New York Teams

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Carmelo Anthony says there's no one way to defend LeBron James: "I think you have to go in and get a feel of the game, kind of get a feel of how he's playing and his mindset. Every game is totally different."

Giants cut Josh Brown after domestic violence admission (1:43)

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

How's Derrick Rose feeling before his Knicks debut? "I'm anxious, nervous a little bit. But usually when I feel those emotions something good will come out of it, so this is just a new beginning for me. And I can't wait."

Kevin Seifert NFL Nation 

The Giants' release of PK Josh Brown accomplishes nothing but the deserved rejection of a domestic abuser. The most significant takeaway from this episode is that the NFL is a long way from effectively addressing the issue within its policies and purview. The primary question is unanswered: Can the NFL find a way to demonstrate -- not say it, but show it -- that domestic violence is intolerable?

Dan Graziano ESPN Staff Writer 

In the official announcement of Josh Brown's release, Giants owner John Mara said, "We believed we did the right thing at every juncture in our relationship with Josh. Our beliefs, our judgments were misguided. We accept that responsibility."

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Giants tumble in rankings despite win

Big Blue eked out a win over the Rams across the pond on Sunday, but it seems our panel wasn't impressed. The Giants dropped six spots, though they aren't last among NFC East teams. Power Rankings

Most unforgettable injury comebacks (1:00)
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Jets slip in rankings despite win

Yes, Gang Green got the win on Sunday, but with Geno Smith's injury, the Jets are going back to Ryan Fitzpatrick. It seems our panel isn't optimistic, though the Browns are on the schedule this week. Power Rankings

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Week 8 Preview, Fantasy Play & Pick'em

Jets NFL Nation reporter Rich Cimini and Browns NFL Nation reporter Pat McManamon preview the Week 8 matchup, discuss their top potential fantasy play and make their game predictions.

Mike Mazzeo ESPN Staff Writer 

Randy Foye (strained hamstring) will not play in Brooklyn's season-opener in Boston Wednesday.

Cruz: 'Domestic violence is disgusting' (0:23)
LeBron optimistic about CBA extension, coy about Carmelo to Cavs (0:49)

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Jeff Hornacek said the Knicks will go back to the locker room during the Cavs' ring ceremony tonight. It didn't seem like there was any larger meaning behind the move. Hornacek said that's what the schedule called for.

Rich Cimini ESPN Staff Writer 

Jets legend Joe Namath, realizing he made a mistake by questioning the severity of Geno Smith's knee injury, offered a mea culpa. "My bad Geno," Namath tweeted. "In the dark ages we players had the say. I hope you heal and play as long as you choose! Joe." Smith has an ACL tear that will sideline him for the rest of the season.

Adam Rubin ESPN Staff Writer 

From the Mets: The Mets will host their annual food drive benefitting The River Fund NY on Wednesday, Nov. 9 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Fans donating at least 10 nonperishable items will receive a voucher redeemable for two tickets to select Mets home games in April 2017 (excluding Opening Day). All types of canned and packaged goods are welcome, but no glass containers or perishable foods. Among the items most needed are: milk (powdered, evaporated, boxed), pasta (packaged), rice, ramen noodles, canned vegetables, canned fruit, mac and cheese (packaged), oatmeal, hot and cold cereal (packaged, family-sized), boxed grits, tuna, and powdered mashed potatoes.

Kellerman picks the Knicks as the worst franchise in sports (1:54)
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Greg Bird has a big day in AFL action

Bird went 2-for-5 with a triple and three RBIs for the Scottsdale Scorpions of the Arizona Fall League on Monday. Meanwhile, fellow Yankee James Kaprielian struggled, allowing five runs (four earned) on seven hits in 3 1/3 innings. Box score

1927 Yankees diary

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    "The Diary of Myles Thomas" is an experiment in storytelling, a genre we're calling real-time historical fiction. Experience the Roaring Twenties through the eyes of a mediocre pitcher on the greatest baseball team of all time.