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Breast Cancer Awareness Month: A Glimmer of Hope

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(Image via USAToday.com) Throughout the month of October, valiant efforts have been made to promote breast cancer awareness, specifically through campaigns in the sports world.  Breast cancer is a truly devastating illness that affects approximately one out of eight women in their lifetime—which equates to 12.5% of the female population. According More...

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Kelsey DiClaudio, on the 'Red Carpet' at the Annual Salute to Women in Sports on Wednesday October 15, 204, Cipriani Wall Street, New York City 
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By Michelle SportsX On Wednesday, October 29th, 2014
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What makes Kelsey DiClaudio ‘Gorgeous and Grateful’

This afternoon I will be interviewing a young lady I met a few weeks ago while I was covering a Red Carpet event for Double G Sports.  Her name is Kelsey DiClaudio.  You can learn more about Kelsey by following More...

By Michelle SportsX On Tuesday, October 28th, 2014
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Who will take the 2014 MLB crown?

Rumor has it there’s an NBA game on, and while many are wondering if Kobe Bryant will go on to average more than 23 points a game, my eyes are glued to the 2014 World Series.  For now, the NBA can wait.  More...

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By Diane Quail On Tuesday, October 21st, 2014
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Royals and Giants Set for 2014 World Series

Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports Tuesday is a bittersweet day for baseball fans.  The Fall Classic begins, but it’s also the end of the memorable 2014 baseball season.  We said goodbye to Derek Jeter, Paul Konerko, More...

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By Michelle SportsX On Monday, October 20th, 2014
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Peyton Manning’s tie is the latest Sunday Night Fashion

Jack Dempsey/AP Photo When you think of sports, do you think about fashion?  I do.  Not sure why but I do. Let’s take for example, Peyton Manning, and use him to help illustrate and make a point about sports More...

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By Michelle SportsX On Friday, October 17th, 2014
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Stepping out on to the ‘Red Carpet’ for the Women’s Sports Foundation: Annual Salute to Women in Sports

On October 15, 2014, the Women’s Sports Foundation held it’s Annual Salute to Women in Sports at Cipriani Wall Street, in New York City.  I was so blessed to have been asked to cover this event for Double More...

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By James DeRosa Jr. On Friday, October 17th, 2014
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Mid-Season Heisman Watch

(USA Today Sports) We’re halfway through the 2014 college football season and lets just say it has been eventful. It’s the first season where a playoff will determine a national champion and shake up after More...

By Michelle SportsX On Tuesday, October 14th, 2014
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Should pro athletes be role models?

Pretty sure it was Charles Barkley who said that professional athletes are not supposed to be role models.  Rumor has it that he also said that all the women in San Antonio are fat, so it could be that what Charles More...

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By Chip Gianni Jr. On Sunday, October 12th, 2014
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Utah Jazz sign five year-old to one-day contract

Tom Smart/AP The Utah Jazz signed a five year free agent guard for a special scrimmage the on Monday October 6. JP Gibson, of Layton, UT, had been diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Thanks to the Jazz More...

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By Michelle SportsX On Friday, October 10th, 2014
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Does the media focus too much on yesterday’s NFL?

What role does the media have in shaping the way Americans view sports? Who decides what stories run on the front page, and which ones get left on the cutting room floor? When I was a student, enrolled in a master’s More...