Mets’ Pete Alonso part of sports’ growing vulgarity problem

Mets' Pete Alonso part of sports' growing vulgarity problem

Some wrongs are not difficult to right. As my friend Mark Morley says, “It’s not rocket surgery.” Yet, and for no good reasons, we inexorably sink lower, every day, by pathetic design. Meanwhile, the modern marketing and TV content rational has become, “It’s no worse than this” or “It’s no worse than that.” But what … Read more

Lias Andersson won’t join Rangers camp when NHL returns

Lias Andersson won't join Rangers camp when NHL returns

This has to be the end, doesn’t it? Or does it? Lias Andersson told club president John Davidson that he wants to be a Ranger, but the seventh-overall selection from the 2017 draft nevertheless declined an invitation to attend next month’s anticipated training camp leading into the 2020 Stanley Cup tournament, The Post has learned. … Read more

Mark Cuban would join Mavericks players for anthem protest

Mark Cuban would join Mavericks players for anthem protest

As several athletes across all sports have declared they will kneel during the national anthem for their upcoming season in solidarity with the racial injustice protests around the country, one NBA owner has expressed his desire to join his players. In an interview with ESPN’s “Outside the Lines” on Thursday, Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban … Read more

Jamal Adams requests a trade from the Jets

Jamal Adams requests a trade from the Jets

Jamal Adams has had enough. Fed up with the lack of progress during contract talks with the Jets, their star safety has requested a trade,” The Post’s Brian Costello has confirmed. ESPN was first to report Adams’ demand. Adams, 24, has made it clear he wants a contract extension this offseason, but the Jets want … Read more

Jamal Adams sounds done with the Jets in Instagram post, reportedly requests trade

Jamal Adams sounds done with the Jets in Instagram post, reportedly requests trade

Jamal Adams, the standout Jets safety who is impatiently awaiting a payday, has requested a trade, according to an ESPN report Thursday afternoon. The Jets-Jamal Adams situation continues to deteriorate. Adams informed the team he wants to be traded, a source tells ESPN. #Jets — Rich Cimini (@RichCimini) June 18, 2020 Adams is entering his fourth year … Read more

NBA announces layoffs as league prepares for season to restart

NBA announces layoffs as league prepares for season to restart

The NBA is coming back on July 30, but some of its employees aren’t. The league has laid off a number of workers due to organizational “restructuring,” NBA spokesperson Mike Bass confirmed in a statement. The exact number is unclear, but it is believed to be in the ballpark of 100 people. “We are restructuring … Read more