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Gronkowski suspended

Gronkowski suspended

Nicholas Boudreau, Staff Writer

December 11, 2017


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On December 3rd, 2017, New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski was penalized for an unnecessary roughness call against Tre’Davious White, the corner for the Buffalo Bills.   The Buffalo Bills safety, Micah Hyde, was surprised that Gronk wasn’t ejected from the game. Gronk will be suspended fro...

Trump and Ball spar on Twitter

Trump and Ball spar on Twitter

My Gladding, Staff Writer

December 11, 2017


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NY Daily News On November 8th UCLA star LiAngelo Ball and teammates Cody Riley and Jalen Hill  were arrested in China for shoplifting at a Louis Vuitton store next to the hotel. The three players were to stay in the team's hotel in Hangzhou until the case is adjudicated, which could take days, weeks...

5 MLB stars who could be on the move this offseason

5 MLB stars who could be on the move this offseason

Matthew Polek, Sport's Editor

December 7, 2017


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With the Winter Meetings beginning next week, the MLB hot stove is beginning to heat up. Shohei Ohtani has dominated headlines this offseason and he hasn’t even signed yet. He’s been meeting with teams this week and has until December 22nd to sign with a club. The free agent class is headlined by Yu Darv...

Derrick Rose will return to the NBA

Derrick Rose will return to the NBA

Andrew Gentile, Staff Writer

December 5, 2017


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On November 29, Derrick Rose decided to continue his career with the Cleveland Cavaliers after insinuating, on November 24,  that he may retire due to his extensive injuries. Derrick Rose began his NBA career in the ‘08-09’ season and automatically drew attention to his game. He averaged 16.8 ...

Giants bench Eli

Giants bench Eli

Matthew Polek, Sport's Editor

December 1, 2017


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On Tuesday November 28th the New York Giants announced that on Sunday Geno Smith will be starting at quarterback against the Raiders. For the first time in 13 years, it won’t be Eli Manning taking the snaps. His streak of 210 games started will be over on Sunday. It’s the 2nd longest streak by a QB,...

Yankee fans shouldn’t hang their heads

Yankee fans shouldn’t hang their heads

Matthew Polek, Sports Editor

October 24, 2017


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“It’s a rebuilding year.” Ha. Someone forgot to pass that on to Joe Girardi and his Yankees. Coming in to 2017 there were a lot of questions surrounding the Yankees. No one knew what the “Baby bombers” we’re going to do. Aaron Judge struggled when he got called up in 2016; Gary S...

Derek Carr suffers a fracture to his back

Derek Carr suffers a fracture to his back

John Braziel, Staff Writer

October 13, 2017


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The Oakland Raiders starting quarterback Derek Carr was sidelined with a lower back fracture on Sunday, October 1 against the Broncos.   Carr suffered this injury on a play attempting to avoid a sack by defensive end Adam Gotsis. The Oakland Raiders had just signed Carr to a five year $150 million d...

The basketball season is taking shape

The basketball season is taking shape

Mya Gladding, Staff Writer

October 10, 2017


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On October 1, 2017 the NBA preseason began. This offseason was a good one for the NBA and the fans. There were many surprises like Chris Paul going the Houston Rockets, Kyrie Irving to the Boston Celtics, and the one everyone's been waiting for all summer, Carmelo Anthony to the Oklahoma City Thunder. ...

Sport franchises help out Las Vegas victims

Sport franchises help out Las Vegas victims

Andrew Gentile, Staff Writer

October 5, 2017


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Since the Las Vegas shooting on the night of October 1st some sports organizations, such as franchise NFL team Oakland Raiders and the UFC, have already publicly promised donations and aid to those affected. The Oakland Raiders are planning a move to Las Vegas in the near future. They’re current...

Yankees advance to the ALDS

Yankees advance to the ALDS

Matthew Polek, Editor

October 4, 2017


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For the first time since 2012 the New York Yankees will be playing in the American League Division Series. The Yankees finished the season as the top Wild Card team and hosted the Minnesota Twins Tuesday night in the one and done Wild Card game. And boy oh boy was it wild. Luis Severino got the ball ...

NFL continues to blacklist Kaepernick

NFL continues to blacklist Kaepernick

Nicholas Boudreau, Staff Writer

September 29, 2017


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Quarterback Colin Kaepernick, formerly of the San Francisco 49ers, still has not been signed to play for any NFL team. Some believe it is because he has earned a reputation as a troublemaker; while others believe he simply is not talented enough. His troubles began on September 1st, 2016 before a preseason gam...

The Red Sox clinch another playoff birth

The Red Sox clinch another playoff birth

John Braziel, Staff Writer

September 29, 2017


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The Boston Red Sox clinch a playoff spot in successive seasons for the first time in nearly a decade. They beat the Baltimore Orioles 9-0 last Wednesday, September 20. On their way to Cincinnati for a three game series after sweeping the Orioles, the Red Sox received the news of making the playoffs for ...

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