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Rangers active as the trade deadline approaches

The Rangers made some moves on Sunday.  New York acquired defensemen Keith Yandle, Chris Summers and a 2016 fourth-round pick from the Coyotes in exchange for John Moore, Anthony Duclair and two draft picks. The Blueshirts also dealt forward Lee Stempniak to the Jets for minor...

The return of Arod…

Alex Rodriguez is in camp with the New York Yankees.  The embattled slugger arrived in Tampa, Florida Monday, two days before Yankees position players are required to be at spring training. “A-Rod” took a physical and then headed over to get some work in at the minor...

Remembering the Miracle on Ice

Broadcaster Al Michaels’ words from Feb. 22, 1980, are frozen in time, still instantly identifiable 35 years after a team of amateur Olympians representing the United States beat a seemingly unbeatable Soviet national hockey team as the Cold War again was intensifying....

A letter of apology from Arod

Alex Rodriguez has released an apology to fans as he prepares to return to baseball after a year-long suspension for his role in the Biogenesis scandal. In a hand-written letter, posted on MLB.com and various other outlets, Rodriguez said he was responsible for his actions and...

Co-owner of the Giants Ann Mara passes away

The New York Giants are mourning the loss of co-owner Ann Mara.  She died early yesterday morning after complications from a fall earlier this month.  She was 85-years-old. She slipped in front of her home during an ice storm on January 18th and was hospitalized since then.  Ann...

Islanders beat the Rangers again

  Jaroslav Halak denied 40 of the 41 shots he faced to lead the Islanders to a 4-1 win over the Rangers at Nassau Coliseum.  Mikhail Grabovski, Matt Martin, Ryan Strome and John Taveras had the goals for the Isles, who have won all three meetings with the rival Rangers this...

Superbowl is set

  Russell Wilson’s 35-yard touchdown pass to Jermaine Kearse just over three minutes into overtime gave the Seahawks a wild 28-22 win over the Packers in the NFC Championship Game in Seattle.  The touchdown capped an incredible rally for the Seahawks, who took...

Spags returns to Big Blue

Steve Spagnuolo  is returning as defensive coordinator of the Giants. The 55-year-old replaces Perry Fewell, who was fired after five seasons.  “Spags” was in charge of the Giants’ defense in 2007 and 2008 before leaving to become head coach of the Rams.