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A rough Draft on the Draft

The 20th May, 2014. Doesn’t sound like an important date, but it was. The Cleveland Cavaliers won the NBA draft lottery and obtained the first pick (later used to select Canadian wing Andrew Wiggins). 1,439 more words

Sports

Week of September 8, 2014

Snot Guilty.

Ray Rice and Domestic Violence

As you can imagine, we read a lot about Ray Rice this week, and the NFL’s horrible handling of this mess from the beginning. 1,033 more words

Baseball

Objectively Subjective

I think every boxing fan likes to attribute qualities to certain fighters based on our interpretation of their personalities.  Sometimes we want the close decision to go to the guy who wasn’t as effective, just because we don’t like the other guy.  190 more words

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Searching for the best sports writing

Traditionally, it’s been difficult to find very much in-depth writing on the sports page. Sports too often are just told through numbers — and the best place for numbers is a box score. 658 more words

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Modern Sport Media Consumption

“Live event television is what’s drawing audiences. It’s PVR-proof. Fans are 100 percent engaged in live-sports television” – Scott Moore, President Sportsnet & NHL, Rogers Media… 774 more words

Sport Business Blog

Multimedia review

Journalism is in the midst of a new age, an age of multimedia. Now multimedia is really an all-encompassing term. It can mean anything using or encompassing multiple mediums like pictures, video, audio or graphs and charts. 520 more words

The Wednesday Edition

It’s the middle of the week


Michael Sam was signed to the Dallas Cowboys practice squad.

First Quarter: MLB

1) MLB scoreboard
2) Pittsburgh Pirates (71-67) @ St. 155 more words

NHL