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Wednesday, Mar 28, 2012

Avery Johnson Tells Nets Fans to Keep Hope

Avery Johnson Tells Nets Fans to Keep Hope

Bruce Beck sat down with Nets coach Avery Johnson who had messages for youngsters and long-suffering Nets fans.

Tuesday, Mar 20, 2012

For Moe, The NBA Hark-ens

For Moe, The NBA Hark-ens

It's one and done at St. John's for Big East freshman of the year Moe Harkless. The Queens native announced he is declaring for the NBA Draft. He spoke with Bruce Beck following his press conference.

Tuesday, 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.

Wednesday, 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.

Tuesday, 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...

Thursday, 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...

Tuesday, 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...

Tuesday, 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...

Monday, 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.

Friday, 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...

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Can NFL Owners Fire Protesting Players, as Trump Has Urged?

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Several NFL owners locked arms with their players this weekend instead of taking a challenge from President Donald Trump to fire them for protesting during the national anthem. NASCAR Hall of Famer Richard Petty
Lugo Sharp, Mets Set Team HR Record in Split With Braves

Lugo Sharp, Mets Set Team HR Record in Split With Braves

Rookie right-hander Lucas Sims had his best performance in the majors, fellow first-year player Ozzie Albies homered and the Atlanta Braves beat the New York Mets 9-2 in the first game of a doubleheader Monday.
Cowboys Kneel Together Prior to Anthem; Trump Notes Boos

Cowboys Kneel Together Prior to Anthem; Trump Notes Boos

The Dallas Cowboys knelt as a team near the 50-yard line prior to the national anthem before Monday night's game against the Arizona Cardinals at University of Phoenix Stadium. Then they locked arms and...
O'Neal Backs Democrat After Supporting Christie in '13

O'Neal Backs Democrat After Supporting Christie in '13

New Jersey native and former NBA star Shaquille O'Neal has endorsed Democrat Phil Murphy in this year's contest to succeed Republican Gov. Chris Christie.
 Lebron James: Trump Trying to 'Divide Us'

Lebron James: Trump Trying to 'Divide Us'

Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James spoke Monday about the NFL protest saying President Trump is trying to divide the nation.
WWII Vet, 97, Takes a Knee to Support NFL Protests

WWII Vet, 97, Takes a Knee to Support NFL Protests

A photo of a 97-year-old WWII veteran kneeling to show solidarity with protesting NFL players is being shared widely on social media after the vet's grandson posted it to Twitter Sunday night.
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