Men's Basketball theonlycolors.com —  Ah, the NBA. Any number of things can blow the winds of fortune one way and leave some people picking up the pieces. Last night saw that happen with Michigan State’s Deyonta Davis as he slid from a projected lottery pick to the 31st selection by the Celtics and immediately traded to the Grizzles.
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Football freep.com —  Jeremy Langford entered the NFL much like he did at Michigan State, hoping to prove himself while stuck behind established stars. It didn’t take him nearly as long to become a pivotal part of the Chicago Bears’ future.
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Football mlive.com —  The Spartans earned verbal commitments on Monday night from two 2017 Florida defensive ends. Donovan Winter, of Bishop Moore Catholic in Orlando, announced his commitment to Michigan State on Twitter. He picked the Spartans over reported offers from Michigan, Tennessee and others. "When I was young I wanted to be a Spartan and now I am," Winter wrote. His commitments was followed soon after by a commitment from Lashawn Paulino-Bell, of St. Thomas Aquinas High School in Pompano Beach. Paulino-Bell has a host of reported offers, including from Georgia and Notre Dame.
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Women's Rowing usrowing.org —  Four crews have been nominated to represent the U.S. in competition at the 2016 Olympic Games, pending final approval. USRowing is pleased to announce the lineups for the lightweight men’s four, men’s four, women’s quadruple sculls and women’s eight.
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Football mlive.com —  Before he talked about the NFL, Michigan State's success and his own decision to leave school early, William Gholston first wanted to talk about the room he was standing in. After arriving back in East Lansing late last week and participating in a golf outing, Gholston stopped by the media center at Spartan Stadium, opened in the summer of 2014.
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Football isportsweb.com —  This season, the offense is replacing three offensive linemen, their top two receivers and the most productive quarterback in school history. With that, there are plenty of options for a breakout offensive player.
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Misc. spartansportsnetwork.com —  Will Tieman joins Mark Hollis on today's show as they welcome Matt Larson, Tim Day and Scott Schlesinger to discuss MSU Basketball and new renovations coming to campus.
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Women's Rowing msuspartans.com —  Michigan State head coach Matt Weise has announced the addition of Samantha Sarff to the Spartan rowing staff. She will begin her duties at MSU in early July, taking on the role of recruiting coordinator in addition to coaching MSU’s novices along with current novice coach Katie Bitz. “We hired Sam because she brings a great amount of experience and enthusiasm,” said head coach Matt Weise. “She is very passionate about rowing and I think that this will show in her recruiting. I think that she will build on Helen's excellent work as recruiting coordinator. Sam's sister is the novice coach at Michigan, and that should make for some good stories as their crews race each other.”
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Football espn.go.com —  Michigan State’s defensive line has been one of the cornerstones of the program’s recent success. This year on the interior, former starter Joel Heath graduated, Damon Knox decided not to return for a sixth season of eligibility, Craig Evans left the team during spring practice and All-America candidate Malik McDowell has been preparing to spend more time at the defensive end position. The Spartans needed some help at defensive tackle, and they found it with Nebraska transfer Kevin Williams.

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Men's Basketball theonlycolors.com —  Bryn Forbes isn't projected to be drafted this year, but he offers enough that NBA teams should be racing to get him at the end of the draft or as soon as undrafted free agency begins. After lighting it up from deep throughout his college career, Bryn Forbes now hopes his three-point shot helps him hear his name called during the 2016 NBA Draft.
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Men's Basketball theonlycolors.com —  Stop me if you have heard this one: Outgoing senior. Arguably the most prolific player in school history as his position. Early season he is projected to go high in the draft but as the “experts” continue to release mock draft after mock draft, this guys seems to be sliding down the board and could fall out of the first round.
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Men's Basketball mlive.com —  Michigan State will play one game on the road at the defending Big Ten champions and return to a home-and-home series against its in-state rivals. That's according to the Big Ten's 2016-17 basketball matchups, released on Monday by the conference office.
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Football profootballtalk.nbcsports.com —  Defensive end Shilique Calhoun has signed with the Raiders, which leaves them with all seven of their 2016 draft picks under contract. The third-round linebacker agreed to a four-year deal with the team to cross out one item on the team’s to-do list before they get to training camp next month. Calhoun called it “a weight lifted off my shoulders” in a video on the team’s website.

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Men's Basketball isportsweb.com —  The Michigan State basketball team is losing a lot of talent with the departures of Matt Costello, Deyonta Davis, Bryn Forbes, and Denzel Valentine, so some players are going to need to step up for the Spartans. Here are three players the Spartans need to step up this season.
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Football onlyfans.cstv.com —  Former Michigan State quarterback Drew Stanton surveyed the well-appointed, state-of-the-art media center in the Spartan Stadium's recently renovated north end zone complex and marveled at the transformation. "We're in my old locker room," Stanton said of the area where he donned his uniform on game days from 2003-06 and which had remained largely unchanged from when Biggie Munn coached the Spartans in the 1950s.
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Men's Basketball freep.com —  LeBron James and Draymond Green didn't exactly see eye-to-eye over the course of the NBA Finals, as was seen more than once, particularly with their altercation in Game 4 that ultimately ended in Green's suspension. On Sunday night, after the Cavaliers won the first championship in Cleveland professional sports in the last 52 years, James and Green shared a moment before the Cavs' on-court celebration, showing respect for one another after such an emotional, closely-fought battle.
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Football freep.com —  One of the things Dantonio is best known for is his coaching staff’s ability to find an unheralded recruit and turn him into a star. It has happened many times and narrowing it down to a Top 10 was pretty difficult.
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Men's Basketball sfgate.com —  “As you know, I blame myself for everything,” Green said, sitting at the postgame podium still in his uniform. “That’s just who I am. I think as a leader that’s important. I’m not afraid to take the blame. “But I do think that’s where the series turned.” He was talking about Game 5, which he had to miss after being suspended for his confrontation with LeBron James at the end of Game 4, which drew his fourth flagrant-foul point in the postseason.
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Men's Basketball espn.go.com —  Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green recently accepted an invitation to play for USA Basketball at the 2016 Rio Olympics, a source told The Undefeated on Monday. Green has never played for USA Basketball's national team but previously has played on the 2015 USA Showcase and on Team USA's 2011 World University Games squad. He was selected as a finalist for the United States' 2016 Rio Olympics team Jan. 18.
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Men's Basketball mlive.com —  When Nojel Eastern visited Michigan State early last summer, he was confined to crutches. The four-star point guard from Illinois broke his ankle early last summer, soon after the Spartans had taken interest in him on the recruiting trail. The injury cost him a critical summer and affected him into his junior high school season. This year, Eastern was back at Michigan State for its Izzo Shootout team camp over the weekend. And more than a year removed from the injury, he was able to show Tom Izzo and the rest of the Spartans coaches that he's fully recovered.
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