Category: NBA

Sports Resumed, Players’ Mental and Physical Health Suffered

While fireworks illuminated the sky and confetti showered upon Times Square to mark the beginning of 2021, such traditional New Year festivities belied the absence of a large and exuberant crowd.  Prior to the emergence of COVID-19, such a scene in New York City would have seemed impossible. Nonetheless, a pandemic that has claimed the [...]

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Hawks’ Offseason Moves May Put Them in Playoff Contention

Last season marked the third consecutive season that the Atlanta Hawks failed to reach the playoffs after not qualifying for the Orlando bubble. Ending the 2019-2020 season last in the Eastern Conference with a record of 20-47, the Hawks entered the offseason committed to building around point guard Trae Young, whom they drafted in 2018 [...]

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The NBA and Yale University: An Unexpected Partnership

The adoption of a less invasive testing option with a rich history will change the way Emory protects the health of the community next semester. On Oct. 15, the University outlined plans for the spring, which includes a shift to saliva-based testing for all students living on campus. The saliva-based test will eliminate the need [...]

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