January 22, 2020

Posts from "Professional Sports"

  • Professional Sports | Jan.16, 2020

    A Decade of Success: PC in the Pros

    By Cam Smith ’21 Sports Assistant Editor The 2010s produced a slew of immensely successful Providence College athletic teams, cementing the College’s status as a major player in the Big East conference and beyond. However, collegiate success is not the…

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  • Professional Sports | Nov.21, 2019

    Simpkin ’94 Reflects on Career

    By Liam Tormey ’22 Sports Staff Last Thursday, the Sports Business Organization at Providence College got the chance to speak with former NBA and PC  men’s basketball player, Dickey Simpkins ’94. Simpkins spoke with the group over Skype and discussed…

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  • 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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