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Pacquiao receives signed game ball from Carmelo Anthony

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Manny Pacquiao from the Philippines wears the champion's belt after defeating Brandon Rios of the United States in their WBO international welterweight title fight in Macau. AP FILE PHOTO

Pacman meets the Meloman, and more. Manny Pacquiao, eight-division world champion and basketball fanatic, received a signed game ball from New York Knicks main man Carmelo Anthony.

Posted: February 6th, 2014 in Latest Sports Stories,Multimedia,Photos,Photos and Videos | Read More »

Even if no snow, players prep for cold Super Bowl

A football with the Super Bowl XLVIII logo is set on a mound of snow as an for an NFL photographer to make photos of it as workers shovel snow off the seating area at MetLife Stadium as crews removed snow ahead of Super Bowl XLVIII following a snow storm, Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014, in East Rutherford, N.J. Super Bowl XLVIII, which will be played between the Denver Broncos and the Seattle Seahawks on Feb. 2, will be the first NFL title game held outdoors in a city where it snows. AP

So much for all the hand-wringing about a snowed-in Super Bowl. How would freezing spectators deal with the cold at MetLife Stadium?

Posted: January 30th, 2014 in Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

NFL embraces possibility of snowy Super Bowl

In this undated artist’s rendering provided by the National Football League, a proposed toboggan slide is set up in New York. Instead of shrinking from the possibility that football’s ultimate championship could be played in a blizzard, organizers of the first outdoor, cold-climate Super Bowl have decided to embrace the snow as the game’s unofficial theme. To drive home the wintry theme, a 60-foot high toboggan run will be set up on “Super Bowl Boulevard,” a 14-block outdoor celebration of all things football-related. (AP Photo/National Football League)

Instead of shrinking from the possibility that the Super Bowl could be played in a blizzard, organizers of the first outdoor, cold-climate NFL championship game have decided to embrace snow as the unofficial theme.

Posted: November 22nd, 2013 in Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

No Mo: Mariano Rivera won’t play again

New York Yankees relief pitcher Mariano Rivera talks to the fans before a baseball game against the Houston Astros Saturday, Sept. 28, 2013, in Houston. Rivera is retiring at the end of the season. AP

Mariano Rivera’s baseball career is No Mo.

Posted: September 29th, 2013 in Baseball,Latest Sports Stories,Other Sports,Photos and Videos,Section | Read More »

Knicks, Nets share NBA All-Star weekend in 2015

NBA commissioner David Stern smiles as he speaks during a press conference Wednesday Sept. 25, 2013, in New Yor,k. AP FILE PHOTO

Two sparkling arenas. One All-Star city.

The NBA is bringing its All-Star weekend back to New York in 2015, and the Knicks and Nets are putting aside a strengthening rivalry on the court to share it.

Posted: September 26th, 2013 in Basketball,Featured Gallery,Latest Sports Stories,NBA,Photos and Videos,Section | Read More »

Gay wins 100 at Adidas Grand Prix in New York

Tyson Gay, representing the USA, wins the Men's 100m during the IAAF Diamond League Grand Prix competition on Randall's Island, Saturday, May 25, 2013, in New York. Ryan Bailey of the U.S. is at right. AP

Tyson Gay accomplished all his goals at the Adidas Grand Prix: He won, put his body through the grind of rounds — and stayed injury-free.

Posted: May 26th, 2013 in Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

Pacers hold off Knicks to reach Eastern finals

Carmelo Anthony #7 of the New York Knicks defends the shot of David West #21 of the Indiana Pacers during Game Six of the Eastern Conference Semifinals of the 2013 NBA Playoffs at Bankers Life Fieldhouse on May 18, 2013 in Indianapolis, Indiana. AFP

Lance Stephenson scored a career playoff-high 25 points on Saturday to lead the Indianapolis Pacers to a 106-99 victory over the New York Knicks and into the NBA Eastern Conference finals.

Posted: May 19th, 2013 in Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

Celtics claw way back into NBA playoff series vs New York

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Kevin Garnett finished with 16 points and 18 rebounds and Jason Terry had 17 points as the Boston Celtics staved off elimination with a 92-86 win over New York in game five Wednesday.

Posted: May 2nd, 2013 in Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

J.R. Smith suspended for game 4 for elbowing Terry

New York Knicks' J.R. Smith is ejected from the game after fouling Boston Celtics' Jason Terry during the fourth quarter of New York's 90-76 win in Game 3 of a first round NBA basketball playoff series in Boston Friday, April 26, 2013. (AP Photo/Winslow Townson)

The NBA suspended Knicks guard J.R. Smith on Saturday night for Game 4 of New York’s playoff series against Boston for elbowing the Celtics’ Jason Terry in the chin.

Posted: April 28th, 2013 in Basketball,Latest Sports Stories,NBA | Read More »

Anthony scores 36 as Knicks beat Celtics in game 1

New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony (7) fends off Boston Celtics guard Jason Terry (8) and forward Paul Pierce, right, during the first half of Game 1 in the first round of the NBA basketball playoffs at Madison Square Garden in New York, Saturday, April 20, 2013.  (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

Carmelo Anthony started fast, struggled through the middle, and finished with a flurry.

And the New York Knicks, after knocking the Boston Celtics from the top of the Atlantic Division, took the first step toward knocking them out of the playoffs.

Posted: April 21st, 2013 in Latest Sports Stories,NBA | Read More »

NBA: Carmelo nets 36 as Knicks beat Thunder

New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony (7) shoots in front of Oklahoma City Thunder forward Serge Ibaka (9) in the third quarter of an NBA basketball game in Oklahoma City, Sunday, April 7, 2013. New York won 125-120. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)

Carmelo Anthony scored 36 points and grabbed 12 rebounds to lead New York over Oklahoma City 125-120 on Sunday, stretching the Knicks’ NBA winning streak to 12 games.

Posted: April 8th, 2013 in Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

NBA Capsules: Chicago, New York, Memphis triumph

Luol Deng, Carlos Boozer

Luol Deng scored 20 points, Carlos Boozer had 18 and the Chicago Bulls overcame the absence of starting center Joakim Noah to earn an 87-84 victory over the Indiana Pacers on Saturday night.

Posted: March 24th, 2013 in Uncategorized | Read More »

A champ at 48, Bernard Hopkins could keep fighting

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Bernard Hopkins, right,  punches Tavoris Cloud, left, during the 10th round of an IBF Light Heavyweight championship boxing match at the Barclays Center Saturday, March 9, 2013, in New York. Hopkins won by unanimous decision. AP/Frank Franklin II

Bernard Hopkins has another belt around his waist and a slice of boxing history to his name. He just might not have another bout.

Posted: March 11th, 2013 in Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

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