Mets’ thrilling win shows MLB expanded playoffs here to stay

It’s going to work. Major League Baseball is going to keep the 16-team postseason that emanated from the pandemic shutdown, and you’re going to like it. Don’t believe me? Then tell me you watched t…

Bengals QB Joe Burrow fires first career TD pass, gets LeBron James' praise

Cincinnati Bengals rookie Joe Burrow connected with C.J. Uzomah in the second quarter against the Cleveland Browns on Thursday night for his first career touchdown pass.

Islanders’ Stanley Cup dream ends in crushing Game 6 OT loss

Lightning forward Anthony Cirelli wristed one off the post and Islanders goalie Semyon Varlamov could barely move. The puck had deflected in behind him. And with it the Islanders’ longest playoff r…

Yankees hit 5 home runs in inning for 1st time

The Yankees hit five run home runs in an inning for the first time in their history.

New York natives tee off first in US Open at Winged Foot

The powers that be at the USGA tapped into a cool story when the two players with local ties hit the first tee shots Thursday morning. Danny Balin, a 38-year-old White Plains resident and the head …

Patriots' Bill Belichick praises Russell Wilson ahead of Sunday night matchup: 'This guy is a tremen

New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick broke from his usual stoic manner to heap praise on Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson ahead of their Sunday night matchup.

Clippers’ collapse featured Paul George-Montrezl Harrell drama: ‘You’re always right’

As with any good collapse, the Clippers offered a side of drama to go with their playoff choke. Paul George and Montrezl Harrell got into a heated exchange over George’s refusal to take respo…

Backup plan: Three-time Bellator champ Michael Chandler signs with UFC, immediately drafted in as ba

Three-time Bellator lightweight champion Michael Chandler has signed with the UFC and been installed as the backup fighter ahead of Khabib Nurmagomedov's title fight with Justin Gaethje at UFC 254.

Gareth Bale expected to travel to London on Friday ahead of Tottenham return

Wales captain seems set to rejoin the north London club in a loan move

Novak Djokovic presses ahead with PTPA plans despite Federer and Nadal objections

Novak Djokovic is pressing ahead with plans to form a Professional Tennis Players Association (PTPA).

Giants vs. Mariners prediction: Home field makes San Francisco the pick

Headline in Wednesday’s Post read “Steve Cohen’s first move as Mets owner should be to sign J.T. Realmuto.” Wrong. Steve Cohen’s first move as Mets owner should be to have Stitches pick whoever the…

'Combat Wombat': UFC fighter faces JAIL for shattering man's jaw with ONE PUNCH outside bar

Ben Sosoli has been described as "very caring" and "humble" in court, where he is accused of a chilling assault that left a bar patron unable to eat solid food for six weeks shortly before the heavyweight's first UFC contest.