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Motown Rundown – 6/13/20 – Get Tork’d

Motown Rundown - 6/13/20 - Get Tork'd

Ryan Rabinowitz, Ryan Collins, and Trent Balley

June 13, 2020

On this week’s episode of The Motown Rundown: Ryan Rabinowitz, Trent Balley, and Ryan Collins update the listeners on what life has been like in quarantine over the last week. The crew then moves into reactions and analysis of the newest Detroit Tiger, Spencer Torkelson, who was selected first o...

Stearns: The Tigers got it right with the selection of Spencer Torkelson

Stearns: The Tigers got it right with the selection of Spencer Torkelson

Nathan Stearns, Sports Editorial Assistant

June 11, 2020

DETROIT-- Tigers general manager Al Avila hit a home run with the No.1 overall pick in the 2020 MLB Draft. Yes, I am aware that this sentiment reeks of being a “dad joke,” but the underlying sentiment is true -- the Tigers picked the perfect player with the first overall pick. For a team that...

Motown Rundown – 6/8/2020 – Let’s do that Hockey

Motown Rundown - 6/8/2020 - Let's do that Hockey

Ryan Rabinowitz, Ryan Collins, and Trent Balley

June 8, 2020

On this week’s episode of The Motown Rundown: Ryan Rabinowitz, Trent Balley, and Ryan Collins kick the show off with their thoughts on some comments made by Red Wings general manager, Steve Yzerman, in his recent press conference. The crew also discusses developments in return-to-action plans f...

Michigan State announces plans for student-athletes’ return to campus on June 15

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Zach Surdenik, Reporter

June 4, 2020

EAST LANSING -- It has been just under three months since the night of March 11, when the sports world came to a screeching halt, with Utah Jazz star, Rudy Gobert, testing positive for the coronavirus, prompting the NBA to announce the suspension of its season, and the rest of the sports world follow...

Dandron: Despite recent decommit, new head coach Tucker still making strides as program begins to find its footing

Mel Tucker is introduced as head coach of MSU football, alongside his family. (Credit: Alex McRae / WDBM)

Joe Dandron, Columnist

June 1, 2020

EAST LANSING — Mel Tucker left the University of Colorado seemingly as suddenly as he arrived, spending only 12 games as a head coach out West in the PAC-12, before heading off to where his coaching path began: East Lansing. It angered the UC-Boulder fans and maybe rightfully so. The guy who some...

Green and White Report – 5/31/20 – Please Bring Back Sports

Green and White Report - 5/31/20 - Please Bring Back Sports

Ryan Rabinowitz, Julian Mitchell, and Ryan Collins

May 31, 2020

Co-Hosts Ryan Rabinowitz and Julian Mitchell return to the Green and White Report to give their takes on the possibility of sports returning and all that's going on in the world today. Also a spirited Sparty Awards questions the integrity of Ryan Rabinowitz, all that and more on this week's Green ...

Spartan Red Zone – 5/29/2020 – OK Boomer

Spartan Red Zone - 5/29/2020 - OK Boomer

Joe Dandron, Eric Bach, Ryan Collins, and Nathan Stearns

May 29, 2020

In the first episode of this Football season's Spartan Red Zone: Eric Bach, Joe Dandron and Ryan Collins return to the mic as they welcome new football beat member: Nathan Stearns. An iconic voice, Stearns and the crew breakdown if college football will even happen, Mel Tucker and the job he has done...

Janai Crooms transferring from Ohio State to Michigan State

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Charlotte Steinberg, Women's Basketball Beat Reporter

May 29, 2020

EAST LANSING -- Another one! Michigan State coach Suzy Merchant just today added her fourth transfer of the offseason in Janai Crooms out of Ohio State University. Crooms now joins former Penn State Nittany Lions Jayla James and Alisia Smith. Not to forget that Merchant has just added the highest-rate...

MSU gains commitment from long snapper Bryce Eimer

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Nathan Stearns, Football Beat Reporter

May 27, 2020

EAST LANSING--  The long snapper position just got a bit deeper for Michigan State. Richland, New Jersey native Bryce Eimer announced his future collegiate plans late on May 27. Eimer, who originally signed his letter of intent with James Madison, marks the second consecutive special teams commitment for coach Me...

Three reasons the 2020 NHL playoffs will succeed

Three reasons the 2020 NHL playoffs will succeed

Kyle Hatty, Hockey Beat Reporter

May 27, 2020

EAST LANSING-- The COVID-19 pandemic caused the sports world to come to a screeching halt; however, the NHL has seemingly devised an exciting alternative by announcing its plan to return to action sometime within the next few months (more details here). The league will immediately return to a modified playoff ...

Gabe “Spida” Nealy officially decommits from MSU

Mel Tucker is introduced as head coach of MSU football, alongside his family. (Credit: Alex McRae / WDBM)

Nathan Stearns, Football Beat Reporter

May 25, 2020

EAST LANSING -- Mel Tucker’s 2021 recruiting class is down to 11 members. In a move that seemed to be only a matter of time, three-star defensive back Gabe Nealy formally announced his intention to move in a separate direction late Monday night. I would like to Thank Coach Tucker and the MSU c...

Motown Rundown – 5/25/20 – Cenation

Motown Rundown - 5/25/20 - Cenation

Ryan Rabinowitz, Ryan Collins, and Trent Balley

May 25, 2020

On this week’s episode of The Motown Rundown: Ryan Rabinowitz, Trent Balley, and Ryan Collins kick the show off with a quarantine update that includes reminiscing on WWE memories and discussing the final episodes of ‘The Last Dance’. The crew then discusses the current state of the Pistons and...

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