Nov 2, 2016; Cleveland, OH, USA; Chicago Cubs players celebrate after defeating the Cleveland Indians in game seven of the 2016 World Series at Progressive Field. Mandatory Credit: Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports

‘Damn I Wish My Mom Was Here To See This’: The Meaning Of The World Series To Cub Fans

The Chicago Cubs winning the World Series is the holy grail of sports writing. Actual reporters want the moments impossible to explain, yet demand explanation. They want the responsibility of putting words to the moments people will never forget. Selfishly, they want to attach tiny words to monumental moments with the insane hope their voice…
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Communities have come together to honor Carter Peterson, who died in a car accident Sunday night. submitted photo

When Tragedy Hits Rivalries Disappear

There’s a beauty in tragedy often forgotten when the world wakes up from the nightmare. The humanity displayed in times of peril will never fill the holes in hearts tragedy so vehemently punctures. But, for a moment, the humanity gives belief through the darkest walks of life there is light. Ada-Borup junior lineman Carter Peterson died in a…
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Breaking Down Matt Cullen’s Game 7 Performances

Former Moorhead Spud Matt Cullen will play in his fifth Game 7 in the NHL when the Pittsburgh Penguins take on Tampa Bay for a spot in the Stanley Cup Final on Thursday. Cullen is 4-0 in Game 7s, all with Carolina. Here’s a look at his performances.   2006 Conference Finals versus Buffalo Breaking…
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Joe Weatherly, Tyler Oberg, Cole Tahran and Gunnar Payne are the pitchers for the Dilworth-Glyndon-Felton 2016 baseball team.
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Crazy Stats From D-G-F’s Perfect Regular Season

Dilworth-Glyndon-Felton’s baseball team finished the regular season 20-0. The Rebels outscored opponents 201-24 and are one of two Minnesota high school baseball teams that have not lost this season. Here’s a nerdy look at some of the numbers the Rebels have put up. In 20 games each, Blake Kragnes (27), Tyler Oberg (23) and Cole…
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Carson Wentz signed his rookie contract with the Philadelphia Eagles on Thursday, May 12. Photo by David Samson/Forum

Comparing Wentz’s Contract To The Rookie Earnings Of Some NFL QBs

Here’s a look at where former North Dakota State quarterback Carson Wentz’s rookie contract stands among the rookie earnings for some NFL quarterbacks. Wentz signed a four-year deal with the Philadelphia Eagles reportedly worth $26.68 million with a $17.6 million signing bonus Thursday, May 12.   Tom Brady – New England Patriots – 2000 Brady earned…
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