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The 2019 Jimmy V Classic A Thriller at Madison Square Garden

On Tuesday December 10th four teams from around the country came together to compete in the 2019 Jimmy V Classic. The Jimmy V Classic began in 1995 in an effort to raise money for the V Foundation for Cancer Research. The V foundation was founded by Jimmy Valvano, the former head coach at North Carolina […]

Mets Sign RHP Michael Wacha to a One-Year Contract

The New York Mets announced that the club has signed All-Star right-handed pitcher Michael Wacha to a one-year deal. In a corresponding move, right-handed pitcher Chris Mazza has been designated for assignment. Wacha, 28, owns a lifetime 59-39 record with a 3.91 career ERA in 165 appearances (151 starts) over seven major league seasons, all […]

Rivera and Laureano Stay Perfect at New England Explosion

Rising Connecticut stars RICHIE “POPEYE THE SAILOR MAN” RIVERA and “ACTION” ANTHONY LAUREANO both remained undefeated with impressive performance tonight on a solid “New England Explosion” card in front of an enthusiastic crowd at MassMutual Center in Springfield, Massachusetts. “New England Explosion,” presented by JOE DEGUARDIA’S STAR BOXING, sponsored by MGM Springfield, aired live in […]

St. John’s Outlasts Brown, 82-71

Led by a pair of 20-point performances from LJ Figueroa and Mustapha Heron, the St. John’s men’s basketball team withstood a late push from Brown to pull out an 82-71 victory inside Carnesecca Arena on Tuesday. Heron, who scored 13 of his 21 points in the second half, missed the final minutes the game after […]

St. John’s Returns to Carnesecca Arena to Face Brown

After taking down previously undefeated West Virginia in his Madison Square Garden head coaching debut on Saturday, Mike Anderson and the Red storm will welcome Brown to Carnesecca Arena on Tuesday night for a 7 p.m. tip. The game will air live nationally on FS1 with Brian Custer and Sarah Kustok on the call. Fans […]

New York City FC to Open 2020 Scotiabank Concacaf Champions League Against AD San Carlos

New York City FC will face Costa Rican club AD San Carlos across two legs in the Round of 16 of the 2020 Scotiabank Concacaf Champions League following a draw conducted by the federation earlier tonight in Mexico City. NYCFC qualified for the tournament for the first time in Club history after finishing the regular […]

Mets Announce 2020 Coaching Staff

The New York Mets announced their full coaching staff for the 2020 season. Returning to serve under Carlos Beltrán’s staff in their previous capacity will be hitting coach Chili Davis, assistant hitting coach Tom Slater, third base coach Gary DiSarcina, bullpen coach Ricky Bones and quality control coach Luis Rojas, while Jeremy Accardo has been […]