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Mark Lowe

I am a recent graduate of Brigham Young University, where I studied history and business. I have published sports articles in the Davis County Clipper and historical work in the Thetean journal.

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Top 10 NBA Players Who’d Make Awesome Wrestlers

Mark Lowe

Who could forget the 1998 “Bash at the Beach” when Karl Malone and Diamond Dallas Page squared off against NBA bad-boy, Dennis Rodman, and Hollywood Hulk Hogan? This epic match …

The Deeper Meaning of Rocky IV

Mark Lowe

While it is easy to appreciate sports for the exhilarating plays, breathtaking display of athleticism, and the thrill of victory, sports represent more than touchdowns or home runs, more than …

Top 10 NBA Family Men

Mark Lowe

The National Basketball Association (NBA) and other professional sports’ leagues have long been synonymous with paternal problems and broken homes. Take, for example, the 1998 controversial Sports Illustrated article, “Paternity …

Top 5 Most Empowering Nike Commercials

Mark Lowe

The story is all too familiar: The seemingly ordinary or flawed individual triumphs over limitations, rejection, and fear to become extraordinary. These narratives and images resonate with us and serve …

5 Most Important Wheaties Athletes

Mark Lowe

In the world of sports, there are numerous, detailed metrics to determine success. In professional basketball, for instance, athletes are judged on championships, Most Valuable Player (MVP) awards, scoring titles, …

Five Black Athletes in the Fight for Equality

Mark Lowe

In commemoration of Black History Month, it’s important to remember the contributions of black athletes in furthering the American Civil Rights Movement. During the long and grueling quest for equal …

Top 5 Most Shocking NBA Deadline Trades

Mark Lowe

With NBA All-Star weekend having wrapped up, basketball minds now turn their full attention to Thursday’s NBA trade deadline. While trying to predict the outcome of trade rumors is more …