Marquette Wire

Editorial: What Colin Kaepernick can teach us about free speech

September 20, 2016

Filed under Editorials, Opinions

It’s been two weeks since the 2016-'17 NFL season kicked off, and several players have decided to join San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick in his decision to kneel during the national anthem. Given the current political climate and social tensions of the nation, this subtle, symbolic, thoughtful and peaceful demonstration goes beyo...

LOCICERO: Great, the NBA is back

Michael LoCicero

October 30, 2012

Filed under Editors' Picks, Sports

So apparently the NBA season starts tonight. And wouldn’t you know it: it’s a doubleheader of Heat-Celtics and Mavericks-Lakers on TNT. It was such a wonderful break not having to hear about where LeBron ate lunch or what puppy he rescued from a tree every day, but alas, ...

Sideshow

Tim Seeman

March 31, 2011

Filed under Sports

LeBron James led his Miami Heat into Cleveland to take on his old team, the last-place Cavaliers, Tuesday night. His second return to Quicken Loans Arena since last summer's "Decision" generated some interesting moments. Before...

Sports Sideshow

Tim Seeman

December 2, 2010

Filed under Sports

That didn't take long. We've barely flipped the calendar to December and the Miami Heat are already doing what most people hoped they would after they signed LeBron James and Chris Bosh to flank Dwyane Wade this summer: crumbling...

SEEMAN: Open letter to Brandon Jennings

Tim Seeman

September 28, 2010

Filed under Featured, Sports

To Milwaukee Bucks point guard Brandon Jennings: First, I want to tell you how much I enjoy watching you play. The confidence and swagger you bring to the floor every night is entertaining for Bucks fans and sickening for o...

Sideshow: Super Bowl Summary

Eric Grover

February 11, 2010

Filed under Sports

The Super Bowl has come and gone, but that doesn’t mean we can’t babble about it some more! Here are some of the pluses and minuses from the couch on Sunday: Plus: Denny’s TV Commercials. These were the best of a seriou...