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Basketball

Watching The Throne - How To Crown A Hoop King (Mr. Basketball Review)

 | Scott Burnstein

Burney’s 2017 Mr. Basketball Finalist Breakdown – Ranking The Candidates   1. Greg Elliott (Detroit East English Village G) – Probably won’t win the award (taking the honor from within the Detroit city ...  

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The Grand & Powerful - Class Of 2018 Gridder Report

 | Scott Burnstein

The Prospect Power-Pack Six – A Half-Dozen Junior Football Recruits That Are In The Process Of Catching Fire   Jaeveyon Morton (Detroit King CB) – Slick cover corner with superb natural ball-hawking tendencies&hel...  

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Rock'n-and-Roll'n On The Hardwood - Almont Cage Crew Breaks Through To The Big Time

 | Scott Burnstein

The hoop renaissance at Almont High School has begun. Well, it actually began late last year.   Under first-year coach John Hall, who came over from Rochester Hills Adams over the summer, Class B Almont is having its best season in more than two d...  

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South Bend Sizzle - Cass Tech Grid Star Sets College Plans For ND

 | Scott Burnstein

The Golden Domers just got a gold-plated prospect.   Detroit Cass Tech four-star football-recruit Kalon Gervin committed to Notre Dame following a visit to campus over the weekend. Gervin (6-foot-0, 180 pounds) is rated by some as the No. 1 player...  

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Big 12 Bound - Oak Park Field General Finds Home At College Level

 | Scott Burnstein

Like the song from a few years back said, Oak Park sophomore football star Dwan Mathis is ready to move his body like a cyclone – an Iowa State Cyclone to be exact. Mathis, one of the state’s top quarterbacks in the Class of 2019, committed to&nb...  

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Guarding The Mitten - Backcourt Gems Remain For The Taking

 | Scott Burnstein

Burney’s best on the board in the backcourt – the top unsigned guards on the boys basketball court in the Class of 2017    Greg Elliott (Detroit East English Village) – Tsunami of swagger on the hardwood this season &...  

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Five For Fighting - Still Posted On The Recruiting Trail (Class of 2017 Hardwood Bigs)

 | Scott Burnstein

FIVE FOR FIGHTING – The Top 5 unsigned senior big guys on the state’s boys basketball floor   1. Jack Ballantyne (Macomb Dakota 6-foot-9) – Can you say steal? Need I say more?   2. Nat...  

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Here's What's Coming Next - Junior Wide Receivers To Watch In The Mitten

 | Scott Burnstein

The state’s junior class on the gridiron doesn’t have the high-wattage prospects at the wide receiver and tight end positions like the Class of 2017 (see Donovan Peoples-Jones, Ambry Thomas, Hunter Rison, Cody White etc..)but there are still some diamonds in the ruff ...  

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Five For Fighting - On Any Given Sunday (The Next, Next Level)

 | Scott Burnstein

FIVE FOR FIGHTING – The Top 5 NFL prospects in the state’s 2017 college recruiting class    1. Donovan Peoples-Jones (Detroit Cass Tech-Michigan WR) – Just a total FREAK OF NATURE&hel...  

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The Super Eight - Cager Rankings (Non-DI Recruiting Crop Strong As Ever)

 | Scott Burnstein

Burney’s SUPER EIGHT list of the top DII college-bound boys basketball players in the state of Michigan   1 Jake Van Tubbergen (West Ottawa) – The definition of a smart, savvy and hot-shooting small forward&hell...  

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