After Breakout Season, Rising Star Derek Stepan Has Eyes On Stanley Cup PlayoffsAfter quickly dismissing a question regarding the health and status of key defenseman Marc Staal, by saying there was no update regarding his eye injury, Tortorella became engaged when asked about rising star Derek Stepan.
Emotional Kenny Anderson: Jack Curran 'More Than A Coach To Me'Anderson broke down when reflecting on how hard -- make that impossible -- it was to get a compliment out of his mentor, who died Thursday at 82.
WFAN Radio Launches 660 AM-101.9 FM SimulcastFor 25 years, four months and one day, WFAN made its terrestrial radio home solely on the AM dial. Friday marked Day 1 of FM transmission.
Liguori: Serena Deserving Of More Attention As She Vies For No. 15Meanwhile there is another 30-year-old American who deserves most of the attention and that would be Serena Williams, the strongest female player in tennis history.
Somers' Monologue: Everybody Untuck! Yankees Get It Done In MotownYankees closer Rafael Soriano wasn't ready to go full-frontal Tebow, but he was able to undress Detroit in the ninth inning Thursday.
Somers' Monologue: For Mets, A Great Day By The BayTalk about a different team than just a week ago. Now bring on those Padres.
Somers' Monologue: Mets Stuck In Neutral At Deadline Now you see them, now you don't. The trade deadline has come and gone, and so have a number of ballplayers now with new zip codes.
Somers' Monologue: Steve Returns From Vacation, Schmoozes The Week That WasIn the week that isn't anymore, we saw the Olympics open with Team USA wearing uniforms made in China and the Yankees picking up an outfielder made in Japan.
Somers' Monologue: Dancin' The Knucklebug With R.A. DickeyWatch the ball start to dance, it's high and then it's low. Grab your bat and start to go! Let's do the knucklebug!
Somers' Monologue: Mets' Bumbling Bullpen Blows It -- Again!If you're a radio yakker like Steve Somers, your job description reads: "You'd better come up with something to say." But Steve was at a loss for words Tuesday night.
Somers' Monologue: Jeremy Lin, From Knicks' Shooting Star To Rocket Booster?No, he did not live in Lin-denhurst. And no, he did not commute through the Lin-coln Tunnel. But Jeremy Lin did produce as many puns as turnovers.