Schwartz: New Book Helps Novices, Casual Fans With Football TerminologyFor the fan who knows nothing about the sport or that fan who likes to watch it but just doesn’t get the lingo, the game of football can many times be lost in translation.
Schwartz: Meet Brendan Burke, The New TV Voice For The IslandersDreams do come true, but sometimes achieving them takes a little longer than anticipated.
Schwartz: Arthur Ashe Kids Day Provides Mix Of Tennis, Entertainment Ahead Of US OpenThis year’s event takes place Saturday and will feature current tennis stars Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal as well as musical performances from Flo Rida, Laura Marano, Jordan Fisher, Zara Larsson, Troye Sivan and Forever in Your Mind.
Schwartz: Phelps Headlines US Athletes Past And Present In 2016 Topps Olympic Card SetThe base set has 75 cards, including Michael Phelps, the most decorated Olympian of all time with 28 career medals -- 23 gold.
Schwartz: Citi Field Carries On Concert Tradition Started At SheaThe tradition of concerts hosted by the Mets continues Friday when the Zac Brown Band returns to Citi Field.
Schwartz: Red Bulls' Robles Helping In Fight Against Pediatric CancerThe Red Bulls have partnered with Hackensack University Medical Center to launch the “Tackle Kids Cancer” campaign, and Robles is the official spokesperson for the initiative.
Schwartz: Perhaps The NASL's Greatest Rivalry Resumes SaturdayOver the last two years, the Red Bulls and NYCFC have built up a pretty heated rivalry in Major League Soccer. But there’s another rivalry involving a local soccer team that dates back to the 1970s.
Schwartz: Red Bulls' Davis Up To Challenge Of Filling In For McCartyInjured Dax McCarty's job is now in the capable hands and feet of Sean Davis, but there has been a bittersweet feeling to his accelerated promotion to starting midfielder.
Schwartz: Red Bull Arena Is The Best Venue You Don't Know AboutA soccer match at Red Bull Arena is an exciting and unique experience. But there could soon be other events held at the state-of-the-art venue.
Schwartz: Face Facts, Islanders Fans, The Barn Doors Are ClosedThe chances of the Islanders returning to a renovated Nassau Coliseum are slim and none and slim just left the building.
Schwartz: Defensive Guru Salgado To Impart Wisdom At Long Island CampJim Salgado, a Long Island native and former Hofstra University star, will be back on his home turf this weekend to conduct his first Pick 6 Defensive Backs Camp at Kellenberg Memorial High School in Uniondale.
Long Island's Michta-Coffey All About The Pursuit Of Excellence In RioMaria Michta-Coffey recently offered a refreshingly honest take about her chances of winning a medal at the Rio Olympics.