How the NY Jets crushed the Denver Broncos to get their season back on track

Andy Vasquez NFL writer Published 8:28 PM EDT Oct 7, 2018 EAST RUTHERFORD — The only thing that was certain heading into Sunday’s game at MetLife Stadium was that we were going to learn something about the Jets.  They had lost three straight games in brutal fashion. And they had been seething all week after an …

NY Giants vs. Carolina Panthers: The current ties that bind these franchises

Art Stapleton NFL writer Published 11:46 AM EDT Oct 7, 2018 CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Dave Gettleman wanted no part of reliving his tenure with the Carolina Panthers this week, at least not publicly in the media. The general manager of the New York Giants made his first road trip of the season for Sunday’s game, …

David Fizdale inserts Emmanuel Mudiay into New York Knicks starting lineup

Chris Iseman NBA writer Published 7:20 PM EDT Oct 5, 2018 NEW YORK — Emmanuel Mudiay has gotten off to a slow start through the Knicks’ first two preseason games.  David Fizdale is trying to find a way to get him going. The Knicks head coach inserted Mudiay into the starting lineup for the Knicks’ preseason …

Serious accident closes Route 17 in both directions in Waldwick

Joshua Jongsma North Jersey Record Published 2:47 PM EDT Oct 5, 2018 A serious accident involving a tractor trailer closed Route 17 in both directions Friday afternoon in Waldwick. Saddle River police warned motorists to avoid the area and to expect heavy delays. The tractor overturned near Sheridan Avenue on Route 17 south, according to 511nj.org. …

New York Yankees, Boston Red Sox: First look ahead of ALDS Game 1 at Fenway

Pete Caldera MLB writer Published 8:33 AM EDT Oct 4, 2018 BOSTON – Leave it to Missouri native Luke Voit to sum up feelings in the Bronx during Wednesday night’s champagne party inside the misty Yankee Stadium home clubhouse. “I’m making all my buddies back home Yankees fans,’’ Voit said after delivering a key, two-run triple …

From Memphis to middle of New York Yankees' lineup, Luke Voit is an October staple

Pete Caldera MLB writer Published 7:15 PM EDT Oct 3, 2018 NEW YORK – Luke Voit spent most of this summer at Memphis, playing for the St. Louis Cardinals’ Class AAA affiliate. On Wednesday night, the right-handed hitting first baseman found himself batting fifth for the Yankees, between Giancarlo Stanton and Didi Gregorius, in the …

David Fizdale sticks with same starters for New York Knicks' 2nd preseason game

Chris Iseman NBA writer Published 7:13 PM EDT Oct 3, 2018 NEW YORK — David Fizdale didn’t rule out continuing to shift around his lineups, but the Knicks’ head coach kept the same starting five from Monday for his team’s preseason game against the Brooklyn Nets on Wednesday.  “Maybe mix things up the next game,” Fizdale …

Heading into playoffs, these Yankees might be playing for final time in pinstripes

Pete Caldera MLB writer Published 12:45 PM EDT Oct 3, 2018 NEW YORK – Participation in October’s playoffs comes with the possibility that some Yankees – both long-tenured and short-term players – might be putting on the pinstripes for the final time. Here’s a look at the Yankees who might be leaving the Bronxonce all is said …