Mike Helms born December 29 1982 in Detroit, Michigan, U.S. is an American basketball player who played guard at Oakland University. He was named to the Mid-Continent Conference All-League team three years in a row and the Mid-Con Conference Player of the Year in 2003. He averaged 27 points per game that year, which placed him as the third highest scorer in NCAA Division I.
He played for the Hunter Pirates of the Australia National Basketball League in 2005-06 and was second in NBL scoring at 22.1ppg. After the license of the franchise was sold, he moved to the new Singapore Slingers. In February 2007 he joined the German team Gießen 46ers.
In the 07/08 season in the NBL, Helms is in the top 20 in the league for scoring averaging 20.6 ppg. for Giessen averaged 7.83 ppg and 1.17 assists in his short stint.