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Muskegon’s Deyonta Davis drafted by Boston Celtics, headed to Memphis Grizzlies

Deyonta Davis, a 6-foot-10 forward from Michigan State University, was drafted by the Boston Celtics with the 31st pick in the 2016 NBA Draft in Brooklyn, NY Thursday night. Originally projected was a lottery selection, Davis fell to the first pick of the second round and was picked #31 overall by the Boston Celtics. It was […]

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First Friday at GRBC, Parsley and Festival of the Arts in Beer City USA

Last weekend during Beer City‘s annual Festival of the Arts, the crew (No. JW was not with us. NOT coming back, folks.) had a chance to hit the streets of the Center City for some great music, fantastic food, delightful friends and an adventure to remember circa 2016. The afternoon started off chasing down Flight of Niko, […]

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The 2016 Brew Ha Ha is upon you, Beer City USA

This weekend, the Brew Ha Ha takes over the DeltaPlex Arena for craft beers and knee-slapping cheers. As a joke to those in attendance, the celebration takes place in every vacationer’s most obvious paradise destination, Michigan in January. So if you plan on being there Friday the 8th from 5-10PM and Saturday the 9th from 1-10PM, […]

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Brooks leads Danger rally, beat Fury 121-112

Wyoming, MI — The Grand Rapids Danger got off to a slow start but rallied after coach Chuck Johnson’s halftime speech to erase a 13-point deficit and beat the Chicago Fury Saturday night, 121-112. Derrick Brooks scored a team-high 26 points as the Danger were again without the services of guards Dauntrel Hill and leading […]

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Grand Rapids shakes up roster, adds Dawson and Jones

Some new and familiar faces are coming to Beer City. Dahntay Jones and Brendan Dawson will suit up this Sunday for the Grand Rapids Drive as they return home from a three-game road trip to take on Central Division rival, Fort Wayne Mad Ants. Dawson was assigned to the Drive by the L.A. Clippers pursuant to the Flexible […]

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River City Sundays series start this weekend for GR Drive

GRAND RAPIDS, MICH. – The Grand Rapids Drive and Northwestern Mutual of Grand Rapids launch the ‘River City Sundays’ series this Sunday, December 6 at 4pm. Bringing one of the city of Grand Rapids’ nickname, “River City” (unfortunately not #BEERCITY) to life during Drive games, players will wear custom River City uniforms featuring navy blue, red and white colors. […]

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Drive trade for rights to Dahntay Jones

 GRAND RAPIDS, MICH – (DEC 2, 2015) – The Grand Rapids Drive completed a trade with the Raptors 905, NBA D-League Affiliate of the Toronto Raptors. The Drive traded their second round pick in next year’s 2016 NBADL Draft to the Raptors 905 in exchange for the returning player rights to Dahntay Jones. Jones, who turns 35 on December 27th, is a […]

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Day tripping to Cedar Springs Brewing

After a long weekend of family, turkey, parties and leftovers, the Beer City Hoops crew made our way north to Cedar Springs Brewing for Sunday brunch and beers. In a new tradition created after the Sunday Morning Referee show came to an end earlier this year, we’ve headed out ‘On The Michigan Road’ in honor […]