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NBA Western Conference Round 2 Takeaways

Luke O'Connell, Sports Editor

May 23, 2019

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Nuggets-Blazers In an expectedly close series, Damian Lillard and the Portland Trail Blazers overcame the Denver Nuggets in seven games. In Game 1, Murray and Jokic combined for 60 points in a Nuggets win. Though the Blaze...

A Breakdown of the NBA Eastern Conference Semi-Finals

Elijah Weston-Capulong, Sports Editor

May 21, 2019

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Celtics-Bucks After a disappointing series, the Bucks advance to the Conference Finals after ousting the Celtics in five games. This second round loss marks the end of an up-and-down season for the Celtics, while the Bucks wi...

Liverpool Overcome 3-0 Deficit to Book a Ticket to the 2018-19 Champions League Final

Elijah Weston-Capulong, Sports Editor

May 8, 2019

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On a clear Tuesday Night, Divock Origi scores for Liverpool to make the score 4-0 to the Reds, eventually the goal which sealed them a place in the Champions League Final, marking one of the most amazing comebacks in Champions ...

The First Round of the Western NBA Playoffs, an Overview

Elijah Weston-Capulong and Luke O'Connell, Sports Editors

May 8, 2019

Filed under News, Sports, Uncategorized

Even before Damian Lillard’s heroics and trash talk over twitter, this 3 vs. 6 match-up was one of the most exciting series’ in the first round. And, the duo matchup of Westbrook and George versus Damian Lillard and CJ Mc...

NFL Offseason Recap: Ranking the League’s Biggest Moves

Jason Upton, Sports Editor

May 6, 2019

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This year’s highly anticipated offseason resolved Le’Veon Bell’s holdout drama, relocated two of the best wide receivers in the game, and gave the Browns the pieces they needed to make the playoffs. Some teams made progr...

Say What?! Odell Beckham Trade

Elijah Weston-Capulong, Sports Editor

April 12, 2019

Filed under Say What?!, Sports

On Wednesday, March 13th, the Cleveland Browns acquired superstar wide-receiver Odell Beckham Jr. from from the New York Giants. Beckham is one of the most popular players to ever play in the NFL, and will surely go down as one ...

MLB Preview: Red Sox-Yankees Rivalry Reignites in a Tough AL East

Jason Upton, Sports Editor

April 12, 2019

Filed under Sports

After two of the biggest names in baseball have finally chosen teams and Opening Day has come and gone, baseball is back in full swing. New powerhouses have arised in the National League including a revamped Phillies squad featu...

What Happened to the Los Angeles Lakers?

Elijah Weston-Capulong, Sports Editor

April 11, 2019

Filed under News, Sports

After signing Lebron James on free-agency last summer, and building a core group of young and experienced players, the LA Lakers looked poised to make the playoffs for the first time since the 2012-2013 season, where they lost 4-0 in ...

March Madness 2019

Elijah Weston-Capulong, Sports Editor

April 11, 2019

Filed under News, Sports

After an embarrassing 2018 NCAA tournament, becoming the first team in NCAA history to lose to a 16-seed, the Virginia Cavaliers won their first National Championship in program history, beating Texas Tech in overtime 85-77 in...

The New Era of the NBA

Jason Upton, Sports Editor

March 6, 2019

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Two years ago, the NBA was an entirely different league. Paul George was still carrying the Pacers, Kyrie and LeBron still had the Cavs relevant, New Orleans was still hopeful in a future with Boogie Cousins and Anthony Davis, DeMa...

2018 Fantasy Football Awards

Jason Upton, Sports Editor

January 8, 2019

Filed under Sports

The 2018 fantasy football season gave us surprises, entertainment, shock, and heartbreak. There were proven studs, huge breakouts, season-ruining injuries, and key waiver pickups. Here are the 2018 fantasy season awards.  ...

What’s Hot and What’s Not in College Basketball

Jason Upton, Sports Editor

November 14, 2018

Filed under Sports

Hot: Duke Basketball It doesn’t get much better than starting the season off with the top three rated high school recruits. RJ Barrett, Zion Williamson, and Cam Reddish were 1, 2, and 3 coming into the 2018-19 season, respectiv...

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