Chris Paul and Jim Caldwell Exchanging Pleasantries In Detroit (Photo)

Lance Martinez from My Detroit Sports provides this photo of Los Angeles Clippers star point guard Chris Paul saying hello to Detroit Lions head coach Jim Caldwell, after a recent Clippers visit to The Palace of Auburn Hills, for a game against the Pistons.

Though the two men did not overlap during separate stints at Wake Forest, the pair does have the ACC school in common. Paul played two seasons with the Demon Deacons from 2003 through 2005, while Caldwell served as the university’s head football coach from 1993 through 2000.

Juwan Howard Sporting Both Michigan and Miami Gear (Photo)

Here is an original photo of former longtime NBA player/current Miami Heat assistant coach Juwan Howard holding up a Michigan Wolverines jacket (while wearing a Heat sweatshirt) at The Palace of Auburn Hills. The picture is provided by Lance Martinez from My Detroit Sports.

Despite growing up on the South Side of Chicago, many fans still place Howard’s younger days in the state of Michigan, due to his three-year run with the iconic Fab Five, in nearby Ann Arbor. The Palace sits just 54 miles northeast of the Michigan campus.



Lakers Great James Worthy Spotted At LA Pharmacy

Monday, Los Angeles Lakers hall of famer James Worthy was spotted at a CVS Pharmacy in the Brentwood neighborhood of West LA.

Ironically, another Lakers hall of famer, Elgin Baylor, was seen at the very same CVS, back in 2015.

The 55-year-old Worthy played 12 seasons with the Lakers, winning three NBA titles, while appearing in seven all-star games. Worthy averaged 17.6 points and 5.1 rebounds per game, during the regular season and an outstanding 21.1 points per contest, in postseason play. 

The Late Great Craig Sager During The 2016 Playoffs (Photo)

Lance Martinez from My Detroit Sports provides this photo of he and the late great Craig Sager, who passed away Thursday, after a courageous two-year battle with acute myeloid leukemia. Sager was 65. He leaves behind his wife Stacy and five adult children.

This photo occured outside of The Palace of Auburn Hills, during last season’s opening round playoff series between the Pistons and the eventual world champion Cleveland Cavaliers.

Sager was in the midst of battling his horrific disease at the point when this picture was gathered.



The Celtics Future Practice Facility Includes Some Very Noteworthy Neighbors

Auerbach Center at New Balance World Headquarters In the spring of 2018, the Boston Celtics will move into a brand new practice facility and team headquarters, located at the Boston Landing development, in the city’s Allston-Brighton neighborhood.

Boston Celtics

Celtics Lottery Pick Jaylen Brown Signing Autographs (Photo)

This original photo showcases Boston Celtics forward Jaylen Brown signing autographs before a recent game in Detroit. The picture is courtesy of Lance Martinez from My Detroit Sports.

25 games into his rookie campaign, Brown is averaging 5.6 points, 2.0 rebounds and 0.6 assists per game, coming off the bench for Boston (Brown has started 3 games this season). The 20-year-old Atlanta area native played one season of college ball at Cal, where he earned Pac-12 Freshman of the Year honors. Brown was selected with the third pick in last June’s draft.



Celtics Fanphoto | Isaiah Thomas Signing Autographs

Here is an original fanphoto of Boston Celtics star point guard Isaiah Thomas signing autographs at The Palace of Auburn Hills. The shot is provided by Lance Martinez from My Detroit Sports.

For three pretty unbelievable reasons, Thomas stands as one of the most unique and unlikely great players in the NBA. No wonder an Isaiah Thomas autograph is a big deal for fans. 

1. The 27-year-old ranks as the shortest player in the league at just 5’9.

Magic Johnson Autograph Event In His Home State | Video

Above is original video of NBA icon Magic Johnson signing autographs at Detroit City Sports, in the Detroit suburb of Sterling Heights, Michigan. The clip is provided by Lance Martinez of My Detroit Sports.

The American sports legend grew up in the Michigan capital city of Lansing, which sits 90 miles west of Sterling Heights. Before becoming a hall of fame point guard for the Los Angeles Lakers, Johnson became a hero in his home state, amid leading Everett High School to a state title in 1977 and the Michigan State Spartans to an NCAA title in 1979.

