1. NBA Rumors: Nets Should Draft Derrick Favors, Sign Amar'e Stoudemire As Mentor

    The Nets should draft Georgia Tech freshman Derrick Favors, and on July 1st go all out and sign Amare Stoudemire. Stoudermire would provide the leadership the New Jersey Nets are lacking...

    Keith Bennett Written by Keith Bennett about 4 years ago 617 reads 4 comments

  2. Jerry Seinfeld To Call Mets Game: Will He Follow Up On Stern Lady Gaga Comments?

    Jerry Seinfeld is scheduled to appear in the SNY booth and provide commentary with Keith Herandez tonight. Seinfeld could tell Mets fans how he really feels about Lady Gaga...

    Keith Bennett Written by Keith Bennett about over 4 years ago 993 reads 5 comments

  3. Ex-Giant Lawrence Taylor Indicted on Charges of Rape

    Former Giants great LT was indicted Wednesday for having sex with a teenage prostitute. The Hall of Famer was charged with rape, engaging in a criminal sexual act and sexual abuse of the Bronx teen by a Rockland County grand jury...

    Keith Bennett Written by Keith Bennett about over 4 years ago 378 reads 0 comments

  4. It's Official: Nets Make Avery Johnson Head Coach

    On Thursday afternoon, the Nets made it official: the "Little General" Avery Johnson is their new head coach. The press release includes statements from Johnson, Rod Thorn and Mikhail Prokhorov...

    Keith Bennett Written by Keith Bennett about over 4 years ago 70 reads 6 comments

  5. 2010 MLB Draft: Results: New York Mets Draft J.J. Franco, Son of John Franco

    New York native John Franco had a dream come true when his son was drafted by the team he played on. J.J. Franco was drafted in the late rounds of today's MLB draft...

    Keith Bennett Written by Keith Bennett about over 4 years ago 2,289 reads 1 comments

  6. 2010 MLB Draft Results: Mets Draft Greg Vaughn's Son, OF Cory Vaughn

    The New York Mets drafted the son of former Major Leaguer Greg Vaughn. Cory Vaughn is a power hitting outfielder for San Diego State. Cory has good size like his father—6'3" and 225 lbs...

    Keith Bennett Written by Keith Bennett about over 4 years ago 1,277 reads 0 comments

  7. New York Mets: SNY In Talks to Take Over Local Sports Stations

    Sportsnet New York, the New York Mets cable outlet, is in talks with local stations about providing sports reports for their newscast, the New York Post has learned...

    Keith Bennett Written by Keith Bennett about over 4 years ago 264 reads 0 comments

  8. Orioles' Corey Patterson May Be a Good Backup for Mets Outfield

    The Mets need a backup centerfielder and Corey Patterson could fill those shoes pretty well. He's a good defensive outfielder with great speed and a good leadoff hitter when Manuel want to rest Reyes at the leadoff spot...

    Keith Bennett Written by Keith Bennett about over 4 years ago 347 reads 7 comments

  9. Nets One of Three Teams Leading Candidates to Sign Amar'e Stoudemire

    ESPN's Marc Stein quotes sources close to the Amar'e Stoudemire negotiations as saying the Heat and the Nets "are the two teams most likely to sign [Stoudemire] away from Phoenix." Stoudemire has a player option on his $17...

    Keith Bennett Written by Keith Bennett about over 4 years ago 362 reads 8 comments

  10. Daniel Murphy, New York Mets Infielder, Out Four to Six Months with MCL Tear

    The New York Mets received bad news today on Daniel Murphy, finding out that he will be lost for the season...

    Keith Bennett Written by Keith Bennett about over 4 years ago 372 reads 2 comments

  11. Jim Joyce vs. Tony Hayward: Who Is the Most Hated Man in America?

    BP Chief Executive Tony Hayward admitted that the global oil giant was unprepared to fight the recent catastrophic deep-water oil spill...

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  12. Steve Lavin Finalizes St. John's Coaching Staff

    Expect St. John coach Steve Lavin to finalized his coaching staff this week by announcing the additions of former Rice High School coach Mo Hicks and Oregon assistant coach Mike Dunlap ...

    Keith Bennett Written by Keith Bennett about over 4 years ago 1,088 reads 2 comments

  13. As Jose Reyes Goes, The New York Mets Follow

    When New York Mets shortstop Jose Reyes is on top of his game, there is perhaps no one better to watch in baseball. And right now, Reyes is playing like the MLB All-Star that he's capable of being...

