What the Ivy League gets right

Last week, the National Labor Relations Board ruled that football players at Northwestern University could unionize.

ONORATO: Celebrating America’s pastime

Made and perfected right here at home, the sport and the experience that baseball offers is uniquely American.

The “N-word” and the NFL

Last week, the National Football League struck up the conversation when it proposed a 15-yard penalty for the use of the “N-word” on the field, with a possibility of ejection upon subsequent use.

Home court disadvantage

And yet, despite their inspired play and winning record, the Elis struggle to fill seats at home games.

ONORATO: Bumpy ride to Sochi

Lolo Jones is perhaps one of the most notorious and incredible Olympic stories of the past decade.

Onorato: Being a good sport

There is a good argument to be made that sports are just another form of entertainment in our society.

ORORATO: The price of fantasy

At the end of Monday night’s football game between the New England Patriots and the Carolina Panthers, the Patriots charged down the field in the last minute of play. A fourth-down conversion to Pats’ tight end Rob Gronkoswki and a controversial no-call on a pass interference call in the end zone made for a thrilling […]

ONORATO: Marketing a tragedy

The 2013 season of the Boston Red Sox appeared to come straight out of Hollywood; A band of bearded brothers overcomes the odds to become just the second team in history to go from worst to first in the majors. But what’s more, they did it all in a year when their city had sunk […]

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | Elis look to avenge early-season sweep

The Yale women’s basketball team will head north this weekend to take on Dartmouth and Harvard for the second time this season.

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WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | Historic sweep for the Elis

In a game Friday night in Ithaca, Vasquez reached an historic landmark, netting her 1,300th point and propelling the Elis (9-13, 4-4 Ivy) to a 67-58 win.

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WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | Yale takes on Columbia and Cornell

After a tough loss to first-place Princeton on Sunday, the women’s basketball team heads to New York this weekend to take on Columbia and Cornell as the Elis kick off the second half of their conference schedule.

Basketball

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL | Bulldogs split in Lanman

After several postponements and a change of venue, Yale women’s basketball wrapped up another weekend of Ivy play in a split with Penn and Princeton.

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