Detroit Pistons great Ben Wallace now part owner of Grand Rapids Drive

Detroit Free Press
Detroit Pistons great Ben Wallace now part owner of Grand Rapids Drive
Detroit Pistons great Ben Wallace now part owner of Grand Rapids Drive

The Grand Rapids Drive, the Detroit Pistons' Gatorade League affiliate, announced Wednesday that four-time NBA defensive player of the year Ben Wallace has joined the team's ownership group. Wallace, the defensive catalyst of the 2004 NBA champion Pistons, will "learn the business of basketball and promote the Grand Rapids Drive brand," Pistons vice chairman Arn Tellem said in a news release. After being around the organization for the last few months, Wallace joined Drive owner/president Steve Jbara for the formal announcement in Grand Rapids on Wednesday. “I am grateful to Steve Jbara and his organization for giving me the opportunity to seek a new career back in basketball. I am thrilled

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