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NBA’s Controversy with China

NBA’s Controversy with China

Shivani R., Writer

November 1, 2019

On October 4, general manager Daryl Morey of the Houston Rockets sent out a tweet about the recent conflict between China and Hong Kong. He tweeted in support of the Hong Kong protestors. Some people agreed that Morey was trying to voice his opinion, while others thought that the tweet was absurd. He l...

Is “Fair Pay to Play Act” the best choice?

Is “Fair Pay to Play Act” the best choice?

Shivani R., Writer

October 15, 2019

California’s governor Gavin Newsom recently passed a new bill known as “Fair Pay to Play Act” on September 30th. This bill allows college athletes to receive payment for their names, images, and likenesses. After Newsom signed the bill into law, Florida proposed its own bill a day later. Many ...

Stephen Curry’s Next Step is the Olympics??

Stephen Curry’s Next Step is the Olympics??

Shivani R., Writer

October 1, 2019

Stephen Curry is the point guard for the Golden State Warriors. After a rough start on the international stage, Curry has expressed an interest in joining the USA men’s basketball team in time for the 2020 Olympics in Tokyo, Japan. Having played basketball since 2009, he is a six-time NBA all-star a...

California Teams: Touchdown or Fumble?

California Teams: Touchdown or Fumble?

Shivani R., Writer

August 25, 2019

The score is 13-3. Los Angeles Rams, kicker, Greg Zuerlein, looks at the yellow goal post. He takes two steps to the right and angles his body to the side just a bit. He has his right foot ready, takes three steps forward to the ball, and kicks it with all of his strength. Unfortunately, the ball goes wi...

The Second Round of the NBA Playoffs

The Second Round of the NBA Playoffs

Dylan R., Sartaj D., and Andrew C.

May 17, 2019

After an eventful first round, the second round of the NBA Playoffs is upon us. In the second round, the Milwaukee Bucks played the Boston Celtics, the Golden State Warriors faced the Houston Rockets, the Toronto Raptors met the Philadelphia 76ers, and the Portland Trail Blazers went against the Denver...

First Round Of The NBA Playoffs

First Round Of The NBA Playoffs

Sartaj D. and Dylan R.

May 16, 2019

Finally, the NBA playoffs have arrived. After a grueling 82-game season, sixteen teams are ready to face off. In the Eastern Conference, we have the Toronto Raptors facing the Orlando Magic, the Boston Celtics fighting the Indiana Pacers, the Philadelphia 76ers battling the Brooklyn Nets, and the Mil...

The First Round Of The 2019 NFL Draft

The First Round Of The 2019 NFL Draft

Dylan R., Writer

April 28, 2019

After yet another eventful NFL season and offseason, the NFL Draft is here. There are many great prospects such as Kyler Murray, Nick Bosa and Josh Allen. Just looking at the draft, it seems to be full of great defensive players. Well with all the anticipation done, let's get to the picks. The top t...

NCAA Basketball National Championship

NCAA Basketball National Championship

Raghu C. and Dylan R.

April 9, 2019

On Monday, April 8, the Virginia Cavaliers faced the Texas Tech Red Raiders in the NCAA National Championship game. Before, the two teams had pushed their way through the grueling 5 rounds of 40-minute basketball. Most recently, the Virginia Cavaliers faced the Auburn Tigers on Saturday, April 6. T...

Opinions On Kareem Hunt’s Suspension

Opinions On Kareem Hunt’s Suspension

Dylan R. and Roxy R.

April 9, 2019

Cleveland Browns running back Kareem Hunt was given an eight-game suspension. A few months ago, he assaulted two women in a hotel, was cut by the Kansas City Chiefs and was put on the exempt list. He was finally picked up by the Browns this offseason, but be the backup to Nick Chubb. After this suspe...

The Perfect Bracket

The Perfect Bracket

Hayden K. and Raghu C.

March 20, 2019

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

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

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...

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