1. Arsenal's Invincibles: Where Are They Now?

    This season marks the 10-year anniversary of Arsenal's unbeaten 2003-04 EPL campaign. The club's 26-12-0 record earned Arsenal plaudits as well as its last Premier League title...

    Jocelyn Taub Written by Jocelyn Taub about 10 months ago 13,572 reads 16 comments

  2. Keys to Arsenal's Turnaround: From Crisis Club to Top of the Table

    There's a new attitude emanating from the Emirates Stadium these days. Back in August the vibe was very different. The Arsenal fanbase was divided, doom and gloom surrounded the team and the sounds heard in the stands were boos...

    Jocelyn Taub Written by Jocelyn Taub about 11 months ago 5,402 reads 34 comments

  3. New York Mets' Final Grades for 2013 Season

    Before the first pitch was even thrown, most Mets fans knew what to expect for the 2013 season. With Johan Santana sidelined for the year and an outfield consisting of Lucas ...

    Jocelyn Taub Written by Jocelyn Taub about 12 months ago 1,556 reads 7 comments

  4. EPL Promotion and Relegation: The Good and the Bad

    Cardiff’s 3-2 victory over Manchester City last weekend was a major upset and a massive result for the newly promoted Bluebirds. It was the club’s first top-flight victory since 1962...

    Jocelyn Taub Written by Jocelyn Taub about 1 year ago 2,162 reads 0 comments

  5. Mets Players Not on the Club's Opening Day Roster That Have Made an Impact

    Heading in to the 2013 season, the New York Mets 25-man roster was thin on established talent to say the least. Outside of David Wright , the club was relying on unproven players at almost every position on the team...

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  6. Abby Wambach Breaks Mia Hamm's International Goal-Scoring Record

    History was made Thursday night at Red Bull Arena as the U.S. women's national soccer team hosted South Korea in a friendly...

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  7. Matt Harvey Once Again Gets No Run Support from His New York Mets Teammates

    The only thing more dismal than the weather for Thursday afternoon's Mets game with the Cardinals was the Mets' inept performance on the field. Once again, the punchless Mets wasted a stellar outing from rookie Matt Harvey...

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  8. New York Mets 2013: The Good and the Bad so Far

    It's been four weeks since I looked at the numbers pu t up by the New York Mets in the early part of the 2013 season. A month is a long time in baseball, and player performance can fluctuate over time...

    Jocelyn Taub Written by Jocelyn Taub about over 1 year ago 249 reads 4 comments

  9. Mets 2013: The Good and the Bad so Far

    The baseball season is a long one. Early statistics are often misleading and do not generally reflect what will be at the end of the campaign. Players that get off to a slow start, often heat up...

    Jocelyn Taub Written by Jocelyn Taub about over 1 year ago 471 reads 2 comments

  10. Yankees and Mets May Be Heading in Different Directions This Season

    It’s now just a week until opening day and for the first time in many years, there seems to be a better vibe amongst Mets fans than Yankee fans heading in to the new season...

    Jocelyn Taub Written by Jocelyn Taub about over 1 year ago 1,474 reads 6 comments

  11. 6 Memorable Red Cards in Champions League, EPL Club History

    Roy Keane said it was deserved while Gary Neville said it was not. The red card given to Nani yesterday during Manchester United's second leg match with Real Madrid is the biggest topic in European football right now...

    Jocelyn Taub Written by Jocelyn Taub about over 1 year ago 1,145 reads 2 comments

  12. Former New York Giants Linebacker Carl Banks Proves There Is Life After the NFL

    Last year I read an ESPN article on the difficulties many former NFL players have had in their post-football lives. Sadly, this was followed by a number of high-profile tragedies involving both past and current athletes...

    Jocelyn Taub Written by Jocelyn Taub about over 1 year ago 2,400 reads 5 comments

  13. David Wright Shows a Rare and Refreshing Display of Athlete Loyalty

    David Wright did something this offseason that is rarely seen these days from professional athletes. Instead of taking the opportunity to bolt from the Mets , he chose to stay and be a key part of helping the club become a contender...

