Texas Transgender Policy Sparks Controversy

Euless Trinity’s Mack Beggs, left, wrestles Grand Prairie’s Kailyn Clay during the finals of the UIL Region 2-6A wrestling tournament at Allen High School in Allen, Tex., on Feb. 18,. (Nathan Hunsinger/Dallas Morning News via AP) (picture and caption on washingtonpost.com) Continue reading “Texas Transgender Policy Sparks Controversy”


Women and Sports

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Women have overcome many political hardships throughout the years that prevented them from taking part in certain activities. How and when did things change for women in the sports industry? Continue reading “Women and Sports”


The NFL and Politics

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From Kaepernick and the national anthem protest to some Patriots’ members refusing to visit the White House… Is this too much “politics” for the NFL to handle? Continue reading “The NFL and Politics”


The Huge Pay Difference between the NFL and NBA

Image result for moneyNBA players’ contracts have a noticeably larger amount attached to them rather than the NFL. Why is this? Continue reading “The Huge Pay Difference between the NFL and NBA”


The NBA Gives Back

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Through the NBA Cares Organization, players are able to serve their communities and take a stance on social issues.
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NBA Age Requirement: Is it a Problem?


On an episode of First Take, the hosts take on this subject to discuss whether the 19 year age requirement is fair for NBA players or needs to be altered. Continue reading “NBA Age Requirement: Is it a Problem?”


Magic Johnson Named President of Basketball Operations


Los Angeles Lakers fire GM, Mitch Kupchak, and appoint Johnson to rebuild Lakers’ organization.  Continue reading “Magic Johnson Named President of Basketball Operations”


Race & Sports: Jackie Robinson


The integration of professional sports started with one man, Jackie Robinson.
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NFL Referees’ Association President Resigns

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - DECEMBER 14:  (L-R) Head coach Jay Gruden of the Washington Redskins argues with Referee Jeff Triplette #42 after Robert Griffin III #10 of the Washington Redskins touchdown attempt was ruled fumbles the ball out of bounds in End Zone in the second quarter against the New York Giants during their game at MetLife Stadium on December 14, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey.  (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Longtime holder of the position, Jeff Triplette, resigns from his position as president of the organization.

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