Mets Host Third Annual Celiac Disease Awareness Night at Citi Field

Mets Host Third Annual Celiac Disease Awareness Night at Citi Field

BY JOE RINI On Friday May 4, the New York Mets hosted their third annual Celiac Disease Awareness Night at Citi Field to benefit R.O.C.K (Raising Our Celiac Kids) Long Island. R.O.C.K is a free support group for parents, families, and friends of children on gluten free diets and it also raises funds for the […]

LOTS OF DRAMA IN NEW YORK AREA SPORTS THIS PAST WEEK

Knicks In Game 4, the Knicks finally won a playoff game against the big bad Miami Heat, after a horrific, unprecedented 13 straight playoff losses. The 13 losses set a playoff and record and was particularly rare because it required the team to be swept consecutively in many random different years. The key to the […]

JUNIOR SEAU — ANOTHER AMERICAN FOOTBALL CASUALTY

BY MICHAEL CAHILL Police in Oceanside California on Wednesday discovered the body of former Chargers and Patriots Probowl linebacker Junior Seau. According to police, Seau’s body was found at his home by his girlfriend with a single gunshot wound to the chest. Police are ruling it as a suicide. Both the New England Patriots and […]

Rockland Boulders to Host MLB Pitch, Hit & Run Contest

The Rockland Boulders will host the local qualifier for the Aquafina Major League Baseball Pitch, Hit & Run Competition on Saturday, May 12, at Provident Bank Park in Pomona, New York. Registration begins at 8:00 a.m. The competition is free for all participants. Boy and girls ages 7-14 are welcome to compete in the three […]

With Pelf On the Shelf, Mets Ride Schwinden to Denver and Houston

BY JOE RINI With the curtain barely raised on the new season, Mets pitcher Mike Pelfrey has exited the stage early in Act 1 of the 2012 baseball season. After dodging the injury bullet that had sniped at so many of his teammates since joining the Mets in 2006, Pelfrey underwent “Tommy John” surgery this […]

Snake Bitten in South Beach

BY CHAYIM TAUBER The New York Knicks took their talents to South Beach and quickly found that they are facing near impossible odds. After two games in Miami, the Knicks are down 2-0 in this first-to-four series and have found themselves utterly outclassed against the defending Eastern Conference Champions. From a historical perspective, one might […]