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DeVonta Smith Wins Heisman Trophy

By Caleb Friedman ‘23 and Jared Levy ‘23, Staff Writers On January 5th, 2021, senior DeVonta Smith of The University of Alabama became the first wide receiver (WR) since Desmond Howard in 1991 to win the Heisman Trophy. The Heisman is a prestigious award given annually to the best player […]

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Previewing the New NBA Season

By Caleb Friedman ‘23 and Jared Levy ‘23, Staff Writers For the past few years, the National Basketball Association (NBA) has been plagued by superteams who have dominated the competition. Of the NBA’s two conferences (the East and the West), the West has tended to have better teams over the […]

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Sport Leagues Adopt Varying COVID-19 Protocols

By Harry Posner ‘24, Staff Writer The relationship between sports and COVID-19 has been a rocky one. While the various sports leagues have enacted safety measures to reduce COVID rates, all sports teams continue to engage in some questionable practices which have disrupted the standard routines in the sports world. […]

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Steelers Handle COVID Adversity Perfectly

By Felix Harari ‘24, Staff Writer The Pittsburgh Steelers are no strangers to adversity. In recent years, they have lost Antonio Brown and Le’veon Bell (two of the three “Killer Bees”), suffered from the tragic passing of wide receiver coach Daryl Drake, and lost their 37-year-old franchise quarterback, Ben Rothlesberger, […]

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Sports Preview: What’s Coming Up?

By Ariel Plevan ‘23, Assistant Sports Editor A few weeks ago, the National Basketball Association (NBA) season ended with an amazing final series between the Los Angeles Lakers and the Miami Heat, and the Major League Baseball (MLB) World Series concluded. There are going to be some key dates in […]