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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


Filed under College/Professional, Sports

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


Filed under College/Professional, Sports

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


Filed under College/Professional, Sports

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


Filed under College/Professional, Sports

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


Filed under College/Professional, Sports

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


Filed under College/Professional, Sports

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


Filed under College/Professional, Sports

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


Filed under College/Professional, Sports

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...

Russell Westbrook: Basketball Contract with a Story

Russell Westbrook: Basketball Contract with a Story

Miguel Lemus, Staff Writer

October 9, 2017


Filed under College/Professional, Sports

Russell Westbrook signed one of the largest contracts in NBA history, granting him an extension of 5 years worth $205 million with the Oklahoma City Thunder. Especially following the loss of Kevin Durant to the Golden State Warriors, the Thunder and their incredibly loyal fan base worried that they would...

A Wild Wild Card: Yankees and D-Backs Move On

A Wild Wild Card: Yankees and D-Backs Move On

Chase Bagnall-Koger, Staff Writer

October 5, 2017


Filed under College/Professional, Sports

Baseball has undergone many changes over the years since its invention in 1839. One of the more recent changes to the structure of the MLB playoffs occurred on Nov. 17, 2011, when it was announced that two 'Wild Card' teams would be added to the postseason, amounting to a total of 10 teams. The two...

A Thunderous Trade Brings Carmelo Anthony to OKC

A Thunderous Trade Brings Carmelo Anthony to OKC

Chase Bagnall-Koger, Staff Writer

October 3, 2017


Filed under College/Professional, Sports

The New York Knicks announced on Monday, Sept. 25th, that they have exchanged long-time forward Carmelo Anthony for two Oklahoma City Thunder players - center Enes Kanter and forward Doug McDermott. The trade is expected to strengthen the offense of an already dense Oklahoma City Thunder roster, sporting...

The Sports Industry Goes Against Trump

The Sports Industry Goes Against Trump

Miguel Lemus, Staff Writer

October 2, 2017


Filed under Domestic Affairs, Opinion

Controversy sparked when President Trump invited, and later uninvited, the Golden State Warrior team after their win against the Cavaliers. Before Trump uninvited the team, Stephen Curry was having second thoughts about going to the nation's capital. A few days before, there was a incident where Trump...

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