The secret behind Ben Simmons’ recent net success ( News New York )

INDIANAPOLIS — Ben Simmons is getting healthier. And it’s getting better. Considering the All-Star hasn’t played since June 2021 — a bad run and a nerve injury that has pundits accusing him of being a friend — it’s predictable that even after the rehab, rust would follow. Even though Simmons isn’t 100 percent, heading into … Read more

Mets legend Mookie Wilson is now in the dreaded business ( News New York )

Mookie Wilson’s appearance at Mets fantasy camp this month in Port St. Lucie, Fla., was a different experience for him than in years past. Not only was the popular former outfielder a familiar face that evoked memories of the franchise’s last World Series winner in 1986, but rather he managed to feed everyone. Meet Mookie … Read more

Why the Yankees-Mets collusion charges don’t hold water ( News New York )

The Yankees have been linked with free agent Jacob deGrom to the Mets star, but they have more interest in other interests. And that has nothing to do with any unholy partnership between Yankees owner Hal Steinbrenner and Mets owner Steve Cohen. Also, the Mets are now focusing on players other than Aaron Judge. Just … Read more

The hope is to learn from the journey of mixed outcomes through storytelling ( News New York )

The four-game road trip out west did not end the way Rangers had hoped, but the club picked up a possible five points and should return home in a position to build on their recent play. Going 2-1-1 indicates that it certainly wasn’t perfect. The Ranguli are still enduring an occasional terrible season, which prevents … Read more

No. 5 Iowa State cruises past Michigan State 80-49 ( News Iowa )

1 of 5 Iowa State guard Emily Ryan (11) celebrates after scoring against Michigan State during the second half of a college basketball game at the Phil Knight Invitational tournament on Thursday, Nov. 24. 2022, in Portland, Ore. / Rick Bowmer) 1 of 5 Iowa State guard Emily Ryan (11) celebrates after scoring against Michigan … Read more

Sueing leads the Buckeyes past No. 21 Texas Tech 80-73 in Maui ( News Hawaii )

LAHAINA, Hawaii (AP) — Justice Sueing couldn’t have asked for a much better outcome, especially after sitting out nearly all of last season with an injury. The Honolulu native scored 23 of his career-high 33 points in the second half to help Ohio State hold off No. 21 Texas Tech for an 80-73 win in … Read more

The Yankees were intrigued by Carlos Rodon with Justin Verlander also in the mix ( News New York )

While Aaron Judge remains the Yankees’ main target by far (and one of the most likely signs), they are also pursuing many top free-agent pitchers, shortstops and other foreign starters. The Yankees feel pretty good (or as much as they can now) about their chance to retain Judge despite his public free-agency journey with the … Read more

Heinicke builds Air Jordan collection win by Washington win ( News Washington )

Ashburn, Va. (AP) – Taylor Heinicke is 4-1 since receiving Carson Wentz as the initiative of the leaders of Washington. He has four new pairs of shoes to show for it. In a tradition he started last year, Heinicke is getting a pair of Air Jordans in the colors of each of his team and … Read more

Tom Thibodeau, Tony Soprano and the New York Knicks ( News New York )

Tom Thibodeau’s coaching style never changes, and that’s the problem.Image: Getty Images Almost a year ago, I my soul was contemplated of Knicks head coach Tom Thibodeau, seeking answers to his most pressing coaching questions. Humans are prone to combining, comparing and disassociating, creating a sense of chaos around us. In the world of the … Read more

Rhea Ripley’s WWE return from injury, Survivor Series WarGames ( News New York )

Rhea Rippele finally sees her wrestling career “starting again.” The 26-year-old was a muscle trial member joining the team in May, but has not been able to compete in action for four months after being injured in June. The Raw women’s champion is happy that she will finally be cleared following her “brain and teeth … Read more