NFL rumors: Colin Kaepernick to Giants?
Oct10

NFL rumors: Colin Kaepernick to Giants?

The idea of Colin Kaepernick coming back to the NFL isn’t far off the mind of many football fans. For ESPN personality Max Kellerman, there’s no better destination for him than New York with the Giants. On First Take Monday morning, Kellerman implored the Giants to sign the embattled quarterback — who has not appeared in an NFL game since 2016 — citing that New York’s offense needs a “dynamic” and...

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After disappointing end to 2018, where do the Yankees go from here?
Oct10

After disappointing end to 2018, where do the Yankees go from here?

NEW YORK — The Yankees’ 2018 campaign ended in indignity on Tuesday night as the Red Sox celebrated an ALCS berth at Yankee Stadium after the Bombers’ too-little, too-late comeback effort against Craig Kimbrel in the ninth died on an infield dribbler. The club hit a record 267 homers in the regular season, won 100 games, and cruised past the Oakland A’s in the wild card game. But after the Tuesday loss ended its World Series hopes at...

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Yankees’ bullpen blows it; Didi Gregorius’ return uncertain
Sep24

Yankees’ bullpen blows it; Didi Gregorius’ return uncertain

For the second time this season, the Yankees face the prospect of playing several games without Didi Gregorius. But now the shortstop’s availability for the Oct. 3 wild-card game is uncertain. Aaron Boone made the announcement after Sunday’s 6-3 loss to the Orioles. “We were meeting on Didi,” the manager said. “He tore some cartilage on his [right] wrist on the slide home’’ (with the run in Saturday’s win that clinched a wild-card...

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Knicks and Joakim Noah nearing a buyout, report says
Sep24

Knicks and Joakim Noah nearing a buyout, report says

When the Knicks introduce the 2018-19 squad at Media Day on Monday afternoon, one player who won’t be there is Joakim Noah. The Knicks reportedly are on the verge of completing a buyout with Noah, who has been on the outs with the organization and has kept away since a dispute with since-fired coach Jeff Hornacek in January of last season. The center will agree to give back some of the remaining $37.8 million due to him over the next...

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Giants play well on both sides of the ball to beat Texans for first win
Sep24

Giants play well on both sides of the ball to beat Texans for first win

Odell Beckham Jr. didn’t need to hear the query. “It feels good to win,” he said with a broad smile before anyone had a chance to ask him about it on Sunday. “That’ll be the first question, so let’s get it out of the way. It feels good to win.” The Giants got their first victory out of the way, and just in time. At a perilous moment in their season, having dropped the first two games, they finally put forth a performance that came...

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