Let's be clear: No single player can stop LeBron James. Even after 13 seasons, waves of defenders are required to keep the four-time MVP in check. The Detroit Pistons and Atlanta Hawks failed to mitigate James' impact in the first and second rounds of the Eastern Conference playoffs, respectively. Show More Summary
Author note: This article contains a fair bit of profanity. Rather than censoring it, we’ll let you read it in its entirety and proceed with caution. Detroit rapper Danny Brown has come under fire lately after a not-so-friendly encounter with a photographer. First seen on the subreddit r/hiphopheads, the story begins at a concert of [...]Show More Summary
1,500 Detroit Public School Teachers Call Out Sick, Most Detroit Schools Shuttered
DETROIT -- Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton took her general-election playbook against GOP hopeful Donald Trump for a test drive Sunday with one of her core constituencies: black voters. While addressing thousands of...Show More Summary
Sounds like: Conway, J Dilla, Quelle Song: Guilty Simpson - Letting Off Steam / Love What's so good? Unfortunately lacking a strong push from its label, Guilty Simpson's Detroit's Son LP is heading for cult status. The MC is no frills, maybe that's why he's not quite the lighting rod for attention in today's environment. Show More Summary
From a tiny studio to a charming brick cottage Welcome to Curbed Comparisons, a column that explores what one can rent for a set dollar amount in various cities across the U.S. Is one person's studio another's townhouse? Let's find out!...Show More Summary
The Detroit Free Press just published compensation figures for the CEOs of GM, Ford and Fiat-Chrysler. And let’s just say: if you’re a Bernie Sanders supporter, you might want to look away. Read more...
LeBron James spent large portions of Game 2 punking the Detroit Pistons. He dunked all over Reggie Bullock and let everyone know how awesome it felt, he stink-faced Marcus Morris for daring to leave him open, and he gave rookie Stanley Johnson a meaningful bump during a timeout: Read more...
LeBron James only went to the free-throw line four times during the Cleveland Cavaliers’ 106-101 Game 1 victory over the Detroit Pistons on Sunday. Despite that, Pistons head coach Stan Van Gundy clearly wasn’t happy with the preferential treatment that the Cavs star was receiving early on in the game. During an interview with ESPN’s Lisa […]
The 2016 NFL schedule is officially out. Let's look ahead to Thanksgiving already, huh? Once again, three games will be dominating the TV for Turkey Day on Nov. 24. And as per NFL tradition, the Dallas Cowboys and Detroit Lions willShow More Summary
Recently in Detroit authorities have been looking for a suspect who allegedly targeted an 11-year-old girl on mobile messaging app Kik among other possible victims. Instead of letting police do their job one member of a victim’s family allegedly took it upon themselves to hit a 19-year-old male with their car who they thought was the suspect. Show More Summary
Saturday, the Detroit Red Wings qualified for the NHL playoffs for the 25th year in a row. A streak that already sounds ridiculous, but let's take a second and think about what that really means. The last time the Red Wings failed to make the playoffs was the 89-90 season. Show More Summary
Detroit house producer Omar-S is finally set to follow his excellent 2013 LP Thank You For Letting Me Be Myself. A release date hasn't been set, but his new album The Best comes out at some point this year via his FXHE Records imprint. Stream clips of every song over at his website... Continue reading…
let's go @DetroitRedWings — steven yeun (@steveyeun) April 6, 2016 Walking Dead actor Steven Yeun was just minding his own business and cheering for his favorite hockey team, the Detroit Red Wings, on Twitter. After all, that's a very relaxing thing to do when you're not acting. Show More Summary
VideoMaybe it's just being in such close proximity to the Detroit auto makers or a stone's throw away from the Hyundai USA technical-development center. But the folks at Domino's headquarters in Ann Arbor, Mich., just can't let go of this idea that they are car makers. Last fall, they unveiled the [...]
Guilty Simpson liberates a couple of tracks from the sessions for his Detroit Son album that dropped last year. Katalyst handled production on both, listen below. Previously: Guilty Simpson – Testify
Don't let the Washington Wizards do it. Don't let them get you the same way they've gotten you before. Resist the temptation to see their 124-81 dismantling of the Detroit Pistons as some new level of performance—one that maybe, just maybe you've convinced yourself indicates this season isn't a lost cause. Show More Summary
If Johnson can grow into the role player that lets others shine, the Pistons will really be a top contender in the future. The Detroit Pistons have undergone a significant transformation under Stan Van Gundy, from starting three bigShow More Summary
“The Republicans take a lot of credit for the state coming back, but let’s face it — if the automobile companies weren't bailed out, Michigan would still be in a depression." The post The Economic Issues Detroit Voters Will Be Thinking About On Primary Day appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Tuesday’s Michigan primary election has revived the debate over the 2009 bailout of the auto industry, an issue that is letting Democratic front-runner Hillary Clinton turn the tables on challenger Bernie Sanders.