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Team LeBron defeats Team Durant in NBA All-Star Game

Team LeBron defeats Team Durant in NBA All-Star Game

Jake Blancher, Associate Sports Editor March 10, 2021

The 2021 NBA All-Star festivities concluded late Sunday night as Team LeBron defeated Team Durant 170-150. LeBron James also extended his All-Star Game winning streak as general manager to four.  Despite...

LeBron James: Champion on and off court

LeBron James: Champion on and off court

Jude Papillion, Sports Editor February 25, 2021

We all know about what LeBron James has done through his career so far on the court: a four-time MVP award winner, four-time NBA champion, four-time Finals MVP, four-time AP athlete of the year, ten NBA...

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Pelicans hire Stan Van Gundy to coach young, exciting roster

Blaise Noble-Schueller, Staff Reporter November 11, 2020

On June 15, 2019, Adrian Wojnarowski broke the news that shook the NBA world. The New Orleans Pelicans had traded superstar Anthony Davis to the Los Angeles Lakers for a deal that included...

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Under pressure: COVID-19-era sports atmosphere facing uncertainty

Harrison Simon, Staff Reporter November 3, 2020

The sports world has been thrown for a loop these past 12 months, and now, college teams are feeling the pressure. We are in the midst of a college football season unlike any other. Some teams have been...

Who knew sports could be so spooky? Some of these comebacks do seem supernatural.

Spooky returns from near death: Greatest sports comebacks

Jake Blancher, Associate Editor November 3, 2020

Halloween is not the only event to feature ghoulish zombies and creepy creatures crawling back from the dead. The world of sports, too, and the great gods that control it, have been known to spawn many...

The Los Angeles Lakers won their 17th Larry O'Brien championship trophy this year.

Los Angeles Lakers win 17th NBA title

Jude Papillion, Associate Sports Editor October 14, 2020

The Los Angeles Lakers won their 17th NBA Championship on Sunday against the Miami Heat. The victory was the culmination of the NBA’s Bubble in Orlando, Florida, which hosted the league’s restart amid...

LeBron MVP

From the Basement: LeBron snubbed in MVP race again

Harrison Simon, Staff Reporter September 23, 2020

On Sept. 18, Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo was awarded his second consecutive MVP award, the first back-to-back winner of the honor since Stephen Curry in 2015 and 2016. The voting?...

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Athlete boycott halts sports in response to Jacob Blake shooting

Owen Scher, Staff Reporter September 2, 2020

Last week, professional sports in the U.S. stopped for the second time this year due to an athlete boycott. The first time, it was the COVID-19 pandemic that halted most sports globally. This pandemic,...

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Valentine’s haikus to our sporty boos

Sports Staff February 12, 2020

As Valentine’s Day approaches, our staff can’t help but get in the lovin’ mood. While this day is usually reserved for your special someone, we took the liberty of showing some love to our favorite...

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We (Peli)can do this! Nola’s NBA team set to come back under new leadership

Jude Papillion, Contributing Reporter October 2, 2019

After finishing the 2018-2019 season with an underwhelming 33-49 record and landing in a mediocre 13th place of the 15 teams in the Western Conference, the New Orleans Pelicans hope to turn things around...

NBA Update: the Finals, free agents, LeBron, oh my!

Grant Barnes, Sports Editor September 1, 2018

Following a postseason for the ages, the 2017-18 NBA season concluded this past summer in an absolute Finals mismatch. In this series, the perennial Western Conference champion Golden State Warriors once...

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...

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