Étiquette : Sports

  • Amazon seeks to overturn union win, says vote was tainted

    Amazon seeks to overturn union win, says vote was tainted

    People arrive for work at the Amazon distribution center in the Staten Island borough of New York, on Oct. 25, 2021. Amazon plans to file objections to the union election on Staten Island, NY, that resulted in the first successful US organizing effort in the company’s history. (Craig Ruttle, Associated Press) Estimated read time: 4-5 […]

  • Yankees’ Rachel Balkovec’s history-making day ends with a win

    Yankees’ Rachel Balkovec’s history-making day ends with a win

    LAKELAND, Fla. — Cheered by many fans who came just to see her make history, Rachel Balkovec debuted with a win Friday night as the first woman to manage the affiliate of a Major League Baseball team. Balkovec guided the New York Yankees’ Class A Tampa Tarpons over Lakeland 9-6. “I’ve never heard my name […]

  • ‘Fans, hang with us’: Mitchell makes plea after Jazz blow 17-point lead in loss to Suns

    ‘Fans, hang with us’: Mitchell makes plea after Jazz blow 17-point lead in loss to Suns

    Estimated read time: 3-4 minutes SALT LAKE CITY—Donovan Mitchell slammed both hands hard against the scorers table as a « Let’s go Suns! » singing began through Vivint Arena. Any good vibes the Utah Jazz had created over the last four days were completely erased Friday in their final home game of the regular season. It happened […]

  • Steve Cishek apologizes for hitting Mets’ Francisco Lindor

    Steve Cishek apologizes for hitting Mets’ Francisco Lindor

    WASHINGTON—The Nationals are sorry. There wasn’t much excuse-making or finger-pointing coming out of the home clubhouse Friday night after relief pitcher Steve Cishek hit Francisco Lindor near the face with a pitch and kicked off a benches- and bullpens-clearing incident. Twice in the first two games, a Mets star has been hit near the face. […]

  • Tiger Woods’ challenges odds again because of mental toughness

    Tiger Woods’ challenges odds again because of mental toughness

    AUGUSTA, Ga. — You can like Tiger Woods, love him, dislike him or even loathe him. But, purely as a golfer, he deserves your respect. Woods the person always has been complicated. He has, at times, displayed arrogance and an aloofness that have portrayed him as unapproachable, unrelatable and difficult to embrace. Of course, from […]

  • Parents guide: How ‘Ambulance’ earned its R rating

    Parents guide: How ‘Ambulance’ earned its R rating

    Jake Gyllenhaal and Yahya Abdul-Mateen II in « Ambulance. » (Andrew Cooper, Universal Pictures) Estimated read time: 3-4 minutes THE AMBULANCE — The movies can be an excellent place to escape reality for an hour or two. You get your popcorn, frozen Jr. Mints and giant soda and sit back in a dark theater ready to get […]

  • Obi Toppin scores career-high 35 points as Knicks rout Wizards

    Obi Toppin scores career-high 35 points as Knicks rout Wizards

    WASHINGTON — Obi Toppin, with his name being chanted nearly the entire game in the nation’s capital, scored a career-high 35 points as the Knicks bounced back from a 10-0 hole to rout the Wizards, 114-92, at Capital One Arena on Friday night. The Knicks moved to 36-45 with one game left in their season, […]

  • Baseball team Oakland A’s move to Las Vegas could be blocked

    Baseball team Oakland A’s move to Las Vegas could be blocked

    Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak is threatening to block the Oakland Athletics from moving to Las Vegas, pushing back against the MLB team’s demands for hundreds of millions of dollars in subsidies for a new stadium, The Post has learned. Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred recently discussed the A’s move with Sisolak, signaling that the […]

  • Brian Kelly is still badmouthing Notre Dame

    Brian Kelly is still badmouthing Notre Dame

    Brian Kelly won’t have to face the horrors of the Notre Dame facilities anymore.Picture: Getty Images Brian Kelly is on a mission to make himself Public Enemy Number One in South Bend, Indiana, for reasons unknown. His daughter will be graduating from Notre Dame next month, and at this point, if I were Kelly, I […]

  • Josh Donaldson’s walk-off gives Yankees win over Red Sox

    Josh Donaldson’s walk-off gives Yankees win over Red Sox

    The Yankees didn’t get what they wanted ahead of their game Friday, when they failed to sign Aaron Judge to a long-term extension before his Opening Day deadline. On the field, though, they delivered a dramatic victory over the Red Sox to start the season when Josh Donaldson hit a game-winning single to score ghost […]