The Importance of Sports

Playing sports is one thing, but the importance behind it can be frequently overlooked and undervalued.  Often used to maintain and improve emotional and physical health, sports offer a gateway into other important values in life which cannot be ignored. […]

NHL returns during second wave of COVID

PHOTO BY JEREMY VYN, THE SPUTNIK PHOTOGRAPHY   The next NHL season has an official start date after months of uncertainty surrounding the return of professional hockey amidst a continuing pandemic.   On Dec. 20, 2020, the league made a […]

What defines a sport?

PHOTO BY SARA SHEIKH / THE SPUTNIK PHOTOGRAPHY   A common debate that surrounds the world of sports is the elements that allow a particular activity to become labelled as a sport, the most important one being physical exertion.   […]

Can KAOS compete?

PHOTOS BY NATASHA O’NEILL / THE SPUTNIK PHOTOGRAPHY Disclaimer: All photos in this article were taken prior to COVID-19.   Due to COVID-19 restrictions, there have been adjustments that dance teams across universities have had to make.  But there is […]

The Value of Chemistry in Sports

CONTRIBUTED IMAGE / THE SPUTNIK PHOTOGRAPHY   Knowing your role for a team and coming together with others to compete for a common goal is the basis of all team sports.  While the makeup of a successful team includes elements […]