Some Key Points for Flyers-Rangers

If you’re the Rangers do you feel any better that Ray Emery is the goalie for the Flyers? No, hockey players don’t think like that. They always...

Ryan McDonagh   Claude Giroux   Ray Emery   Steve Mason   Stanley Cup Playoffs

Interesting Hockey Quotes From Late in the Season

In the past few weeks I’ve had more than a few of these. Now I’d thought I’d share before we all get lost in the run for the Stanley Cup. Some...

Off The Post   Columbus Blue Jackets   Shayne Gostisbehere   Hockey   Philadelphia Flyers

A New Look To An Old Foe

Here we are again at the start of the NHL playoffs after listening to most of the season about how the Detroit Red Wings are the Dead Things,...

Detroit Red Wings   Gustav Nyqvist   Hockey   Pavel Datsyuk

“Pack Of Wolves”: Gostisbehere, Union College Win NCAA National Championship

PHILADELPHIA, PA-The following was overheard in the Wells Fargo Center on Thursday night after Minnesota’s 2-1 win over North Dakota, setting...

Shayne Gostisbehere   Michael Vecchione   Union   Minnesota   Frozen Four

Frozen Four Championship Game Preview

Philadelphia -- The stage is set. Top ranked, Union will take on Minnesota in a winner-take-all game for the National Championship. It all...

Frozen Four   Philadelphia Flyers   Union   Minnesota   Shayne Gostisbehere

Golden Goal-Phers: Minnesota Wins Late and Advances To The National Championship

PHILADELPHIA, PA - It was hyped as the quintessential college rivalry game…two age old foes separated by new conferences. The conclusion of...

Adam Wilcox   Minnesota   Union   Frozen Four   Justin Holl

Union's Blueline Fuels Them

Philadelphia - Boston College and Union College opened up the "Frozen Four" to a raucous crowd in the Wells Fargo Center. Local standout Johnny...

Shayne Gostisbehere   Mike Vecchione   Union   Frozen Four   John Gaudreau

2014 Frozen Four Sights and Sounds

As seen in this photo Rocco Grimaldi is ready to snipe at any moment. Listen to this interview and you'll see why "Fighting Sioux" fans...

Rocco Grimaldi   Flyers   Rangers   Frozen Four   Florida Panthers

Echoes of Time - The Ultimate Warrior

This was originally posted on 5-28-2002. We are bringing back the "Echoes of Time" series. This was updated by Doug and it may be the most...

Ultimate Warrior   WWE   The Ultimate Collection   Hulk Hogan

Off The Post: Flyers’ Burning Questions and Answers Edition

The National Hockey League playoffs are fast approaching…the Metropolitan Division Race (for second place that is) is heating up…no more snow (...

Philadelphia Flyers   NHL   Hockey   Jake Gardiner   Brayden Schenn


Baseball's Best Rookies News

"Baseball's Best Rookies" has been released and Howie Karpin and Russ Cohen have been talking about it: Bronxnet television:  http://www....

Baseball's Best Rookies   Bronxnet television   Howie Karpin   MLB   Rookie of the Year

Will Backman Ever Get His Chance?

Wally Backman will not get a chance to manage a Major League Baseball team. The Nationals, Tigers, Mariners, Reds and Cubs named their new...

MLB   baseball   Wally Backman

Howie Karpin and Russ Cohen on Bronxnet Television

Bronxnet television had baseball expert and co-author of Baseballs Best Rookie on their show last night. If you didnt get a chance to see it...

Russ Cohen   baseball   Tom Seaver   Derek Jeter   Mike Trout


(Excerpted from the author’s Remembering Fenway Park, autographed copies-mint condition available) It is Cardinals versus Red Sox one more...

Harvey Frommer   Boston Red Sox   Jim Lonborg

The Cardinals Are a Model Organization

The narrative in this year’s World Series is the Red Sox going from last to first. It’s like that team should be a feel-good story, and we...

St. Louis Cardinals   Boston Red Sox   World Series   Fenway Park


(Excerpted from the author’s Remembering Fenway Park, autographed copies-mint condition available) It is Cardinals versus Red Sox one more...

Harvey Frommer   MLB   REMEMBERING FENWAY PARK   Fenway Park   Leigh Montville

Ousted Dodgers Can Learn from Cardinals

A $238 million payroll was not enough for the Dodgers to win the National League pennant and a championship. Their payroll was not enough for...

Los Angeles Dodgers   Don Mattingly   NLCS   Clayton Kershaw   St. Louis Cardinals. MLB

Retaining Mattingly Makes Sense For Dodgers

How happy the Dodgers were for winning Game 5 of the National League Championship Series? They reportedly are going to bring Don Mattingly back...

Los Angeles Dodgers   MLB   baseball   Don Mattingly

Who's In Your Top Ten? -- Baseball Edition

This was a hard list to make. I really tried to take into account every era and all of these players impact on the sport. The game has changed...

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

Jets Signature Win Never Felt This Good

The Jets talked about their matchup with the Patriots as personal this past week. They mentioned they were tired of losing five straight games...

New York Jets   NFL   Geno Smith

Leifer Created Some Masterpieces

New York -- If you’re a sports fan you’ll want to head on down to the “Morrison Hotel” gallery in New York City. Located on 124 Prince Street I...

Joe Namath   Yankee Stadium   Neil Leifer   Photography   Sports Illustrated

Russ’s Rants -- The Jets Bills Rivaly is Still Strong After Jets Landmark Win

Hey the Jets scored 48 points proving that preseason football is a complete farce. You don’t want to make too much out of this victory because...

