Little Hope For Rutgers Football

America will get excited for college football starting this week.    It will be so much handwringing from college football fans when it comes...

Rutgers   NCAA Football   College   Kyle Flood   Jim Delaney

When It Was Just a Game Remembering the First Super Bowl By Harvey Frommer, Foreword by Frank Gifford (Excerpt)

This is a well-executed retelling of the game and its surroundings from all points of view: officials, coaches, players, the media, and even...

Super Bowl   Frank Gifford   Harvey Frommer   football   Hank Stram

Ronda Rousey Aims To KO The Competition With New Breakfast Sandwich

INTRODUCING THE CINNAMON SWIRL FRENCH TOAST BREAKFAST SANDWICH - CARL’S JR. AND HARDEE’S KNOCKOUT THE BREAKFAST COMPETITION Nationwide ad...

UFC   Hardees   Carls Jr.   Ronda Rousey   Breakfast

No Guarantee Yankees Will Play In October

For some reason, everyone has penciled the Yankees to play in the postseason. Maybe it’s because they are the big bad Yankees, so it’s a given...

Joe Girardi   New York Yankees   baseball   Alex Rodriguez

Sam Bradford is Now Joe Namath

Sam Bradford isn’t having a hall of fame career but now his surgically repaired knee has taken a turn to the point where his mobility in today’...

Philadelphia Eagles   NFL   Joe Namath   Sam Bradford   Terrell Suggs

Rewarding Feeling For Wright To Be Back

Who would’ve thought David Wright would hit a home run in his first game back since coming off the disabled list?    Even better, who would’ve...

David Wright   New York Mets   Noah Syndergaard   Postseason   Spinal Stenosis

2015 CCM/USA Hockey All-American Prospects Game Roster Unveiled

Buffalo's First Niagara Center to Host 42 2016 NHL Draft-Eligible Players   COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – USA Hockey announced today the 42 players...

Matthew Tkachuk   Chad Krys   USA Hockey   All American Prospects Game   Kieffer Bellows

Wizard World Favorite Paige Captivates Her WWE Fans

Doug Cataldo had a chance to cover Wizard World Chicago. Right off the bat he noticed that Arrow actor, Stephen Amell (who will soon try his...

Stephen Amell   WWE Paige   SummerSlam   Wrestling   Wizard World Chicago

Persistent Tebow Worth Rooting For

Preseason games are a waste of time in any sport.   There’s no reason to watch since players don’t go all in with the idea it’s meaningless. It...

Tim Tebow   Phiadelphia Eagles   NFL   Mark Sanchez   Matt Barkley

Hard Knocks For Bowles

No one said being a Jets head coach would be easy.   Walt Michaels, Bruce Coslet, Pete Carroll, Rich Kotite, Bill Parcells, Al Groh, Herman...

New York Jets   Todd Bowles   NFL   Geno Smith   Ryan Fitzpatrick

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No Guarantee Yankees Will Play In October

For some reason, everyone has penciled the Yankees to play in the postseason. Maybe it’s because they are the big bad Yankees, so it’s a given...

Joe Girardi   New York Yankees   baseball   Alex Rodriguez

Rewarding Feeling For Wright To Be Back

Who would’ve thought David Wright would hit a home run in his first game back since coming off the disabled list?    Even better, who would’ve...

David Wright   New York Mets   Noah Syndergaard   Postseason   Spinal Stenosis

The Best Pitcher in Baseball?

This isn’t click bait. I’m not going to argue against Zack Greinke or Clayton Kershaw. What I will do is say when the Mets were a floundering...

Mets   Jacob deGrom   Cy Young Award   MLB   Pitcher

SportsBookShelf - - “Baseball Immortal: Derek Jeter: A Career in Quotes” And Other Sporting Reads

For the loyal legion of fans of one of the greatest players in the history of the New York Yankees, – this book is for you.  “Baseball Immortal...

Harvey Frommer   Derek Jeter   Numbersdontlie   Mets   Pine Tar Game

Toronto Might As Well Party Like 1993

The revitalization of Major League Baseball in some cities that has dealt with bad baseball for a long time has made these last few years fun...

