Jets in a flying mood after wins over the Giants and Dallas

The New York Jets are playing with a somewhat amended but shared theme to close out the fourth quarter of this 2015-16 NFL season.

With the coming release of ‘Concussion,’ what is the future of American football?

From Pop Warner through the professional ranks, football is far and away the most popular sport in America.

Some alterations may be needed in Brooklyn

Over the past week, the Brooklyn Nets have hosted native New Yorkers Lance Stevenson (L.A. Clippers), Tobias Harris and Channing Frye (Orlando Magic) and former Net, Paul Pierce (L.A. Clippers). Kevin Garnett (Minnesota Timberwolves) visits Sunday and Deron Williams (Dallas ...

Giants brace for Cam Newton after big win in Miami

Has there ever been more drama this late in an NFL season involving three teams that have collectively lost more than 50 percent of their games?

Queens College enters national rankings

When Elizabeth Naumovski became head women’s basketball coach at Queens College, winning was a rare thing.

Daniel Jacobs made it an early evening for Peter Quillin

It only took Daniel “Miracle Man” Jacobs 85 seconds, a little less than a half a round to change Peter “Kid Chocolate” Quillin’s undefeated record of 32-0-1 to 32-1-1 Saturday night at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center.

Jets win statement game, beating Giants on their shared field

Were the New York Jets and Giants concerned about their rivalry, about bragging rights or just about winning a game and making the playoffs?

Giants prove they’re not a fourth quarter team at crunch time

Having held fourth quarter leads in 10 of their 12 games this season, the Giants once again proved to be apathetic to prosperity, squandering an advantage for the fifth time this past Sunday in a head­-scratching 23-­20 overtime loss to ...

Nets were in a holiday mood after taking down Houston

Winning games or a game can totally change the mood in a struggling team’s locker room.

Nets showing improvement, struggling to win games

The Brooklyn Nets, currently 5-13, are near the bottom of the Eastern Conference standings.

Knicks’ tough defense becoming their calling card

Knicks' are using their tough defense this NBA season.

Giants fail to seize the moment in Washington

This past Sunday, the Giants lost against Washington.

Todd Bowles returning his team to the early days of the season

It was like old times, back during the first five games of the NFL 2015-16 season, when the New York Jets were winning games.

Local D-I teams fight for supremacy

It's early, but the story is already being told as to what kind of season NY-NJ Division I women's basketball team will be having.

Jets coach Todd Bowles seeking consistency from team

Jets coach Todd Bowles must ask himself critically, “Where Do We Go From Here?”