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Timeline shows the major events in Palace of Auburn Hills history

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Palace of Auburn Hills skeleton ahead of implosion
Posted at 8:37 AM, Jul 10, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-10 22:30:55-04

(WXYZ) — The Palace of Auburn Hills is set for implosion on Saturday, the final phase of demolition for the arena after decades of hosting major events in metro Detroit.

Since it opening in 1988, the Palace has seen major concerts, three NBA championships and one of the most infamous moments in sports history with the Malice at the Palace.

Reminder: The implosion is set for 8 a.m. Saturday and will be live-streamed on WXYZ.com and our Facebook page, weather pending.

View the timeline below.