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Men's Basketball si.com —  Denzel Valentine looked relaxed as he smiled and leaned back in his chair in the lounge of the main office at Macy’s Merchandising Group in midtown Manhattan on Tuesday, where he awaited a photo and video session with Bar III, the clothing company providing his draft day suit. His attire—a blue blazer, white shirt and white tie with uneven black spots—is only a preview of what’s to come on draft night Thursday, he says. “They hooked me up, it looks good,” Valentine said. “Excited to wear it.”
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Men's Basketball theonlycolors.com —  It is no surprise to Michigan State fans that Draymond Green is a success. Watching the years of hustle and growth Green experienced under the tutelage of Tom Izzo, you had a feeling he would perform well at the next level. While you may not have predicted the meteoric rise he has been on, you had a good idea.
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Men's Basketball freep.com —  It used to be that players without a position didn’t make it in the NBA, unless you were a player who revolutionized a position. Think: Magic Johnson. Point guards before him were short and quick. After him, they were anyone with dribbling skills, vision and a feel for the game. Denzel Valentine is certainly not Magic Johnson. But he is a player without a neatly defined position.
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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 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 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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Men's Basketball csnphilly.com —  When going through the draft process, it always is helpful for prospects to have NBA players to turn to for advice and support. Michigan State guard Bryn Forbes has one who experienced the same process only four years ago … and has won a championship since then. Forbes has been able to lean on fellow MSU alum Draymond Green (or “Day Day,” as Forbes calls him), as he navigates his way to June 23.
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Football usatodayhss.com —  Rocky Lombardi from Valley (West Des Moines, Iowa) is a Michigan State commit ranked as the No. 15 dual-threat quarterback in the Class of 2017 by the 247Sports Composite rankings. USA TODAY Sports’ Dave Schmulenson caught up with Lombardi recently during the Elite 11 finals in Los Angeles to talk Spartans’ quarterbacks, his goals and more.
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Men's Basketball mlive.com —  Tom Izzo spent his Tuesday morning defending his highest-profile former player. The Michigan State coach made a pair of national radio appearances to talk primarily about Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green and the NBA finals.
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Men's Basketball espn.go.com —  Tom Izzo dishes on chatting with Draymond Green after Green's ban was announced, Green's style of play, coaching a passionate player and his NBA success.
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Men's Basketball espn.go.com —  If Green has an Achilles' heel, it's not being undersized, or even "dirty," as many fans now allege. It's pride, a quality indivisible from what has allowed him to overcome that tweener status. Draymond was not going to let LeBron step over him at a time when backing down was needed. The Warriors know this and accept it. They've priced it into the Draymond experience. How can they be mad at this juncture? Letting Draymond be Draymond hasn't been a Faustian bargain, because his excellent play more than pays off the debts of irascibility.
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Men's Basketball freep.com —  Michigan State basketball fans have had the pleasure of watching former MSU players Denzel Valentine and Draymond Green grow and mature right in front of their eyes. Valentine is currently being projected as a first rounder in this year's NBA draft, and Green is flourishing as a key part of the Golden State Warriors' back-to-back title run. A real question for MSU fans: Have they seen the last of that type of player come to MSU?
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Men's Basketball theonlycolors.com —  Michigan State Spartans great and Warriors star Draymond Green has been suspended for Game 5 of the NBA Finals. The suspension comes as a result of this low blow on Cavaliers forward LeBron James, which the NBA determined Sunday was a flagrant 1 foul, which triggered a one-game suspension for Green.
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Men's Basketball freep.com —  It’d be easy to start with the doubters, because Lord knows Draymond Green had plenty of them. Maybe has plenty of them still. But let’s not, because, at this point, to say doubters are why Green is one game away from back-to-back NBA championships would be cliché. Besides, Green doesn’t need us to keep writing his story as the plucky underdog.
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