Stacy Podelski

Fordham Athletic Director Dave Roach Announces Retirement

Fordham University Director of Athletics David Roach, who has served in collegiate athletics for 45 years, announced his retirement today effective June 30, 2020. “After much thought and reflection, I have decided to retire at the end of June”, said Roach. “It has been an exceptionally satisfying and rewarding forty-five years in intercollegiate athletics, and […]

South Central LA to Gold: 1984 Olympic heavyweight champion Henry Tillman

Capturing an Olympic gold medal is special but overcoming tremendous odds and winning it at home, never mind meeting your future wife, made it extraordinarily special for 1984 Olympic heavyweight champion Henry Tillman. And beating Mike Tyson to earn a spot on the U.S. Olympic Boxing Team, not once but twice at the 1984 U.S. […]

WNBA Statement Regarding the Start of the 2020 Season

WNBA Commissioner Cathy Engelbert released the following statement: “As developments continue to emerge around the COVID-19 pandemic, including the extension of the social distancing guidelines in the United States through April 30, the WNBA will postpone the start of its training camps and tip of the regular season originally scheduled for May 15. While the […]

1495Sports Flashback Series: Interview with Brooklyn Nets Star Mason Plumee

1495Sports is proud to bring the following interview from 2014 with then Brooklyn Nets Star Mason Plumee 

1495Sports Flashback Series: Interview with New York Lizards Star Max Seibald

1495Sports continues our flashback series interviews with this chat we did in 2014 with New York Lizards Star Max Seibald

New York State Boxing HOF & Ring 8 establish fund to assist boxers and boxing personnel

The New York State Boxing Hall of Fame (NYSBHOF) and Ring 8 jointly announced today a partnership to establish a COVID-19 fund to assist New York and New Jersey boxers and boxing personnel who are in financial need during the coronavirus pandemic. Any boxing personnel (boxers, trainers, cut-men, etc.) who are independent contractors and live […]

1495Sports Flashback Series: Interview with New York Islanders Defender Nick Leddy

1495Sports is proud to bring the following interview we did in 2015 with New York Islanders Defender Nick Leddy: