Articles by: Rich Mancuso

NYCFC 24-Hour Game Toward Sunday Home Opener

NYCFC 24-Hour Game Toward Sunday Home Opener

 New York City Football Club (NYCFC) kicked off its second annual 24-Hour Game presented by Degree Deodorant earlier today at Rockefeller Center®. More than 700 New Yorkers will take part in the pop-up soccer game on the iconic Plaza over […]

by · March 8, 2019 · Sports
Thoughts For “Tom Terrific”

Thoughts For “Tom Terrific”

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor All Prayers For “Tom Terrific” All Mets Fans and the entire baseball world have their thoughts and prayers for Tom Seaver. The New York Mets icon was diagnosed with dementia and late Thursday afternoon the […]

by · March 7, 2019 · Sports
The Bundy Splash Was Epic

The Bundy Splash Was Epic

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor Bundy A Gentle “King Kong” You approached Christopher Pallies. He was a huge man and had that look of that pro wrestler. Though, Pallies, who passed away Monday at the age of 61, had a […]

by · March 5, 2019 · Sports
Lady Rams Earn Bye In Tournament

Lady Rams Earn Bye In Tournament

VCU and Fordham are the 2019 Atlantic 10 Conference women’s basketball regular season champions, finishing with a 13-3 league record. VCU, by virtue of a two-team tiebreaker, will be the top seed for the 2019 Atlantic 10 Women’s Basketball Championship. […]

by · March 4, 2019 · Sports
NYCFC Opens Season With Draw

NYCFC Opens Season With Draw

As it was in Season 1, NYCFC kicked off Season 5 at Orlando City. Beginning the campaign in the Sunshine State, Dome Torrent handed a debut to new DP Alexandru Mitriță and started 18-year old James Sands as the Boys […]

by · March 3, 2019 · Sports
Fordham Lost Fight In Second Half

Fordham Lost Fight In Second Half

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor They are young these Fordham Rams but the fight they displayed this month was not evident Wednesday night at home up at Rose Hill. The first half ended with a Fordham 34-23 lead over Saint […]

by · February 28, 2019 · Sports
New York City Football Club/MLS

NYCFC 24-Hour Game

New York City FC and Rockefeller Center® Host Second Annual 24-Hour Game Presented by Degree Deodorant #SoccerNeverSleeps kicks off on March 8 New York City FC and Rockefeller Center today announced that they will host the second annual 24-Hour Game, […]

by · February 27, 2019 · Sports
Coppola: Robo Baseball Coming To Theater Near you

Coppola: Robo Baseball Coming To Theater Near you

By William Coppola The Atlantic League of Professional Baseball (ALPB) will permit MLB to test experimental playing rules and equipment during the Atlantic League’s Championship Season. In addition to rules governing the transfer of players from the Atlantic League to […]

by · February 27, 2019 · Sports
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Difference Is Depth

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor Always from this perspective it has been called the “Rights Of Spring.”  And there are always setbacks in spring training with the questions to establish a 25-man roster. But with the Mets there are always […]

by · February 26, 2019 · Sports
Coppola: Hicks and Not Harper

Coppola: Hicks and Not Harper

By William Coppola A funny thing happened yesterday in Tampa, Florida. The Yankees signed Aaron Hicks to a seven-year, $70 million contract extension with a club option for the 2026 season. The deal replaces Hicks’ one-year, $6 million contract for […]

by · February 26, 2019 · Sports
Hicks Gets Extended Deal With Yankees

Hicks Gets Extended Deal With Yankees

The New York Yankees today announced that they have signed outfielder Aaron Hicks to a seven-year contract extending through the 2025 season, with a club option for the 2026 season. This contract replaces his one-year contract for 2019 that was previously announced […]

by · February 25, 2019 · Sports
Yankees Projected Opening Day Roster

Yankees Projected Opening Day Roster

By Steven Simineri    Spring Training is always more fun with legitimate battles taking place, but that doesn’t project to be the case at New York Yankees camp, where manager Aaron Boone’s depth chart is all but complete. Barring injuries or […]

by · February 22, 2019 · Sports
Yankees Tickets For Public On Sale

Yankees Tickets For Public On Sale

YANKEES TO HOLD GENERAL PUBLIC ON-SALE FOR REGULAR SEASON INDIVIDUAL-GAME TICKETS ON MONDAY, FEBRUARY 25 AT 10:00 A.M. The general public on-sale for Yankees regular season individual-game tickets at Yankee Stadium will begin on Monday, Feb. 25, at 10:00 a.m. […]

by · February 21, 2019 · Sports
Heavyweight War Of Words

Heavyweight War Of Words

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor Anthony Joshua and Jarrell ‘Big Baby’ Miller put on a show at Madison Square Garden Tuesday afternoon to announce their heavyweight title fight. Except Joshua, the WBA, WBO and IBO champion and the undefeated Miller […]

by · February 19, 2019 · Sports
CC Sabathia gets a well-deserved standing ovation as he exits Saturday's game. His final line: 5.2 IP, 4 H, 0 R, 0 BB, 6 K. 
(NY Yankees Twitter account)

CC Sabathia, A Legacy In The Bronx

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor After the 2008 season CC Sabathia signed a seven-year $161 million contract with the New York Yankees. In the bowels of  the old Yankee stadium dining club area he was introduced along with pitcher A.J. […]

by · February 16, 2019 · Sports