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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.

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Maryland NCAA Women's Reaches the Elite Eight After Duke Win

Maryland NCAA Women's Reaches the Elite Eight After Duke Win

Shatori Walker-Kimbrough scored 18 of her 24 points in the second half, Laurin Mincy scored all 15 of her points in the first half, and top-seeded Maryland advanced to the Spokane Regional final with a...

Ducks Edge Islanders, 3-2, Gain Playoff Berth

Ducks Edge Islanders, 3-2, Gain Playoff Berth

Frederik Andersen made 29 saves, and the Anaheim Ducks used a two-goal second period to beat the struggling New York Islanders 3-2 on Saturday to clinch a Western Conference playoff berth.

Bruins Ruin Lundqvist's Return, Beat Rangers

Bruins Ruin Lundqvist's Return, Beat Rangers

The Boston Bruins spoiled New York goaltender Henrik Lundqvist's return after a long layoff with a 4-2 victory over the Rangers on Saturday.

Gonzaga, MSU Return to Elite 8

Gonzaga, MSU Return to Elite 8

Second-seeded Gonzaga used a big run early in the second half to pull away for a 74-62 victory over No. 11 UCLA on Friday night in the South Regional semifinals of the NCAA Tournament.

Celtics Ahead of Knicks, Sixers in Race to Rebuild

Celtics Ahead of Knicks, Sixers in Race to Rebuild

Boston has the future draft picks and cap space to become a contender again for the title, but still needs to find a true franchise superstar.

Autistic Boy Forced to Remove His Letter Jacket

Autistic Boy Forced to Remove His Letter Jacket

A mother is outraged after her son's school forces him to remove a varsity letter jacket because special-needs athletes aren't allowed to wear the letters.

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