Neil Best leaves no stone unturned in the world of sports media.
So Tuesday I spoke to Lawrence Taylor both on the phone and later in person regarding the Showtime documentary about him – “LT: The Life & Times’’ – that premieres Friday.
More about that later in the week, but for now here is his colorful – if predictable – response when I asked him what he thinks of the way rules have changed in the name of player safety and whether he could have adapted...Read more »
As a guy who misspent his adolescence in East Northport, it’s not every day I receive a news release about a nationally televised sports event near my hometown. So, naturally, my typing fingers perked up when I learned Showtime’s “ShoBox: The New Generation’’ series was coming to Huntington tonight.
The card is set to go live at 10 p.m., with the main event being a junior middleweight bout...Read more »
Soon-to-be-former Jet Bart Scott raised an interesting point on Showtime's "Inside the NFL" Wednesday, asserting that the New York-area news media treats the Jets and Giants differently.
"I didn't like the personal attacks," he said on the show. "A quick example now is the media following Rex [Ryan] down to The Bahamas. I mean, who does that?.
"I can’t imagine...Read more »
Lionel Messi, known as the world's best soccer player, was featured on the first episode of "60 Minutes Sports" on Showtime on Wednesday night.
See a preview of the episode below:
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