While the Nets take a few days off, the Atlantic 10 men's basketball tournament will keep the Barclays Center warm starting tomorrow. Like the Nets, the A-10's annual event to decide which school gets the conference's automatic bid into the NCAA Tournament comes to Brooklyn from New Jersey, having occupied the Atlantic City boardwalk since 2007. Fans and alumni of Fordham University are already... » more
The Seahawks have traded for Vikings receiver Percy Harvin for draft picks, according to multiple reports.
Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk reports that the trade includes Seattle giving up its first round pick, No. 25 overall, in this year's draft, and that the 24-year-old Harvin will receive a new deal in Seattle.
According to Jay Glazer of Fox Sports, Seattle is also giving up a 2013... » more
The Big East tournament tips off Tuesday at Madison Square Garden in what will surely be a grand finale for the conference as we know it. Syracuse and Pittsburgh are heading to the ACC this summer, while Notre Dame also could join them this year and Louisville will follow in 2014. Rutgers exits next year to join the Big Ten. And seven schools - Georgetown, Marquette, Villanova, Providence, St. John's,... » more
Tiger Woods won his second tournament of the year in convincing fashion with a two-stroke victory at the Cadillac Championship at Doral, closing with a one-under-par 71 in the final round Sunday.
World number two Woods finished with a 19-under-par total for the tournament. Runner-up Steve Stricker shot 68 Sunday.
Phil Mickelson, Adam Scott, Sergio Garcia and Graeme McDowell were tied... » more
The Broncos have shown interest in Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis, according to ESPN.com.
Denver feels it has a window of opportunity to win now with quarterback Peyton Manning, ESPN said, but they have a need at the cornerback position.
The Jets, meanwhile, are approaching their first "artificial deadline," the report said. If the team doesn't trade Revis, who has one year... » more
The World Baseball Classic has been going all week. But for many here in the good ol' USA., the tournament really kicks off Friday when R.A. Dickey takes the ball for Team USA against Mexico as part of Pool D play. They'll follow with matchups against Italy on Saturday and Canada on Sunday. For those who aren't up-to-date on the U.S. roster, here's a breakdown of each position.
Starters Ross... » more
Could Wes Welker join the Jets this offseason? KC Joyner of ESPN Insider thinks it's not a bad fit, but not a likely one, either.
The longtime New England wide receiver will test free agent waters beginning next week.
Joyner listed five teams that make sense for Welker other than the Patriots - the Lions, Seahawks, Eagles, Buccaneers and Jets. Though he calls the Jets the "least... » more
The 49ers are not a likely to pursue Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis' services, according to Chris Mortensen of ESPN.
A source described the team's interest via text message as ".001 on a scale of 1-10," according to the report.
San Francisco is reportedly hesitant to pursue the four-time Pro Bowl selection due to a combination of the high cost of his contract, recent ACL injury... » more
When Mets general manager Sandy Alderson openly mocks his own outfield, he doesn't give Mets fans much reason to remain upbeat about players such as Lucas Duda and Kirk Nieuwenhuis. But the outfielders at Shea Stadium and Citi Field haven't always been such a joke. Here's a look at the team's best-ever players in left, center and right, as well as two wild cards. (Mets years in parentheses
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Carmelo Anthony is battling against Kevin Durant for the NBA's scoring lead. If the Knicks star can beat out the Thunder forward by season's end, he'll become just the second player in team history to lead the league in points per game. Here's a look at the five players with the highest single-season averages in a Knicks uniform. (Best season in parentheses)
1. Bernard King (32.9 ppg in 1984-85)... » more