Date archive for August, 2011
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By Elizabeth DiPietro On Wednesday, August 31st, 2011
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Tensions Mount as Yankees-Red Sox Kick Off Big Series

The playoff atmosphere at Fenway Tuesday night was palpable.  As ace CC Sabathia chugged along, the Yankees got a peek at what their immediate future might look like should they face the Red Sox in the ALCS.  More...

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By Marvin Turner On Tuesday, August 30th, 2011
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Jets vs Giants- Sloppy football or intense rivalry?

I don’t have to say it, you all heard the back and forth from what I like to call, The Voices, (experts, analyses, talk radio writers etc). Thanks to hurricane Irene, I’ve been without power for 2 days now. More...

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By Allie Sestito On Tuesday, August 30th, 2011
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Giants V. Jets: The Preseason Battle for New York Recap

After being rescheduled twice due to Hurricane Irene, the preseason battle for New York finally took place last night, August 29, at the newly named MetLife Stadium.  The battle for New York is always a fight of More...

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By Gregg Snyder On Monday, August 29th, 2011
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Hurricane Impact: Giants To Play 2 Games in 4 Days

The preseason game between the New York Giants and New York Jets that had been scheduled for Saturday at 7pm will be played tonight instead. Hurricane Irene which blasted the New York – New Jersey area this More...

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By Stephen Zimkouski On Monday, August 29th, 2011
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Five Greatest New York Knicks Ever – #5 Dave DeBusschere

Let’s take a look at the greatest New York Knicks of all time in this five-week series as we count down to the greatest Knickerbocker of all time. These players will be ranked solely by what they did while a More...

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By Elizabeth DiPietro On Friday, August 26th, 2011
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Yankees Storm Their Way Into Record Books

Losing yesterday’s rain-delayed game just wasn’t an option for the Yankees.  The hapless A’s had already taken the first two games at Yankee Stadium, and the Red Sox had done the same in their series against More...

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By Kevin Dolan On Friday, August 26th, 2011
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Nets: Leaving New Jersey in a brand new jersey.

As all New Jersey Nets fans know, the Nets are moving locations from New Jersey to the new state-of-the-art Barclay Center, which is currently being built for their arrival in Brooklyn.  This change has been know More...

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By Marvin Turner On Thursday, August 25th, 2011
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Jets vs Giants – First or Second? Who Cares!

Each year, Jets and Giant fans find themselves fighting over who is #1 in town, and who is #2. The real question should be, WHO CARES! Who cares if the Giants beat up the Jets in a pre-season game, or vice verse, More...

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By Darius Amos On Wednesday, August 24th, 2011
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Liberty Preparing for the Playoff Wars

As I’ve done all season long, I gave the Liberty the benefit of the doubt. I completed 90 percent of a blog post following the team’s loss to Seattle last week, touching on points of inconsistency, lackadaisical More...

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By Aydin Reyhan On Wednesday, August 24th, 2011
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Red Bulls face tough task Sunday against LA Galaxy

The NY RedBulls will face the L.A. Galaxy for the final time this season as the two meet at RedBullArena in Harrison, New Jersey. Both sides started out very well early in the year but it’s the Galaxy who still More...

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By Elizabeth DiPietro On Wednesday, August 24th, 2011
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A.J. Not A.O.K. as Rotation Questions Loom Large

At this point in the Yankees’ season it is unclear which is more bloated, A.J. Burnett’s salary or his ERA.  To further complicate matters, rookie pitcher Ivan Nova’s most recent start was on the opposite More...

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By Matt Kardos On Wednesday, August 24th, 2011
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Flight Boys Poised For Soaring Heights In 2011

The New York Jets have spent the previous two seasons laying the ground work that has led to the enormous expectations that have been placed on them entering this critical 2011 campaign. In 2009, Gang Green shocked More...