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Detroiters are widely known as sports fanatics, regardless of wins or losses, these fans stay true to their teams.
The Red Wings, boasting an incredible 11 Stanley Cup championship wins, are the state’s professional hockey team, and draw quite the crowd each season to Joe Louis Arena. Detroit’s professional basketball team, The Pistons, packs the Palace of Auburn Hills.
When it comes to football, the Lions, Detroit’s professional football team, call downtown Ford Field their home, which was the site of the 2006 Super Bowl and 2009 Final Four, and the Tigers, Detroit’s professional baseball team, slug it out at Comerica Park.