The best New York athletes to wear every number

How do things change in 15 years? Well, back in 2005 I put together a list, 00 to 99, of which New York athletes own those uniform numbers. There hasn’t been a lot of team success in those years, b…

Derek Jeter had an escape plan if Yankees lost World Series to Mets

A Mets win in the 2000 World Series could have been Derek Jeter’s ticket out of New York City. The Yankees ended up winning the Subway Series in five games, with Jeter winning the MVP after b…

Saints players praise Drew Brees for response to Trump's criticism: 'Apology is a form of true leade

Malcolm Jenkins was among the first critics to slam New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees for his comments against kneeling during the national anthem but on Friday Jenkins was the first to back his teammate for addressing President Trump’s criticism of his subsequent apology for those remarks. 

Tony Romo’s new contract looks ridiculous after CBS layoffs

The Age of Reason, as Thomas Paine penned it, was in the late 1790s. Today, we are immersed in the Age of No Good Reason. Last month ViacomCBS began layoffs of 450 employees from all parts of the c…

Djokovic doubts feasibility of ‘extreme’ US Open hygiene rules

The tournament, one of the sport’s four majors, is still scheduled to take place at Flushing Meadows in New York from 24 August

'Maybe I should send UFC fighters out there to stop this sh*t' – Dana White suggests novel means of

After UFC champion Jon Jones took to the streets of New Mexico to help prevent destruction during the ongoing unrest in the US, promotion boss Dana White has suggested sending more fighters out to quell the violence.

Retired OL Long denies interest in joining Jets

The New York Jets are trying to coax offensive lineman Kyle Long out of retirement, the New York Daily News reported Friday.

Trump criticizes Saints' Drew Brees after apologizing for stance on kneeling during the national ant

President Trump criticized New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees on Friday after he apologized for his comments about his stance against kneeling during the national anthem in wake of the George Floyd protests. 

Why Shaq was on the phone for Drew Brees’ private Saints apology

When you want to know what’s happening with the New Orleans Saints, of course, you turn to Shaquille O’Neal. Previously scheduled to speak with the Saints, the NBA Hall of Famer ended u…

BT Sport to offer Premier League viewers simulated crowd noise

English top-flight football will get back under way on 17 June

Samoan rugby team back on home island after more than 100 days stuck in coronavirus pandemic limbo

A Samoan rugby team is still in the middle of a two-week quarantine after returning to the island from New Zealand – where they spend more than 100 days due to the coronavirus pandemic.

‘Malkin was the first to call’: Valeri Bragin appointed as Russian national hockey team coach

Valeri Bragin, who has been appointed head coach of the Russian national hockey team, said that Pittsburgh Penguins NHL star Evgeni Malkin was the first player to congratulate him on the new assignment.