January 17th, 2021

Go to law school, they said. The man could argue. Can argue. He was doughy, barely cracked 6-foot-6. But the only case he wanted to make was for his value on the court. Draymond Green: representing the defense. His first case was Michigan State coach Tom Izzo, who didn’t pay him mind until he was a senior, despite Saginaw — where Green scowled around and defended all comers — being just 65 miles away. Then came his teammates. Going into the summer of his freshman year, Green could hardly lift 135 pounds. He threw up the first time he worked out with the team. One day, he huffed and puffed through cardio before his first scrimmage, where he took over.

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