The Impact

Like Mike

Like Mike
February 13, 2013

There aren't many taboos in Basketball. Fight in the stands - done. Stomp on a cameraman's testicles - Rodman took care of that one. How about referencing a player's dead mother/player's wife/a disease...

Jet Revis Out?

Jet Revis Out?
January 27, 2013

The talk in New York, when it isn't about a make-believe-girlfriend or a lying bicyclist, has been about the possibility of trading All-World cornerback and face-of-the-franchise Darrelle Revis. How can...

When Self Defense Becomes a War Crime

When Self Defense Becomes a War Crime
November 25, 2012

In the last 12 years, Hamas, a terrorist organization that was elected to Palestinian parliament, has fired more than 12,000 missiles. In the past several weeks, over 650 missiles have been fired into...

Knicks – Reality Check

espn.com
November 8, 2012

I hate how much I'm about to sound like Stephen A. Smith. It bothers me. I hate to rain on the parade of happiness, the delusional euphoria that Knicks fans are happily swimming in. To throw this nirvana...

All- Time Baseball Lineup

All- Time Baseball Lineup
November 7, 2012

Previously, I posted a top-10 list for the greatest baseball players of all time. Obviously, many qualified candidates were kept off because the list was a mix of pitchers and hitters. A fairer representation...

Featured Athlete – Kristen Znaniecki

Featured Athlete - Kristen Znaniecki
October 16, 2012

Kristen Znaniecki is a Junior from Port Jefferson Station, New York who is majoring in Health Science and Physical Therapy. As the goalkeeper for the Mavericks field hockey team, she led NCAA Division...

Death of a Yankee Era

Death of a Yankee Era
October 16, 2012

1996 was the year I first started following  baseball and the New York Yankees religiously. I felt a kinship with another Yankee rookie that year, a 22 year old shortstop named Derek Jeter. Jeter wasn't...

The End Gets Closer

The End Gets Closer
May 4, 2012

Yesterday I found out that Santa wasn't real, that the tooth fairy was a fraud, and that the Easter Bunny was invented. I discovered that Superman actually does have a weakness. I saw...

Freshman Sparks Mercy Volleyball Squad

April 30, 2012

By Chayim Tauber Sports Editor   “Big things are on the horizon for Maverick volleyball.” That’s according to Mavericks’ coach Alan Clements, who admits that though this year is...

Maverick “New’ Culture Invades Soccer Field

April 30, 2012

By Chayim Tauber Sports Editor   In 2010, coach Chris Smith was handed the reins of a Mercy soccer program that had gone 4-26-1 in the two seasons prior to his arrival. The idea of...

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