Yankees’ Kyle Higashioka can finally sense an MLB return

Yankees' Kyle Higashioka can finally sense an MLB return

Yankees catcher Kyle Higashioka takes Post readers behind the scenes as he tries to stay prepared for the 2020 season amid the coronavirus pandemic. As told to Ken Davidoff. Greetings from Oregon, where I’m hoping not to be for too much longer. I’m paying a lot of attention to what’s going on because now I … Read more

Lance Armstrong documentary gets off to quite the start

Lance Armstrong documentary gets off to quite the start

Serial doper Lance Armstrong admits some fans will always be “p—d” with him for his Tour de France cheating. In “Lance,” the ESPN documentary released Sunday, the disgraced Texan cyclist flaunted the middle finger in the opening scene and recounted an X-rated story when he was approached outside a bar after being stripped of his … Read more

Tyler Wade’s versatility is ‘a manager’s dream’

Tyler Wade's versatility is 'a manager’s dream'

Part 28 in a series analyzing the New York Yankees. In 2000, Clay Bellinger wasn’t yet known as Cody’s pop as the future Dodgers star was 4. Instead, Clay was the Yankees’ 25th man with the ability to fill in at several positions on a team loaded with All-Stars. Derek Jeter at short, Bernie Williams … Read more

Woods and Manning beat Mickelson and Brady in charity match

Woods and Manning beat Mickelson and Brady in charity match

(Reuters) – Tiger Woods and Peyton Manning held off a late challenge to beat Phil Mickelson and Tom Brady 1Up in a charity golf match in Florida on Sunday that raised $20 million for COVID-19 relief efforts. May 24, 2020; Hobe Sound, FL, USA; Tiger Woods and former NFL player Peyton Manning read a putt … Read more

The return of New York sports is beginning to feel real

The return of New York sports is beginning to feel real

Professional sports returning to New York took a step forward Sunday afternoon, with the announcement by Gov. Andrew Cuomo that teams can begin holding training camps immediately. The Nets were the first team to take advantage, announcing they will open their practice facility in Brooklyn on Tuesday for voluntary workouts while adhering to the protocols … Read more

‘The Match’ gave us way more than a Tom Brady roller coaster

'The Match' gave us way more than a Tom Brady roller coaster

The golf matched the weather, which was sloppy, and that was just fine because the purpose of the “The Match: Champions for Charity’’ Sunday was met — with the millions raised for COVID-19 relief and the entertainment it delivered to a TV audience starved for live sports. Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson, Tom Brady and Peyton … Read more

May 24, 1990: Edmonton Oilers win fifth Stanley Cup

May 24, 1990: Edmonton Oilers win fifth Stanley Cup

After the Edmonton Oilers won their fourth Stanley Cup in five years in 1988, the team shocked the sports world by trading Wayne Gretzky to the Los Angeles Kings in a five-player deal, ending one of the greatest runs in NHL history. Two years later, the Oilers lifted the Cup for the fifth time by defeating the … Read more