Boxing has seen countless classic bouts over the years but which one was the best?
Put it this way, if Lou Fontinato were playing defense for the New York Rangers today, he would have been one of the most popular — if not the most popular — athlete in New York. I speak firsthand since Louie and I grew up together in the Rangers organization. During the 1954-55 season, I […]
Good-bye, Sunrise; hello Philadelphia. Bus driver, here come the Devils! Peter DeBoer’s skaters played as hard a road game on Thursday night in Sunrise as they could. Then again, the Panthers played as good a home game as fans have seen at BankAtlantic Center. When the irresistible force meets the immovable object in NHL playoffs […]
It is known as the Mecca of Boxing. It is the boxing cathedral where some of the greatest fights of all time have taken place. Legends have been made and fighters have been disgraced. Champions have been crowned and champions have died. There have been more fights in Las Vegas, there was the Thriller in […]
Only four times in franchise history have the Knicks played into June, with the last time being in the 2000 Eastern Conference Finals, when a Game 6 loss to Reggie Miller and the Indiana Pacers ended the season on June 2. The Knicks haven’t won a playoff series since that year. In fact, they haven’t gone six games deep […]