Category Archives: Sports

The History of College Basketball Happened Here

The Palestra has hosted more college basketball games than any other facility. Continue reading

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Of Cults, Baseball and Equal Rights: Pt. 3, Barnstorming Montana

The Kansas City Monarchs and House of David baseballers come to town. Continue reading

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Of Cults, Baseball and Equal Rights: Pt. 2, The World Series of the West

An integrated baseball tournament in a segregated age. Continue reading

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Of Cults, Baseball and Equal Rights: Pt. 1, St. Louis Cardinals vs. House of David

When a 19-year old female pitcher took the mound against a team with eight future Hall of Famers. Continue reading

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Dogs Love Baseball

or maybe it’s just the hot dogs Continue reading

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Sportswriters Speaking Out About Athletes Who Don’t

Montclair Literary Festival panel discusses sports and social protest Continue reading

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Sunday Polo

On the 60th anniversary of the Eldorado Polo Club. Continue reading

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Hockeytown Toronto

A hockey stick wherever you go. Continue reading

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Boondoggle in the Meadowlands: Pt. 3 – They Forgot to Put Fan Experience on the Agenda

Remembering the worst beer I’ve ever had in my life. Continue reading

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The Boondoggle in the Meadowlands Pt. 2 – A Swamp Half Full or a Swamp Half Empty?

While the stadium appears to be thriving and the racetrack still has its lights on, the other side of the complex has gone dark. Continue reading

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