'Embarrassing Turnout:' Where Have All the Pistons' Fans Gone? (Not to LCA)
"When the product is so dull, even shiny new surroundings can't make it appealing," one viewer tweets. A Deadspin post says: "The lack of a crowd has been impossible to ignore."
LeBron James Sees Racial Overtones in Gilbert's 2010 Letter
It's hard to forget when Dan Gilbert, in a less-than mature moment, fired off an angry letter to fans in 2010 about LeBron James' departure.
Tigers' Payroll Likely to Dip by Around 30% in 2018
Anibal Sanchez is due $16 million next season, but the team is expected to exercise a $5-million buyout option on his contract and they're expected to exercise it.
Freep Gives Lions' Stafford and Coaches an 'F' for Sunday's Game
Sunday's game in New Orleans was Matthew Stafford's worst in a long time, the Freep notes.
Verlander Is Awesome in Houston Victory Over Yanks
"On the very stage for which the Astros acquired him, Justin Verlander lived up to his name and then some," the Houston Chronicle writes.
Miggy Trouble: Florida Woman Sues Cabrera Over Child Support
Belkis Mariela Rodriguez sued Cabrera after he allegedly slashed child-support payments, a move that coincided with him helping her buy a nearly $1 million home.
Verlander and Houston Fans Love Each Other Big Time in the Postseason
"Today was just incredible," Justin Verlander says. "It's great to be a part of a town that has embraced us this much."
Duggan Helps Gilbert and Gores Try to Lure Major League Soccer
Dan Gilbert and Tom Gores want to build a stadium on the site where the new Wayne County Jail was never completed.
Caption Fun: Readers Have Clever Ideas About What's the Wings Are Doing Here
"Looks like the dry hump challenge," suggests Merritt Anderson. Other entries include planking, yoga and looking for a contact lens or knocked-out tooth.
How the Tigers Plan to Draw Fans in 2018 When They Really Suck (Again)
As part of their promotional plans, the Detroit Tigers intend to commemorate the 50th anniversary of their 1968 World Series championship team, Crain's reports.
Martha Ford Asks Players Not to Kneel; Offers to Donate to Cause
"As a team, we came together, talked to Mrs. Ford, the owners, and we understand the issues for the most part, generally," running back Ameer Abdullah tells the Freep.
Gilbert Gets 'Vile, Disgusting, Racist' Messages After LeBron's Trump Attack
"There's an element of racism that I didn't even realize existed in this country this much."
Andrew Romine May Play All 9 Positions at Last Home Game
Andrew Romine would become the fifth player in Major League history to play all nine positions.