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Yes, there actually are a few reasons to watch Sunday’s Jets-Chiefs game. Well… it could get you out of weekend chores. Plus, there are many, many worse things to do that sit in your recliner watching...

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<![CDATA[Giants Dress Up as Contenders for Halloween]]> Fri, 31 Oct 2014 10:10:54 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/160*120/4367b3233ecc4c25b78c071bb14e426e.jpg
The Giants hopefully observed recent developments and concluded, “Hot damn, this NFL season is wide open!”

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<![CDATA[Jordan Attacks Obama's Golf Game]]> Fri, 31 Oct 2014 03:49:38 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/160*120/obama+golf+swing-640.jpg
Michael Jordan took a shot at President Barack Obama’s golf game in a recent interview.

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<![CDATA[Giants World Series Victory Parade]]> Sat, 01 Nov 2014 02:24:23 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/AP909320410576.jpg
Thousands of San Francisco Giants fans lined up in the wee hours of Friday morning, hours before the 2014 World Series victory parade was set to begin. Despite some rain, hardcore fans packed Market...

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<![CDATA[A Homecoming Fit for a King]]> Thu, 30 Oct 2014 13:52:02 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/457402746.jpg
LeBron James' return to his home base after four seasons in Miami and two titles has Cleveland talking championship and 70 wins. The Cavs have never won the title and Cleveland hasn't had a champ since the 1964...

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<![CDATA[Players and Fans Celebrate Giants' World Series Win]]> Thu, 30 Oct 2014 01:42:05 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/AP283856501206.jpg
Giants fans and players celebrated their team's eighth World Series win, only two years after they last claimed the title.

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<![CDATA[Jets Don't Just Need "Football Man", They Need A Good One]]> Wed, 29 Oct 2014 12:46:38 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/160*121/Jets-Bills-1027004.jpg
Jets owner Woody Johnson will have a very big decision to make when he decides who’s going to pick talent for the Jets. Given the owner’s own track record -- Terry Bradway, Mike Tannenbaum and John Idzik -- I’d...

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<![CDATA[Michael Jordan Tweets "I'm Back!"]]> Wed, 29 Oct 2014 11:50:14 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/180*120/tlmd_michael_jordan_apuesta.JPG
Michael Jordan is trying his hand at social media, and he went all out for his first tweet Tuesday. In the tweet, which was posted to the Charlotte Hornets official Twitter account, Jordan revived his legendary...

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<![CDATA[Canseco Accidentally Shoots Own Finger Cleaning Gun]]> Wed, 29 Oct 2014 17:13:55 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/jose-canseco-getty.jpg
Former baseball star Jose Canseco accidentally shot himself in the finger while cleaning what authorities say is a large-caliber handgun in his Las Vegas home Monday afternoon, police told NBC News.

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<![CDATA[Top 10 Questions Facing the Knicks This Season]]> Tue, 28 Oct 2014 16:02:41 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Carmelo-Phil-Jackson.jpg
With a first-time coach in Derek Fisher and now playing Phil Jackson's old Triangle Offense, it's going to be an interesting season in the Garden for Carmelo Anthony and Co. Here are the top 10 questions facing...

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<![CDATA[Redskins PR Pulls QB From Interview]]> Tue, 28 Oct 2014 19:29:30 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/165*120/457968826.jpg
Amid the euphoria of the Redskins' 20-17 overtime victory against the Cowboys on Monday, no one can blame quarterback Colt McCoy's exuberance following his exceptional

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<![CDATA[LA Soccer Team Ceases Operations]]> Mon, 27 Oct 2014 22:03:51 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/lafile-chivas-usa-fans.jpg
Major League Soccer announced Monday that Los Angeles Club team Chivas USA ceased operations and that a new franchise would begin play in a new soccer-specific stadium in

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<![CDATA[WATCH: Jets Fan Knocks Out Bills Fan in Stadium Scuffle]]> Mon, 27 Oct 2014 13:27:15 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/172*120/Jets-Bears-MNF010.jpg
A Jets fan was caught on camera knocking out a Bills fan in the stands at MetLife Stadium during a blowout 43-23 loss to Buffalo Sunday.

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<![CDATA[Winds of Change Blowing for Lance Stephenson]]> Mon, 27 Oct 2014 12:30:28 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/494215199.jpg
Coming off an erratic playoff run when he caused a furor by blowing in LeBron James' ear, Brooklyn's Lance Stephenson is looking to stop his foolish antics with his new Charlotte Hornets team.

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<![CDATA[The Vick And Harvin Show: Must-See TV]]> Mon, 27 Oct 2014 11:27:39 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/180*120/Jets-Bills-1027003.jpg
So this is where it stands: with half a season left in this months-long nightmare, the Jets are pinning their hopes on two of the best athletes in the NFL-- the same two guys whose play leaves you...

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<![CDATA[Report: Big Clippers Tax Write-Off]]> Mon, 27 Oct 2014 02:50:26 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/tlmd_steve_ballmer_clippers_microsoft.jpg
Billionaire Steve Ballmer bought the Los Angeles Clippers in August for $2 billion, but he could write off as much as half of that amount in taxes by 2030, according to an analysis by the Financial Times.]]>
<![CDATA[Best of NFL: Week 8]]> Mon, 27 Oct 2014 01:51:07 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/457913960.jpg
Don't miss the most dramatic images from the eighth week of the 2014 NFL season.

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<![CDATA[Giants Tie Series Against Royals ]]> Sun, 26 Oct 2014 03:44:47 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/180*120/457868870%281%29.jpg
The San Francisco Giants evened up the World Series 2-2 against the Kansas City Royals, with an 11-4 win in Game 4. The Giants were down 4-1 in the third inning, but scored 10 unanswered runs the rest of...

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<![CDATA[Giants Edged by KC, Down 2-1 in WS]]> Sat, 25 Oct 2014 01:12:24 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/180*120/457810112.jpg
Sparkling defense, a stingy bullpen and just enough timely hitting. That same winning formula of fundamental baseball put the Kansas City Royals on top in the World Series. The San Francisco Giants were edged by...

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<![CDATA[Jets-Bills Preview: Can Anyone Here Score?]]> Fri, 24 Oct 2014 09:30:09 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/455862256.jpg
I’m not sure what the point spread is for the upcoming Jets-Bills game at MetLife Stadium, but the over-under may well be in single digits. Neither team is putting many points on the board—they’re two of...

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<![CDATA[Giants' "Best" List Going Into Bye]]> Thu, 23 Oct 2014 09:17:16 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/tlmd_eli_manning_st.jpg
Welcome to the Giants’ Best, guaranteed to be the best thing you’re reading right now.

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<![CDATA[War of the Words: Battle Heats Up Between SF, KC Librarians]]> Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:07:42 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Juan+Marichal+and+Dan+by+Jim+Hart.jpg
The war of words is heating up between two public libraries 1,500 miles apart, as dueling librarians do their part to boost their hometown baseball team's quest to win the World Series

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