Former Michigan State G Max Christie explains decision to leave East Lansing

Michigan State Spartans guard Max Christie decided that he was ready to take the next step in his career to the NBA after just one season in East Lansing, declaring for the 2022 Draft shortly after his team’s tournament loss to the Duke Blue Devils. His freshman year saw him average 9.3 points and 3.5 … Read more

Adreian Payne was reportedly shot while trying to prevent domestic dispute

UPDATE: According to a report from ESPN, court documents released on Tuesday indicate that former Michigan State star Adreian Payne was fatally shot after he was trying to help prevent a domestic dispute involving his killer (Lawrence Dority) and Dority’s girlfriend. Embed from Getty Images It began with Payne and his girlfriend, going to the … Read more

Michigan State coach Tom Izzo releases statement after death of Adreian Payne

The Michigan State Spartans family suffered a stunning loss earlier today with the shocking death of Adreian Payne, who was gunned down in Florida; his murderer is now in police custody. Payne was only 31 years of age. Immediately after the news broke and was later confirmed, tributes and condolences began pouring in from Spartans … Read more

Details emerge regarding death of former Michigan State star Adreian Payne

UPDATE: According to a report from the Orange County Sheriff’s office in Orlando, Florida, former Michigan State standout Adreian Payne was shot and killed at 1:37 a.m. on May 9. Embed from Getty Images “Orange County Sheriff’s deputies responded to the 2500 block of Egret Shores Drive regarding a shoooting. A male in his 30s … Read more

Former Michigan State star and fan favorite Adreian Payne dies at 31

According to a confirmation tweet from Chris Solari, former Michigan State standout and fan-favorite Adreian Payne has died at the age of 31. Solari was confirming an earlier tweet from former Ohio State star, Jared Sullinger. There are no reports at this time as to Payne’s cause of death. @realdetroitsportsnation We at DSN send our … Read more

Michigan State football embarrasses themselves with ‘Championship’ ring [Photos]

Let me begin by saying that I am a fan of the University of Michigan and there is nothing I like better than seeing Ohio State lose in everything they do. That being said, over the past decade or so, Michigan State has certainly gained a bit of ground on my ‘most-hated’ list as they … Read more

Michigan State hockey hires former Red Wings assistant as new head coach

According to multiple reports, Adam Nightingale has been hired by Michigan State to be their new hockey coach. Embed from Getty Images As noted by Brad Galli, Nightingale, who spent the last two years as a head coach ad USA Hockey’s NTDP, was an assistant for the Detroit Red Wings during the 2019-20 season. Nation, … Read more

Former Michigan State C Julius Marble II transfers to Texas A&M

Former Michigan State Spartans center Julius Marble is heading back to his home state. Embed from Getty Images He announced on social media that he’s committed to playing next season at Texas A&M, two weeks after he entered the transfer portal. I want to Thank God for putting me in this position I would also … Read more

Michigan State FB/TE Connor Heyward drafted by Pittsburgh Steelers

Well, we said that Michigan State FB/TE Connor Heyward would land with the Detroit Lions or the Pittsburgh Steelers and we were correct. Embed from Getty Images With the No. 208 overall pick in the 2022 NFL Draft, the Steelers have selected Heyward. What makes this really cool is that Connor is the younger brother … Read more

Michigan State WR Jalen Nailor selected by Minnesota Vikings in 2022 NFL Draft

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He had to wait a while for his name to be called but Michigan State WR Jalen Nailor is now in the NFL. Embed from Getty Images With the No. 191 overall pick in the 2022 NFL Draft, the Minnesota Vikings have selected Jalen Nailor. Minnesota Vikings drafted Jalen Nailor — Aaron Wilson (@AaronWilson_NFL) April … Read more