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Two LI coaches in the Hall

Two Long Island coaches have been inducted into the New York State Basketball Hall of Fame. “Newsday” reports long-time coaches Wally Bachman and Frank Romeo were among eight coaches honored yesterday at the annual Basketball Coaches Association of New York breakfast...

Cosmos heading to Cuba

A Long Island based soccer team is going to Cuba to play the Cuban National team in a friendly match. Congressman Greg Meeks says the New York Cosmos match in June is a step toward positive relations between the U.S. and Cuba.  The announcement in New York comes a couple months...

Revis is coming home

  Darrelle Revis is coming back to the Jets after helping the New England Patriots win the Super Bowl last season. The all-pro cornerback is getting a blockbuster five-year, 70-million-dollar contract.  Revis, who turns 30-years-old this summer, was the Jets’...

Former Jet injuried in drive by shooting

Former New York Jets running back Chris Johnson is in stable condition after being wounded in the shoulder during a drive-by shooting in Orlando.  The driver of the vehicle Johnson was a passenger in was killed in yesterday morning’s shooting.  No arrests have been made and...

Former Islander’s son charged in drug case

Jordan Hart, the son of an ex-Islanders stalwart charged with supplying painkillers to the late New York Rangers hockey enforcer Derek Boogaard, is trying to negotiate a deferred prosecution agreement to avoid a criminal conviction, his lawyer told a judge Thursday. Hart, 31, of...

Islanders with deadline moves

The Islanders acquired forward Tyler Kennedy from the Sharks before yesterday’s trade deadline for a conditional draft pick.  They also got forward Dustin Jeffrey from Vancouver for forward Cory Conacher, and goalie Michal Neuvirth from Buffalo for goalie Chad Johnson and a...

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...