Moses Malone, NBA legend, dies

Basketball legend Moses Malone died on Sunday, according to the Philadelphia 76ers.

Serena’s quest to win Grand Slam continues at semifinals

Serena Williams defeated sister Venus 6-2, 1-6, 6-3

Liberty clinch first in the East

A 75-71 victory over the Minnesota Lynx Sunday evening allowed the New York Liberty to clinch the No. 1 seed in the Eastern Conference for the first time since 2002.

Giants hope to end playoff drought

As the Giants engage in the final preparations for their 2015-16 season opener versus the Dallas Cowboys on the road this Sunday night (8:30 p.m.), to date, the parts indeed equal the sum.

Jets will have an early test regarding their future

Though they are filled with optimism, a sense and spirit of newness, the season is not an open field for “Gang Green,” who were 4-12 last season.

Also straight outta Compton: Tennis champs Venus, Serena Williams

Raul Montez fondly remembers two polite slender girls holding tennis rackets and their father carrying a bucket of balls past his corner taco stand on Compton Boulevard.

Robert Ayers knows not a soul in the NFL will shed a tear for him

New York Giants defensive end Robert Ayers knows that in the unforgiving world of the NFL, no one is shedding a tear for him or any other injured player.

Jets coach Todd Bowles has firm grip on team

Someone should give Kanye West a copy of New York Jets first-year head coach Todd Bowles’ press conference for pointers on being concise, being fluid and getting to the point.

Serena draws sellout crowd on US Open opening night

New York Mayor Bill de Blasio was in attendance for the opening night ceremony on day one of the U.S. Open

Liberty headed tot he playoffs

It has been a banner week for the New York Liberty. Last Friday’s home court win over the Minnesota Lynx secured the Liberty its first trip to the playoffs since 2012. A victory the next day over the Connecticut Sun ...

David Dinkins Tennis Club for Kids names park after Althea Gibson

Former Mayor David Dinkins names tennis club after a tennis great.

Memories of Harlem’s Esplanade Gardens

Going back several decades, Esplanade Gardens was one of Harlem’s most active enclaves for positive and engaging youth activities.

U.S. Open 2015: Serena Williams breezes to 'bizarre' first round win

Serena Williams blasted through her first-round match at the U.S. Open -- the final grand slam of 2015 -- to edge to within just seven wins of a rare calendar-year slam.

Liberty gunning for playoff spot that’s in sight

The Liberty returned to Madison Square Garden last Friday night intent on claiming victory.

Jets hosted more than 1,200 on Youth Football Day

The New York Jets welcomed more than 1,200 young football players during training camp at the Atlantic Health Jets Training Center