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Sanchez-to-Garcia is on Mark with RexUpdated Jan 24 Share TweetRex Ryan believes the pieces are in place for Mark Sanchez to thrive next season with new offensive coordinator Marty Mornhinweg and quarterbacks coach David Lee. “He’s got to be popping out of his skin,” Ryan said of Sanchez, who was at the team faShare TweetDarrelle Revis is the Jets’ best player, their one great player, but only with the Jets can the three top decision-makers all alienate him within one hour.Share TweetCarmelo Anthony scored 28 points and won his rematch with Kevin Garnett as the New York Knicks ended an 11-game losing streak in Boston with an 89-86 victory over the Celtics on Thursday night.Share TweetCarmelo Anthony didn’t have to wait by the bus to exact revenge on Kevin Garnett and the Celtics. The return bout was won on the court as the Knicks frustrated the poor shooting, sloppy Celtics before pulling away in the final minute and winning, 89-86.Share TweetTeam USA manager Joe Torre cast considerable doubt Thursday on whether Yankees left-hander Andy Pettitte will pitch for him in the World Baseball Classic.Share TweetRaymond Felton of the New York Knicks has been cleared to take full contact in practice on Friday, a significant hurdle in his attempt to return from a fractured right pinky.Share TweetBefore Thursday night’s Knicks-Celtics game, security at TD Garden confiscated multiple Cheerios boxes from fans seemingly planning to rib Anthony. One sign featured a Honey Nut Cheerios box taped to plaster board with a message: “Hey Melo, I agree!”Share TweetTyson Chandler was chosen for the game as a reserve. Despite a .600 winning percentage, the Nets were conspicuous by their absence.Source: nytimes.com
The 10-man rotation, starring Paul Pierce being, in some ways, magicUpdated Jan 24 Share TweetA look around the league and the Web that covers it. It's also important to note that the rotation order and starting nods aren't always listed in order of importance. That's for you, dear reader, to figure out. C: The Classical. As a New York Knicks fa…Share TweetNEW ORLEANS (AP) The New Orleans Saints have fired defensive coordinator Steve Spagnuolo after one season.
Despite Rondo's triple-double, Celtics beaten by KnicksUpdated Jan 24 Share TweetDespite Rondo's triple-double, Celtics beaten by KnicksShare TweetFLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) John Idzik shook Rex Ryan's hand and the two shared a big laugh in front of more than a dozen cameras.
More on Nassib, Glennon from Senior BowlUpdated Jan 24 Share TweetOn Wednesday we offered a warning that there will be plenty of varying opinions out there on college prospects leading up to the NFL draft. But there is a ton of interest in the quarterback position from our community due to vacancies with the Buffalo B…Share TweetNEW YORK (AP) -- A person familiar with the deal tells The Associated Press the New York Mets and free agent right-hander Shaun Marcum have agreed to terms on a one-year contract.Share TweetThe thing about the Giants is that they know how to make adjustments and retool after each season. CEO John Mara isn’t panicking after missing the playoffs for the third time in four years. He sees his team making a few more runs at the Lombardi Trophy
Section 15: A Brother and Sister ActUpdated Jan 24 Share TweetAn alley-oop dunk and a high school crush made a brother and sister from Long Island life-long Nets fans.Source: nytimes.comShare TweetBOSTON (AP) -- Pedro Martinez has returned to the Boston Red Sox.
Ryan: Sanchez needs to “erase his hard drive”Updated Jan 24 Share TweetWhile the reasonable answer for the Jets quarterback situation might be more like select all-delete, coach Rex Ryan said Thursday all Mark Sanchez needs is a reboot. Ryan said the additions of new offensive coordinator Marty Mornhinweg and quarterbacks …Source: profootballtalk.comShare TweetOffensive line coach Dave DeGuglielmo is the latest casualty in Rex Ryan’s coaching shakeup, Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News reports. DeGuglielmo, who made headlines for all the wrong reasons in 2012, is out after only one season with the tea
Jerry Stackhouse totally pwns Nets fans/haterz on TwitterUpdated Jan 24 Share TweetJust about everything's been going the Brooklyn Nets' way of late - they've won nine of their last 10, they're 12-2 since firing Avery Johnson, they've made multiple improvements on both sides of the ball under P.J. Carlesimo and they've drawn to within
Babe Ruth and Al Capone: Pals’ autographed baseball is up for auctionUpdated Jan 24 Share TweetIt was neat enough, getting the likes of New York Yankees slugger Babe Ruth and "Scarface" Al Capone, icons of 1920s America, to autograph the same baseball. Hall of Fame pitcher Herb Pennock, a longtime teammate of Ruth's, somehow made it hap…
Offensive Line: Lack of Stability, Continuity and Depth Raise Questions About the FutureUpdated Jan 24 Share TweetThe Giants have been tinkering with their offensive line for a few years now. Since C Shaun O’Hara, guards Chris Snee and Rich Seubert and tackles David Diehl and Kareem McKenzie ended their record run of 38 consecutive starts in 2009, the Giants have bSource: giantsfootballblog.comShare TweetKnicks forward Carmelo Anthony has filed an appeal with the players' association to try to recoup lost wages from his one-game suspension for confronting Boston's Kevin Garnett.
Is Rex Ryan now a lame duck?Updated Jan 24 Share TweetThe New York Jets do not have a quality quarterback, they’re about $19 million over the cap, and the owner wants to trade the best player on the team. Does all this make Jets head coach Rex Ryan a lame duck in 2013? Ryan enters next season on the hot seShare TweetThe West Coast offense is coming to the Jets, and a guy who played college football on the West Coast has reached out to a guy who played pro football on the West Coast (at least for a while) in order to prepare for it. Manish Mehta of the New York Dail…
Strahan Raised the Bar for Giant ExcellenceUpdated Jan 24 Share TweetFormer Giants DE Michael Strahan has been named a finalist for the Hall of Fame Our man at capitalnewyork.com, Greg Hanlon comes a retrospective of Giant great Michael Strahan, who is a finalist in this year’s Pro Football Hall of Fame balloting: THAT CSource: giantsfootballblog.comShare TweetThis year we have the Har-Bowl. According to one long-range weather forecast, New York could host the Brrrr-Bowl 13 months from now. According to the new Farmer’s Almanac, which will be printed soon, the weather on Feb. 2, 2014 - the same day Super Bo
NBA All-Star ReservesJan 24Spurs and Bulls get two All-Star reserves each.
NFL Cold Hard FactsJan 24Mark Schlereth on the Jets' interest in trading CB Darrelle Revis, team that has the most work to do this offseason and Philip Rivers in 2013.
PTI Big Finish January 24thJan 24PTI runs down Thursday's top stories.
Should the New York Jets trade Darrelle Revis?Jan 24Is it smart for the New York Jets to explore the trade market for cornerback Darrelle Revis? New GM John Idzik address the rumor, while Charley Casserly weighs in with his opinion.
Don Banks: 2013 NFL Mock Draft 1.0Jan 24A mock draft in January is the ultimate example of the can't-wait-for-it mindset that prevails in today's world. Never mind that this year's draft class just became finalized days ago, or that NFL teams are still very early in the process of immersing t…