Monday, August 31, 2015

Retired New York Giants linebacker Carl Banks forced many fumbles during his playing days and apparently he's not quite done yet.

During Saturday's broadcast of the MetLife Bowl between Big Blue and the New York Jets, NBC New York decided it would be an opportune time to celebrate Banks' 53rd birthday. And as part of his on-air surprise, they delivered him a cake, which was handed over to fellow analyst Bob Papa for display on... Read at Giants 101

For a while, it seemed like the New York Mets were content to let things play out for their beleaguered bullpen. Outside of Jeurys Familia and Tyler Clippard, the Mets need to find reliable arms out there if they want to have success down the stretch. Mets' General Manager Sandy Alderson previously indicated the team was content to promote from within once rosters expanded in September. The way things have gone in recent days appears to... Read at Mets 101

The New York Knicks have officially released their 2015-2016 preseason schedule, which will include three games at home and three games away during the month of October.

Below is all of the times, dates, opponents and locations:

2015 Knicks Preseason Schedule

Date

Opponent

Arena

Time

10/7

vs. Paschoalotto/Bauru (Brazil)

Madison Square Garden

7:30 PM ET

10/9

@ Washington Wizards

Verizon Center Read at Knicks 101

The New Jersey Devils have numerous prospects, but very few with the likelihood of being a top rated player in the NHL. On defense however, the red and black have a plethora of solid prospects that could have an impact in the future. The organization has been working on building up their defense the past few years, which is why the team has struggled on offense the recent years.

1) Damon Severson: The 21-year-old excelled early on in his... Read at Devils 101

Fans have been filling London streets in the official NFL Fan Rallies, with 40,000 expected to attend. Even online sportsbooks are getting in on the NFL action with UK betting sites pumping out unprecedented NFL offers to British gamblers (click here for betting information). The question is though, can the Brits handle American football for the long term or is it just a fling? Read at On The Clock 101