After Playing Deal or No Deal The Mets Still Need a Hitter

The Mets mastered the art of poor public relations for a long time. Who can forget their bungling of firing Willie Randolph in the summer of...

Leslie Montero   Milwaukee Brewers   New York Mets   Wimer Flores   Carlos Gonzalez

Shame on Mejia

So now we know why the Mets acquired Tyler Clippard on Monday.   The Mets probably heard from Major League Baseball that Jenrry Mejia would be...

Jenrry Mejia   New York Mets   Tyler Clippard   baseball

Price Is Right For Yankees

No one thought the Yankees would be in first place in the AL East this season when prognostications came out.    After all, there were concerns...

David Price   New York Yankees   Alex Rodriguez   MLB Trade Deadline

Sheldon Souray and Barbie Blank To Star in WAGS

There’s a new series coming to E. It’s called WAGS (wives and girlfriends of sports stars) and here are the subjects of this one-hour, 8-part...

Sheldon Souray   Barbie Blank   Seyi Aijrotutu   Natalie Halcro   Olivia Pierson

Lamoriello Seeks Challenge in his HOF Career

Sure, the news sounds surprising.   But anyone that has followed Lou Lamoriello’s career could not have been surprised at this news yesterday...

Lou Lamoriello   Toronto Maple Leafs   Stanley Cup. Brendan Shanahan   Hockey

THE COMPLEX, TWO-HEADED CASEY (Part III)

For those Yankee lovers and Yankee haters and all those in between who have responded to my first two pieces on Charles Dillon Stengel, for you...

Casey Stengel   Phil Rizzuto   Yankees   baseball   New York Yankees

Lindsay Grigg is Looking Forward To Buffalo

The Buffalo Beauts have been pretty active in signing some top-notch players as they start to field their first team for the inaugural NWHL...

Lindsay Grigg   Buffalo Beauts. Hockey   NWHL   Hockey

Hunt Auctions and Johnny Bench Team Up At MLB FanFest

As fans hit MLB Fanfest before tonight’s Home Run Derby or tomorrow night’s big game they will see that Hunt Auctions is once again having a...

Johnny Bench   Lou Gehrig   baseball   Roberto Clemente   MLB All Star

Good Riddance To Deron Williams

The end of an error is over.    TNT’s David Aldridge mentioned Deron Williams and the Nets reportedly agreed on a buyout late Friday afternoon...

deron williams   Mikhail Prokorov   NBA   Brooklyn Nets   Billy King

Erin Zach From RIT To The Pros

Erin Zach will always be remembered as one of the first signings in Buffalo Beauts history. They are a new franchise in the brand new NWHL and...

Erin Zach   Buffalo Beauts   Hockey   NWHL   RIT

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After Playing Deal or No Deal The Mets Still Need a Hitter

The Mets mastered the art of poor public relations for a long time. Who can forget their bungling of firing Willie Randolph in the summer of...

Leslie Montero   Milwaukee Brewers   New York Mets   Wimer Flores   Carlos Gonzalez

Shame on Mejia

So now we know why the Mets acquired Tyler Clippard on Monday.   The Mets probably heard from Major League Baseball that Jenrry Mejia would be...

Jenrry Mejia   New York Mets   Tyler Clippard   baseball

Price Is Right For Yankees

No one thought the Yankees would be in first place in the AL East this season when prognostications came out.    After all, there were concerns...

David Price   New York Yankees   Alex Rodriguez   MLB Trade Deadline

THE COMPLEX, TWO-HEADED CASEY (Part III)

For those Yankee lovers and Yankee haters and all those in between who have responded to my first two pieces on Charles Dillon Stengel, for you...

Casey Stengel   Phil Rizzuto   Yankees   baseball   New York Yankees

Hunt Auctions and Johnny Bench Team Up At MLB FanFest

As fans hit MLB Fanfest before tonight’s Home Run Derby or tomorrow night’s big game they will see that Hunt Auctions is once again having a...

Johnny Bench   Lou Gehrig   baseball   Roberto Clemente   MLB All Star

REMEMBERING ALL STAR GAME at Fenway PARK: 1999

Mid season for the national pastime means another All Star Game. All of them have special unique features to showcase. This year in Cincinnati...

Anemic Offense Provides No Hope For Mets

It only took one game for the Mets to ruin all the great things Steven Matz did in his Major League debut on Sunday.    They put on their usual...

Matt Harvey   Steve Matz   baseball   Mets

Matz Makes Memorable Major League Debut

No player forgets his Major League debut whether it’s good or bad.  For Steven Matz, this was no ordinary Major League debut. He was not only...

