Men's Basketball espn.go.com —  Draymond Green set the record for plus-minus in a season, with the Golden State Warriors outscoring opponents by a mere 1,070 points in 2015-16. Draymond Green is not a superstar. Draymond Green led all players in real plus-minus this season, after finishing in the top 8 last season. Draymond Green is not a superstar. Through six playoff games, with Stephen Curry only assisting in four total quarters of action, Draymond Green is +120, averaging 14.8 points, 10.2 rebounds and 7.3 assists. Draymond Green is not a superstar.
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Men's Basketball spartanavenue.com —  In comparison with the great majority of programs whose success fluctuates according to players coming and going, Michigan State preserves an unchanging philosophy that produces long-standing success.
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Men's Basketball si.com —  The Spartans’ ball movement and jump-shooting numbers were phenomenal: They led the nation in percentage of assisted field goals (71.3) and three-point accuracy (43.4). They had a supremely versatile offensive weapon in 6'5" point guard Denzel Valentine, who finished as the No. 1 high-usage scorer (with a kenpom.com offensive rating of 125.7 while using 28.9% of his team’s possessions) and assisted on 45.8% of his teammates’ field goals.
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Men's Basketball mlive.com —  Joshua Langford doesn't just have a training plan to get him ready for college basketball next season. He has a reading list, too. The five-star Michigan State signee is currently working his way through "Mindset", a book that focuses on the mental side of success. After that, he plans to read "As a man thinketh," a 1903 essay by James Allen that deals with the power of thought.
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Men's Basketball cbssports.com —  Davis is going to be all about upside for some team. This year, he was quite productive in limited minutes both in a scoring and rebounding capacity. He also has showed off the mechanics of a free-flowing jumper. Most importantly though, he was stout defensively against quite a few different types of forwards, plus also was able to show potential as a rim protector. He's probably not ready to play in the NBA right now, but the upside is there for someone to take a shot.
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Men's Basketball mlive.com —  Matt Costello has become a Bay City star. And one of his biggest fans decided the former Bay City Western and Michigan State University basketball standout deserved to have his name in lights. Bill Tithof, a Bay City educator and basketball coach, coordinated an effort to display a hometown shout out to Costello on an electronic billboard in town.



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Men's Basketball theonlycolors.com —  Tom Izzo and his staff could be looking at another big recruiting haul next year if guys like Malik Williams and Brian Bowen become Spartans. The Michigan State Spartans just wrapped up a massive haul for their 2016 recruiting class, and Tom Izzo is poised for another in 2017.
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Men's Basketball theonlycolors.com —  Incoming freshman point guard Cassius Winston will look to make an immediate impact for the Spartans as he looks to compete for a starting spot. At just 6'1" he makes sure he runs the court at all time.
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Men's Basketball michiganstate.247sports.com —  Tom Izzo is once again on the list of coaching options for NBA team. This time, it is the Los Angeles Lakers after the franchise fired coach Byron Scott on Monday. According to an ESPN report, Izzo is one of the coaches the Lakers will look at to replace Scott.
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Men's Basketball theonlycolors.com —  With the college basketball season over and AAU season getting underway, it’s officially the offseason recruiting period when college coaches are constantly on the road looking for their future players. The MSU has been very active early with a number of visits already along with a scheduled visit from a grad transfer. Before taking a look at who might be wearing a Spartan uniform in the future, it’d probably be helpful to take a look at the current roster makeup.
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Men's Basketball mlive.com —  Michigan State is far from alone in its pursuit of 2016 big man Cheickna Dembele. Spartans assistant coach Mike Garland stopped by Pennsylvania earlier this week to meet Dembele, a forward who could help Michigan State fill out the frontcourt hole on its 2016-17 roster.
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Men's Basketball mlive.com —  Nearly 40 years ago, Magic Johnson went from high school basketball in Lansing to a standout career at Michigan State to the NBA. Denzel Valentine and Bryn Forbes are trying to follow that same path now, as they move on from Michigan State and hope to be picked in the NBA draft in June.
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Men's Basketball mlive.com —  Magic Johnson would have loved to be the one to introduce Tom Izzo at his Hall of Fame induction, but he couldn't call off a trip he's been planning with his wife.
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Men's Basketball freep.com —  The road to the NBA draft started about as well as it could have over the weekend for Bryn Forbes and Matt Costello. Both former Michigan State players earned all-tournament honors at the Portsmouth Invitational Tournament in Virginia, the first step for senior draft prospects hoping to impress NBA teams and international scouts.
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Men's Basketball mlive.com —  Michigan State's men's basketball team put up a perfect APR score of 1,000 in a five-year period ending last year. Of the 350 Division 1 men's basketball programs, only 18 earned a perfect APR score.
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Men's Basketball isportsweb.com —  Colby Wollenman will be the first to tell you that what he learned as a student-athlete at Michigan State University will go a long way in helping him as he prepares to pursue his aspirations in medicine upon graduation this spring. “Everything I’ve learned – and in every way I have grown through athletics – will help as I continue my academic career and my medical career in the future,” former Spartan basketball player said last week.
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Men's Basketball freep.com —  Michigan State forward Marvin Clark Jr. has transferred to St. John's, the Red Storm announced this morning. Under NCAA rules, he will have to sit out next season, then have two years of eligibility remaining. Clark announced his intention to transfer last month.
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Men's Basketball mlive.com —  As Michigan State looks for help in its depleted frontcourt, it's taking a look at a prospect who had drawn plenty of interest in a short amount of time. Michigan State took a visit to see class of 2016 forward prospect Cheickna Dembele on Monday. Dembele's coach, Jareem Dowling, tweeted a picture of Spartans assistant Mike Garland at the school.
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Men's Basketball todaysu.com —  Tom Herzog plans to put his settlement check to good use. He’s got a couple of very adult-like options, too. He just bought a new boat, so he’s thought of throwing down a nice payment on that loan. Of course, he could get ahead on his car note, too. The joys of paying bills. Constructive spending, sure; but it’ll be balanced by buying a few video games — because had he not been used in Electronic Arts/EA Sports’ NCAA March Madness 2007, 2008, 2009 and 2010, he wouldn’t have the extra few dollars in the first place.
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