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The Story of Shaquem Griffin

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With the upcoming NFL season fast approaching, fans can’t help but contain their excitement. The cause of this excitement is the NFL draft. This is many fans favorite time of the year, as it gives hope to fans of “terrible teams” that better days are coming. This year, there has been a tremendously inspirational story […]

Sticking To It

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Everytime that New Years Ball drops, people resolutions for themselves but have no idea how to maintain them. It is common to create resolutions for the New Year, but are your resolutions really worth it? 35% of people who make New Year’s resolutions break them by the end of January or even sooner.   You […]

Fail to Prepare, Prepare to Fail

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Edison’s boys’ soccer team made it to the 2017-2018 division championships. The soccer boys’ varsity team had achieved 9 wins, 0 losses, 1 tie and finished the season with a total of 28 points. With the introduction of new players, our soccer team was able to bring home the win after nine years. After interviewing […]

Boston Celtics Star Suffers Season Ending Injury

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October 17th, 2017, opening night of the NBA, Boston Celtics all star, Gordon Hayward, suffered a broken ankle 5 minutes into the game, ending his season. Hayward was a significant free agent signed over the summer. Combined with the trade for all star, Kyrie Irving, Boston’s fan’s moral was at a level that hasn’t been […]

The NBA Trade: A New Era

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Old team mates Kyrie Irving and Lebron James hug it out after the Boston Celtics and Cleveland Cavaliers battle it out.
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The 2017-2018 NBA season has been impacted by trades that took place as early as July. Major trades that took place earlier in the season included Carmelo Anthony leaving the New York Knicks after seven years for the Oklahoma City Thunder, Kyrie Irving leaving the Cleveland Cavaliers after six years for the Boston Celtics and […]

“A Change is Gonna Come”

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LeBron James stands up for equality. 
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Nike has launched a new ad during Black History Month featuring Nike-sponsored athletes such as Lebron James, Serena Williams, Kevin Durant, Gabby Douglas and other famous athletes using their voices to preach about the value of Equality and inspiring people to make a change in their communities and neighborhoods. Since the ad featured many sports […]

NBA All-Star 2017: Let the Good Times Ball

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The All-Star Game roster, jam-packed with star power.

It’s that time of year again! With the end of the first half of the NBA season right around the corner, it’s time for the players and fans to celebrate and rejoice. A part of All-Star Weekend that generates interest is the All-Star Game itself. This imminent game has the chance to be a very […]

New Year, New Me, New Gym

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With the beginning of the New Year many people make the resolution to lose weight. Many people would join a gym to address this issue, but that’s not the only way or place to lose weight. The most common place that a person will go to is a gym. There are many different types of […]

The NBA Makes Improvements To The All-star Voting System

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Official logo of the 2017 All-star game in New Orleans.

This year’s All-Star game in New Orleans is set to be on February 19. As the event is fast approaching, the NBA has announced a new voting system, hoping to end the previous, rather controversial, way of selecting players that would eventually start in the game. For many years now, the NBA, players and some […]

Who struck Gold and who struck out?

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The NFL draft took place in Chicago for the second straight year in a row.
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It’s that time of year again, when NFL teams welcome loads of young talent from across the nation through the NFL Draft. Some of the nation’s top prospects had their dreams finally come true as they were drafted by their respective teams from April 28th-30th. Many of these young athletes will make the transition from […]