All-Star Weekend

Mookie Wilson

Mets Hall Of Famer Mookie Wilson Talks All-Star Weekend On The Couch

This July, Major League Baseball’s best players will hop on the 7 train and head to Queens for the All-Star game — it’s the first time Citi Field is hosting the mid-summer classic.

05/17/2013

Bernard King (Photo by Noren Trotman/NBAE/Getty Images)

Knicks Great Bernard King Among 12 Finalists For Election Into Basketball HOF

King played with the Nets from 1977-1979 and with the Knicks from 1982-1987. He finished his career with New Jersey in 1993. The Brooklyn native was a four-time NBA All-Star and the 1985 NBA scoring champion.

02/15/2013

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Report: Knicks, Nets Among Bidders For 2015 All-Star Game

Baseball’s All-Star game is coming to Queens this year. Next February, we’ll have a Super Bowl in East Rutherford, N.J. The NBA could complete the trifecta.

02/15/2013

Derek Fisher and Billy Hunter (credit: Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

NBA Union Leader Billy Hunter Placed On Indefinite Leave

Billy Hunter is being placed on an indefinite leave as executive director of the NBA players association, following a report that was critical of his leadership and urged players to consider his future with the organization.

02/01/2013

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Yankees’ Cano Picks Bautista, Fielder, Trumbo For HR Derby; Ortiz Declines

Cano announced the invitations Monday, a day after rosters were announced for the All-Star game July 10 in Kansas City.

07/03/2012

Jeremy Lin (Photo by Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images)/Dwight Howard (Photo by Juan Ocampo/NBAE via Getty Images)

A Break From Lin To Put Focus Back On Howard

Jeremy Lin has been the NBA’s biggest story this month, but the focus shifted back to Dwight Howard, where it began this season, with the NBA’s midseason event in the city he insists he loves but wants to leave.

02/25/2012

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Forget Jordan, Stern Says NBA Has Never Seen Anything Like ‘Linsanity’

Not Magic and Bird, not Kobe or LeBron. Not even Michael Jordan. Nobody can match the buzz that Jeremy Lin has created in such a short amount of time.

WFAN–02/24/2012

Jeremy Lin plays for the New York Knicks against the Sacramento Kings at Madison Square Garden - New York, NY - Feb 15, 2012 (credit: Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

NBA Adds Knicks’ Jeremy Lin To All-Star Weekend, Rising Stars Challenge

Charles Barkley praised the addition, saying it was “really stupid the NBA denied him in the beginning.”

WFAN–02/17/2012

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Report: All-Star Shooting Competition Could Get Dose Of Lin; Shumpert In Dunk Contest

From New York to Asia, “Linsanity” is taking over. Next target: Orlando?

WFAN–02/16/2012