Michigan’s Derrick Walton Jr. snags Preseason All-Big Ten honors

Derrick Walton has had a solid career for the Michigan Wolverines. Walton had the unenviable task of taking over point guard duties for former Michigan great and NBA top-10 pick Trey Burke. Even in the shadow of such lofty expectations, Walton has been a key component for the Wolverines over the years. In 2016 as a junior, Walton averaged 11.6 points … 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

Glenn Robinson III signs three-year deal with Pacers

Glenn Robinson III’s NBA carousel continues. After an underwhelming rookie year that began in Minnesota and ended in Philadelphia, Robinson, the former high-flying Michigan wing, is heading back to the Midwest after signing a three-year deal with the Indiana Pacers. Robinson’s decision to join the Pacers will serve as a homecoming of sorts, as he played high … 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