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CNNSI.com Jul 10, 2013OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- Mark Jackson will not be a lame duck coach next season.Upvote Share TweetRobinson Cano hit a three-run homer, Lyle Overbay added a grand slam and the New York Yankees snapped out of their offensive funk with an 8-1 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Wednesday night.Upvote Share TweetThe New York Jets didn't draft Geno Smith in the second round to sit on the bench very long.Mark Sanchez doesn't care. In a comment to ESPNNewYork.com, Sanchez made it clear that he is prepared for a heated competition and he's ready to beat out Smith f…Upvote Share Tweet
The lights shut off during an Orlando Summer League game between the Jazz and Nets (Video)yahoo.com Jul 10, 2013It is no great revelation to say that NBA Summer League games do not have the production values of typical NBA contests. Games take place in small gyms, teams wear what are effectively practice jerseys, and the few fans in attendance might not be totall…Upvote Share Tweetdeadspin.com Jul 10, 2013Justin Turner plays for the Mets. Jacob Turner is the Marlin who had the big game today. Close, though!Read more...Upvote Share Tweet
Paul Pierce Tells TMZ “I Plan On Playing 10 More Years”dimemag.com Jul 10, 2013TMZ did their ambush routine on Paul Pierce as he was loading groceries in the parking lot of a Los Angeles supermarket today. The snarky-sounding “reporter” asked Pierce his thoughts on his trade from the Celtics to the Clippers, and his response was e…Upvote Share Tweet
Mets prank Jeremy Hefner during TV interviewyahoo.com Jul 10, 2013Your browser does not support iframes. Someday, the interview video bomb will become like the postgame face pie: It will need to be really special in order to be terribly entertaining. However, as of now, guys goofing off behind the back of a teammate b…Upvote Share TweetThe New York Mets will skip ace Matt Harvey's final first-half start while allowing him to pitch next Tuesday in the All-Star Game at Citi Field.Upvote Share TweetJust when the Brooklyn Nets appeared to be finished retooling their bench for the 2013-14 season, the July 10 end of the NBA's moratorium on trades and free-agent signings presented a bit of a snag. General manager Billy King told reporters at the NBA's…Upvote Share Tweet
Players arriving for Jets West todaythejetsblog.com Jul 10, 2013Several players have been arriving today for Mark Sanchez’s annual closed-to-the-media workouts with a couple already out in California. We’ll let you know if anyone puts together an official list of who is attending. Our understanding is that the playe…Upvote Share Tweetnba.com Jul 10, 2013Italian forward Andrea Bargnani is coming to the New York Knicks and Argentine point guard Pablo Prigioni is staying.Upvote Share TweetEli Manning swapped emails with and expressed his relief for having his No. 1 receiver on the Giants for another six years. “It’s going to be nice to not have to answer any more questions about Victor and his contract status with the team,” Manning told…Upvote Share Tweet
What Can Brown Do for the Giants? A Lot, He HopesRB Andre Brown is shooting for 22 TDs and 1,300 yards this season. The Giants’ rushing attack in 2013 hinges on Andre Brown assuming a considerable bulk of the carries. He’s never played a full season since being selected in the fourth round of the 2009…Upvote Share Tweet
Do the Giants Have the Best Receiving Corps in NFL?Jim Mancari, ContributorWith Victor Cruz’s return to Big Blue official, the Giants can easily be placed into the argument of having the best receiving corps in the NFL. Now, Cruz would have likely been here anyway had he not signed the five-year, $43 mi…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Jul 10, 2013Brooklyn Nets backup center Andray Blatche was cleared of any possible wrongdoing in a sexual assault case stemming from a January incident in a Philadelphia hotel room, a Philadelphia police spokesperson confirmed to ESPNNewYork.com on Wednesday.Upvote Share Tweet
Mets Try To Honor American Indian Culture, Upset American Indiansdeadspin.com Jul 10, 2013The New York Mets, a baseball team that does not possess a cartoonish mascot named Chief Wahoo or a fanbase that likes to do the Tomahawk Chop during games, has somehow managed to piss off an American Indian nonprofit organization. And it all went down …Upvote Share TweetAs Eli Manning mentioned with what had to be a sigh of relief, the Giants are now through the Victor Cruz business portion of the offseason. Now they’re back to football, and the realization that’s what started this whole process. Giants safety Antrel R…Upvote Share Tweet
NY Giants Headlines for July 10Below are some links for your perusal this morning…. Victor Cruz is ready to concentrate on football now…Upvote Share Tweet
LoudMouths: Giants Tops in NFC East?From Tuesday’s programming: the Loud Mouths debate whether the Giants are the best team in the NFC East heading into the 2013 NFL season. Sorry, this video could not be loaded… John Fennelly, Executive Editor Way too early for this argument, but still, …Upvote Share Tweet
At 2013 MLB All-Star Game, Mets legend Tom Seaver, fighting back from Lyme disease and memory loss, ready for pitchnydailynews.com Jul 10, 2013Tom Seaver is warming up, in the solitude of his California vineyard, for his ceremonial first pitch at the Citi Field All-Star Game, and, in the recesses of his mind, for the treasure trove of baseball memories he thought had been erased by the ravages…Upvote Share TweetMLB.com Jul 10, 2013Right fielder Marlon Byrd blasted the seventh grand slam of his career, and backup catcher Anthony Recker hit a two-run shot, powering the New York Mets to a 10-6 victory Tuesday night over the San Francisco Giants.Upvote Share Tweet
Derek Jeter's Diary: The Return Is at Handgrantland.com Jul 10, 2013The baseball season is a long and lonely road. To preserve his sanity, Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter keeps a diary. These are excerpts from The Captai...Upvote Share Tweet
Yankees Snap Three-Game SlideJul 10Ivan Nova surrendered just one run over eight innings to help the Yankees to an 8-1 win over the Royals
Mets Sweep GiantsJul 10Baseball Tonight Spotlight: The Mets cruised past the Giants 7-2 to complete the sweep in San Francisco.
Mets To Skip Harvey's Next StartJul 10Adam Rubin with the latest on Matt Harvey and why the Mets are skipping his next start.
Jeremy Evans Stars In Jazz WinJul 10Former Slam Dunk Contest champion Jeremy Evans threw down a couple dunks in a Jazz summer league win against Mason Plumlee and the Nets.
Dwight Howard wanted end to Kobe Bryant era with Los Angeles LakersJul 11A key factor that led the Dwight Howard to the Houston Rockets was the Lakers' refusal to establish a clear timetable for moving on from the Kobe Bryant era, according to sources with knowledge of Howard's thinking.
Reggie Williams agrees to 2-year deal with Houston Rockets, sources sayJul 10The Houston Rockets have added yet another shooter to play alongside new franchise center Dwight Howard.
Minnesota Timberwolves close to acquiring Kevin Martin, Corey Brewer in si…Jul 10The Minnesota Timberwolves are on the verge of adding Kevin Martin and Corey Brewer in separate transactions that the have been pursuing since free agency began, according to sources close to the process.
Bill Simmons on what's wrong with the LakersJul 10Bill Simmons knows he shouldn't help the purple and gold, but he's going to do it anyway.