Hurricane Sandy continues to rock the east coast forcing the NFL to extend the trade deadline to Thursday, while possibly jeopardizing the Knicks-Nets opener Thursday night. As more than 7 million people were without power and 16 were confirmed dead, the rest of the country stares at the terrifying images in shock. Apartment buildings collapsing. Entire towns flooded. Manhattan streets transformed into rivers. Hospitals without power. A con-ed transformer explosion in lower Manhattan.