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Andy Ruiz Jr. (standing) during his title fight against Anthony Joshua

Andy Ruiz Jr. Defeats Heavyweight Champion Anthony Joshua in Legendary Upset

Josh Hobbs
June 6, 2019

Last Saturday, Andy Ruiz Jr. pulled off the upset that sports fans across the world will remember for a long time. Anthony Joshua came to New York very confidently, as he was at the time the Heavyweight...

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Poster for the 2019 NBA Finals

2019 NBA Finals Predictions

Josh Hobbs and Jacob Chaimovitch
May 31, 2019

After many months of the regular season and three very exciting rounds of playoff play, the 2019 NBA season will come to a conclusion in a little over a week. The Golden State Warriors and the Toronto...

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D Torey Krug (top) delivers a huge hit to C Robert Thomas during Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final

Who is Playing in the 2019 Stanley Cup Final?

Dakota Skinner
May 31, 2019

The professional season is at its peak in the year, as the cup is just 6 more games from being in one team's hands. The fight has been brutal for every NHL team with many penalties and hard hits left and...

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Bayley at the top of the ladder after becoming Ms. Money in the Bank

How Bayley’s Career Changed Overnight at Money in the Bank

Jacob Chaimovitch
May 22, 2019

I said that Bayley didn’t need the briefcase. I was very wrong. Maybe it was a better experience because I was there live, but Bayley winning the Money in the Bank briefcase to kick off the main card...

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Who Needs the Money in the Briefcase More?

Who Needs the Money in the Briefcase More?

Jacob Chaimovitch
May 17, 2019

It finally happened. A WWE PPV in Hartford, CT for the first time since Vengeance 2004 when Chris Benoit infamously rolled up Triple H to retain his World Heavyweight Title. Now, Money in the Bank comes...

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NBA Conference Finals Predictions

NBA Conference Finals Predictions

Josh Hobbs and Jacob Chaimovitch
May 16, 2019

With only four teams remaining, the 2019 NBA playoffs continue as we head into the Conference Championships round. The Golden State Warriors will face off against the Portland Trail Blazers in the Western...

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Jaylon McKenzie, 14, pictured above

8th Grade Football Phenom Shot and Killed at Illinois Party

Josh Hobbs
May 13, 2019

Last Saturday, 14-year-old, Jaylon McKenzie, was shot and killed leaving a local house party in Illinois. Around 11:40 p.m. on Saturday Night, Illinois state police responded to calls about a disturbance...

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Coach Duke (right) stands next to the scoreboard with his dad, who used to keep score.

Coach Duke Earns 200th Win

Jessica Polito
May 10, 2019

On Friday, May 3rd, the SWHS girls varsity lacrosse team won their game against Avon, giving head coach Duke his 200th varsity win. As the creator of the program, Duke was very excited to rejoin the team...

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What Happened After Two Rounds of the NHL Playoffs?

What Happened After Two Rounds of the NHL Playoffs?

Jacob Chaimovitch
May 9, 2019

If anyone wants to argue that NHL Playoffs are not the best kind of playoffs, I give you the 2019 NHL Playoffs. In the first round alone, there were two 4-0 sweeps and one series almost swept. On top of...

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Chiefs WR Tyreek Hill Faces Criminal Charges after Disturbing Audio is Released

Chiefs WR Tyreek Hill Faces Criminal Charges after Disturbing Audio is Released

Josh Hobbs
May 6, 2019

Last week, Kansas City Chiefs Pro-Bowl WR Tyreek Hill found himself involved in some very serious legal trouble regarding himself, and his actions against his three-year-old son. On April 25th, a recording...

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Dave Gettleman, GM of the New York Giants, at a press conference.

Why David Gettleman’s “Plan” has gone awry

Jacob Chaimovitch
May 2, 2019

So, here we are. One week in the post-2019 draft era and New York Giants fans (like myself) have been scratching their heads since the end of an abysmal 5-11 season. This was a team that was supposed to...

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Connor Smith (left) and Royale Richards (right) standing on the sidelines during their game

Boy’s Lacrosse lose big against Newington

Mariana Rule
April 29, 2019

On Thursday, April 25th, the boy's lacrosse team played a game against Newington. They lost with a score of 20 to 7. There was a strong reaction shared by the entire team. They were all disappointed in...

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