Columns

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

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BASEBALL: Bulldogs head north to Hanover

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This weekend at Dartmouth, the Bulldogs’ performance may determine whether or not that momentum can translate to a playoff spot.

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SOFTBALL: Elis prepare for Dartmouth

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The softball team will begin the second half of its conference schedule against the North Division defending champions Big Green on Saturday afternoon.

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MEN’S LACROSSE: Yale to take on Bears in Providence

1 week ago

The No. 13 men’s lacrosse team will travel to Rhode Island for the third and final time this season tomorrow night for a crucial conference matchup with Brown.

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BASEBALL: Stags trample Bulldogs

1 week ago

The Bulldogs lost both ends of a doubleheader against Fairfield, 6–2 and 10–5.

SOFTBALL: Elis spit doubleheader

1 week ago

The softball team had a good start to its afternoon yesterday, coming back in the late innings against Hartford to take game one of a doubleheader.

The last of the amateurs

1 week ago

Monday night capped off one of the most exciting months college basketball has seen in years.

Brunch honors athletic achievement

2 weeks ago

Yale student-athletes were the guests of University President Peter Salovey for brunch to honor Yale’s varsity captains and Ivy League champions.

What the Ivy League gets right

2 weeks ago

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

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SAILING: Coed team qualifies for nationals

2 weeks ago

The Yale coed sailing team came in second at the New England Team Race Championship this past weekend.

WOMEN’S SAILING: Bulldogs preserve top ranking

2 weeks ago

The Yale women’s sailing won the Emily Wick Sailing Trophy this weekend for the second straight year.

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MEN’S HOCKEY: Agostino ’14 excelling in NHL

2 weeks ago

While his Yale hockey career finished three weeks ago, left wing Kenny Agostino’s ’14 NHL career is just beginning to flourish.

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BASEBALL: Lanham lights out in sophomore season

2 weeks ago

In the first half of the Ivy League season, Yale’s pitchers have done that and more, combining for a 3.35 conference ERA and carrying the Bulldogs to a 5–3 Ivy record.