Found December 23, 2012 on Fox Sports Detroit:
DETROIT Imagine a Little League field where Ted Williams, Willie Mays, Sparky Anderson and Joe Torre all learned the game of baseball. Or a corner gym where Magic Johnson, LeBron James, Phil Jackson and Gregg Popovich had all been taught to play basketball. You'd think that a place like that would be a shrine, wouldn't you? Fans from around the country, if not the world, would make pilgrimages to visit a magical place that produced so much talent. It would probably include statues of the stars and a museum of the sport's local ties. It, by itself, would be a major tourist attraction. There's a place just like that in Detroit. Not in some hidden corner of the city, either. It's right off Interstate-75 and is within easy walking distance of both Ford Field and Comerica Park. But it's not a museum, and it certainly isn't a tourist attraction. It's yet another crumbling, abandoned building in the Motor City, and its only visitors are rats, the stray ...

BNHL 12/19-12/25 Johan Franzen returns, NYI @ Det, CBJ @ Det

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Detroit Red Wings: Alumni Team Raises over $100,000 for Slain Officer’s Family

Photo courtesy of the Detroit Free Press By Rhys Richards (@RREsq) On Friday night, the Red Wings Alumni team took on the Heroes in Blue at Compuware Arena in an effort to raise money for the family of police officer Patrick O’Rourke. More than 4,000 people attended the event. The Joe Kocur Foundation for Children teamed up with the Detroit Red Wings Alumni Association and the...
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