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The Miami Heat Torch the Spurs in Their First Preseason Game

The Miami Heat Torch the Spurs in Their First Preseason Game

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

Addition By Subtraction: The Miami Heat 2019 Offseason

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

NBA Rookies Bounce Into Million-Dollar Shoe Deals

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?

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

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...

Which NBA Superstar Will Take Home the League MVP Award?

Which NBA Superstar Will Take Home the League MVP Award?

Trey Riera-Gomez, Staff Writer

May 3, 2019

As the 2019 National Basketball Association season is approaching its end with the kickoff of the NBA playoffs several weeks ago, and several teams already having moved on to the second round, talk about who should be this year’s MVP, or most valuable player, has already begun.  As usual, this season...

D-Wade’s Last Dance

D-Wade’s Last Dance

Chase Bagnall-Koger, News Editor

September 23, 2018

On Sept. 18, basketball star Dwyane Wade thrilled fans when he announced to the world that he would push his retirement back another year for one final season with the Miami Heat. Wade, spreading the big news on a Twitter post, called his decision to remain with the Heat his "last dance." The storybook...

An Education With a Promise

An Education With a Promise

Daniel Toll, Sports Editor

August 20, 2018

If LeBron James needed anything else to contribute to his legacy beyond the basketball court, he did so on Aug. 4 when he launched his "I Promise" school for underprivileged children in his hometown of Akron, Ohio. Primarily known for his prowess on the basketball court, King James has taken it upon...

The Golden State Warriors Bring Out the Brooms

The Golden State Warriors Bring Out the Brooms

Daniel Toll, Sports Editor

June 12, 2018

Although just having commenced on May 31, the National Basketball Association (NBA) finals were on the brink of a quick finish, ending on the night of June 8. The Golden State Warriors and the Cleveland Cavaliers have made the NBA Finals for the fourth straight year, setting history for the only pair...

Inspirational Athletes Protest Gun Violence

Inspirational Athletes Protest Gun Violence

Chase Bagnall-Koger, Staff Writer

April 7, 2018

The movement promoting national gun control laws is one that has been gaining a lot of momentum in America lately. Horrific mass shootings have prompted reactions from all types of people and have induced walkouts and protests in high schools across the country. Though it is natural to expect political...

NBA All-Star Game: Team LeBron vs Team Steph

NBA All-Star Game: Team LeBron vs Team Steph

Daniel Toll, Sports Editor

February 10, 2018

The NBA All-Star Game is famously known for being one of the most anticipated events of the basketball season. Traditionally, basketball fans across the nation would vote for their favorite players, giving them the fortunate opportunity to participate in an event that showcases the greatest basketball...

Intense NBA Rivalries Light Up Christmas Day

Intense NBA Rivalries Light Up Christmas Day

Daniel Toll, Sports Editor

January 1, 2018

It is indisputable, especially in recent memory, that the holidays have been the source of nationwide buzz in the sports world. With the NFL season nearing its end and the NBA basketball season reaching a climax at its mid-season mark, sport fans across the country have grown anxious, anticipating the...

LeBron James’ Best Year Yet?

LeBron James’ Best Year Yet?

Daymara Fernandez, Staff Writer

December 7, 2017

Playing as a multi-appearance All-Star shooting guard/small forward for the Cleveland Cavaliers, it is no surprise that LeBron James gets so much attention, especially considering he is one of the highest performing and most recognized NBA (National Basketball Association) players of all time. Whether...

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