November 15, 2019

Posts from "Professional Sports"

  • Professional Sports | Nov.14, 2019

    Kim Miale ’01 Returns to Friartown

    Superstar Sports Agent Talks to Students About Her Career By Joseph Quirk ’23 Sports Staff This past Thursday, November 7, Providence College Alumna Kim Miale ’01 returned to campus to talk to students and faculty in the Center at Moore…

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  • Professional Sports | Oct.31, 2019

    Editor’s Corner: Money Talks: The NBA & China

    By Cam Smith ’21 Sports Assistant Editor For months, pro-democracy protesters have filled the streets of Hong Kong, a former British colony that was handed back to the Chinese in 1997. Although taking place on the opposite side of the…

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  • Professional Sports | Oct.10, 2019

    Simone Biles: The Golden Girl

    Gymnast Sets Record for Most Medals in History By Nicole Patano ’22 Guest Writer Simone Biles has one medal for every year she has been alive—and then some. During the 2019 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships, which started on Oct. 4,…

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  • Professional Sports | Oct.10, 2019

    Editor’s Corner: Crashing Through Gender Barriers

    By Meaghan Cahill ’20 Sports Co-Editor Olympic gold medalist and former Providence College Women’s Hockey Team member Cammi Granato ’93 has been hired by the National Hockey League expansion team based in Seattle as the first female pro scout. Team…

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  • Professional Sports | Oct.03, 2019

    Where Are They Now?

    Former Basketball Players Making Waves With Overseas Teams by Sullivan Burgess ’20 As media day approaches for the new NBA season, both fans of the Chicago Bulls and Providence College Friars are looking foward to seeing former Friar point guard…

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  • Professional Sports | Sep.26, 2019

    Editor’s Corner: International Basketball

    By Cam Smith ’21 Sports Assistant Editor The United States, long the dominant force in basketball, saw its empire come crashing down earlier this month when its delegation of players placed seventh at the 2019 Basketball World Cup. The loss…

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  • Professional Sports | Apr.04, 2019

    Editor’s Corner

    Gronk Gone in a Flash, but Not the Patriots By Jack Belanger ’21 Sports Co-Editor We all knew it was going to happen eventually; there was no way anyone could expect Rob Gronkowski to play into his 40s like his…

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  • Professional Sports | Mar.07, 2019

    Trouble in Titletown: The Robert Kraft Scandal

    By Cam Smith ’21 Sports Staff The New England Patriots have been no stranger to controversy over the years, and this time it goes all the way to the top. Patriots owner Robert Kraft has been charged with two misdemeanor…

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  • Professional Sports | Feb.14, 2019

    Editor’s Corner

    What People Can Learn From Patrice Bergeron’s Career By Meaghan Cahill ’20 Sports Co-Editor Over the past week, the entire hockey community has been celebrating Patrice Bergeron as he reached yet another milestone in his career—playing in 1,000 games. Former…

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  • Professional Sports | Feb.07, 2019

    Athletes Visit PC to Teach Students That We’re All A Little “Crazy”

    Former NHL Player Dowd, Boxer Kelley, and Runner Brown Share Their Stories by Gavin Woods ’22 Providence College hosted a former NHL player and Stanley Cup winner, a former track and swimming star, and a four-time national championship winning middleweight…

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