‘I saw a guy grinding out there’: Aroldis Chapman’s ugly save

BOSTON — The faces might have been different, but it was still a rivalry matchup at Fenway Park, where plenty of Yankees closers have crumbled before. After stumbling Wednesday for...

St. John’s lands big-man transfer coming off Final Four run

St. John’s strong spring continued early Sunday evening. The Red Storm men’s basketball team landed its third prospect in the past six weeks, picking up South Carolina transfer Sedee Keita,...

The Mets’ do-or-die moment is already here

FORT WORTH, Texas This was an interesting time for the Mets to have a two-day Texas two-step, because if they had clicked on the radio or picked up...

Trade rumor was final straw for Kyrie Irving with LeBron James

Kyrie Irving thought LeBron James was out to get him (out of town). The Cavaliers star guardrequested his ticket out of Cleveland afterbecoming so upset his name was tossed about...

The pitfalls of Kevin Shattenkirk’s Rangers adjustment

The play might have been more of a reflex than anything, but for Kevin Shattenkirk and the Rangers, its a fitting snapshot of how the first seven games of...

Kristaps Porzingis hatches new health plan after secret Spain tests

Kristaps Porzingis believes hes found a new formula to stay healthy this season and not hit the wall as he did late in his first two seasons. Porzingis, who...

Josh McCown’s message to the Jets many doubters

Someone has faith in the Jets roster after all. Josh McCown, journeyman NFL quarterback and current favorite to win the opening-day job, expressed his frustration with the lack of respect...

Derrick Rose takes passive-aggressive approach to no-calls

It wasn’t what Derrick Rose said. It was more what he didn’t say about his drive to the basket. With 28.5 seconds left, Rose drove after Devin Booker put...

Cory Schneider dominates as Devils stay perfect on road

VANCOUVER, British Columbia Cory Schneider made 37 saves for his first shutout of the season and 24th of his career, leading the Devils to a 2-0 victory over...

Roethlisberger is a problem Patriots haven’t known this year

Now the fun begins for the Patriots, because the challenge for a fifth Super Bowl title for the franchise truly begins. Now, after more than two months playing against some...