Articles by: Joe Dooney

The Olympics – What It Means and How We Feel

February 12, 2014 5:00 pm69 comments
Photo by: Carmen Rodriguez

The Olympic Games consist of some of the fiercest competition amongst athletes around the world and has been held in high regard for years. Originally an ancient Greek tradition, several countries now participate in the Olympics. Even through today’s heavy commercialization, the Games’ meanings remain the same. This year, 88 […]

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Should College Athletes be Paid to Play?

October 7, 2013 4:19 am1,455 comments

The argument on whether or not students should be paid to play college athletics has been ongoing for years. It has especially become a topic of interest amongst several people recently following the controversy surrounding Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel this past summer. For those unaware of the issue, Manziel […]

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NHL 2013-14 Season Preview

September 27, 2013 1:52 am1 comment

Twelve months ago, the main question surrounding the NHL focused on whether or not there would be an NHL season.  A lockout cut the season nearly in half, and games that were supposed to be played in October did not begin until the middle of January. Thankfully, that won’t be […]

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