Topic: sports opinions

Sachan ’22: Football traditions offer U.S. respite from chaos

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Sachan ’22: Football traditions offer U.S. respite from chaos

November 18, 2018 0 comments

An international student at Brown once asked me why Americans celebrate Thanksgiving. My first instinct was to mention the pilgrims, but that’s not why most of us celebrate the holiday. At least, not anymore.

Klein ’20: Hot stove predictions

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Klein ’20: Hot stove predictions

November 15, 2018 0 comments

Sports fans have been looking forward to this MLB offseason for a long time. With a variety of superstars and major contributors available on the free-agent market, the next few months could dictate which future powerhouses emerge as contenders in the 2020s.

Klein ’20: Duke hoops seem above any competition

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Klein ’20: Duke hoops seem above any competition

November 9, 2018 0 comments

College basketball returned earlier this week. For teams hoping to win a national championship though, the season might as well be over already.

Schapiro ’19: Use the right stats, not the common ones

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Schapiro ’19: Use the right stats, not the common ones

September 13, 2018 0 comments

For the most part, baseball writers watched and described baseball the same way from about 1860 to 2001, give or take a few years either way.

Klein ’20: Who will reach the Super Bowl?

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Klein ’20: Who will reach the Super Bowl?

September 13, 2018 0 comments

The beginning of the 2018 NFL season has been wacky.

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Klein ’20: Why the Warriors won’t dominate the playoffs

March 22, 2018 0 comments

With spring finally here, we are only a couple of weeks away from the NBA playoffs.

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Blasberg ’18: Who is the Red Sox’s best option as Game 3 starter?

October 5, 2017 0 comments

Phew. After a stressful two weeks of the Red Sox fending off the Yankees, Boston finally won the American League East on the penultimate game of the season.

Klein ’20: How Kevin Durant can shake his haters

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Klein ’20: How Kevin Durant can shake his haters

October 5, 2017 0 comments

The Golden State Warriors are on top of the basketball world.