1. LeBron James could become the most overrated superstar in sports history

    Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past couple of years or completely oblivious to the world of professional sports, it is common knowledge that Cleveland Cavaliers ...

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  2. Referee blows call in Cotto-Foreman bout at Yankee Stadium

    Over 20,000 fans packed Yankee Stadium on Saturday to bear witness to the first fight card in the Bronx since 1976, when Muhammad Ali and Ken Norton headlined the famed venue in their third and final bout...

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  3. Floyd Mayweather & Manny Pacquiao have gotten too big for their britches

    With Yankee Stadium playing host to the championship bout between World Boxing Association (WBA) junior middleweight champion Yuri Foreman (28-0, 8 KO’s) and Miguel Cotto (34-2, ...

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  4. The next LeBron James could be in Knicks Camp this summer

    For the 19th consecutive year, the summer will feature the New York Knicks Summer Basketball Camp, presented by Powerade and Under Armour...

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  5. Top 5 lessons NY Knicks should have learned from NBA Playoffs

    Now that the Boston Celtics and the Los Angeles Lakers have distinguished themselves from the remaining 28 teams in the National Basketball Association (NBA), it’s as good a time ...

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  6. How the NY Knicks helped the Boston Celtics get to the NBA Finals

    It’s been a season of memorable highs and forgettable lows for one Nathaniel Cornelius Robinson.After enjoying his best season in 2008-09, where he averaged 17.2 points and 4...

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  7. NY Knicks need miracle to sign LeBron James and his name is Phil Jackson

    Even in the midst of potentially leading the Los Angeles Lakers to a second consecutive NBA Championship and a third straight appearance in the NBA Finals, Phil Jackson, who is in the ...

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  8. NY Knicks among 5 teams Chris Bosh would prefer to play for next season

    Even though LeBron James, the most wanted man in the history of professional sports, is keeping mum about his future plans, one of his fellows free agents-to-be is making no secret about the cities he would have no qualms about calling home this summer...

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  9. Giants Osi Umenyiora thinks the Big Apple is too tough for LeBron James

    With the city of New York doing everything within its power to show LeBron James how welcome he would be in the Big Apple, it goes without saying they don’t want anything done or said to upset this massive recruiting effort...

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  10. New York Knick loss could be huge gain for New Jersey Nets

    As the 2010 NBA playoffs roll on, visions of participation in the 2011 postseason have already begun to dance through the heads of the New Jersey Nets and the New York Knicks...

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  11. Boston & New York are part of a losing tradition in the world of sports

    As the Philadelphia Flyers were completing a comeback from a 0-3 deficit in Game 7 while simultaneously rebounding from a 0-3 quagmire in the NHL Eastern Conference Semifinals, there ...

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  12. 5 active coach/players who are laughing they weren't wanted in New York

    With the completion of the historic series comeback by the Philadelphia Flyers against the Boston Bruins in the Eastern Conference Semifinals, the final four in the NBA Playoffs and the NHL Playoffs was officially set...

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  13. The summer of 2010 will see LeBron James sign with the New Jersey Nets

    In light of the elimination of the Cleveland Cavaliers by the Boston Celtics tonight, speculation will become even more rampant about where LeBron James will choose to call home this summer...

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  14. Teenage accuser says she did not have sex with Lawrence Taylor (Video)

    The plot continues to thicken in an investigation that is beginning to take on elements of Aesop’s fable ‘The Boy Who Cried Wolf’...

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  15. Derek Jeter: The most beloved New York athlete of this generation

    When New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter takes the field tomorrow evening, he will take sole possession of second place, surpassing the venerable Lou Gehrig, on the Bronx Bombers’ all-time games played list...

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  16. MLB attempting to keep brewing scandal under wraps

    As reported MLB-pension-scandal">here, Douglas J. Gladstone’s first book, ‘A Bitter Cup of Coffee: How MLB and The Players Association Threw 874 Retirees a Curve’, ...

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  17. PETA ready to go the distance with Mike Tyson

    As a child growing up in the Brownsville section of Brooklyn, Mike Tyson, like many other lonely, young boys his age, was simply trying to find his way in a fatherless, poverty-stricken home...

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  18. Bobby Bonilla to Be Paid $30 Million over 25 Years by New York Mets

    Although the New York Mets have won 14 out of their last 22 games to climb out of the National League East cellar and within two and a half games of first place, the road back to respectability ...

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  19. Is teenage accuser lying about having sex with Lawrence Taylor?

    Over the past several days, the story dominating sports headlines was the arrest and arraignment of New York Giants Hall of Fame linebacker Lawrence Taylor on charges of third-degree rape and patronizing a prostitute...

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  20. This Day In Black Sports History: February 2010

    In commemoration of Black History Month 2010, New York Sports Examiner Ronald Monestime wrote a critically acclaimed series of articles collectively named 'This Day in Black Sports ...

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  21. Sports Business Awards Coming to New York for Third Consecutive Year

    On Thursday, May 20, SportsBusiness Daily and SportsBusiness Journal will host their third annual Sports Business Awards in the Broadway Ballroom of the New York Marriott Marquis in New York City...

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  22. New York Jets sweep sports epidemic under the rug

    When Antonio Cromartie was Jets-trade-for-Pro-Bowl-cornerback">traded to the New York Jets two months ago, questions immediately surfaced about his commitment to returning to Pro Bowl form...

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  23. If Knicks don't sign LeBron or Wade, apology and refunds should follow

    When Donnie Walsh was hired as the President of Basketball Operations for the New York Knicks on April 2, 2008, the writing on the wall was clear as day...

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  24. Yankees Cano trumps DiMaggio, Gehrig, Mantle & Ruth

    Seemingly lost amidst Derek Jeter’s Herculean effort in New York’s 6-4 victory over the Chicago White Sox at Yankees Stadium last Friday night was the historic achievement by his middle infield partner-in-crime...

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  25. Mets, Yanks urged to boycott 2011 All-Star Game by NY political party

    As reported MLB-stand-against-Arizona-immigration-law">here, in response to the recent passing of the controversial and divisive Arizona immigration law, United States House Representative ...

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