Perhaps no team dealt with as much adversity as Terry Collins and the Mets did in 2016. But that didn't phase them. Now that Spring Training is here, Collins is more than ready for another long season, because it never gets old. More»
This is a basketball weekend, so maybe it figured that a basketball conversation would start up out of nowhere on Saturday afternoon at LaGuardia Airport, where a bus driver and his passengers talk passionately about two NBA legends. More»
Just when you thought the it couldn't get worse for the Knicks, Wednesday night happens: Charles Oakley gets dragged out of the stands and arrested. It doesn't seem like anyone can stop the Knicks from being an embarrassment. More»
Just like that, professional baseball will soon be back. Spring Training is just a few weeks away, and the Washington Nationals and Houston Astros will have a new facility to play in. That wasn't too long of a wait, was it? Let's play ball. More»
We just witnessed something historic ... in a bad way. A flip of a coin started the overtime period of Super Bowl 51. The team that won the coin toss got the ball first, scored and won, with the other team never touching the ball. This needs to end. More»
In the biggest moment on the biggest stage trying complete the biggest comeback in Super Bowl history, the Patriots were simply the Patriots. It wasn't all Tom Brady. It was all of them. And that is why the Pats are champions once again. More»
Nobody will ever forget Super Bowl 51. Tom Brady, the best player in NFL history, led the Patriots to the greatest comeback win in Super Bowl history, in the same year he was suspended by the Commissioner. It doesn't get bigger than that. More»
The Super Bowl is pro football's Game 7 every year. No other way to think about it. And, while there have been plenty of sports legends in the past who've known such big moments, few have embraced them like Tom Brady. More»
There's a reason why the World Series captured the nation and had such high TV ratings. People need an escape from what's happening in Washington D.C. right now, more than ever. That's why Super Bowl 51 couldn't have come at a more perfect time. More»
Dan Quinn has been here before, as the Seahawks defensive coordinator in Super Bowl 49. He faced Tom Brady and the Patriots then, and now has to face them again on Sunday, this time as head coach of Atlanta. Will he get his revenge? More»
Tom Brady. Matt Ryan. Two MVP candidates -- possibly the top two in the voting -- going at it in Super Bowl 51. We've seen plenty of amazing quarterback matchups in Super Bowls. But this is as good as we've ever had. More»
Bill Belichick will be in the Super Bowl, again. But, for all the haters and naysayers, Belichick doesn't have to cement his legacy as the greatest football coach ever with another Super Bowl win on Sunday. He already is the GOAT. More»
Roger Federer won his 18th Grand Slam on Sunday, beating Rafael Nadal in five sets in the Australian Open final. He won the final five games in a row, looking a lot like Jack Nicklaus when he won his 18th major at the Masters in 1986 with a lot of late magic. More»
Defying age, Rafael Nadal has made it to the Australian Open men's finals on Sunday, where he'll take on Roger Federer -- a classic matchup. Nadal. Federer. Both Venus and Serena Williams. It's tennis' Super Bowl weekend Down Under. More»
2017 has started out as a throwback year in tennis. Not only are the Williams sisters meeting in the women's final at the Australian Open, but 35-year-old Roger Federer is back in the men's final for another chance at a major to add to his collection. More»
Expectations are high for Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan in the Super Bowl as he looks to bring the franchise its first ever title. He's still young, at 31 years old, but you never know when you'll get another chance. Just ask Dan Marino. More»
No offense to Matt Ryan and the Atlanta Falcons, but their Super Bowl story may get pushed aside by the ultimate narrative: It's Tom Brady, Robert Kraft and the Patriots against bumbling NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell. More»
The debate around the Baseball Hall of Fame and whether players suspected of PED use should get in or not can understandably get heated. But lecturing voters, the way Jose Canseco did, does not lead to a healthy discussion. More»
The further the Green Bay Packers advance in the NFL playoffs, the more we seem to hear about Aaron Rodgers and his family. That's because nothing is truly private anymore. So we must ask ourselves: How much info is too much? More»
Nobody is talking about the triple-double Golden State's Draymond Green recorded against the Cavaliers on Monday. That's on him, because Green committed yet another dumb foul when he walloped LeBron James on a fast break. More»
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