Western Courier

Making sense of the NBA’s nonsense

Michael Harms, Courier Staff

December 3, 2018

Filed under Sports

Through 22 games, the NBA is out of control. Up is down, right is left and nothing makes sense anymore. The wild roller coaster of the NBA is full of twists and turns so far, so let’s take a minute to map it all out. First o...

Leathernecks beat down Cougars

Michael Harms, Courier Staff

November 30, 2018

Filed under Showcase, Sports

Illinois University took on the Southern Illinois University- Edwardsville Cougars on Wednesday night and got their first Division I win at home. The Leathernecks dominated both halves and won with 83-58. As Western closes in...

The Bears are back in town

Brendan Reidy, Sports Writer

November 30, 2018

Filed under Sports

The Bears are back. After many seasons of being mirrored in mediocrity, the Bears are finally back on track. Following a heartbreaking start to the season with a loss to Green Bay, Chicago is now 8-3 with a playoff birth loomin...

Chicago Bulls need to start trading

Jacob VanZuiden, Courier Staff

November 28, 2018

Filed under Sports

Currently sitting as the No. 13 seed in the Eastern Conference with a record of just 5-16, the Bulls have sputtered out of the gates. In year two of the rebuilding process, there have been plenty of positive takeaways to go alo...

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