It was a big night for the Detroit Pistons at the NBA, having Jaden Ivey available when it came for them pick at number 5. Ivey wanted to play for the Pistons, so this appears to be a marriage made in heaven, so the speak. Then, trying to wade through a confusing three-team trade, the Pistons walked away with Jalen Duren from Memphis. That's the basketball news. But wait there's more.
The Flint Tropics Basketball team has been announced in Flint as a Professional Minor League with the help of two Flint natives and will be holding tryouts soon. The halftime shows are gonna be insane!
Last weekend's most impressive buzzer beater and celebration was in Grand Rapids.
17-year-old Special Olympics athlete Walter Alvesteffer hit a buzzer beater then did a flip to pump up the crowd.
Detroit Piston Andre Drummond and former Piston Rick Mahorn have both tweeted about the play and celebration.