<![CDATA[NBC New York - Sports]]> Copyright 2014 http://www.nbcnewyork.com/news/sports http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/4NY_Horizontal.jpg NBC New York http://www.nbcnewyork.com en-us Thu, 24 Apr 2014 10:26:20 -0400 Thu, 24 Apr 2014 10:26:20 -0400 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Golden Oldies Bring Senior Swagger]]> Thu, 24 Apr 2014 10:16:02 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/golden+oldies1.jpg
The Golden Oldies, the Miami Heat's senior hip hop ensemble, are just as passionate about their booty shaking as they are about their playoff basketball. The senior citizen dance group has been performing...

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<![CDATA[Marathon Winner's Family Celebrates]]> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 14:52:55 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/marathon+winner+204.JPG
Meb Keflezighi’s parents and sister huddled around a small computer screen inside their Chula Vista home. They watched Meb take a big lead in one of the world’s premiere running events, the Boston...

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<![CDATA[Boston Holds 118th Marathon, Year After Bombings]]> Mon, 21 Apr 2014 20:20:30 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000003800782_1200x675_233346115697.jpg
More than 35,000 athletes took part in the race, a year after 3 people were killed and hundreds injured when bombs went off at the finish line. John Chandler reports.]]>
<![CDATA[Knicks Disappoint and Miss Playoffs, Woodson Fired ]]> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 16:16:36 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/mike-woodson.jpg
After winning 54 games last year – the most wins for the Knicks since 1997 – a playoff-less 2013-14 season was an absolute failure for the franchise. For a team that returned the same coach and all five of their...

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<![CDATA[Flyers Rally to Beat Rangers 4-2, Even Series]]> Sun, 20 Apr 2014 16:35:48 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/flyers+beat+rangers+4+2.jpg
Luke Schenn scored the go-ahead goal in the second period, and backup Ray Emery made 31 saves for the Philadelphia Flyers, who rallied to beat the New York Rangers 4-2 on Sunday to even the first-round...

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<![CDATA[90 mph Fastball Hits Player in Face]]> Mon, 21 Apr 2014 10:27:29 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/041914+DeShields+Twitter.jpg
A player for the Corpus Christi Hooks, a minor league baseball team in Texas, was hit by a fastball traveling at 90 miles per hour. DeLino DeShields, Jr. said he didn't feel any pain when the ball slammed...

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<![CDATA[WATCH: Golfer Flees Hornet Attack on Course]]> Sat, 19 Apr 2014 09:35:49 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Larrazabal.jpg
A Spanish golfer jumped into a nearby lake to escape a swarm of hornets then continued on despite his stinging injuries.

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<![CDATA[Secret Service Threatened to Shoot Mr. Met: Book]]> Fri, 18 Apr 2014 09:11:15 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/mr-met-cohen.jpg
A Secret Service agent once threatened to shoot Mr. Met if he approached the president during a baseball game at Shea Stadium, according to a man who once worked as the baseball-headed mascot.

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<![CDATA[McNabb Spends Day in AZ Jail ]]> Fri, 18 Apr 2014 06:12:14 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/mcnabb+arrested+mugshot+background.jpg
Former Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Donovan McNabb has been released from an Arizona jail after serving a one-day sentence for a DUI arrest late last year. Records released by Maricopa County Justice...

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<![CDATA[Footballers Wanted as Witnesses in NYC Attack: Reports]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 09:09:50 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Kelcy-Quarles-Victor-Hampton-NYC-Fight.jpg
Two former University of South Carolina football players expected to be selected in May’s NFL draft are wanted for questioning by the NYPD after a man was bashed over the head with a hookah water pipe at...]]>
<![CDATA[49ers' Aldon Smith Arrested For False Bomb Threat]]> Mon, 14 Apr 2014 14:59:29 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/10-9-2013-aldon-smith.jpg
49ers star linebacker Aldon Smith was taken into custody by police at Los Angeles International Airport on Sunday after making a bomb threat. According to the police statement, Smith was randomly selected for a...

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