NFL, NBA, MLB, NHL commissioners have long history of hypocrisy

NFL, NBA, MLB, NHL commissioners have long history of hypocrisy

Two commissioners walk into a bar. . . What would we do without sports’ commissioners? They deadpan the darndest things. And they make great targets. Some favorites: In a 1994 interview with Bob Costas on NBC, NBA commissioner David Stern scoffed at Costas’s question about on-court taunting causing on-court fights. Stern smugly and dismissed Costas … Read more

Mitchell Trubisky motivated by Bears bringing in Nick Foles: ‘It’s a business decision’

Mitchell Trubisky motivated by Bears bringing in Nick Foles: 'It's a business decision'

Bears quarterback Mitchell Trubisky said he initially was not happy when the team brought in Nick Foles, but he has since embraced the idea of competition. Trubisky’s comments on a conference call with reporters on Friday were his first since the Bears traded a fourth-round draft pick to the Jaguars for Foles. MORE: Bucs should be thrilled that … Read more

Hadley uses red-hot putter to move into contention at Colonial

Hadley uses red-hot putter to move into contention at Colonial

Jun 13, 2020; Fort Worth, Texas, USA; Chesson Hadley plays a shot from the 17th tee during the third round of the Charles Schwab Challenge golf tournament at Colonial Country Club. Mandatory Credit: Raymond Carlin III-USA TODAY Sports (Reuters) – Chesson Hadley used a superb putting display to charge up the third-round leaderboard at the … Read more

Teen soccer player ‘scores’ final goal at own funeral

Teen soccer player 'scores' final goal at own funeral

VINCENTE CAMALOTE, Mexico — Mexican soccer teammates of Alexander Martinez, a 16-year-old whose death this week was blamed on police, mobbed his wooden coffin this week after kicking a ball off it and bouncing it into the goal so he could score one final time. After one last match on home ground in the southern … Read more

Adam Abdul-Jabbar stabbed neighbor over trash can dispute: report

Adam Abdul-Jabbar stabbed neighbor over trash can dispute: report

The 28-year-old son of NBA legend Kareem Abdul-Jabbar has been accused of stabbing a 60-year-old neighbor he’s known for years after arguing with the man on their street, police said Saturday. Adam Abdul-Jabbar was arrested after the Tuesday evening incident in San Clemente, California, on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon, according to local … Read more

Irritated Jamal Adams takes another contract shot at Jets

Irritated Jamal Adams takes another contract shot at Jets

Jamal Adams is growing more irritated waiting for the Jets to put their money where their mouth is. In his latest show of frustration, Adams described the Jets as “a lot of talk no action” when it comes to his contract negotiation. Replying to a Friday Bleacher Report post on Instagram that defensive end Myles … Read more

Yankees up in arms after judge orders to unseal MLB letter

Yankees up in arms after judge orders to unseal MLB letter

The illegal sign-stealing drama that rocked MLB before the pandemic may not be over — and this time it involves the Yankees. A letter from commissioner Rob Manfred to the Yankees detailing the findings of a 2017 investigation into the ball club’s alleged sign-stealing program should be unsealed, a judge ruled Friday, according to The … Read more

James Dolan’s image hasn’t changed under new brand consultant

James Dolan’s image hasn’t changed under new brand consultant

You ask, we answer. The Post is fielding questions from readers about New York’s biggest pro sports teams and getting our beat writers to answer them in a series of regularly published mailbags. In today’s installment: the Knicks. What happened to Steve Stoute? Haven’t heard from him since that controversial ESPN interview. — Robert Now … Read more