New York Teams

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Jarrett Jack says he's talked to Knicks coach Jeff Hornacek about a number of topics during informal workouts at the Knicks training facility, including a transition to new offense for the Knicks. Jack was asked if there have been any principles of the triangle offense - which the Knicks ran last season under Phil Jackson - in Hornacek's new offense. "If there are he hasn't implemented them yet," Jack said. "So far it's a lot, (a) much more fast-paced style offense. Moving, cutting. A lot more ball movement. But from what I understand that's going to be the crux of it right now."

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Michael Beasley says he changed his diet recently and has lost about 20 pounds since last season.

ESPN Stats & Info

A wild fight to the finish

The AL wild-card race takes center stage Tuesday as the top three teams are all in action on ESPN (Twins at Yankees, 7 p.m. ET; Indians at Angels, 10 p.m. ET). The Yankees have a five-game lead over the Twins and are a heavy favorite to make the playoffs. Meanwhile, the Angels need all the wins they can get.

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Michael Beasley says Knicks' associate coach Kurt Rambis 'had a lot to do' with him landing in New York. Rambis coached Beasley in Minnesota.

Ian Begley ESPN Staff Writer 

Michael Beasley says Carmelo is a mentor and that he's looking forward to playing with Melo. He says management hasn't talked to him about a Melo trade.

Seth Walder ESPN Analytics 

For fans of 0-2 teams already looking toward 2018: the Jets are the current favorites to land the No. 1 pick in next year's draft, though there are plenty of bad teams lurking behind them that have a shot.

ESPN Stats & Info

It's early, but playoff picture looks bleak for Giants

The Giants' playoff hopes don't look promising after losing their first two games of the year to the Cowboys and Lions. New York has been outscored 43-13 so far this season. That's the fewest points for the Giants through two games since 1947, when they scored seven.

Seth Walder ESPN Analytics 

After last night's loss to the Lions, the Giants are projected to win 6.2 games and have just a 7% chance to reach the postseason, according to FPI.

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Is Eli Manning in decline? (1:15)

Jordan Raanan ESPN Staff Writer 

Some positive news for the Giants after an ugly loss. There is optimism that Pro Bowl CB Janoris Jenkins and starting middle linebacker B.J. Goodson are dealing with one-week injuries, per sources.

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Did McAdoo throw Eli under the bus? (1:45)

Jordan Raanan ESPN Staff Writer 

The Giants have the fewest rushing attempts (30) through two weeks ... and the Bucs (34) and Dolphins (32) have only played one game.

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.