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HE: Feeding the white elephants

For every iconic sports team, there is an iconic stadium or arena associated with it.

HE: Student-athletes should be paid

But greed, as it turns out, is not always good.

ONORATO: Celebrating America's pastime

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

The real story at Sochi

In some of my previous columns, I argued that sports ultimately are entertainment businesses designed to, well, entertain people.

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.

Sports

IMG_7560_tompkins 2014 will be the last season not just for the seniors, but for head coach Brian Tompkins as well.

Through the Lens: The Connecticut Open

14 hours ago

Staff photographer Alex Schmeling captures moments from the Connecticut Open.

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FOOTBALL: Plethora of backs gives Yale options

14 hours ago

In each of Head Coach Tony Reno’s first two seasons at the helm of the Yale football program, the focal point of the Bulldogs’ offensive attack has been the run game.

FOOTBALL: Randall ’15 ready to lead Elis

15 hours ago

Wide receiver Deon Randall ’15 led the football team last season with 788 receiving yards and eight receiving touchdowns.

CT Open upsetting for top-ranked stars

15 hours ago

Tennis action returned to Yale as the University played host to the World Tennis Association Connecticut Open professional tournament

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FOOTBALL: Bulldogs prep for season opener

6 days ago

With September just around the corner, the Yale football team has begun preparing for its season opener against Lehigh September 20.

MEN’S HOCKEY: Bulldogs set their schedule

6 days ago

Fewer than seven months after the Elis thrashed Harvard 5-1 in the inaugural contest, which pitted the rivals against each other at Madison Square Garden, the Yale men’s hockey team schedule revealed that the series will officially continue on Jan. 10 of next year.

MEN’S BASKETBALL: Bulldogs shakes up staff

6 days ago

With the program on the rise, it may come as a surprise that the Bulldogs find themselves replacing one of their assistant coaches.

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BASEBALL: Yale battery plays in last best league

6 days ago

The Yale baseball team made big strides this past spring, finishing the season with an 11–9 record in the Ivy League and coming one tiebreaker game away from winning the Red Rolfe division for the first time since 1995.

BASEBALL: Lanham, Baldwin play for Cape Cod Baseball League

1 month ago

This summer, members of the Yale baseball team are continuing to take their game to the next level against some of the premier talent in college baseball.

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Softball Freshmen Step Up to the Plate

4 months ago

As the spring athletics season comes to a close, most of Yale’s freshman athletes are just getting their bearing in the ivy league, not so for the softball team. Although the team has stumbled to a 5-32 record, a strong season from the Class of 2017 has the bulldogs looking forward to a promising future. »

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New pool on Yale’s list

4 months ago

A committee of Yale swimming alumni has reached an agreement with the University to add a new pool to Yale’s list of capital projects.