The Daily Mining Gazette columnsen-usThu, 30 Jun 2016 17:02:54 EDTThu, 30 Jun 2016 17:02:54 EDT this the year sports jinxes end? early results, just like a political election, often mean little. But the preliminary indications are that some notable sports jinxes could come to an end this year.Wed, 29 Jun 2016 00:00:00 EDTThe torch always gets passed the U.P. All-Star Classic this past weekend, there was a symbolic moment before the boys basketball game began. It came when Gage Kreski of St. Ignace High shook hands with Dominic Jacobetti, the former Negaunee S.Wed, 22 Jun 2016 00:00:00 EDTA funny game know I have said it before here, but I feel the need to say it again: Golf is a funny game. You just plain never know from day to day, week to week, month to month, what is going to happen. That was really born out on Sunday during the U..Tue, 21 Jun 2016 00:00:00 EDTFrom rivals to friends you played high school sports, you had a rival. Their fans were the worst, some players riled you up and there was automatically an added electric atmosphere whenever you played them.Thu, 16 Jun 2016 00:00:00 EDTAli, Howe were true sports icons the past few days, the sports world has lost two true icons in Muhammad Ali and Gordie Howe. The two were athletes who were more than excellent in their respective sports of boxing and hockey - they were standard-bearers.Wed, 15 Jun 2016 00:00:00 EDT