<![CDATA[NBC New York - Sports]]> Copyright 2015 http://www.nbcnewyork.com/news/sports http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/4NY_Horizontal.jpg NBC New York http://www.nbcnewyork.com en-us Mon, 03 Aug 2015 21:31:10 -0400 Mon, 03 Aug 2015 21:31:10 -0400 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Packers' Andrew Quarless Late to Training Camp After Daughter's Death]]> Mon, 03 Aug 2015 19:03:59 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-109135160.jpg
A Packers' player has opened up about why he missed the first few days of training camp. Andrew Quarless, a tight end who joined the Packers in 2010, explained to reporters he was mourning his daughter's...

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Click to see dramatic game action photos from professional football, hockey, basketball, baseball and more.

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<![CDATA[Yankees Beat White Sox, 12-3]]> Sun, 02 Aug 2015 21:31:30 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/AP_496790018338.jpg
Jeff Samardzija was knocked out in the fifth inning, and the Chicago White Sox lost 12-3 to the New York Yankees on Sunday.

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<![CDATA[Disabilities Don't Stop This Surfer]]> Sun, 02 Aug 2015 00:17:34 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/knbc-disabled-surfer-Mitchell-Solomon-Coombs.jpg
Solomon-Coombs was born with various neurological disorders and was diagnosed with Asperger's syndrome, a form of autism, as a teenager. He also lost his ability to walk after several sports injuries and uses a...

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<![CDATA[Mets Land Slugging Outfielder Yoenis Cespedes]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 18:18:55 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/AP_844326616366.jpg
The Mets acquired slugging outfielder Yoenis Cespedes from Detroit on Friday in their strongest attempt yet to boost a punchless lineup that threatened to derail their postseason hopes.]]>
<![CDATA[Pre-Civil War Baseball Card Goes for Over $100K at Auction]]> Fri, 31 Jul 2015 15:53:51 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/baseballcard.jpg
An heirloom of a baseball player that is over 150 years old was sold at an auction in Chicago Thursday. The baseball card was passed down in the family for generations, until being sold for $179,250.

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<![CDATA[Jets Fans Fly 'Cheaters' Banner Over Patriots Practice]]> Thu, 30 Jul 2015 13:45:07 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Jets-Fans-Patriots.jpg
The Jets fans behind campaigns to get a former general manager fired and to bring back one of the team’s iconic cheer leaders have a new target: The New England Patriots.

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<![CDATA[US Olympic Committee Exploring LA-SF Joint Bid: Sources]]> Thu, 30 Jul 2015 02:40:27 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/196*120/01-08-2015-olympics-los-angeles-coliseum-flag.jpg
With Boston now out of the 2024 Olympics race, Los Angeles is exploring a new bid that could include Bay Area cooperation. The United States Olympics Committee has reached out to San Francisco’s Olympics...

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<![CDATA[Patriots Owner on Brady Decision]]> Wed, 29 Jul 2015 13:50:50 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-461747308.jpg
New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft and head coach Bill Belichick addressed the media a day after the NFL's decision to uphold Tom Brady's four-game suspension for his role in using underinflated footballs...

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<![CDATA[Social Media Reacts to Tom Brady's Suspension]]> Wed, 29 Jul 2015 02:49:51 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/AP_258466475816.jpg
Patriots fans angered by NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell's decision to uphold Tom Brady's four-game suspension Tuesday took to social media to defend their quarterback while others hailed the decision.

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<![CDATA[WATCH: Half-Court Shot Wins $10K]]> Mon, 27 Jul 2015 18:58:26 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/219*120/willie+cole+shot.jpg
A recent high school graduate from Chicago made an epic half-court shot during a youth basketball tournament over the weekend to win a $10,000 prize.

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<![CDATA[Tom Brady, NFL in Deflategate Settlement Talks: Source]]> Mon, 27 Jul 2015 16:32:02 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/461977230.jpg
Tom Brady is engaged in settlement talks with the NFL, a source familiar with the talks tells NBC News' Peter Alexander.

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<![CDATA[Boston's Olympic Loss Could Spell Win for L.A.]]> Mon, 27 Jul 2015 16:21:47 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/TLMD-boston-olympics-2024-render.jpg
Now that the U.S. Olympic Committee has dropped Boston’s bid for the 2024 Summer Games, Los Angeles is emerging as the back-up city. “Los Angeles could bid with a couple of years notice,” said Andrew Zimbalist...

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<![CDATA[Dustin Plunkett: Special Olympics Saved My Life]]> Mon, 27 Jul 2015 13:07:49 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/7-26-15-dustin+plunkett.JPG
Many athletes can attest to the difference sports made in their life, but for former Special Olympics World Games athlete Dustin Plunkett, sports saved his life.

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<![CDATA[N.J. Teen Wins 1st Gold at Special Olympics]]> Mon, 27 Jul 2015 11:04:31 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/150726-noah-dellas-special-olympics.jpg
Team USA dominated the triathlon that kicked off competition in the Special Olympics World Games. Off the course, families and coaches spoke of the benefits to the athletes of the camaraderie. For the first...

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