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When former Giants G.M. Ernie Accorsi was hired to help the Panthers find a new G.M., the first name that popped up in league circles as the prime candidate was Giants executive Dave Gettleman, given his relationship and friendship with Accorsi. And evUpvote Share Tweet
Deron Williams Knocks Down 20 Points in the First Quarterdimemag.com Updated Jan 26, 2013Deron Williams knocks down 20 points in the first quarter against the Houston Rockets.The post Deron Williams Knocks Down 20 Points in the First Quarter appeared first on Dime Magazine (dimemag.com) : Daily NBA News, NBA Trades, NBA Rumors, Basketball V…Upvote Share TweetJrue Holiday scored a career-high 35 points, Nick Young had 20 and the Philadelphia 76ers cruised to a 97-80 victory over the New York Knicks on Saturday night.Upvote Share Tweet
NFL rejects requests by NY Jets, NY Giants to keep rivals from using facilities during Super Bowl XLVIIIAs part of their bid for Super Bowl XLVIII, the Jets and Giants proposed the AFC team use the Giants facility and the NFC team use the Jets facility.Upvote Share TweetMario Manningham made the biggest catch of last year’s Super Bowl, reeling in an Eli Manning pass down the sideline late in the fourth quarter to set up the game-winning touchdown for the Giants. The Giants didn’t make it back to the Super Bowl this yUpvote Share TweetOne of Mets catcher Landon Powell's twin 5-month-old daughters died on Friday night following an extensive illness, the family announced on Saturday through its Facebook page.Upvote Share Tweet
If ex-NY Mets, Boston Red Sox skipper Bobby Valentine wants back, Mets TV is the place to beWill Bobby Valentine have a TV alliance with the Mets this season? The possibility exists. MLB sources say SportsNet New York brass has reached out to Valentine to discuss a possible studio role on Mets telecasts.Upvote Share Tweet
Knicks No. 1 in N.B.A. on Forbes ListBased on revenue of $243 million and operating income of $83.2 million, along with the team's having no debt, the value of the Knicks climbed 41 percent.Upvote Share TweetThe Jets have made it known that they will at least explore their options regarding cornerback Darrelle Revis. Which means that anyone interested in trading for him now knows that he’s available. So what could the Jets get? An NFL source with knowleUpvote Share TweetESPN.com Updated Jan 26, 2013Raymond Felton will return to the New York Knicks lineup on Saturday night after missing nearly five weeks with a fractured right pinky.Upvote Share Tweet
Robertson's $3.1M lifts Yankees' payroll to $206MCNNSI.com Updated Jan 26, 2013NEW YORK (AP) -- Reliever David Robertson will earn $3.1 million under his one-year contract with the Yankees, a deal that increases New York's projected payroll to about $206 million.Upvote Share TweetThere was once a time when Sergio Kindle was a promising pass-rush prospect, who seemed to fall into a perfect situation. But the fall down the stairs prior to his rookie training seems to have derailed his career, and now he can’t seem to latch on. AftUpvote Share Tweet
Saturday Morning Report: Quiet and Icegiantsfootballblog.com Updated Jan 26, 2013Hey, football weather is finally here in NY. The only thing missing now is the football. Even if the Giants were in it this year, this would be the quietest week of the season. Unless you plan on watching the Pro Bowl (let me know how that goes). TheUpvote Share Tweet
Pondering position changes for Tim TebowESPN.com Updated Jan 26, 2013Soon-to-be former New York Jets quarterback Tim Tebow is about to hit the market. The Jets are expected to release or trade the popular backup this offseason once new general manager John Idzik thoroughly reviews New York's roster. However, Tebow will h…Upvote Share TweetThe common opinion about Jets quarterback Mark Sanchez is that his contract is the only thing keeping him in the mix at quarterback for the Jets. Cornerback Antonio Cromartie does not subscribe to that opinion. Cromartie believes that Sanchez can be a s…Upvote Share Tweet
Huddled Masses for 2014 Super Bowl in New YorkMayor Michael R. Bloomberg and N.F.L. Commissioner Roger Goodell want fans to "embrace the weather" when the Super Bowl arrives in New York/New Jersey next season.Upvote Share TweetBrian Cashman made an appearance on the Joe Benigno/Evan Roberts WFAN show Friday and suggested Alex Rodriguez could miss the entire 2013 season. What Cashman didn’t say was that A-Rod missing the entire season wouldn’t necessarily be a bad thing forUpvote Share Tweet
Mets Need a Center Fielder, but at What Cost?In 2005, the Mets gave a multiyear deal to Carlos Beltran, a Scott Boras client. Now, with less money and less overall talent, they appear to be eyeing Michael Bourn, another Boras's client.Upvote Share Tweet
Harden Leads Rockets Past NetsJan 26James Harden scores 29 points as Rockets cruise to 119-106 win over Nets.
Knicks Destroyed By 76ers In Felton's ReturnJan 26Jrue Holiday scores a career-high 35 points in 76ers' 97-80 win over Knicks.
Revis Seeking Large DealJan 26John Clayton discusses Darrelle Revis' future with the Jets in the wake of his asking for a deal close to the largest ever for a defensive player.
Super Bowl XLVII -- Flacco has arrivedJan 26The Joe Flacco debate is essentially over. He will paid like an elite quarterback, no matter what his critics think.