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...

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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...

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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...

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Yankees MLB rumors: Latest on Manny Machado decision
Jan17

Yankees MLB rumors: Latest on Manny Machado decision

The wait for Manny Machado’s decision is almost over for the New York Yankees, but things don’t look too promising. Bruce Levine of Chicago 670 reported on Wednesday that the 26-year-old All-Star’s free-agency decision is expected to come within a week. As it stands, three teams are in on Machado, the Yankees being joined by the Chicago White Sox and Philadelphia Phillies. All three have held meetings with the...

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Kevin Shattenkirk lends support to cancer-fighting fundraiser in Manhattan
Jan17

Kevin Shattenkirk lends support to cancer-fighting fundraiser in Manhattan

Located just steps from the Garden, Mustang Harry’s is well-known to New York Rangers fans. From 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, the midtown watering hole at Seventh Avenue and 29th Street will serve a higher purpose as it hosts an event for the Jam Kancer in the Kan (JKITK) Foundation, which uses the backyard game of KanJam to raise money for kids with cancer. The first 100 fans who purchase $100 tax-deductible tickets can have their photo...

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