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Insider sheds more light on Irving-Sixers trade situation

Is Kyrie Irving to the Sixers a legitimate trade possibility?!. ...well, no. Probably not. The idea was floated Thursday afternoon ahead of the 2022 NBA Draft as the basketball world heated up amid multiple reports of unrest in Brooklyn. Irving and the Nets are reportedly at an impasse over his contract situation, and that reportedly has Kevin Durant unsure of his future in Brooklyn as well. It's all very dramatic and gossipy, which is extremely fun.
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Brian Windhorst says the ‘godfather move’ for Pat Riley is to wait for Kevin Durant to say he wants out of Brooklyn

The Miami Heat could be in the market for a superstar this offseason as they look to improve their roster after falling short of the NBA Finals in the 2021-22 season. The Heat have been linked as a potential landing spot for Brooklyn Nets guard Kyrie Irving, but ESPN’s Brian Windhorst believes Miami could be waiting to land an even bigger star.

Eric Adams ‘concerned’ over Alvin Bragg’s alleged cop assault break

Mayor Eric Adams said on Friday he was “concerned” about Manhattan District Attorney Alvin Bragg’s decision not to file serious charges against two women who allegedly assaulted NYPD cops, saying it sends the wrong message. “I am concerned about dropping the charges on those who assault the men and women who are here to protect us,” Adams said in a FOX5 interview Friday morning. One of the women involved in the wild caught-on-camera assault in Harlem was let off the hook by the DA’s office, while her alleged accomplice had her charges downgraded, officials told The Post Thursday. The mayor...
The Superficial

Why Aren’t There Any Walmart Stores in New York City?

New York is the city that never sleeps. The that New York City has both in America and other countries is nothing to scoff at. New York City has the largest population than any other city in the country, there are more than 8.3 million people living in this city. And as Walmart is the largest retailer in the United States, it only makes sense that there must many stores in the most densely populated city, right? But apparently, that is not the case. A city which is the capitalist hotspot of the country, doesn’t have enough stores of the largest retailer in the world, why is that? Why aren’t there any Walmart stores in New York City? These are the questions for which you’ll find answers in this article.

I Was a Police Officer for 20 Years. I Know What It Means to Put More Guns on the Street.

Police officers have a vested interest in keeping illegal guns off the streets, a difficult-enough task already. Now the United States Supreme Court decision in New York State Rifle & Pistol Association Inc. v. Bruen has found unconstitutional the New York law that strictly limited who could carry a firearm in public in the nation’s largest metropolis. At one blow, this ruling ends a restriction that has for decades helped hold down the number of guns in private hands in New York City. The Court’s decision has made the job of the New York Police Department much harder overnight.
The Crawfish Boxes

In stinging loss to Yankees, Dusty Baker did not give Astros the best chance to win

Dusty Baker is not the reason why the Astros lost to the Yankees last night. But his late-game decision-making might have prevented an Astros win. The Astros entered the bottom of the ninth with a three-run lead, successfully handing the game to their All-Star closer. With a 2.41 ERA on the season, Ryan Pressly had converted 14 saves in 16 chances. He had allowed just one home run in 18 2⁄3 innings, yielding a remarkable 1.9 percent Barrel rate in the process.

Whoopi Goldberg Calls SCOTUS Ruling On NY Concealed Carry Law Is A ‘Middle Finger’

Whoopi Goldberg called the Supreme Court decision overturning a New York gun control law a “middle finger” to the Empire State, shortly after the ruling came in on Thursday, June 23. The View co-hosts were discussing a recent Supreme Court decision, which passed 6-3, that struck down a New York law, which required people to show “proper cause” in order to concealed carry a gun outside of their home. The ruling overturned laws in eight states and Washington D.C.

One player the Yankees need to move at the trade deadline

The New York Yankees are coming off an incredible 9th inning comeback win over the Houston Astros on Thursday night, resulting in their 52nd win of the season. However, with the trade deadline quickly approaching, the Yankees have a few moves they can make to improve the roster. Right off the bat, outfielder Joey Gallo must be replaced. Even Aaron Hicks is turning things around, launching a clutch three-run blast to draw the Yankees and Astros even in the bottom of the 9th. This month, Hicks is hitting .300 with a 39% on-base rate, two homers, and 11 RBIs.

Woman slashed, robbed at Bronx subway station

NEW YORK -- Police are investigating after a woman was attacked and robbed at a Bronx subway station.Investigators say around 12:30 p.m. Thursday, a 19-year-old woman was slashed on her chin and arm at the Parkchester station.Police say the suspect also stole her phone and necklace.The victim is now recovering at a hospital.No arrests have been made.

‘My hands were right up against its teeth’: Local fisherman reels in large shark off shore of Staten Island beach

Sharks have drawn increasingly closer to land in recent years, but none too many Staten Islanders expect to cross paths with one along the South Shore. Yet that’s exactly what happened to local fisherman Damean Farrell, an Eltingville resident who reeled in a near-four-foot shark off the shore of Oakwood Beach last week. The shark, which Farrell measured at 43 inches, is believed to be a sand tiger shark -- a species which can grow upwards of 10-feet and reach nearly 500 pounds in some regions.

Lil Tjay Brain Dead? Rapper 'Fighting For Life' Following Horrifying Shooting

Lil Tjay is yet to escape death following the disturbing shooting incident that almost claimed his life in an instant. The Bergen County Prosecutor's Office shared a press statement reporting the shooting incident on Wednesday morning involving Lil Tjay. The multi-platinum hip-hop artist was rushed to the hospital after sustaining multiple gunshot wounds, and his condition was worrying enough that it caused buzzes about his purported death.