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Kansas City NBA team could work out

Tristan Allen, Editor-in-Chief

April 1, 2019

In May 2018, an anonymous National Basketball Association (NBA) executive told Jarrett Sutton of SEC Network that “Kansas City will get an NBA team at some point.” But should Kansas City get an NBA team? Kansas City used to ...

Rock Chalk, Season flop

Tristan Allen, Editor In Chief

February 1, 2019

While the University of Kansas (KU) men’s basketball team may be 17-4** overall as of Jan. 29, fans should not expect the Jayhawks to make a deep playoff run. First off, KU is currently 2-4** in road games. To make matters...

Chiefs beat Colts, win first home playoff game in 25 years

Tristan Allen, Editor-in-Chief

January 18, 2019

The Kansas City Chiefs won their first home playoff game in 25 years as they defeated the Indianapolis Colts 31-13 in the AFC divisional round on Jan 12. They will host the New England Patriots on Jan. 20 in their first ever ...

Chiefs clinch division, first-round bye in playoffs with win over Oakland Raiders

Tristan Allen, Editor-in-Chief

January 6, 2019

Patrick Mahomes, Chiefs quarterback, tallied his 5,000th receiving yard and his 50th touchdown of the season as the Kansas City Chiefs obliterated the Oakland Raiders at home 35-3. Mahomes passed both milestones on the same...

Chiefs lose again to Seahawks

Tristan Allen, Editor-in-Chief

January 6, 2019

While the Seattle Seahawks had a decent run game against a bad rush defense, the god-awful secondary was the main culprit behind the Chiefs’ 31-38 road loss. This game clinches a playoff spot for Seattle, but the Chiefs still...

Chiefs still top NFL team after they cut Kareem Hunt

Tristan Allen, Editor-in-Chief

December 14, 2018

The Kansas City Chiefs are 11-2, first in the American Football Conference (AFC), and first in the AFC West at the end of week 14. After the week six loss to the Patriots, the Chiefs kept their flow and won four straight against...

Chiefs lose to Chargers late in the fourth quarter 28-29

Tristan Allen, Editor-in-Chief

December 14, 2018

A successful two-point conversion in the game’s last seconds and a comeback effort in the fourth quarter by the Los Angeles Chargers defeated the Kansas City Chiefs 29-28. The Chargers scored two touchdowns in the last five...

Chiefs win against Ravens 27-24 in their first overtime game this season

Tristan Allen, Editor-in-Chief

December 14, 2018

The Kansas City Chiefs pulled out a 27-24 win during their first overtime game of the season against the Baltimore Ravens on Sunday at Arrowhead Stadium. The Ravens were the NFL’s top-ranked defense going into the game, and t...

Chiefs beat Raiders 40-33 after departure of Kareem Hunt

Tristan Allen, Editor-in-Chief

December 5, 2018

Coming off the bye week, the Kansas City Chiefs defeated the Oakland Raiders 40-33 this week. Travis Kelce, Chiefs tight end, had a big game, but the biggest story was the release of Kareem Hunt, Chiefs running back. On Friday, TM...

Chiefs lose to Rams in close, exciting Monday Night Football game

Tristan Allen, Editor-in-Chief

November 28, 2018

The Kansas City Chiefs lost to the Los Angeles Rams 51-54 in the highest-scoring Monday Night Football matchup of all time and the third highest-scoring game of all time. This game went down to the wire with both team trading ...

Chiefs hand loss to Arizona Cardinals; Mahomes breaks franchise record

Tristan Allen, Editor-in-Chief

November 28, 2018

Patrick Mahomes, Chiefs quarterback, set the franchise record for most passing touchdowns in a season and also helped Kansas City defeat the Arizona Cardinals at Arrowhead Stadium 26-14. Mahomes passed for his 31st touchdown on the season, ...

Chiefs sweep season series against Broncos at Arrowhead

Tristan Allen, Editor-in-Chief

November 28, 2018

Sammy Watkins, Chiefs wide receiver, had his best game as a Chief and helped Kansas City to defeat the Denver Broncos on Sunday, Oct. 28. Watkins recorded 107 yards and two touchdowns on eight receptions. Before Sunday, his perfo...

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