Posted December 13, 2012 on
In his weekly appearance on Sports Talk 1050 WTKA the Wolverines headman discussed his team's defensive growth, Tim Hardaway's ability to play beyond his shooting woes, the unselfishness that permeates the team, Caris Levert's progress, the upcoming match-up with West Virginia, and more.
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John Beilein, Trey Burke and Tim Hardaway Jr. met with the media in Ann Arbor on Friday afternoon before heading to Brooklyn for Saturday’s Winter Hoops Festival match-up with West Virginia. Watch all three players be interviewed in the embedded media players below.
Burke and Hardaway after the jump.
In episode #6 of 2012, host Andy Bottoms is joined by John Gasaway of Basketball Prospectus and ESPN Insider.
They discuss the Big Ten’s best freshmen, Illinois’ hot start, the turnarounds of Tim Hardaway Jr. and Brandon Paul, and his early impressions of the teams at the top of the conference.
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Tim Hardaway Jr. started the season doing pretty much everything well, even winning MVP honors at the NIT Tip-Off. Recently, however, Hardaway has been experiencing some of the same trouble he experienced around this time last season. Namely, his shots aren’t falling.
Over Michigan’s past two games, Hardaway has shot just 3-of-13 from long range. However, the junior said that...
@TKBigCrew Which ’13 recruit has the greatest opportunity to make an impact as a freshman?
The easy answer is Derrick Walton. Walton is a great prospect and likely to contend for the Mr. Basketball award in the state of Michigan plus Trey Burke is a likely NBA early entry candidate. Combine those two facts with the amount of freedom that John Beilein allows his...