Former Wolverine Drew Henson has begun practicing after being injured by a pitched ball last month. Detroit News
A detailed summary of the Charles Woodson saga to date. Detroit Free Press
one their patented 'stealth' marketing initiatives, the
Athletic Department began auctioning a dinner with Coach
Lloyd Carr last week. Hear about it? Nobody else
had either until the Ann Arbor News ran a story about it
this weekend. mgoblueauctions.com
Last Week's Question- 74% of respondents say that they still want football recruit Kelly Baraka to play for the Wolverines despite his arrest for drug possession.. Full Results
5/28/2001 Memorial Day
Remember those who have given so much so that we can enjoy the freedoms that we have today.
Ann Arbor News Columnist Jim Cnockert has decided to stop hosting the morning sports show on WTKA.
ESPN the Magazine cites Rumeal Robinson's free throws to ice the 1989 National Championship as a great clutch performance. It also cites Chris Webber's time-out call as one the worst chokes.
A new assistant director of athletic media relations has been hired to be the primary media contact for the \hockey team. mgoblue.com [We'll see how long this one lasts...the previous hockey SID didn't make it through a single season.]
Former Wolverine John Madden scored a goal to help his team move into the NHL Stanley Cup Finals. ESPN.COM
Wolverine Recruit Kelly Baraka has pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor marijuana charge. According to his lawyer he took a urine test to show that he was not a drug user. Ann Arbor News
Former Wolverine Charles Woodson was ripped off by his former agents. Ann Arbor News [Editor's Note: So the agents who hooked Woodson up with illegal benefits ripped him off. I guess that's what happens when you get involved with dishonest people.]
A Michigan recruit has made the grade. Ann Arbor News
The Michigan Mystique is Under Attack. Between the Tackles
The Athletic Department has announced that they will make more money than expected. Ann Arbor News [Editor's Note: Real cute. This story was published the day that season ticket renewals (along with a dramatic price increase) were due.
Last Week's Question- Only 26% of respondents say that their opinion of Charles Woodson has changed. Full Results
Hockey Editor Matt Ranville's travel log and summary of the Wolverine's appearance in the NCAA Frozen Four. In the Crease
The 5/21 Issue of Sports Illustrated takes a swipe at Coach Tommy Amaker (p.85) The writer notes that Amaker dismissed bench warmer Maurice Searight for rules violations while at Seton Hall he only suspended star Eddie Griffin for punching out a teammate.
Former Wolverine Josh Langfeld has pleaded no contest to the charge of malicious destruction of property. Ann Arbor News
2 Year Anniversary. Between the Tackles
LaVell Blanchard has been invited to try out for the US National team. Ann Arbor News
The renovation of Yost Arena is ahead of schedule. Ann Arbor News
A highly regarded goalie recruit has decided not attend UM due to not being able to meet academic requirements. Ann Arbor News
Pictures from the 2001 Spring Game. Between the Tackles
Last Week's Question- 51% of respondents agree with Jeff Jillsons's decision to turn pro. Full Results
Michigan goalie recruit may be ineligible. Ann Arbor News
Charges have been dropped against Linebacker Shontee Orr. Detroit News5/9/2001 Football
On Drew's Mind? This week's Issue of Sports Illustrated (5/7/01, Play Now, Pay Later- pages 61-75) has an alarming article about the long term health prospects of pro football players. One survey found that: 65% of former NFL players had experienced 'a major injury' during their career. Nearly 50% of players retired because of injury. It's a pretty shocking article...5/9/2001 Basketball
For the last time- Michigan won 't be playing a 12th game next season. Detroit News5/7/2001 Hockey
Last Week's Question- 75% of respondents think that the UM Athletic department should allow people to pay for their football season tickets with a credit card. Full Results5/7/2001 Hockey
The 2000 season highlight video tape is available. MDEN.COM5/6/2001 Hockey
Former Wolverine Drew Henson has signed an exclusive one year deal with Fleer for autographed cards and game-worn memorabilia. Pretty good for a guy who is on the disabled list. FLEER.COM5/5/2001 Basketball
The Block 'M' will be replaced by the word 'Michigan' on next season's basketball uniforms. Ann Arbor News5/4/2001 Basketball
Tommy Amaker has hired a new assistant coach. Ann Arbor News5/4/2001 Basketball
Former Wolverines Chris Webber (Sacramento) and Juwan Howard (Dallas) both move with their respective teams into the second round of the NBA play-offs.5/4/2001 Hockey
Former Wolverine Marty Turco's Dallas Stars have been swept out of the NHL play-offs by the St. Louis Blues.5/3/2001 Basketball
The CCHA has adjusted future schedules so that Michigan will play MSU 4 times a season. Ann Arbor News5/1/2001 Hockey