A look at Detroit Mayor Dave Bing

DETROIT – NAME: Dave Bing.

AGE: 69 (Born Nov. 29, 1943).

EDUCATION: Bachelor’s degree in economics, Syracuse University.

PARTY: Democratic.

POLITICAL CAREER: Detroit mayor, 2009-present.

FAMILY: Married to Yvette; three daughters.

BUSINESS CAREER: Founder of The Bing Group, manufacturer and supplier to auto industry.

NBA CAREER: Second overall NBA draft pick in 1966 by the Detroit Pistons; spent nine of 12 NBA seasons with Detroit; 1990 Hall of Fame inductee.

NBA CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: Averaged 20.3 points per game and 6 assists per game with Detroit, Washington and Boston; averaged 27.1 points per game in 1967-68 and 27 points per game in 1970-71 for Detroit.