NJ cop punished over Super Bowl incident

EDISON, N.J. (AP) — Officials say they have disciplined a New Jersey police officer for leaving his patrol car idling in his driveway for more than two hours during the Super Bowl. But it's not clear how the Edison Police Department punished Sgt. ...

Nets sign Jason Collins to another 10-day contract

NEW YORK (AP) — Jason Collins' second stint with the Brooklyn Nets will last at least 10 more days. The Nets signed Collins to a second 10-day contract Wednesday, and he will be in uniform when they host the Memphis Grizzlies. Collins became the ...
Spin for a Child spin cycling event to benefit CASA for Children of Essex County with NFL Pro Isaiah Williams (center on March 2 at 3Sixty Spinning Studio in Montclair with Brenda Hebert (Development Director) and Jason Careter (board member).

NFL Pro Participates in Spin Event to Benefit Essex County Children

NFL Tennessee Titans wide receiver Isaiah Williams, a lifelong resident of Montclair, participated in "Spin for a Child" to benefit Essex County children who have been removed from their homes.

Jason Collins set to meet Shepard’s parents

DENVER (AP) — Brooklyn Nets 7-footer Jason Collins acknowledged that Thursday night's game at Denver wasn't just about basketball. The first openly gay athlete in America's four major sports was set to meet with the family of slain Wyoming college ...

Prince Global Sports moving to Atlanta

ATLANTA (AP) — A leading manufacturer of tennis and racket sports equipment and apparel has announced that its company's headquarters are moving to Atlanta. Prince Global Sports officials said in a statement Thursday that the company is finalizing ...

Secaucus to get $18K over Super Bowl halftime flap

SECAUCUS, N.J. (AP) — The mayor of Secaucus says the town will get paid by a company that was to use local facilities for the Super Bowl halftime show preparation but pulled out. Mayor Michael Gonnelli says a representative of Touchdown ...

Watkins Glen hosting 10th Green Grand Prix

WATKINS GLEN, N.Y. (AP) — The Green Grand Prix is returning to Watkins Glen International. The 10th annual showcase of motoring technology returns to the famed road course in the Finger Lakes on April 11. The goal of promoter Bob Gillespie is to ...

Rutgers Athletics Subsidy Totals $47M

Some are upset that Rutgers spends so much money on its athletics department.

Collins gets positive feedback upon return to NBA

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jason Collins of the Brooklyn Nets says he has received a text message from Billie Jean King and other messages of support since becoming the first openly gay athlete to play in one of the United States' four major professional ...

Report: Plea deal offered to former Giant’s son

SOMERVILLE, N.J. (AP) — The son of a former New York Giants football player is being offered a plea agreement in his assault by auto case. Gannett New Jersey (http://mycj.co/1cjjlA8) reports Somerset County Prosecutor Frank Kolodzieski told a ...