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NFL Drafts: Switching it up in 2020

Even during the Coronavirus, the NFL is continuing with its drafts.

Allegra Sharp, Staff Writer

May 10, 2020

As of April 23, the National Football League started making their annual draft selections for new eligible players for the upcoming 2020 season which was a total of seven rounds and lasted until April 25. Due to the spread of the Coronavirus, the 2020 drafts were held online via videoconferencing. "I ...

Don Shula May be Gone, but Never Forgotten

Don Shula, a two time NFL championship coach passed away on may, 4. 2020. This highlights his achievements and successes during his legendary coaching career from being the winningest head coach in NFL history to being the only head coach to make it to the Super Bowl six times.

Anthony Russo, staff writer

May 10, 2020

For a professional sports career, it takes a good work ethic, intelligence and the motivation to just make it in, but every so often, there will be an individual that exceeds expectations and ends up as one of the most prominent figures to ever enter the sport. And no, this is not a player but rather...

NBA: the Evolution Throughout the Years

Basketball has become an ever changing sport, from the money to how the game is played itself. Even though the fundamentals of the sport are the same, it is quite obvious that the game has evolved throughout the years for better or for worse.

Japheth Oyedepo, staff writer

May 5, 2020

The National Basketball Association, like many others things, has become subject to change. The baggier uniforms, low resolution screens and multiple three point lines have faded away over the years. However, with the recent release of ESPN's newest documentary, "The Last Dance", more fundamental changes...

NCAA: Are They Finally Coming Around?

With mass media scrutiny hitting the NCAA hard, they were practically forced to change a very fundamental rule that they've adopted since the beginning, just to stay afloat in completion with other alternative leagues for young college athletes.

Anthony Russo, Staff writer

May 2, 2020

The National Collegiate Athletic Association is a non-profit organization that hosts thousands of college athletes every year for multiple sports which in turn grants the athletes a great amount of notoriety to possibly pursue a professional career.  However, for the 114 years that the NCAA has existed,...

“The Last Dance” Shines New Light on Jordan’s Career

The Last Dance is ESPN's new documentary about the Chicago Bulls starting from when they drafted the savior of their franchise, Michael Jordan. The series goes in-depth into the lives of these players and the progression made throughout the years which led to the Bulls dynasty across the 90's.

Japheth Oyedepo, Staff Writer

April 29, 2020

To say the least, Micheal Jordan is a sports icon. His impact is felt throughout the sports world, from our shoes to our shirts, to the many comparisons we hear within the sports news spectrum. These comparisons are justified as he is known as one of the greatest basketball players who have ever lived, av...

Tokyo 2020 Faces an Olympic-Sized Roadblock Due to COVID-19

With the gravity of the looming Coronavirus, athletes all over the world are going to have to hold out at least one year in order to participate in the Olympic Games in Tokyo, Japan.

Japheth Oyedepo, Staff Writer

March 30, 2020

The Olympics is without a doubt one of the most anticipated sporting events around the globe. Taking place every four years, there is always a certain buzz in the air whenever it comes around, even if one is not in a host city. Here in the United States, bags from McDonalds contain Olympic graphic...

The Astro-Nomical Scandal: Major League Baseball’s Most Recent Stain

With the revelation of the Astros' recent scandal, a ripple of disgust and resentment has circulated the sports world as Major League Baseball has suffered yet another blow to its respectability.

Japheth Oyedepo, Staff Writer

February 22, 2020

The game of baseball has been an American pastime that has survived generations. From Babe Ruth and Jackie Robinson to Mike Trout and Derek Jeter, the sport has been loved by many across the country. Although the sport has lost popularity over the last few decades, baseball is in the news again. However,...

All Hands on Deck for NBA All-Star Weekend

All Hands on Deck for NBA All-Star Weekend

Jana Faour, Reviews Editor

February 17, 2020

Have you ever imagined an NBA game with LeBron James, Kawhi Leonard and Anthony Davis all playing on the same team? Well, that is the beauty of the National Basketball Association's All-Star weekend. In a star-studded three-day event, basketball fans all over the world watched the stars battle it out...

The 2020 Super Bowl: How Super Was It?

The 2020 Super Bowl featured the quickest offensive team in the league, the Kansas City Chiefs, and one of the fiercest defensive teams in the San Francisco 49ers.

Allegra Sharp, Staff Writer

February 8, 2020

Every year, the football fanatics of America come together to watch one of the most action-packed showdowns at the end of the football season. The 2020 Super Bowl was an epic showdown between two of the fiercest teams in the National Football League (NFL): the Kansas City Chiefs and the San Fransisc...

The WNBA Levels the Playing Field: The Step Towards Equality

The Women's National Basketball Association have created the Changemakers platform in an attempt to better provide for their players and grow their industry.

Sofia Cruz, Staff Writer

January 26, 2020

Finally, the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA) is making progressive strides to equalize the sport for female athletes. On Tuesday, Jan. 14, the league announced that it had reached a new business agreement with its players, and the result was the creation of the WNBA "Changemakers," a partnership...

LSU vs Clemson: The Comeback Cajun Champs

The College Football National Championship game was an epic battle between the Louisiana State University Tigers and the Clemson University Tigers, where players showcased their competitive spirits and readiness for the National Football League.

Japheth Oyedepo, Staff Writer

January 15, 2020

The 2020 College Football National Championship game kicked off in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans, Louisiana on Jan. 13, with the season ending in an intense battle between Louisiana State University (LSU) and Clemson University. These two teams have faced off three times in the last decade,...

The Future is Bright in the 305

With the new decade beginning, the Miami Heat, Marlins and Dolphins have an abundance of young, elite prospects, in combination with multiple draft picks and salary cap space. This leaves Miami sports in an extremely fortunate situation which will likely result in them contending for years to come.

Anthony Russo, Staff Writer

January 11, 2020

After a decade-long tenure of success, Miami sports are still in a position of success, entering the 2020s with arguably the brightest future for all three of their major sports, including basketball, baseball and football. These claims can easily be backed up with just the absurd amount of young tale...

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