10 Notorious times the state of Michigan got jobbed by the refs

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No matter the sport, referees make mistakes. That being said, it seems like teams from the state of Michigan seem to get jobbed by the refs more than anyone else. Let’s take a look at ten notorious times the Great Lakes State felt the burn from the men in stripes (in no particular order): 1. … Read more

Former Michigan Wolverines star Trey Burke finds a new (and old) NBA home

Former Michigan Wolverines star Trey Burke has found himself a new NBA home deep in the heart of Texas. According to The Athletic NBA Insider Shams Charania, Burke has agreed to a deal with the Dallas Mavericks for the remainder of the 2019-20 season. It will be his second go-around with the Mavericks after being … Read more

Jalen Rose reveals his Michigan basketball all-time starting five

The University of Michigan has never been known as a basketball school but that does not mean they have not had some success over the years. Sure, the Wolverines only have one NCAA Championship (1989) but they have been to the Championship game on six occasions and to the Final Four eight times. Throughout their … Read more

NCAA: Louisville must vacate 2013 National Title they won over Michigan

So, does this mean that the Michigan Wolverines are the true 2013 National Champions? The NCAA officially confirmed today that the University of Louisville must vacate its 2013 National Championship, denying the school’s appeal the original decision last June that penalized them for “arranging striptease dances and sex acts for prospects, student-athletes and others.” Louisville men's … Read more

WATCH: Michigan’s D.J. Wilson hits game-tying 3-pointer from the moon

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Down by three and frantic, sometimes prayers are answered. D.J. Wilson flushed an incredible game-tying three at the end of regulation to momentarily save Michigan, who would later fall in overtime to Minnesota. ARE YOU KIDDING ME #TreyBurkeReincarnate pic.twitter.com/WMRTgJYhon — Paul Rochon (@DSNProchon) February 20, 2017

Trey Burke clarifies his comments about the ‘jail food’ at Michigan

Back in October, Trey Burke had some choice words about the time he spent at Michigan, specifically regarding the food that was served to him. In fact, Burke referred to the breakfast served at Michigan to “jail food.” Burke now plays for the Washington Wizards and following a recent matchup against the Detroit Pistons, Burke … Read more

Former Michigan PG Trey Burke says he was poorly fed and prepared for life after college

During his time at the University of Michigan from 2011-13, point guard Trey Burke was one of the premier players in the country. He had a chance to leave for the NBA after his freshman campaign and potentially be a lottery pick, but he opted to return for a second year. All he did was help … Read more

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

NCAA FLASHBACK: Trey Burke hits 30-foot shot, leads Michigan past Kansas

  With the University of Michigan officially eliminated from March Madness, we figured it would be nice to throw Wolverine fans (including myself) a bone with this NCAA flashback from the 2013 NCAA Tournament. Trey Burke may not have played for the Wolverines for very long, but there is no question that he made one of … Read more

Burke shines, Caldwell-Pope struggles in ‘Rising Stars Challenge’

NBA All-Star Weekend is officially underway as the BBVA Compass Rising Stars Challenge is in the books. The game featured the USA vs. the World and a couple of players with Michigan ties were teammates for the USA team. Former University of Michigan standout Trey Burke scored 17 points while dishing out 4 assists as the USA … Read more

Caldwell-Pope highlights young field in BBVA Compass Rising Stars Challenge

After the Sprint Celebrity Game kicks off All-Star weekend tonight, the BBVA Compass Rising Stars Challenge will tip off at 9 p.m. at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. This year will be the first year of a new format for the challenge. The past few years, the game has pitted teams mixed of … Read more

Pistons’ Kentavious Caldwell-Pope selected to ‘Rising Stars Challenge’

Detroit Pistons shooting guard Kentavious Caldwell-Pope has been selected to participate in the NBA’s BBVA Compass Rising Stars Challenge during NBA All-Star Weekend 2015. Or, to put it in simpler terms, he’s going to be playing in the rookie-sophomore game. Caldwell-Pope has started all 46 games this year for the Pistons, averaging 11.8 points per game, … Read more

Play of the Night: Trey Burke Puts Reggie Jackson on Skates (Video)

Less than a week after his game-winning fallaway jumper against the New York Knicks, former Michigan star Trey Burke made another contribution to the career highlight reel Tuesday evening. This time, it came in the form of a stepback crossover dribble that buckled the legs of Oklahoma City guard Reggie Jackson. After his Utah Jazz squad … Read more