The NBA’s Board of Governors has unanimously approved the sale of the Detroit Pistons to California investor Tom Gores.
NBA Commissioner David Stern has stated that the sale of the Detroit Pistons to Tom Gores, a Flint native, has been approved by the league and could close within a week.
Billionaire financier Tom Gores is expected to receive final approval from the league’s Board of Governors to purchase the franchise and its assets from current owner Karen Davidson, widow of longtime owner Bill Davidson.
Two are better than one. At least that’s the latest on who will be the owner of the Detroit Pistons franchise.
If Dan Gilbert has his way there could be dribbling of NBA players again in the Motor City.
Prospective owner Tom Gores grew up in the Flint area and attended Michigan State.
The Pistons sale likely to be complete by the end of May. Today NBA Commissioner David Stern saying that Tom Gores is very gung-ho and he is excited that he will be taking over for the team.
Prospective owner Tom Gores grew up in the Flint area and attended Michigan State. His roots in Michigan make it even more exciting to him that he’s purchasing the Pistons franchise. He beat out several bidders, including Red Wings and Tigers owner Mike Ilitch.
Doug was wondering how he would look with Tom Gores haircut so we managed to get doug the haircut.
Tom Gores isn’t quite sure what changes he will make as the Pistons’ owner. He’s certain of one thing — he’ll do everything in his power to make the franchise a winner again.