Schwartz: Mookie, Mets Set To Party Like It's 1986What is here is “1986 Weekend,” a three-day celebration of the last Mets team to win a world title. When the Mets host the Dodgers this weekend at Citi Field, the organization is throwing a party 30 years in the making.
Schwartz: NASCAR Drivers Lend Their Voices To Nickelodeon ShowJimmie Johnson, Danica Patrick, Kasey Kahne and Chase Elliott will all lend their voices to the special shows.
Schwartz: Not All Islanders Fans Will Admit It, But They'll Miss Howie RoseHowie Rose was a consummate professional for more than two decades as the Islanders' TV play-by-play man. His shoes will be very difficult to fill.
Schwartz: Lacrosse Legend Lends A Helping Hand In HarlemBeing a superstar athlete in New York comes with a lot of responsibility. No one can say Paul Rabil hasn't done his part.
Schwartz: Olympic-Style Wrestling Featuring Team USA Returns To NYCDon’t be alarmed if you happen to be walking through Times Square later this week and you see a large crowd gathered to watch a couple of wrestlers in action.
Schwartz: Inaugural 'Play Ball Weekend' Coming To All 30 MLB StadiumsMajor League Baseball will hold the inaugural “Play Ball Weekend” this Saturday and Sunday at 15 ballparks around the country, including Yankee Stadium.
Schwartz: 3-Plus Years Later, Cosmos Still Waiting For An Answer On Elmont Stadium PlanThe $400 million, privately financed project that includes a 25,000-seat soccer stadium and mixed-use development would be built immediately south of Hempstead Turnpike and east of the Cross Island Parkway.
Schwartz: Off Second-Round Debacle, Islanders Brace For Busy OffseasonLosing stinks, especially when you really had a chance to win. That’s kind of the general feeling surrounding the Islanders following Sunday’s season-ending 4-0 loss to the Lightning in Game 5 of the second round of the playoffs.
Schwartz: Ranking The Worst Playoff Losses In Islanders HistoryThere’s no sugarcoating it. The Islanders’ 5-4 overtime loss to the Lightning in Game 3 on Tuesday night at Barclays Center was painful and hard to comprehend. But there have been worse moments for this team in the postseason.
Schwartz: Mets, Islanders Have Turned NYC Orange And BlueWhen it comes to the present, the Mets and Islanders currently “own” the area.
Schwartz: Legend Of 'Kinger' Is Taking On A Life Of Its OwnIn a matter of days, Chris King has gone from being the Islanders radio play-by-play voice that not many people outside of the New York area had ever heard of to being an instant star and a household name around the NHL.
Schwartz: Isle See You In Round 2 ... FinallyAfter 23 years of futility, which included more seasons of not even making the playoffs, let alone advancing out of the first round, the Islanders finally found a way to advance.