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‘Space Jam: A New Legacy’ is Not Good — Not Even a Little Bit.

By Luke Jackson, Arts Writer July 17, 2021

  From the corporate overlords who attempt to concoct the next movie sensation to better occupy our minds and exploit our wallets comes the "Space Jam" remake that nobody asked for. Starring "The...

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NBA First Round Playoff Preview

By Aria Fatahian, Sports Writer May 25, 2021

  The first round of the NBA playoffs started Saturday and features some fantastic matchups. With the NBA’s “play-in” format for playoffs this year, the first round matchups have ultimately...

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Free Agency Frenzy: Winners of the NBA Offseason Thus Far

By Ethan Pearce, Sports Editor November 27, 2020

  The NBA has quickly begun preparations for next season, as it is scheduled to begin on December 22. The NBA Draft was last week and free agency started soon after, and teams are gearing up for...

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Athletes Around the Country Encourage Americans to Vote

By Ethan Pearce, Sports Editor November 3, 2020

  With Election Day upon us, athletes have taken to social media to remind everyone of their duty to vote. Athletes around the country from every sport, background, age and gender have come together...

Redshirt sophomore forward Kyle Kuzma (35) is introduced before an NCAA mens basketball game against the BYU Cougars at the Jon M. Huntsman Center, Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2015. Chris Samuels, Daily Utah Chronicle.

Utah Men’s Basketball Alumni Kyle Kuzma is an NBA Champion

By Ethan Pearce, Sports Editor October 14, 2020

  Kyle Kuzma just won his first NBA title. Kuzma became just the fourth Utah Men’s Basketball Alumni to go on to win the NBA Championship, joining Arnie Ferrin, Michael Doleac, and Andrew...

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Mora’s Top Five Sports Documentaries

By Sammy Mora, Sports Editor July 24, 2020

  Even when sports weren’t going on, sports programming was still happening. I took to watching documentaries and docuseries to not only pass the time, but also to get my sports fix. And I watched...

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Pearce’s Top Five Sports Movies of All Time

By Ethan Pearce, Sports Editor July 22, 2020

When done well, a good sports movie just can’t be beat. Some of my favorite films have been based around sports, and I have a lot of great memories of them from my childhood. These are the top five sports...

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Basketball is Back. Here’s Who We Think Will Win the Title

By Ethan Pearce, Sports Editor July 3, 2020

  With the NBA restarting its season in less than a month, all eyes are turning to the star players. With so much on the line and it all up in the air, it is tougher than ever to know who the favorite...

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Changing the Game: Athletes Share their Voices in Support of Black Lives Matter

By Carlos Padilla June 10, 2020

  As America moves into its second full week of protesting over the murder of George Floyd, an unarmed black man killed while in police custody, a growing number of professional and collegiate...

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Best of the Best: Pearce’s Top 10 NBA Players Right Now

By Ethan Pearce, Sports Editor June 5, 2020

  The NBA is a star-driven league. The ceiling of a team is as high as their best player, and those lucky enough to have true superstars are often those in contention for the O’Brien Trophy....