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  1. Morning Roar: Nick Fairley trial continuing Thursday

    Michael Rothstein

    Nick Fairley's trial stemming from a 2012 DUI in Alabama is entering its second day Thursday. The trial in Mobile County Circuit Court began Wednesday with jury selection, followed by opening arguments and the beginning of witness examination, acc...

    Blog | February 12, 2015
  2. A Lions draft thread: Relationships

    Michael Rothstein

    ALLEN PARK, Mich. -- Through two days of the NFL draft, the Detroit Lions' three draft picks have little in common. None played in the same time zone as another. None even played in the same conference, as Detroit picked players from the ACC, SEC...

    Blog | May 10, 2014
  3. Trey Burke tops final POY straw poll

    Michael Rothstein

    Michigan point guard Trey Burke began the season on the fringe of the national player of the year conversation. He was expected to be the catalyst for the Wolverines, a preseason top-10 team, but this was not expected. All season long, Burke has b...

    Blog | March 13, 2013
  4. POY straw poll: Horserace down the stretch

    Michael Rothstein

    This conversation seemed improbable, at best, two months ago when conference play started. Did the player of the year race look wide open? Sure -- and at the time, it was. The candidates, though, have gone through an almost complete overhaul. F...

    Blog | March 07, 2013
  5. Oladipo keeps pace in POY straw poll

    Michael Rothstein

    The Player of the Year race still feels wide open. While Michigan sophomore guard Trey Burke still has a hold on the top spot in the fourth Player of the Year poll, comprised of voters for the AP, Naismith, Robertson and Wooden Awards, a gaggle of...

    Blog | February 21, 2013
  6. Oladipo enters POY straw poll at No. 4

    Michael Rothstein

    Victor Oladipo arrived at Indiana as part of the rebuilding process, a player with a ton of athleticism but who needed vast improvement in the nuance of basketball. The potential was there, but Oladipo needed to hone it. Indiana coach Tom Crean...

    Blog | February 07, 2013
  7. McDermott jumps atop POY straw poll

    Michael Rothstein

    Every season, there has usually been one. Whether the player has ended up winning the award or comes close, at least one player from a mid-major league usually enters the player-of-the-year conversation by the middle of the season. Some, such as B...

    Blog | January 24, 2013
  8. Michigan's Burke, Stauskas up to Challenge

    Michael Rothstein

    ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- It is an adjustment that could seem massive, but it became subtle the second Michigan sophomore point guard Trey Burke saw what he was working with. Having made the decision to spurn the NBA for a second year in college, he sho...

    Blog | November 27, 2012
  9. Rapid Reaction: Michigan 79, NC State 72

    Michael Rothstein

    ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- Quick thoughts from No. 3 Michigan's 79-72 victory over No. 18 North Carolina State in the ACC/Big Ten Challenge. Overview: Opponents are learning that Michigan is going to be a difficult team to stop this season. The Wolver...

    Blog | November 27, 2012
  10. Irish cancellation opens options

    Michael Rothstein

    Michigan should have known this was coming. The minute Notre Dame decided to move all of its other sports to the Atlantic Coast Conference and Irish athletic director Jack Swarbrick said he would be looking to preserve the USC, Stanford and Navy riva...

    Blog | September 25, 2012
  11. Notes: Talking Irish, injuries

    Michael Rothstein

    ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- Notre Dame might be moving to the ACC for almost all of its sports and its future rivalry with Michigan might be in some question, but Wolverines coach Brady Hoke played both sides when asked about it Monday. "I don't know, the...

    Blog | September 17, 2012
  12. Evan Smotrycz to transfer from Michigan Wolverines to Maryland Te...

    Michael Rothstein

    Former Michigan forward Evan Smotrycz said he is going to transfer to Maryland.

    Story | Conversation | April 16, 2012
  13. Player of the Year straw poll update

    Michael Rothstein

    Kansas forward Thomas Robinson has been asserting himself against the Big 12 and writers around the nation are continuing to recognize that as the country starts to turn its full attention to college basketball with football signing day and the Super...

    Blog | February 01, 2012
  14. POY straw poll makes its debut

    Michael Rothstein

    A season ago, Thomas Robinson was coming off the bench for Kansas, backing up Marcus and Markieff Morris as they starred for the Jayhawks. With the Morris twins off to the NBA, Robinson stepped into the starting lineup, the spotlight and for now, ...

    Blog | January 17, 2012