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Chiefs Kingdom Reigns Again: Kansas City Secures Back-to-Back Super Bowl Triumphs

Written by Ben Hodgins In a remarkable repeat of their 2023 victory, the Kansas City Chiefs have once again emerged as Super Bowl champions in 2024, orchestrating a stunning second-half comeback to defeat the San Francisco 49ers in overtime with a final score of 25-22. The electrifying showdown took place on February 11th at the …

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A World Without Umpires: The impact of an automated strike zone

Since the 2009 introduction of pitch tracking boxes such as FoxTrax airing on MLB broadcasts, umpires have been under the microscope. In the past, bad umpire calls were chalked up as “part of the game” and brought a seemingly needed “human element” to a game that has since been dominated by numbers. However, nowadays, perfection is the expectation. Manager challenges and replay reviews have removed — but also corrected — the influence that field umpires have on the game.

Investigating the disappearance of Vegas’ first line

By Owen Kewell The Golden Knights kept finding ways to pull it off. Driven by all-world goaltending, an opportunistic counter-attack, and the desire to prove the rest of the hockey world wrong (especially their former teams), the group that James Neal affectionately dubbed the ‘Golden Misfits’ put together a Cinderella run through the Western Conference …

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