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Hot Take: Fordham is Good to Us

Hot Take: Fordham is Good to Us

May 2, 2018

By Alvin Halimwidjaya Look, hear me out. Fordham University definitely has problems that it needs to deal with. We’re constantly hearing about the administration’s mistakes, everyone hates their freshman dorm unless they’re in Quee...

Buck Stops at Giannis … Not

Buck Stops at Giannis … Not

May 2, 2018

By Alvin Halimwidjaya On Saturday night, the Boston Celtics beat the Milwaukee Bucks in a series-deciding Game 7. With the 122-96 loss comes yet another year where the Bucks underperform and fall in the first-round to a team they s...

The King and No Serfs

The King and No Serfs

April 25, 2018

By Alvin Halimwidjaya The NBA playoffs are in full gear, with several first-round series tied at two games apiece. One of the more interesting matchups pits the struggling Cleveland Cavaliers against the upstart Indiana Pacers. Victor O...

Father Prime vs. Father Time

Father Prime vs. Father Time

April 18, 2018

By Alvin Halimwidjaya For the last few days, people have been raving about the Philadelphia 76ers as a rising contender to win the East. However, the Miami Heat came into Wells Fargo Center after a Game 1 loss to the Sixers and tied th...

Heat Ready for Postseason Run

Heat Ready for Postseason Run

April 11, 2018

By Alvin Halimwidjaya The Eastern Conference isn’t nearly as much of a chaotic mess as the Western Conference is; the Denver Nuggets and the Minnesota Timberwolves meet on the final day of the season to fight for the final playoff spot, w...

Fool’s Gold in Denver

Fool’s Gold in Denver

April 4, 2018

By Alvin Halimwidjaya Last season, the Denver Nuggets surprised a lot of casual fans, coming in only a game behind the final playoff spot after giving the eighth-seeded Portland Trailblazers a run for their money down the stretch. Howev...

Cinderellas After Midnight

Cinderellas After Midnight

March 21, 2018

By Alvin Halimwidjaya Every year March Madness finds a few heroes. Whether it be the key cog on a championship team, the beating heart of an underdog or, if you’re lucky enough, both at the same time. Players like Dwayne Wade and Carmelo...

Men’s Basketball Bounced in First Round of A-10 Tournament

Men’s Basketball Bounced in First Round of A-10 Tournament

March 14, 2018

By Alvin Halimwidjaya Fordham basketball’s season of struggle came to an end on Wednesday, March 7, as the 14th-seeded Rams fell to 11th-seeded George Washington 78-72 in the first round of the A-10 Championship. Fordham ended ...

Dame-Light Savings Time

Dame-Light Savings Time

March 14, 2018

By Alvin Halimwidjaya When Daylight Savings Time (DST) comes around, everyone knows it’s time for longer days and hopefully warmer weather; when our clocks move one hour forward, we know that we’re getting closer to beach season, the ...

Bob Myers Stands Tall in a Small NBA World

Bob Myers Stands Tall in a Small NBA World

March 7, 2018

By Alvin Halimwidjaya “[The] NBA sounds big; it’s not big. It’s politics, entertainment; it’s all small. It’s not huge.” For such a small world, the people in it are giants, and 6’7” Bob Myers is no different. The ...

Men’s Basketball Continues Its Losing Stretch

Men’s Basketball Continues Its Losing Stretch

March 7, 2018

By Alvin Halimwidjaya Fordham Men’s Basketball came into this past week having won its last game on Feb. 10; unfortunately, that did not change. The Rams’ dry spell continued as they dropped games to George Washington and V...

Kobe 1, Jordan 0

Kobe 1, Jordan 0

March 7, 2018

By Alvin Halimwidjaya I don’t particularly love the Oscars. They have much fewer performances than the Grammys, and though I like Steve Harvey-esque moments as much as the next person, I’m not usually a big fan of sitting through thr...

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