Juice Offers Up Advice To Shurna

NU faced a week of practice and rest, with no game on the schedule. During the layoff, Juice Thompson returned from Germany, and spent some time with former teammates, including John Shurna. Thompson and Shurna met for dinner and discussed what it takes to be a team leader.
January 27, 2012

Thompson Excited To Sign Pro Deal

Heralded as one of the best players in Northwestern basketball history, it seems that the career of Michael "Juice" Thompson is not done yet. Yesterday, Thompson signed a contract to play with the Fraport Skyliners based in Frankfurt, Germany.
September 1, 2011

Juice's Biggest Fan

Not long after Northwestern's heartbreaking loss to top-ranked Ohio State in the Big Ten Tournament, most of the Wildcat faithful had left Conseco Fieldhouse and began their travels home. As fans circulated in for the next game, there was one Northwestern fan still left in Conseco Fieldhouse.
May 7, 2011

Juice Backs Shurna's Decision

With the season in the books, Juice Thompson is working for the next level of his basketball career. As of Tuesday, Thompson isn't the only Northwestern Wildcat with such a goal. Like Thompson, John Shurna now has his sights set on playing in the NBA. Now, Shurna and Thompson are helping each other prepare for their dream of playing professionally.
April 19, 2011

"Transitions" - An Emotional Ending

PurpleWildcats.com is excited to have Juice Thompson blogging about Northwestern, basketball, and life. In his first blog entry, Juice talks about the emotional end to his historic Northwestern basketball career, and how he reacted.
April 13, 2011

Juice On The Loose

Northwestern started things right in their trip to Indianapolis, beating Minnesota 75-65 in the first round of the Big Ten Tournament.
March 10, 2011

Juice Thompson Postgame

Northwestern senior point guard Michael 'Juice' Thompson reflects after the Wildcats' 'Senior Night' win.
March 2, 2011

Hats Off To Juice

Though this season will likely end without the program's first NCAA tournament berth, Juice Thompson has solidified his place in Wildcat basketball history.
February 25, 2011