<![CDATA[NBC New York - Sports]]>Copyright 2016http://www.nbcnewyork.com/news/sports http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/4NY_Horizontal.jpg NBC New York http://www.nbcnewyork.comen-usSun, 04 Dec 2016 11:28:11 -0500Sun, 04 Dec 2016 11:28:11 -0500NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Giants vs. Steelers Could Be a Super Bowl Preview]]> Fri, 02 Dec 2016 13:54:13 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Brown-Steelers-v-Colts-AP.jpg
This week’s game between the Giants and the Steelers could be a Super Bowl preview between two teams with similar DNA on both sides of the ball -- or it could simply be a game between two teams...]]>
<![CDATA[Two Years in, Jury Out on Bowles, Maccagnan]]> Fri, 02 Dec 2016 09:30:39 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/bowles+intro.jpg
Thumbs-up or down? Just shy of two years into the Mike Maccagnan/Todd Bowles era, it’s pretty tough to tell. At this point, best call appears to be an emphatic “meh.”

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<![CDATA[Soccer Players Who Missed Doomed Flight Cope With Loss]]> Fri, 02 Dec 2016 08:23:06 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/soccer-plane-crash.jpg
Players of Brazil’s Chapecoense soccer team who did not travel on the ill-fated flight that crashed Monday are suddenly left to mourn their teammates, NBC News reported.“I still have the chance to hug and kiss...

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<![CDATA[LeBron James Is Sports Illustrated's Sportsperson of Year]]> Thu, 01 Dec 2016 13:23:53 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/kingjamesja.jpg
LeBron James delivered on a promise and ended decades of Cleveland sports misery in 2016.For leading the Cavaliers to an NBA title and ending the city's 52-year title drought, James was chosen as Sports...

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<![CDATA[Taking the Plunge: Michael Phelps Looks to Dip Into Tech ]]> Thu, 01 Dec 2016 13:30:06 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/mikemikemike.jpg
Michael Phelps wants to dive into Silicon Valley's investment opportunities as he tries to make the transition from Olympic swimming star and product pitchman to entrepreneur.

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<![CDATA[Top NYC Bars for Vikings, Cowboys Fans This TNF]]> Thu, 01 Dec 2016 12:36:23 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/nfl-generic.jpg
It’s week 13 of football season and the big game is almost here! Vikings fans are cheering “Skol!” while Cowboys fans are gearing up in blue and white jerseys. Who will walk away with the win this Thursday...

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<![CDATA[11-Year-Old Boy Signed as NY Rangers Coach for a Day]]> Thu, 01 Dec 2016 05:18:22 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/kid+meets+rangers.jpg
An 11-year-old hockey fan from Upstate was signed as an honorary coach of the New York Rangers at a ceremony this week.

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<![CDATA[I Miss Him: Barkley Reveals He and Jordan No Longer Friends]]> Thu, 01 Dec 2016 11:16:09 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/jordanbark.jpg
NBA Hall-of-Famer Charles Barkley gave an interview on the Dan Le Batard radio show this week where he explained, despite a recent photo that had been making the rounds, he and once close pal Michael Jordan have...

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<![CDATA[Serena Williams on Sexism: Being a Woman Is Not a 'Flaw']]> Wed, 30 Nov 2016 13:26:22 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/serenaserena.jpg
Serena Williams served up another ace. Only this time it was in the form of an open letter about sexism and wage disparity between males and females in sports.The letter, initially written for Porter...

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<![CDATA[Grading the Giants After Beating the Winless Browns]]> Mon, 28 Nov 2016 15:06:35 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/TLMD-eli-manning-giants-efe-11.jpg
I’ve never had that pleasure of sitting in absolute judgment of others, so I’m going to create an opportunity here.]]>
<![CDATA[Fitz, Jets Just Not Good Enough To Beat Pats]]> Mon, 28 Nov 2016 10:25:13 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/Patriots+Jets.jpg
Ryan Fitzpatrick has played the Patriots three times as a Jet, and he’s been uniformly great: 7 TDs, 0 INTs, a passer rating somewhere north of 100… and, despite all that, one win. After all, it’s New England.

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<![CDATA[Thursday Night Football: Cowboys Go for 11th Straight Win]]> Thu, 01 Dec 2016 13:03:22 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/AP_16330088209607.jpg
Dak Prescott will face as good a pass defense as he has seen all year when the rookie quarterback tries to run the Dallas Cowboys’ winning streak to 11 in-a-row on Thursday Night Football against the Minnesota...

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<![CDATA[Miami Crowd Boos Kaepernick]]> Mon, 28 Nov 2016 02:00:07 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/180*120/KaepernickDolphins.jpg
Playing in Miami on Sunday just days after getting tangled in a "heated" discussion about Fidel Castro with a newspaper reporter, San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick received a "flood of boos" from...

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<![CDATA[Mike Green Scores in OT, Red Wings Top Devils 5-4]]> Fri, 25 Nov 2016 23:36:32 -0500 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/red-wings-devils-1125.jpg
Mike Green and the struggling Detroit Red Wings ended a scoring slump, with a little help from Frans Nielsen.

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