• S J Sharks San Jose
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    The San Jose Sharks are one of the most popular teams in the The Shark's franchise began in the spring of 1990. When the NHL approved of George and Gordon Gund to sell the Minnesota North Stars to Dallas. In return for the rights to an expansion team in San Jose to began play in the 1991-1992 season. On July 30, 1990 there was a "Name the Team" sweepstakes that drew over 5, 700 entries from all over the world. The winner received tickets to the '92 All-star Game. On September 6, 1990 the team an...
  • Holiday Stress Season Cause Feelings
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    The holidays! They " re supposed to be a time of warmth, happiness and excitement. For many people, they are. Although for some, the season can be a paradox. Joyous feelings, family and religious traditions can be overshadowed by stress, fatigue and gloom-"the blues." In addition to all of the gifts, goodies, decorations and events, the holiday season can be filled with many pressures. The holiday blues, as the name implies, tend to be temporary and seasonal. Factors that commonly contribute to...
  • Michael Jordan Nba Game Season
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    Michael Jordan, the best known athlete in the world, is a leading scorer in the National Basketball Association (NBA), who led the Chicago Bulls to many recent NBA championships. He is, by far, and will be for a time to come, the best basketball player in the history of the game. Jordan was born in Brooklyn, New York, and raised in Wilmington, North Carolina. He accepted a basketball scholarship from the University of North Carolina and as a freshman scored the winning basket in the 1982 NCAA ch...
  • Working Hard Season Summer Year
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    1... 2... 3... 4... 5. I had to get stronger before the next basketball season at La Puente High School. I was pushing myself hard when it came to lifting weights and running. I thought I could catch up with all the time I missed during the last six weeks of last year. I was out of the end of the season last year from a torn muscle in my hip. I knew I was weak and out of shape compared to the other players that were going to be on the team next season. I pushed myself very hard for the first c...
  • Pro Tips Of Hunting
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    Pro Tips The first hour of dawn and the last hour of dusk are magical and highly productive deer hunting times. The whitetail deer prefers the low-light periods surrounding sunrise and sunset. However, under some conditions, hunting in the middle of the day or all day long can be very effective. If you are fortunate enough to live where the deer season extends into December or January, you can take advantage of the secondary rut. So what's hot - rubs, scrapes, trails, bedding areas or feeding a...
  • Duke Basketball Regular Season
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    Duke Basketball If you want to talk about success stories, Duke basketball is the one to talk about. This miracle didn't just happen overnight, it took time. Krzyzewski became coach in 1980-81 with not a lot of talent. He makes big moves in recruiting in 1982. Some of the people he recruited included Johnny Dawkins, Mark Al arie, David Henderson, Jay Bil as and Weldon Williams. People looked at this new and approved team as one of the nations best team. This started the miracle the still lives ...
  • Truman Football Team Coach Ware
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    Leaders Teach Youth on the Football Field By: Andy Lewis The Truman State football team, containing a solid group of leaders, including 12 senior starters, and young talent, a freshman quarterback and two other underclassmen starters, relied on senior leadership. To begin the season, 12 of the Bulldogs's tarting 17 players were seniors. However, this team was comprised of 97 members, so there was a definite influence of youth. Therefore, Coach Ware depended on the leadership of his seniors to im...
  • Fresno State Tarkanian Season Coach
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    Fresno State coach Jerry Tarkanian will announce his retirement from coaching Friday after a 31-coaching career, the past seven seasons at Fresno State, a source close to Tarkanian told ESPN. com on Thursday. Tarkanian's attorney met with Fresno State president John Welty Thursday and the three are expected to meet again later Thursday to finalize the details of his retirement. A source close to the 71-year old Tarkanian said he would be retained as a consultant at Fresno State -- his alma mater...
  • Cavs Suck Charlotte The Next Scheduled
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    The Cavs started a new season this Tuesday at Gund Arena. After getting rid of RandyWhittman and hiring John Lucas, the Cavs had a new coach with an upbeat personality and a motivated attitude. Players immediately adapted to his methods and are now on the same level. We also resigned Tyrone Hill and Jumaine Jones in the off season. However, Hill has not been playing due to back spasms, and center Zydrunas Ilgauskas is on the injured list from a foot injuries. He won't be on the court until Decem...
  • Michael Jordan Nba Basketball Player
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    Michael Jordan Michael Jordan is an American Professional Basketball Player. I picked Michael for my biography because I consider him to bethe best basketball player in the NBA. Michael is recognized for his spectacular ball handling skills and for his outrageous dunks. He is also the leading scorer in the NBA, and a winner of three NBA most valuable player award in 1988, 1991, and 1992. Jordan was born in Brooklyn, New York, and raised in Wilmington, North Carolina. He accepted a basketball sch...
