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Isles grab the spotlight

By Dan Di Sciullo, NHL Editor, The Sports Network Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) – These are times of change for the New York Islanders, and when you’ve suffered as much as the Isles have in recent decades that can’t be a bad thing. It’s no secret the Islanders are in the midst of some major developments off the ice, but the club’s 4-0 ... Read More »

FEATURE FRIDAY: Why Yankees fans should be shaking their heads at the re-signing of GM Brian Cashman

By Joseph Behrman, Contributing Writer New York, NY (NYSportscene.com) – What did Brian Cashman do to deserve a new three year contract with the New York Yankees?  If your answer sounds something like “the Yankees only missed the playoffs three times in his reign as General Manager” or “they went to the World Series six times and won four of those ... Read More »

New York Hockey Preview by Dan Mount Part 3 – NJ Devils

New York, NY (NYSportscene.com) – New York Sportscene contributing writer Dan Mount will offer his outlook on the 2014-25 season for the Rangers, Islanders and Devils in this three part series. Part 3 – New Jersey Devils 2014-15 Season Outlook NEW JERSEY DEVILS Last year: 35-29-18 (5th in Metropolitan, missed playoffs) Who’s in: F Michael Cammalleri, F Martin Havlat, G ... Read More »

New York Hockey Preview by Dan Mount Part 2 – NY Islanders

New York, NY (NYSportscene.com) – New York Sportscene contributing writer Dan Mount will offer his outlook on the 2014-25 season for the Rangers, Islanders and Devils in this three part series. Part 2 – New York Islanders 2014-15 Season Outlook NEW YORK ISLANDERS Last year: 30-35-10 (Last in Metropolitan Division, missed playoffs) Who’s in: F Mikhail Grabovksi, F Nikolai Kulemin, ... Read More »

New York Hockey Preview by Dan Mount Part 1 – NY Rangers

New York, NY (NYSportscene.com) – New York Sportscene contributing writer Dan Mount will offer his outlook on the 2014-25 season for the Rangers, Islanders and Devils in this three part series. Part 1 – New York Rangers 2014-15 Season Outlook NEW YORK RANGERS Last year: (45-31-6, 2nd in Metropolitan Division, lost in Stanley Cup final to Los Angeles, four games ... Read More »

Free Youth Soccer Clinic Today with the NY Cosmos in Queens

The New York Cosmos will hold two free youth soccer clinics on Sunday, Oct. 12 at Corona Plaza in Queens. Sign up for the Cosmos’ free youth soccer clinics on Oct. 12 here. The New York Cosmos, in conjunction with the Queens Chamber of Commerce and Corona Plaza, will offer two free youth soccer clinics for children from the ages of ... Read More »

Feature Story: Annual Fall Festival at Empire City Casino at Yonkers Raceway in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month

AUTUMN HUES INCLUDE PINK AT EMPIRE CITY CASINO AT YONKERS RACEWAY’S SIXTH ANNUAL FALL HARVEST FESTIVAL IN HONOR OF BREAST CANCER AWARENESS MONTH; $10 DONATION FOR EACH PERSON WEARING PINK TO SUSAN G. KOMEN FOUNDATION YONKERS, October 10—The Autumn hues are in full array – red, orange and yellow – but the Sixth Annual Fall Harvest Festival at Empire City Casino at Yonkers ... Read More »

Feature Story: Fantasy Spotlight on former Giants RB Ahmad Bradshaw

By Max Zelenko, Contributing Writer Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) – One of the biggest surprises through the first four weeks of the NFL season, has been the re-emergence of Indianapolis Colts running back Ahmad Bradshaw. Although he is only 28-years-old, Bradshaw is coming off a serious neck injury from a season ago, and many wondered if he would ever play football again. Now, not only ... Read More »

Eli Manning named Sports Network’s Fantasy QB of the Week

Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) – In what is quickly turning into the “Year of the Pass,” 13 quarterbacks scored at least 20 fantasy points in Week 4 led by New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning. And with all the rules changes designed to make the passing game succeed, it shouldn’t be a surprise to fantasy owners that 13 quarterbacks are currently on pace to ... Read More »

Yankees Quick Hits by Bryan Revello

9/26/2014 It has been written about a million times by now but I need to take a moment to again acknowledge the special feeling after Jeter finished his career at Yankee Stadium with that awesome walk-off hit on Thursday night. Jeter has been getting massive praise and criticism this past week as every baseball fan analyzes his career. I find ... Read More »