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The Heavy Load

It is nothing new when we hear about athletes becoming broke after their time from the league. This usually comes from outstanding spending, outlandish child support payments, and substance abuse. 319 more words

After 17 Days in Rio

Can you believe it? The Rio 2016 Olympics have come to an end. What a wild adventure it has been, from start to finish. This is the first Olympics where I have been able to watch most of the events and have a good understanding of what has taken place. 746 more words

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Farewell to Another Olympics

I really enjoyed the 31st Olympics…but then I have always really enjoyed the Olympics.  I was raised in rural America during the end of the Cold War and I love the United State of America with all my heart.  714 more words

Success is the easy part

All of us have big dreams, dreams to achieve something great, dreams to be the best at something.

We admire the greats, the legends that had achieved to be the best in their fields, and we tend to tell ourselves that they’re different, that we will never be like them. 179 more words

Gov Emmanuel Set To Raise Sports Champions

Akwa Ibom State Governor, Mr Udom Emmanuel, has called on Sports managers to have a rethink over the poor outing of the country’s Athletes in the just concluded Rio Olympics Games and restrategise for the next tournament slated for Tokyo in 2020 and other International competitions. 248 more words

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On August 23 Kobe Bryant was born...

On August 23, 1978 Kobe Bryant was born.

The NBA player, who entered the league straight out of high school, is best known for his basketball career with the Los Angeles Lakers spanning 18 years. 46 more words


Kellenberger: The same questions remain for Ole Miss

So apparently Ole Miss had a scrimmage the other day, and things did not go so well.

“We got a ways to go,” coach Hugh Freeze said on Tuesday, two days after the closed-door scrimmage. 534 more words

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