Steven Matz   New York Mets   baseball   MLB Debut

SportsBookShelf - - A Triple Play of Top Baseball Reads

With the All Star Game on the horizon and mid-summer approaching, a triple play of top baseball reads is there for the taking and the reading....

New York Yankees   Dr. Harvey Frommer   baseball   Books

REMEMBERING CASEY STENGEL: YOU COULD LOOK HIM UP Part II

There have been many inside baseball with a gift for gab; however, in my book no one ever beat Charles Dillon Stengel for his way with words. I...

Dr. Harvey Frommer   New York Yankees   baseball   Casey Stengel

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California, Here I Come, Maybe

The big news is that the NFL Los Angeles has emerged as a contender to once again host the Super Bowl --- if it happens it would be in 2020...

When it was a game   Super Bowl   Harvey Frommer

FDH Lounge NFL Draft Preview Show

This is a good crew and Jason Jones a noted NFL Draft analyst. Listen to the 2015 NFL Draft preview here: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/...

2015 NFL Draft. Marcus Mariotta   Jamels Winston   Eagles   Jets

LARGEST COMBINE PROGRAM IN THE COUNTRY NUC SPORTS PRESENTS NY VS NJ HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL CLASSIC

All Star Game to be Played at Winton White Stadium in Englewood   New York, NY-  The Schuman National Underclassmen Combines (www.nucsports.com...

NucNY   football   Combine   Johnny Manziel

NFL COMMISSIONER ROGER GOODELL Super Bowl XLIX News Conference

Opening Statement: “Good morning. Before getting to your questions, let me make a few comments. First, congratulations to the Seahawks...

ROGER GOODELL   SBXLIX   Richard Sherman   Bill Belichick   NFL

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As Puppy Bowl Grows, So Do Dog Adoptions

Is there anything cuter than Animal Planet’s Puppy Bowl? if you can come up with an alternative answer it wasn’t easy, I can guarantee you that...

Puppy Bowl   Rescue Dog Adoption   Dan Schachner   Super Bowl

Russ’s Rants - - Championship Game Notes and Jets Changes

The Green Bay Packers played it safe. When you get in the red zone early and leave with three points it’s never a good decision. Yes, Aaron...

Bill Belichick   Green Bay Packers   SEATTLE SEAHAWKS   NFL   Super Bowl

A List of NFL Special Eligibility Players Headed into the 2015 NFL Draft

74 Players Granted Special Eligibility For 2015 NFL Draft 10 additional players who have graduated also eligible for selection The National...

NFL   2015 NFL Draft   football

Easy To Be Cynical on the Jets’ New Hires

Ever since Jets owner Woody Johnson bought the team for $635 million in 2000, there has been too much turnover when it comes to general...

New York Jets   football   NFL   Todd Bowles

Good Riddance To Rex Ryan

One would have thought someone died after hearing about the positive testimonials of that person in a memorial. That was the case when Jets...

Rex Ryan   New York Jets   football   NFL

Denver Broncos Pro-Bowler Ryan Clady Partners with HYPERICE to Drive Recovery and Movement Enhancement Technology

Entrepreneur- minded Offensive Tackle Joins the Hyperice Team as shareholder; helps launch the Hyperice VYPER, the world’s first high intensity...

Blake Griffin   Mark Sanchez. Lindsey Vonn   The Vyper   Hyperice

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Sheldon Souray and Barbie Blank To Star in WAGS

There’s a new series coming to E. It’s called WAGS (wives and girlfriends of sports stars) and here are the subjects of this one-hour, 8-part... Tags:

Sheldon Souray   Barbie Blank   Seyi Aijrotutu   Natalie Halcro   Olivia Pierson

Lamoriello Seeks Challenge in his HOF Career

Sure, the news sounds surprising.   But anyone that has followed Lou Lamoriello’s career could not have been surprised at this news yesterday... Tags:

Lou Lamoriello   Toronto Maple Leafs   Stanley Cup. Brendan Shanahan   Hockey

Lindsay Grigg is Looking Forward To Buffalo

The Buffalo Beauts have been pretty active in signing some top-notch players as they start to field their first team for the inaugural NWHL... Tags:

Lindsay Grigg   Buffalo Beauts. Hockey   NWHL   Hockey

Erin Zach From RIT To The Pros

Erin Zach will always be remembered as one of the first signings in Buffalo Beauts history. They are a new franchise in the brand new NWHL and... Tags:

Erin Zach   Buffalo Beauts   Hockey   NWHL   RIT

Final 2015 Flyers Development Camp Notes

Here are some of my final thoughts on some of the participants:   Shane Gostisbehere - 5-11, 170 - D - Man can he pass. Crisp hard passes.... Tags:

Ivan Provorov   Travis Konecny   Travis Sanheim   Philadelphia Flyers   Shane Gostisbehere

