Our weekly roundup of news worth mentioning from around the state.
Draymond Green wins the prestigious Jesse Owens Award. (Detroit News)
‘Memo to young and old basketball coaches; if you work a camp in the summer, make a difference in a young boy or girl’s life at camp.’ (Steve Finamore)
Shaq makes fun of Shane Battier‘s purple pants. (Basketball Jones)
Speaking of Battier, he’s been so good during the NBA Finals that the Oklahoma City Thunder have a ‘Shane Battier problem.’ (NBC Sports)
Steve Bell was busy naming standout performances at various camps — University of Detroit First Team | Second Team | Grand Valley State All-Camp | Fabulous Freshman Showcase First Team | Second Team
Could Oakland University get its own practice facility? (Grizzlies Den)
Dayton transfer Ralph Hill is headed to Oakland. (Detroit Free Press)
Travell Oakes among the standouts at all-star game at Muskegon Community College (Muskegon Chronicle)
‘Dribble Stick’ basketball clinic coming to Flint. (Flint Journal)
Michigan assistant Bacari Alexander is a ‘must-follow’ coach on Twitter. (OnlineCollege.org)
Monte Morris connects with Jalen Adams on a fantastic pass and finish. (Prep Hoops TV)
The Michigan Basketball Association free camp is returning to Flint for the 19th year. (Flint Journal)
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