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Tier 1 Wrestling Presents: “One Year Later..” Live in Brooklyn Tomorrow

Tier 1 Wrestling is celebrating their one year anniversary in style as “One Year Later..” comes to Brooklyn tomorrow afternoon. In just one short year, Tier 1 Wrestling has made a splash establishing themselves at the top of the New York independent wrestling scene and also making waves nationally working with WWNLive. The Wrestler’s Laboratory will also make its debut ... Read More »

Around NY Sports with Mike Lalor: Mets All-Star

After a miserable start to the week, which saw the Washington Nationals (49-32, 1st NL East) sweep the New York Mets (41-37, 2nd NL East) in Washington, D.C., the Mets returned home for a crucial stretch of games prior to the All-Star break. Heading into the series, the Mets anemic offense had scored only 8 runs in their previous 5 ... Read More »

Three Periods with Dan Mount: A Look at the NHL

Hello, everyone. It’s Dan Mount and it’s time once again for another edition of the Three Periods blog. Normally I would have started with the Stanley Cup Final, but the passing of the great Gordie Howe takes precedence over any championship series. The man known as Mr. Hockey passed away at the age of 88 after battling health issues. Howe ... Read More »

Problem Solving Stuff for Summer

Courtesy HeadBlade

I’ll admit it: I’m a fixer. Whenever there’s a problem at hand for myself or those around me I’m compelled to resolve it. All the better if I actually have the right merch for the occasion.  Luckily, the marketplace is teeming with items designed to solve problems and resolve common annoyances, including those particularly well-suited for summer. Check out these ... Read More »

7 Gotta Get Summer Gadgets

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I just love summer. Aside from the longer days, jaunts to tropical locales, weekend barbeques and balmy nights out on the town, it’s a season during which my thirst for innovative and utilitarian gadgetry is thoroughly quenched. Indeed, there’s a myriad of totally awesome tech that are particularly well-suited for the summer lifestyle. Here are a few relating to lawn ... Read More »

NY Sports Report with Mike Lalor: Mets, Ichiro & Yanks Trade Chips

Battling through inconsistent play and multiple injuries, the New York Mets (36-29, 2nd NL East)welcome the NL East cellar-dwelling Atlanta Braves (20-46, 5th NL East) into Citi Field this weekend for a three game series.  The Mets will face the young, struggling Braves seven times in their next nine games.  These are games the Mets absolutely must take advantage of ... Read More »

Yankees Quick Hits by Bryan Revello

When the Yankees acquired Didi Gregorius, his reputation was a player with good defense that could have offensive success against righties but a player that would be a liability against lefties.  Ever so quietly, Didi has figured out lefties thus far in 2016 as he is now hitting .368 (prior to Friday night’s game) and his season average is now ... Read More »

NFL Weekend with John Brockway

TOP 10 RUNNING BACKS RIGHT NOW 1. LE’VEON BELL – STEELERS – WHEN HEALTHY HE’S THE BEST RUSHING/RECEIVING BACK IN THE LEAGUE. LAST SEASON: AVG 92.7 YDS RUSH/GM (2ND), 8 REC/GM 2. TODD GURLEY – RAMS – UP-AND-COMING POWER BACK WITH GREAT QUICKNESS. ROOKIE SEASON: 1106 RUSH YDS (3RD), 10 RUSH TDS (5TH) 3. ADRIAN PETERSON – VIKINGS – AGELESS ... Read More »

Three Periods with Dan Mount: A Look at the NHL

Hello, everyone. It’s Dan Mount again with another edition of the weekly Three Periods blog. The Stanley Cup Final is here and the Pittsburgh Penguins currently go into Saturday’s Game 3 with a 2-0 lead over the San Jose Sharks. However, the series is far from over as the Sharks have been fairly good at the SAP Center unlike in ... Read More »

AUDIO INTERVIEW: Compelling Conversation with NFL Pro Turned Community Change Agent, Terrell Fletcher

If you don’t already know the name Terrell Fletcher, you will…and certainly should! This NFL pro turned no-holds-barred cultural consultant and commentator, leadership expert and community mobilizer is on a mission to give the disenfranchised a “voice” that’s actually heard, and advocate why (and how) everyone in workplaces, homes and sports programs across the U.S. can live a community-centric life—one ... Read More »