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VIDEO: Max Hooper interviewed after working out for Pistons

Sam Schlenner, Sports Editor

June 17, 2016

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Former Oakland University sharpshooter Max Hooper made the rounds at the Pistons practice facility Friday morning, two days after Kay Felder did the same.“Not too [many] crazy things that you can do out there on the court,” ...

Sebastien Bellin back in U.S., took first step

Sam Schlenner, Sports Editor

June 10, 2016

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A CBS News video and GoFundMe update report that former Oakland men's basketball player Sebastien Bellin, who was injured in the Brussels Airport attack in March, is back in the U.S. and has taken his first step since the injuries."I am very happy to update that Sebastien's 6th and final surgery was very successful and he took his first step la...

Basketball update: Clark, possibly Hipsher, fill Felder and Washington departures

Sam Schlenner

May 11, 2016

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Kay Felder was gone. A vacuum had to be filled.“Thank God [assistant coach] Dionne Phelps is on our staff,” Kampe said in the GrizzVision interview with Neal Ruhl. “Dionne came into my office after Kay declared..."He said th...

A look at basketball’s 2016 non-conference schedule

Sam Schlenner, Sports Editor

May 11, 2016

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November 11 brings Bowling Green to the O’rena for the first of eight non-conference home games and seventeen regular season home games in total, the most in modern Oakland men’s basketball history, according to a news releas...

Bellin might return within the month: Former player’s recovery ahead of schedule

Sam Schlenner

May 10, 2016

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Former Oakland men's basketball player Sebastien Bellin might return to the United States in two to three weeks, according to a GoldenGrizzlies.com news release (click). He is recovering in Europe after being injured in the lowe...

Son of former Bad Boy signs with Oakland basketball

Sam Schlenner, Sports editor

May 5, 2016

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James Edwards, Jr., son of former Piston James Edwards of the Bad Boys era, has signed his letter of intent with Oakland men’s basketball, senior associate athletic director for public relations Scott MacDonald confirmed.Edwards ...

Saddi Washington goes to U of M: Associate head basketball coach now a Wolverine

Sam Schlenner, Sports editor

May 4, 2016

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Meshing with a whirlwind of a Horizon League basketball offseason, Oakland men's basketball associate head coach Saddi Washington is going to work as an assistant coach for University of Michigan's John Beilein next season. Also...

Reunited: Sebastien Bellin sees daughters for first time since Brussels attacks

Sam Schlenner, Sports editor

May 4, 2016

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More than a month after being injured in the Brussels attacks, former Oakland basketball player Sebastien Bellin got to see his daughters, CBS news reported (click here to watch video).According to a GoFundMe campaign that suppo...

Kay Felder invited to NBA Draft Combine

Sam Schlenner, sports editor

April 30, 2016

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Kay Felder is going to Chicago. The former Oakland point guard has been invited to the 2016 NBA Draft Combine, multiple outlets reported Saturday. The combine runs May 11-15.Oakland's Kay Felder has been invited to the NBA Dra...

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