<![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 Fri, 19 Dec 2014 09:34:43 -0500 Fri, 19 Dec 2014 09:34:43 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Giants Should Play Jets, Pats Every Year]]> Thu, 18 Dec 2014 13:53:29 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/459081054.jpg
From start to finish, Eli Manning was the game’s Most Valuable Player.

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<![CDATA[Sheldon Richardson a Silver Lining for Gang Green]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 15:37:18 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/120714jets.jpg
Yes, Darrelle Revis should still be a Jet. But the fact that they got a great player in return for him in Sheldon Richardson shouldn't be forgotten. They'll need to find another player who can make a...]]>
<![CDATA[Jets Owner Accidentally Favorites "Fire Idzik" Tweet]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 16:53:23 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/woody+johnson+romney.jpg
Jets owner Woody Johnson apologized Tuesday night after committing a common social media faux pas that had some speculating he was planning a front office shakeup.

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<![CDATA[NYC Hoops Legend Chris Mullin Opts Not to Coach Kings: Sources]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 09:47:15 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/mullin+kings.jpg
The Sacramento Kings wanted Mullin to take their coaching vacancy now, lobbying the Brooklyn basketball legend, Hall of Famer and adviser to the team's owner to move to the bench in the wake of the firing...

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<![CDATA[U.S. to Bid for 2024 Olympics]]> Wed, 17 Dec 2014 04:15:47 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/TLMD-aros-olimpicos-juegos-olimpicos-olympic-rings-getty-images-470969827.jpg
The U.S. Olympic Committee has decided to bid for the 2024 Olympics, hoping to bring the Summer Games back to America after a 28-year absence. The USOC board heard presentations from four candidate cities...

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<![CDATA[NYC Hoops Legend Chris Mullin Expected to Coach Kings: Sources]]> Tue, 16 Dec 2014 14:14:34 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Chris-Mullin-1216.jpg
Chris Mullin once played for Don Nelson, and now the Hall of Famer from Brooklyn wants to take a page from his former coach as he prepares to fill the Sacramento Kings’ head coaching vacancy.

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<![CDATA[Jets Need QB, But They Also Need Team Around Him]]> Tue, 16 Dec 2014 09:47:04 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Marcus+Mariota.jpg
Obviously, the Jets need a major upgrade at quarterback—and they’re not likely to get one near the top of the upcoming draft, as, incredibly enough, 3 wins likely won’t get them a high enough spot to select...

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<![CDATA[Jets-Titans: Someone Has to Win, Right?]]> Mon, 15 Dec 2014 11:55:17 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/180*120/Jets-Bills-1027003.jpg
Contrary to popular sentiment, the NFL’s blackout rule doesn’t cover matchups of 2-11 teams, so, unfortunately, the Jets-Titans game will be on for your viewing “pleasure” on Sunday at 4.

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<![CDATA[Hero, Nero, Zero for Giants-Washington]]> Mon, 15 Dec 2014 11:22:42 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/redskins+giants1.jpg
There was plenty of heroics, insanity and ineptitude in the team’s 24-13 victory over Washington on Sunday, but we can only designate one Hero, Nero and Zero.

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<![CDATA[Kobe Bryant Surpasses Jordan]]> Mon, 15 Dec 2014 05:53:06 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/212*120/Kobe-Bryant-passes-Jordan-points_12-14-14.jpg
On Sunday evening in Minneapolis, Minnesota, Kobe Bryant further cemented his place in basketball lore by becoming the third greatest scorer in NBA history. Bryant passed Michael Jordan's total of 32,292 points...

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<![CDATA[Best of NFL: Week 15]]> Sun, 14 Dec 2014 23:22:57 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/460466000.jpg
Don't miss the most dramatic images from the fifteenth week of the 2014 NFL season.

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<![CDATA[Eagles' McCoy on Playing Sunday Night]]> Sun, 14 Dec 2014 15:12:02 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/AP383450712423.jpg
Philadelphia Eagles' star running back, LeSean McCoy, ran for 159 yards and a touchdown in a convincing win against the Dallas Cowboys on Thanksgiving. McCoy looks to continue that trend against the Cowboys...

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<![CDATA[Knicks Halt 10-Game Skid, Beat Celtics ]]> Fri, 12 Dec 2014 23:11:39 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/knicks+win1.jpg
Carmelo Anthony scored 22 points, Amare Stoudemire had 20 and the New York Knicks snapped a 10-game losing streak with a 101-95 victory over the Boston Celtics on Friday night.

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<![CDATA[Carmelo Anthony Not Leaving Knicks Anytime Soon]]> Fri, 12 Dec 2014 16:48:53 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/AP27179659197.jpg
The Knicks' star scorer refutes report that he wants out, saying he won't run from adversity, and he has the power to stay in the Garden probably for as long as he wishes with his seldom-given, no-trade clause.

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<![CDATA[Giants Vs. Washington: A Contrast in QB Situations]]> Fri, 12 Dec 2014 10:35:06 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/RG3-Eli-Manning-Giants.jpg
John Madden used to say, “If you have two quarterbacks, then you have none,” the sentiment being that you need to have a clear No. 1, not a quarterback controversy.]]>
<![CDATA[Last Time for Some in Giants-Washington Rivalry]]> Thu, 11 Dec 2014 09:48:58 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/RG3-Tom-Coughlin-NYG-Wash.jpg
With the numerous question marks surrounding the futures of coaches, players and mascots on both sidelines, this just might be the last time they are involved in a Giants-Redskins battle.]]>
<![CDATA[Jets Likely to Lose Race to the Bottom]]> Wed, 10 Dec 2014 12:20:36 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/geno3.jpg
The good news: the Jets have finally stunk their way to the worst record in football. The bad news: they share that distinction with four other teams, and they've probably got the best chance of any of them...

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<![CDATA[Jackson Seeks Answers as Knicks Keep Failing]]> Tue, 09 Dec 2014 12:43:04 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/knicks+charlotte.jpg
With the Knicks off to a 4-18 start and headed to the first 60-loss season in franchise history, the team's president is finding out how hard it is to change the losing culture in the Garden.

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<![CDATA[NFLer Hill Probed for Sex Assault]]> Mon, 08 Dec 2014 19:51:38 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/sammie-hill-getty.jpg
The Tennessee Titans say they are aware police are investigating a sexual assault allegation involving defensive lineman Sammie Hill.

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<![CDATA[Hero, Nero, Zero for Giants-Titans Game]]> Mon, 08 Dec 2014 12:38:06 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/460112660.jpg
Admit it, when Eli Manning threw the pick-six to shrink the Giants’ lead to 30-7 in Sunday’s game against the Titans, a part of you -- because you were obviously watching -- wondered if Eli and his cohorts...

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<![CDATA[Geno: Good (for Him), But Not Good Enough]]> Mon, 08 Dec 2014 12:35:36 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/180*120/Jets-Bills-1027005.jpg
There aren’t that many franchise quarterbacks out there. Not nearly enough, in fact, for each franchise. There are only about a half-dozen who can carry a team to the top. The best the rest of the NFL can...

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<![CDATA[Best of NFL: Week 14]]> Mon, 08 Dec 2014 00:08:44 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/460128832.jpg
Don't miss the most dramatic images from the fourteenth week of the 2014 NFL season.]]>
<![CDATA[Patriots' Vince Wilfork on Team Spirit]]> Sun, 07 Dec 2014 14:32:30 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/AP136950174591.jpg
As one of longest tenured New England Patriots player on the roster, defensive tackle Vince Wilfork continues to be a leader and speaks to how the collective mindset of the team helps them persevere throughout...

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