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The Miami Heat Blazing Past Their Postseason Opponents

The Miami Heat have stunned the entire league with them breezing past the first two rounds of the postseason and facing the Celtics up next in the Eastern Conference Finals

Japheth Oyedepo, Staff Writer

September 16, 2020

COVID-19 has forced us to consider many new ways to approach facets of our daily lives, and this especially true in the sports field. One of the more public innovations is the Bubble of the National Basketball Association, which erases any sense of a home court atmosphere for each individual team. The...

Taking A Knee: An Attempt to Unify that Only Divides

Massimo Aguila, Staff Writer

September 4, 2020

In recent months, the Black Lives Matter movement has grown tremendously and the massive movement is the current center of media outlets around the world. Some in support of the message have shown their respect by kneeling to the flag and the national anthem of the United States, like ex San-Francisco...

Live and Learn: The NBA Bubble

The NBA season continues in Orlando as the leagues use of practical principles allow the eyes of the country back on basketball.

Japheth Oyedepo, Staff Writer

August 23, 2020

On March 11, the National Basketball Association correspondent Shams Charania reported Utah Jazz player Rudy Gobert had tested positive for the novel Coronavirus. Shortly after, the NBA was suspended with no clear resumption date in sight.  That night may have been the first true wake-up call for many...

“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...

COVID-19 Halts Sports Seasons as Disease Spreads to Players

The National Basketball Association was hit the hardest this week with the diagnosis of two players having contracted the Coronavirus leading to the suspension of the season.

Sofia Cruz, Staff Writer

March 13, 2020

Recent developments with COVID-19, the now international disease, have led to massive complications with the seasons and remaining games of professional athletic leagues. The main organizations that have been affected so far are the National Basketball Association, Major League Baseball, and the National...

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...

In Memory of Kobe and Gianna Bryant

The tragic losses of Kobe and Gianna Bryant has dispersed ripples of sorrow around the world, with fans mourning the deaths of two of the world's brightest stars.

Nataly Leiva, Staff Writer

February 3, 2020

On the morning of Jan. 26, a helicopter on its way to the Mamba Academy, basketball legend Kobe Bryant's sports training facility, carrying Bryant, his 13-year old daughter Gianna Bryant and seven others, crashed resuling in the death of everyone onboard. It was later confirmed that the helicopter c...

The Miami Heat Are Setting the NBA Ablaze

The Americans Airline Arena, home of the Miami Heat, gets fired up before every home game's tip-off.

Japheth Oyedepo, Staff Writer

November 13, 2019

After the departure of LeBron James, the Miami Heat have experienced a lack of any real success in the past few years. The move came after the 2014 National Basketball Association (NBA) Finals loss against San Antonio, where Kawhi Leonard and the Spurs took down James and the Heat in five games. ...

The Miami Heat Torch the Spurs in Their First Preseason Game

An inside look into the Miami Heat's team store within the American Airlines Arena.

Anthony Russo, Staff Writer

October 10, 2019

Returning from what was considered a disappointing season, the Miami Heat went into their first National Basketball Association (NBA) preseason game going head-to-head against the San Antonio Spurs. The game was played on their home court at American Airlines Arena. Considering the fact that both teams compete...

Addition By Subtraction: The Miami Heat 2019 Offseason

Following an off-season where numerous National Basketball Association  moves scattered sports headlines around the country, the Miami Heat look to be a dark horse playoff candidate after making several smart acquisition and draft decisions.

Anthony Russo, Staff Writer

September 8, 2019

The 2018-2019 campaign for the Miami Heat was one to be filled with excitement and promise. However, as the year progressed, they found themselves plagued with numerous injuries, and they struggled to find any true rhythm. The Heat managed to finish with a record of 39 wins and 43 losses, falling jus...

NBA Rookies Bounce Into Million-Dollar Shoe Deals

Foot Locker is an American sportswear retailer which carries many of the brands that have endorsed the rookies of the 2019-2020 NBA season.

Anthony Russo, Staff Writer

August 11, 2019

With the 2019-2020 National Basketball Association (NBA) season quickly approaching, most of the rookies from the 2019 draft class are closing off their summers by signing endorsement deals with numerous major shoe companies. The companies endorsing these rookies include the Nike, Adidas and Jordan b...

The Reoriented NBA Landscape: Has the Playing Field Been Leveled?

LeBron James (left) of the Los Angeles Lakers backs down Giannis Antetokounmpo (right) of the Milwaukee Bucks

Kluivert Suquino, Sports Editor

July 27, 2019

As the dust begins to settle from a wild 2019 free agency frenzy, fans and players are adjusting to the seismic shifts in the landscape of the National Basketball Association (NBA). Free agents moved across the league beginning on the night of June 30th with the intention of maximizing their opportunit...

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