Pop Warner, America's largest youth football organization, faces a crisis. The increasing awareness of the damage football can do to the brain has convinced more and more parents to keep their children away from the sport. Politicians from California to New York have proposed banning tackle football ... More >>
The Mets take on the Nationals in their home opener
There was always a chance the NFL would have to pay retired players more than the $765 million in the concussion settlement filed in August. A "legal Hail Mary," we called the scenario: if enough additional players sued the the NFL for deceiving them about the game's true risk, a judge would have no ... More >>
Well, whatdoyaknow, the Knicks won game 4 on Sunday! The record-setting 13 game losing streak in the playoffs has been snapped! Sunday's showcase was, in every way, the series many fans and basketball analyst had wanted/predicted/hoped to see. We finally got to see that Carmelo Anthony/LeBron Jame ... More >>
Yesterday, in the midst of a Knicks run that led to the team's first playoff win in 11 years, point guard Baron Davis suffered a freak knee injury. Initially, the report was a knee dislocation. We surmised earlier that Davis, given his age--34, old by NBA standards--and injury history, has probabl ... More >>
Has the New York press gotten so accustomed to Mets bad news that they put a negative slant on everything? For instance, John Harper's take in today's Daily News on Carlos Beltran's decision to have knee surgery. ("Sudden surgery for Carlos Beltran another shock to New York Mets system") The ... More >>
Red Sox Predictions for August 2008 1) Lugo stays hurt (if there is a God). 2) Lowrie proves to be an indispensable shortstop, and we retain him for the rest of the year to the sounds of cheering fans and firecrackers over the Charles River. 3) Big Papi returns on July 25 against t ... More >>
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