Lichtenstein: If Jets' Bowles Is Smart, He Will Turn Lee LooseThe Jets were hindered last season by their speed deficit in comparison to other teams. Darron Lee, who ran a 4.47 40-yard dash at the NFL Combine -- the fastest of any linebacker -- will certainly make up some of it.
Lichtenstein: Jets' Maccagnan Continues To Be Prudent In Fitz StandoffIf Ryan Fitzpatrick was really worth eight figures, he’d be on the Denver Broncos right now.
Lichtenstein: What Nets Will Look Like Next Season Is Anyone's GuessAnyone who hung around to watch the final days of this Nets’ season, which mercifully came to an end with a 103-96 home loss to the Raptors’ B team on Wednesday, well, they’re a glutton for punishment.
Lichtenstein: Devils End Season With Foundation For A Brighter FutureThe Devils had been confounding experts for much of this season, so why would Game 82 be any different?
Lichtenstein: Acquiring Speed Should Be Devils' First Offseason PriorityNew Jersey is last in the league in both total goals (179) and goals per game (2.21). This despite the NHL’s eighth-best power play efficiency (20.4 percent).
Lichtenstein: Lopez Decision Shows Nets Tanking For No Good ReasonThe Nets appear to be tanking just for the hell of it. The fans who paid money to see professional basketball at Barclays Center? Better luck next year.
Lichtenstein: Knicks And Nets Close To Contention ... April Fool’s!What if we combined these two wretched rosters? The resulting fantasy would obviously yield a more competitive team, but how much more?
Lichtenstein: Devils Thrust Farm Into Prime Time, Keep It InterestingWith all their injuries, the Devils may as well just buy their own shuttle bus for trip between Albany and Newark.
Lichtenstein: Hollis-Jefferson’s Return Brightens Latest Nets LossThe ebullient rookie wing played in a basketball game for the first time since Dec. 4.
Lichtenstein: Defense, Not Goalies, To Blame For Devils' Recent ProblemsNot too long ago, I suggested the Devils consider trading all-world goalie Cory Schneider. That was met with angst from the fan base.
Lichtenstein: Devils GM Shero Pulled Off A Heist Getting Smith-PellyIn his first season as Devils general manager, Ray Shero has shown an uncanny ability to unearth worthy gems amongst the rubble at the bottom of other NHL rosters.
Lichtenstein: Lopez's Efforts To Expand His Game Lost In Nets' WreckageWhen you watch the basketball fiasco that is the current iteration of the Brooklyn Nets, it’s hard to comprehend how this franchise won a playoff round under then-coach Jason Kidd only two years ago.