1. Knicks Show off Depth, Prove They Can Play with the Champion Heat in 112-92 Win

    If you were doubting whether anyone in the Eastern Conference can compete with the Miami Heat , especially with Derrick Rose still out for Chicago, it's time to open your eyes...

    Brandon  Mauk Written by Brandon Mauk about 2 years ago 931 reads 12 comments

  2. Kevin Youkilis Makes Sense for Yankees to Replace Alex Rodriguez at Third Base

    Every year, it seems Alex Rodriguez finds his way into the news, and mostly the last few seasons it has seldom been for positive reasons...

    Brandon  Mauk Written by Brandon Mauk about 2 years ago 1,718 reads 5 comments

  3. 2013 BCS: SEC at-Large Squads Should Play in Games over Wisconsin and Louisville

    This weekend was quite possibly one of the most exciting final weeks of the regular season we have seen in college football for quite some time. So many huge games, so many huge victories, and so many blown opportunities...

    Brandon  Mauk Written by Brandon Mauk about 2 years ago 2,699 reads 1 comments

  4. Yankees Shore Up Rotation, but Huge Hole Remains at Catcher

    The New York Yankees look to replicate the pitching success they enjoyed down the stretch and in the playoffs this past season...

    Brandon  Mauk Written by Brandon Mauk about 2 years ago 1,640 reads 14 comments

  5. Hiroki Kuroda to Remain with the New York Yankees and What It Means for 2013

    Any signs of panic in Yankees Universe concerning the outlook for the 2013 season can be eased for the time being...

    Brandon  Mauk Written by Brandon Mauk about 2 years ago 500 reads 2 comments

  6. With Season on the Line on Thanksgiving, Mark Sanchez Must Step Up for the Jets

    In a career filled with inconsistency with the New York Jets , fourth-year quarterback Mark Sanchez has proven time and time again that he plays his best in the most crucial moments...

    Brandon  Mauk Written by Brandon Mauk about 2 years ago 377 reads 2 comments

  7. Old School Thinking Wins as Miguel Cabrera Beats out Mike Trout for AL MVP

    One of the most interesting debates in sports has finally ended, as Miguel Cabrera , the first Triple Crown winner for batting since 1967, edged out rookie phenomenon Mike Trout as the American League's Most Valuable Player...

    Brandon  Mauk Written by Brandon Mauk about 2 years ago 421 reads 14 comments

  8. Russell Martin May Be the Yankees' Best Option at Catcher Despite Poor 2012

    How many players can have as poor of a season as Russell Martin and still have a chance of being paid? Especially considering he turned down a three-year extension worth about $20 million from the New York Yankees last offseason Martin hit just ...

    Brandon  Mauk Written by Brandon Mauk about 2 years ago 153 reads 1 comments

  9. New York Knicks: Despite Stellar Start, Stoudemire and Shumpert Will Be Key

    This latest edition of James Dolan's New York Knickerbockers really reminds you of the last team in the franchise's history that started 5-0...

    Brandon  Mauk Written by Brandon Mauk about 2 years ago 875 reads 5 comments

  10. Are the San Francisco Giants a Dynasty in the Making?

    The San Francisco Giants are World Series Champions once again. Think about that. The Giants franchise had not won a World Series since coming to the Bay Area from New York City in 1958, and not since 1954 when they swept the 111-win Cleveland Indians...

    Brandon  Mauk Written by Brandon Mauk about 2 years ago 658 reads 1 comments

  11. The New York Yankees Would Be Foolish to Trade Third Baseman Alex Rodriguez

    Every time the New York Yankees are eliminated from the postseason, there are always cries from fans and the media for change, particularly of the radical kind...

    Brandon  Mauk Written by Brandon Mauk about 2 years ago 1,256 reads 2 comments

  12. Joe Girardi: Yankees' Manager Sends the Bombers to the ALCS

    Ever since he replaced the great Joe Torre, Joe Girardi has received much criticism as manager of the New York Yankees . In 2008, despite winning 89 games, the NYY missed the playoffs due to several injuries and poor performances...

    Brandon  Mauk Written by Brandon Mauk about 2 years ago 377 reads 2 comments

  13. New York Yankees Still Have Advantage vs. Orioles but Offense Needs to Wake Up

    If you told me the New York Yankees ' rotation combined for 15 and 2/3 innings and allowed just five runs in the first two games in this ALDS against the Baltimore Orioles , I would guess the Bombers would be up 2-0 going home to Yankee Stadium...

