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Sexism on Display at Wrestling Show in Brooklyn after NYS Athletic Commission stops Intergender Match

By Bryan Revello, Editor in Chief This past Friday night, sexism reared its ugly head at an independent wrestling event in Brooklyn, NY. Fortunately, justice prevailed and gender equality was respected by the show’s end. ‘Empire State of Mind’ was a show co-promoted by local companies Tier 1 Wrestling and Warriors of Wrestling and featured some of New York’s top ... Read More »

NBA Draft: Brooklyn First Round Picks Analysis

29. Brooklyn Nets – Chris McCullough (F, Syracuse) Analysis: McCullough missed most of the 2014-15 season with an ACL injury. But boy, did he have upside before that. He’s a big player (6-10 with a 7-3 wingspan), but isn’t resigned to just a low-post mover role. He can use a strong leaping ability in the rebounding game, and he does ... Read More »

Second-half surge lifts Heat past Nets

Brooklyn, NY (SportsNetwork.com) – Mario Chalmers delivered 22 points for a Miami Heat team that overcame a pair of key injuries to record a 95-83 win over the Brooklyn Nets in a matchup of struggling clubs. The Heat were able to halt a three-game skid and deal Brooklyn a fourth straight defeat despite playing without both Dwyane Wade (hamstring) and ... Read More »

Charles Wang to sell NY Islanders

Uniondale, NY (SportsNetwork.com) – Charles Wang has a deal in place to eventually transfer ownership of the New York Islanders to a group led by Jon Ledecky, the team announced Tuesday. Ledecky, a former co-owner of the Washington Capitals, and London-based investor Scott Malkin reached an agreement to purchase a substantial minority interest in the team. The group will then ... Read More »

Nets pick up Jack, Karasev from Cavs in three-team deal

Brooklyn, NY (SportsNetwork.com) – The Nets made it official Thursday and announced a trade with Cleveland and Boston that will send guard Jarrett Jack and guard/forward Sergey Karasev from the Cavaliers to Brooklyn. As part of the deal, Brooklyn will send guard Marcus Thornton to Boston, as well as the draft rights to Ilkan Karaman, Christian Drejer and Edin Bavcic ... Read More »

Nets waste no time, hire Hollins

Brooklyn, NY (SportsNetwork.com) – The Brooklyn Nets reached an agreement in principle with Lionel Hollins to become the team’s new head coach on Wednesday. The announcement comes just days after Jason Kidd’s abrupt departure after one season with Brooklyn. Kidd, a former Nets point guard who just completed his rookie year as a coach, reportedly wanted a larger role in ... Read More »

EVOLVE 30 Results from Brooklyn, NY

EVOLVE 30 May 10th, 2014 Brooklyn, NY http://goo.gl/A2rXzO Courtesy of Chris at www.PWPonderings.com   1) Caleb Konley def AR Fox after countering the 450 with knees to the gut and a small package 2) Blake Edward Belakus def Ryan Rush with burning hammer face plant finisher 3) Josh Alexander def Tim Donst with a tombstone pile driver 4) Three way ... Read More »