Jamie C. Harris

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Will the Giants’ secondary rise again after a poor 2017 campaign?

As the Giants prepare for their second preseason game tomorrow night against the Detroit Lions—the teams held joint practices this week—on the road, head coach Pat Shurmur and his staff continue to zealously assess each position, with starting and backup roles, as well as spots on the 53-man roster expectedly unsettled with the season opener against the Jacksonville Jaguars at Met Life Stadium Sept. 9, a little over three weeks away.

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Tiger Woods composes another chapter in his legendary story

Sports fans are obsessed with lists, persistently debating who are the best five, 10 or even 50 all-time in their respective disciplines.

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Kyrie Irving-Rod Strickland Summer League concludes 21st season

Summer youth basketball has been an integral component of the social fabric of urban communities across the United States for more than eight decades.

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LeBron endeavors to address educational inequities afflicting youth

The school, which will open Monday, will focus on serving at-risk youth. It will begin with third- and fourth-graders and eventually add more grade levels. The initiative is a collaboration of the LeBron James Family Foundation and the Akron School Board.

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New York City basketball legend Robert ‘Bob’ Williams transitions

Robert A. “Bob” Williams was a giant of a man. Not in his stature, although he was an imposing 6-foot-4. Bob’s eminence is defined by the many lives he influenced, boys and girls, men and women —this writer among them—who have, in turn, paid it forward by positively influencing others.  

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Giants begin training camp with a new regime and fresh start

New general manager, new coach, new system, new season. Coming off a disastrous 2017 campaign, in which they finished 3-13, the second worst record in the NFL ahead of the 0-16 Cleveland Browns, the Giants begin their training camp today at the Quest Diagnostics Training Center in East Rutherford, N.J., hopeful they will dramatically improve under its first-year regime.

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Trump’s influence has the NFL anthem issue in turmoil

When NFL commissioner Roger Goodell rolled out the league’s national anthem policy in late May, the overarching message was unambiguous: The multi-billion-dollar industry was doing what they thought was in the best interest of their bottom line.

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Decades after Jackie Robinson, MLB still lacks African-American diversity

For more than 70 years, this publication has written about and advocated for the integration of Major League Baseball, and in more modern times for the racial diversification of MLB, most ardently a respectable inclusion of African-Americans as managers and executives.

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Knicks’ strong summer league performances elicit optimism

The Knicks winning the 2018 NBA Summer League held in Las Vegas was not the primary goal of their team president Steve Mills and general manager Scott Perry.

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Joshua sidesteps Wilder as potential epic bout is stalled

Anthony Joshua continues to delay fighting Deontay Wilder.

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