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Turn On The Knicks Staff
Joe Caporoso: Owner/Founder, Staff Writer and Assistant Editor
Joe is a graduate of Muhlenberg College with a double major in Media/Communications and Political Science, with a Masters of Arts degree from Lehigh University in Political Science. He was a featured writer for Gunaxin, and has written for SB Nation New York, MVN, Fan University, The Campus Word, The Muhlenberg Weekly, The Muhlenberg Advocate, and The Suburban Trends in the past. His writing has been featured in the New York Times, Huffington Post, ESPN’s AFC East Blog, AM New York and USA Today. Caporoso played football his entire life, including four years at Muhlenberg as a wide receiver, where he was arguably the slowest receiver to ever start in school history.
Caporoso also started and runs Turn On The Jets, which covers the New York Jets and NFL
Chris Celletti: Lead Staff Writer and Lead Editor
Chris Celletti is the Lead Editor and a Staff Writer. He was previously featured at SB Nation NY and Bad Left Hook. Chris graduated from Seton Hall, where he obtained a degree in Media and Communications. Chris is also a weekly contributor at Turn On The Jets.
Kevin Smith: Lead Staff Writer, Editor
When Kevin Smith’s parents used to ask him what he wanted to be when he grew up, he would respond “Patrick Ewing.” When he grew up to be under six feet tall and scrawny, he decided to take up sports journalism. Smith has an Associate’s Degree in Journalism and contributes not only to Turn On The Knicks, but also Dime Magazine’s official website, DimeMag.com, where he writes as their Fantasy Doctor.
Tim Murray: Staff Writer
Tim is a graduate of University of Maryland with a degree in Criminology and Criminal Justice. During his years there he did freelance work for a marketing company that eventually led to a position with Bownce.com, a social-networking site to connect high school basketball players with collegiate programs. After gaining experience of watching and evaluating high school talent he began contributing to Hardwood Hoops Central and D1 Nation as both a scout and writer. Tim also founded and operates his own basketball site, Posterize.
Chris DiGioia: Staff Writer
Chris DiGioia is currently working towards his Bachelor Degree in Print Journalism at William Paterson University. DiGioia holds the title of Sports Editor and Staff Writer for the Pioneer Times, WPU’s own newspaper. Growing up in Ringwood, New Jersey, DiGioia played football and basketball nearly his entire life, paving the way for a career in Sports Journalism. A die hard Los Angeles Lakers fan since the second grade, he has had to endure the most painful season the NBA has ever shown him, so yes, go right ahead at rip into him.
Aaron Jacobs: Staff Writer
Aaron Jacobs is a graduate of Stony Brook University where he received his degree in Journalism. Being an average high school student, Aaron didn’t know what he wanted to do after he graduated. He knew that he loved sports and had a decent talent for writing, so after two years at Suffolk County Community College, Aaron decided to pursue sports journalism. Growing up on Long Island he has been a die hard New York Knicks and New York Jets fan his entire life. Aaron is passionate about his articles, and is a very opinionated sports fan who loves a good debate, so make sure you follow him on twitter and let him know how you feel about his work.