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Neil Best

Neil Best (Sportswriter.  Born, Newark, NJ, Oct. 3, 1960.)  After 11 seasons covering the Giants beat for Newsday, Neil F. Best became the paper’s sports media and sports business columnist in 2005.  Best joined Newsday in 1985, covering high school sports until 1990, when he moved up to St. John’s and Big East basketball.  He […]

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The Bill Shannon Biographical Dictionary of New York Sports is an open database of sports biographies maintained by Jordan Sprechman and Marty Appel. We welcome public and scholarly contributions and suggestions.

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A prolific author, wire service sports reporter, long time Major League Baseball official scorer, football statistician, sports museum founder, theatrical agency owner and public ... read more

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