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NHL Goalie Allowed to Continue on Bond

As most are already aware of, Semyon Varlamov of the Colorado Avalanche had turned himself in following an incident that occurred on October 30th this year. Varlamovs girlfriend in the alleged accusations had reported that Semyon had attacked her in … Continue reading

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Racism in Sport, Zirin Ch.9

In chapter 9 of Zirins’ Game Over, he discusses several examples of how racism is still present in sports everyday and notes the fact that sports are considered one of the least racist sectors in society today according to an … Continue reading

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Power Over Policy? NFL Players Facing D.U.I’s

On September 20th, just over two weeks ago, the San Francisco 49ers’ linebacker Aldon Smith had been arrested for the suspicion of drunken driving and marijuana possession. I was able to come across two interesting articles (links below) regarding the … Continue reading

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