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Tom Halliday



NBA Power Rankings Part 2: 20th-11th

20th – Charlotte Hornets The Hornets are doing as everyone expected this season, currently sitting on the 8th seed. They are an average team with potential to kiss that 7th spot before February. Their star point guard Kemba Walker leads […]


NBA Power Rankings Part 1: 30th-21st

30th – Cleveland Cavaliers Cleveland were the biggest name in basketball with Lebron leading the Cavs to the NBA Finals for the past three years. But, since the King has left and joined L.A., the Cavs have shown they can’t […]

University Sport

SU sport roundup: A mixed week for UoP

Starting with Portsmouth’s premier American football team (the Portsmouth Destroyers), who recently faced off against UWE (University of West England) in a hard fought battle. Unfortunately, the Destroyers lost the game 48-0 due to UWE’s impressive offensive and defensive tactics. […]


Could London have an NFL team?

Is there going to be a possibility of an NFL team in London? How popular is it here? What are the positives and negatives of having an American sports team in the UK? And more importantly, could it work? These […]