Palace Sports and Entertainment
PS&E owned the Tampa Bay Lightning of the NHL, the Asheville Tourists of minor league baseball's South Atlantic League, and it owned the WNBA's Detroit Shock until 2009, when the team was sold to a group of investors from Oklahoma.
PS&E also owns and/or operates several venues including its namesake The Palace of Auburn Hills in Auburn Hills, Michigan and the DTE Energy Music Theatre in Clarkston, Michigan. Meadow Brook Music Festival on the Oakland University campus in neighboring Rochester Hills is owned by Palace Sports and Entertainment; the company is responsible in many aspects of operating the venue, ranging from booking performances to having Palace security personnel work the events.
- PalaceNet.com - The Official Site of Palace Sports and Entertainment
-  Lightning sold to Absolute Hockey (USA Today)