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Take 5: Warriors, Wiggins, Winning

Take 5: Warriors, Wiggins, Winning

By TPN Staff

November 1, 2019

The sports staff takes a look at several of the storylines permeating through the sports world right now, including the downfall of the Warriors’ dynasty and an NBA player who could make a sneaky bet for Most Improved.

Take 5: Baylor, banking, Booth Jr.

Take 5: Baylor, banking, Booth Jr.

By TPN Staff

October 24, 2019

The sports staff breaks down two emerging storylines from the NBA’s opening week, while also adding to the conversation regarding college football and the World Series.

Football Takeaways: Aggression is a double-edged sword

Football Takeaways: Aggression is a double-edged sword

By Ben Mankowski, Staff Writer

October 22, 2019

The same aggressive defense that made Panthers head coach Pat Narduzzi famous at Michigan State showed itself against the Orange, though Pitt kept the score close by making several avoidable mistakes.

Take 5: Getting excited for NBA, Williamson

Take 5: Getting excited for NBA, Williamson

By TPN Staff

October 18, 2019

With the NBA season starting on Oct. 22, The Pitt News sports staff takes on several basketball-related topics such as the potential of Zion Williamson and the league’s improving parity.

Take 5: Minshew, Murray, Minnesota

Take 5: Minshew, Murray, Minnesota

By TPN Staff

October 10, 2019

The Pitt News Sports staff discusses a couple young quarterbacks proving their chops in the NFL — as well as a seasoned veteran making a serious case for league MVP — in this week’s Take 5

Take 5: Warriors, Jazz, 76ers can contend for Finals

Take 5: Warriors, Jazz, 76ers can contend for Finals

By TPN Staff

October 3, 2019

With the start of the NBA season just around the corner on Oct. 22, several staff members discuss which teams they think can surprise people and become NBA Finals contenders.

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