Andrei Vasilevskiy is Something Special

Philadelphia -- I’m not basing this opinion off his first NHL victory over the Philadelphia Flyers. In a 3-1 win he stopped 23 of 24 shots. I...

Andrei Vasilevskiy   Steve Stamkos   Jonathan Drouin   Brett Connolly   NHL

When It Was Just a Game with a Different Name

Next fall my WHEN IT WAS JUST A GAME will be taking center stage. As promised, for those of you who are interested in excerpts, sneak previews...

Dr Harvey Frommer   NFL   Frank Gifford   New York Giants

The 2015 World Junior Championships Are Coming

As you know we’ve always had coverage of this event and this year will be no exception. For starters on “Off The Post” we scratched the surface...

Team Canada   Team USA   2015 World Junior Championships   Aaron Ekblad

Changing The Game Book Review

Changing the Game is a book that covers the history of NHL expansion. It’s happened a few times, the two in my lifetime were in 1967, 1970,...

New York Rangters   New York Islanders   Philadelphia Flyers. NHL

Hockey's Roots Go Way Back

The National Hockey League seasons come and go. There is always a lot of excitement due to various changes in rules, new players, etc. But the...

Hockey   NHL   Sport   Dr. Harvey Frommer

Boxer Jonathan Banks Has a Dual Talent

Boxer Jonathan Banks is set to fight Antonio Tarver (30-6, 21 KOs) in a heavyweight bout on Dec 11th on ESPN. This will be a 10-round slugfest...

Jonathan Banks   Wladimir Klitschko.   Antonio Tarver   ESPN   Boxing

COUNTDOWN TO THE 2015 BRIDGESTONE NHL WINTER CLASSIC

Chicago Blackhawks and Washington Capitals to Face Off Outdoors at Nationals Park in Washington, D.C. on New Year’s Day  Month-Long Celebration...

Pierre-Édouard Bellemare Player Profile

As an NHL fan, I was lucky enough to get the opportunity to talk to 29-year-old Pierre-Édouard Bellemare of the Philadelphia Flyers. Bellemare ...

Pierre-Édouard Bellemare   Philadelphia Flyers   Hockey   NHL   Sweden

Game Changer Wearable Tech for Basketball Now Available for Purchase

ShotTracker, a device that analyzes and measures shooting skills, is now shipping and filling orders Overland Park, KS—November 19, 2014—...

Shottracker   NBA   APP   Shirt   Basketball

FORTY-TWO TOP PLAYERS NAMED FOR INAUGURAL CWHL ALL-STAR GAME AT AIR CANADA CENTRE IN TORONTO

TORONTO, Ont. – The Canadian Women’s Hockey League is thrilled to announce the 42 players selected to face off in the first-ever CWHL All-Star...

Meghan Duggan   Brianna Decker   Natalie Spooner   CWHl   Hillary Knight

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The Gamers Stat - The Ultimate Gamers Quantifier

Fantasy Baseball has slowly but surely captured the American Pastime frenzy. We can hear the talk on the subways, the hallways, the office, the...

Gamers Stat   Fantasy Baseball. Baseball   Hot Stove

Hot Stove Reading, Remembering Yankee Stadium: Fifties

The 2014 baseball season belongs to history as do so many others. Now as we move into winter, it’s time for hot stove news and talk and...

Hot Stove Reading   Dr. Harvey Frommer   Monte Irvin   Eddie Lopat   Joe DiMaggio

The Only Real Game Tugs At The Heartstrings Review Updated

Director Mirra Bank has created something very special. She manages to show how baseball can make the people of Manipur, India, feel hopeful in...

Remembering the First World Series: Pittsburgh Pirates versus Boston Americans

With the 2014 World Series in full swing, with all the hype and hoopla in the air, a flashback to an earlier and more innocent time in national...

Dr. Harvey Frommer   Boston Americans   Baseball. World Series

Blown Opportunity Will Be Tigers’ Epitaph

This season is a failure for the Tigers. This year is no different than the last four years when they couldn’t win a championship. There’s no...

