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The Return of the “Black Mamba”

The Return of the “Black Mamba”

Trifton Rose, Impact Staff

November 19, 2013


Filed under Mr. Basketball

One of the top 10 all time all time greatest players was witnessed Sunday December 8th. Kobe was introduced back in the line up to the sounds of John Williams, “Imperial March.” Even if you were not a Kobe fan, as long as you were a basketball fan you watched this game. Everyone felt that Kobe ...

Chris Paul to the Next Level?

Chris Paul to the Next Level?

Trifton Rose, Impact Staff

November 7, 2013


Filed under Mr. Basketball

Chris Paul and Stephon Curry put on a spectacular show as the Los Angeles Clippers beat the Golden State Warriors 126-111. Chris Paul's 42 points, 15 assists, and 6 steals over shadowed the great shooting game that Steph Curry had. Curry connected on 9 three pointers including one which was a 4 point...

The New York Knicks Offseason Moves

The New York Knicks Offseason Moves

Trifton Rose

October 3, 2013


Filed under Mr. Basketball

The New York Knicks made their furthest push in the playoffs for the first time in 13 years last year. They were eliminated in the second round by the Indiana Pacers. Although Carmelo Anthony had a breakout season winning scoring champions of the year, The Knicks were no match for the Pacers relati...

Academic Time Management for Student Athlete’s

Academic Time Management for Student Athlete’s

Trifton Rose, Impact Staff

September 19, 2013


Filed under Mr. Basketball

Jordan Lessane 21, of Mt. Vernon  commutes to school just like every other college student and faces his full time academic commitment. Before heading to his 8:30 class every morning, he has to report to the gym for his 6 a.m. practice. After he is let out of class at 11:40 a.m., he reports to...

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