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Miami Heat’s season turns to an unexpected success

Miami Heat's season turns to an unexpected success
October 27, 2020

At the beginning of the season, choosing Miami Heat as the Eastern Conference champions would've been considered crazy. In the 2018-2019 NBA season, the Heat found themselves missing the playoffs and placing...

Los Angeles Lakers lose their chance of winning the title against the Miami Heat

Los Angeles Lakers lose their chance of winning the title against the Miami Heat
October 26, 2020

After Game 5 of the NBA Finals with the Los Angeles Lakers leading the Miami Heat 3-1 in the series, the Lakers had a chance to capture that elusive title they've been thirsting for for years.  They...

Alex Smith returns to NFL action close to two years since his gruesome leg injury

Alex Smith returns to NFL action close to two years since his gruesome leg injury
October 26, 2020

Landover, Md.-- Alex Smith finally returned to an NFL field on Sunday, defying the odds of his 2018 leg injury.  He ran the offense for the Washington Football Team after starter Kyle Allen exited the...

NFL responds to positive COVID cases

NFL responds to positive COVID cases
October 26, 2020

The NFL had to juggle several teams’ schedules last Sunday after the New England Patriots and the Tennessee Titans had multiple positive tests of Coronavirus across their facilities recently.  These...

Boston crumbles in fourth, falls to Miami in a grueling six game series

Dec 4, 2019; Boston, MA, USA; Miami Heat guard Jimmy Butler (22) is guarded by Boston Celtics forward Jayson Tatum (0) during the first half at TD Garden. Mandatory Credit: Greg M. Cooper-USA TODAY Sports
October 12, 2020

Lake Buena Vista Fla.-- If the NBA Bubble has shown us anything in the last few months, it’s that things are far from normal.  The Eastern Conference Finals showed much of the same, with the five seeded...

Muslim athlete gets disqualified before a volleyball game for wearing her hijab

Muslim athlete gets disqualified before a volleyball game for wearing her hijab
October 12, 2020

On September 15, 2020 high schooler Najah Aqeel was disqualified from her volleyball game for wearing her hijab at Valor Collegiate Prep in Nashville, Tennessee. The referee would not let her play before...

Professional athletes stand against racism

Professional athletes stand against racism
September 29, 2020

Across the country, the sports world has been taking a stand against racism and police brutality. Right after the shooting of Jacob Blake, who was shot seven times by the police in Kenosha, Wisconsin on...

Let’s celebrate the first woman to coach in MLB, Alyssa Nakken

Let's celebrate the first woman to coach in MLB, Alyssa Nakken
March 10, 2020

A few weeks before the beginning of Women’s History Month, the San Francisco Giants announced that they would be naming Alyssa Nakken as their assistant coach. This hiring was the first of its kind,...

Meet the woman who coaches the men of the Redskins

Meet the woman who coaches the men of the Redskins
March 2, 2020

For this great month dedicated to women, it would be remiss not to mention Jennifer King, the first full-time black female coach in NFL history. King was hired by the Washington Redskins in February as...

Meet the woman who coaches the men of the 49ers

Meet the woman who coaches the men of the 49ers
March 2, 2020

For this great month dedicated to women, it would be remiss to not mention Katie Sowers; the first female and openly gay coach in NFL history, one of the few responsible for the success of the San Francisco...

Female track stars fight sponsorship injustice

Female track stars fight sponsorship injustice
October 15, 2019

Allyson Felix, 33, the six-time Olympic and eleven-time world champion, had a baby girl in November, and Nike, who sponsored Felix for seven years, did not respond to the news pleasantly. For many years...

OSU having a great season

OSU having a great season
October 1, 2019

Watching The Ohio State University football team has been every bit as exciting as we had hoped they would be, with a 4-0 record so far. In the first month of the college football season, the Buckeyes,...

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