Ian O'Connor

  • Blogs

    July 17, 2012

    Not Everyone Loves Raymond (Felton)

    Raymond Felton's coming back to the Garden -- and there's a good chance Jeremy Lin is not. Sifting through the blizzard of Lin-literature that surrounds the Knicks' upcoming decision, the most lucid analysis I've found is Ian O'Connor on "On the verge of firing Jeremy Lin just like the Da ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 2, 2011

    Derek Jeter Book Shouldn't Be Such a Big Deal

    ​I've been trying to avoid this ever since I got a review copy in the mail of The Captain: The Journey of Derek Jeter by's Ian O'Connor. (I hate just about any book about an athlete with "journey' or "quest" or "trials" in the title.) I read or skimmed about half the book and ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 24, 2011

    Don't Blame Mark Sanchez For Sunday's Disaster

    ​And now the New York sports media prepares for an off-season of what called "The Blame Game" in the wake of the Jets' 24-29 loss to the Pittsburgh Steelers. Here's a sampling from ESPN's Ian O'Connor: "He [Ryan] did not have his team ready to play the AFC Championship Game at Heinz F ... More >>

  • NYC Life

    December 14, 2004

    Drug Bunt

    If faith in stats is a baseball fan's lifeblood, what to do when the numbers are doped up?

  • Columns

    August 31, 2004

    Olympic Sex

    Athletes in the flesh raise ire of press and temperature of fetishists

  • News

    July 25, 2000

    Bottom of the Net

    No News Is Bad News for Official Team Web Sites