<![CDATA[NBC New York - Sports]]>Copyright 2018 https://www.nbcnewyork.com/news/sports http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/4NY_Horizontal.jpg NBC New York https://www.nbcnewyork.com en-usWed, 19 Sep 2018 02:51:40 -0400Wed, 19 Sep 2018 02:51:40 -0400NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Activists Carry Caskets Outside Cowboys Stadium to Protest Police Shootings]]> Mon, 17 Sep 2018 01:03:59 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/ATT+Stadium+protest+091618+%282%29.jpg
Demonstrators marched outside of AT&T Stadium, where the Cowboys hosted the Giants Sunday night, carrying two caskets to protest the police shooting deaths of Botham Jean in Dallas and O'Shae Terry in...

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<![CDATA[David Wright Tearfully Announces End of Baseball Career]]> Thu, 13 Sep 2018 17:35:12 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/David_Wright_Tearfully_Announces_End_of_Baseball_Career.jpg
Mets' third baseman David Wright will return for the team's final homestand, but that will likely be the end of his baseball career. John Chandler has the emotional announcement.]]>
<![CDATA[Boos at US Open Final Left Winner Naomi Osaka 'a Little Bit Sad']]> Mon, 10 Sep 2018 11:36:56 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/1033598680-Naomi-Osaka-Serena-Williams.jpg
Naomi Osaka didn't see what caused the uproar during the U.S. Open final she was playing against her idol, Serena Williams, so she was confused when it left the crowd booing — apparently for her.Williams'...

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<![CDATA[Celtics' Jabari Bird Faces Domestic Abuse, Kidnapping Charge]]> Sat, 08 Sep 2018 17:29:27 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/AP_17284536885839.jpg
Boston Celtics guard Jabari Bird was involved in a domestic incident last night and now faces several charges, including strangulation and kidnapping, according to a statement from Boston police.Police...

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<![CDATA[Jokes Abound During Hours-Long Rain Delay in Nationals, Cubs Game]]> Sat, 08 Sep 2018 09:16:36 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-1028843624.jpg
The game between the Chicago Cubs and Washington Nationals was delayed due to rain, and fans had some fun cracking jokes during the lengthy delay.

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<![CDATA[LeBron Makes Surprise Visit to Queens School, Donates Gear]]> Wed, 05 Sep 2018 17:59:21 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/AP_18212085123918.jpg
NBA star LeBron James made a surprise visit to a New York City school on Tuesday and presented both the boys’ and girls’ basketball teams with new locker rooms and playing gear.

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<![CDATA[Look Inside: Michael Young's Home Hits Auction Block Today]]> Mon, 03 Sep 2018 12:22:54 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/young-and-home.jpg
Former Texas Ranger Michael Young has put his University Park home up for auction. The five bedroom, seven bath home hit the auction block on September 1, with no reserve. Take a peek inside the home...

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<![CDATA[Arbitrator Sends Kaepernick's Grievance Against NFL to Trial]]> Thu, 30 Aug 2018 18:28:41 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/195*120/KaepernickTrialCollusion.jpg
An arbitrator is sending Colin Kaepernick's grievance with the NFL to trial, denying the league's request to throw out the quarterback's claims that owners conspired to keep him out of the league because of his...

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<![CDATA[$69.9M High School Football Stadium Set to Open in Texas]]> Thu, 30 Aug 2018 12:39:03 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/HSFOOTBALL2.jpg
A $69.9 million stadium that will host high school football and community events in McKinney, Texas, will host its first football game Thursday.]]>
<![CDATA[Despite Evidence, Some Cast Doubt on CTE-Football Link]]> Thu, 30 Aug 2018 06:19:57 -0400 https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/footballGettyImages-146275820.jpg
While both the NFL and researchers acknowledge that there is a link between chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE, and playing football, some steadfast skeptics are still trying to muddy the science and raise...

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