    Jocelyn Taub Written by Jocelyn Taub about over 1 year ago 211 reads 10 comments

  14. Nicolas Anelka: How Many Teams Has He Played For?

    When I tuned in to this week's Champions League match featuring Celtic versus Juventus , I was surprised to see Nicolas Anelka come on as a substitute in the 85th minute...

    Jocelyn Taub Written by Jocelyn Taub about over 1 year ago 4,612 reads 0 comments

  15. Sandy Alderson Is Building a New York Mets Team That Will Contend Soon

    A friend recently asked me if I thought the New York Mets were going to be possible contenders anytime in the near future. After thinking about it, my answer was yes...

    Jocelyn Taub Written by Jocelyn Taub about over 1 year ago 1,434 reads 15 comments

  16. Arsenal's Goals of the Month in 2012

    Arsenal closed out the 2012 calendar year in style with an impressive 7-3 victory over Newcastle at the Emirates. In that game Theo Walcott made a great case for being given his preferred striker position...

    Jocelyn Taub Written by Jocelyn Taub about over 1 year ago 250 reads 2 comments

  17. 2013 New York Mets: Outfield Possibilities

    'Tis the season of giving, and Mets fans everywhere are hoping that they'll be given some outfield reinforcements prior to the start of the 2013 season. As it stands now, the options are pretty thin...

    Jocelyn Taub Written by Jocelyn Taub about over 1 year ago 221 reads 11 comments

  18. MK Dons and AFC Wimbledon to Meet for the First Time in the FA Cup 2nd Round

    The FA Cup is generally not on the radar of most EPL fans until the third round in January when the top-flight clubs join the competition. This weekend, however, there is a second-round match that is full of intrigue as well as some bad blood...

    Jocelyn Taub Written by Jocelyn Taub about almost 2 years ago 315 reads 1 comments

  19. Highlights of a 1st-Time Visit to Arsenal's Emirates Stadium

    I have been an overseas Arsenal supporter for over 10 years. When I first began following the team and the EPL, most games were only shown at several New York bars catering to ex-pats...

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  20. R.A. Dickey Displays True Class After Winning the National League Cy Young Award

    Earlier this year I wrote an article on how classy Johan Santana was when he thanked his teammates after pitching the New York Mets ' first franchise no-hitter. At that time he stated: “We did this together...

    Jocelyn Taub Written by Jocelyn Taub about almost 2 years ago 607 reads 2 comments

  21. Summer Signings New to the EPL That Have Had the Biggest Impact so Far

    Whether fair or, Arsenal's Olivier Giroud has found himself under intense scrutiny early in to his first EPL season...

    Jocelyn Taub Written by Jocelyn Taub about almost 2 years ago 1,593 reads 9 comments

  22. New York Mets 2012 Season Review

    Back in February, I previewed the 2012 New York Mets by making over/under predictions in a number of statistical categories. The Mets ended the 2011 season with a 77-85 record and a fourth-place finish in the NL East...

    Jocelyn Taub Written by Jocelyn Taub about almost 2 years ago 1,678 reads 0 comments

  23. New York Mets Offense Has Experienced a 2nd-Half Drop-off

    After watching the Mets lose and get shut out yet again, I recalled a comment from Gary Cohen and Keith Hernandez during a Mets' broadcast last week...

    Jocelyn Taub Written by Jocelyn Taub about almost 2 years ago 380 reads 6 comments

  24. 2012 New York Mets: Pre and Post All-Star Game Statistics

    As I watched the Mets lose their second straight game to the lowly Colorado Rockies last night, it didn ’t really bother me...

    Jocelyn Taub Written by Jocelyn Taub about 2 years ago 866 reads 0 comments

  25. Robin Van Persie Transfer Saga: Finding the Truth Amongst the Fiction

    According to the Merriam-Webster Dictionary journalism is defined as writing characterized by a direct presentation of facts or description of events without an attempt at interpretation...

    Jocelyn Taub Written by Jocelyn Taub about 2 years ago 15,208 reads 21 comments