Zion ready for his pro Garden debut and what could have been

It’s easy to envision Zion Williamson in a Knicks uniform, running the Madison Square Garden floor like an elite NFL tight end and soaring above the rim with the elevation of a world class high jumper.

The Giants await the dynamic Kyler Murray and the Cardinals

Judging by the eye test, the Giants aren’t playoff caliber. An analysis of fundamental statistics affirms that empirical view as they are ranked 20th in the NFL overall in total offense and 28th in defense in the 32-team league.

The Nets prepare for their opening, but the past won’t go away

It should be over. Just a memory. Some photos, some jet lag, and lots of stats and coach’s notes from last week’s two preseason games in the People’s Republic of China against the Los Angeles Lakers to help them prepare ...

Pirates and Red Storm rev up for college season

The WNBA season officially ended last Thursday when the Washington Mystics defeated the Connecticut Sun 89–78 to win their first WNBA Championship.

Local athletes excel at World Championships

The 2019 IAAF World Athletics Championships (track and field) were held earlier this month in Doha, Qatar.

Former skater showcases FSH in photography show

On Oct. 13, photographer Flo Ngala’s exhibit “Harlem Ice: The Selects Folder” opened to great enthusiasm at the Compère Collective Gallery in Brooklyn. Ngala, 24, a lifelong Harlem resident, spent more than 10 years as a member of Figure Skating ...

The Shadow League holds its sixth annual awards ceremony

The Shadow League, an online platform covering topics encompassing sports and culture, held its sixth annual Shadow League Awards last Thursday at The Edison Ballroom Rooftop in Manhattan.

38th annual 10K Run and 5K Walk

There was no sleeping in last Sunday morning for participants in Brooklyn’s 38th annual 10K Run and 5K Walk held in the Bedford-Stuyvesant neighborhood of Brooklyn.

Darnold is back—the Jets can now resume their season

New York Jets quarterback Sam Darnold is back. Darnold has been medically cleared to play football again after missing the Jets’ last three games due to mononucleosis.

Daniel Jones’ education intensifies against the Patriots

Coming into last Sunday’s game versus the Minnesota Vikings, Giants rookie quarterback Daniel Jones had exceeded the expectations of many skeptics—this writer among them—who questioned whether he was worthy of being drafted with the No. 6 overall pick out of ...

James embraces new challenges

The 2018–19 figure skating season was a whirlwind of firsts for three-time Olympian Vanessa James, who represents France. She and longtime pairs partner Morgan Ciprès won their first-ever Grand Prix events, Grand Prix Final and European Championship.

WNBA Finals tied at 2–2

After winning on the road last week and tying WNBA Finals at 1–1, the Connecticut Sun looked to finish things out on home court, but the Washington Mystics weren’t having it. Despite being in pain, Elena Delle Donne returned to ...

New look Knicks aspire to establish a positive identity

The Knicks opened their season—albeit preseason—on Monday with a 104-99 win against the Washington Wizards on the road.

Controversy engulfs Nets on trip to China

It was scheduled with the best of intentions.

The Yankees wait as other playoff teams battle to advance

MLB schedulers were scrambling late last night and all day today (Thursday), putting together the ALCS and NLCS schedule to complete the next round of Major League Baseball’s post season.