1. Hot Stove Slap Shot Quiz Answers

    Here are the answers to yesterday’s quiz. 1. The Chiefs are based on the Johnstown Jets, a minor league team in Pennsylvania. 2. The National Anthem plays over the opening credits. 3...

    Hot Stove New York Written by Hot Stove New York about almost 6 years ago 195 reads 0 comments

  2. NBA Fantasy Pickups for Week 13

    Teams with four games: Atlanta, Boston, Charlotte, Chicago, Cleveland, Dallas, Detroit, Golden State, Houston, Indiana, L.A. Clippers, L.A...

    Hot Stove New York Written by Hot Stove New York about almost 6 years ago 59 reads 0 comments

  3. D-Rex to Put Hurt on AFC East

    The Jets officially have a new coach and while his pedigree is fierce, he lacks chops when it comes to head coaching experience...

    Hot Stove New York Written by Hot Stove New York about almost 6 years ago 32 reads 0 comments

  4. Hot Stove Slap Shot Quiz

    With this year’s Oscar nominations being announced this week, let’s pay tribute to the greatest movie of all time: Slap Shot. Old-time hockey! Eddie Shore! Puttin’ on the foil! See how much you know about the Paul Newman film...

    Hot Stove New York Written by Hot Stove New York about almost 6 years ago 466 reads 0 comments

  5. CrossTalk: Giants vs. Eagles, No Love Lost

    Hate. It’s an important part of life as a fan. It’s the yin to the yang of loving your team unconditionally. There will be plenty of hate flowing on Sunday at 1PM (EST) at the Meadowlands in New Jersey...

    Hot Stove New York Written by Hot Stove New York about almost 6 years ago 684 reads 1 comments

  6. Romeo Crennel Still on the New York Jets' Radar

    Eric Mangini was introduced to the folks in Cleveland yesterday. Well la-dee-F%$#kin-da. The abused-puppy syndrome has been rampant throughout Jets nation, and I expected Mangini to deliver a body blow right away...

    Hot Stove New York Written by Hot Stove New York about almost 6 years ago 524 reads 1 comments

  7. Vince Carter: Hot Stove Player of the Week

    There were only two sports played this week, but the New York area is blessed with five teams in those sports (though the words ‘blessed’ and ‘Islanders’ haven’t really gone together in 26 years or so)...

    Hot Stove New York Written by Hot Stove New York about almost 6 years ago 99 reads 0 comments

  8. Hot Stove "Name That Knick" Quiz Answers

    Here are the answers to yesterday’s quiz. 1. Willis Reed is the only Knick to win the MVP (1969-70). 2. Sly Williams was the last Knick to wear No. 33 before Patrick Ewing (1980-83)...

    Hot Stove New York Written by Hot Stove New York about almost 6 years ago 919 reads 0 comments

  9. Giants-Eagles Preview: The Final Showdown

    Would the Giants have rather played the Arizona Cardinals this Sunday? Probably. Would Giants fans feel more comfortable if Big Blue were facing the Cards? Most likely. But, come on, Giants vs...

    Hot Stove New York Written by Hot Stove New York about almost 6 years ago 672 reads 4 comments

  10. Hot Stove Name That Knick Quiz

    See how well you know some of the Knicks greatest and not-so-greatest players. Name the player that goes along with each clue. The answers will be posted tomorrow. 1. He is the only Knick to win the MVP...

    Hot Stove New York Written by Hot Stove New York about almost 6 years ago 106 reads 1 comments

  11. Hot Stove Player of the Week: Mike Comrie

    So once again it’s time to make our New Year’s resolutions. With the new year comes a sense of hope and renewal, but it’s also a time for self reflection and self improvement...

    Hot Stove New York Written by Hot Stove New York about almost 6 years ago 51 reads 0 comments

  12. I'd Rather Get Beaten Up in An Alley: Whiff

    Getting beaten up by a bunch of street punks wouldn’t have been anywhere near as painful as the last five weeks have been for New York Jets fans...

    Hot Stove New York Written by Hot Stove New York about almost 6 years ago 202 reads 4 comments

  13. Hot Stove New York/New Jersey Hockey Quiz Answers

    Here are the answers to yesterday’s quiz. 1. The Rangers debut season was 1926-27. 2. The Devils franchise began as the Kansas City Scouts in 1974, and after two seasons moved to Colorado, where they played as the Rockies from 1976-82...

