Archive for the ‘Sports’ Category

NYC Marathon runners press on following terror attack

Despite the heighten security along the route, runners say they are still in high spirits.

Colin Kaepernick supporters rally outside NFL HQ

The debate over the quarterback was on full display outside the league’s doors.

Inside Topps and the NYC baseball card industry

Experts say the New York based card company helped to invigorate our National Pastime.

New York Cosmos moving to MCU Park this season

The soccer stars are heading to Coney Island this spring.

Olympic runners to be NYC marathon grand marshalls

The top American runners will lead on their New York counterparts this year.

Joey Chestnut, Miki Sudo top dogs at Nathan’s

The king is back at the annual hot dog eating contest.

Muhammad Ali Way becomes temporary street name near MSG

The city honored the late boxing champ in the location that was dear to his sports legacy.

Five Boro Bike tour Blue Card team gives back to Holocaust survivors

A group of volunteers are hitting the streets on their bikes to help nearly 2,000 survivors living in New York.

Mets, Yankees opening days will make over $17 M for NYC

Opening Day rakes in big bucks for New York City.

Yankee Stadium expands food, apparel options for 2016

The Yankees have some interesting amenities for this season.

Citi Field shows off new stadium amenities for 2016 season

Mets fans will have a lot to check out in between innings at Citi Field.

James Blake says he has no qualms with NYPD as he preps for NYC Marathon

The tennis star’s incident with a cop hasn’t changed his view with the police force and the city overall.

De Blasio, Schumer, Meng place bets against Kansas City counterparts

More of the City’s top electeds are putting their faith on the Amazin’s during their World Series matchup.

Fans rally in Queens before World Series

The borough was blue and orange for their big send off for the Amazin’s.

Mets playoff run boosts city’s economy by $46.4M

The Met’s October run is a win for all New Yorkers economically.

Mets fans in shock and awe over team’s World Series milestone

Amazin fans are still reeling from their incredible post season win streak.

Mets’ fan passion reignites as postseason arrives

The Amazin’s faithful say their years of patience has paid off.

City announces ticker tape parade for U.S. women’s soccer champs

The city will treat the champs with a hero’s welcome Friday.

Mary Wittenberg steps down as head of New York Road Runners

After nearly a decade leading the New York Road Runners, Mary Wittenberg is moving on to a more global sports role.

Subway series: Mets vs. Yankees fever sweeps NYC

The Mets/Yankees matchup took an interesting turn as both teams head into their series with a new fire.