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ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Michigan assistant basketball coach Saddi Washington says coach John Beilein is doing well in his recovery from a double-bypass heart procedure earlier in the week. Washington didn’t give too many details about Beilein before Thursday’s practice. Washington is serving as interim coach for the time

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ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Michigan basketball coach John Beilein underwent a double-bypass heart procedure and is expected to make a full recovery, the school said Tuesday. The procedure was performed Monday by Dr. Francis Pagani at the University of Michigan’s Samuel and Jean Frankel Cardiovascular Center. Athletic director Warde

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ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Michigan coach John Beilein has agreed to a contract extension through the 2022-23 season. The school says the five-year deal automatically extends an additional year and repeats each year until either Beilein or the school decides not to renew. The 65-year-old Beilein has been at

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On July 10, the Miami Heat announced that they signed ex-Michigan basketball sharpshooter Duncan Robinson to a Two-Way contract. The contract should allow Robinson to bounce back and forth between the Heat’s G-League team, as well as the NBA team. Robinson, who the Heat picked up as an undrafted free

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ANN ARBOR, Mich. — John Beilein says he was never offered the Detroit Pistons’ coaching job, but if he had been, it would have been a tough decision. Beilein is now looking ahead to another season of college basketball after briefly emerging as a candidate for the Pistons. Not long

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Wagner Drafted Mortiz Wagner was selected in the first round of the NBA draft on Thursday night, at pick No. 25 by the Los Angeles Lakers. From Ann Arbor to the #LakeShow Welcome to Los Angeles, @moritz_weasley! pic.twitter.com/cGhv0Gcv5g — Los Angeles Lakers (@Lakers) June 22, 2018 The former Michigan big

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GREENSBORO, N.C. — Indiana visits Duke while North Carolina travels to Michigan to headline this year’s ACC/Big Ten Challenge in November. The leagues released the schedule Friday, with the Hoosiers traveling to Cameron Indoor Stadium on Nov. 27. The Tar Heels visit the Wolverines the next day. It is the

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Contract Extension Close To Being Done With Beilein officially announcing that he will return as Michigan’s head coach this afternoon, it has been reported that both sides are finalizing a two year contract extension. A source tells @TheAthleticDET that John Beilein and Michigan have a new contract nearly finalized. • It

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ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) – John Beilein is staying at Michigan after talking with the Detroit Pistons about their coaching vacancy. Beilein announced on Twitter on Wednesday that he’s excited about coaching the Wolverines next season and in the years to come. A person with knowledge of the situation told

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A report Monday night from Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN said the Detroit Pistons were interested in further discussions with Michigan head basketball coach John Beilein. However, Chris Balas, who writes for TheWolverine.com, has sources close to the Pistons saying the opening is a two man race. Beilein’s name isn’t mentioned

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