    Hot Stove New York Written by Hot Stove New York about almost 6 years ago 225 reads 0 comments

  14. Hot Stove New York/New Jersey Hockey Quiz

    See how much you know about the history of the local hockey franchises. The answers will be posted tomorrow. 1. What year did the Rangers debut? 2. Before the Devils moved to New Jersey, they played in two other locations...

    Hot Stove New York Written by Hot Stove New York about almost 6 years ago 56 reads 0 comments

  15. Rangers Rebound Against the Islanders

    Yes, the Rangers can play well - when they choose to. Tom Renney sat them down and gave them a speech about applying themselves, working hard, and not ruining the family name or they won’t get into college and will end up wasting their lives...

    Hot Stove New York Written by Hot Stove New York about almost 6 years ago 70 reads 1 comments

  16. The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly: Giants vs. Vikings

    The Giants had nothing to play for in this game, played most of the second half with backups, and still almost pulled out a win against the desperate Vikings (though with Chicago’s ...

    Hot Stove New York Written by Hot Stove New York about almost 7 years ago 761 reads 0 comments

  17. New York Rangers Fall to the New Jersey Devils

    The Rangers lost their third game in a row, falling to the Devils, 4-2. And in those three games they’ve managed to lose three different ways. They outplayed San Jose, but just couldn’t score enough...

    Hot Stove New York Written by Hot Stove New York about almost 7 years ago 118 reads 2 comments

  18. Hot Stove Player of the Week: Derrick Ward

    The word "hero" gets thrown around a lot these days, so during this time of year, when we’re thinking of family and friends, it’s always good to pay tribute to the real heroes of our country—professional athletes...

    Hot Stove New York Written by Hot Stove New York about 6 years ago 55 reads 0 comments

  19. Hot Stove Crazy Guys of New York Quiz Answers

    Here are the answers to yesterday’s quiz. 1. In 1976, Dock Ellis hit Baltimore’s Reggie Jackson in the face as revenge for the 1971 All-Star game home run the outfielder hit off him...

    Hot Stove New York Written by Hot Stove New York about 6 years ago 116 reads 0 comments

  20. I'd Rather Get Beat Up In An Alley—Santa, Please Help!

    Dear Santa, I know it’s last minute but this year I’ve got a really improtant wish I need to add to my list. Actually, I need you to put it at the top...

    Hot Stove New York Written by Hot Stove New York about 6 years ago 63 reads 1 comments

  21. Hot Stove Crazy Guys of New York Quiz

    Crazy. Angry. Drunk. Misunderstood. Just plain nuts. Just in time for Christmas here’s a quiz about some of the slightly off-kilter (or slightly insane) characters who have played in New York...

    Hot Stove New York Written by Hot Stove New York about 6 years ago 141 reads 2 comments

  22. Fantasy Basketball's Week Seven Pickups

    Guards Aaron Brooks (Rockets)- Brooks averaged 15 points, five rebounds, five assists, and 1.3 steals in three games last week. He also shot 45 percent from the field and 91 percent from the free throw line...

    Hot Stove New York Written by Hot Stove New York about 6 years ago 227 reads 0 comments

  23. Fantasy Football's Week 17 Pickups

    Running Backs Fred Jackson (Bills)- RB Marshawn Lynch left the game in the second quarter with a shoulder injury which allowed Jackson to total 113 yards of offense against the Broncos...

    Hot Stove New York Written by Hot Stove New York about 6 years ago 541 reads 0 comments

  24. Giants-Panthers: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

    Wow, what a game. If this is an NFC Championship Game preview, sign me up. Of course, the Giants have to get there first, but after the last two games, this 34-28 come-from-behind, resilient victory was a good start to get back to where they were...

    Hot Stove New York Written by Hot Stove New York about 6 years ago 167 reads 0 comments

  25. New York Rangers Analysis: 20 Things We Learned from the California Trip

    1. The Rangers can win on the West Coast. 2. The Rangers can play a good all-around game and win (in Anaheim). 3. They can play terribly, only to be saved by their goalie (Steve Valiquette), and still win (in LA)...

    Hot Stove New York Written by Hot Stove New York about 6 years ago 164 reads 1 comments