<![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 Fri, 27 Nov 2015 07:20:08 -0500 Fri, 27 Nov 2015 07:20:08 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Great-Grandma, 102, Plays Baseball]]> Thu, 26 Nov 2015 21:53:18 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/102-year-old-grandma-baseball.gif
A San Diego cul-de-sac has been transformed into a concrete baseball diamond, home to the Zimmer family’s annual Thanksgiving game for about 22 years. The instruction comes from the team’s oldest and feistiest...

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<![CDATA[Brett Favre’s Number Retired]]> Thu, 26 Nov 2015 22:37:00 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/179*120/GettyImages-56396130+%281%29.jpg
The Chicago Bears will head into a hostile Lambeau Field Thursday night to face the Green Bay Packers, and even though they won’t have to face Brett Favre, the legendary quarterback’s presence will still be...]]>
<![CDATA[Top Sports Photos 2015]]> Wed, 25 Nov 2015 18:04:29 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/curry-GettyImages-498644464-%281%29.jpg
Click to see dramatic game action photos from professional football, hockey, basketball, baseball and more.

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<![CDATA[Durant's New Sneaker Is Taboo to Some in Prince George's]]> Tue, 24 Nov 2015 22:09:24 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/KD8+PG+County.jpg
With his latest Nike sneaker, Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant attempted to pay homage to the Maryland county where his journey to NBA all-star and MVP began, but some find it offensive. The $180...

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<![CDATA[Warriors Beat Lakers, Set Record]]> Wed, 25 Nov 2015 01:44:18 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/178*120/Lakers-lose-to-Warriors-record-nba.jpg
The Golden State Warriors made history against the Los Angeles Lakers on Tuesday night. The Warriors went to 16-0 with the 111- 77 win is an old-fashioned game of blowout basketball, which marked the best...

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<![CDATA[After Flying High Early, Jets Are a Wreck]]> Mon, 23 Nov 2015 10:35:06 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/196*120/112215jets.jpg
The Jets aren’t a very good team, as they proved yet again in yesterday’s 24-17 loss at Houston. In fact, at 5-5, they’re the very definition of average--although they’d have a tough time convincing anyone that...]]>
<![CDATA[Top NFL Photos: Week 11]]> Tue, 24 Nov 2015 00:17:01 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/AP_386456190580.jpg
Get an up-close look at all the best NFL plays and players from Week 11.

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<![CDATA[Jets Have Good Chance to Get Well in Houston]]> Fri, 20 Nov 2015 10:44:02 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/488073794.jpg
The Jets are going to Houston to play a first-place team this weekend, albeit one with a losing record. The season has been a roller coaster for the Texans, who started off badly, with losses in four of...

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<![CDATA[NFL's Doug Flutie Loses Both Parents on Same Day]]> Wed, 18 Nov 2015 17:02:51 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/flutie-AP_05060901526.jpg
Less than an hour after legendary Boston College quarterback Doug Flutie's father died of a heart attack, his mother suffered her own heart attack and passed away.

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<![CDATA['Big Papi' Plans to Retire]]> Wed, 18 Nov 2015 13:04:35 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/TLMD-Boston-medias-rojas-david-ortiz-red-sox-getty-images-470371776.jpg
One of Boston's most beloved athletes has announced he will be retiring after the 2016 season. Red Sox slugger David Ortiz confirmed what many people were already talking about in a video posted to YouTube...

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<![CDATA[Even After Ugly Stretch, Things Look Good for Jets]]> Wed, 18 Nov 2015 11:29:33 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Uniformes-unicolores-de-Nike-confunden-a-espectadores-de-la-NFL-con-daltonismo-juego-Bills-Jets.jpg
Not too long ago, the Jets looked like an elite team. Then, they looked terrible. Now, they look like a 5-4 team with a decent chance to win 10 games. However you look at things, that’s gotta look pretty good.

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<![CDATA[German Stadium Evacuated After Bomb Threat]]> Tue, 17 Nov 2015 21:59:45 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/AP_554879857092.jpg
A soccer stadium in Germany packed with thousands of fans was abruptly evacuated Tuesday night because of a "potential threat to spectators," police said, NBC News reported. Authorities, however, cautioned that...

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<![CDATA[Son of Patriots Player Has Cancer]]> Wed, 18 Nov 2015 09:22:26 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/180*120/461911932.jpg
New England Patriots left tackle Nate Solder shared the sad news Monday that his infant son is battling kidney cancer. Solder, himself a cancer survivor, made the announcement Monday night while speaking at the...

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