Bridges weighed the idea of going pro a year ago as well, but he chose to stay in school, turning this season's team into a national title contender. In those six games Hudson played 30.5 minutes per game, averaging 18.8 points and 2.8 rebounds per game and shooting 49.4 percent from the field and 45.7 percent from beyond the arc.
A true #SpartanDawg through and through.
Bridges was a unanimous All-Big Ten First Team selection by coaches and media this season.
After a lengthy discussion with MSU coach Tom Izzo, Bridges said he had come to an agreement. "I think I speak for all of Spartan Nation in thanking him for how he represented us and for all of the great things he helped us achieve".
Isaiah Thomas to have arthroscopic surgery on right hip
But Lakers coach Luke Walton still has confidence in the player and has been encouraged with Thomas' fit with the team. BC-BKN-Lakers-Thomas, 132Lakers' Isaiah Thomas to have hip surgery, ending seasonEds: APNewsNow.
The school announced Bridges' departure Wednesday.
"I want all my three boys to play for the Lakers", LaVar Ball told a Lithuanian basketball journalist. LaMelo averaged 6.7 points and 2.2 assists per game. On Tuesday, Ball's agent, Harrison Gaines, informed Yahoo!
It is unclear at the time this article was published if freshman forward Jaren Jackson Jr. will enter the draft.
It's possible Pierce is just being polite - the Inglewood, Calif., native also mentioned his support for "all the California young hoopers" - but even his politeness is a stretch, as most experts agree there's virtually no chance LiAngelo gets drafted.