IndyCar windshield saves driver Callum Ilott as it’s struck by debris

Callum Ilott has a lot to be thankful for.  The Indycar driver posted praise on Twitter after video surfaced of the Aeroscreen on his car deflecting debris away from his head at Texas Motor Speedway in March. Indycar developed the safety device after driver Justin Wilson was killed by being struck in the head by a piece of debris that … Read more

Yankees’ Gleyber Torres comes off bench with key sacrifice fly

Gleyber Torres went from being the odd man out to providing one of the most important at-bats of the Yankees’ 6-5, 11-inning Opening Day victory over Boston. Torres began the game on the bench, with DJ LeMahieu starting at second base, but his name was called with the bases loaded and one out in the … Read more

Starling Marte, Mark Canha off to quick starts for Mets

WASHINGTON — Who said new Mets hitters are contractually required to get off to slow starts? Years of torturous letdowns — from Carlos Beltran in 2005 through Jason Bay in 2010 all the way through the duo of Francisco Lindor and James McCann last year — might have lowered the expectations for offseason additions Starling … Read more

Kevin Durant’s 36 points lift Nets over Cavaliers, into 7-seed

After all of the crazy variables that have defined — and threatened — their up-and-down season, the final task for the Nets is a simple one.  The Nets have the chance to seal the No. 7 play-in position in the Eastern Conference in their regular-season finale after pulling out a critical 118-107 win over the … Read more

Baseball team Oakland A’s move to Las Vegas could be blocked

Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak is threatening to block the Oakland Athletics from moving to Las Vegas, pushing back against the MLB team’s demands for hundreds of millions of dollars in subsidies for a new stadium, The Post has learned. Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred recently discussed the A’s move with Sisolak, signaling that the … Read more

How Tom Brady’s secret plan to get to the Dolphins unraveled

The Tom Brady-to-Dolphins rumors are not going away as it appears there was much more bubbling beneath the surface. Brady, who ended his retirement after 40 days, announced in March that he’s returning to the Buccaneers at quarterback for his 23rd season. This scenario, it seems, was an alternate route after certain events sunk his … Read more