If You're In NYC Tonight, Come Hear Some Real Sportswriters Read And…

It's time for this month's installment of Gelf magazine's excellent Varsity Letters series: there'll be George Vecsey, who just retired from the Times, Mark Ribowsky (he wrote this about Howard Cosell), and Dave Zirin (he wrote this, with John Carlos). 7:30 p.m. tonight at Le Poisson Rouge, Bleecker St. between… » 1/05/12 12:45pm 1/05/12 12:45pm

If You're In NYC Tomorrow Night, Come Listen To Some Esteemed…

Time for another installment of Gelf's splendid Varsity Letters reading series, and this time it's particularly timely: Harvey Araton, Henry Abbott, and our man Scott Raab, will be reading and waxing about the NBA's return. 7:30 p.m. Thursday at Le Poisson Rouge, Bleecker St. between Sullivan and Thompson. Go hear… » 11/30/11 7:10pm 11/30/11 7:10pm

You're Welcome To Come Watch Football Or Baseball Tonight With Us

We've had a couple of these in the last few weeks, and we're having another one again tonight. So if you're in New York and you're looking to hang out with us to watch the Ravens-Jaguars game, come meet up. (Though if enough of you would rather watch Game 5 of the World Series, we'll do that instead. We're not fussy.) » 10/24/11 4:40pm 10/24/11 4:40pm

New Yorkers: Come Watch A Live Sports Magazine, Since None Of You Are…

Pop-Up Magazine, "the world's first live magazine," is hosting its first-ever sports issue and its first-ever Manhattan issue at the Skirball Center on May 11 in partnership with ESPN The Mag. Katie Bakes will be reading, along with a lot of other smart people, and also Jay Bilas. It will be the kind of postmodern… » 5/04/11 3:00pm 5/04/11 3:00pm