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Killorn's Playoffs
Men's Ice Hockey

Alex Killorn Makes Harvard History with Finals Run

The Tampa Bay Lightning center and Class of 2012 graduate scored two goals in the Stanley Cup Finals and achieved several other Harvard firsts during the NHL postseason.

Sports Blog

Tweets of the Week

As we get closer to closing the books on another semester, Harvard athletes are also finishing up the spring sports season, with most teams completing regular season play this weekend. With some free time on their hands as practices and p-sets come to an end, the Crimson’s best athletes took to Twitter this week to discuss everything from walruses to the Game of Thrones season premier.

Sports Blog

Crimson Squads Face Key Contests this Weekend

With a number of Harvard teams in action this weekend, The Back Page takes a look at some of the biggest games for Crimson squads as the spring season approaches its conclusion.

Oh Baby
Men's Ice Hockey

Jimmy Vesey Named to USA Hockey World Championships Roster

The junior Hobey Hat Trick finalist for the Harvard men’s hockey team was officially named to USA Hockey’s initial 16-man roster on Tuesday afternoon.

Crimson Champions
Men's Ice Hockey

Men's Hockey Will Face Nebraska-Omaha in NCAA Tournament

Harvard (21-12-3, 11-8-3 ECAC) enters the tournament hot, having gone 6-1 in the ECAC Tournament that spanned the last three weekends. Junior Jimmy Vesey set a tournament record with nine goals in the team’s seven games en route to being named the tourney’s Most Outstanding Player. The Crimson outscored its opponents 25-15 in its run for the team’s first conference championship since 2006.

Biega cover
Men's Ice Hockey

Danny Biega '13 Makes NHL Debut for the Hurricanes

The former Harvard defenseman, captain, and third-round draft pick was called up from the Charlotte Checkers to play his first NHL game on Thursday night.

Ice Time
Women's Ice Hockey

Overheard in Minneapolis: Women's Ice Hockey's Frozen Four Press Conference

With Harvard's NCAA Frozen Four semifinal matchup against crosstown foe Boston College less than a day away, The Back Page presents some of the key quotes from Thursday afternoon's press conference in Minneapolis.

Men's Basketball

The Keys To Victory for Men's Basketball

Men’s basketball beat writer David Freed looks at the five things Harvard needs to do to pull off the upset.

On to Jacksonville
Sports Blog

What To Do in Jacksonville Prior to Tip-Off

In anticipation of the Harvard men’s basketball team’s second-round NCAA Tournament game against North Carolina, The Back Page takes a look at five of the other things to do in Jacksonville while waiting for the Crimson to tip off.

Men's Basketball

Men's Basketball Starters Ranked Among Worst by ESPN Insider

No other team—including all of the 15 and 16 seeds—had two starters ranked among the worst 10.

Men's Basketball

The Prediction Markets For Men's Basketball's Chances Against North Carolina

Before the Crimson kick off its fourth consecutive NCAA Tournament campaign Thursday in Jacksonville, Fla., The Back Page takes a look at what online prediction markets are saying about the Crimson’s chances.

Playoff
Men's Basketball

Time Set For Men's Basketball's One-Game Playoff

A press release from the Ivy League today announced when the Harvard and Yale men's basketball teams will play for a trip to the NCAA tournament.

Men's Ice Hockey

Athlete of the Week Runners-Up: Week of 3/9

While junior Colin Blackwell took Athlete of the Week honors this week, hockey players Sarah Edney, Jimmy Vesey, Miye D'Oench and wrestler David Ng also provided standout performances.

Columbia Callback
Previews

Men's Basketball Preview: Columbia

After starting its New York road trip with a loss to Cornell, the Crimson looks to bounce back against Columbia.

Alex Biega
Men's Ice Hockey

Alex Biega '10 Nets Game-Winning Goal in NHL Debut

The 26-year-old defenseman for the Vancouver Canucks became the 26th Harvard hockey alum to play in the NHL after learning hours before the Canucks’ home contest with the Minnesota Wild that he would make his first career start.

Santa Lucía
Highlight

Trading Seasons: Spending Summer Break in a Chile Winter

Adulthood Is Relative
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Adulthood Is Relative

A Taste of Italy 2
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A Taste of Italy: On Milan, Siena, and Studying Abroad

Le Quatorze Juillet
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Le Quatorze Juillet