What makes this Knicks’ downer so tough to swallow

What makes this Knicks' downer so tough to swallow

It isn’t so much the losses, which have lately arrived at a far more regular clip than at any other point in this season. It’s the kind of losses. It’s the way those losses have been happening. If the Knicks had been getting their doors blown off, chased out of the gym night after night, … Read more

Gleyber Torres’ defense early-season issue for Yankees

Gleyber Torres' defense early-season issue for Yankees

This is one throbbing secondary pinstriped headache. The good news for the Yankees, their first homestand in the books, is that Gary Sanchez has shown some signs of life, their biggest risk of the offseason playing like he might be salvageable. The bad news? Another winter risk — a lesser one, it appeared at the … Read more

South Carolina’s Dawn Staley and Texas’ Vic Schaefer to renew old rivalry in NCAA women’s hoops tourney

South Carolina's Dawn Staley and Texas' Vic Schaefer to renew old rivalry in NCAA women's hoops tourney

Coaches Vic Schaefer and Dawn Staley met in Dallas four years ago for national championship in women basketball. The rivals, with Schaefer guiding a another team now, will have a face off yet again on Tuesday, this time to win a spot in Women’s Final Four. Currently, South Carolina takes number 6 Texas in one … Read more

Veteran DT Tyson Alualu reverses course, will re-sign with Pittsburgh Steelers after all, source says

Veteran DT Tyson Alualu reverses course, will re-sign with Pittsburgh Steelers after all, source says

Post agreeing to the terms initially with Jaguars in the free agency, Tyson Alualu, the defensive tackle is now re-signing with Steelers, confirmed a source to ESPN Saturday. About a week ago, 33-year-old Aluala had agreed to a 2-year deal worth $6mn with Jaguars, who chose him during 2010’s NFL draft first round. However, Aluala … Read more

NHL investigating referee saying he ‘wanted to get’ penalty against Nashville Predators

NHL investigating referee saying he 'wanted to get' penalty against Nashville Predators

The NHL presently is probing a matter wherein one of its referee had been caught stating that he wished to get a penalty against Nashville Predators over their victory against Detroit Red Wings Tuesday in Tennessee. Viktor Arvidsson, the Predators forward had been called due to tripping Jon Merrill, the defenseman for Red Wings during … Read more