Tom Izzo and Michigan State land 5-star prospect Max Christie

“Our cup runneth over!” – Tom Izzo probably. Where will 5-star recruit @Max12Christie take his talents to next season? He joins @theandykatz to make his announcement! https://t.co/45bXL7k025 — FOX College Hoops (@CBBonFOX) July 7, 2020 Fresh off the heels of the Emoni Bates commitment (yes, he’s still committed), Michigan State men’s basketball lands another huge … Read more

How the Pistons can unload Blake Griffin’s contract

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Blake Griffin made minor headlines the other day when he said “If I’m on the Detroit Pistons, I’m doing everything I can to prepare to play for them and win games”. Well, what if he’s not? Is that even possible? Is there a world where Blake Griffin doesn’t finish out his massive contract (Owed $75,768,024 … Read more

Former Spartans, Wolverines on the NBA stage – Where are they now?

Raise your hand if you thought Draymond Green would be an NBA Champion and surefire all-star when the 6-foot-7 former Michigan State forward was selected 35th overall in the 2012 NBA Draft. If you saw this coming, we’ve got nothing but respect. But for many (present company included), Green’s impact on the NBA level has been … Read more

Denzel Valentine’s senior season could be filled with ‘Magic’

In case you were too locked into the college football playoff race, the latest NFL news and notes, or following your favorite team in the NBA or NHL, the college basketball season kicked off last Friday. Most teams around the country have played at least a couple games now. The 13th-ranked Michigan State Spartans rolled to … Read more

MSU’s Gary Harris makes NBA debut, Mom misses awesome dunk

Playing time has been hard to come by for Denver Nuggets rookie guard Gary Harris. In fact, through his team’s first seven games, Harris had yet to be added to the active roster. The Nuggets happen to be heavy on talent in the backcourt, leaving Harris in a constant state of wait-your-turn. But after veteran Randy … Read more

Ex-Wolverine Stauskas starts warm, cools in NBA debut

Former University of Michigan sharpshooter Nik Stauskas made his NBA début Wednesday night, quickly learning the challenging ebb and flow that can come along with the professional game. Drafted 8th overall by the Sacramento Kings, the 2014 Big Ten Player of the Year made his first NBA appearance by playing the role of sixth man in the … Read more