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Cleveland “Indians” baseball team to drop its name

By Luke Sanelli | Jan. 28, 2021, 3:54 p.m. | In Professional »

Blazers react to the vow to change one of Major League Baseball’s most controversial names


Washington Football Team season review: is there hope for the future?

By Billy Scott | Jan. 24, 2021, 12:33 p.m. | In Professional »

With quite the roller coaster of a season, the young WFT shows lots of promise for years to come


Once "lucky to be alive" after injury, Alex Smith's comeback is miraculous

By Nolan Wick | Jan. 15, 2021, 1:58 p.m. | In Professional »

On a rainy Sunday afternoon at Fedex Field, a man wearing a burgundy uniform with number 11 on the back trotted onto the field for the first time in nearly 2 years


Should fans be allowed at professional sporting events?

By Nolan Wick | Jan. 15, 2021, 1:52 p.m. | In Professional »

Cheering on a team or player from the stands at a professional sporting event is an American pastime. However, the dangers of Covid-19 have prevented fans from doing that for most of 2020


The Ravens' 40-14 win leads them to the playoffs

By Tharindi Jayatilake | Dec. 29, 2020, 4:09 p.m. | In Sports »

The Ravens beat the Jaguars for a third win.


COVID-19 has affected students' ability to participate in team sports

By Myles Feingold-Black | Dec. 5, 2020, 10:31 a.m. | In Blair »

The recent spike in cases has made it more challenging for students to meet up with teammates


NBA bubble ball: reaction to the regular season honors and postseason

By Billy Scott | Nov. 2, 2020, 3:54 p.m. | In Sports »

Giannis Antetokounmpo wins his second consecutive MVP and the Lakers win their 17th NBA Finals in one-of-a-kind NBA season (Image Courtesy of LA Times)


Gallery: Baseball During the Pandemic

By Audrey Haverland Abby Yokoyama | Oct. 6, 2020, 1:25 p.m. | In Blair »

How some Blair Blazers have managed to have a baseball season despite the circumstances.


Gallery: 7v7 Football

By Sydney Hastings-Wilkins Isabelle Megosh | Sept. 22, 2020, 1:15 p.m. | In Blair »

On a Saturday afternoon, Blair athletes play in a 7v7 football league.


Big Ten, PAC-12 suspend football seasons due to COVID-19

By Nolan Wick | Sept. 2, 2020, 9:56 a.m. | In College »

Both conferences voted to suspend their seasons due to COVID-19


Disney was anything but magical for the Wizards, but the future looks promising

By Nolan Wick | Aug. 31, 2020, 8:36 a.m. | In Professional »

Washington failed to make the playoffs during its time in the NBA bubble, finishing 1-7, but the future is bright


Capitals’ elimination by Islanders prompts questions, change for organization

By Nolan Wick | Aug. 30, 2020, 6:40 p.m. | In Professional »

Caps' former head coach leads New York to second round of playoffs after only five games, prompting Caps to fire Coach Todd Reirden


How Jürgen Klopp transformed Liverpool back into a powerhouse

By Nolan Wick | Aug. 25, 2020, 12:48 p.m. | In Professional »

Liverpool F.C. went from a mediocre team to champions in five years, largely due to Klopp


The NFL needs to force Dan Snyder to sell his franchise

By Nolan Wick | Aug. 23, 2020, 9:32 p.m. | In Professional »

The latest scandal and many other situations have arguably made Washington’s owner the worst in sports


MLB’s handling of key issues during the pandemic shows it needs to do better

By Nolan Wick | Aug. 10, 2020, 4 p.m. | In Professional »

MLB has had a tumultuous few months


NBA and NHL approve plans to return to play after COVID-19 shutdown

By Nolan Wick | June 28, 2020, 8:33 p.m. | In Professional »

The National Basketball Association (NBA) and the National Hockey League (NHL) each approved plans to resume play later this summer


How do professional sports leagues plan on finishing the current season?

By Billy Scott | May 9, 2020, 7:26 p.m. | In Sports »

Amid the coronavirus pandemic, sports leagues have been halted and the future is unknown


How the cancellation of spring sports affects student athletes

By Billy Scott | May 8, 2020, 7:20 p.m. | In Sports »

Missing out on the school or club seasons could mean a missed opportunity for most players


Blair varsity girls' basketball beats Springbrook in playoffs

By Shruti Chauhan | March 7, 2020, 9:20 p.m. | In Blair »

The Blazers start playoffs strong with a 53-41 victory over the Blue Devils


Blair takes a close victory over Whitman

By Mercedes Pierce | March 2, 2020, 9:51 p.m. | In Blair »

The Blazers bounced back from a rough streak to beat the Vikings in a nail-biting last regular-season game


Blair junior guard Alfred Worrell hits 1,000 varsity career points

By Billy Scott | March 2, 2020, 9:48 p.m. | In Blair »

Worrell becomes the first Blair player since Brian Magner in the 1970s to reach 1,000 varsity career points


The Pro Bowl stinks… so why hasn't the NFL changed it?

By Andrew Gelman | Feb. 28, 2020, 2:25 p.m. | In Sports »

Football's epic all-star game is not that great


Blair varsity girls’ basketball defeated by Whitman

By Yuri Kim | Feb. 27, 2020, 10:18 p.m. | In Blair »

The Blazers lose to the Vikings by a score of 50-45


Blair varsity girls’ basketball wins against Northwest on senior night

By Shruti Chauhan | Feb. 24, 2020, 1:03 p.m. | In Blair »

The Blazers beat the Jaguars by a score of 56-27


The Blazers suffer a discouraging loss to Northwest

By Mercedes Pierce | Feb. 20, 2020, 1:18 p.m. | In Blair »

Senior night ended in disappointment for Blair as the Jaguars displayed their dominance

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