Touchback DVD Review (Blu-Ray)

Touchback is out on DVD and this football/drama really tugs at your heart strings. It deals with a lot of today’s issues. Read what Brian...

2012 NFL Draft News


New York   2012 NFL Draft   Radio City   Andrew Luck   Robert Griffin III

25 Million Fans Betting on the Super Bowl

Atlanta, Ga. – February 1, 2012 – A new poll by Poll Position indicates at least 25 million Americans will bet money on this Sunday’s NFL Super...

NFL   Super Bowl 46


A Great Game -- Book Review

A Great Game by Stephen J. Harper Simon & Schuster - $34.99 The history of professional hockey in Toronto does not begin and end with the... Tags:

Stephen Harper   Hobey Baker   OHA   Hockey

Henry Boucha, Ojibwa, Native American Olympian Book Review

Henry Boucha, Ojibwa, Native American Olympian by Henry Boucha Available via Createspace - $19.95 In many ways, Henry Boucha, Ojibwa, Native... Tags:

Detroit Red Wings   NHL. Team USA   Olympics   Henry Boucha

Oilers Have Big Issues

Philadelphia -- The Edmonton Oilers revealed quite a few warts when they came to Philadelphia and promptly lost the game 4-2. To say they... Tags:

Edmonton Oilers   Jordan Eberle   Ryan Nugent-Hopkins   NHL Nail Yakupov

Devils Have a Solid Defensive Pairing Brewing

Philadelphia -- When the New Jersey Devils beat the Philadelphia Flyers 3-0 there was a defensive pairing that looked very good. As a matter of... Tags:

New Jersey Devils   ADAM LARSSON   Eric Gelinas

Only Vanek’s Play Can Help Justify Snow’s Deal

Thomas Vanek had to be relieved after leaving Nassau Coliseum last night. He scored his first goal as an Islander last night in the Islanders’... Tags:

New York Islanders   NHL   Buffalo Sabres   Thomas Vanek

Hockey Hall of Fame Weekend Has a Defensive Posture

First up is all-world defenseman Chris Chelios. He starred in the Olympics, he’s got 3 Stanley Cup rings (two with Detroit, 1 with Montreal... Tags:

Hockey Hall of Fame   Chris Chelios   Brendan Shanahan   Fred Shero   Scott Niedermayer

Off The Post - - Some Thoughts on the Downie-Talbot Trade

On Thursday, the Flyers made the decision to begin reshaping their roster configuration, shipping forward Maxime Talbot to the Colorado... Tags:

Hockey   Philadelphia Flyers   NHL   Off The Post   Anthony Mingioni

Injuries = Opportunity and Lindholm Has Seized that With The Ducks

Philadelphia -- The Anaheim Ducks have a gaggle of players on the injury list and yet they’re 10-3-0 1 point behind the San Jose Sharks for the... Tags:

Hockey   NHL   Teemu Selanne   Anaheim Ducks   Hampus Lindholm

Original Six Dynasties: The Detroit Red Wings - Book Review

Original Six Dynasties: The Detroit Red Wings By Bob Duff Biblioasis - $29.95 Reviewed by Stephen Laroche The Original Six era was an amazing... Tags:

Detroit Red Wings   Stephen Laroche   Original Six Dynasties

Cam Talbot and Jason Missiaen -- The Rangers Current 1-2 Goalie Punch

Philadelphia -- When the Rangers waived veteran goaltender, Martin Biron, they opened the door for Cam Talbot to earn that spot and in his... Tags:

New York Rangers   Philadelphia Flyers   NHL   goaltender   Cam Talbot


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...

Elon Musk, Jason Collins and Bryan Cranston Take Top Honors on AskMen’s Top 49 Most Influential Men of 2013 List

High-profile face-offs impact votes on 8th Annual list: Jimmy Fallon’s new gig gives him an edge at No. 10 ahead of rival Jimmy Kimmel at No....

Henrik Lundqvist   Jon Jones   Elon Musk   Drake

Get Used To Nets Dominance

The Brooklyn Nets were born Friday night. After being irrelevant by underachieving and being boring in their first season in Brooklyn last...

NBA   Hoops   Brooklyn Nets   Barclays Center

NBA 2K14 - - Glides on The Screen (PS3)

The Lebron intro is intense. The graphics are stupendous. Then the game opens up and you hear the “Phil Collins smash hit, “In The Air Tonight...

Basketball   Tim Duncan   NBA   LeBron James   Miami Heat

NBA2K13 One of The Greatest Video Games Ever Created

This game is a masterpiece on the PS3. There’s almost no point in giving it a number rating because there’s very little fault that I can find...

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

THE NEW WWE® Expands Beyond Wrestling

STAMFORD, Conn., April 7, 2011 – To better reflect the company’s global entertainment offerings, World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. (NYSE:...

WWE   USA Network   Vince McMahon   Tough Enough

Ranking the WrestleManias: 9 to 3

article courtesty of Kyle Ross 9. WrestleMania 23 (2007): Twenty years later, they return to the Detroit area to celebrate the anniversary of...

21st Century Media Alliance   Kyle Ross   Wrestlemania


New Release Set to Unite Generations of WWE Enthusiasts and Casual Followers with an Intuitive, Accessible and High Impact Gameplay Experience...

WWE   All Stars   Andre The Giant   Ultimate Warrior   Macho Man Randy Savage

A Lively Wrestling Discussion

A few weeks ago a lively wrestling discussion took place at Wizard World Philadelphia. There was Greg "The Hammer" Valentine, and Demolition,...