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|9 hours 9 min ago||There was a guy at the gym shooting long twos||
I was there watching my son "play" soccer with the other 3-4 year-olds, and in the other half of the gym was a 50-something guy shooting around. He had some real skill, but when shooting threes he was putting his right toes on the line almost every time. Not sure what the point was.
|1 day 3 hours ago||From Bob Newhart||
To be or not to be, that is the gazornan plat.
|1 day 3 hours ago||Matt Stout has been holding the line down there for a long time||
I've been involved with the Cleveland club for many years and have seen his name a lot. He must be made of stern stuff.
|1 day 9 hours ago||We need us some Zubazz||
Think about the pants. Pants!
|2 days 7 hours ago||I regret it too||
There was something missing with that team. They had talent but they weren't maximizing it. Mattison apparently made a conscious choice to play prevent and he must have had a reason. Borges' frenetic hamster playcalling worked against certain teams and imploded against others. I loved some parts of Lewan's game but he was not the steadying presence a team needs from its leader.
|2 days 8 hours ago||There's a Chick-Fil-A near Oakland U||
but for a while (still?) that was the only one in Michigan. We have one right near my house and our children love it, mostly for the play area. It's rough being the mascot there though.
|2 days 9 hours ago||Well, even if it's a lot||
you save by not blowing a bunch of money on sesame seeds for the Big Mic buns.
|2 days 19 hours ago||Anyone want a peanut?||
Somebody had to.
|6 days 2 hours ago||Where is Salvatore Quattro when we need him?||
Fear the Vier.
|6 days 8 hours ago||I would think yes.||
We would have room for both even if Austin Hatch is on a basketball scholarship and McGary stays. The weird aspect is that we would have six scholarship freshmen, four of whom are wings, if you count DJ Wilson as a stretch four, otherwise five are wings.
This guy likes 'em both:
|1 week 1 hour ago||Troy Nunes thinks these are absolutely magical||
They look good but remind me a lot of Syracuse.
|1 week 8 hours ago||I agree with your depth chart for next season||
A starting five of Walton-Irvin-LeVert-Donnal-McGary with Chatman and Spike as the first two off the bench should be very good indeed. Walton can distribute to four reliable scorers. Anything we get out of Wilson or Doyle will be a bonus, but I believe they'll have to play to round out the roster and as preparation for the next year. If we can pick up Dawkins or Abdur-Rahkman, or both, that would provide some terrific scoring and athleticism off the bench.
It seems like the ideal 13-man roster composition is:
2 point guards
4 big men (some combo of stretch-4s and post-up)
We could be very close to that next season:
PG: Walton, Albrecht
Wings: LeVert, Irvin, Chatman, 1-2 late adds?
Bigs: McGary, Donnal, Wilson, Doyle, Bielfeldt
And while anything could happen, for the first time in a while it does not appear we'll be counting on a true freshman to start. For that to happen despite our recent attrition is remarkable.
|1 week 9 hours ago||He'll never hit my heater||
You're killing me, Smalls.
|1 week 9 hours ago||That guy slept with my prom date||
As far as I'm concerned, Robin Parks is a complete slut!
|1 week 1 day ago||Glenn against Purdue||
After knowing the outcome I love being able to see the clock tick down in the background:
|1 week 1 day ago||The ball knows!||
|1 week 1 day ago||That specifically probably didn't hurt him with his fanbase||
as they were probably sharpening their conspiracy knives on the Woodson-Manning whetstone already.
|1 week 1 day ago||FWIW Abdur-Rahkman is only a week younger than LeVert||
9/1/1994 and 8/25/1994, respectively. Reminds me of Clayton Richard coming in the year after Matt Gutierrez despite being nine months older.
|1 week 1 day ago||I think she grossed out more than 76 million||
|1 week 1 day ago||It didn't hurt that the team was awesome that year||
I like my All In shirt from 2010 but that season was not as enjoyable.
|1 week 1 day ago||obvs||
|1 week 1 day ago||Lindsay will be deciding based on spring game attendance||
|1 week 2 days ago||What I want to know||
is whether he is a twerking genius.
|1 week 2 days ago||Sounds like a great lady||
My maternal grandmother grew up in Topeka and graduated from the University of Missouri. After a year of law school somewhere else, she transferred to the Michigan law school for her second year. She met my grandfather while studying in the law library with a male friend over Thanksgiving weekend. Grandpa passed the guy a note asking for an introduction. When Granny went home over Christmas, a guy tried to propose to her but she said her heart belonged to another. At some point she learned that Michigan wouldn't grant her a JD unless she took three years worth of classes, so she continued her Alex Legion-esque law studies at a third school, Washburn University in Topeka.
Granny and Grandpa were married in September 1940 and called Grand Rapids home for most of the following 61 years. My grandfather had Alzheimer's and was barely able to converse by the time I graduated from UM in 1996. But Granny was there, hositing a stein of Hacker Pschorr Dark at The Heidelberg with the best of them.
I remember her writing me a note when I was in school, mentioning in passing how much she had enjoyed a Michigan basketball win recently, stating that "J. Rose even made some important free throws for a change!"
She took a tumble in June 2003 while traveling, probably passing out when she couldn't get enough air. Diagnosed with congestive heart failure, she got to see all of her descendants in the final three months. I was there to celebrate her 88th birthday (one day after my 29th) in early September. I bought a blue car that month, the same Chrysler hue as my brother's and parents'. Granny, in a thin voice, said "someone needs to get a maize one."
She died in late September of that year, and I miss her a lot. She was kind, generous, an excellent needlecrafter (she knew me well...I have a cross-stich she made that says "If it weren't for the last minute, a lot of things wouldn't get done), and a true blue Michigan fan.
I enjoyed UTL 2 tremenously. It was my birthday that evening, and in the aftermath of Gardner's #98 debut I realized it was my 98th Michigan game and that the next day would have been Granny's 98th birthday.
Sorry for your loss, but sounds like she lived a darn full life. Go Blue.
|1 week 2 days ago||Yes please||
A premium scorer at the PG position makes everything easier for his teammates. His father was co-MVP of the 1991 McDonald's All-American Game with Chris Webber. He had 21 points when Temple lost to Michigan two years later in the Elite 8 (teammates with Eddie Jones and Aaron McKie, those Owls had some talent).
|1 week 2 days ago||Well yeah||
Same goes for the next meeting and how nice it would have been to slip Gov Kasich's "don't use the letter M" proclamation into the haha file with Terry Glenn. Just win. It would have been this, version 2.0:
|1 week 2 days ago||Great minds...||
Anyway, I'm guessing that trolling Michigan fans equals a four-credit course in Miller's Communications curriculum at Ohio. I say he gets an A.
|1 week 2 days ago||Spring practice attendance might crack the top 100||
on the list of things that worry Michigan fans. Braxton Miller's opinions about anything definitely do not.
|1 week 5 days ago||Is this a permanent dismissal or a "Notre Dame QB" dismissal?||
|1 week 6 days ago||The McGary one||
makes me think of Jon Kruk.