Steve Lichtenstein

Adam Gase
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Steve Lichtenstein
May 16, 2019 - 12:19 pm
The Jets wanted Adam Gase. They’re getting the full Adam Gase. Click to read.
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Jets general manager Mike Maccagnan
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Steve Lichtenstein
May 15, 2019 - 2:39 pm
"Jets Dysfunction" is a degenerative disease. How else can you explain the bizarre restructuring process by owner Christopher Johnson this offseason that now includes Wednesday’s sacking of general manager Mike Maccagnan and vice president of player personnel Brian Heimerdinger? Click to read.
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John Schmeelk
May 08, 2019 - 11:56 am
In the latest episode of "The Bank Shot" podcast, host John Schmeelk and guest Steve Lichtenstein of WFAN.com break down the NBA playoffs with an eye on the summer and free agency for the Knicks and Nets.
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Jets cornerback Morris Claiborne
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Steve Lichtenstein
May 02, 2019 - 1:28 pm
If the Jets have any intentions of bringing free agent Morris Claiborne back this season, they’d be wise not to dawdle too much longer. Click to read.
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Feb 28, 2018; Indianapolis, IN, USA; New York Jets general manager Mike Maccagnan speaks to the media during the 2018 NFL Combine at the Indianapolis Convention Center. Mandatory Credit: Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports
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Steve Lichtenstein
April 29, 2019 - 12:37 pm
I’ll say this for Mike Maccagnan: The Jets’ general manager did not navigate through the 2019 NFL Draft as if he thought it could be his last in this capacity. Click to read more.
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Steve Lichtenstein
April 26, 2019 - 9:13 am
A cliché I kept hearing from “best player available” advocates in advance of Thursday’s first round of the NFL Draft was “Drafting for need will get you fired.” Click to read.
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Nets guard D'Angelo Russell looks to pass while being defended by 76ers guard Ben Simmons during Game 5 of a first-round playoff series on April 23, 2019, at Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia.
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Steve Lichtenstein
April 24, 2019 - 10:44 am
Of my seven seasons covering the Nets, this was my favorite. That it ended in the despair of four consecutive defeats to Philadelphia -- or that Tuesday night’s do-or-die Game 5 of the Eastern Conference quarterfinals was a 122-100 rout -- was immaterial. Click to read.
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Steve Lichtenstein
April 22, 2019 - 9:58 am
In a new "City Game" podcast, host Steve Lichtenstein goes over the Nets' heartbreaking loss in Game 4 and chats with ESPN.com's Jackie MacMullan about coach Kenny Atkinson. Click to listen.
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Steve Lichtenstein
April 19, 2019 - 10:08 am
The Nets are getting a crash course in Playoff Basketball 101 from the Sixers in this best-of-seven Eastern Conference quarterfinals series, including the perils that come from failing to match their opponent’s physicality and the fatal consequences that come with mental lapses on both ends. Click...
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Sam Darnold (14) throws a pass against the Atlanta Falcons during a preseason game on Aug. 10, 2018, at MetLife Stadium.
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Steve Lichtenstein
April 18, 2019 - 8:29 am
The Jets haven’t captured an AFC East flag since the 2002 season. The Patriots have won 15 of the last 16 division titles, including the last ten. Click to read more.
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