A $50,000 donation from Tom Gores and Platinum Equity to the Chevrolet Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix led to the replacement and addition of energy efficient lights on the MacArthur Bridge.
Lansing school board president Peter Spadafore says he’s “speechless.”
“Andre is a maximum guy,” Gores said, according to the team. “He’s a maximum guy, and he’s not only a great player, he’s a great person.”
Improved Wi-Fi, an enhanced mobile app for the Pistons and a new high-definition scoreboard are among $40 million in enhancements made to The Palace of Auburn Hills.
Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan spoke on Sports Illustrated’s SI Now podcast and said that he thinks bringing the Detroit Pistons back to the city will benefit the area.
If the reports are true then Michigan State fans rejoice. It appears that Tom Izzo will be a lifer with the Spartans.
The Detroit Pistons need this time to be different, and yet the start of this next chapter felt familiar.
He almost seemed embarrassed by past seasons.
The discussions are reportedly in the early stages, with the percentage of ownership not yet agreed upon.
“I am convinced,” Gores said. “I’m so confident that this is going to work.