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‘Junior’ documentary review: MLB Network successfully showcases Ken Griffey Jr.’s historic career

Ken Griffey Jr. hit his 400th home run on his dad’s birthday. Then, “The Kid” hit his 500th on Father’s Day. Before all of that, he left the Seattle Mariners … Continue Reading ‘Junior’ documentary review: MLB Network successfully showcases Ken Griffey Jr.’s historic career

‘Best program in the country’: The rise of North East Baseball and its impact on the MLB Draft

When you’re a baseball program centered around development, your success tends to be measured by your results. So, when you have four players selected in the top 57 picks of … Continue Reading ‘Best program in the country’: The rise of North East Baseball and its impact on the MLB Draft

EA Sports previews Madden NFL 21 with new gameplay trailer, headlined by Ravens QB Lamar Jackson

After a season that earned him MVP honors, Ravens QB Lamar Jackson is officially the cover athlete for EA Sports’ Madden NFL 21. Ahead of a big shift in gaming … Continue Reading EA Sports previews Madden NFL 21 with new gameplay trailer, headlined by Ravens QB Lamar Jackson

2020 NBA Playoffs: Ranking all 22 teams’ chances at winning the NBA Finals when the season resumes

After what will have been more than a four-month hiatus, the NBA is back in the fray following the postponement of the regular season due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The … Continue Reading 2020 NBA Playoffs: Ranking all 22 teams’ chances at winning the NBA Finals when the season resumes

How the UFC will keep moving despite Conor McGregor’s third retirement and the desires of two other stars

After UFC 250’s conclusion on June 6, Dana White wasn’t talking about the fights in the Octagon at the organization’s fifth event without fans. He was forced to discuss his … Continue Reading How the UFC will keep moving despite Conor McGregor’s third retirement and the desires of two other stars

Sports card collectors adjust to COVID-19 challenges as some begin to feel priced out of the hobby

When the COVID-19 pandemic hit the United States in March, many across the country were impacted in different ways. Some found themselves working from home full-time, while others had their … Continue Reading Sports card collectors adjust to COVID-19 challenges as some begin to feel priced out of the hobby

Jon Jones vs. Francis Ngannou: Breaking down the potential superfight and booking the UFC’s outsiders

The UFC’s light heavyweight champion who has never been truly defeated, and one of the company’s hardest-hitting heavyweights who is considered a human highlight reel for his sheer power and … Continue Reading Jon Jones vs. Francis Ngannou: Breaking down the potential superfight and booking the UFC’s outsiders

‘The Last Dance’ highlights: Five best moments from the documentary on Michael Jordan and the Bulls

The 63-point game against the Celtics. “The Shot.” The dunk from the free-throw line. The steal followed by “The Last Shot.” Six titles to top off a resume full of … Continue Reading ‘The Last Dance’ highlights: Five best moments from the documentary on Michael Jordan and the Bulls

Patriots CB Jonathan Jones continues to move forward, both on the field and with Next Step Foundation

The mentality for the New England Patriots over the last decade has been focused on “doing your job.” For Jonathan Jones, that job has become twofold: his spot as a … Continue Reading Patriots CB Jonathan Jones continues to move forward, both on the field and with Next Step Foundation