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Nets host the league’s most notable stars with Kyrie in the line-up

A road game against the Philadelphia 76ers last night, the Milwaukee Bucks at Barclays on Saturday.

The Knicks are taking small steps of improvement under Mike Miller

The Knicks are getting better. However, their progress, assessed either through the prism of numbers or the eye test, has not moved them much from the bottom rungs of the NBA and they remain widely separated from the top playoff ...

Business as usual as Black NFL coaches are snubbed

Being hired as an NFL head coach by billionaire owners in far too many instances is certainly not a meritocratic exercise.

Beloved New York City basketball figure John Purcell passes away

The phrase basketball legend is often misused. In the case of John “Butch” Purcell, it is a label that is exceedingly appropriate.

Savary works to diversify skating

When the U.S. Figure Skating Championships get underway next week, there will be only two African American skaters in the competition, senior ladies competitor Starr Andrews and senior men’s competitor Emmanuel Savary.

Liberty names new head coach

To say the last two seasons have been rough for the New York Liberty is an understatement. One of the WNBA’s original franchises played home games in Westchester, far from its NYC roots and many of its fans.

Hiring rules don’t seem to be that helpful for Black head coaches

Just as poor on-field officiating confounds football fans, there’s a contingency of those who are confounded about the hiring process of NFL owners, and continue to question its fairness for its minority candidates.

Remember those Titans, but you can’t forget those Chiefs

It’s Week 20 of the NFL 2019-2020 season. The AFC and NFC championships.

Irving trying to get back on the court, off the sidelines

The president’s State of the Union Address is scheduled for next month.

The jury is out on the Giants’ impending hire of Joe Judge

As of early yesterday morning (Wednesday), the Giants had not made a formal announcement as to who they had hired to fill their head coaching vacancy.

Scoring has become a challenge—will home games provide some relief?

Maybe the month of January can bring some relief to the Brooklyn Nets.

Knicks welcome a return home after rough West Coast trip

As expected, the Knicks’ six-day, four-game road trip against Western Conference opponents didn’t yield favorable results

Rider guard garnering national attention

Guard Stella Johnson has her eye on the prize—a MAAC championship and a trip to the NCAA Tournament. “Getting that MAAC ring is one thing I’ve been chasing since I stepped on campus,” said Johnson, a senior at Rider University ...

Andrews brings more mature style to national championships

When Starr Andrews takes to the ice at the 2020 U.S. Figure Skating Championships, she is determined to show the audience a more sophisticated style.

QB greats Rodgers and Wilson face off in the NFC divisional round

Aaron Rodgers and Russell Wilson are two of the best quarterbacks of this generation. Both will someday be inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame.

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