It’s OK to fall back in love with the New York Knicks again. Won’t take my word for it? Then listen to Jeff Van Gundy. When asked about Kristaps Porzingis, the ex-Knicks head coach said, “I love everything about how he’s handled his situation, love his game, love his mental makeup…. I’m hopeful that he […]Read more "State of the Knicks: In Phil We Still Trust"
I was saving an opinion on Yoenis Cespedes for when he signed with another team. But like that annoying fly that keeps coming at you, I couldn’t resist to take a swipe. The fly in question is the New York Mets and their unwilling desire to talk contract with the greatest outfielder in Mets history. […]Read more "Re-sign Yoenis Cespedes!"
This is not an obituary, just ask my brother because I planned to write this in July. I even imagined how I would email Flip Saunders and maybe get a response back from the legendary coach. Shock and sadness were only a few of the emotions I felt as I read the news of Flip’s […]Read more "Flip Saunders and the Future of the Minnesota Timberwolves"
I thought I wouldn’t be writing this article after news of the Carlos Gomez trade to the New York Mets but it turns out the Houston Astros doctors liked Carlos Gomez. Reports indicate that the Mets happened to have cold feet (aka pulling a DeAndre Jordan) after first agreeing to send Zack Wheeler and Wilmer Flores to […]Read more "3 Mets Trade Deadline Ideas"
Happy Draft Day! Mel Kiper and Todd McShay are well known for giving their differing opinions on the NFL Draft. We decided to be both of these football draft gurus and put our thinking hats on for each NBA team. The following mock draft, presented to you by RealGM, is basically what each of us […]Read more "“Kiper/McShay” NBA Mock Draft and Knicks Trade Ideas"
One of the reasons you heard a collective groan in the Hilton Midtown hotel during the NBA Draft lottery was not only because the New York Knicks were the only team to lose draft position that night but also due to the fact they lost out on two potential Hall of Fame big men in […]Read more "Why Mudiay or Porzingis is the Right Pick for the New York Knicks"
1 Diamondbacks, SS Brendan Rodgers 2 Astros, OF Kyle Tucker 3 Rockies, SS Dansby Swanson 4 Rangers, OF Daz Cameron 5 Astros, RHP Carson Fulmer 6 Twins, RHP Dillon Tate 7 Red Sox, SS Alex Bregman 8 White Sox, LHP Tyler Jay 9 Cubs, LHP Brady Aiken 10 Phillies, RHP Walker Buehler 11 Reds, OF Andrew Benintendi 12 Marlins, OF Garrett Whitley 13 Rays, RHP Kyle Funkhouser […]Read more "Drafting for Teams in First/Supplemental Rounds of the 2015 MLB Draft"
Below is the letter I sent Duke this morning, in its entirety. Thank you! Dear Duke University, My name is Sadaab Rahman and I am a proud Muslim American as well as a candidate for admission in the Class of 2019. I once thought Durham to be the place where I would be able to […]Read more "Dear Duke University"
Intended release: 03.06.15 The following players vary in talent and readiness. Some may appear on other 100 lists and others may not even crack a top ten for their respective teams. So without further ado, here are a bonus forty that should have good minor league seasons and shoot up rankings as soon as mid […]Read more "NYSG’s Top 100 Prospects"
With the devastating news about Derrick Rose’s reinjury of a torn meniscus, the Chicago Bulls’ hopes for a deep playoff run just got much dimmer. While it easy to think about how the loss of a franchise player will probably lead to an early playoff exit and likely matchup of a Hawks-Cavaliers Eastern Conference Finals, […]Read more "Connecting the Dots – Is OKC in Thibodeau’s future?"