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Mar 13, 2012

Iona Ready to Play in Front of Obama

 Iona Ready to Play in Front of Obama

The Iona Gaels received a surprise bid to play in the NCAA tournament, and have the added pressure of playing Brigham Young University in front of President Obama, who will be at the game.

Feb 29, 2012

Giants' Brandon Jacobs Talks Contract, Future

Giants' Brandon Jacobs Talks Contract, Future

Bruce Beck talks exclusively with Giants running back Brandon Jacobs about his contract situation and future with the Giants.

Feb 28, 2012

Tyson Chandler on Lin-Sanity

Tyson Chandler on Lin-Sanity

Following the All-Star break, the Knicks get back on the court Wednesday night against the Cavaliers. And the Jeremy Lin phenomenon has not died down. Tyson Chandler weighs in Lin's celebrity, and whether it's...

Feb 16, 2012

VIDEO: Doc Gooden Remembers Gary Carter

VIDEO: Doc Gooden Remembers Gary Carter

"He was the leader who took all control... he always was smiling, he was just a happy guy." Former teammate Dwight "Doc" Gooden tells Bruce Beck of Carter's impact on the team, and how he helped him through...

Feb 7, 2012

EXCLUSIVE: Weatherford Parade Cam

EXCLUSIVE: Weatherford Parade Cam

NBC 4 New York gave Giants punter Steve Weatherford a camera to record the victory parade and rally from his vantage point -- and he ran with it. Check out this exclusive footage from the float, the City...

Jan 31, 2012

Bruce Beck, Jimmy Fallon in Indianapolis

Bruce Beck, Jimmy Fallon in Indianapolis

The entire NBC family is in Indianapolis ahead of Sunday's Super Bowl, including Jimmy Fallon. Bruce Beck caught up with the late night funnyman Tuesday. Sunday night after the Super Bowl, after "The Voice," and...

Jan 23, 2012

Bruce Beck From Candlestick

Bruce Beck From Candlestick

Bruce Beck puts the finishing touches on the Giants overtime win against the 49ers in the NFC Championship game from soggy Candlestick Park.

Jan 20, 2012

Super Bowl XLII Hero Lights Empire State

Super Bowl XLII Hero Lights Empire State

Former Giants wide receiver David Tyree, best known for his heroic helmet catch that propelled Big Blue to a win over the Patriots in the Super Bowl four years ago, lights the Empire State Building in Giants...

Jan 15, 2012

Giants Fans Celebrate Big Win

Giants Fans Celebrate Big Win

"Big Blue" fans celebrate Giants 37-20 win over the Packers. News4's Brian Thompson reports.

Jan 19, 2012

Bruce's NFC Game Predictions

Bruce's NFC Game Predictions

NBC New York sports anchor Bruce Beck's web-exclusive commentary and predictions on the upcoming NFC game in San Francisco.

Top Sports Stories
Jets Fans Fly 'Cheaters' Banner Over Patriots Practice

Jets Fans Fly 'Cheaters' Banner Over Patriots Practice

The Jets fans behind campaigns to get a former general manager fired and to bring back one of the team’s iconic cheer leaders have a new target: The New England Patriots.

US Olympic Committee Exploring LA-SF Joint Bid: Sources

US Olympic Committee Exploring LA-SF Joint Bid: Sources

With Boston now out of the 2024 Olympics race, Los Angeles is exploring a new bid that could include Bay Area cooperation. The United States Olympics Committee has reached out to San Francisco’s Olympics...

Mets Player Cries After Hearing Rumors He'd Been Traded

Mets Player Cries After Hearing Rumors He'd Been Traded

Wilmer Flores wiped away tears as he warmed up at shortstop for the eighth inning, thinking he was being traded from the organization he joined as a teenager.

Upton, Solarte Lead Padres Over Mets

Upton, Solarte Lead Padres Over Mets

Justin Upton homered and drove in three runs and Yonder Alonso also connected as the San Diego Padres beat the New York Mets 7-3 on Wednesday night despite three long balls from Lucas Duda.

NFLPA Sues League on Brady's Behalf

NFLPA Sues League on Brady's Behalf

The players union is suing the league after it upheld Tom Brady's four-game suspension for deflating footballs.

Rio Olympics: A Year Away, Organizers Count on Sun, Samba

Rio Olympics: A Year Away, Organizers Count on Sun, Samba

Rio de Janeiro conjures clear images of sun, samba and soccer. Organizers of the Olympics that start a year from now hope that's what people remember after the games — not images of polluted water, inefficient...

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