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With some limitations on the usual nonconference games that help poll voters gauge teams, Gonzaga managed to get wins over ranked teams Virginia, West Virginia and Iowa, plus Kansas and Auburn, while Baylor beat No.
COLLEGE BASKETBALL’S KINGDOMS HAVE GONE HAYWIRE — IN CASE YOU JUST STARTED PAYING ATTENTIONCHUCK CULPEPPERFEBRUARY 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Many of the competitions were spectacles, drawing large crowds with elaborate lights and window-rattling beats, but the sport was driven by independent event promoters without any movement trained on the Olympics.
HOW BREAK DANCING MADE THE LEAP FROM ’80S POP CULTURE TO THE OLYMPIC STAGERICK MAESEFEBRUARY 9, 2021WASHINGTON POST
They played a heck of a game defensively and offensively to beat us.
THAT REALLY WAS ONE OF THE LEAST ENJOYABLE SUPER BOWLS OF ALL TIMENEIL GREENBERGFEBRUARY 9, 2021WASHINGTON POST
“It’s the worse I’ve been beaten in a long time,” Mahomes said.
SUPER BOWL HIGHLIGHTS: BUCS CELEBRATE CHAMPIONSHIP, TOM BRADY WINS MVPDES BIELER, MARK MASKE, CHUCK CULPEPPERFEBRUARY 8, 2021WASHINGTON POST
He beat Mahomes, a new rival who is 18 years younger, to conclude a weekend in which longtime rival Peyton Manning received a Hall of Fame nod.
TOM BRADY, THE ONE-MAN DYNASTY, WAS TAMPA BAY’S PERFECT MISSING PIECEJERRY BREWERFEBRUARY 8, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Teams are attacking individual players, and we’ve got to step up and take the challenge and make them miss shots and not get beat by one or two dribble-drives.
WIZARDS’ DEFENSE FALTERS AGAIN IN A 119-97 LOSS TO THE HORNETSAVA WALLACEFEBRUARY 7, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Capitals forward Jakub Vrana added to the NHL’s covid-19 protocol listAfter Ovechkin’s second goal, Flyers defenseman Robert Hagg answered less than four minutes later with a one-time blast from above the faceoff circles that beat Vanecek.
ALEX OVECHKIN’S GUTSY EFFORT ISN’T ENOUGH, AND THE SHORTHANDED CAPITALS FALL TO THE FLYERSSAMANTHA PELLFEBRUARY 7, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Lil Baby, an Atlanta rapper, singer and songwriter, had the best-selling album of 2020, according to MRC Data, beating out Taylor Swift and the Weeknd.
MOTOWN PRESIDENT ETHIOPIA HABTEMARIAM ON STEERING THE LEGENDARY LABEL THROUGH THE PANDEMICEBEN SHAPIROFEBRUARY 7, 2021TIME
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