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Boxers Canelo Alvarez, left, and Amir Khan pose for pictures during a news conference in New York, Tuesday, March 1, 2016. The pair will fight in Las Vegas on May 7, 2016. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig/Golden Boy Promotions)

Keep In The Ring: Canelo Alvarez vs Amir Khan ‘Mega Fight’

Canelo and Khan promote their so-called “mega fight” By Rich Mancuso A three-city press tour came to New York City Tuesday afternoon and for Canelo Alvarez and Amir Khan, who clash on May 7th in Las Vegas, it was more […]

by · March 2, 2016 · Sports
Hot Stove Report: Aroldis Chapman Suspension Won’t Hurt Yankees

Hot Stove Report: Aroldis Chapman Suspension Won’t Hurt Yankees

Chapman suspension won’t hurt Yankees as MLB sends a Message   By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor   The New York Yankees will not be hindered by the 30-game suspension leveled by Major League Baseball on closer Aroldis Chapman.  The Cuban […]

by · March 2, 2016 · Sports
Hot Stove Report: Should The Yankees Keep Teixeira In Pinstripes For 2017?

Hot Stove Report: Should The Yankees Keep Teixeira In Pinstripes For 2017?

This article was originally published on Outside Pitch MLB.  Just because the 2016 season has yet to start doesn’t mean we can’t look ahead to 2017. The New York Yankees believed they had a full proof plan for this year and beyond. […]

by · March 1, 2016 · Sports
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Hot Stove Report: Can Mets Pitching Staff Repeat Their 2015 World Series Run

Beware of what you wish for By Chris Saunders One of the merits of the New York Mets playing so deep into the season is that it makes for a very quick off-season. It’s crazy to imagine that spring training […]

by · March 1, 2016 · Sports
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Keep It In The Ring: Verdejo, Crawford Win Decisively

Verdejo with easy decision over Silva at the Garden   By Rich Mancuso / Sports Editor   Felix Verdejo at 22 years of age is still learning even as  the undefeated lightweight from San Juan Puerto Rico won a dull […]

by · February 28, 2016 · Sports
Before HBO Fight, Felix Verdejo Stops By Betances Center

Before HBO Fight, Felix Verdejo Stops By Betances Center

Verdejo ready for next step Saturday at the Garden   By Rich Mancuso   New York —  Felix Verdejo the 22-year old lightweight sensation from San Juan is on the verge of becoming the next boxing superstar from Puerto Rico. […]

by · February 26, 2016 · Sports
Hot Stove Report: The ‘Rites of Spring’ for New York Baseball

Hot Stove Report: The ‘Rites of Spring’ for New York Baseball

The “Rites” of Spring for New York baseball   By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor   The seven week countdown has started to opening day in the Bronx when the first pitch is thrown at Yankee Stadium. But the defending NL champion […]

by · February 23, 2016 · Sports
Hot Stove Report: What lies ahead for the Dark Knight?

Hot Stove Report: What lies ahead for the Dark Knight?

What lies ahead for the ‘Dark Knight? By Chris Saunders The relationship between the New York Mets and Matt Harvey has soured recently, as the two sides engaged in a very public battle over the starting pitcher’s innings limits during […]

by · February 22, 2016 · Sports
Hot Stove Report: NY Yankees Turn To Top Prospects

Hot Stove Report: NY Yankees Turn To Top Prospects

So you’re saying the NY Yankees have a chance? By Chris Saunders By the looks of the MLB Hot stove season, New York Yankees are not making any big free agent signings ahead of the 2016 season. The best available […]

by · February 20, 2016 · Sports
Yanks Three-Headed Bullpen Monster May Be Special

Yanks Three-Headed Bullpen Monster May Be Special

The Yankees’ bullpen has the potential to be special, but will the 2016 version really be better than last year?   by Steven Simineri   The Yankees acquired Aroldis Chapman to go with Andrew Miller and Dellin Betances, giving New […]

by · February 17, 2016 · Sports
Trade Deadline Predictions For The New York Knicks

Trade Deadline Predictions For The New York Knicks

Realistic Trade Deadline Predictions For The Knicks  By Daniel Federico The New York Knicks have had a roller coaster like 2015-16 season. A questionable draft selection and underwhelming free agent signings turned into probably the second best rookie in all of […]

by · February 17, 2016 · Sports
A Sports Illustrated Swimsuit First! Three Covers, Three Cover Models

A Sports Illustrated Swimsuit First! Three Covers, Three Cover Models

SI Swimsuit 2016 Available February 15 NEW YORK — Hailey Clauson, Ashley Graham and Ronda Rousey are the 2016 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit cover models; each gracing their own individual cover which were unveiled during a first of its kind cable TV special on […]

by · February 16, 2016 · Entertainment, Sports
Fordham University Hosts NY Liberty Youth Clinic

Fordham University Hosts NY Liberty Youth Clinic

    Over the weekend on Saturday February 13, Fordham University Athletics hosted the New York Liberty Youth Basketball Clinic.  Youth participated in agility drills, shooting practice, and ball handling skills among other activities.  Participants were also given a NY […]

by · February 15, 2016 · Sports, Women, Youth and Children
Say It Ain’t So, Jehry

Say It Ain’t So, Jehry

Former Met’s closer Henry Mejia has been banned permanently from the majors after his third positive PED test.

by · February 14, 2016 · Sports
Patrik Elias May Be Immortalized But He Ain’t Finished Yet

Patrik Elias May Be Immortalized But He Ain’t Finished Yet

Patrik Elias will be the next Devil immortalized but he isn’t finished yet By Steven Simineri   The New Jersey Devils honored longtime netminder Martin Brodeur with a statue in his honor outside Prudential Center, and by retiring his No. […]

by · February 13, 2016 · Sports