Detroit Tigers   Baltimore Orioles   Brad Ausmus   baseball

Take It From the Pros ­How Wood Bats Make You A Better Hitter

In the game of baseball, learning how to become the best possible hitter is of the highest importance. It is a known fact in the baseball world...

Gordon Beckham   Wood Bats   Metal Bats   University of Georgia   baseball

Ausmus puts Tigers in position to fail

It’s easy to blame Joba Chamberlain and Joakim Soria for letting Game 2 get away from the Tigers. They struggled for the second playoff game in...

Buck Showalter   Brad Ausmus   tigers   Orioles   Joba Chamberlain

Now Or Never For The Detroit Tigers

The Tigers dealt with pressure all year when it came to winning the AL Central. There were fans panicking when the Tigers were struggling...

Detroit Tigers   MLB   Manny Machado   Miguel Cabrera

Royals Show A’s How To Win In Postseason

Athletics general manager Billy Beane invented the game of baseball by using analytics to build a team that other general managers use now to...

Billy Beane   Ned Yost   Oakland A's   Kansas City Royals

The Called Shot - October 1, 1932

           A heavier, slower and older Babe Ruth had much more to prove in 1932. And prove he did! Batting .341, driving in 137 runs, slugging...

Babe Ruth   Yankees   MLB   Called Shot. Harvey Frommer

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When It Was Just a Game with a Different Name

Next fall my WHEN IT WAS JUST A GAME will be taking center stage. As promised, for those of you who are interested in excerpts, sneak previews...

Dr Harvey Frommer   NFL   Frank Gifford   New York Giants

The Time Has Come to Fire Rex Ryan Now

The Jets didn’t fire Rex Ryan this afternoon, and that shouldn’t shock anyone. It’s hard to believe Jets owner Woody Johnson would fire his...

New York Jets   NFL   Rex Ryan   Geno Smith

For His Own Good, Welker Should Retire

There should be concerns about Wes Welker after he suffered a concussion on Saturday night after a hit by Texans safety D.J. Swearinger. This...

Wes Welker   NFL. Concussions   football

Who Will Host The Super Bowl XLIX Halftime Show?

While NFL teams play exhibition games a lot of people are talking about who will be the halftime talent for Super Bowl XLIX? Rather than...

Miley Cyrus   Weid Al Yankovic   Taylor Swift   Coldplay   Super Bowl XLIX

PRO FOOTBALL HALL OF FAME NAMES 16W MARKETING “BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT AGENCY OF RECORD”

Rutherford, NJ (July 30, 2014) – The Pro Football Hall of Fame (PFHOF) and 16W Marketing today announced a multi-year partnership agreement in...

NFL   football   Pro Football Hall of Fame

Remembering the First Super Bowl (From the Vault)

”The most fun thing was watching the development of the Super Bowl because the game is what it’s all about. I really felt a high at every Super...

Harvey Frommer   Lamar Hunt   Super Bowl 1   Remembering the First Super Bowl

New Coaching Has Jets Offensive Line Shining

After last season’s debacle the New York Jets fired their offensive line coach and elevated Mike Devlin as the Tight Ends/Assistant...

New York Jets   Geno Smith   Ron Heller   Mike Devlin   Nick Mangold

Why Hazing Isn't Acceptable

I was bullied as a kid in elementary school, junior high school and high schools. It wasn’t a fun experience, and I still think about these...

NFL   Richie Incognito   Antrel Rolle   Jonathan Martin   Miami Dolphins

Rex Ryan Has Earned a New Contract

Give Rex Ryan his due. He has done a great job getting the most out of his roster as Jets head coach, and it’s good enough for the Jets to be 5...

New York Jets   Rex Ryan   NFL   football

Reggie Bush Tours Detroit in the Red Bull Van

Last week, Reggie Bush stopped by Lafayette Coney Dog in Detroit, the famed downtown Motor City fast food joint, where he threw on a staff...

