<![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-usMon, 26 Jun 2017 01:49:50 -0400Mon, 26 Jun 2017 01:49:50 -0400NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Boston Red Sox Retire David Ortiz's Number]]> Fri, 23 Jun 2017 23:42:13 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/David+Ortiz+Retired+Number.JPG
The Boston Red Sox officially retired No. 34 in honor of David Ortiz in a special ceremony at Fenway Park on Friday night."I love you, Boston," Big Papi told Red Sox Nation. "Thank you."Red Sox legends...

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<![CDATA[Jeter Meets With Marlins, Remains Short on Funds: Report]]> Thu, 22 Jun 2017 19:19:04 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-683113516.jpg
Derek Jeter met with the Miami Marlins on Thursday and remains short on funds, according to a report by the Miami Herald.Jeter is part of one of three reported groups that is vying for ownership of the...

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<![CDATA[Sparks Fly During the Last Minutes of the Mexico-New Zealand Soccer Match]]> Thu, 22 Jun 2017 13:19:56 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/Pelea_Nueva_Zelanda_Mexico.jpg
The last few minutes of the match between Mexico and New Zealand got feisty as the players started pushing and shoving each other. Take a look at the chain of events that led to the heated exchange.]]>
<![CDATA[New Deal Makes Raider's Derek Carr NFL's Highest Paid QB]]> Thu, 22 Jun 2017 23:51:32 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/180*120/kahrpayydayye.jpg
Carr enters 2017 season on the final year of his rookie contract

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<![CDATA[Tearful Tribute: NHL Honors Bickell With Emotional Video]]> Thu, 22 Jun 2017 10:59:16 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-699489368.jpg
In a night filled with honors for some of the best hockey players in the country, one emotional moment stood above the rest.

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<![CDATA[Every Goal So Far From the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017]]> Wed, 21 Jun 2017 10:02:03 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/mexico-gol-getty-images.jpg
Catch every single goal so far from the FIFA Confederations Cup 2017 that is being broadcast on our sister station Telemundo.

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<![CDATA[Seager Hits 3 of Dodgers' 5 HRs in 12-0 Win Over Mets]]> Wed, 21 Jun 2017 02:38:10 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-689827650.jpg
Corey Seager hit three homers in a game for the second time in his young career and the Los Angeles Dodgers went deep five times in a 12-0 victory over the New York Mets on Tuesday night.

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<![CDATA[Jets Sign Former Bears Wide Receiver Marquess Wilson]]> Wed, 21 Jun 2017 00:59:08 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/marquess+wilson.jpg
The New York Jets have signed former Chicago Bears wide receiver Marquess Wilson.]]>
<![CDATA[Five Times Athletes Have Challenged Animals]]> Sat, 17 Jun 2017 06:36:07 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/DIT_SPO_5_TIMES_ATHLETES_VS_ANIMALS_061617-149765207316100001.jpg
With the announcement that Michael Phelps will race a shark for Discovery Channel's "Shark Week," we take a look back at five times athletes competed against animals.]]>
<![CDATA[McDonald's, Olympics Ending Partnership After 40 Years]]> Sat, 17 Jun 2017 06:38:24 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Untitled203.jpg
After 40 years, the relationship between McDonald’s and the International Olympic Committee has come to an end.McDonald’s, which began sponsoring the United States Olympic Committee in 1976 and been a...

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<![CDATA[Olympians Reveal the Most ‘Dad’ Thing Their Dads Do]]> Fri, 16 Jun 2017 14:39:52 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/celskijr.jpg
Winter Olympians talk about the most embarrassing “Dad” things their dads do.]]>
<![CDATA[Olympians Tell Their Favorite ‘Dad Jokes’]]> Fri, 16 Jun 2017 13:56:59 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/DIT_SPO_OLYMPIC_DAD_JOKES_061617-149763326114600001.jpg
In honor of Father’s Day, we asked Team USA Olympic athletes to share some of their favorite and cheesiest “Dad Jokes.”]]>
<![CDATA[Dems Win Ballgame of Unity, Give Trophy to Scalise]]> Thu, 15 Jun 2017 22:13:32 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Congressional+Baseball+Game.jpg
In a show of support, both the Democratic and Republican teams in the Congressional Baseball Game for Charity will wear Rep. Scalise's favorite team's colors.

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<![CDATA[Will the NHL Expansion Draft Nab One of Your Favorite Players?]]> Thu, 15 Jun 2017 13:36:45 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/goldenknights.jpg
The NHL is expanding next season as it adds a new team, the Las Vegas Golden Knights. To fill out their roster, the league is holding an expansion draft that entitles the Golden Knights to select one player from...]]>
<![CDATA[Video Shows Blimp Crashing at Golf’s US Open]]> Thu, 15 Jun 2017 15:11:17 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/DIT_NAT_BLIMP_AT_US_OPEN_061517_1-149754558828200001.jpg
People posted video on social media of a blimp crashing near Erin Hills Golf Course in Hartford, Wisconsin, where the U.S. Open of golf is being held.]]>