Nick Knacks

Chicago Bulls fans went into full panic mode June 22 when beloved shooting guard Jimmy Butler was traded to the Minnesota Timberwolves with the No. 16 pick in an NBA Draft Night blockbuster. In return, …

Men's Basketball

Milton Doyle is attempting to achieve his dream of playing in the NBA as he works out for seven NBA teams.

Valparaiso University will join the Missouri Valley Conference (MVC) July 1 after accepting an invitation to replace Wichita State University May 25. The MVC was tight-lipped throughout the process of replacing Wichita State. Now that …

Redman's Ramblings

The third Finals matchup between the Cavs and Warriors has practically been set since the series ended last year, and I’ve hated the Warriors since the first matchup.

Nick Knacks

Welcome to my column. I’m grateful to have the opportunity to share my opinions on the sports world with readers of The PHOENIX. I grew up in the small town of Dwight, which is 75 …

Valparaiso University has accepted an invitation to join the Missouri Valley Conference effective July 1.

Redman's Ramblings

As LeBron James approaches his seventh straight NBA Finals appearance, he is getting a lot of comparisons to the “Greatest of all-time (G.O.A.T.),” Michael Jordan. I’m here to say he has already surpassed Jordan. I’m …


The Loyola softball team’s season came to an end in the quarterfinal round of the MVC Tournament against Wichita State.