    Brandon  Mauk Written by Brandon Mauk about 2 years ago 332 reads 2 comments

  14. Statistical Breakdown of the Yankees-Orioles ALDS

    The New York Yankees won the American League East with 95 victories, but it was not easy. The upstart Baltimore Orioles surprised everyone by making the postseason for the first time since 1997...

    Brandon  Mauk Written by Brandon Mauk about 2 years ago 379 reads 0 comments

  15. NY Yankees Look Poised for a Deep October Run After Surviving Late-Season Scare

    More than any other league or sport, the regular season in Major League Baseball truly is a marathon. Every team has its ups and downs throughout the summer...

    Brandon  Mauk Written by Brandon Mauk about 2 years ago 750 reads 1 comments

  16. New York Yankees: Bombers Control Playoff Destiny with Some Help

    It has to be October, because the New York Yankees sure looked like a team that could win it all on Monday night at Yankee Stadium...

    Brandon  Mauk Written by Brandon Mauk about 2 years ago 1,000 reads 4 comments

  17. New York Yankees Need Help to Win AL East but Still Control Their Own Destiny

    Nobody expected the New York Yankees to be in this position with three games left in the regular reason...

    Brandon  Mauk Written by Brandon Mauk about 2 years ago 916 reads 7 comments

  18. Winning the Triple Crown Should Not Make Miguel Cabrera a Guarantee for AL MVP

    Hard to believe Miguel Cabrera has been under the radar for much of his career, even ever since he arrived in Detroit in a trade with the Florida Marlins...

    Brandon  Mauk Written by Brandon Mauk about 2 years ago 858 reads 0 comments

  19. Are the New York Jets Already in Must-Win Mode Against Miami on Sunday?

    One game they looked like the 2007 New England Patriots , blowing out the Buffalo Bills 48-28; the other they looked completely inept against a Pittsburgh Steelers team without safety Troy Polamalu and linebacker James Harrison...

    Brandon  Mauk Written by Brandon Mauk about 2 years ago 216 reads 0 comments

  20. Linsanity Is Nothing Like Tebowmania. It's Bigger. Much Bigger.

    Jeremy Lin has captivated the NBA , and the entire sports world, with his emergence and his rising superstardom...

    Brandon  Mauk Written by Brandon Mauk about almost 3 years ago 534 reads 0 comments

  21. A Knicks-Nets Rivalry? How This Could Turn Into a Basketball Civil War In NYC

    LeBron James, Dwyane Wade, Chris Bosh , Amar'e Stoudemire, Carmelo Anthony. What do these five top players have in common? They were all targets in the past year by the New Jersey Nets and they struck out—on all of them...

    Brandon  Mauk Written by Brandon Mauk about almost 4 years ago 556 reads 2 comments

  22. Turning Gears: What The Yankees Need To Be Serious World Series Contenders

    The New York Yankees entered the offseason two wins shy of a second straight American League Pennant. Seeking what they were short on for much of the second half and the postseason ...

    Brandon  Mauk Written by Brandon Mauk about almost 4 years ago 233 reads 0 comments

  23. Major Changes: A Very Unorthodox Proposal for Major League Baseball

    A common criticism of Major League Baseball, besides the lack of a salary cap or parity, is the unfair scheduling and division setup. The division setup in both leagues is very unusual...

    Brandon  Mauk Written by Brandon Mauk about 4 years ago 1,894 reads 62 comments

  24. After A Month of Criticism, Yankees Manager Joe Girardi May Have The Last Laugh

    I will be the first one to tell you that I heavily blasted Joe Girardi and his strange moves that only helped the New York Yankees stumble to a 13-17 finish over the last month of the season...

    Brandon  Mauk Written by Brandon Mauk about 4 years ago 380 reads 1 comments

  25. New York Yankees Have Chance To Pad AL East Lead Before Big Series in Tampa

    At the end of Sunday’s play, the New York Yankees have a 2.5 game lead over the Tampa Bay Rays. The Yanks and the Rays are most definitely going to the playoffs; the only question is which team wins the American League East...

    Brandon  Mauk Written by Brandon Mauk about over 4 years ago 283 reads 1 comments