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Kobe Bryant: Gone But Never Forgotten

Kobe Bryant: Gone But Never Forgotten

Ben V., Reporter

February 13, 2020

Many sports players around the world change their respective sports, but nobody has changed the sport of basketball as much as Kobe Bryant has. Kobe Bean Bryant was born on August 23, 1978, and ever since that day, the world has witnessed a young star grow into a legend that changed the course of many...

Lamelo Ball Succession

Lamelo Ball Succession

Caitlyn C., Reporter

January 28, 2020

Born on August 22, 2001, Lamelo Ball is currently thriving in his career, playing basketball. Starting in the eighth grade, Lamelo scored 32 points against an under-17 team. He attended a local high school, Chino Hills High School. He was being scouted very early on, similar to LeBron James. He also stars ...

Earvin “Magic” Johnson Spotlight

Earvin “Magic” Johnson Spotlight

Andrew N., Reporter

January 28, 2020

A boy by the name of Earvin Johnson Jr was born on August 14, 1959, in Lansing, Michigan, and had grown up in a house with nine brothers and sisters, not knowing that one day, he will become one of the most dominant basketball players in the NBA. With Earvin’s love for basketball, he then acquired th...

Good and Bad News for the Lakers

Good and Bad News for the Lakers

Amrit R., Editor

January 27, 2020

The Lakers are a very well known team within the NBA (National Basketball Association). The team has many great players, including two all-stars, LeBron James and Anthony Davis, which are helping the team go far within the sport and will probably make the playoffs an easy competition. The Lakers have ma...

What Is Tennis?

What Is Tennis?

Noah K., Reporter

December 19, 2019

Tennis courts were invented in England way back in the 16th century by King Henry VIII, and the first tennis racquet was invented in Italy in 1583. Tennis is a game in which 2-4 players (singles or doubles) play against each other in even numbers of teams. They play on a court with a baseline or a li...

Lakers Big Success in 2019-2020 Season

Lakers Big Success in 2019-2020 Season

Diego G., Editor

December 19, 2019

A few years ago, the Lakers were in a rebuilding age, not placing well in their conference at all. They weren’t expected to sign any big players, but then in the summer of 2018, the Lakers made one of the biggest moves in franchise history. They signed Lebron James, arguably the best basketball pl...

Shaquille O’Neal Spotlight

Shaquille O’Neal Spotlight

Andrew S., Reporter

December 17, 2019

On March 6, 1982, a basketball legend was born. On that day, future basketball star Shaquille O’Neal was born. Shaquille, also known as “Shaq”, had somewhat of a rough childhood, going through some tough times during his youthful years. When O’Neal was just a tiny little infant, his dad, Joseph ...

The Problem with the Jacksonville Jaguars

The Problem with the Jacksonville Jaguars

Caden S., Editor

December 17, 2019

Throughout 52 Super Bowls, only 12 teams have not lifted the Lombardi trophy. Among those 12, there are only 4 teams that have never even reached the Super Bowl. Those teams are, the Detroit Lions, Houston Texans, Cleveland Browns, and last and least the Jacksonville Jaguars. The Texans get an excuse since ...

The Man. The Myth. The Beard.

The Man. The Myth. The Beard.

Ethan Y., Editor

November 20, 2019

James Harden, also known as “The Beard”, is a 30-year-old professional basketball player in the National Basketball Association (NBA) He is currently playing for the Houston Rockets. He is known for his stellar skill to score high points that help his team in crucial matches and is one of the best ...

History of the Lakers

History of the Lakers

Ben V., Reporter

November 20, 2019

Many basketball teams have achieved greatness and even turned into mega organizations, but one of the most popular and loved ones is the Los Angeles Lakers. The Los Angeles Lakers have competed in NBA championships, winning 16 out of the 31 times they have gone to the finals. With the Lakers being t...

California’s College Sports Pay Law

California’s College Sports Pay Law

Amrit R., Editor

October 29, 2019

  California has a new law targeted towards college athletes in California. The law consists of many reasons/details that are helping the eligibility for college athletes to get paid. Though California thinks that this law is good for the state, the NCAA has always insisted that college athletes,...

Stephen Curry Spotlight

Stephen Curry Spotlight

Celine K., Reporter

October 9, 2019

Born in 1998, March 14, Wardell Stephen Curry II is a 31-year-old professional basketball player for the Golden State Warriors. Ever since he was a boy, Curry dreamed of playing basketball like his father, Dell Curry. This dream became a reality for him, and Steph, short for Stephen, has led his team...

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