Beasley Back With Heat

For Michael Beasley, the 2009-10 NBA basketball season cannot start soon enough. The former Wildcat spent much of his late-summer days in a Houston rehabilitation center, but is now back in Miami preparing for his sophomore season.
October 6, 2009

Beasley Enters Rehabilitation Center

Athletic ability has never been a problem for Michael Beasley, but maturity has been for the 20-year-old rookie of the Miami Heat. Numerous sources are reporting that Michael Beasley is currently undergoing treatment for depression-related issues and has entered a rehabilitation center in Houston, Tx.
August 25, 2009

Beasley & Walker Helped Make KSU 'HIP'

Mid-October is upon us which means the start to another basketball year. Madness in Manhattan will take place Friday night in Bramlage Coliseum with the introduction of KSU's men's and women's teams. Missing from this year's "Madness" will be the greatest 1-2 punch in KSU history in Michael Beasley and Bill Walker. They're gone, but coach Frank Martin says, not forgotten.
October 15, 2008

Will Josh Freeman Stick Around?

ESPN's Mark May, for one, is ultra-high on KSU quarterback Josh Freeman. High enough to say that Freeman would be a high first-round draft choice this year, and a top-three choice if he would stay for another season.
September 24, 2008

Orlando Summer League Scoring Leaders

The top three scorers and four of the top five scorers in the Orlando Summer League were selected in the recent NBA Draft. Courtney Lee of Orlando averaged 20.2 points per game after scoring a league-best 30 points in the final game. Michael Beasley from Miami and Brook Lopez of New Jersey averaged 19.6 points. Jeff Green of Oklahoma City missed his final game, but scored 91 in his four contests.
July 11, 2008

Michael Beasley Wins Battle of Top Picks

The Miami Heat defeated Chicago 94-70 in their Orlando Summer League opener. The Heat were led by second overall pick Michael Beasley, who finished with 28 points and nine rebounds as they never trailed in the game. Top pick Derrick Rose had ten points and four assists, but had five turnovers.
July 7, 2008

Is There A Draft In Here?

In this exclusive column, our resident hoops guru Jeff Fawcett provides the Bootleg faithful with his observations, thoughts, and random facts that he ultimately put into writing (nearly 4,300 words worth) while watching the 2008 NBA Draft!
July 2, 2008

2008 NBA Mock Draft

The NBA draft is just hours away with several teams already making deals to shuffle the first round. The following is my latest mock draft
June 26, 2008