Athletes support Naomi Osaka’s French Open withdrawal

Athletes support Naomi Osaka's French Open withdrawal

Naomi Osaka received a message of support from a tennis legend after her withdrawal from the French Open. Martina Navratilova, the 18-time singles Grand Slam winner, said she was “so sad about Naomi Osaka” after the 23-year-old made the stunning announcement Monday that she was withdrawing from the tournament amid controversy over her media boycott, … Read more

Amazin’ But True: Mets Get Reinforcements Back

Amazin' But True: Mets Get Reinforcements Back

Bill PulsipherNury Hernandez [Mrs. Doubtfire voice] Help is on the way, dear! The Mets will get reinforcements on Monday when they go to Arizona to begin a nine-game road trip. Seth Lugo will be with the team for the first time this season. Pete Alonso and Kevin Pillar will return from their injuries. A Mets … Read more

The Knicks Are In Trouble

The Knicks Are In Trouble

The Knicks are on the brink of elimination. Corey Sipkin The Knicks looked almost unrecognizable in Atlanta in Games 3 and 4. After tying the series at The Garden on Wednesday, they were blown out both games on the road and now are on the brink of elimination, down 3-1. What the heck happened to … Read more

Embarrassing Weekend for Yankees feat. Mike Stanton

Embarrassing Weekend for Yankees feat. Mike Stanton

Mike StantonJeff Zelevanksy The Yankees’ roller-coaster season continues. After sweeping the White Sox, they lost two of three games to the Blue Jays. They then shocked the world by getting swept by the pitiful Tigers. It was a nightmare weekend for the Yankees to forget in Detroit. They returned home for a key seven games … Read more

Yankees drop fourth straight in series opener to Rays

Yankees drop fourth straight in series opener to Rays

Fresh off getting swept by one of the league’s worst teams, the Yankees came home to start a huge week with series against the top two teams in the AL East. “It starts today,” Aaron Boone said Monday morning. The Yankees will have to give Tuesday a shot instead. Monday, it was more of the … Read more

Barry Trotz keeping Islanders’ Game 2 starter under wraps

Barry Trotz keeping Islanders' Game 2 starter under wraps

Barry Trotz hasn’t won at least one playoff series in each of the last seven years, including his three seasons with the Islanders, by voluntarily offering up state secrets. Trotz has played coy with his goaltending decisions throughout this postseason and regurgitated his joke from the previous round when asked Monday about his goalie plans … Read more