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John Tortorella (Photo by Rich Lam/Getty Images)

Former Rangers Coach John Tortorella Fired After Just 1 Season In Vancouver

Tortorella, who signed a five-year contract last summer after being dismissed by the Rangers, failed to reach the playoffs behind the Vancouver bench. Assistant coach Mike Sullivan was also fired on Thursday.

05/01/2014

Mike Woodson (Photo by Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

After Nightmarish Season, Knicks Fire Mike Woodson And Entire Coaching Staff

New team president Phil Jackson made the decision Monday, saying in a statement “the time has come for change throughout the franchise.” This is the first big move for Jackson since his appointment in March.

04/21/2014

Charlie Manuel (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Charlie Manuel Fired As Phillies Manager; Ryne Sandberg Takes Over

Charlie Manuel has been fired as manager of the Philadelphia Phillies, with his team out of the pennant race and in a tailspin since the All-Star break.

08/16/2013

Rev. Michael Fugee

Calls Mount To Have Newark Archbishop Fired Over Once-Accused Pedophile Priest

A New Jersey state assemblywoman is among those calling to have Newark Archbishop John Myers held accountable, after a once-accused pedophile priest suddenly popped up at Colts Neck Church youth retreats.

05/01/2013

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Palladino: Valentine Was Right For Mets In 2000, Wrong For Boston In 2012

Red Sox management got rid of the big contracts, along with the big egos. What remained still hated Bobby Valentine.

10/05/2012

Governor David Paterson

Gov. Paterson: Firings Should Have Followed Kennedy Leak

Paterson said some campaign staffers spread unfounded rumors about Caroline Kennedy after she dropped out of contention to be appointed U.S. senator.

12/14/2010