Lichtenstein: Jets MUST Address Offensive Needs, Starting In Round 2It would be absurd to quibble over the Jets' first-round pick. However, there should be concern over an unintended consequence.
Lichtenstein: A Jets Fan's Plea To Macc: Don't Take A QB At 6General manager Mike Maccagnan was understandably unforthcoming during his draft-centric Monday afternoon press conference, but Jets fans have reasons to worry about what he will with the No. 6 pick in Thursday's draft.
‘City Game’ Podcast: Talking Knicks With Steve PopperIn the latest episode of “City Game,” WFAN’s brand new podcast focusing on the Knicks and Nets, hosts John Schmeelk and Steve Lichtenstein are joined by Knicks beat writer Steve Popper of The Record to talk Knicks.
Lichtenstein: Marks' Patient Plan For Nets Will Trump Jackson's Knicks FantasyTheir venues may be only about six miles apart, but the Knicks and Nets are polar opposites in the way they conduct their basketball businesses.
Lichtenstein: Nets Have Long List Of Needs Entering Important OffseasonSo I was a few wins off. My preseason prediction had the Nets winning 17 games. The final tally was actually a league-worst 20 after Wednesday’s 112-73 debacle in Chicago.
Lichtenstein: Devils’ Forgettable Season Ends Amidst Memories Of Past GloryExpected to improve upon an 84-point total from a year ago, the Devils instead took a wrong turn on their rebuilding road.
‘City Game’ Podcast: Talking Nets, Broadcasting With Chris CarrinoThe guys also discuss the Knicks tanking, a potential Derrick Rose return, Carmelo Anthony's "writing on the wall" and some college prospects.
Lichtenstein: NHL Has Good Reason To Sit Out 2018 OlympicsSending the NHL’s top players halfway around the world is just not worth it. Between the multiple-week schedule shutdown in mid-season and the injury risk, what’s in it for the league?
Lichtenstein: Nets Development Culture Extends To Kenny AtkinsonWith the Hawks in town to play the Nets on Sunday, the topic of conversation around both locker rooms often turned to Kenny Atkinson, Brooklyn’s head coach who worked as an Atlanta assistant the previous four seasons.
Lichtenstein: Bad Loss On Tuesday Night Puts Nets' Progress On HoldJust when the Nets started to look like they were getting this NBA basketball thing, they showed their true colors.
Lichtenstein: Devils' Showcasing Goalie Kinkaid Is A Good Thing For AllAs the Devils celebrated their glorious past this past weekend, the present administrators were busy continuing their evaluations in an attempt to provide for a brighter future.
Lichtenstein: New Blood Fueling Nets’ Defensive ImprovementsLost somewhere in the mild euphoria over the Nets' first two-game winning streak of this wasted season, following their 126-98 romp over the Suns at Barclays Center on Thursday, was another modest achievement.