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NHL playoff predictions (first round)

Western Conference No. 1 Vancouver vs. No. 8 Los Angeles: Vancouver wins series 4-2 No. 2 St. Louis vs. No. 7 San Jose: St. Louis wins series 4-0 No. 3 Phoenix vs. No. 6 Chicago: Phoenix wins series 4-3 No. 4 Nashville vs. No. 5 Detroit: Nashville wins series 4-2 Eastern Conference No. 1 New […]

Defense huge issue for Flyers right now

Following a 5-2 loss to the New York Rangers, things are not looking good for the Philadelphia Flyers. They have now lost seven straight games against the division rival Rangers and the defense has seemingly gotten worse since Chris Pronger’s injury in late 2011. Losing Pronger for the season was going to be difficult but […]

Flyers surrender lead, fall to rival Rangers in Classic

Game recap Whenever the Philadelphia Flyers and New York Rangers face off, you know that the score will be close, words will be exchanged and the crowd will be revved up. However, what happens when these two rivals face off in front of nearly 47,000 fans at Citizens Bank Park on a cold winter day? […]

Philadelphia legends propel Flyers to 3-1 victory over Rangers in Alumni Game

Fans young and old gathered at Citizens Bank Park on Saturday, Dec. 31, to watch an outdoor hockey game between Philadelphia Flyers and New York Rangers legends. When all was said and done, the Flyers alumni came away with a 3-1 victory in front of nearly 46,000 fans. Ranging from Mark Messier and Adam Graves […]

When uniforms and social media mix

Last week, the Philadelphia Wings lacrosse team announced that players will wear special jerseys for a game against the Buffalo Bandits on Sunday, Feb. 12. The jerseys will be turquoise instead of the traditional red and black and the backs will feature the Twitter handles of players instead of their surnames. What?! According to wingslax.com, […]

The Power of Social Media: MLB Pitcher Traded, Learns Through Twitter

* This is the second article that I have written for the website Business 2 Community.Β It was originally published to their site on Thursday, Dec. 29. For your convenience, you can read it on my blog as well as on their site. Enjoy! Thanks to social media, sports fans from all around the world can […]

A Look at Your Cabrini Cavaliers

Well, the fall semester is finally over. Hallelujah. As Sports Editor of The Loquitur, much of my time at school was occupied with writing stories, assigning stories to staff writers, copyediting and laying out my section of the paper in Adobe InDesign. However, I also used the semester to learn the basics of photography. For […]