<![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 Sat, 04 Jul 2015 07:56:47 -0400 Sat, 04 Jul 2015 07:56:47 -0400 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Contador Eyes 3rd Tour de France Title]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 20:40:08 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Alberto-Contador-2-July-2015.jpg
Tour de France contender Alberto Contador's serious-looking face cracked into a beaming smile during a lighthearted moment at his pre-race news conference on Thursday, when he was joined by an unexpected guest —...

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<![CDATA[Knicks' Free-Agent Plans Take a Major Hit ]]> Thu, 02 Jul 2015 17:26:45 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/knicks+detroit.jpg
The Knicks had targeted Detroit's Greg Monroe for months, but he opted to play for a Milwaukee Bucks team with a better roster and a better chance of winning.

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<![CDATA[Knicks' Free-Agent Plans Center on Monroe, Afflalo]]> Wed, 01 Jul 2015 17:40:43 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/phil+jackson+tuesday.jpg
At midnight Phil Jackson will be on the clock, trying to use his marquee name to attract some big-name free agents to come play for the Knicks.

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<![CDATA[Marlins' Stanton Out With Fracture in Hand]]> Sun, 28 Jun 2015 02:59:21 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-478685206.jpg
Giancarlo Stanton will miss significant time due to a fracture in his hand

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<![CDATA[Future NBA Stars' Fashion Sense Shines at Draft]]> Fri, 26 Jun 2015 12:47:09 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/NBA+suit+3.jpg
One of the NBA's biggest nights provides draftees a chance to show off their best (and sometimes wildest) suits.

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<![CDATA[The 2015 NBA Draft First Round Picks]]> Fri, 26 Jun 2015 14:37:08 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/GettyImages-478518558.jpg
The first round of the 2015 NBA Draft at the Barclay's Center in Brooklyn, New York, has concluded. Click through to see who will be making their professional debut in the 2016-2017 season.

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<![CDATA[Latvian Forward Kristaps Porzingis Reacts After Being Picked by Knicks]]> Thu, 25 Jun 2015 22:02:29 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/WNBC_000000007653522_1200x675_471531075613.jpg
New York is "getting a skinny European," Porzingis jokes to Bruce Beck after being selected by the Knicks in the NBA draft. He says it's a "blessing," and looks forward to playing with Carmelo Anthony and under...]]>