Ballroom Athletes

September 24, 2016

In the United States when someone says they play or follow a sport they usually are referring to one of the “Big Four,” which includes football, basketball, baseball, and hockey. Sometimes they’ll mention soccer and even talk about a more obscure sport like ultimate Frisbee or lacrosse. Some people even claim golf is a sport. There are many sports though that do not get mentioned and one of these is…

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WHISTLES AND WHINERS: LATE PENALTY PROPELS BRUINS OVER SABRES IN OT THRILLER

February 15, 2016

The Saturday night meeting between the Boston Bruins and Buffalo Sabres came down to one play, or more specifically one call. With 2:28 remaining in overtime, Bruins forward Brad Marchand stole the puck from Sabres defenseman Rasmus Ristolainen. The two skaters became entangled as they jousted their way towards the net, fighting for the puck. A penalty was called by ref eree Brad Watson and Boston was awarded a rare…

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Celtics stun Cavaliers at the buzzer

February 15, 2016

In an unlikely sequence of events, the Boston Celtics managed to score five points in the final 5.9 seconds to steal a 104-103 victory and hand the Eastern juggernaut Cleveland Cavaliers their fourth home loss of the season. The first half had all the makings of a Cavaliers blowout victory. The Cavs came out firing on all cylinders and quickly racked up a 14-2 lead. The Celtics, who hadn’t lost…

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Wild Horses

They say defense wins championships. They are absolutely right. I was wrong when I wrote last week that this game would be a defining moment in the legacy of two quarterbacks. The only individuals who will want to be defined by their performance in this game are Von Miller and the Denver defense. In one of the most unforgettable defensive performances in the history of the Super Bowl, Denver held…

February 14, 2016
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Broncos’ Defense Does it Again, Carries Them to Super Bowl Win

February 13, 2016

Peyton Manning can now go out on top, despite struggling in the big game. Manning threw for only 141 yards with one interception and a fumble on the day. None of that mattered though, because the defense did its part and helped the five-time MVP win his second Super Bowl. Von Miller led the Broncos’ defense all day, just as he did in the AFC Championship game. Miller had 2.5…

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BEANPOT 2016 – Boston College Clinches Bragging Right

February 12, 2016

Watch highlights here BOSTON, MA- Boston College and Boston University took the ice for the 64th annual Beanpot Championship Final on Monday night. The rivalry, known as the Battle of the Commonwealth, heated immediately as the puck dropped. But like the B line train connecting the two schools, the game ended up becoming a slow but stressful ride. After the lights went out in the Garden which caused a 30…

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Thomas Celebrates Birthday With Win Against Kings

February 12, 2016

  Following a stunning victory Friday night against the Cleveland Cavaliers, the Boston Celtics continued their recent hot streak with a 128-119 win against the defenseless Sacramento Kings. Coming into Super Bowl Sunday, the Kings allowed 116.7 points in six out of their seven previous games. The Celtics capitalized against a porous Kings defense by winning their seventh straight home game and ninth out of their last 10 overall. The…

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