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At Last – Chicago Cubs’ Win World Series

Sean Kingsepp

November 15, 2016


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On November 3, 2016, at 12:46 PM, Chicago Cubs’ first baseman, Anthony Rizzo, records the final out of game 7 of the first World Series win for the Cubs since 1908. This 108-year championship drought is the largest drought in North American sports history. To win this World Series, they had to overc...

Guess Who’s Back – Brady’s Back

Guess Who’s Back – Brady’s Back

Aaron Benevides

November 2, 2016


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All Patriots fans can take a sigh of relief now that Tom Brady’s four game suspension is over and he can return to the field. He made his season debut week five against the Browns and he threw for 406-yards and three touchdowns, and he hasn’t slowed down there. Since Brady returned the Patriots hav...

NHL Rookies Look to Make a Difference

NHL Rookies Look to Make a Difference

Angela Tricarico

October 19, 2016


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The NHL’s 99 th season of play kicked off October 12. One of the biggest storylines coming into this season was Sidney Crosby being sidelined by yet another concussion, with only two days to go before regulation play began. While veteran players look to prove themselves once again, there’s...

NBA 2016/17 Western Conference Preview

NBA 2016/17 Western Conference Preview

Christopher DiGeronimo

October 19, 2016


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The Western Conference has been the most dominate conference in the NBA, and it looks like there aren’t any signs of it slowing down. The fast paced offences of the west seem to be superior to all in the east, and as a matter of fact the west is home to a super team. With that being said, if...

UNH Goes into Week Seven a Dominent, Well-Oiled Machine

Quentin Walker

October 19, 2016


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After week six, a game where the New Haven Chargers looked like an absolutely dominant, well-oiled machine, they looked to roll into week seven and do much of the same. Their week seven matchup pit them against Northeast-10 rival, Stonehill Skyhawks. The Chargers are coming off a big, 45-14...

Big Papi’s Last Swing

Big Papi’s Last Swing

Aaron Benevides

October 19, 2016


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The ALCS ended the Red Sox season after a three game sweep handed to them by the Cleveland Indians. The series also ended the legendary career of David Ortiz; the teams designated hitter since 2003. Ortiz played in the MLB for 20 years, fourteen of which he spent in Boston. Ortiz was a fan...

Mets Season: In Memoriam

Mets Season: In Memoriam

Sean Kingsepp

October 13, 2016


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The New York Mets’ season came to an end in a devastating 3-0 loss against the San Francisco Giants on Wednesday (October 5) night. Going into the season, the Mets were coming off a tough World Series loss to the Kansas City Royals in just five of seven games. After re-signing slugging outfield...

NBA Season Preview

NBA Season Preview

The Charger Bulletin

October 13, 2016


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by Christopher DiGeronimo     The NBA Preseason is underway, and that means the regular season is just around the corner. I am here to fill you in on what this season has in store. This week I will be giving you a season preview of all 15 Eastern Conference teams. I can guarantee t...

New York Football Continues to Struggle

Billy Sakmann

October 13, 2016


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The New York Giants and New York Jets both came into this season with high expectations. But, through five weeks, both teams have struggled and are in last place in their respective divisions. Showing even more parallels, both teams are also on three game losing streaks. Last year, the Giants sputtered to a 6-10 fi...

The Death of Joy: José Fernández

The Death of Joy: José Fernández

Sean Kingsepp

October 5, 2016


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Many young boys in any country aspire to be extraordinary athletes who become folk heroes or even legends. Growing up in Cúba, José Fernández wanted to play a game he loved for as long as he could. He would play on the same youth team that neighborhood friend, and future major leaguer, Aledmys Diaz did...

NHL World Cup

Angela Tricarico

October 5, 2016


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The first World Cup of Hockey tournament in 12 years has ended with the trophy going to Team Canada. The tournament proved to be a success, but many lessons were learned in the process: one being that Canada itself is in a league entirely of its own. There is no matching the talent coming from Team Canada. The lea...

Red Sox, Mets Play On To Post-Season

Red Sox, Mets Play On To Post-Season

Billy Sakmann

October 5, 2016


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Major League Baseball’s regular season is coming to a close and for twenty of the league’s thirty teams that means five months without baseball. However, the Boston Red Sox and New York Mets were both able to extend their seasons into October. The Red Sox have been in position to make the playoffs for a whi...

Mets in London

Mets in London

Sean Kingsepp

September 30, 2016


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Newly elected London Mayor, Sadiq Khan, graced the United States with his presence this week and took in a New York Mets game while he was at it. After throwing out the ceremonial first pitch on Sunday, Khan spoke with Mets owner Fred Wilpon about possibly playing at London’s Olympic Stadium in the near fut...

Could the Patriots Go Undefeated… Again?

Could the Patriots Go Undefeated… Again?

Billy Sakmann

September 30, 2016


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Dunkin Donut’s offers medium coffee’s for only 87 cents any day after the New England Patriots win, a nod to their superstar tight end Rob Gronkowksi, who wears the number 87. Expect to see a lot of 87 cent coffees sold this season. With a third-string, rookie quarterback under center, and G...

In Case You Missed the Olympics

Riley Knebes

September 7, 2016


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This year, Brazil hosted the Summer Olympic Games, otherwise known as the Games of the XXXI Olympiad, in Rio De Janeiro. Over the course of 17 days, from August 5th to August 21st, the world came together as one to spectate countries battling for the gold. The first Olympic games started over 3,000 years ago in Gr...

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