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The triumphant return of LA’s savior

The triumphant return of LA’s savior

Kevin Kiani

November 18, 2013

The city of Los Angeles collectively exhaled a sigh of relief as news broke yesterday that Kobe Bryant has been medically cleared to practice with the Lakers. That means he’s going to come back, gel with everyone and take the team on a magical run to the playoffs, win the championship and cement his l...

Men’s Soccer: Big West Tournament Round one preview

Kevin Kiani

November 11, 2013

Following a  2-1 loss to the No. 24 UC Irvine Anteaters (12-4-3, 7-2-1 BWC) on Saturday night, the No. 20 Matadors (13-5-1, 5-4-1 BWC) failed to secure the Big West South division title and will host the Cal Poly Mustangs (10-8-2, 3-5-2) Tuesday at 7 p.m. at the Matadome. CSUN came out strong again...

Surprising storylines of the NBA season thus far

Surprising storylines of the NBA season thus far

Kevin Kiani

November 4, 2013

With the the first week of the NBA season in the books, there have been no shortage of surprises. Some of which will last and some of which are passing phases that will wilt away as the season moves along. Philadelphia 76ers - The 76ers have rattled off three wins against the defending champion ...

Women’s Soccer: Matadors end season with 2-0 loss against Hawaii

Women’s Soccer: Matadors end season with 2-0 loss against Hawaii

Kevin Kiani

November 3, 2013

The Matadors (6-12-1, 1-6-1) fell to the Rainbow Wahine of Hawaii (8-8-1, 3-4-1) 2-0 in the season finale for CSUN. Northridge conceded their first goal in the 31st minute to forward Tiana Fujimoto on an assist from Skye Shimabukuro. Opportunities were scarce for the Matadors as they only had two ...

Fantasy Football: Budding stars on week nine waiver wire

Fantasy Football: Budding stars on week nine waiver wire

Kevin Kiani

October 30, 2013

With six teams on bye this week in the NFL and with playoffs rapidly approaching, week nine could make or break your fantasy season. The waiver wire has been littered with stars this year and this week is no different. Gems are aplenty so don’t bother engaging in regretful trades. With week ...

Undefeated Chiefs are no fluke

Undefeated Chiefs are no fluke

Kevin Kiani

October 23, 2013

Prior to the season starting, pundits had the Kansas City Chiefs as a sleeper team that would possibly go 10-6 on the season and sneak in the playoffs with a wildcard berth. And that was the best case scenario for the Chiefs coming off an atrocious 2-14 season. With a new quarterback in Alex Smit...

Fantasy Football: Week six waiver wire pick-ups

Fantasy Football: Week six waiver wire pick-ups

Kevin Kiani

October 9, 2013

You own Julio Jones and Owen Daniels and you are sitting ugly at 1-4 caught in the ever-deepening fantasy football injury black hole. The rest of your league is laughing at your pathetic excuse of fill-in bench players as you unconfidently submit this week’s roster. Get your head out of your han...

NFL teams who won’t bounce back from 0-3 starts

NFL teams who won’t bounce back from 0-3 starts

Kevin Kiani

September 23, 2013

It is still September and the playoff aspirations for certain NFL teams with seemingly high expectations have already been derailed. With six teams sitting at 0-3 , here are three teams that have crashed and burned early in the season with little to no chance of reviving their putrid start. New Yor...

Internet services back up and running

Kevin Kiani

September 23, 2013

According to CSUN IT, internet services were down from 10:30 a.m. but the issues have been resolved and internet has been restored on campus.

Tim Tebow era cut short by Patriots

Kevin Kiani

September 1, 2013

The traveling circus started in Denver, moved to New York and ended in New England as the Patriots cut Tim Tebow on Saturday. There comes a point where magic ends, novelty wears off, facts come into play and ultimately logic prevails. The facts are that Tebow can’t play quarterback at any professional level. Teb...

Sundial sports talks the second round of the NBA playoffs

Kevin Kiani

May 9, 2013

Click here to listen: Audio Podcast 2

NBA playoffs bring about the birth of a new superstar

Kevin Kiani

May 9, 2013

Every year in the NBA playoffs, there is always a seemingly under the radar player who emerges as a superstar and makes a name for himself. The baby-face assassin, Stephen Curry of the Golden State Warriors, takes that crown this year. The casual NBA fan can now watch the Warriors on national televisi...

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