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Lansing State Journal
Travis Trice, Denzel Valentine ready for new roles
Travis Trice has put in the time and earned the respect of his teammates. Now the Michigan State senior guard is ready to take charge and is embracing his role as a captain in his final season.
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The Only Colors
MSU newcomers at the Moneyball Pro-Am
After two nights spent up at this summer's Pro-Am, here is a casual report about how the new arrivals for MSU basketball are looking.
2014 NBA Summer League roster: Mike Muscala, Adreian Payne headline Atlanta Hawks' frontcourt
The Atlanta Hawks begin play in the Vegas Summer League on Tuesday. The official roster was released Tuesday and we previously took a closer look at the back court options .
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Michigan State Basketball Recruiting: Prioritizing Spartans' Top 2015 Targets
Michigan State has already secured two verbal commitments from the 2015 class in Deyonta Davis and Kyle Ahrens.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
MSU Basketball: Predicting Lourawls "Tum-Tum" Nairn's 2014 impact
Point guard Lourawls "Tum-Tum" Nairn is the headliner of Tom Izzo's second consecutive recruiting class that saw him whiff on several big name recruits.
Meet the other players on Trail Blazers summer league team, including former Washington...
Matthew Bryan-Amaning, who was a first-team all-Pac-10 pick in 2011 while playing for the University of Washington, will be on the Trail Blazers' summer league team.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Marquette Men's Basketball 2014-15 Non-Conference Schedule: The Orlando Classic
I don't think Katy Perry is going to be at the Orlando Classic, but there aren't any solo pictures of Mickey to choose from.
Mateen Cleaves: Freshman point guard Lourawls Nairn 'reminds me of myself'
By the start of the 2014 NCAA Tournament, Michigan State, though a No. 4 seed, was a trendy pick to win the national championship after the Spartans won the Big Ten Tournament title, showing how good they could be at full strength.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Detroit Free Press
Desmond Ferguson's pro-am big draw for current, former MSU players
When Desmond Ferguson started a summer pro-am program in Lansing in 2004, nights like Tuesday were what he envisioned.
Predicting the Most Improved College Basketball Players for the 2014-15 Season
College basketball fans usually look to incoming freshmen to revitalize a team over the offseason, but sometimes the key to a big year is hiding in plain sight.
Michigan State Basketball: Izzo Finds Key Leadership in Trice and Valentine
Questions as to who would lead the reinvigorated Michigan State Spartans are now answered.
Atlanta Hawks' draft pick Adreian Payne looking to Steve Smith for guidance
When the Atlanta Hawks selected Adreian Payne with the No. 15 pick in the 2014 NBA Draft they made a former Hawks legend very happy.
Lansing State Journal
Nairn gets advice from Cleaves, Green
Lourawls Nairn has drawn comparisons to Draymond Green and Mateen Cleaves with the energy and leadership he provides on the court.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Michigan State Basketball: Ranking the Spartans with the Most NBA Potential
2. It'd be nice to see more, but Izzo remains in contention on a yearly basis with the most "collegey" of college players.
Biggest reasons 2014 MSU Basketball team can reach Final Four
Ever since Tom Izzo took over as the MSU Basketball coach, the Spartans have become regulars in the Final Four.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Lansing State Journal
Moneyball Pro-Am basketball: MSU stars, new recruits draw crowd
When Desmond Ferguson started a summer pro-am in Lansing in 2004, nights like Tuesday were what he envisioned.
Biancardi: Michigan State still a contender
Tom Izzo has led the Michigan State Spartans to tremendous heights in the world of college basketball over the past 19 years: a national championship, six Final Four appearances and 17 consecutive NCAA tournament berths.
O'Neil: Izzo's success is no surprise
Andy Katz and Seth Greenberg discuss Michigan State's Tom Izzo, who came in at No.
Michigan State Basketball: Each Projected Starter's Most Concerning Flaw
Michigan State will transition into the new season with players whose early progression has head coach Tom Izzo ecstatic .
Keith Appling hoping to compete for 'wide open' roster spot with Portland Trail Blazers
Michigan State's Keith Appling goes to the basket past Indiana's Noah Vonleh at the Breslin Center in East Lansing on Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014.