WFAN Best Sports Figures: #6 -- Patrick EwingThe pressure would have been too great for many athletes, but not for Patrick Ewing.
Back At Georgetown, Ewing Eyes 'New Era' As Basketball CoachPatrick Ewing, Georgetown's new basketball coach, and John Thompson Jr., Ewing's coach with the Hoyas all those decades ago, greeted each other with a bear hug.
Reports: Georgetown Hires Knicks Legend Patrick Ewing As Head CoachEwing, 54, was a superstar for the Hoyas from 1981-85. He was a three-time first-team All-American and voted The Associated Press College Player of the Year in 1985.
Keidel: Knicks Coaching Search Has Been Doomed From The StartThe Knicks aren't a player or two away from prosperity. Because they don't have the management to pick those players. Because they don't have the owner to pick the people who pick the players.
Keidel: Hopefully The Kings Finally Reward Ewing For Paying His DuesSports are often hailed for innovation and inclusion. Yet when it comes to head coaches, it seems every pro sports league forever has its hand buried in the recycling bin.
Keidel: Knicks Botching Coaching Search -- And We Shouldn't Be SurprisedThe Knicks had three eminently qualified, gifted, and eager men ready to roll, yet none were considered for head coach this time around.
Schmeelk: 30 Years Later, It's Time For The Curse Of Ewing To EndThe Curse of Ewing? A week from today, the Knicks hope to change things, as they have the second greatest chance of landing the top pick in the NBA draft.
10 Tri-State Area Franchise Faces Who Looked Awkward In New PlacesHere are 10 franchise cornerstones who left their Tri-State Area teams for a last hurrah or two, but just didn't look right sporting different colors.
James Gandolfini Among Honorees In New Jersey Hall Of Fame Class Of 2014Six members of the cast of “The Sopranos” were on hand Thursday night as James Gandolfini was inducted into the New Jersey Hall of Fame.
Ranking The Best Local Athletes In History By Jersey/Uniform Number: 39-30Moving on with our weekly rankings of the best local athletes of all time by uniform/jersey number, here are numbers 39-30.
James Gandolfini, Former Gov. James Florio To Be Inducted Into NJ Hall Of FameA late actor best known for portraying a New Jersey mobster and a former governor remembered for raising taxes are among the newest members of New Jersey's Hall of Fame.
Keidel: Fisher May Be The Goods, But He's Got Quite A Job Ahead Of HimFor all we know Derek Fisher is the next Red Auerbach. But no matter the GM, hard work or the hypotenuse of Phil Jackson's famed triangle offense will make MSG a winning culture.
Patrick Ewing On Knicks' Job: 'If I Get A Call, I'm Ready' "I’d love to go back to New York," Ewing said Sunday on CBS Sports Radio. "I’m not sure what is going to happen in terms of who they’re going to have fill that void. But if I get a call, I’m ready."
Boomer & Carton: Ewing Wants His Shot And More On A MondayThe NHL and NBA finals are set, the Mets took two from the Phillies, the Yankees are struggling and Patrick Ewing wants to be the next head coach of the Knicks -- quite a bit to talk about.
Anthony Mason Says Knicks Need To Reclaim '90s MindsetMason says he's been unable to land a job with the team despite an obvious need to get back to what worked 20 years ago, when the Knicks reached the NBA Finals under former coach Pat Riley.