The highest paid athlete in the world is now a New Jersey Native.  Mike Trout just signed a 12-year contract with the Los Angeles Angels for $430 million.  This makes him the highest paid athlete in Baseball, Football, Basketball, Soccer, Badminton and any other sport you can think of. D-Lo has Record Night as Nets Make Epic Comeback MTV’s ‘Jersey Shore’...
Brooklyn, NY Today the Brooklyn Nets gave us a sneak peek of their upcoming "City Jersey".  They combine the Nets Jersey with the popular Australian brand "Coogie", which was a favorite among the late great Brooklyn native, The Notorious B.I.G.  Biggie was typical seen wearing the colorful Coogie sweaters that where popular in the early to mid 90's alongside his...
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The Nets were strictly business on Sunday. Last night the Nets beat the Pacers in an extremely physical game and earned their first playoff berth in four years.  After the 108-96 victory on the road, the young Nets team was celebrating from the floor to the locker room. “It means a lot, obviously to exceed expectations for a lot of...
The TCS New York City Marathon is both an athletic event and a city wide spectator sport.  The 2018 NYC Marathon will take place on November 4th, with competitors coming from around the world, hoping to complete the 26.2 mile course through all five boroughs of New York City.  Below is a full map of the route for the marathon. 5 bridges: ...
Brooklyn, NY The Nets kicks off their home opener tonight against the New York Knicks.  The game starts at 7:30 PM EST at Barclays Center.  (YES/MSG) Both teams come off poor seasons and neither team made the NBA playoffs in the 2017-2018 season.  Knicks come into the game 1-0 and the Nets started 0-1. The Nets exited preseason 2-2, The Knicks...
An Intimate Portrait of a Baseball Legend. In a much-anticipated collaborative effort between the Museum of the City of New York and the Jackie Robinson Foundation.  In the Dugout aims to explore and celebrate the life of this local legend.  In 1947, Jackie Robinson made history when he joined the Brooklyn Dodgers and became the first African-American in Major League Baseball. Subway Cars...
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The XFL is being revamped and our local team has been revealed.  The New York Guardians will play out of MetLife Stadium starting February 2020.  Their colors are grey, black and red and will feature a gargoyle-like mascot. Vince McMahon will own the league, but will not have any involvement in “football operations”.  Former Giants offensive coordinator Kevin Gilbride has...
What:  A Ticker-tape Celebration of the U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team celebrating their 4th World Cup. Where:  The Parade - Canyon of Heroes in Lower Manhattan (Broadway from the Battery to City Hall) The Ceremony – City Hall. When: The Parade starts at 9:30 AM.  The Ceremony starts at 10:30 AM. History:  This is the 206th ticker-tape parades in New York City...
Water safety statistics are scary stuff. Did you know: Drowning is the number one cause of injury-related death for children ages one to four. Drowning kills nearly 1,000 children every year. Formal swimming lessons reduce the likelihood of childhood drowning by 88 percent. Water safety is a topic that impacts ALL families. The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) recently published updated...
In ‘93 we thought it was going to happen with Kenny, Drazen and DC.  In ‘03, we thought it would happen with Kidd, Kenyon, RJ and Kittles. Lastly in 2014, we thought it would happen with Deron Williams, Paul Pierce, Joe Johnson and KG... We were wrong.  We have been patiently waiting for a championship since 1976. Before the big...
Today NYNJ is headed to 222 Grand Street in ultra-trendy Williamsburg to check out 'Brooklyn Running Company'. Tell us a little about your company’s story? Brooklyn Running Company opened in November 2013. We're an independent, specialty running store located in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. Our mission is to be a resource and community hub for the entire NYC running community. Who started BRCo? Tell us a...
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Denver, Colorado (1,779.3 miles from NYC) Nets coach Kenny Atkinson didn't want the Nuggets to have a chance to win with a last-second shot. Caris LeVert made sure the Nuggets didn't have an opportunity to win in overtime, either. LeVert hit a floater in the lane with 0.3 seconds left, and the Brooklyn Nets scored the last six points of the game...
In 2018, the United States Supreme Court overturned a ban on sports betting.  Since that time New Jersey has become one of the leading states in legalized Sports gambling.  NJ raked in a whopping $4 billion in sports bets in 2019 alone.  Transit hubs, such as Jersey City, Hoboken and Newark have seen an enormous uptake in New York...
Rockland County’s Kate Tuohy is featured on the front page of the up coming months edition (July 30th) of Sports Illustrated. Tuohy was selected as the 2018 Female Gatorade Athlete of the Year and is a student at North Rockland High School (North Rockland Central School District) The Rockland native appears next to JT Daniels, the nation's No. 1 quarterback prospect before...
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This week, Yankees great Derek Jeter put his 115 year old Orange County, NY castle on the market.  The listing price is a cool $15 Million.  The baseball legend has done some major improvements to the two properties over his career in Nueva York.  Jeter probably no longer needs the castle as he is currently CEO of the Miami...
Cherry Hill, NJ  This 5 beds/5 bath (6,688 sq ft) home has it all.  Once owned by the legendary Muhammad Ali.  Ali lived in the home when he moved from Chicago to the east coast in January of 1971 to be closer to NYC. The home is listed with Sotheby's for $3,000,000.  This exquisite Mediterranean style home is one of a kind and...