1. NBA Fantasy Pickups: Nov. 16-22

    Week 4 (Nov. 16-22) Teams playing four games: Atlanta, Charlotte, Cleveland, Detroit, Houston, Indiana, Miami, Milwaukee, New Orleans, Oklahoma City, Orlando, Portland, Toronto Teams playing ...

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  2. The New York Week That Was (11/13/09)

    The Yankees win the World Series and as soon as you can say the words “Johnny Damon wants a four-year contract,” the rest of the New York–area teams go down the tubes...

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  3. Week 4 Pickups

    Guards Toney Douglas (Knicks): Douglas scored a career high 23 points in 36 minutes vs. the Hawks on Wednesday. He scored 16 and 21 points in his previous two games and has made nine three-pointers on the season...

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  4. Six Reasons Why the New York Knicks are Bad

    1. Head Coach Mike D’Antoni has assembled four different starting lineups in nine games. 2. Their opponents have scored over 100+ points in every game but one (Jazz) 3...

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  5. There Will Be No Thrill-as….. Without Godzilla

    The 2009 Worlds Series had a few firsts’ happen. A full-time designated hitter won the MVP award for the first time. A 1960 record for most RBI’s r, with the nickname Godzilla, won his first World Series ring ...

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  6. New York Rangers: From Godsends to God Help Us

    Eighteen games into the Rangers’ season and this is what we’ve seen so far: the effort comes and goes, the scoring comes and goes, the forecheck comes and goes, the backchecking comes and goes and the defense comes and goes...

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  7. Giants-Chargers: New York Loses Must-Win Game

    What do you do when you lose a self-proclaimed must-win game? The Giants did just that yesterday, wrenching defeat from the jaws of victory...

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  8. NBA Fantasy Basketball: Week Three Pickups

    Teams Playing Four Games Dallas, Golden State, Houston, L.A. Clippers, Minnesota, New Orleans, Oklahoma City, Philadelphia, Phoenix, Portland, Toronto, and Utah Teams Playing Three Games ...

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  9. Week 2 Observations

    1. Joakim Noah and Roy Hibbert are fantasy forces: Noah is seventh in the league in rebounding with 11 per game. He is also sixth in blocks with 2.3 per game and is shooting 60% from the field...

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  10. The New York Week that Was (World Series Edition)

    Finally! The waiting is over! After nine long years without a title, the Yankees are champs once again. Nobody suffers like the Yankee faithful...

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  11. Baseball's Captain: Why Derek Jeter Deserves to Be MVP

    In Major League Baseball, the MVP award goes out at the end of the regular season. It goes to the athlete who has stood out as being the most valuable, above all the rest...

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  12. What Happened to the New York Giants?

    The Giants’ transformation from an elite NFL team to ineffectual mediocrity is astounding. Against the Saints, the defense was the culprit; against the Cardinals, it was the offense; but ...

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  13. NBA Fantasy Basketball: Week One Observations

    Here are five things worth noting in week one. 1) Carmelo Anthony Is Playing Like the MVP Melo leads the NBA in scoring with 37.7 points per game and has scored at least 40 points in two straight games...

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  14. NBA Week Two: Fantasy Pickups

    Teams playing four games: Atlanta, Boston, Denver, Detroit, L.A. Lakers, Memphis, Minnesota, New Jersey, New Orleans, New York, Orlando, Phoenix, Sacramento, Utah, Washington Teams playing ...

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  15. The Best That New York Sports Has to Offer

    All anybody’s talking about in the New York area is the Islanders’ first regulation win over the Rangers (though Jimmy Rollins predicted it on Monday)...

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  16. Rangers-Coyotes: New York Wins One for "The Big Whistle"

    The Rangers ended their three-game losing streak by beating Phoenix last night, 5-2, winning the game for former Ranger announcer Bill “The Big Whistle” Chadwick. “We’re dedicating our season to the announcing legend...

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  17. Fantasy Basketball: Week One pickups

    Week One (Oct. 26-Nov. 1) Teams playing four games: Boston, Cleveland, L.A. Clippers, Portland Teams playing three games: Atlanta, Charlotte, Chicago, Dallas, Denver, Detroit, Houston, L...

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  18. How Good Are the Giants?

    Ok, that’s two bad games in a row. Last week in New Orleans the defense was the culprit, and last night the offense lost the game for the Giants...

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  19. Fantasy Basketball Round Eight

    Here's a look at my 85-96 picks. 85. John Salmons 86. Blake Griffin 87. Wilson Chandler 88. James Harden 89. Andre Miller (me) 90. Tyrus Thomas 91. Mike Conley 92. O.J. Mayo 93. Ron Artest 94...

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  20. Hot Stove New York's Fantasy Basketball: Round Seven

    73. Andrew Bogut 74. Kevin Love 75. J.R Smith 76. Lou Williams 77. Anthony Randolph 78. Stephen Jackson 79. Eric Gordon 80. Jeff Green (my pick) 81. Fransico Garcia 82. T.J Ford 83...

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  21. The New York Week That Was (10/23/09)

    It was a brutal week for the New York football teams, as the Giants got killed and the Jets fell to lowly Buffalo and lost Kris Jenkins for the rest of the season. Even the hockey teams mixed in some debacles with a few wins...

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  22. Fantasy Basketball: Round Six

    61. Thaddeus Young 62. Ben Gordon 63. Mo Williams 64. Trevor Ariza 65. Andrea Bargnani 66. Charlie Villanueva 67. Manu Ginobili 68. Ray Allen 69. Emeka Okafor 70. Zach Randolph 71. Luis Scola 72...

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  23. Fantasy Basketball Draft: Round Five

    49. Shawn Marion 50. Rashard Lewis 51. Marcus Camby 52. Baron Davis 53. Boris Diaw 54. Andrew Bynum 55. Mehmet Okur 56. Rudy Gay (me) 57. Jason Terry 58. Michael Redd 59. Al Horford 60...

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  24. John Tortorella Can See Into the Future

    In the midst of the Rangers’ seven-game winning streak, head coach John Tortorella stated, “We’re teetering on going the wrong way here.” And man, was he right...

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  25. Fantasy Basketball Draft: Round Four

     Pick 37: Nene Pick 38: Kevin Martin Pick 39: Gerald Wallace Pick 40: Al Harrington Pick 41: Troy Murphy Pick 42: Antawn Jamison Pick 43: Jameer Nelson Pick 44: Russel Westbrook Pick ...

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