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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,...

What is the Champions League?

What is the Champions League?

Samuel T., Reporter

October 8, 2019

In Europe, there are many big competitions or tournaments for sports. One of the most significant matches between teams in the Champions League. This big competition is between many famous football/soccer teams in Europe. Some of them include big clubs such as Juventus, FC Barcelona, Real Madrid, PSG...

Sports Mascots Being Offensive

Sports Mascots Being Offensive

Anya D., Editor

March 18, 2019

Various team names and mascots have discriminative and racist backgrounds- these need to be changed and made right. Some of the team or mascot names are derived from certain cultures and are offensive to many. This needs to be stopped and changed. Some people are very passionate about their teams, a...

Weirdest Sports Around the World

Weirdest Sports Around the World

Allen H., Reporter

January 15, 2019

Almost everyone on earth knows what soccer is and many people around the world know sports like basketball, football, cricket, baseball, hockey, and golf. What many people don’t know about are the uncommon, non-competitive sports, and ones that are questionable in terms of whether they should even be ...

The Pressure on Jimmy Butler

The Pressure on Jimmy Butler

Jack R., Reporter

October 9, 2018

NBA All-Star, Jimmy Butler, was not happy with his previous season with the Minnesota Timberwolves. He has been looking deep into the team that best fits him, and wants to pursue his career with. According to ESPN, “Jimmy Butler is most interested in pursuing a future with the Los Angeles Clippers....

Who Will Win the NBA Playoffs?

Who Will Win the NBA Playoffs?

Rylan M., Reporter

May 15, 2018

  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...

The Worst Sports Teams of the 2000s

The Worst Sports Teams of the 2000s

Tushaar M., Editor

April 24, 2018

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

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

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...

College Quarterbacks Entering the Draft

Andrew H., Reporter

March 19, 2018

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...

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