The Courts At Mayo Clinic Square Are First Class All The Way | Photos

Mayo Clinic Square Downtown Minneapolis Upon moving into Target Center back in 1990 (team’s second year of existence), the Minnesota Timberwolves began holding practice on a court located in the Life Time Athletic Club, situated underneath t

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Dwyane Wade Is Renting An Incredible Chicago Pad This Season (Photos)

Dwyane Wade Home Gold Coast Chicago After spending 13 hall of fame seasons with the Miami Heat, a stint that included 3 NBA titles and 12 All-Star appearances, Dwyane Wade has returned to his native Chicago, amid signing a 2-year/$47 million deal with the

Dwyane Wade

14 Things You May Not Have Known About Russell Westbrook

Oklahoma City Thunder superstar Russell Westbrook is without question one of the best players in the NBA. The 6’3 point guard can do it all, filling up the stat sheet on a nightly basis, while playing the game with an incredible level of intensity. The LA area native stands as one of the world’s most interesting athletes, both on and off the court.  Here are 14 things you may not have known about the perennial NBA All-Star. 

D’Angelo Russell Autograph Appearance At LA Auto Show | Photo

Instagram handle @seymourmundi provides with this photo of Lakers point guard D’Angelo Russell signing autographs at the Los Angeles Auto Show. The annual automobile extravaganza takes place at the Los Angeles Convention Center, located directly across the street from Staples Center, in downtown LA.

Here is original video of Blake Griffin signing at the very same event, a couple years back.




The Lakers New Practice Facility Has It All (Video)

UCLA Health Training CenterIn 2000, the Los Angeles Lakers and Los Angeles Kings opened the Toyota Sports Center in El Segundo, California, five minutes south of Los Angeles International Airport.

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The Pistons and Red Wings New Arena Is A Big Deal For Detroit

Little Caesars Arena and District Detroit Development Last week, the Detroit Pistons announced that next season they will be joining the Detroit Red Wings as co-tenants in the brand new Little Caesars Arena, located in Midtown Detroit,

Detroit Pistons

Mudiay, Faried, Gallinari and Other Nuggets Signing Autographs (Video)

Above is original video (provided by Lance Martinez from My Detroit Sports) featuring multiple members of the Denver Nuggets signing autographs, prior to a recent game against the Detroit Pistons, at The Palace of Auburn Hills. The clip includes Emmanuel Mudiay, Gary Harris, Kenneth Faried, Wilson Chandler, Mike Miller and Danilo Gallinari.

The Nuggets enter Wednesday with a 6-8 record, after a 110-107 win over the Chicago Bulls, Tuesday night in Denver.

Walt Frazier and Mike Breen Knicks Broadcasters Up Close | Photo

Lance Martinez from My Detroit Sports provides this original photo of longtime New York Knicks broadcasters Mike Breen and Walt “Clyde” Frazier, as the broadcasting pair prepped for a recent game between New York and the Detroit Pistons.

Stephen Curry's Alamo House Is Stunning | Photos

Stephen Curry Alamo Home Golden State Warriors superstar Stephen Curry (and his family) are once again on the move.

Stephen Curry

The Bucks Are About To Seriously Upgrade Their Arena and Practice Venues (Photos)

Bucks New ArenaIn 2018, the Milwaukee Bucks will move into a brand new arena, located in downtown Milwaukee, directly across the street from their home venue since 1988, the BMO Harris Bradley Center.

Milwaukee Bucks

Giannis Antetokounmpo, Monroe, Dellavedova and Other Bucks Signing Autographs | Video

Above is original video featuring several members of the Milwaukee Bucks signing autographs, prior to a recent game against the Detroit Pistons, at The Palace of Auburn Hills.  The clip (provided by Lance Martinez from My Detroit Sports) features Giannis Antetokounmpo, Rashad Vaughn, Thon Maker, Greg Monroe, Tony Snell, John Henson and Matthew Dellavedova.

A Giannis Antetokounmpo autograph has quickly become a big deal of NBA fans.