Posts Tagged ‘Sports’

June 9th, 2018 - 4:11 pm § in Misc.

Justify becomes 13th Triple Crown horse

Undefeated thoroughbred Justify lived up to the hype Saturday, leading the field in the Belmont from start to finish, becoming the 13th Triple Crown winner and only the second undefeated Triple Crown racehorse in history. Jockey Mike Smith, 52, already a Hall of Famer, became the oldest jockey to wi[...]

April 16th, 2018 - 2:10 pm § in Misc.


Desiree Linden, a 2-time Olympian, missed winning the Boston Marathon by only 2 seconds in 2011; but today she crossed the finish line alone, becoming the first American woman in 33 years to take home the trophy. This was her moment:[...]

May 23rd, 2017 - 9:05 pm § in The Ave Scene

Will Kaepernick Come to Seattle?

Colin Kaepernick  to work out for Seahawks Free-agent quarterback Colin Kaepernick will work out with the Seattle Seahawks on Wednesday, the NFL Network reports[...]

April 21st, 2017 - 10:12 am § in America, Hypocrisy

Of Suicide, Concussion, and $ports

NFL Could Owe Aaron Hernandez Millions BY JULIANA ROSE PIGNATARO If Hernandez’s conviction is vacated, the New England Patriots might have to pay up. Aaron Hernandez Murder Conviction Could Be Dismissed Did Aaron Hernandez Leave A Suicide Note?[...]

September 17th, 2016 - 11:54 am § in America, Schools & Colleges, The Ave Scene

Why doesn’t my time playing Basketball count towards recreational experience?

Why doesn’t my time as a scholarship athlete at both the University of Washington and Portland State University count towards recreational experience on a job application? The amount of time put into the game of basketball should count for some type of experience other than, being able to list tha[...]

August 9th, 2016 - 6:36 pm § in Misc.


BEST. TEAM. EVER. Priceless Reactions To The Perfection That Is Simone Biles Here’s What Gymnastics Judges See That You Don’t POLITICS[...]

May 13th, 2016 - 1:07 am § in Misc.

Self Confessional: Seattle style

Red Mill Burgers An Open Letter from John Shepherd I am writing this letter to apologize for my offensive language and behavior in addressing a number of issues concerning our community, and those who have opinions with which I disagree. For example, I am passionate about our city’s inability to a[...]

July 6th, 2015 - 8:34 am § in Misc.

US World Cup Winning Soccer Champ Kisses Her Wife!

After the game star player Abby Wambach ran over to the stands to kiss her wife Sarah Huffman. Read more:[...]

May 26th, 2015 - 5:00 pm § in America

Black protest in the world of sports, or lack thereof

Professional sports are a huge component of Black male culture.  Historically, Black professional athletes took full advantage of their influence  and used the platform sports presented to address social issues that were affecting the Black community. Black athletes use to be more than athle[...]

April 30th, 2015 - 3:08 pm § in America, The Ave Scene

Best player since 1998

Tim Duncan is the best player in the NBA since 1998.  Although he is no where near the scoring talent that Kobe is, Duncan is just as dedicated to his craft and more consistent. Tim Duncan’s defensive presence, selflessness, composure, competitiveness, his durability, and his basketball I.Q.[...]