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Eddie Castro’s SPORTS Jets/Giants Wrap-up

The NFL season has come to an end. If you’re a Jets or Giants fan, you are left shaking your heads in disbelief. Both the Jets and Giants will be sitting home on the couch watching the playoffs this year, as both closed out their seasons with disappointing finishes. It is easy to blame the […]Read More

Sports: Return of the Captain

As we look back at this past weekend filled with cookouts, fireworks and weekend getaways, most of all sports, what would the weekend have been without the Subway Series taking place at Citi Field.  The Yankees came in holding the best record in the American League.  The Yankees took two out of three games from […]Read More

Bed-Stuy Swim Team Makes Splash

The Bedford-Stuyvesant YMCA Piranhas Swimming team continues to take a bite out of the competition from other teams around the state. The squad, consisting of local kids from seven to 17, came in a strong second place at the recent sixth annual Elias Karmon Diversity Meet.  It was a marked improvement from last year’s sixth […]Read More

Sports: Showdown in the Bronx

The New York Yankees are sitting atop the AL East with a record of 20-13. However, it is not the rival Red Sox, nor the young Baltimore Orioles, but the Tampa Bay Rays that are breathing down the neck of the Yankees with a record of 20-15. The Rays lost key players such as Carlos […]Read More

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Knicks: Contenders or Pretenders? By Eddie Castro Who says it’s too early to think playoffs? Well, as we hit the month of March, the NBA playoffs are around the corner. Last week, Brooklynites rejoiced as the hometown kid returned home. Carmelo Anthony finally landed in the “Big Apple.” To evaluate the “new-look” Knicks first week, […]Read More