The Crimson Connection

Need You Now

Need You Now

JustinP, Staff Reporter

February 26, 2019


Filed under Sports

LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers are in some serious trouble. They currently sit in the 10th seed in the Western Conference and with only 23 games left,  it is looking to be a tough squeeze in order to get in the postseason. And the only way to slide into the eighth or seventh seed is by LeBron tu...

Challenge Accepted

Challenge Accepted

SaraZ, Staff Reporter

February 15, 2019


Filed under Features, Sports

After no longer playing basketball, senior Diane Hernandez has found something else to keep herself active. She will be running the Vintage Park half marathon on April 14, 2019. The marathon is 13.1 miles long, Although there is no special prize at the end, Hernandez wanted to prove her parents wro...

NBA Draft Projection

NBA Draft Projection

CooperG, Staff Reporter

February 12, 2019


Filed under Sports

Cleveland Cavaliers So far this season the Cavaliers are by far the worst team in the NBA. In order to turn their franchise around, they are going to need a a player that is like no other and can bring a new energy to the team. That player is Zion Williamson. He is a perfect fit for the this organization be...

The Future is Maroon and White

The Future is Maroon and White

ErinE, Staff Reporter

February 11, 2019


Filed under Sports

Texas A&M Football has not been able to finish their season off strong, that is until Jimbo Fisher had something to say about it. The Aggie's finished off their season with a 9-4 record, a bowl win, and an end of season ranking of #16 in the nation. Sadly, the Aggie's will be without 16 seniors,...

Brown Needs Change

Brown Needs Change

ErinE, Online Editor

February 8, 2019


Filed under Sports

Antonio Brown, one of the top five NFL wide receivers, is causing some drama in league; Brown wants out of the Pittsburgh Steelers organization and his request isn't going according to plan. This suggestion by Brown has turned into a feud that is beginning to affect the entire National Football League...

The Eastern Adversary

The Eastern Adversary

JustinP, Staff Reporter

February 7, 2019


Filed under Sports

For the past four years, the Golden State Warriors have been the most terrorizing team in the NBA, notching three of the last four championships. Last year, it was the Houston Rockets who gave them the most run for their money, but with them struggling, what teams are in best contention to defeat th...

Q&A with Munzy Kabbara

Q&A with Munzy Kabbara

ErinE, Online Editor

February 7, 2019


Filed under Sports

When, where and who did you swim for at Worlds? "Worlds were from December 11-16 in Hangzhou, China, and I swam for Lebanon." How did you get to swim for Lebanon? "I was born in Houston not Lebanon. However, my dad is Lebanese and my mom is American; therefore, I have dual citizenship."...

Comeback Season

Comeback Season

ErinE, Online Editor

February 7, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

“You will probably never play football again.” Those were the words that senior linebacker Mac Bird was told during his junior season of football. However, a little over a year later, Bird recovered and is now on his way to committing to play college football. This almost career-ending football injury ha...

City of Champions

City of Champions

JustinP, Staff Reporter

January 25, 2019


Filed under Sports

They are only a few US cities that have great teams for all of the major sports. There’s Houston, Los Angeles and then there’s Boston. Boston contains the Red Sox, the Patriots and the Celtics. The Boston Red Sox are the most recent winners of the World Series, putting them on top of the basebal...

NBA, We Have a Problem

NBA, We Have a Problem

CooperG, Staff Reporter

January 24, 2019


Filed under Sports, Uncategorized

For years now the public has been open to vote who should be an NBA all-star and who should be a all-star starter, but this year instead of voting the best players and who deserve to be in they are voting players based on popularity. This year there are 2 types of bad voters and the first type of bad voters ...

Fear the Deer

Fear the Deer

JustinP, Staff Reporter

January 22, 2019


Filed under Sports

One of the most overlooked teams in the NBA right now have one of the best records in the NBA. The Milwaukee Bucks currently a top three seed in the East have been winning major games that no one is recognizing. Behind new head coach Mike Budenholzer, the Bucks have been able to pull off big wins ...

Texans Reconstruction

Texans Reconstruction

CooperG, Staff Reporter

January 14, 2019


Filed under Sports

After getting completely dominated by the colts in the first round of the playoff many people are wondering what changes are they going to make to the team in order to be a contender for the Laramie trophy. The First and most important thing they need to do is bring back Jadeveon Clowney and Tyrann Mat...

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