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Peter Schwartz

Joe Mihalich (Credit: Hofstra Athletics)

Schwartz: Restoring Basketball Pride On Long Island

When Joe Mihalich took over as the men’s basketball coach at Hofstra last year, he took over a program in need of a fresh start.

09/18/2014

Marvin Jones in 1995 (Mandatory Credit: Al Bello /Allsport)

Schwartz: 3 Former Jets Are On Brooklyn Bolts’ Coaching Staff

The Bolts have named former Jets offensive lineman John Bock as their head coach. Bock played six seasons in the NFL for the Jets and Dolphins after playing college football at Louisville and Indiana State.

09/15/2014

Bobby Nystrom signs autographs during the New York Islanders Draft Party on June 26, 2009, at Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Schwartz: Islanders Legend Nystrom Reflects On Stellar Era At The ‘Old Barn’

When the Islanders’ 43-year history at Nassau Coliseum ends after this coming season, one moment will always stand alone as the best. It’s really not debatable.

09/10/2014

Brooklyn Bolts logo (Credit: 5W Public Relations)

Schwartz: Mark Your Calendars For The Brooklyn Bolts’ Inaugural Schedule

With the Jets and Giants’ seasons underway, area sports fans are back in football mode. But if you can’t get enough football, business will pick up next month when the FXFL launches its inaugural season.

09/09/2014

Ashley Young of Manchester United in action during the Barclays Premier League match between Burnley and Manchester United at Turf Moor on August 30, 2014 in Burnley, England. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)

Schwartz: A Guide To The Top Soccer Clubs In The World

“Club Soccer 101” is that extra help for the soccer novices, but it’s also a good resource for the most educated soccer fans as well.

09/08/2014

Riddell's SpeedFlex helmet (Credit: Riddell)

Schwartz: Riddell’s SpeedFlex Helmet Features Number Of Technological Advancements

A new helmet that has hit the market is drawing plenty of attention around the football world.

09/04/2014

Eli Manning (Credit: Topps)

Schwartz: Welcome To Your Football-Card Fantasy

For its 2014 football card set, The Topps Company has partnered with NFL.com Fantasy Football to include fantasy football stats on the backs of cards.

09/02/2014

"Something Of The Night" cover (Credit: Richard Neer/WFAN)

Schwartz: Previewing WFAN Host Richard Neer’s Debut Novel

It’s a story about an unpublished manuscript that threatens to start a sexual-abuse scandal surrounding a small Catholic school on the Jersey Shore.

08/29/2014

Brooklyn Bolts logo (Credit: 5W Public Relations)

Schwartz: A Football Team Grows In Brooklyn

The Bolts will play at Coney Island’s MCU Park, home of the Brooklyn Cyclones.

08/27/2014

Fireman Ed (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Peter Schwartz: My Beef With Fireman Ed

As my family gets ready to meet Mickey Mouse and friends, let’s dive into my lack of respect for Fireman Goofy — and what triggered it.

08/18/2014

Fireman Ed (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Fireman Ed On WFAN: ‘When I Die, My Blood’s Coming Out Green’

Ed Anzalone spent half the interview talking Jets, and the other half ripping two detractors who happen to be FAN employees: Joe Benigno and Peter Schwartz.

08/18/2014

(Credit: Pole Position Raceway)

Schwartz: Indoor Go-Karting Has Come To Long Island

Pole Position Raceway’s newest location in Farmingdale has become a big hit in a matter of weeks. It takes seconds to get around the track and it’s only taken a New York minute for the raceway to become a huge success.

08/13/2014

Farmingdale State College (Photo by Peter Schwartz/WFAN)

Schwartz: Farmingdale State Pleased With Pitch For Jets Training Camp

“I think they liked Farmingdale very much,” school administrator Patrick Calabria said. “What’s not to like? We have a beautiful campus.”

08/11/2014

Rob Pannell #3 of the New York Lizards in action against Garrett Thul #9 of the Florida Launch during their Major League Lacrosse game at Shuart Stadium on July 3, 2014 in Uniondale, New York. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Schwartz: Just Win, Baby! — By At Least 5 Goals…

They’ve already clinched a berth in the Major League Lacrosse playoffs, but the New York Lizards still have a chance to host a postseason game if things go their way on Saturday.

08/08/2014

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Schwartz: Forgotten No More — The Story Of Football’s Trailblazers

Four courageous men — Marion Motley, Woody Strode, Kenny Washington and Bill Willis — broke the color barrier in pro football. This is their story.

08/06/2014

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