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Former Spartan Morris Peterson Thinks Tom Izzo Won’t Leave For NBA, Is ‘A Spartan For Life’

If Billy Donovan is college basketball’s top candidate to leave for the NBA each offseason, Tom Izzo is probably No. 2. The Michigan State men’s basketball coach is seemingly involved in an NBA coaching rumor every spring.  Izzo, 59, has yet to leave East Lansing, Mich. for the league. One of his former players, Morris Peterson, who won a national championship in 2000, doesn’t...
Via College Spun
June 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Catching Up With Morris Peterson

Morris Peterson talked about what brought him back to Toronto, what it's like being back in the building, what former teammates he has kept in touch with, and Vince Carter's evolution late in his career.
Via Hoops Addict
March 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Top 9 NBA Game Tying or Winning Shots

9. Darren Collison Nails One-Footed Three to Send Game to Overtime In a nationally televised game against the Oklahoma City Thunder, Darren Collison had arguably the best game of his career. Collison finished the game with over 30 points, including this unbelievable one-footed three to send the game to overtime. Click here to view the video on YouTube. 8. Morris Peterson Catches...
Via Taking Bad Schotz
January 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Video Of The Week: Morris Peterson Crazy Buzzer-Beater

For most big time sport’s fans, one of the best feelings is hearing a classic player’s name that was close to you for some reason. These names can range from Maury Wills to Dorsey Levens to Ron Harper (view Taking Bad Schotz Random Athlete of the Day to see more), but every one of these athletes has meaning to at least one person out there for one reason or another. I’m not...
Via Taking Bad Schotz
August 20, 2012  |  Discuss

MSU legend Morris Peterson says Draymond Green will ‘work his butt off’ in the NBA

The 2012 Big Ten Player of the Year, Michigan State’s Draymond Green, has a fan in former Spartans legend Morris Peterson, who was part of the legendary “Flintstones” that led the program to an NCAA national championship in 2000. Both were known for clutch performances, leadership and effort. Peterson, now at the tail end of [...]
Via Detroit Sports 360
June 16, 2012  |  Discuss

Morris Peterson: King Of The Circus Shot

Although he was once a sneaky athlete, Morris Peterson was never known as one of the league’s most spectacular players… probably because he never was–not even close.  As a matter of fact, he was predominantly a catch-and-shoot three-point gunner.  When it comes to shots that are downright strange, though, has anyone made more than Mo Pete?  I think not, and I’m about to...
Via NBA 24/7 365
October 25, 2011  |  Discuss
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