hbo http://michiganradio.org en Pontiac Silverdome preps for HBO boxing match http://michiganradio.org/post/pontiac-silverdome-preps-hbo-boxing-match <P>The owners of the Pontiac Silverdome are making plans for the aging football stadium’s first significant sporting event since they bought it over a year ago.&nbsp;&nbsp; But the event is more about raising the Silverdome’s profile than making a lot of money.</P> <P>&nbsp;When a Toronto developer bought the 80 thousand seat stadium last year for about 600 thousand dollars…he said he had big plans.&nbsp;&nbsp; But during the past year…the Silverdome has played host to only minor events.&nbsp;&nbsp;</P> <P>Next month, the Silverdome will host a championship boxing match that will be featured Tue, 07 Dec 2010 19:51:09 +0000 488 at http://michiganradio.org Pontiac Silverdome preps for HBO boxing match