“It was dark,” Plaxico Burress recalled to interviewer Bryant Gumbel in Tuesday’s edition of “Real Sports” on HBO. “And I kind of, you know, missed a step. That’s when I felt my gun start to slide. I went to grab it to stop it from falling. Pow!”
Plaxico Burress says in an interview for HBO’s “Real Sports” that he “lost count” of how many times he cried in jail.
Derek Jeter allowed cameras to follow him during his pursuit of 3,000 hits partly because “if and when” he has children, he’d like them to be able to see him as a player.
HBO will air its much-awaited documentary on Derek Jeter’s march to 3,000 hits on Thursday, July 28 at 9 p.m. Jeter agreed to let camera crews follow him at home and while he was rehabilitating a calf injury. Oh yeah, there’s also that long blast from Saturday, July 9 — Jeter’s 3,000th hit.
Derek Jeter’s bid for one of baseball’s most hallowed milestones, the 3,000-hit club, a place none of the Yankees’ other greats ever reached, is almost complete.
HBO will broadcast a documentary about Derek Jeter’s pursuit of career hit No. 3,000.
The upcoming 2012 Winter Classic between the Rangers and Flyers was first reported in May. Now it’s been confirmed — reportedly.
In case you don’t get the obscure literary reference in the title, it’s a mutation of Rudyard Kipling’s classic Jungle Books story about a mongoose named “Rikki-Tikki-Tavi.” Enter Tiki Barber, who reminds you of Nag, the fictional cobra who approaches you as a pal only to strike when you least expect.
HBO plans to give late Daily News cartoonist Bill Gallo a 10-count salute shortly after 10 p.m. Saturday night, just before the Bernard Hopkins-Jean Pascal WBC light heavyweight title fight gets underway in Montreal.
With Rex Ryan and Mike Tannenbaum appearing on “CSI: NY” and linebacker Bart Scott slated to appear on “TNA Impact,” the question had to be asked: Are Rex’s prime time Jets interested in a “Hard Knocks” sequel?
If you haven’t been able to get tickets for Lady Gaga’s shows at Madison Square Garden later this month then HBO has you covered.
Dan Rosen of NHL.com joined me from Heinz Field to talk about the crazy work hours he has been enduring along with the ice crew for this year’s Winter Classic, and to detail the whole process of turning an NFL field into an NHL rink.
As the Christmas holidays approached, HBO executive assistant Molana Kasanova wanted to do something other than the traditional Secret Santa office exchange.
Mark Sanchez could have graced the covers of the September issues of several sports and men’s magazines. “We didn’t need any more pressure than we already had,” Sanchez said.
Born five minutes apart, Rex and Rob Ryan are inseparable. They’ve spent a lifetime together, playing, laughing, and fighting — sometimes with each other and often against anyone foolish enough to take them on.