Departure is long-time coming for Beckham

It didn’t matter what the Giants received in return for trading Odell Beckham Jr.It didn’t matter why the Giants had to trade him.It had to be done. There was a point of no return for Beckham. The Giants were going to stink with him, and…

Results should put Seton Hall in

Seton Hall had to do it the hard way after losing three games in a row prior to this past week.They had to beat two ranked Big East teams in Marquette and Villanova at Prudential Center to make sure they are actually in the NCAA tournament…

Forecasting what to come in spring

After a usual depressing February of sports that comes after the Super Bowl, we have hit the start of a new sports season. March is known for March Madness that bridges the start of the baseball season, Stanley Cup playoffs and NBA…

Open letter to John Tavares

Dear John: Welcome home! You make your return to Long Island for the first time as a visitor and the enemy on Thursday night after nine unsuccessful seasons with the Islanders, even though this does not mean much to you as much as it…

No Islanders trade should be no problem

The MLB and NHL trade deadline get the best of us and worst of us. We get excited about what our teams would do to make our team better in those two revenue-making pro sports leagues, which often does wheeling and dealing during the…

Saratoga triumphs over Colonie in a defensive epic

TROY — Last season the Blue Streaks enter the sectional tournament as not only the top seed but the top ranked team in the state. Unfortunately the fourth seed Colonie came in to upset them in the semi-finals. But tonight they avenged that…