Learn About New York Native Eleanor Holm

Fitness, Race, Competition

Actress and Olympic gold medalist athlete. She competed for three different swimming teams for the United States at the Olympic Games, and she gained notoriety for having won the gold medal for one team while being barred from another. She was only thirteen years old when she won her first swimming competition … Read more

Learn the Interesting History of the New York Knicks

Logo of New York Knicks

The New York Knicks are a popular professional basketball team based in the borough of Manhattan in New York City. The team is an active member of the Atlantic Division of the Eastern Conference in the National Basketball Association (NBA). The Knicks are among the only two original NBA teams still located … Read more

Learn the Interesting History of the Brooklyn Nets

Brooklyn Nets Logo

The Brooklyn Nets are a professional basketball team in the NBA that was founded in 1967 as the New Jersey Americans. The team moved to Brooklyn in 2012 and changed its name to the Brooklyn Nets. The Nets have had a long and storied history, with many memorable moments. This article will … Read more

Learn About Michael Jordan’s New York Roots

Jordan in 1992

Did you know that Michael Jordan was born in New York? That’s right! The basketball legend was born in Brooklyn and spent his early years in the city. In this blog post, we will take a closer look at MJ’s New York roots and explore some of the places where he grew up. We … Read more

Learn About New York Native Ryan Lochte

An image of Lochte, Phelps, and Cseh in the 2008 Summer Olympics

If you’re a fan of the Olympics, then you probably know about Ryan Lochte. He is a 12-time Olympic medalist, and he was born in Rochester, New York. Lochte is among the most decorated American swimmers in history, and he has known for his signature “Jeah!” celebration. In this blog post, we’ll … Read more

Learn About New York Native Joe Paterno

Joe Paterno in 2003

If you’re a fan of college football, then you know the name, Joe Paterno. He was a legendary coach who spent his entire career at Penn State University. After his death in 2012, Paterno’s legacy was tarnished by a controversy that rocked the sports world. In this blog post, we’ll take a … Read more

Learn About New York Native Vince Lombardi

An image of Vince Lombardi

Most people know about Vince Lombardi as the legendary football coach who led the Green Bay Packers to five NFL championships. But what many don’t know is that Lombardi was born and raised in New York. In this blog post, we’ll take a closer look at the life of this iconic figure … Read more

Learn About New York Native Jennifer Capriati

Hd Orange Wallpapers, Brazil

About Jennifer Capriati One of the best things about New York for tennis fans was that many of the players were from there. On March 29, 1976, Jennifer Maria Capriati was born in New York, New York. Denise, her mother, is a native of New York and a former flight attendant for … Read more