  • Late Season Hurricanes Hurricane Storms
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    Natural Disasters This being my senior project I wanted to look at a topic that I found interesting. Even though I find most topics in the fields interesting, none catch my attention better than natural disasters. I have always found disasters intriguing and have wanted to know more about them. The disaster that I found most interesting were Hurricanes. The thought of those storms with their power gives me the chills. Ever since I was in the middle of Hurricane Bob when I was vacationing with m...
  • Philadelphia 76ers Lakers In The Nba
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    Philadelphia 76 ers, professional basketball team and one of seven teams in the Atlantic Division of the Eastern Conference of the National Basketball Association (NBA). The 76 ers play in the Core States Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and wear jerseys of red, white, and blue. The team's name is taken from the year 1776, when Philadelphia was the political center of the newly independent United States. Notable Accomplishments The 76 ers (also known as the Sixers) began play in 1946 as the...
  • Leadership In Sports Team Players Season
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    When you think about a leader you think of someone who possesses a number qualities. You would like to think that they are enthusiastic, have good judgment, are intelligent, a good people person, and a great speaker. You can go on and on naming what you think are good qualities. In this weeks discussion several types of leadership were brought up. The charismatic leader was the most appealing. The film we watched in class brought up three qualities that I feel are very important: passion, compos...
  • Open Book Life Season One
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    " You guys have a lot of potential, but there are no guarantees of success. This season is like an open book, and you guys must write the pages," said our soccer coach, Mr. Ziminski, during pre-season. These few words inspired my fellow teammates and I to work at new and even higher level to achieve our goal of a successful season. We believed in our coach's words, we controlled our own destiny; the only way we can achieve our goal of a successful season would be to work extremely hard before th...
  • Games The Wildcats Season Final Game
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    The Journey To Greatness: The History Of University Of Kentucky Men S Basketball From 1989-1996 "5 4 3 2 1 Thats it! The University of Kentucky has won the 1996 men s NCAA National Championship!" said U. K. radio analysts Ralph Hack ard. It was on the night of April 1, 1996 at the Meadowlands Coliseum in East Rutherford, NJ. The University of Kentucky had won the schools sixth national championship, and the first since 1978. It was a joyous night, but the struggle to get there was a long and ha...
  • The Future Of College Sports Ticketing
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    Game tickets are a treasure to college sports fans, but they " re also frustratingly easy to misplace - and, for most people, too costly to replace. Now Oxford-based TicketsXchange (web) has developed an electronic ticketing system that will make all those pesky paper tickets a thing of the past while adding unique, user-friendly services that will revolutionize the way sports fans manage their season tickets. TicketsXchange, an online season ticket management company, has recently contracted wi...
  • Santa Claus Christmas Time Season
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    Calvin Coolidge, the thirtieth president, once said, "Christmas is not a time nor a season, but a state of mind. To cherish peace and goodwill, to be plenteous in mercy, is to have the real spirit of Christmas." If a pre-schooler was asked what Christmas is, he or she would simply respond with Santa Claus, but if an adult was asked the same question, the answer would vary from a time to give to the less fortunate to a time to spend with your loved ones. Christmas means many things other than the...
  • Varsity Football Team Season One
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    Personal Statement Describe and discuss a significant experience or achievement that has special meaning to you. The 1998 varsity football season was both a significant experience and achievement for me. It was so extraordinary that it defiantly has a special meaning to me. As a team we won North Coast Section (NCS) of California, Division III, and were ranked number one in the state, Division III. This immense reward was not simply given out to every team but instead we had to earn it. After it...
  • Jordan Vs Mcgrady Season Michael Average
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    Michael Jordan is arguably the greatest basketball player in history. However, Tracy McGrady may just be a rising superstar. Michael Jordan, to the utmost delight of many and extreme disappointment of others, has returned to the NBA this season after leaving in 1998. Both have very different appearances and playing styles; however, many of their statistics this season have similarities. Regardless, neither of their teams, Washington Wizards or the Orlando Magic, respectively, is expected to win...
  • Tennis Beats The Heat
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    Zero-Zero, love all was the start of every game home or away for the girls on the Mascoutah Tennis Team. The Tennis team of 2000 was very hardworking and outgoing. Camp started the week before the start of school and was very hot. Needless to say all of the girls knew their commitment and did not miss a day. Coach Hulling said, " The season went as I expected. We were a pretty young team. Most importantly, the girls were given experience and many opportunities to play." The schools that we comp...