Meyers Leonard

Illinois Fighting Illini #12 - Center

  • Height: 7-1
  • Weight: 245

Heat fans should LOVE the Precious Achiuwa pick


He seems to be a perfect fit for Miami.

Now that he’s eligible to play this season, Olivier Sarr confirms Kentucky’s title-contending status


The only thing that felt longer than the year 2020 itself was the ruling on whether or not Wake Forest transfer Olivier Sarr would be eligible to suit up for Kentucky this season. He is, and that’s...

What Were The 10 Most Memorable Illinois Games During the 2010s?


What were the most memorable games for the Illini during the 2010s?

The 2012-13 Iowa Hawkeyes: The Hottest Hawks in March


After struggling on the road in the regular season, Devyn Marble and company rode a hot streak into the NIT finals

The 2019-20 Iowa Hawkeyes: INCOMPLETE


Luka Garza was a one-man wrecking crew on a team slated to be the highest seeded of any under Fran, then it was cancelled

Heat won’t have Summer League to evaluate undrafted gems like Robinson, Nunn


This summer will present challenges for Miami to continue its stunning improvement from lottery team to a top-four seed in the East.

Ayo Dosunmu projected as first-round pick In latest NBA Mock Draft


As we await Ayo’s decision, his stock seems to be rising.

Where does Kofi Cockburn rank among the best Illinois freshmen of all time?


Kofi’s first season in Champaign has been a special one. But is it the best in Illini history?

Boston Celtics give Miami Heat a reality check with Tyler Herro starting


Herro and Kendrick Nunn may seem like interchangeable pieces, but they aren’t.

Interview with a Fighting Illini: Illinois Q&A


Stephen Cohn of our SB Nation cousins The Champaign Room drops by to give us a preview of the Fighting Illini.

Emotional weekend for Jimmy Butler as Miami Heat travels to Chicago and Philadelphia


The Heat will face Josh Richardson for first time in an opponent’s uniform.

How Duncan Robinson found success with Miami Heat because of John Beilein


Overlooked contributor Robinson has impacted the game in a subtle way for the Heat.