Big Day For Bronx Baseball
Jan22

Big Day For Bronx Baseball

Tuesday’s annual announcement of the Baseball Hall of Fame class, as voted by the Baseball Writers Association of America, is shaping up to be a great one for New York Yankees fans. All-time saves leader Mariano Rivera, a career Yankee, has a chance to become the first unanimous selection in the history of Cooperstown. Longtime teammate Mike Mussina may also join him in the Class of 2019. According to the unofficial Baseball...

Read More
Yankees MLB trade rumors: Sonny Gray to Reds waiting
Jan22

Yankees MLB trade rumors: Sonny Gray to Reds waiting

The New York Yankees and general manager Brian Cashman are on the cusp of getting their wish of shipping pitcher Sonny Gray out of town. Multiple reports have indicated that New York has a deal in place with the Cincinnati Reds that sends the 29-year-old right-hander to Great American Ballpark for the Reds’ No. 7 prospect Shed Long, a draft pick and a minor leaguer. There is a snag, however, as Fancred’s Jon Heyman reports...

Read More
Knicks Honored To Play On MLK Day
Jan22

Knicks Honored To Play On MLK Day

David Fizdale takes pride in guiding the New York Knicks on the court, especially on Martin Luther King Jr. Day. “It’s just an honor,” he said Monday before the team’s 127-109 loss to the Oklahoma City Thunder at Madison Square Garden. “Obviously, I got to do this when I was in Memphis, and it’s just a special day. A lot of us owe our lives and our careers to him and a lot of people that put their lives on the...

Read More
will 1st-place isles be buyers?
Jan22

will 1st-place isles be buyers?

The New York Islanders are proving that you can’t underestimate the power of coherent organization toward the top of a professional sports franchise. Year No. 1 of the Lou Lamoriello and Barry Trotz experiment has been an overwhelming success as the Islanders approach the All-Star break very much in the thick of the Eastern Conference playoff race. Tuesday night’s 2-1 overtime win against the St. Louis Blues was the...

Read More
NYC weather: After coldest day of the season, warmer temps on the way
Jan22

NYC weather: After coldest day of the season, warmer temps on the way

After the coldest day of the season, New Yorkers were still facing below-freezing temperatures Tuesday. The high temperature on Tuesday is expected to be about 29 degrees, but wind chill values will be between 0 and 10, the National Weather Service said. Monday’s high temperature topped out around 14 degrees, with wind chill values between minus 5 and minus 10, the agency said. Warmer temperatures are in sight, with Wednesday...

Read More