R.A. Dickey   Toronto Blue Jays   baseball   Troy Tulowitzki   New York Yankees

Risky of Yankees To Not Get Price or Hamels

After watching Luis Severino allowed two runs (one earned) on two hits in five innings while striking out seven in his successful Major League...

New York Yankees   Luis Severino   baseball   Cole Hamels   David Price

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

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Little Hope For Rutgers Football

America will get excited for college football starting this week.    It will be so much handwringing from college football fans when it comes...

Rutgers   NCAA Football   College   Kyle Flood   Jim Delaney

When It Was Just a Game Remembering the First Super Bowl By Harvey Frommer, Foreword by Frank Gifford (Excerpt)

This is a well-executed retelling of the game and its surroundings from all points of view: officials, coaches, players, the media, and even...

Super Bowl   Frank Gifford   Harvey Frommer   football   Hank Stram

Sam Bradford is Now Joe Namath

Sam Bradford isn’t having a hall of fame career but now his surgically repaired knee has taken a turn to the point where his mobility in today’...

Philadelphia Eagles   NFL   Joe Namath   Sam Bradford   Terrell Suggs

Persistent Tebow Worth Rooting For

Preseason games are a waste of time in any sport.   There’s no reason to watch since players don’t go all in with the idea it’s meaningless. It...

Tim Tebow   Phiadelphia Eagles   NFL   Mark Sanchez   Matt Barkley

Hard Knocks For Bowles

No one said being a Jets head coach would be easy.   Walt Michaels, Bruce Coslet, Pete Carroll, Rich Kotite, Bill Parcells, Al Groh, Herman...

New York Jets   Todd Bowles   NFL   Geno Smith   Ryan Fitzpatrick

Geno’s Troubles Are Not Worth It Anymore

There’s a reason Jets fans booed Geno Smith at the Jets’ annual Green and White Scrimmage Saturday night. Not only does he stink as a...

Geno Smith   IK Enemkpali   New York Jets   NFL   Ryan Fitzpatrick

Remembering Frank Gifford

The news that one of my all-time football heroes and TV football broadcasters had passed filled me with sadness. Frank Gifford was a class act...

Frank Gifford   When it was a game   Harvey Frommer   New York Giants   Monday Night Football

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

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2015 CCM/USA Hockey All-American Prospects Game Roster Unveiled

Buffalo's First Niagara Center to Host 42 2016 NHL Draft-Eligible Players   COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – USA Hockey announced today the 42 players... Tags:

Matthew Tkachuk   Chad Krys   USA Hockey   All American Prospects Game   Kieffer Bellows

Stock Excited To Play For the Connecticut Whale

Nicole Stock is a veteran goalie who will play this season for the Connecticut Whale. Last year she played a bit for the Boston Blades in the... Tags:

NWHL   Connecticut Whale   Nicole Stock   Hillary Knight   Jillian Dempsey

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

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Basketball My Way - - Nancy Lieberman

Long ago and far away I spent a great deal of time with Nancy Lieberman, interviewing her, socializing with her, gathering all the material for...

Nancy Lieberman   Basketball my way   Basketball   Wade Trophy

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

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Ronda Rousey Aims To KO The Competition With New Breakfast Sandwich

INTRODUCING THE CINNAMON SWIRL FRENCH TOAST BREAKFAST SANDWICH - CARL’S JR. AND HARDEE’S KNOCKOUT THE BREAKFAST COMPETITION Nationwide ad...

UFC   Hardees   Carls Jr.   Ronda Rousey   Breakfast

Wizard World Favorite Paige Captivates Her WWE Fans

Doug Cataldo had a chance to cover Wizard World Chicago. Right off the bat he noticed that Arrow actor, Stephen Amell (who will soon try his...

Stephen Amell   WWE Paige   SummerSlam   Wrestling   Wizard World Chicago

Steve Cunningham - - Philly Pride Has Gotten Him To This Point

Steve “USS” Cunningham is a 39 year-old boxer who will fight Antonio Tarver (46, no typo) on Friday, August 14th, at 9PM on Spike TV and live...

Antonio Tarver   Steve Cunningham   Boxing   Prudential Center   Spike TV

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

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