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2022 World Cup & 2023 Womens World Cup Odds

2022 World Cup & 2023 Women’s World Cup Odds

Vince Kim August 25, 2022

The 2022 Qatar World Cup is set to begin on November 21. With the draw officially complete, let’s see what this tournament has in store for us by looking at some of the favorites to win. For starters,...

MLB: Soto to Padres, Judge on Record Breaking Pace, and Remembering Vin Scully

MLB: Soto to Padres, Judge on Record Breaking Pace, and Remembering Vin Scully

Vince Kim August 25, 2022

With another wild trade deadline in the 2022 MLB season, some major deals were signed in the final hours on Aug 2. Most notably, the San Diego Padres became the biggest “winners” of this year’s trade...

Euro 2022s Impact on Womens Soccer

Euro 2022’s Impact on Women’s Soccer

Vince Kim August 25, 2022

The Euro 2022 Final on July 31 between England and Germany set record-high attendance and television viewership. With an attendance of 87,192 fans at Wembley Stadium, the game broke the record for the...

Will the USMNT Make It Out of Group B?

Will the USMNT Make It Out of Group B?

Vince Kim August 25, 2022

The USMNT bumped up their FIFA ranking to No. 14 following blow-outs against Morocco(3-0) and Grenada(5-0) in addition to draws against strong teams like Uruguay and El Salvador. Drawn in Group B in the...

BTS j-hopes Historic Lollapalooza Performance

BTS’ j-hope’s Historic Lollapalooza Performance

Vince Kim August 25, 2022

Korean rapper j-hope made history at Chicago’s Lollapalooza on July 31 after becoming the first Korean artist to headline a “major US music festival”. Debuting as a solo artist alongside other headline...

Players Battle for No. 1 Spot in NFL Preseason

Players Battle for No. 1 Spot in NFL Preseason

Vince Kim August 25, 2022

NFL preseason games may not be very entertaining, but they do serve a purpose. Giving coaches more insight into their players and team functionality, performances in preseason games allow coaches to carefully...

US Open Headlines

US Open Headlines

Vince Kim August 25, 2022

With the US Open set to begin on August 29, here are a few headlines relevant to the upcoming tournament. On August 9, Serena Williams announced she is retiring from tennis, making the US Open likely...

Holodomor: How Stalin Starved Ukraine to Death

Holodomor: How Stalin Starved Ukraine to Death

Vince Kim August 25, 2022

On February 24, 2022, Russia launched an invasion of Ukraine, setting off a war that has been going on for six months as of August 25. Following the increasing tensions from the annexation of Crimea in...

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