Lee Zeldin asked to prove Earth not flat day after failed attack: video

Republican gubernatorial nominee Rep. Lee Zeldin just couldn’t catch a break Friday on the campaign trail where he fell into the crosshairs of a so-called Flat Earther less than a day after escaping an attack from an unhinged Army vet. “We’re being bound to. So NASA uses CGI animation. Are you aware of this? So … Read more

LeBron James’ 42-point show lights up Drew League; Kyrie Irving no-shows

LOS ANGELES — LeBron James scored 42 points in a successful return to the Drew League while teaming up with DeMar DeRozan for a 104-102 win in LA’s famed pro-am basketball league Saturday. Longtime Drew League commissioner Dino Smiley told ESPN he expected Brooklyn Nets guard Kyrie Irving to play in the game preceding James’ … Read more

Kyrie Irving, LeBron James expected to participate in Drew League pro-am

LOS ANGELES — Kyrie Irving is expected to play in Los Angeles’ famed Drew League on Saturday, the commissioner of the pro-am basketball league, Dino Smiley, told ESPN. However, he is not scheduled to play at the same time as LeBron James, according to Smiley. Irving is scheduled to play at 11 am PT, and … Read more

Is Kyrie Irving finally getting a dose of reality?

Kyrie IrvingPhoto: Getty Images The drama we saw at the beginning of free agency in Brooklyn seems to have subsided a bit and been pushed to the backburner for the time being. Just over a week ago, it appeared that Kyrie Irving and BFF Kevin During were intended to be shipped out of town as … Read more

Kendrick Perkins has some wild Kevin Durant trade suspicions

Kevin Durant’s recent trade request sent shockwaves around the NBA, but not everyone is buying its veracity. ESPN NBA analyst Kendrick Perkins, for one, believes that Durant’s demand is merely a ploy. “I’m looking at it and I’m saying, ‘Why would KD want out?’” Perkins said on “NBA Today” on Tuesday. “…And then all of … Read more

Knicks get hit with tampering charges after signing Jalen Brunson

Jalen Brunson was a key part of the Dallas Mavericks’ postseason run.Image: Getty Images The free-agent frenzy has come and gone again in the NBA, and it’s the same old story in New York for the Knicks and their fan base. Another year, another “big” free agent signing fails to move the needle. The team … Read more

Kyrie Irving-Nets soap opera far from over despite opt-in

In what rose to a stare-down between Kyrie Irving and the Nets, his employer won. With Brooklyn unwilling to give him a long-term max deal and Irving unable to get one elsewhere, he settled and opted into the final year of his contract. The Nets avoided the nuclear option of Irving leaving and potentially triggering … Read more

Kevin Durant may be distancing from Nets amid Kyrie Irving saga

The Nets seemingly can’t get it together. As Kyrie Irving’s time with the Nets continues to deteriorate, with the star Brooklyn guard giving his list of preferred destinations last week should the two sides not work out a contract, Durant is also reportedly distancing himself from the franchise at the moment. Last Friday, Logan Murdock … Read more