Chiefs’ quick action ‘should help set a precedent’

By Marshall Haim Sports Editor It has become a sickening trend in professional sports, most specifically among football players: domestic abuse. Last Friday, star running back Kareem Hunt was placed on the NFL commissioner’s exempt list after a video was released by TMZ Sports around 2:30 p.m. EST on Nov. 30. The video, which took … [Read more...]

One thing is clear: It’s not the MAAC’s year

By Aidan Joly Assistant Sports Editor Watching MAAC basketball for the first couple weeks of the season, one thing has become very clear to me: the conference is down this year. Following Marist’s win over Ivy League foe Dartmouth in Northern Ireland on Thursday morning, they now are tied with seven other squads for the most wins so … [Read more...]

Marist giving Quinnipiac run for top team in MAAC

By Marshall Haim Sports Editor At the beginning of the year, it was a battle between Quinnipiac and Marist for the best women's team in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC). The Bobcats had the upper-hand in the preseason polls, but Marist is now making a statement that they are ready to dethrone the reigning MAAC … [Read more...]

Peacocks show relentlessness in OT win

By Aidan Joly Sports Reporter Seven of the MAAC’s 11 teams have begun their season and despite that, each of those teams has only played one game. Siena is the lone team with two games played. We’ve learned some things about what the conference may look like this season. Rider can shoot the three The Broncs put together an … [Read more...]

On The Wing: New rules for overtime in NFL are needed

By Marshall Haim Sports Editor In retrospect, the first two weeks of the NFL season has been perfect for those who love oddities. Yes, I love odd things when it comes to sport and spurting out random, but cool, statistical information. So here’s what I’ve got for you: In the first week of the NFL season, the game between Pittsburgh … [Read more...]

On The Wing: Alright, Mother Nature, quit it

    By Marshall Haim Sports Editor For those that have experienced the weather in the Northeast region, you tend to have a pretty decent grasp on knowing April can be an extremely unpredictable month as it comes towards the weather. This year is no exception to the rule, by any means. Major League Baseball has already … [Read more...]

On The Wing: ‘It’s not too late to hop on the Beilein, Michigan bandwagon’

    By Marshall Haim Sports Editor He owns the best win percentage in Canisius basketball history amongst coaches with at least five seasons at the helm of the program (.589). He has the fifth most victories in program history (89). After his five-year tenure on Main Street from 1992-97, he spent five years each at … [Read more...]

On The Wing: Bulls give Boise games to remember

By Marshall Haim Sports Editor A question that was asked by many once the University at Buffalo found out that they were heading to Boise, Idaho for this year’s NCAA Tournament was: Where is Boise and how do I get there? Clearly, those who ended up answering that question attended great games at Taco Bell Arena on the campus of … [Read more...]

On The Wing: We have the best team in two decades, yet, where are the students?

    By Marshall Haim Sports Editor New year, same column. It isn’t the first time that the The Griffin’s Sports Editor is writing a column that has the same exact message. I follow in the footsteps of Mike Harrington, Janine Joseph and Mark Ciemcioch just to name a few. Harrington’s column appeared in the Feb. 14, 1986 … [Read more...]

Get ready for Patriots domination, again

By Marshall Haim Sports Editor It’s the day and game that football fans have had circled on their calendars for months, or even years. Super Bowl LII is this Sunday taking place at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis. Kickoff between the NFC champion Philadelphia Eagles and AFC Champion New England Patriots is at 6:30 p.m. and will be … [Read more...]

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