NFL   Reggie Bush   Detroit Lions   Red Bull

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Andrei Vasilevskiy is Something Special

Philadelphia -- I’m not basing this opinion off his first NHL victory over the Philadelphia Flyers. In a 3-1 win he stopped 23 of 24 shots. I... Tags:

Andrei Vasilevskiy   Steve Stamkos   Jonathan Drouin   Brett Connolly   NHL

The 2015 World Junior Championships Are Coming

As you know we’ve always had coverage of this event and this year will be no exception. For starters on “Off The Post” we scratched the surface... Tags:

Team Canada   Team USA   2015 World Junior Championships   Aaron Ekblad

Changing The Game Book Review

Changing the Game is a book that covers the history of NHL expansion. It’s happened a few times, the two in my lifetime were in 1967, 1970,... Tags:

New York Rangters   New York Islanders   Philadelphia Flyers. NHL

Hockey's Roots Go Way Back

The National Hockey League seasons come and go. There is always a lot of excitement due to various changes in rules, new players, etc. But the... Tags:

Hockey   NHL   Sport   Dr. Harvey Frommer

COUNTDOWN TO THE 2015 BRIDGESTONE NHL WINTER CLASSIC

Chicago Blackhawks and Washington Capitals to Face Off Outdoors at Nationals Park in Washington, D.C. on New Year’s Day  Month-Long Celebration...

Pierre-Édouard Bellemare Player Profile

As an NHL fan, I was lucky enough to get the opportunity to talk to 29-year-old Pierre-Édouard Bellemare of the Philadelphia Flyers. Bellemare ... Tags:

Pierre-Édouard Bellemare   Philadelphia Flyers   Hockey   NHL   Sweden

Wayne Gretzky Revelations

A few night’s ago Upper Deck celebrated their 25th anniversary of making hockey cards, at the Hockey Hall of Fame, and the special guest of... Tags:

Wayne Gretzky   Hockey Hall of Fame   Hockey   Kelly Chase   Gordie Howe

Natalie Spooner — A Veteran on A Younger Squad

There are very few businesses where somebody at the age of 24 is considered old, or older, but experienced is more like it and right now as she... Tags:

Natalie Spooner   4 Nations Cup   Hockey   CWHl   Ohio State Univeristy

Aaron Ekblad - - Best 18-Year-Old Defenseman I’ve Ever Seen

Philadelphia — Remember this first sentence. I’m not saying he’s Bobby Orr. I didn’t see a young Orr. I saw him from 1972 on. Brian Leetch was... Tags:

Aaron Ekblad   2014 NHL Draft   Florida Panthers   Hockey   Wayne Simmonds

Brianna Decker - - Manages to Have Fun Playing At The Highest Level

Brianna Decker is a tremendous competitor. Whether she’s playing for Team USA in a big tournament or she’s playing for the Boston Blades of the... Tags:

Brianna Decker   Hillary Knight   USA Hockey   Four Nations Tournament   CWHl

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Game Changer Wearable Tech for Basketball Now Available for Purchase

ShotTracker, a device that analyzes and measures shooting skills, is now shipping and filling orders Overland Park, KS—November 19, 2014—...

Shottracker   NBA   APP   Shirt   Basketball

FORTY-TWO TOP PLAYERS NAMED FOR INAUGURAL CWHL ALL-STAR GAME AT AIR CANADA CENTRE IN TORONTO

TORONTO, Ont. – The Canadian Women’s Hockey League is thrilled to announce the 42 players selected to face off in the first-ever CWHL All-Star...

Meghan Duggan   Brianna Decker   Natalie Spooner   CWHl   Hillary Knight

Basketball Flashback: Celebrating the New York Renaissance Five

Better known as the "Rens," the New York Renaissance Five was the first all-black professional basketball team. They existed before the Harlem...

Dr. Harvey Frommer   New York Renaissance Five   Hoops

Former Miami Heat Player, Mark Strickland and Friends Host All-Star Basebaketball Kids Camp

 MIAMI  – Warren Henry Auto Group, South Florida’s premier luxury auto group, will sponsor an interactive All-Star Basketball Kids Camp ...

