Top Athletes Offer Prayers, Thoughts After Newtown Elementary School MassacreOn Friday night, Oklahoma City Thunder superstar Kevin Durant hit the court with "Newtown CT" on his sneakers to honor the victims of the massacre.
Brian Cashman On The State Of The Yankees: 'Beggars Can't Be Choosers'"Beggars can't be choosers," general manager Brian Cashman said. "...There's not a lot of choices out there. It's a very limited sandbox to play in."
Hartnett: A-Rod's Injury Dramatically Changes Yankees' Offseason PlansLosing A-Rod until mid-season will force the Yankees to make power-hitting outfielder Cody Ross their number one target.
Report: Yankees Free Agent Nick Swisher On Boston's 'Radar'After four years of saluting the Bleacher Creatures at Yankee Stadium, Nick Swisher may have a suitor in Boston.
Sweeny: Breaking Down Kuroda, The Yankees' Rotation And Potential Outfield HelpThere was a point in the last week where it may have seemed that Hiroki Kuroda was going to pitch elsewhere in 2013. Eat without worry, my friends. Kuroda is indeed coming back to the Yankees next season.
Swisher, Soriano, Kuroda Reject Yankees' $13.3M OfferAlso rejecting the one-year guaranteed offers were the New York Yankees' trio of Nick Swisher, Rafael Soriano and Hiroki Kuroda.
Boras: Dodgers 'Bought Store,' Mets In 'Freezer Section'With baseball awash in record revenue as the signing season starts, Scott Boras compares the habits of teams to families sifting through supermarket shelves.
Sweeny: Mariano, Yankees' Sense Of Relief And More Offseason NotesCan he come back to be the Great Mariano after such a severe injury? There is room for doubt, so the Yankees must fortify the rest of their setup corps as well. Does that include Rafael Soriano?
Yankees Make Qualifying Offers To Soriano, Kuroda And SwisherWith the start of free agency looming, the Yankees have made qualifying offers to reliever Rafael Soriano, starting pitcher Hiroki Kuroda and right fielder Nick Swisher.
Hartnett: Torii Hunter Would Solve Yankees' ProblemsWhile the ALCS was one-sided, the battle for one of the most desirable free agents is expected to be a lot tighter.
Girardi Expects A-Rod To Be Yankees' 'Everyday Third Baseman' In 2013While the Yankees will have plenty of decisions to make this offseason, the one that will garner the most headlines and create the biggest stir is what — or what not — to do with A-Rod.
Yankees General Manager Brian Cashman Mum On His Offseason PlanHow will Cashman address his aging team? Will he attempt to go younger or will he stick with his older guns? Will he attempt to deal the virtually untradeable A-Rod? Will he re-sign Nick Swisher? As usual, the longtime GM didn't disclose his plans.
Keidel: Can We Bank On The Yanks Next Year? Ever since Larry Lucchino gave us the ominous but rather fitting moniker of “Evil Empire,” the Yankees have been largely unable to spend their way into the World Series.
Silverman: Yankees’ Postseason Struggles Indicate Decline Is At HandThe Yankees long run at or near the top of the American League seems likely to come to an end next year. The reality of the situation is that the Yankees have gotten old.
The Definition Of Insanity? Yankees Likely Not Planning Major OverhaulWFAN's Jon Heyman and Sweeny Murti have learned the Bombers' front office appears to have no intention of making wholesale changes. In fact, it looks like they are about to offer some of the postseason culprits a lifeboat.