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Athletic Spring Semester resolutions to make (roll) waves in the New Year

New Year's resolutions

Bella Baff, Sports Editor

January 16, 2020

We have all made a resolution to get in shape in the New Year at the end of at least one particularly motivated December, whether that involves losing weight, going on a diet, not drinking all of our calories in alcohol or limiting our stress eating. According to Statista, almost half of all New Year’s...

From the Basement: “Not like other girls”

From the Basement: “Not like other girls”

Bella Baff, Associate Sports Editor

September 26, 2018

In my experience as a woman who likes sports, I have found three typical responses from men to my mentioning of any type of knowledge pertaining to the field. This is not to say that every guy responds in one of these ways, since that would be a stereotype of the same nature as the one I am trying t...

Cavs’ Tristan Thompson’s Kardashian saga: two perspectives

Bella Baff and Cullen Fagan

April 26, 2018

There is perhaps nothing more heart-wrenching than witnessing the decline of one's favorite athlete: to watch a once vibrant and promising star become a mere shell of what he or she once was. Fortunately, this decay is typically a gradual process that occurs expectedly in the twilight years of a play...

From the Basement: playoff woes abound for reigning Eastern Conference champion Cavaliers

From the Basement: playoff woes abound for reigning Eastern Conference champion Cavaliers

Bella Baff, Staff Writer

April 25, 2018

The NBA Playoffs have been quite entertaining thus far for both hardcore and casual fans alike, with only one series ending in a four-game sweep. The victor of this matchup was the city's very own New Orleans Pelicans. It seems as if almost every team has something spurring its excitement. There is o...

Men’s tennis takes down Rice, USF

Tulane men’s tennis celebrates the conclusion of its regular season after a 6-1 win over USF. The team will begin its postseason by taking part in the American Conference Championships beginning April 19.

Bella Baff, Staff Writer

April 11, 2018

Last weekend, Tulane men's tennis met a phenomenal end to its impressive regular season, with two huge home wins over Rice University and the University of Southern Florida. The Green Wave is currently ranked second in the American Athletic Conference, with the AAC Championship quickly approaching. ...

From the Basement: Rethinking seeding changes in the NBA

From the Basement: Rethinking seeding changes in the NBA

Bella Baff, Contributing Writer

March 7, 2018

From the Basement is a weekly column in which the Hullabaloo Sports team discusses its opinion on contemporary sports issues. The NBA has proven time and time again that it is the most innovative league in sports. From changing the format of the All-Star Game to feature a schoolyard style draft, to ...