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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SWIMMING AND DIVING: Yale edges Columbia for fourth

1 month ago

In its final team meet of the year, the men’s swimming and diving team took fourth at the Ivy League Championships in Cambridge, Mass.

SQUASH: Mao ’17 takes Holleran Cup

1 month ago

The men’s and women’s squash teams competed for individual glory at the College Squash Association’s Individual Championships at Penn this weekend.

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BASEBALL: ‘Divine’ catch saves win

2 months ago

Sunday, Yale turned the tables on the Tigers, charging back from a 6–0 deficit to shock the college baseball world and beat LSU 8–7.

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MEN’S BASKETBALL: Elis split weekend

2 months ago

Last season, the Elis swept the season series against both Princeton and Penn for the first time since the official start of the Ivy League in 1956–’57.

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MEN’S HOCKEY: Yale wins on senior night

2 months ago

In an important weekend for the No. 15 Yale men’s ice hockey team’s postseason hopes, the Bulldogs followed up a tough 2–0 loss to No. 3 Union on Friday with a resounding 5–0 victory over Rensselaer on Senior Night.

MEN’S LACROSSE: Bulldogs top Bryant

2 months ago

The No. 12 men’s lacrosse team used six first-quarter goals and solid fundamentals throughout the game to hold off Bryant’s late comeback and register the Elis’ second win of the young season.

WOMEN’S HOCKEY: Elis shine in loss to Harvard

2 months ago

The women’s hockey team was one double-overtime goal away from moving on to the semifinals of the ECAC playoff tournament.

WOMEN’S BASKETBALL: Bulldogs honor seniors

2 months ago

Though the Elis had a chance to disrupt the Ivy League leaderboard this weekend, the women’s basketball team fell to conference leaders Princeton and Penn in its final home games of the year.

WOMEN’S HOCKEY: Yale tops Harvard in 2OT

2 months ago

With the playoff win, Yale’s first since 2005, the Elis went up 1–0 in the best-of-three first round ECAC playoff series.

LIVEBLOG MEN’S HOCKEY: Yale v. Union College

2 months ago

Yale takes on ECAC champions No. 3 Union in the second to last game of the regular season.

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MEN’S BASKETBALL: Critical road trip ahead for Bulldogs

2 months ago

For the Yale men’s basketball team, these next two weekends may as well be the Ivy tournament.

WOMEN’S HOCKEY: Under ‘Dog victory within reach

2 months ago

Of the eight teams that qualified for the ECAC women’s hockey playoff tournament, Yale could not have picked a better team to play in the first round than the No. 5 Harvard Crimson.