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#OpiateCrisis – Late Night Parents

Listen to “#OpiateCrisis @LateNightParent” on Spreaker. Join Ted Hicks and Rich Valdez as they moderate the #LNPShow that discusses the latest trends and game changers in parenting, technology, education, sports & product reviews. (Dr.... Read More

March Madness Fun Facts

With March Madness just over a week away, the personal-finance website WalletHub released its NCAA Tournament Fun Facts infographic to help get hoops lovers psyched for this magical time of year. You can find some highlights from both the report and... Read More

Milwaukee Bucks hit by W-2 Phishing email scam

Players and staff with the Milwaukee Bucks had their 2015 W-2 records compromised, after a staffer with the NBA franchise released the records to an email address spoofed to appear as if it came from team president Peter Feigin. In a statement last... Read More

The World According to @R_Trinity….

@R_Trinity joins LNP to talk #yoga, NBA & her media career. 1. Roz talks about her FEDEX commercial and the selection process. 2. Thoughts on guys in YOGA class. 3. The debacle in NY w/ Phil Jackson willing to be the Knicks PT coach next season –... Read More

Why @LongIsland needs @TheNYCosmos for economic growth w/o the @MLS backing.

In the 1990s, I attended the Million Man March – which was held in Washington, D.C. During one of the many speeches –a featured speaker posed a question:  Please name something that’s always being built-in America? My immediate response... Read More

NBA CoOwner on Happiness

In his years as a successful entrepreneur creating and selling corporations to the likes of Coca-Cola and Kimberly-Clark, Richard Jaffe, one of the owners of the Phoenix Suns, found a few constants to guide him in business and in life. “Love myself;... Read More

If I were the Brooklyn Nets GM – I would be very concerned!

Yesterday, the Brooklyn Nets management relieved its Head Coach Avery Johnson of his duties.  All questions shifted to what big time coach will come in to lead the Brooklyn Nets.  While I won’t spend today debating on whether Phil Jackson is... Read More

The NY Knicks have $100 MIL reasons to worry – when Amar’e returns.

As the proverbial clock continues to tick – what is the solution for addressing NY Knicks $100 MIL Power Forward Amar’e “STAT” Stoudemire?  The New York Knicks organization and Coach Mike Woodson could have a very sensitive situation... Read More

Did Isiah Thomas ever really leave the NY Knicks?

LNP wishes everyone a Happy Easter.  Now, the talk radio and NBA studio pundits are spinning their wheels and spewing their wrath about Isiah Thomas’ impending return to the New York Knicks.  You should be talking about how Dwight Howard has... Read More

Barclays Center – An arena grows in Brooklyn

The Barclays Center is one of the most anticipated arena slated to open on September 28th 2012.  It’s a sports entertainment showplace that is located in the heart of downtown Brooklyn.  This venue is putting Madison Square Garden on notice and... Read More

NY Knicks PG: Jeremy Lin is the talk of the town.

It’s been a fabulous week and great time to live in New York.  We’ve celebrated the Giants stunning Super Bowl defeat of the Patriots – two parades: Downtown Manhattan and MetLife Stadium.  You thought Victor Cruz was the latest sensation... Read More

You weren’t signed to be the New York Knicks GM

Did I get your attention?  Are you aware of how the NY Knicks front office is structured?  Yes – sounds like Matrix management 101. Correct?  If not, let’s talk about it – after “CEO” James Dolan forced the “GREAT” Donnie Walsh... Read More

Is the General Manager of any professional sport out of work?

Has the title of general manager become obsolete?  (At season’s end – each professional sports league will award an Executive of the Year.)  Not discounting the work, the qualifications or even the input.  We’re just not sure at that very... Read More

Is America ready to become a Soccer Nation in 2012?

If you ask Major League Soccer Commissioner Don Garber then it’s a simple answer.  “YES”!!! This year, the MLS surpassed NBA & NHL in average per game attendance with 18,000 fans per game.  Last night’s at MLS Cup 2011 over 30,000... Read More

Tim Tebow – Denver Broncos QB – Faith meets Football

There’s no bigger star in sports right now than Tim Tebow. He’s all over the news, billboards, and television. With the NBA Lockout in full swing, even professional basketball players are watching and following No. 15. To the media, Tim Tebow is... Read More

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