Michigan State Basketball: Draymond Green emerging as one of NBA’s best players

Going into the NBA Draft, not many people knew what to think of Michigan State basketball star Draymond Green. Many viewed him as too slow to play small forward and too small to play power forward. But during his time with Golden State, Green has emerged as one of the better players in basketball. Over his first four seasons in the league, Green’s numbers have improved each year...
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May 09, 2016  |  Discuss

Draymond Green rips fans of rival Michigan

Draymond Green loves his alma mater Michigan State, and he really really really hates Michigan. During a radio interview, Green was asked about the upcoming NCAA Tournament in which his beloved Spartans are a two-seed and one of the favorites. The conversation turned to his hatred of the Wolverines, and a sharp critique of their football program. Draymond Green to @RattoCSN on...
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March 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Michigan State Basketball: Draymond Green or Denzel Valentine?

Denzel Valentine and Draymond Green are two of the greatest Michigan State basketball players of the 21st century. Green ended his college career in 2012 and Valentine is set to end his later this year. Valentine has often been regarded as the guard version of Green and rightfully so. They are similar as players, but are their Spartan legacies as similar? Green began his career at...
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February 25, 2016  |  Discuss

Draymond Green loved MSU beating 'cocky and arrogant' Michigan

How does Draymond Green, a Michigan State alumnus and one of the best quotes in sports, feel about the Spartans’ miracle win against Michigan?  Let’s ask him.  Unsurprisingly, his answer is perfect.  Draymond to KNBR: "Especially if u know how cocky & arrogant people are from Michigan, to beat them like that, that's better than anything." — Diamond Leung (@diamond83...
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October 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Video: Draymond Green honored by Michigan State

Former star Michigan State forward Draymond Green was in East Lansing on Saturday as he was the guest picker for College Gameday. The 2015 NBA champion was not alone as he brought along former teammate Adreian Payne and the Larry O’Brien NBA Finals trophy. Before the Spartans’ big game against the Oregon Ducks, the team brought him on the field to honor the star for all that...
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September 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Droppin’ Dimes: Draymond Green signs biggest check in MSU history.

Fresh off of an off-season five year, $82 million dollar extension, former Michigan State basketball forward and world champion Draymond Green has decided to make the biggest single donation ever to Michigan State Athletics by a former athlete. The $3.1 million dollar donation will go to fund the men’s basketball program. Draymond was a four-year letter winner and helped the Spartans...
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September 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Draymond Green gave a record $3.1M donation to Michigan State

In the last year, former Michigan State basketballs star Draymond Green transformed from a solid role player to an invaluable part of the NBA champion Golden State Warriors. In early July, Green agreed to a five-year, $82 million contract with Golden State, and he’s giving a chunk of that back to his alma mater. Draymond giving $3.1 million to MSU athletics in support of men’s...
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September 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Golden State Warriors’ Draymond Green to attend Team USA minicamp

Draymond Green Draymond Green will trade his blue and gold for red, white, and blue – for now. The ex-Michigan State Spartan has accepted an invitation to Team USA’s minicamp, to be held Aug. 11-13 at UNLV. He’ll join Chicago’s Jimmy Butler, Memphis’ Mike Conley, Utah’s Trey Burke, and Orlando’s Tobias Harris. Fellow Warriors’ small forward Harrison Barnes was also...
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July 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Draymond Green Won His Bet Over Nik Stauskas, And He Made Sure To Let Him Know

After much negotiating, former MSU forward Draymond Green and ex-Michigan guard Nik Stauskas finally agreed on a wager for last night’s rivalry game between their respective alma maters. The winner would receive $500 and the loser would be forced to wear a shirt of his rival program and post a picture of it on social media.  Michigan State won, 80-67, as they led by 15 at halftime...
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February 18, 2015  |  Discuss

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