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Boxing is Dead

Boxing is Dead

Chayim Tauber, Sports Editor

April 12, 2012

  This is an old story. This is a common refrain that's been spoken often over the last several years. It's a ubiquitous sentiment that is becoming ever more evident the longer Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather manage to avoid each other. There are several issues with boxing as currently constructed and here's the main one: when was the last time th...

TEBOW?!

TEBOW?!

Chayim Tauber, Sports Editor

March 25, 2012

The Jets had a well documented locker room issue that ultimately resulted in their demise last season. Ladanian Tomlinson spoke about it openly. It's a fact. They also have a quarterback with a lower self esteem than a teenage girl, which was a contributing factor in their less than dogged pursuit of...

The “New” Knicks Regime

Chayim Tauber, Sports Editor

March 16, 2012

(deathandtaxesmag.com) NY Knicks head coach Mike D'antoni will never again be addressed as such. He resigned on Wednesday ending what had been a tumultuous three and a half season reign as head coach of a team that was in flux for most of his term.The D'antoni era can be identified in sev...

Bounty Hunters

Bounty Hunters

Chayim Tauber, Sports Editor

March 4, 2012

The new biggest story in the NFL, now that the concussion issue has subsided somewhat (now that it's the offseason), is the NFL's investigation into the New Orleans Saints in regards to them placing bounties on players. In short, their was fiscal compensation offered as incent...

Giant Expectations: SB XLVI Perspectives

Giant Expectations: SB XLVI Perspectives

Chayim Tauber, Sports Editor

February 16, 2012

“We should just have these two teams play every year,” remarked a bemused Chris Collinsworth as Super Bowl XLI, The Rematch, came down to the wire. Like its earlier installment (Super Bowl XLII), Eli Manning threw led his team on a fourth quarter come back with time expiring to take the lead and...

Criminally Little Range

Criminally Little Range

Chayim Tauber, Sports Editor

February 14, 2012

New York is known as one of if not the best sports-town in America. The Daily News, the New York Times, hell, even the New York Post is taken seriously as far as their sports is concerned. We have two 24/7 sports talk radio networks. ESPN has a section, columnists, and website just for their New York...

ALL LIN

ALL LIN

Chayim Tauber, Sports Editor

February 9, 2012

  "Fire D'antoni". "Wait for Baron Davis". "Je-re-my! Je-re-my!" Jeremy Lin was waived twice this year before the season even started and the Knicks took a flier on the fan-favorite. The Harvard kid. The perennial underdog. Lin didn't get a single Divison I scholarship offer. By his...

Super Bowl Preview

February 5, 2012

  Full Super Bowl Preview and breakdown. Giants keys to the game and key matchups all here...

Super Bowl Preview

Chayim Tauber, Sports Editor

February 2, 2012

Giants vs. Patriots previews, Key Matchups, and Keys to the Game. A Must-Read before you watch the big game

Orange and Blueprint All Wrong

Orange and Blueprint All Wrong

Chayim Tauber, Sports Editor

January 29, 2012

  "New York's Big Three". "The best front-court in the NBA" A total crock. It's early in a season that's going to be a hectic, wild, ride and still has a ton of basketball to be played. The defense is improved thanks largely in part to the quick hands of newcomer Iman Shumpert and the interior presence of Tyson Chandler....

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