Aaron Judge electrifies fans, but Reggie Jackson wants fewer Ks

TAMPA — In the tunnel outside the Yankees’ clubhouse at George M. Steinbrenner Field, Reggie Jackson saw Aaron Judge. “Nice hitting,’’ the Hall of Famer said to the towering right...

Rafael Palmeiro, 53, wants MLB chance to prove PED innocence

Rafael Palmeiro is nine years older than Aaron Boone, but hes ready to come back to the big leagues. Not as a manager or a coach, but as a 53-year-old...

Inside Undertaker’s first WWE meeting — and a near disastrous decision

Aformer WWE creative writer has revealed how the legendary Undertaker nearly ended up being The Berzerker. Undertaker, who retired following his loss to Roman Reigns at WrestleMania 33 last month,...

Kristaps Porzingis is so good this is what a ‘slump’ looks like

TORONTO – Jeff Hornacek found it amusing Kristaps Porzingis two-game stretch without 30 points is being classified as a slump. “Maybe we all got spoiled,’’ Hornacek said Friday after the...

Nets fall into the letdown trap game after big win over Cavaliers

The Nets’ lethargic non-effort Friday should be the plot of the next “Hangover” flick. With their heads still in the clouds after Wednesday’s thrilling, draining upset of the Cavaliers, the...

Rangers near 4-year deal with key defenseman Brendan Smith

The Rangers reportedly are close to a deal that would keep defenseman Brendan Smith around for four more years. The potential deal, according to TSN, is worth $17.4 million ...

Seton Hall star scrambles back to form a real NCAA threat

Angel Delgado is returning to school, and Seton Hall can dream of a huge season again. pic.twitter.com/cqvG8G6nn7 The nation’s leading rebounder and a first-team All-Big East selection last season announced his...

Ron Baker can’t save the defenseless Knicks this time

INDIANAPOLIS — By the time coach Jeff Hornacek tabbed rookie guard Ron Baker to start the fourth quarter Saturday at Bankers Life Field House, this time it was way...

Justin Thomas PGA win keeps golf’s jealousy cycle going

Justin Thomas was jealous. Jealousy is a complicated emotion. More often than not, it can be destructive. In the case of the young players who are defining the game of...

MLB’s phenom is 30-year-old who went to Korea to figure it out

The Brewers switched from one NL homer leader to another, which initially led to some uncomfortable moments in Sin City. You see, Milwaukee signed Eric Thames to replace Chris Carter...