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Month: July 2019

HAWKS HAVEN #8: THE START OF A NEW ERA…OR IS IT?

HAWKS HAVEN #8: THE START OF A NEW ERA…OR IS IT?

At a time when you’d probably least expect it, Hawks Haven is back! In case you forgot about us already, Hawks Haven is a running article series that covers our beloved Seahawks, and as the Mariners continue to tumble towards a very favorable draft pick you definitely could not blame us for taking a peek at what the Seahawks have in store for us in 2019. Let’s be honest here. 2019 has not treated the Seattle sports fan well, and…

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No, Fabiano Caruana Did Not Inspire a Generation of Young American Chess Players

No, Fabiano Caruana Did Not Inspire a Generation of Young American Chess Players

Fabiano Caruana, without question, is the best classical chess player in the United States. He’s the 2nd best chess player in the world. And last November, he was just a tiebreak away from becoming World Champion.  In the American mainstream media, Caruana has been portrayed as the successor to 11th World Champion Bobby Fischer. He’s written about as a celebrated, nationally-admired figure, one that has inspired a generation of young American chessplayers. In many ways, Caruana is widely seen as…

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