DX’s rebellious WWE legacy explored in A&E ‘Biography’

Pro wrestling is at its best when it blurs the lines between reality and what you see on TV. D-Generation X did that as well as anyone. The legendary group’s inception was born out of friends Triple H and Shawn Michaels ‘real life frustration and need to rail against Vince McMahon’s stale, outdated and underperforming … Read more

Rusty Deshaun Watson heavily booed in ugly preseason debut

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Deshaun Watson apologized before his preseason debut with the Cleveland Browns and then got an earful from opposing fans. Watson apologized Friday “to all the women I have impacted” after being accused by two dozen women of sexual misconduct during massage therapy sessions. Potentially facing a year-long suspension, Watson publicly expressed remorse … Read more

Massapequa no-hits Toms River to reach Little League World Series

The Massapequa miracle continues after a no-hitter from pitcher Joey Lionetti. Massapequa Coast Little League clinched its first-ever Little League World Series berth with a 4-0 victory over longtime powerhouse Toms River (NJ) East in the Metro Region finals in Bristol, Conn., On Friday night. Lionetti struck out nine, hit three batters with pitches and … Read more

Mets waste Max Scherzer’s gem in extra-inning loss to Phillies

The Mets lost two contributors, then lost a winning streak in a heartbreaker. The Phillies cut down the potential winning run at the plate in the ninth inning and then capitalized with a run in the 10th to steal a 2-1 victory in front of 38,467 at Citi Field on Friday night. The Mets’ six-game … Read more

Zach Wilson’s critical Year 2 with Jets begins vs. Eagles

Zach Wilson is determined to show he’s a different – better – quarterback than he was in his rookie year. Behind the scenes, that process began months ago for the Jets’ second-year quarterback with the offseason conditioning program, then OTAs, minicamps and now training camp. On Friday night, behind the scenes becomes front and center … Read more

Deshaun Watson’s ban proves NFL’s disconnect with real world

Have you heard back from human resources, yet? I’m still trying to get an answer as to how many sexual-assault settlements I can make until I’m suspended. Ten? Twenty? They’re still trying to figure out the penalty for Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson – he of the $ 230 million deal – after he recently settled … Read more

Mets’ Francisco Lindor may end up being worth $ 341 million

Francisco Lindor slid a bag over his shoulder, fist-bumped a few young boys eating pizza in the clubhouse, then headed for the Citi Field door and a desperately needed day off after playing his 111th game out of a possible 112 this season. The Mets shortstop stopped for a minute when a reporter asked how … Read more

Seahawks Practice Snapshot: Good day for QB Drew Lock and offense

At the risk of turning readers off early, Wednesday was a largely uneventful day of Seahawks training camp – there were no fights, no big interceptions, nor any big injuries to speak of. But a practice with no surprises is a good thing for a Seahawks offense that’s looking to stay consistent and efficient. Two … Read more

Giants’ Brian Daboll plans to play starters vs. Patriots

Andrew Thomas has played in the biggest games a college football player can partake in and has started 28 NFL games at left tackle. He does not need to feel overly excited for Thursday night, when the 2022 Giants open up their preseason against the Patriots at Gillette Stadium. Yet he is. “Every season is … Read more