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The Perfect Bracket

The Perfect Bracket

Hayden K. and Raghu C.

March 20, 2019


Filed under Sports

Once again, March Madness is a upon us. In a bracket, there is a 1 in 9,223,372,036,854,775,808 chance to perfect it.  And once again, we are all stuck trying to get the perfect bracket. Here is your guide to just that. Duke WIth the potential to 3 picks in the NBA Draft, Duke is stacked. Zi...

Mike Trout Signs Record-Breaking Extension With Angels

Mike Trout Signs Record-Breaking Extension With Angels

Raghu C., Writer

March 20, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

On Tuesday, March 19, Mike Trout signed a 12-year extension. The deal gives Trout a sum of 430 million dollars. No, that is not a typo. For the last few weeks, the Howl has been writing about how the record for the largest contract in sports history has been broken. However, the record may finally have a p...

Beckham To The Browns

Beckham To The Browns

Dylan R., Writer

March 15, 2019


Filed under Sports

On Monday, March 12, Odell Beckham Jr. was traded to the Cleveland Browns. In return, the New York Giants got a 1st round pick, 3rd round pick, and safety Jabrill Peppers. Odell has been a top receiver in the league ever since he was drafted in 2014. He is a three time Pro-Bowler, he won Offensiv...

Antonio Brown Traded To The Oakland Raiders

Antonio Brown Traded To The Oakland Raiders

Raghu C., Writer

March 12, 2019


Filed under Sports

Last Saturday Antonio Brown was traded to the Oakland Raiders. Brown is a former star wide-receiver for the Pittsburgh Steelers. Antonio Brown has caught for 11,207 yards in his 9-year career. Antonio Brown requested a trade in January after an argument with Pittsburgh quarterback, Ben Roethlisberger...

Hallelujah, More Football!

Hallelujah, More Football!

Raghu C. and Hayden K.

March 8, 2019


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Mike Bercovici dropped back, looking to throw… and he’s hit by Shawn Washington. His helmet flew off, the ball is loose. This isn’t the NFL. All we see in that league are 15-yard penalties and fines for a little knock on the shoulder.   Cue The Alliance of American Football. You might recog...

Bryce Harper To The Phillies

Bryce Harper To The Phillies

Dylan R., Writer

March 4, 2019


Filed under Sports

On Wednesday, February 28, yet another historic deal was signed in the MLB. Outfielder, Bryce Harper, signed a 13-year, $330 million dollar deal with the Philadelphia Phillies. Harper had spent his entire career with the Washington Nationals, where he became a 6-time All-Star, won Rookie of the Year, ...

Manny Machado to the Padres For a Whopping Deal!

Manny Machado to the Padres For a Whopping Deal!

Dylan R. and Hayden K.

February 22, 2019


Filed under Sports

Early Tuesday morning, former Los Angeles Dodger Manny Machado became the new third baseman for the San Diego Padres. But catch this, he signed a 10-year, 300 million dollar contract! His signature found its way onto the sports history books. It was the biggest free-agent signing in American sports hist...

NBA All-Star Game

NBA All-Star Game

Andrew C., Hayden K., and Raghu C.

February 20, 2019


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Last Sunday, the NBA’s 68th annual All-Star Game took place. The best 24 players in the world faced off in a 4-quarter game of all out fun. The teams were picked by 2 captains, Lebron James and Giannis Antetokounmpo. The starters on Team LeBron included Kyrie Irving, Kevin Durant, LeBron James, Jam...

NBA All-Star Saturday

NBA All-Star Saturday

Raghu C., Hayden K., and Andrew C.

February 19, 2019


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Last Friday and Saturday in Charlotte, the NBA’s 68th annual All-Star Weekend took place. The best basketball players in the world came together for 3 days. They competed in several  competitions among themselves. These included the All-Star Celebrity Game, the Mountain Dew Ice Rising Stars, Taco Bell...

NBA Trade Deadline

NBA Trade Deadline

Raghu C. and Andrew C.

February 13, 2019


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Last Thursday was the NBA's trade deadline. Several blockbuster trades took place, with teams trying to make that final playoff push. To begin the frenzy, Kristaps Porzingis was traded to the Dallas Mavericks on January 31, after he requested a trade. The deal gave the Mavericks Kristaps Porzingi...

The 2019 Hall Of Fame Class

The 2019 Hall Of Fame Class

Dylan R. and Hayden K.

February 11, 2019


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This year, eight players were added to the Pro Football Hall Of Fame: Tony Gonzalez, Ed Reed, Champ Bailey, Ty Law, Gil Brandt, Kevin Mawae, Johnny Robinson and Pat Bowlen. The stand outs in this class are Tony Gonzalez, Ed Reed, Champ Bailey, and Ty Law. These player will be remembered for their gr...

2019 NFL Honors

2019 NFL Honors

Andrew C., Dylan R., Hayden K., and Raghu C.

February 5, 2019


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2019 NFL Honors Last Saturday, Steve Harvey hosted the 8th annual NFL Honors. The MVP, Walter Payton Man of the Year, Offensive Player of the Year, Defensive Player of the Year, Offensive Rookie of the Year, Defensive Rookie of the Years, Comeback Player of the Year and Coach of the Year, were revea...

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