Posted on November 14th, 2017 in Weekly Roundup by Mark Alewine

Tyler Kepner (@TylerKepner) of the New York Times gives a painful tribute to Roy Halladay after his tragic death in a plane crash on Nov 7. Findlay (@s_findlay) of Medium gives a personal tribute to Roy Halladay. Mike Waters (@MikeWatersSYR) of The Post Standard profiles former Syracuse basketball star Allen Griffin’s return as an assistant coach at his …

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Posted on September 12th, 2017 in Weekly Roundup by Mark Alewine

John Branch of New York Times Magazine profiled Colin Kaepernick and his long road to becoming the prominent and divisive social activist. Rembert Browne of Bleacher Report also profiled Colin Kaepernick and the social realities revealed by his protest. Fernando Perez of Vice Sports wrote a history of sign stealing in baseball and detailed the …

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Posted on October 31st, 2016 in Weekly Roundup by jackcarn

After conducting an exclusive interview,’s Lee Jenkins describes 76ers rookie Joel Embiid’s two-year journey through tragedy and injuries back to the court. In the wee hours of the morning, die-hard Chicago Cubs fans take an Amtrak train from Cleveland back to Chicago following the Cubs’ World Series Game Two victory. Ronald Blum from the …

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