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Meet the Newest Golden Knight: Alex Pietrangelo

October 20, 2020 5:22pm | Angel Rocha

On October 12th, Vegas Golden Knights General Manager announced that the team had signed all-star defenseman Alex Pietrangelo to a seven-year contract with an average annual value of $8.8 million. The former Saint Louis Blues captain is considered a top-five defenseman, and his addition to […]

NBA Finals: The King Takes the Title to LA

October 19, 2020 2:30pm | Sanjana Dixit

Utter dominance. If a close and exciting Game 6 is what you looked forward to watching, you were probably disappointed. The Miami Heat had a chance to tie up the series at 3 and force a Game 7, but LeBron James and the Lakers were […]

NBA Finals Game Five

October 12, 2020 1:31pm | Sanjana Dixit

One word comes to mind when I think about Game 5 of the NBA Finals. WOW. As an NBA fan, you could not ask for a better game. The Lakers, adorning their black and yellow “mamba” jerseys that honor the late Kobe Bryant, were looking […]

Golden Knights: A Recap of the 2019-2020 Season

October 9, 2020 1:41pm | Angel Rocha

I remember taking a seat at the T-Mobile Arena for the first game of the season on October 2nd, 2019. The anxiety and excitement was overwhelming, and there was an incredible tension in the air. Everyone knew exactly what the San Jose Sharks had done […]

NBA Finals Game Four: Tough Defeat for the Heat

October 8, 2020 1:21pm | Sanjana Dixit

After the Miami Heat’s upset against the Los Angeles Lakers on Sunday, NBA fans were looking forward to game 4 in what was becoming a contentious finals series. The Lakers were still up 2-1, and winning Game 4 would be pivotal for both teams. Game […]

NBA Finals Game One

October 5, 2020 6:37am | Sanjana Dixit

After five months of COVID-19 shutdown, the NBA commenced a reopening plan in August in the Orlando “bubble”. This plan consisted of twenty-two teams playing eight seeding games for a position in the playoffs; first team to four wins wins the series. Expectations about the […]

Las Vegas Raiders Win First Game of Season

September 16, 2020 5:42pm | Antonio Mosby

The city that never sleeps finally has its own football team. After the Raider’s stadium was approved for funding in March of 2017, Las Vegas residents have been waiting hopefully for the Raiders while they played their 2017, 2018, and 2019 seasons for Oakland. In […]

Vegas Golden Knights WCF Game 3: A Series of Unfortunate Events

September 13, 2020 2:33am | Angel Rocha-Aguilar

Game 3 was set up to be a fantastic game. The Golden Knights returned the Dallas Stars’ Game 1 shutout with one of their own in Game 2. Vegas goalkeeper Robin Lehner was riding back-to-back shutouts in his last two starts. Dallas, on the other […]

Vegas Golden Knights WCF Game 2 was a Momentous Shift

September 9, 2020 1:06pm | Angel Rocha-Aguilar

“They haven’t played a team like us boys, not in their first two rounds. They’re in for a rude awakening.” These bold words from Dallas Stars captain Jamie Benn seemed like a daunting prophecy, especially after the Stars smashed the Knights last Sunday in what […]

Vegas Golden Knights’ Road to the Western Conference Final

September 8, 2020 3:37pm | Angel Rocha

Following months of uncertainty due to the COVID-19 pandemic, NHL commissioner Gary Bettman unveiled a new 24 team playoff format on May 26, 2020, marking an end to the 2019-2020 NHL season. To start the playoffs, the top four teams of each conference based on […]