Santa Cruz Warriors Team Up with Local Community to Clean Up Riverwalk

The Santa Cruz Warriors and Coastal Watershed Council teamed up with local volunteers on Wednesday to help beautify the Santa Cruz Riverwalk along the San Lorenzo River. SANTA CRUZ, Calif. — Looking out from behind the glass doors of Kaiser Permanente Arena on Wednesday, the streets of Santa Cruz simply didn’t have the same liveliness about it that it normally has. Rain clouds...
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February 02, 2017

Meet the Saints OTHER New CB!

The Saints new shutdown corner is a wacky waving inflatable arm-flailing tube-man. By now most New Orleans Saints fans have heard the news that our best CB, Delvin Breaux, has sustained an unfortunate fibula break and will therefore miss at least 6 games. In response, Payton and co. dug into the free agent bargain bin and came up with a guy whose name sounds more like that of an...
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September 14, 2016

Dodgers? Cowboys? Demon Deacons? How 34 sports teams got their nickname

Though you might think you know the story of how most sports teams were named, some of the most iconic nicknames in American sport took a different path than you might think. Here are the stories behind 34 of the best:1. San Jose Sharks (NHL) - Like many 1990s expansion teams, a vote was held to determine the new name of San Jose's NHL franchise. "Wait, San Jose San Jose?" people...
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May 19, 2016  |  Discuss

University panel adopts expanded student-athlete protections

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) A policy that would nearly triple the number of University of California student-athletes guaranteed continued financial aid in the event of a career-ending sports injury received unanimous approval Wednesday from a committee of the university's governing board. The proposal came from a working group of UC athletic directors tasked with making recommendations...
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May 11, 2016  |  Discuss

Abandoning the Chief: The Cleveland Fellers

Baseball has so many wonderful areas to debate from the launch angle of Carlos Santana’s home runs to the defensive acuity of Jose Ramirez in the outfield, but oftentimes the discussions devolve into the topics of attendance, payroll, and, yes, Chief Wahoo. With Bomani Jones instigating the Wahoo-debate into a national discussion with his apparrel choice of a Cleveland Caucasians...
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April 08, 2016  |  Discuss

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