(I wrote this last year for Sports 5 while covering the NBTC tournament in April, 2016. There are some stories that you’ve heard about and prepared for, but some just come out of nowhere and hit you in the gut. 2,812 more words
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As a young girl growing up in Beaconsfield, Lizanne Murphy had dreams of one day becoming an Olympic gymnast.
Those dreams were shattered at age 11 when coaches told her she was going to be too tall. 820 more words
Players flopping in the NBA in order to convince the referee to call a foul has become somewhat of an art-form. Although it had gotten so out of hand with the players’ theatrics that the NBA started fining players for intentionally flopping. 288 more words