September 30, 2020

Posts from "Professional Sports"

  • Professional Sports | Jan.31, 2019

    Former Friars: Where Are They Now

    Noel Acciari is Making His Presence Known on the Boston Bruins By Meaghan Cahill ’20 Sports Co-Editor Before fans entered Schneider Arena to watch the Friars skate to a 4-1 win over Northeastern University, they were gifted with free bobbleheads…

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  • Professional Sports | Jan.31, 2019

    Former Friars: Where Are They Now?

    Kris Dunn is Rising Up as Leader on the Bulls By Scott Jarosz ’21 Sports Staff Now in his third year in the National Basketball Association, Kris Dunn ’16 has established himself as one of the youngest elite point guards…

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  • Professional Sports | Jan.31, 2019

    Baseball Writers Elect Four to Cooperstown

    Three Pitchers & First Designated Hitter Cement Their Legacy By Thomas Zinzarella ’21 Sports Staff With the winter meetings in the rearview mirror, the next big event on the baseball calendar before spring training in March is the annual Baseball…

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  • Professional Sports | Nov.15, 2018

    USA Gymnastics Out

    By Liza Sisk ’19 Sports Staff USA Gymnastics has been at the center of significant controversy this year. Last winter, more than 100 female athletes joined together to testify against Lawrence Nassar, the longtime national team doctor. The group of…

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  • Professional Sports | Nov.01, 2018

    Editor’s Corner

    A Look at the Red Sox’ Success Without Big Papi By Jack Belanger ’21 Sports Co-Editor After Boston Red Sox legend David Ortiz retired following the conclusion of the 2016 season, there was a lot of uncertainty as to who…

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  • Professional Sports | Oct.25, 2018

    Dodgers, Red Sox World Series Match-Up

    By Thomas Zinzarella ’21 Sports Staff The Boston Red Sox boast the best record in baseball and have found their way back into the World Series after defeating the defending champions, the Houston Astros. They are going up against the…

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  • Professional Sports | Oct.25, 2018

    Healthy Roster Shows Promise for Celtics’ New Season

    By Scott Jarosz ’21 Sports Staff Over the course of the offseason prior to the 2017-18 NBA season, the Boston Celtics made some enormous additions to their  roster that created a lot of buzz throughout their home city. In the…

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  • Professional Sports | Oct.04, 2018

    Boston Bruins Start Off Season With Devastating Loss

    By Sam Scanlon ’19 Sports Staff October is finally here and the quest for the Stanley Cup is officially underway. The Boston Bruins finished last season with a 50-20-12 record, but the year was abruptly ended by the Tampa Bay…

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  • Professional Sports | Sep.27, 2018

    NHL Expanding to Reach New Fans

    By Sam Scanlon ’19 Sports Staff The National Hockey League is in the midst of a long-term campaign in the hopes to broaden the game of hockey and the NHL globally. Their plan to expand includes playing in a series…

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  • Professional Sports | Sep.27, 2018

    College Football Season Heats Up

    By Thomas Zinzarella ’21 Sports Staff It is officially a month into football season, and teams are settling in for what should be another exciting year on the gridiron. The University of Alabama once again finds themselves at the top…

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