basketball

Tanking fad compromises NBA integrity

By SAM HAMMER – 6 years ago

By the time you read this, the Boston Celtics will have likely been swept in four games by the Cleveland Cavaliers. Most people would have expected this to happen, considering…

Watch out, Roellke: students favorites in annual game

By WINNIE YEATES – 6 years ago

There is a unique event­—or new-founded Vassar tradition as some might call it—that is fast approaching. On April 1st, the annual Student-Faculty basketball game is scheduled to take place at…

Big East removal brings basketball blues

By SAM HAMMER – 7 years ago

As we approach March Madness and the conference tournaments leading up to it, I am saddened by the fact that there is no longer a Big East Tournament in Madison…

Deadline drama shakes up standings

By ROB CARPENTER – 7 years ago

The NBA trade deadline hit the basketball world last Thursday at 3 p.m. ET, and with it the league got a major makeover. The NBA approached Thursday afternoon in the…

Mad for March, fed-up with long April

By SAM HAMMER – 7 years ago

When you ask a casual sports fan whether they prefer college or professional basketball, they will likely reply that they prefer the NBA regular season, but that the NBA playoffs…

NBA All-Star weekend returns to roots

By SAM HAMMER – 7 years ago

This year’s NBA All-Star weekend will take place at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y. The festivities this year will include the celebrity game, Rising Stars challenge for younger players,…

Women’s basketball bonds in face of Liberty League

By AMREEN BHASIN – 7 years ago

Vassar College’s Women’s basketball team this year has had a busy time during Winter Break. The team began conference play on January 2nd, 2015 and is now about halfway through…

1 2 3 7