Joe Pantorno

Sports Editor

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Rangers NHL trade rumors: Kevin Hayes out for Lias Andersson?

The New York Rangers rebuild in 2018-19 has gone exactly how many expected during the early portions of the season as the Blueshirts are 1-4 after five games.  Management made it clear last season that there are going to be some lean years around Madison Square Garden as the Rangers build a...

Monday, October 15, 2018, 12:09 PM

Cardinals MLB trade rumors: Latest on Bryce Harper, Marcell Ozuna

While Major League Baseball waits to see who will be representing the National League and American League in the 2018 World Series, there seems to be one eye being kept on the impending Bryce Harper sweepstakes.  The unrestricted free agent outfielder, who was drafted by and spent the first...

Monday, October 15, 2018, 11:27 AM

Colts Jets NFL Week 6 highlights, recap

The New York Jets put on a special teams and defensive show at MetLife Stadium on Sunday, defeating the Indianapolis Colts 42-34 in Week 6 action.   In a season of inconsistent kicking, Jason Myers reminded the Jets that they are set at the position as he knocked home a franchise record...

Sunday, October 14, 2018, 4:12 PM

Giants NFL rumors: Who steps up if Eli Manning is benched?

It's becoming more and more obvious as the New York Giants stumble through the 2018 season that the end is very near for veteran quarterback Eli Manning.  At 37 years old, one of the greatest passers in franchise history is stuck behind a bad offensive line and a conservative scheme that...

Sunday, October 14, 2018, 12:39 PM

Fantasy Football Week 6: Latest on Ryan Tannehill, Deshaun Watson

Here is the latest on two notable fantasy football quarterbacks with injury problems heading into Week 6 of the 2018 NFL season.  Fantasy Football injury news: Ryan Tannehill Miami Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill was thought to be doubtful heading into Week 6 against the Chicago Bears...

Sunday, October 14, 2018, 11:43 AM

Colts Jets Week 6 watch free live stream, TV, more

Don't look now, but the New York Jets are just one game back of the AFC East divisional lead through five games this season.    The rebuild has been promising, despite being on the wrong end of the Cleveland Browns' first win since 2016 in Week 3.    But the Jets...

Sunday, October 14, 2018, 11:28 AM

Manny Machado MLB rumors: Yankees after Didi Gregorius injury

New York Yankees manager Aaron Boone might have announced on Friday an avenue for his club to acquire soon-to-be-free-agent shortstop Manny Machado this winter.  As the Yankees cleaned out their lockers after being eliminated earlier in the week at the hands of the Boston Red Sox in the...

Friday, October 12, 2018, 3:30 PM

Yankees MLB rumors: Patrick Corbin on radar

The New York Yankees offseason isn't even three days old, yet the wheels are starting to turn on the free-agent market.  Jon Heyman of Fancred Sports reported on Thursday that the Yankees are expected to pursue left-handed pitcher Patrick Corbin in free agency this winter.  Corbin,...

Thursday, October 11, 2018, 3:06 PM

William Nylander NHL trade rumors: Should Islanders pursue?

The Toronto Maple Leafs and restricted free agent William Nylander are still not anywhere near coming to terms on a deal that would allow the 22-year-old center to rejoin the team.  For a franchise that is on the verge of being financially strapped after spending big money to acquire John...

Thursday, October 11, 2018, 12:01 PM

Watch Eagles Giants TNF Week 6 free live stream, TV, more

To put things lightly, the NFC East has been nothing short of mediocre so far in 2018 as the 2-2 Washington Redskins lead the division heading into Week 6. Two division rivals, the New York Giants (1-4) and Philadelphia Eagles (2-3), get a new slate of NFL games started on Thursday night from...

Thursday, October 11, 2018, 11:06 AM

Eden Hazard transfer rumors: Real Madrid or new deal at Chelsea?

Belgian superstar Eden Hazard is having quite a start to the new season with Chelsea.  The 27-year-old winger is the top scorer in the Premier League with eight tallies while his Blues are joint leaders in the Premier League after a win over the weekend at Southampton. It can't get much...

Wednesday, October 10, 2018, 2:33 PM

Fantasy Football Week 6 TNF: Odell Beckham Jr., Saquon Barkley, Eli Manning

There will be plenty of fantasy football owners who are going to be glued to their screens for Thursday Night Football Week 6 as the New York Giants host the Philadelphia Eagles.  The Giants season is on the brink of being lost already at 1-4, but there is still a high-powered offense (on...

Wednesday, October 10, 2018, 12:42 PM

The 2018 Yankees were built incorrectly: Pantorno

Expectations could not have been much higher for the New York Yankees heading into the 2018 season.  After trading for Miami Marlins slugger and reigning National League MVP Giancarlo Stanton, were on the cusp of seeing the new generation of Bash Brothers alongside Aaron Judge, though this...

Wednesday, October 10, 2018, 11:55 AM

Is Aaron Boone the right manager for Yankees?

The first season of Aaron Boone as New York Yankees manager, a 100-win season, is over much earlier than expected.  The Boston Red Sox eliminated the Yankees on Tuesday night in Game 4 of the ALDS, a 4-3 victory allowing New York's arch-rivals to celebrate in the Bronx.  It's a...

Wednesday, October 10, 2018, 11:14 AM

Red Sox Yankees ALDS Game 4 highlights, recap

The Boston Red Sox are through to the American League Championship Series, eliminating the Yankees in Game 4 of the ALDS by stymying a ninth-inning comeback for a 4-3 victory.   Rookie Gleyber Torres, with runners on first and second and two outs in the bottom of the ninth, grounded out to...

Tuesday, October 9, 2018, 11:37 PM

Yankees Red Sox Game 4 free live stream ALDS

It's now or never for the New York Yankees, who are on the brink of elimination in Game 4 of the ALDS on Tuesday night after getting blown out 16-1 by the Boston Red Sox in Game 3.  The Red Sox are one win away from the ALCS and a 2017 ALDS rematch with the Houston Astros in this year...

Tuesday, October 9, 2018, 3:19 PM

NHL Coyotes moving to Houston when Seattle arrives?

The NHL has moved forward with its plans to welcome a 32nd franchise into the fray as Seattle looks poised to enter the league by the 2020-21 season. That could be bad news for the Arizona Coyotes, though.  While the Seattle expansion group unveiled its plans to renovate Key Arena and...

Tuesday, October 9, 2018, 1:44 PM

Early returns on Islanders defense are promising

The state of the New York Islanders defense heading into the 2018-19 season looked as though it was a recipe for disaster.  After a 2017-18 season in which the team allowed a staggering 296 goals, worst in the league, new president Lou Lamoriello did nothing to improve his current unit....

Tuesday, October 9, 2018, 12:55 PM

NFL rumors: Colin Kaepernick to Giants?

The idea of Colin Kaepernick coming back to the NFL isn't far off the mind of many football fans.  For ESPN personality Max Kellerman, there's no better destination for him than New York with the Giants.  On First Take Monday morning, Kellerman implored the Giants to sign the...

Tuesday, October 9, 2018, 12:14 PM

Giants cut Ereck Flowers after tumultuous struggles

The New York Giants announced on Tuesday morning that they have cut offensive lineman Ereck Flowers after four seasons with the team.  It was reported on Monday afternoon that the Giants would release Flowers on Tuesday if they were unable to find a trade partner by 4 p.m. ET. Apparently, the...

Tuesday, October 9, 2018, 11:36 AM