Mark Strickland   Miami Heat   Basketball Camp   Dennis Rodman   Udonis Haslem

Embiid Showed Improved Health At the NBA Rookie Photo Shoot

Tarrytown, New York — Joel Embiid was drafted 3rd overall and he showed off some skills, with a boot, at the NBA Rookie Photo Shoot. While...

Joel Embiid   2014 NBA Rookie Photo Shoot   NBA   Basketball   Andrew Wiggins

Dr. Harvey Frommer --Tales from NBA Draft History -- (From the Vault)

The NBA draft of 2014 is all the rage. And in many ways the hype, ballyhoo and hoopla thus year seems more than ever. There has been the pre-...

Hoop Names and How They Got That Way Part 1

With the basketball season upon us, with all kinds of news being made, with the college and pro game making news 24/7, it’s enjoyable to re-...

Harvey Frommer   Julius Erving   Xavier McDaniel   Hoops   NBA

Divorce With Knicks Turns Out To Be Beneficial For Lin

Jeremy Lin made his second Madison Square Garden appearance last night as a Houston Rocket since leaving the Knicks last year. It was a good...

Jeremy Lin   Houston Rockets   new york knicks   Linsanity

On These Courts Book Review

We all know “Penny” Hardaway and this book covers his upbringing in very humble circumstances to his taking over his childhood basketball team...

On These Courts   Penny Hardaway   NBA   Orlando Magic   Memphis

Bragging Rights Mean Nothing For Wiggins and Parker

It’s rare a non-conference college basketball game carry this much buzz in November, but last night’s game between Duke and Kansas was no...

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Boxer Jonathan Banks Has a Dual Talent

Boxer Jonathan Banks is set to fight Antonio Tarver (30-6, 21 KOs) in a heavyweight bout on Dec 11th on ESPN. This will be a 10-round slugfest...

Jonathan Banks   Wladimir Klitschko.   Antonio Tarver   ESPN   Boxing

WWE Battleground PPV Review

In an event that showed the creative direction of the product in a downward spiral, WWE’s Battleground PPV attempted to establish John Cena as...

John Cena   WWE   Roman Reigns   Randy Orton

The WWE Network is Undergoing Changes

When World Wrestling Entertainment launched their internet streaming network in April, many believed the new media platform would not only be a...

WWE Network   The Rock   CM Punk   Wrestling   WWE

WWE Money In The Bank Recap

This year’s WWE Money in the Bank event focused on one common theme – the unknown. What is the time frame of Daniel Bryan’s return from neck...

WWE   Money in the Bank   Wrestling

2K Sports Takes The WWE Universe To An All-New Level

Best – Adjective - better than all others in quality or value. Many people use the term “The Best” loosely. If you are a fan of the WWE, you’...

WWE   2ksports   wwe 2k14   Video Games

McFarlane Toys Launches New WWE® ICON SERIES Collectibles

McFarlane Toys Launches New WWE® ICON SERIES Collectibles Limited-Edition WWE Superstar The Undertaker® Statue to Release December 2013 Tempe,...

WWE   McFarlane Toys   The Undertaker

All American Prospects Game Notes

Pittsburgh - This was a great event. Some of the interviews I conducted will appear on our upcoming Hockey Prospects Radio show on NHL Network...

USA Hockey   All American Prospects Game   Ryan MacInnis   Keegan Iverson   Blake Clarke

UFC 159 -- Had a Little Bit of Everything

Newark -- Most hardcore UFC fans knew the results before I got home. This was the first time I’ve ever covered a live card and it was different...

UFC 159 -- These Two Fighters Are Different Guys

If you’re looking for me to predict the winner or breakdown the fight. I can’t. I will cover it and then I can get into that. For now I’d like...

Jon Jones   Chael Sonnen   UFC 159

The Road Warriors Were Unforgettable and So Is The Book

Joe Laurinaitis (Animal) has penned a book along with Andrew William Wright, and together they have created a special tome dealing with the...

The Road Warriors   Paul Ellering   Ole Anderson   Roddy Piper   Jerry Lawler

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