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Viewpoint Sports Opinions

Sports Opinions

Student Viewpoints over Sports Topics and Events

On Friday the 13th of April, the Cowboys released their star wide receiver, Dez Bryant. There were rumors circling around Dez either being traded or released as in recent years he has been overpaid and under performed, but until now nothing had come of those rumors. Cowboy’s reasons The Cowboys have had ample problems with Dez Bryant in recent years. He...
The buzzer sounded and confetti fell, while Villanova fans in the stands jumped to their feet as their team had now won 2 March Madness National championships in 3 years. The iconic song "One Shining Moment" erupted through the Alamodome in San Antonio. Villanova's Historic Victory Winning their second championship in the last three years, Villanova has made a name for...
  In Québec City, July 1st, 1995 is a day that will forever live in infamy. It was on this fateful day that the Nordiques, the city’s beloved hockey team, moved to Denver and became the Colorado Avalanche. Now, over 20 years later, the city remains without a professional hockey club, and Quebecers are yearning for the return of NHL...
In an off season full of many high caliber free agents, it was inevitable that the dynamics of the NBA would change. However, despite the signings, the good teams of past years reign supreme, while rebuilding teams sneak into the lower seeded playoff spots. The East As always, the headlining team of the East are the Cleveland Cavaliers, led by the...
Another trade deadline has come and gone, along with all the hype, rumors, and anticipation surrounding it. This year, we were promised more than the normal amount of blockbuster deals, we were told that contending teams would go all-out to gear up for the playoffs and that some squads were ready to hold massive fire sales. We were not...
Some cherish the Olympics to view great athletic feats.  Others watch the games to learn about obscure sports. But as junior Mac Jordan simply put it: "I am looking forward to American dominance." Whether you are an Olympic super-fan or indifferent, the Pyeong Chang Olympics is for you. In this article, I will highlight some of the stunning athleticism, jarring controversy,...
They say you can lead a horse to water, but you can’t make it drink. In the case of the Arizona Coyotes, the NHL simply dragged a dead horse into the middle of the desert and hoped it would sprout into a utopia. Ever since they were force-fed to the Phoenix area after being ripped from the heart of Winnipeg...
The halls of Jesuit, like much of the rest of America, this week have been filled with chatter pertaining to this Sunday’s upcoming Super Bowl match-up, the New England Patriots and Philadelphia Eagles. Some Cowboys gripe about their NFC East rivals, while others wish for the downfall of the dynastic Patriots. Whether it is for the great commercials, a...

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