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Nike’s newest announcement of a new sports approved hijab has had many different reactions over social media. Some positive and some critical but many users are saying this isn’t as new as Nike makes it out to be. Social media users take to different outlets chiming in on what the Pro Hijab actually means. Is it just a new product stepping outside of Nike’s norm of cleats and running tights, or is it the beginning of a new culture for diversity with women in sport?
After 20 seasons, five championships and one MVP in the NBA, Lakers shooting guard Kobe Bryant has only four games left of his professional career. Earlier this season, Bryant announced he would be retiring from basketball. Afterwards, each game on the schedule became apart of Bryant’s farewell tour.
The Toronto Raptors grinded out a defensive battle in overtime against the Indiana Pacers. Raptors center Bismack Biyombo broke the franchise record of 25 total rebounds in a game last night. Forward Donyell Marshall who had 24 rebounds against the Chicago Bulls on Feb. 17 2016 previously held the record.
Greg Chow Get your brackets set, NCAA March Madness starts in less than a week. For first-time particpants, or even basketball fans in general, getting prepared for this nearly month long event can be daunting. The tournament will feature 68 teams, a top Canadian prospect in Kentucky Wildcat Jamal Murray, and even an appearance from an