<![CDATA[NBC New York - Sports]]>Copyright 2017http://www.nbcnewyork.com/news/sports http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/4NY_Horizontal.jpg NBC New York http://www.nbcnewyork.comen-usThu, 17 Aug 2017 13:39:45 -0400Thu, 17 Aug 2017 13:39:45 -0400NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Watch: Photographer Hit in Groin After Ceremonial 1st Pitch]]> Thu, 17 Aug 2017 11:52:04 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-520535618.jpg
The ceremonial first pitch at Fenway Park missed its target Wednesday night and gave a nearby photographer something to remember.Red Sox fan Jordan Leandre’s pitch went off course and struck photographer Tony...

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<![CDATA[5 Drugs Found in Tiger Woods' System After Fla. Arrest]]> Tue, 15 Aug 2017 13:14:11 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Tiger_Woods_to_Enter_DUI_Offender_Program.jpg
Golf legend Tiger Woods had five different drugs in his system — including painkillers, a sleeping aid and the active ingredient in marijuana — during his Memorial Day arrest on suspicion of drunken driving near...

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<![CDATA[Bromley, Tomlinson Front-Runners for Defensive Right Tackle]]> Sun, 13 Aug 2017 16:54:19 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Giants+Football_Carl.jpg
The battle to replace Johnathan Hankins at defensive right tackle for the New York Giants has come down to Jay Bromley and Dalvin Tomlinson.

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<![CDATA[Centenarian: 'I'd Love to Meet Tom Brady' for 106th Birthday]]> Sat, 12 Aug 2017 03:56:04 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Elinor+Downs.JPG
A soon-to-be-106-year-old Boston woman has made a homemade video with one special birthday wish -- a visit from Patriots quarterback Tom Brady."As a surprise for my birthday, I'd love to meet Tom Brady...

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<![CDATA[Loria to Sell Marlins to Jeter's Group for $1.2B: Report]]> Fri, 11 Aug 2017 23:25:13 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-683312888.jpg
Marlins owner Jeffrey Loria has reportedly agreed to sell the team to a group that includes Derek Jeter

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<![CDATA[What's Next for Ezekiel Elliott?]]> Fri, 11 Aug 2017 16:17:39 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/Screen+Shot+2017-08-11+at+11.51.29+AM.png
Pat Doney discusses running back Ezekiel Elliott's next moves after the NFL suspended the Cowboys star for six games.]]>
<![CDATA[NFL Suspends Cowboys RB Ezekiel Elliott 6 Games]]> Fri, 11 Aug 2017 14:57:15 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/DIT_NAT_EZEKIEL_ELLIOTT_SUSPENDED_081117_1-150247039131700001.jpg
The NFL has announced that Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott will be suspended six games for violating the league’s personal conduct policy. Elliott led the NFL in rushing yards in 2016,...]]>
<![CDATA[New Yankees Jerseys Break Tradition]]> Thu, 10 Aug 2017 18:29:44 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/New_Yankees_Jersey_Breaks_Tradition.jpg
The Yankees are changing their classic uniform for a new design, to be worn temporarily in August. John Chandler reports.]]>
<![CDATA[NBA Player Zach Randolph Arrested in LA Altercation]]> Thu, 10 Aug 2017 15:23:40 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/206*120/08-10-2017-zach-randolph-arrest-lapd-2.jpg
Two people, including NBA player Zach Randolph, were arrested following a massive police response after an "officer needs help" call Wednesday night at the Nickerson Gardens housing apartment complex in...

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<![CDATA[US Sanctions Mexican Soccer Star for Alleged Ties to Drug Kingpin]]> Wed, 09 Aug 2017 16:25:29 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/DIT_NAT_Mexico_Drug_Trafficking_V4-150230960518100001.jpg
Mexican soccer star Rafael Marquez and popular norteño band leader Julion Alvarez were among 22 people sanctioned by the U.S. Treasury Department for alleged ties to a drug trafficking organization run by...]]>
<![CDATA[Serena Williams Slammed for 'Real Woman' Childbirth Comments]]> Wed, 09 Aug 2017 10:24:57 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-675655876-serena.jpg
Serena Williams created a stir on social media Tuesday after saying giving birth will make her a "real woman."In a cover story for Stellar magazine, the tennis star opened up about the significance of having a...

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<![CDATA[Spike Lee Promotes Rally for Colin Kaepernick in New York]]> Wed, 09 Aug 2017 10:26:57 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/spikekape.jpg
Film director Spike Lee announced Monday he's holding a rally on front of NFL headquarters in New York on August 23rd in support of the former San Francisco 49ers QB. Kaepernick became a hot button issue in the...
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<![CDATA[Olympians Share 'Tails' of Pet Adoption]]> Wed, 09 Aug 2017 10:16:30 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/Olympians+CTS.jpg
As part of NBC's "Clear the Shelters" pet adoption drive, we asked Team USA to share their own "tails" of pet adoption and how these animals have impacted their lives.]]>
<![CDATA[2018 Winter Olympics Are Six Months Away]]> Mon, 07 Aug 2017 14:07:49 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/DIT_OLYMPICS_6_MONTHS_OUT_PROMO-150212384940700001.jpg
With the 2018 Winter Olympics just six months away, Team USA Olympians share their thoughts and hopes for the games.]]>
<![CDATA[Jets WR Quincy Enunwa Has Bulging Disk, Out for Season ]]> Mon, 07 Aug 2017 23:23:41 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/180*120/AP_16266793128836.jpg
The New York Jets will be without their top wide receiver for the season.

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<![CDATA[Olympics Ignition: Six Months to Pyeongchang]]> Mon, 07 Aug 2017 15:22:44 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Oly_Ignition_60sec_CC_FINAL_6MONTHS_1200x675_1017260611887.jpg
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<![CDATA[Here's the Olympic Torch Relay Route to Pyeongchang]]> Mon, 07 Aug 2017 12:52:09 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/DIT+OLYMPICS+TORCH+THUMB.jpg
August 8 marks six months out from the 2018 Winter Olympic Games. Organizers have released the route the Olympic torch will take on its relay from Olympia, Greece, to Pyeongchang, South Korea. The torch will be]]>
<![CDATA[Pyeongchang Winter Olympics Venue Pronunciation Guide]]> Mon, 07 Aug 2017 12:44:43 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/olympic+pronunciation.jpg
As we get closer to the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, here is a pronunciation guide for some of the venues at the Winter Games.]]>