Flyers Open Development Camp With Some New Twists

Voorhees - - Flyers development camp opened up this morning at 8am. The tenders had a chance to work with new goalie coach, Kim Dillabaugh. I... Tags:

Felix Sandstrom   Merrick Madsen   Anthony Stolarz   Matej Tomek   Philadelphia Flyers

Off The Post - - NHL Draft Edition

Sunrise  - - If you missed me on NHL Network Radio and want to hear what I thought about the Flyers, Rangers and others drafts? Then tune in to... Tags:

2015 NHL Draft   Cooper Marody   Hockey   Off The Post

Hagelin Swap, Cap Problems Leave Rangers with Significant Question Marks

The first ball has landed in Glen Sather’s menacing, summer-long visit to the Salary Cap Roulette table. With speedy winger Carl Hagelin... Tags:

Jesper Fast   New York Rangers   Henrik Lundqvist   Cam Talbot   Hockey

Trading Fourth Pick Should Be Priority for Knicks

After suffering through a horrible season this past season, Knicks fans look for tonight as beacon of hope.  The hope is the No. 4 pick will be... Tags:

Knicks   Hoops   NBA Draft   Phil Jackson

Blackhawks Stanley Cup Celebration Had Some Hiccups

CHICAGO- 59 hours removed from winning their third Stanley Cup in 1,831 days, yesterday was the day the Windy City chose to honor their hockey... Tags:

Chicago Blackhawks   Rally   2015 Stanley Cup Champions   Hockey

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Good Riddance To Deron Williams

The end of an error is over.    TNT’s David Aldridge mentioned Deron Williams and the Nets reportedly agreed on a buyout late Friday afternoon...

deron williams   Mikhail Prokorov   NBA   Brooklyn Nets   Billy King

Jackson Hasn’t Been a Difference Maker For The Knicks

When Phil Jackson was hired to run the Knicks last year, everyone thought he would get players such as Marc Gasol, LaMarcus Aldridge, Kevin...

Phil Jackson   new york knicks   NBA   Basketball

NBA – Score! Score! Score!

Watching NBA high flyers, three point shooters, is a bit like watching pinball machine action in a game controlled by a clock.  And all of this...

NBA   Finals   Basketball   Red Holzman   Hoops

Team Names in the NBA- How They Got That Way

 the Vault)            With the NBA play-offs in full swing, the names of teams are there for all to see and read and talk about. How they got...

NBA   Miami Heat   Orlando Magic   Rochester Royals

Tales from NBA Draft history

       We are at that time of year again. The NFL draft is finished, and the NBA draft has next. The NBA draft is all the rage. Prospects are...

2015 NBA Draft   NBA   Bob Cousy   Al McGuire

Uninspired Nets Team Will Fail In the First Round

Joe Johnson and Deron Williams had an opportunity to have their Nets moment in their underachieving tenures. All they had to do was make that...

Joe Johnson   deron williams   Brooklyn Nets   NBA playoffs

Zach LaVine - - A Moment To Remember

As a 19-year-old, Minnesota Timberwolves guard Zach LaVine entered into NBA All-Star Weekend looking to fulfill a dream. He’d always wanted to...

Zach Lavine   MSG   NBA   Slam Dunk Champ

Firing Of Lavin Means St. John’s Demands More

I didn’t think St. John’s had it in them. That was the instant reaction after St. John’s fired Steve Lavin Friday afternoon. I assumed the...

St. Johns   NCAA   Hoops   Steve Lavin

PUMA Lab Hits Philly

PUMA Lab has opened in Philadelphia in Foot Locker at 92-98 69th street. The brand is iconic and now they're bringing something fresh to...

PUMA LAB   Philadelphia. Footlocker   Footwear

Only Jackson Can Save St. John’s

There was no buzz about St. John’s making the NCAA tournament this week. Fans didn’t care. Newspapers did not go all in when it came to...

Steve Lavin   NCAA Tournament   Mark Jackson   Basketball

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Sheldon Souray and Barbie Blank To Star in WAGS

There’s a new series coming to E. It’s called WAGS (wives and girlfriends of sports stars) and here are the subjects of this one-hour, 8-part...

Sheldon Souray   Barbie Blank   Seyi Aijrotutu   Natalie Halcro   Olivia Pierson

UFC Fight Night Showed off The Sports Popularity

Newark - - On a night that the New York Rangers were playing an important playoff game across the river the Prudential Center was hosting UFC...

Dana White   Paige VanZant   UFC   Prudential Center   Luke Rockhold

Ode To Andre The Giant

Having had some time to process the madness of Toy Fair one thing really stuck with me. Mattel’s Andre The Giant figure stayed with me. It was...

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

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