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What a season. The Houston Astros won their first World Series Championship in franchise history Nov. 1 by defeating the Los Angeles Dodgers in seven games, celebrating on the Dodger Stadium field in front of thousands of Dodger fans.
After failing to play up to high expectations last season, due in large part to a poor start in the first few months, the Houston Astros learned from their mistakes and have come out on fire to start the 2017 season.
After easily defeating the Oklahoma City Thunder (OKC) in the first round by a score of four games to one, the Houston Rockets take on the San Antonio Spurs in the second round of the NBA playoffs.
The Houston Rockets take on the Oklahoma City Thunder (OKC) in the first round of the playoffs after the Rockets finished the season with the third-best record in the Western Conference, as well as the entire NBA.
The headline that I originally planned for this article, before Gonzaga’s championship game loss April 3, read, “Reporter wins UHCL March Madness Tournament Challenge with brilliant Gonzaga pick.”