Steve Lichtenstein

Steve Lichtenstein
January 16, 2019 - 10:26 am
YES Network announcer Ian Eagle joins Steve Lichtenstein in a new episode of the "City Game" podcast to talk about the Nets' recent surge and how it impacts D'Angelo Russell's future in Brooklyn.
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Steve Lichtenstein
January 15, 2019 - 1:38 pm
In the corporate world, attrition can sometimes provide a boost to performance. Fewer employees can make a company leaner, more efficient.
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Jets CEO Christopher Johnson, coach Adam Gase and general manager Mike Maccagnan answer questions from the media during a news conference on Jan. 14, 2019, in Florham Park.
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Steve Lichtenstein
January 15, 2019 - 9:30 am
Better to win football games than Twitter wars. At least that’s the Jets’ spin when they introduced Adam Gase on Monday as the team’s 19th head coach in franchise history. At the news conference, CEO Christopher Johnson pooh-poohed any negative reaction from fans who preferred that he went in a...
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Steve Lichtenstein
January 11, 2019 - 1:26 pm
It was “80's Night” at the Prudential Center on Thursday, with the Devils wearing retro jerseys for their tilt versus Toronto. How apropos, like all but one of those 1980s squads, these Devils are not very good. As New Jersey was in the midst of losing their third game in a row, 4-2, to the Leafs,...
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Steve Lichtenstein
January 10, 2019 - 1:19 pm
If the Adam Gase era plunges the Jets into another search for a head coach in a couple of years, as some are predicting, will Peyton Manning call Jets owner Christopher Johnson and say, “My bad.”
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Nets coach Kenny Atkinson
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Steve Lichtenstein
January 10, 2019 - 11:17 am
With their season slightly past its midpoint, the Nets are sitting in sixth place (by .001 percentage points) in the Eastern Conference at 21-22 following Wednesday’s 116-100 victory over tanking Atlanta at the Barclays Center.
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Baylor coach Matt Rhule
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Steve Lichtenstein
January 09, 2019 - 12:35 pm
Let’s make this simple: Go with the safe choice and hire Mike McCarthy.
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Steve Lichtenstein
January 07, 2019 - 12:58 pm
The Nets are rolling! In a new "City Game" podcast, Steve Lichtenstein breaks down their 12-3 run and dares to talk playoffs with his special guest, freelance writer Larry Fleisher. The episode also includes a new segment -- the listener mailbag.
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From left, Jim Caldwell, Adam Gase and Eric Bieniemy
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Steve Lichtenstein
January 07, 2019 - 9:47 am
It seems no matter who the Jets end up with in their search for a new head coach, a significant segment of the fan base will flail their hands in exasperation.
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Anthony Davis defends against D'Angelo Russell during the second half at Barclays Center.
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Steve Lichtenstein
January 03, 2019 - 1:32 pm
Even if the Nets fall short of the eighth seed in the end, the big picture is the story. This team is progressing. They will surely pass last season’s 28-win total by a good enough margin to continue to sell that narrative around the league.
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