Yankees remaining schedule brings hope for a playoff spot

The New York Yankees, struggling to gain and maintain ground in the playoff race the past few weeks, matched their season high on Tuesday night, hitting five home runs in a 7-2 win over the Baltimore Orioles to increase their ...

Seton Hall volleyball on seven-match winning streak

Seton Hall University volleyball coach Allison Yaeger said she was optimistic heading into this season.

Injuries already shaping the projected outcome of the NFL season

The NFL injury rate was significantly more pronounced last season than it had been in recent years. According to nflfastR, a website which describes it as “a set of functions to efficiently scrape NFL play-by-play data,” the league saw a ...

Resilient Mets fight to stay in the playoff chase

The Mets are admirably battling to stay in the National League playoff race.

The Liberty show improvement as the regular season comes to a close

Despite four players scoring in double figures—Betnijah Laney, Natasha Howard, Sami Whitcomb and Sabrina Ionescu—and what coach Walt Hopkins described as definite improvements, the New York Liberty suffered a heartbreaking one-point loss to the Dallas Wings, 77–76 on Saturday.

After a rough opener, the Jets focus on Sunday’s home debut

This Sunday will be the home debut of the Jets rookie quarterback Zach Wilson and first-year head coach Robert Saleh at MetLife Stadium when they go up against the New England Patriots, an AFC East opponent whose dominance of two ...

The Giants face Washington in Week 2 after a loss to the Broncos

The Giants’ 2021 regular season opener looked similar to many of their games in 2020.

Medvedev and Raducanu breakthrough for titles at the US Open

Daniil Medvedev and Emma Raducanu became first time Grand Slam winners by capturing the men’s and women’s titles respectively at the 2021 US Open last weekend. The 25-year-old, No. 2 seed Medvedev defeated No. 1 seed Novak Djokovic, 6-4, 6-4, ...

Former All-Pros making impact at HBCUs

There are at least 13 former pro athletes coaching football or men’s basketball at an HBCU, with seven hired since 2019.

Urgent Yankees labor in the heat of the playoff race

The Yankees’ 5-1 loss to the Toronto Blue Jays on Tuesday night in the Bronx epitomized their inconsistent season and was cause for concern as pitching ace Gerrit Cole left the game in the fourth inning with left hamstring tightness.

Fresh faces and established stars move into latter stages of the US Open

This year’s staging of the US Open tennis tournament hasn’t been favorable for American players.

The 2020 Paralympics illuminated the pure spirit of sports

USA Basketball’s Men’s and Women’s National Teams, led by NBA and WNBA stars respectively, weren’t the only United States hoops squads to win gold in Tokyo, Japan this summer.

With resolve and rejuvenated bats, the Mets battle back into the playoff hunt

They are not quite the 1969 Miracle Mets, but there does seem to be a touch of divine intervention with this season’s team.

NJ’s Lindsay Thorngren skated to first international win

Last month, figure skater Lindsay Thorngren, who trains in Montclair, New Jersey, skated to a decisive first-place finish at the ISU Junior Grand Prix event in Courchevel, France. Despite the challenges of the past 18 months, she has managed to ...

Fighting for the playoffs, the Liberty face a six-game losing streak

This week, the New York Liberty has some down time before traveling to Texas to face the Dallas Wings on Saturday. This nine-day break between games gives the team time to practice, iron out issues and focus on making the ...