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Now that Curtis Granderson is officially in the fold, for what Sandy Alderson Tuesday half-jokingly termed “your basic boiler-plate $60 million contract,” there is this perception of precious few dollars being left in the Mets’ winter kitty to address a…
Deron Williams return from injury shows he is key to Brooklyn Nets turnaroundUpdated 1 hour ago Share TweetIf Lawrence Frank were filing a report about his old team and listing the main reasons why it won the kind of game on Tuesday night it has been losing all too frequently this season, he could have stopped after writing two words: Deron Williams. William…Share TweetWith injuries leaving the New York Giants shorthanded at running back, the team turned back to Brandon Jacobs to bail them out back in September. Now Jacobs’ season is over. According to Ebenezer Samuel of the New York Daily News, the Giants have placed…
Jets Insider: Rookie struggles on 'O' lineUpdated 3 hours ago Share TweetDespite what Rex Ryan might say publicly, his rookies as a group have failed to meet expectations. Geno Smith has struggled mightily in many of his games. Dee Milliner has been benched three times for poor performance. But right alongside them has been …
Giants Insider: Tuck shows he's a keeperUpdated 4 hours ago Share TweetFor nine seasons, Justin Tuck has been a fixture along the Giants’ defensive line. He’s been a key voice in the locker room, and a major contributor on the field. He was all these things before he erupted for six sacks in the last two games.Share TweetThe addition of the free-agent Curtis Granderson does not hide the question marks the team has in its rebuilding effort.
Williams returns, powers Nets past CelticsUpdated 4 hours ago Share TweetDeron Williams scored a season-high 25 points in his return to the lineup, Brook Lopez added 24, and the Brooklyn Nets beat the Boston Celtics 104-96 Tuesday night in the first matchup for Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett against their former team.Source: ESPN.comShare TweetKyrie Irving scored 37 points and Jarrett Jack added 17 points, leading the Cleveland Cavaliers to a 109-94 win on Tuesday night over the sinking New York Knicks.Share TweetDeron Williams and Paul Pierce returned to the Brooklyn Nets on Tuesday night against Boston, with Pierce coming off the bench against his former team after a quick return from a broken right hand.Source: nba.comShare TweetKnicks All-Star center Tyson Chandler has begun practicing and is making progress toward a return from a broken right leg.Source: nba.comShare TweetNew York Knicks forward Kenyon Martin will miss his second straight game with an injured left ankle.
Dinner With Eli And Abby Manning.Updated 11 hours ago Share TweetDINNER WITH ELI AND ABBY MANNING. If I where representing Eli Manning I’d strongly suggest that Eli take some time at the end of the season and have a nice candlelite dinner with his wife Abby. Find a nice restaurant and relax before – popping the quest…Source: giantsgab.comShare TweetPerhaps you didn’t hear over the decibel-crushing sound of Stephen A. Smith, but the Knicks were looking into dealing Iman Shumpert for Rajon Rondo. Now — after Carmelo Anthony and Rondo’s former high school coach, Steve Smith, told USA Today Anthony wa…Source: dimemag.comShare TweetBrooklyn Nets coach Jason Kidd reportedly used a 13-letter word in an expletive-filled rant against assistant Lawrence Frank following the team's loss in Orlando on Nov. 3, NBA.com reported Monday.
Archie says don't make Eli the scapegoat for lousy GiantsUpdated 12 hours ago Share TweetIt’s not surprising a father would come to the aid of his son. Asked one too many pointed questions about the struggles of Eli Manning this season, the normally stately Archie Manning briefly deviated from his aw-shucks persona to run interference for h…
Can The Giants Be Prideful With Nothing To Play For?Updated 13 hours ago Share TweetTom Coughlin was asked, twice, how he felt about playing the rest of the season knowing there would be no playoff opportunity at the end. Here’s what he said: As I’ve tried to say many, many times in the past, we have to deal with reality, too. The trut…Source: giantsgab.com
Wikipedia vandalism is generally tired, but let's make an exception for James Dolan's band, JD & TheUpdated 13 hours ago Share TweetWikipedia vandalism is generally tired, but let's make an exception for James Dolan's band, JD & The Straight Shot. USA Today pointed out some since-corrected Knicks jokes in the song titles, but there are already a few more to replace them. ("…Source: deadspin.com
Granderson Excited For New StartDec 10Pedro Gomez talks with Curtis Granderson about his move to the New York Mets.
Girardi Talks Yankees' Deal-MakingDec 10Joe Girardi visits the BBTN set to talk about the Yankees approach coming into the winter meetings, strengthening the rotation and Derek Jeter's health expectations.
Cashman Breaks Down Yankees' MovesDec 10Buster Olney asks Brian Cashman how he heard about Robinson Cano's deal with the Mariners and recalls Joe Torre's greatness as a manager.
Numbers Never Lie: Cano's ContractDec 10Tim Kurkjian joins Michael Smith and Jemele Hill to show that massive contracts in MLB are almost always a mistake.
Clayton's mailbag -- Debate on low hits resumesDec 10Clayton's mailbag: Rob Gronkowski's injury revived the debate on low hits, but don't expect any changes.
Don Banks: Daniel Snyder has no one to blame but himself for mess in Washi…Dec 10No matter how it ends, or when it ends -- this latest publicly displayed spasm of organizational dysfunction in Washington -- the Redskins and owner Daniel Snyder know their way home from here. They've been here so many times before, at the end of so ma…
The Tuesday MailbagDec 10Oh, it was cold last night? The Super Bowl’s outside, in northern New Jersey, in eight weeks. It’s going to be cold then. Maybe not Siberian cold, but cold. You had injuries to deal with last night? You think you’re not going to get more hurt by the fir…
Chicago Bears need to keep riding this offenseDec 9The Bears need to fully embrace their new identity as offensive juggernaut if they want to make the playoffs, writes Michael Wilbon.