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Who Will Win the NBA Playoffs?

Who Will Win the NBA Playoffs?

Rylan M., Reporter

May 15, 2018


Filed under Sports

  The Playoffs are finally here, but before our eyes are quickly fading away. Already into the second round, many predictions can be made to which team will make it all the way to the top. The standout team in the East is Lebron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers. After a dominating four game se...

Djokovic’s Downfall

Djokovic’s Downfall

Jerry C., Reporter

May 10, 2018


Filed under Sports

Novak Djokovic, a star tennis player that was once the number one seed in the world. He dropped down to  thirteen after an injury, which caused him to suffer a series of defeats. This was caused by a combination of bad coaching and injury. As a tennis player, Djokovic has no definite persona. Unlike...

Top 5 Best Super Bowls of All Time

Top 5 Best Super Bowls of All Time

Nathan N., Reporter

May 9, 2018


Filed under Sports

      There have been 52 Super Bowls in NFL history. Some of these were complete blowout games with one team already predicted to win at halftime. Other games were so close that it was impossible to predict who would win until the game was over, and it is in these games that teams show their...

Greatest Shortstops of all Time

Greatest Shortstops of all Time

Andrew H., Reporter

May 9, 2018


Filed under Sports

In baseball, shortstops are known for their leadership on the field, and are known for having fantastic glove skills and very reliable batting skills. In today’s game, some of the best shortstops include Corey Seager of the LA Dodgers, Manny Machado of the Baltimore Orioles, Carlos Correa of the H...

The Worst Sports Teams of the 2000s

The Worst Sports Teams of the 2000s

Tushaar M., Editor

April 24, 2018


Filed under Sports

Many teams that were dominant during the early 2000s are still strong and dominant to this day. Teams such as the Spurs or the Patriots have been near the top of the ladder every season in the past decade. On the other hand, there are many teams still struggling from their mistakes during the early 2000s...

Top 5 Most Unbreakable Records In Sports

Top 5 Most Unbreakable Records In Sports

Connor N., Reporter

April 23, 2018


Filed under Sports

One of the most cherished parts of sports are the records the great players of the past hold as well as the rising stars in sports today. Records are more than just a title that a player owns, a record is something an athlete deserves from all the work he or she puts in their career day in and day out...

Ejection Rules for Different Sports

Ejection Rules for Different Sports

Nathan L., Reporter

April 23, 2018


Filed under Sports

In most sports, it is typical for the referees to have methods that help discipline players and keep their behavior appropriate. One way of doing this is to eject players. An ejection is the removal of a player due to a violation of the specific sport’s rules. The exact violations that lead up to an...

Where LeBron Will Go in 2018

Where LeBron Will Go in 2018

Tushaar M., Editor

April 11, 2018


Filed under Sports

After the 2018 season, LeBron James will be a free agent, letting him make his decision on where he will play for the 2018-2019. There are 30 teams in the NBA, but there are 3 major front-runners to land LeBron in 2018. Those three teams are the Cleveland Cavaliers, the Houston Rockets, and the Los An...

College Quarterbacks Entering the Draft

Andrew H., Reporter

March 19, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

This year, many talented players such as Penn State halfback Saquon Barkley, Alabama defensive back Minkah Fitzpatrick, and NC State defensive end Bradley Chubb are projected to go early in this year’s NFL draft. However, according to many experts, the position that has the most talent in this yea...

2018 Winter Olympic Highlights

2018 Winter Olympic Highlights

Jason M., Reporter

March 6, 2018


Filed under Sports

The 2018 Olympics in Pyeongchang, Korea marks the 23rd ever Winter Olympics. The Opening Ceremony carried a theme of peace throughout the event. Many were concerned about the forecasted freezing temperatures, especially in the roofless stadium. In fact each spectator was given hand and feet warmers, a ...

Blake Griffin Traded to the Detroit Pistons

Blake Griffin Traded to the Detroit Pistons

Tanay S., Reporter

March 6, 2018


Filed under Sports

Blake Griffin, the face of the Los Angeles Clippers, signed a $171 million contract with the Detroit Pistons for a span of 5 years. Blake Griffin is 28 years old and has been in the NBA All-Stars five-times. With Blake, center Willie Reed and forward Brice Johnson also from the Clippers, were traded ...

Tom Brady’s Career

Tom Brady’s Career

Nick G., Reporter

February 21, 2018


Filed under Sports

Tom Brady is said to be the best player of this generation and is known as the G.O.A.T, greatest of all time. He plays for the New England Patriots, as their starting quarterback. He has received many nicknames for many milestones and achievements throughout his career. His full name is Thomas Edw...

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