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Police Brutality and the Road to the NBA Championship

Noah Perkins, PopGates – Pick: Golden State   Thirty-one years ago, in a club rumpus, David Thompson, the ‘Skywalker’, remembered in NBA lore a rung just below icon, was thrown down a flight of stairs at Studio 54. Of course, by 1984 Studio 54 had transitioned from Warhol and coke to Ron Jeremy and, well, lesser quality coke; explaining...

Kyle Korver: NBA MVP?

Noah Perkins, PopGates   I consider myself a well thought out person, one who is willing to listen to reason, and change my opinion when presented with contradictory facts and information. There are few exceptions to this however: Jenn Sterger framed Brett Favre; socks go well with sandals; Six Feet Under is the greatest show in the history of television;...

Warney makes play of the year in biggest moment of career

On a snowy day in the downtrodden mill city of Lowell in mid February, Stony Brook sophomore center Jameel Warney found himself in previously uncharted territory: For the first time in his career, the 6-foot-8 inch 260-pound mountain-mover started the game sitting on the...

Lo, Rosenberg have career nights as Columbia downs Stony Brook, 68-63

It’s not Syracuse vs. St. John’s, but Columbia and Stony Brook may be in the midst of a New York-rivalry of the mid-major kind. This time, the Lions came out on top with a 68-63 win to improve to 10-6 on the year. “This is...