    Keith Bennett Written by Keith Bennett about over 4 years ago 85 reads 0 comments

  14. Mets Should Get Rid of John Maine and Ollie Perez Now

    It looking more and more like John Maine's and Ollie Perez days as Mets are numbered. With Hisanori Takahashi making batters look like fools with his double-pump leg-kick motion and deceptive change-up, and R...

    Keith Bennett Written by Keith Bennett about over 4 years ago 302 reads 5 comments

  15. Breaking News Brief: Ben Roethlisberger Booted From Youth Camp

    What's next? Scandal-plagued Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger has been booted from a youth football camp in Pittsburgh—with Steelers coach Mike Tomlin taking over as his last-minute replacement...

    Keith Bennett Written by Keith Bennett about over 4 years ago 633 reads 7 comments

  16. Hampton Va. Star Terrell Smith Eyes Elite Oak Hill Academy

    Terrell Smith knows a good bangwagon when he sees one. I'm talking about Oak Hill Academy, a school that produces top players to the NBA. Players who are unstoppable to the basket when you guard them...

    Keith Bennett Written by Keith Bennett about over 4 years ago 345 reads 0 comments

  17. Report: Tom Thibodeau Leading Candidate for New Orleans Hornets Job

    A person familiar with the process said Celtics assistant coach Tom Thibodeau is the leading candidate to fill the the New Orleans Hornets' coaching vacancy and that the team could offer him the job this week, according to multiple published reports...

    Keith Bennett Written by Keith Bennett about over 4 years ago 280 reads 1 comments

  18. Option Daniel Murphy of New York Mets to Triple-A Buffalo, Second Base Next?

    Last week, Kieran Darcy of ESPN New York said the Mets plan to have Murphy play a variety of positions at Triple-A to make him more versatile. Daniel Murphy's rehabilitation assignment has ended in Port St...

    Keith Bennett Written by Keith Bennett about over 4 years ago 351 reads 2 comments

  19. Mets-Yankees: K-Rod Rules the Ninth Inning

    Can someone tell me why Jerry Manuel put Ryota Igarashi (fresh off the DL) in for the ninth inning? K-Rod is one of best closer's in the game, so why would Manuel put someone else in? ...

    Keith Bennett Written by Keith Bennett about over 4 years ago 105 reads 3 comments

  20. Report: Ex-Jets WR Moss Received HGH Fom Canadian Doctor Galea

    Former Jet wide receiver Santana Moss reportedly received human growth hormone from Canadian Dr. Anthony Galea, who was charged this week in Buffalo...

    Keith Bennett Written by Keith Bennett about over 4 years ago 307 reads 1 comments

  21. The Good News and Bad News Of Daunte Culpepper's UFL Landing

    Daunte Culpepper is about to be employed as a professional football player once again. It won't be with an NFL team, though. According to ESPN's Adam Schefter, it will be with t'he UFL's Sacramento Mountain Lions...

    Keith Bennett Written by Keith Bennett about over 4 years ago 786 reads 4 comments

  22. KiKi Vandeweghe: New Jersey Nets Gerenal Manager Appears To Be a Goner

    Kiki Vandeweghe's days as Nets General Manager are numbered. New owner Mikhail Prokhorov said as much this morning in a brunch with reporters, when the subject of management was raised...

    Keith Bennett Written by Keith Bennett about over 4 years ago 171 reads 0 comments

  23. From Russia With Love: Nets' GM Rod Thorn Close To Terms On Two-Year Deal

    Just before hours for the NBA's draft lottery on Tuesday, Russian Billionaire Mikhail Prokhorov was meeting with New Jersey Nets president Rod Thorn to try and complete a contract agreement with the franchise's top executive, league sources said...

    Keith Bennett Written by Keith Bennett about over 4 years ago 157 reads 0 comments

  24. 2010 NBA Draft Lottery: New Jersey Nets Own No. 1 Pick Every 10 Years

    While the team with the best odds rarely wins the lottery—it's happened only four times in the past 22 years—the Nets may have something going in their favor. New Jersey won the No...

    Keith Bennett Written by Keith Bennett about over 4 years ago 744 reads 4 comments

  25. Darrelle Revis Seeking To Make $20 Million A Year, According To Report

    Darrelle Revis, one of a handful of young Jets who are in line for a pay raise sometime soon, has asked the team for a contract extension that will net $20 million a year, according to a report on the Nationalfootballpost...

    Keith Bennett Written by Keith Bennett about over 4 years ago 369 reads 8 comments