Archive for Sports

Martin Brodeur retires after 22 NHL seasons

Former New Jersey Devils and St. Louis Blues goalie Martin Brodeur announced his retirement yesterday after 22 NHL seasons, ending his storied career at the age of 42. Brodeur’s 691 wins are the most of any goaltender [...]

Record-setting night for NHL: most goals scored in an All-Star Game

The Columbus Blue Jackets hosted the 2014-2015 NHL All-Star game on Sunday, Jan. 25. The best players from each of the 30 NHL teams were chosen to represent their respective teams, including superstars such as Chicago Blackhawks [...]

Opinion: Fantasy football is way cooler than I expected

It was August and I was preparing to say goodbye to the sunny beaches of Saginaw, once again, as I prepared for another semester at Albion. As I began to make my rounds, saying goodbye to [...]

Opinion: Hockey players are overlooked in America

When people bring up hockey, they often only bring up fighting and Canada. Although hockey was invented in Canada, it has become one of the most popular sports across all of the Northern Hemisphere — or [...]

Photos: Albion blows out Aurora 62-13 in last home game of season

On Saturday, November 15th, the Britons braved the cold to pull out a big win against Aurora for the home crowd.  Check out the photos below. [...]

Albion men’s basketball team has new expectations

The Albion College Men’s basketball team kicks off their season on Saturday, Nov. 15, and the team’s upperclassmen are thrilled to start and make a name for themselves in the MIAA. After a (14-12) record last [...]

Red Wings’ playoff chances rest on goalie, player health

The Detroit Red Wings started the 2014-2015 season on Thursday, October 9, hosting the Boston Bruins at Joe Louis Arena. While the Wings defeated the Bruins 2-1, they hosted the Anaheim Ducks two days later and [...]

Orioles bring brooms to Motown, sweep the Tigers

With all of the drama that has occurred over the last several days in the baseball world, it has seen its first elimination – the Detroit Tigers were swept by the Baltimore Orioles in three games. [...]

Why the Tigers can still win the ALDS

The month of October holds a special place in my heart. It’s not because of Halloween, changing leaves, or even pumpkin spice-infused everything. October means one thing to me: playoff baseball. The Detroit Tigers won the [...]

Women’s soccer team set for success

The Albion College women’s soccer team hasn’t been relevant in the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association in the last five years. That’s all changing now, due to a new head coach with a vision and passion for [...]