Pistons celebrate their past in final game at Palace

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. (AP) — Dennis Rodman walked across the court to deliver the game ball in a brief pregame ceremony, setting the tone for a night of celebration — one final chance for Detroit fans to gather at The Palace of Auburn Hills and revel in all the Pistons accomplished during nearly three decades at the suburban arena.

  • Written by NOAH TRISTER , AP Sports Writer

Akron stadium nears foreclosure as owners push alternative

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — The University of Akron's former football stadium in northeast Ohio is headed toward foreclosure as its current owners push a proposal to have the city own the deteriorating property and lease it back to them for other use.