If you were wondering why 13% of the commuters on your subway car this morning were drooling and looking into space, the Wall Street Journal may have a clue: prescriptions for oxycodone, the generic name of the powerful pain pill OxyContin, have doubled in New York City between 2007 and 2010. ... More >>
Rest easy, fans of teams all over the NBA: Isiah Thomas won't be coming to coach your team. As Thomas told ESPN.com, "In terms of going back as a coach, I don't see myself doing that." But be afraid -- be very afraid: he wants to come back as a general manager. Right now it appears that the good ol ... More >>
Remember this guy?Anyone who watches Willie Geist on MSNBC's Morning Joe, or somehow manages to rise in the dark at 5:30 a.m. to watch Willie's own show, Way Too Early, knows that he's a pretty significant sports fan. So we thought we'd check in with Willie to get his take on the current stat ... More >>
Not if the 'Dynamic Duo' have anything to say about it
The ESPN.com columnist loves Jordan and Bird, not so fond of 'fake cans'
With all the doom-and-gloom and scandal, it's nice that the tabloids are still providing us with entertaining headlines and random stories that give us something to chat about around the water cooler. Here are a few of today's favorites. Headlines "Pizza man: I made a lot of phony dough" (Post, a W ... More >>
Thomas's inane talk about a Knicks championship might actually portend something positive
Marbury's back like a bad rash, but that's the way Isiah wanted it
New York gets a sweet-faced pro lacrosse team
Wait, the New York Rangers are actually winning
The Big Fight, available for now on YouTube.com Quick poll: What was your reaction to watching the Knicks-Nuggets fight Saturday night? A) Shook your head and mournfully intoned, "This is another black eye for the NBA. Sickening. Just a disgusting display." B) Exclaimed, "Thuggery!" and fain ... More >>
Even Isiah can't fix the Knicks
So How Good Are the Nets? We'll Find Out.
Nature vs. Nurture, and All That
Could New York's Summer League Legends Hang With The NBA Stars?