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Who’s on First for the New York Mets?

Who’s on First for the New York Mets?

A rotation of Ike Davis, Lucas Duda and Josh Satin at first base will only lead to disaster for the team

After a Wild Year, the Rangers are in the Playoffs

After a Wild Year, the Rangers are in the Playoffs

After a brutal and potentially debilitating road trip to start the season, the New York Rangers open their campaign at 2-6. The club has rebounded under the tutelage of first year coach Alain Vigneault to secure a first round playoff matchup with the Philadelphia Flyers, finishing second in the Metropolitan Division.

College Athletes Should be Paid

College Athletes Should be Paid

For months, the Northwestern football team has been met with rebuke and confrontation as the students try to unionize and be seen as employees of the college. So how long can a pyramid scheme, like the NCAA, that thrives on the compensation-less hard work and effort of young men and women sustain itself?

Coach Stephanie Gaitley Talks Basketball and Life

Coach Stephanie Gaitley Talks Basketball and Life

After an impressive 11-5 record this season, which included an Atlantic 10 Conference title and a trip to the NCAA Tournament, The Observer caught up with women’s basketball head coach Stephanie Gaitley to talk about life both on and off the court.

Tapio is the Breakout Star for Women’s Basketball

Tapio is the Breakout Star for Women’s Basketball

Emily Tapio has quietly been the supportive force behind the Fordham women's basketball's successful 2014 season.

The New York Giants Are Finally Learning to Let Go

The New York Giants Are Finally Learning to Let Go

The New York Giants recently cutting ties with Justin Tuck and Hakeem Nicks may enrage fans right now, but the transactions might be best for the team’s long term goal of another Super Bowl ring.

Eight Teams Will Battle for One Prestigious Champions League Title

Eight Teams Will Battle for One Prestigious Champions League Title

With the end of the Champions League quarter-final draw, we are now one step closer to finding out which team will become the champions of Europe.

March Madness Match-Up

March Madness Match-Up

It's March Madness and Sports Editor Jennifer Khedaroo is sharing her bracket with you for a March Madness Match-Up. What does your bracket look like?

Was There Corruption in the Adelina Sotnikova Figure Skating Win?

Was There Corruption in the Adelina Sotnikova Figure Skating Win?

With more than two million signatures signed, there is now a petition against the judging system as a result of teenage Russian skater Adelina Sotnikova besting favorite Yuna Kim of South Korea for the gold.

Michael Sam Makes LGBTQ History Within the NFL

Michael Sam Makes LGBTQ History Within the NFL

Michael Sam may not be the strongest or fastest prospect to declare for this year’s draft, but he may be the bravest in NFL history. The college football player recently came out, making both LGBTQ and NFL history.