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When sports return from hiatus, games can be a welcome distraction and sign that things are returning to normal. (Courtesy of Flickr)

When Sports Return After COVID-19

April 8, 2020

When sports return after COVID-19, you will certainly feel it. Check that, you will know it.  About one month ago, the country became overwhelmed by the novel coronavirus outbreak and the sports wo...

The lives of Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gianna were celebrated at a public memorial in Los Angeles on Monday. (Courtesy of Flickr)

2/24: What the World Should Remember About Kobe Bryant

February 25, 2020

February 24.  This date may be just another 24-hour cycle in the 365-day trip around the sun or another block on the yearly calendar for many. However, for the sports world, it will signify so much more ...

Will the XFL be more successful than it was in 2001, when it failed after just one season? (Courtesy of Flickr)

The XFL’s Rebirth: Can Vince McMahon’s Endeavor Succeed?

February 12, 2020

Vince McMahon's XFL failed in its first attempt in 2001. Will things be different in 2020?

It has not been a very good season for the Knicks, but they hope that there is still a chance they can turn that around. (Courtesy of Flickr)

NBA Trade Deadline Once Again About Assest For the Knicks

February 5, 2020

It didn’t take long for people to realize that the New York Knicks’ backup plan was going to be just as much of a failure as the first one was, when two generational stars in Kyrie Irving and Kevin Durant were within arm's reach and then quickly faded away.

It has not been a very good season for the Knicks, but they hope that there is still a chance they can turn that around. (Courtesy of Flickr)

Throwing of David Fizdale Under the Bus by Knicks’ Execs Shameful

November 13, 2019

The New York Knicks are a perfect representation of what happens when you have poor, unprepared leadership that drops the ball during the biggest moments. When Plan A for the 2019 offseason — trade...

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Everyone Responsible for Giants’ Lack of Accountability

October 30, 2019

The New York Giants’ 2019 season is quickly spiraling out of control.  Big Blue suffered its fourth straight loss this past Sunday at Ford Field to the Detroit Lions by the score of 31-26, despi...

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Jets Find Spark in Win Over Dallas

October 16, 2019

Heading into Week 6 of the NFL season, the New York Jets looked to once again be a franchise completely dead in the water.  The team’s record stood at a winless 0–4, superior to only the remaini...

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Jones, Defense Shine for Giants

October 2, 2019

Last Sunday, it took an incredible comeback performance from rookie quarterback Daniel Jones in his first career start for the New York Giants to defeat the Tampa Bay Buccaneers for their first win of the seas...

Eli Manning and the Giants are struggling, and Daniel Jones is right behind him.

The Giants’ Early Season Woes

September 18, 2019

The Giants struggled in their Week 1 matchup against Dallas, but they certainly have the talent to be a better team than that.

Dwyane Wade has solidifed his legacy as one of the greatest NBA players of all-time, but there’s even more to his greatness. (Courtesy of Flickr)

Dwyane Wade’s Legacy at the End of the Last Dance

April 10, 2019

As Kobe Bryant did a few years earlier, following this last stretch of games (and possibly one final playoff run), Miami Heat shooting guard Dwayne Wade will hang up the sneakers and say goodbye to the game he’s played all his life and on which he’s left a lasting impact.

This year's NBA playoffs will be missing the game's biggest star, LeBron James. (Courtesy of Flickr)

Down Goes the King

March 27, 2019

By Stephen Lebitsch For the first time since the 2004-2005 season, the NBA Playoff bracket will not showcase a Lebron James-led team. In his first season with the Los Angeles Lakers, which has be...

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