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Firing Nash Won’t Make Much Difference

BY LESLIE MONTEIRO (Photo credit: Dustin Satloff/Getty Images) Nets head coach Steve Nash knew he was on borrowed time as soon as Kevin Durant made his intentions known that he wanted his head coach fired this offseason. A losing streak at any point of this season would have put Nash out of his misery. The …

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Focus Should Be on LaFleur

BY LESLIE MONTEIRO (Photo credit: Rich Schultz/Getty Images) It’s open season on Jets sophomore quarterback Zach Wilson after an inept performance that included a three-interception game in the Jets’ 22-17 loss to the New England Patriots at MetLife Stadium on Sunday. But let’s not forget about Jets offensive coordinator Mike LaFleur. He hasn’t exactly shined …

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Does Hal Steinbrenner Want Responsibility of Owning Yankees?

BY LESLIE MONTEIRO (Photo credit: Mike Stobe/Getty Images) The New York Yankees came off a Game 7 loss to the Houston Astros in the 2017 American League Championship Series. They were a team on the rise with Greg Bird, Gary Sanchez and Clint Frazier leading the way. Aaron Judge and Gleyber Torres were going to …

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Rose Makes Knicks Go

BY LESLIE MONTEIRO (Photo credit: Dustin Satloff/Getty Images) All the hype went to prized point guard Jalen Brunson after signing with the Knicks as a free agent this offseason. It shouldn’t be surprising he received the loudest ovation of all Knicks in the home opener Friday night. Meanwhile, Derrick Rose went through the offseason unnoticed. …

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Open Letter to Kyrie

BY LESLIE MONTEIRO (Photo credit: Jordan Johnson/NBAE via Getty Images) Dear Kyrie: I hope you had a nice summer. I know it was an interesting offseason for you. It’s never a dull moment with you. You embrace controversy the way I embrace food. You tried to opt-out of your contract until you realized no one …

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