High School Basketball

Long-standing Friendships Helps Grand Ledge High Seniors Get Through Abrupt End To Hoops Season

May 26, 2021
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Grand Ledge Basketball

It was a rough junior and senior seasons, but three Grand Ledge senior basketball players knew they had something to rely on – themselves.

Okemos Middle Schooler Trevor Smith Showing Potential As Big-Time Basketball Star

May 10, 2021
Trevor Smith
Erin Smith

Smith, who stands 6-foot-8 at age 13, is turning heads with his height and play.

Emoni Bates
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Lansing Lugnuts baseball is back! We recap the atmosphere from Jackson Field last night. Also, Emoni Bates has decided to decommit from MSU men's basketball. What does this say about the landscape of recruiting today? And, we give roses to the MSU women's golf team, which won the Big Ten Championship!

Hideki Matsuyama
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We celebrate the historic Masters win that was Sunday for Hideki Matsuyama, who became the first Japanese player to ever win a Green Jacket. Also, Al sounds-off on COVID-19 in youth sports and the Iron Mountain fan who was booted from the Breslin Center for not putting on his mask over the weekend. 

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McLain Moberg

Local high school basketball teams wondered if the COVID-19 pandemic would erase another season. As for now, they have their chance to play.

Lansing-Area Basketball Coaching Legend Steve Finamore Looks To The Future

Feb 25, 2021
Steve Finamore
Jared Ramsey

Finamore hasn’t coached since 2019, but has kept his head – and heart – thinking about the sport of basketball.

Tom Izzo
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We discuss the decommitment of Enoch Boakye from the MSU men's basketball program, as well as preview the Spartans matchup against Purdue tonight. 

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Emoni Bates has committed to Michigan State men's basketball. Will he ever suit up for the green and white? What does the impact of the decision mean for the program?

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Emoni Bates, widely considered the nation's top high school basketball prospect since LeBron James, has verbally commited to play for Michigan State University. 



Laingsburg-Potterville Scoring Dispute Reaches Resolution... Sort of

Feb 19, 2020
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Connor Matthes of The Argus-Press joins Current Sports with Al Martin to discuss the latest in the Laingsburg-Potterville scoring dispute in boys high school basketball on Jan. 7. A resolution was reached on Feb. 3 at a CMAC Athletic Director's meeting. Matthes breaks it all down and tells of how this story may still not be fully closed. Listen here.