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NBA Playoffs: Second Round Takeaways

NBA Playoffs: Second Round Takeaways

Andrew Odle May 23, 2024

With the second round nearly wrapped up, there is much to take away from these playoffs. New stars and upcoming young teams are headlining the most impressive parts of the 2nd round, while familiar faces are also coming up huge.  Anthony Edwards is...

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Anthony Edwards: Overrated or Legend?

Anthony Edwards: Overrated or Legend?

Nikos Stollenwerk May 17, 2024

Throughout this Minnesota playoff run, Anthony Edwards has been balling out with 30/6/6 (ppg/rpg/apg) shooting 53.5% from the field and 42.5% from three. Through his 10 playoff games, he is 7-3 including a sweep of the big three in Phoenix, and is...

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New NFL Kickoff Rework: What is it And Why is it So Confusing?

New NFL Kickoff Rework: What is it And Why is it So Confusing?

Nikos Stollenwerk May 9, 2024

With the new changes to the NFL kickoff, many fans are still concerned about adjusting the play's intricacies and effect on the game. Next season, kick returns will look very different. For many, the big question is, “Why?” The answer is simple...

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The Suns NBA Future After Being Swept by Minnesota

The Suns NBA Future After Being Swept by Minnesota

Nikos Stollenwerk May 9, 2024

After the team took the future NBA champion Denver Nuggets to 6 games in the Western Conference Semifinals, the team had a bright future with Booker, Durant, and an aging but effective Chris Paul. The team sought after All-Star Bradley Beal to form the...

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Five Things We Learned From Round One of The NBA Playoffs

Five Things We Learned From Round One of The NBA Playoffs

Andrew Odle May 9, 2024

With the first round of the NBA playoffs nearing a close, there are many things to take away from the matchups we saw. There were many game-winners and clutch-time moments in the first round, this is what to take away from the first round. The Suns...

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FC Cincinnati Snap Losing Streak, Beats Atlanta United 2-1

FC Cincinnati Snap Losing Streak, Beats Atlanta United 2-1

Ethan McDonald April 25, 2024

In a game riddled with multiple streaks, it was FC Cincinnati to got the edge over Atlanta United, winning 2-1. Heading into the game, Atlanta United was unbeaten at home in 2024 and had been unbeaten in their last nine games on turf fields. FCC, on...

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5 Most Memorable Events in LeBron James Career

5 Most Memorable Events in LeBron James’ Career

Nikos Stollenwerk April 11, 2024

With LeBron James’ recent words on his future, let’s take a look at the most shocking moments throughout his career. 5. “The Chosen One” Sports Illustrated Cover James’ career started with a bang, being featured on a Sports Illustrated...

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FC Cincinnati Acquire USMNT Defender Deandre Yedlin in Trade

FC Cincinnati Acquire USMNT Defender Deandre Yedlin in Trade

Ethan McDonald March 14, 2024

FC Cincinnati has acquired former USMNT right back Deandre Yedlin from Inter Miami, announced Monday. FCC has sent Inter Miami $172,799 in 2024 General Allocation Money (GAM). The move is very key for Inter Miami as it opens up significant salary-cap...

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Pickett’s Future with Pittsburgh Likely Over Amidst Wilsons Signing

Pickett’s Future with Pittsburgh Likely Over Amidst Wilson’s Signing

Nikos Stollenwerk March 14, 2024

With veteran QB Russell Wilson now signed to a one-year 1.21 million dollar deal, Kenny Picket will likely be on his way out. 2023 starter Kenny Pickett has had a rollercoaster of a career in his first two years with Pittsburgh. Despite leading his...

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What’s in Store for the Jungle in 2024?

What’s in Store for the Jungle in 2024?

Carter Ledford March 14, 2024

With the loss of a Super Bowl to a weak Offensive line (2021), a season cut short due to a loss of strong players (2022), and proceeding a season riddled with injuries it leaves most to wonder what’s next for Cincinnati’s jungle in the upcoming 2024...

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Women’s Basketball LSU vs. South Carolina Fight

Women’s Basketball LSU vs. South Carolina Fight

Stacia Simmons March 14, 2024

On Sunday, March 10, 2024, one of the most important games in college women’s basketball took place. Louisiana State took on South Carolina in what turned out to be a very intense battle. They played to continue in the SEC tournament which ended in...

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FC Cincinnati Acquire USMNT Defender Deandre Yedlin in Trade

FC Cincinnati Acquire USMNT Defender Deandre Yedlin in Trade

Ethan McDonald March 14, 2024

FC Cincinnati has acquired former USMNT right back Deandre Yedlin from Inter Miami, announced Monday. FCC has sent Inter Miami $172,799 in 2024 General Allocation Money (GAM). The move is very key for Inter Miami as it opens up significant salary-cap...

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