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Fowler makes surprise return to the North Side

Drew Hanft, Sports Reporter

March 14, 2016

Early this morning, the Chicago Cubs dealt outfielder Chris Coghlan to the Oakland A's. However, Cubs fans were not left hanging, as the team was able to re-sign center fielder Dexter Fowler to a one-year deal. The shock of...

NBA trade deadline ends with no big deals

Michael Hebb, Sports Editor

February 18, 2016

The highly anticipated NBA trade deadline ended earlier today, but no big name players were dealt. While some top teams were in the mix, it seemed like none of the moves will be season-changers. For example, the Cleveland...

Calvin Johnson contemplates early retirement

Michael Hebb, Sports Editor

February 10, 2016

The Detroit Lions’ star wide receiver Calvin Johnson has been contemplating retirement since the season ended, but he has not reached a definite decision yet. Lions’ president said on the radio on Thursday, “I really...

Manziel involved in another off-field incident

Michael Hebb, Sports Editor

February 5, 2016

Johnny Manziel has had a history of off-field issues, both in college at Texas A&M and in the NFL with the Cleveland Browns, and that still remains the case. Last Saturday, January 30, Manziel got into another incident...

Rumors about Manning to the L.A. Rams circulate

Michael Hebb, Sports Editor

January 27, 2016

Super Bowl 50 is only days away, and the main topics of discussion right now are not about the big game, but about Peyton Manning. Although it has been discussed that this will be Peyton’s last game, the St. Louis Rams (who...

Josh Smith returns to Houston

Michael Hebb, Sports Editor

January 22, 2016

The NBA trade deadline is slowly approaching, and the Los Angeles Clippers and Houston Rockets have already started the trading process. Josh Smith, who has jumped between the Atlanta Hawks, Detroit Pistons, Rockets and Clippers...

Warriors top Cavs in Finals rematch

Michael Hebb, Sports Editor

January 15, 2016

The Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers held their second NBA Finals rematch last night, January 18. The Warriors traveled to Cleveland this time, and the Cavs were favored in some analysts’ eyes because of their...

Griffey Jr., Piazza inducted into 2016 Baseball Hall of Fame

Michael Hebb, Sports Editor

January 8, 2016

The Baseball Hall of Fame welcomed two new members yesterday with Ken Griffey Jr. and Mike Piazza taking over 75% of the votes. Griffey, however, received the highest percentage of votes ever at 99.3%, and only 3 of 440 voters did ...

Cavs edge out Thunder 104-100 in key mid-season game

Michael Hebb, Sports Editor

December 18, 2015

The Oklahoma City Thunder traveled to Cleveland to face the Cavaliers to compete in a well-fought game Thursday, December 18. The Cavs, however, edged out Kevin Durant and the Thunder 104-100. LeBron James played a total of 40 minutes fo...

MLB teams go all-in on big name players

Michael Hebb, Sports Editor

December 14, 2015

After an exciting end to the MLB season, teams have already begun preparing for next season. With some big-name players on the market, some baseball teams are looking to make a huge splash in free agency. The two biggest players...

The hunt for Heyward is on

Michael Hebb, Sports Editor

December 11, 2015

This MLB offseason has featured many big free agent signings and trades, but the top ranked free agent still remains on the market: Jason Heyward. Heyward’s stock increased because of his play with the St. Louis Cardinals...

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