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Michigan State basketball fans are understandably down today after last night's loss to Louisville. Michigan fans have had a week to get over their team's loss to Ohio, but the potential of losing PG Trey Burke to the NBA is much more frightening than an early NCAA exit.
The Lions re-signed middle linebacker Stephen Tulloch to a 5-year extension earlier this week. While terms of the contract haven't been released, I can't imagine that the Lions overpaid based on the other moves they have made so far this offseason. And in case you weren't a fan of the Jeff Backus deal, it's only about half as expensive as we first thought.
If that isn't enough Lions excitement for you, they hosted former Oregon RB LaMichael James for a pre-draft visit this week as well.
Pavel Datsyuk: the Russian Don Draper? OK, so maybe he didn't exactly say that, but Datsyuk says that being an ad man wouldn't be out of the question in this interview with Puck Da...
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With the news of 3 players transferring from Michigan Basketball all eyes now turn to Trey Burke. The Detroit Free Press spoke to Burke’s father, Benji, and he told them where things stand with Trey and the NBA.
“Trey, he would love to come back, because he thinks they’re going to have a good team,” Benji said. “In the same breath, how do I pass up the opportunity of a...
As teams’ seasons end, more and more underclassmen will look to test their NBA Draft fortunes. With the time to withdraw from the draft coming up as quickly, decisions need to be made with little information. Today, the NBA Draft Blog Scouting Report looks at another freshman who is rumored to have one eye already on the NBA – Michigan’s Trey Burke. Burke had a good freshman...
ALLEN PARK, Mich. There was a decided lack of drama in contract negotiations between the Lions and middle linebacker Stephen Tulloch that eventually led to Tulloch re-signing with a 5-year contract.
Tulloch wanted to return to the Lions.
The Lions wanted him back.
All it took was time not hand-wringing or name-calling to get a deal done.
Eight days a lifetime for many during...
Michigan fans are currently fretting about whether or not their fabulous frosh, Trey Burke, will return for his sophomore season or jump to the NBA. When you bring a program back into prominence like John Beilein has done with U-M Hoops, these are the “problems” that tend to develop. Talented players want their shot at the NBA. If they feel the time is right, they have to take...
When Michigan fell to 13-seeded Ohio in the first round of the NCAA Tournament on Thursday, its quest for its first Sweet 16 appearance since 1994 was definitively lost, but the Wolverines may be on the verge of suffering an even bigger loss in the near future.
Freshman point guard Trey Burke, who led the Wolverines in scoring (14.8 ppg) and assists (4.6 apg), is considering entering...
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Trey Burke has submitted his information to the NBA Draft Advisory Council.
Evan Smotrycz, Carlton Brundidge and Colton Christian are transferring.
John Beilein plans to watch Amedeo Della Valle in a scrimmage this afternoon.
Yesterday was a busy news day in regards to the Michigan basketball roster and there wasn’t a lot of time left over for reaction. Here...