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Opinion | The Kobe Dilemma

Opinion | The Kobe Dilemma

By Aidan Segal, Staff Columnist

February 3, 2020

His alleged actions must be acknowledged as a part of his murky legacy.

‘You’re just in awe’: Spectators reminisce on Kobe’s Pitt visit

‘You’re just in awe’: Spectators reminisce on Kobe’s Pitt visit

By Alex Lehmbeck, Senior Staff Writer

January 30, 2020

For Kobe Bryant, the 1996 McDonald’s All-American game in Pittsburgh was a small speck on a decorated and illustrious career. For those in attendance that weekend 23 years ago, it was a memory they will never forget.

Toney’s 27 not enough as Duke defeats Pitt 79-67

Toney’s 27 not enough as Duke defeats Pitt 79-67

By Nick Carlisano, Senior Staff Writer

January 29, 2020

A career-high 27 points from sophomore forward Au’Diese Toney wasn’t enough for Pitt to steal a win against the Blue Devils Tuesday night.

Capel on Kobe: ‘It’s like a superhero dying’

Capel on Kobe: ‘It’s like a superhero dying’

By Trent Leonard, Sports Editor

January 28, 2020

When Jeff Capel addresses the media each week, the discussion typically centers around his team. That wasn’t the case Monday afternoon, as Capel reflected on the legacy of Kobe Bryant’s life and the tragedy of his death.

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