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Major League Soccer To Add 4 Teams By 2020 Season

Major League Soccer isn’t content to rest once its latest franchise joins the fold in 2015.

97.1 The Ticket–08/01/2013

Oct 2001: Pontiac Silverdome in Pontiac, Michigan. (Credit: Tom Pidgeon/Allsport)

Silverdome Owner Pushing For Detroit Soccer Venue

The Silverdome’s owner is proposing a $1 billion complex in Detroit that would include a new soccer stadium — part of an effort to bring an expansion Major League Soccer franchise to the city.

97.1 The Ticket–07/25/2013

The roof of the Pontiac Silverdome has been visibly damaged by strong winds. (WWJ Photo/Bill Szumanski)

Pontiac Silverdome Damaged By Strong Winds

Strong winds over the past few days have damaged what is left of the roof at the Pontiac Silverdome.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/22/2013

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Silverdome Roof Deflated Ahead Of Renovations

It’s not quite a “dome” at the moment.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/03/2013

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Get Your DIY Fix At The Michigan Home And Garden Show

It’s a sign of Spring time: The 21st Annual Michigan Home and Garden Show is back at the Pontiac Silverdome. The show features ideas about landscaping, gardening and home improvement.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/10/2012

Oct 2001: Pontiac Silverdome in Pontiac, Michigan. (Credit: Tom Pidgeon/Allsport)

Pat Caputo: Like The Re-Design Of The Silverdome, But Not Sure If MLS Soccer Will Fly In This Area

The concept sounds great. Taking the roof off the Silverdome, cutting the stadium essentially in half and making it an outdoor stadium with natural grass.

97.1 The Ticket–03/01/2012

Oct 2001: Pontiac Silverdome in Pontiac, Michigan. (Credit: Tom Pidgeon/Allsport)

Baseball And Softball At The Pontiac Silverdome

How do you play baseball in a nippy Michigan fall and snow-white Michigan winter? Bring it inside.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/07/2011


Plans Unveiled For State-Fair Replacement

The Michigan State Fair is returning — under a different name, and at a different location.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/07/2011

State Fair

Plans For A Great Lakes Agricultural Fair

Plans to be unveiled Monday for the Great Lakes Agricultural Fair to be held at the Pontiac Silverdome.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/06/2011


The Super Fight

Tonight at the Silverdome a big time HBO boxing match is taking place. Timothy Bradley (26-0-11) vs. Devon Alexander (21-0-13) in a match for the unified WBC/WBO belt. This should be an exciting hard hitting […]

97.1 The Ticket–01/29/2011