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iStock/Thinkstock(FLORHAM PARK, N.J.) -- Percy Harvin practiced with the New York Jets for the first time on Monday. Gang Green acquired the Pro Bowl wide receiver this past Friday from the Seattle Seahawks for a conditional draft pick. “Everything is good,” Harvin said. “They have pieces here. I'm loving Geno (Smith), [...]
Tue, Oct 21, 2014
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Comstock/Thinkstock(CALGARY, Alberta) -- The Calgary Flames and defenseman T.J. Brodie agreed to a contract extension on Monday. The deal is for five years and is worth an average of $4.65 million per season, according to ESPN. The 24-year-old Brodie is in the final season of a two-year contract he signed in [...]
Mon, Oct 20, 2014
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National Basketball Association(NEW YORK) -- For years the NBA has been focused on expanding the game's popularity and reach internationally. They have taken another big step in doing so as the league has announced they've agreed on a partnership with the educational system in China to implement an official [...]
Mon, Oct 20, 2014
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Scott Boehm/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Less than a week after being charged for a misdemeanor after he shoplifted a pair of underwear and cologne at a Dillard's in Frisco, Texas, Dallas Cowboys running back Joseph Randle has landed an endorsement with MeUndies. According to MeUndies head of marketing and business development, [...]
Mon, Oct 20, 2014
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NY Giants briefed on Ebola before trip to Dallas

The New York Giants are being briefed on Ebola before their trip to Dallas to play the Cowboys this Sunday.  Team officials say athletic trainers, team physicians and the players are being given information about the disease.  The NFL is also working closely with Duke...

Shoreham Wading River wins after losing teammate

The Shoreham-Wading River High School varsity football team took the field for the first time Saturday since losing one of their own during a routine play. The team won Saturday against Wyandanch Memorial High School and retired jersey number 54 in honor of teammate Tom...

24 BILLION dollar deal for the NBA

The NBA is confirming they have reached a new TV deal worth 24-billion dollars.  Commissioner Adam Silver announced a new nine-year contract, worth triple the league’s current deal, with “ESPN” and Turner.  There had been rumors for months that “Fox Sports...

Islander sale approved

The NHL Board of Governors unanimously approved the sale of the Islanders from Charles Wang to businessmen Jonathan Ledecky and Scott Malkin, Commissioner Gary Bettman announced Tuesday. The deal, which Bettman said has not been finalized, calls for Ledecky and Malkin to own a...

Arod is a wait and see situation for next year

The New York Yankees are taking a wait and see approach to Alex Rodriguez for next season.  Manager Joe Girardi said during Monday’s season-ending press conference that “A-Rod” will likely be the team’s starting third baseman next year, but they’ll...

Jeter calls it a career

The curtain has come down on the fabled career of Derek Jeter.  The New York Yankees shortstop went 1-for-2 with an RBI in Sunday’s season finale, a 9-5 win over the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park.  Jeter was lifted for a pinch-runner in the third inning.  He finishes his...

Fairytale ending for the Captain

There were plenty of cheers and tears at Yankee Stadium last night, as Derek Jeter said good-bye to colleagues and fans.  It was the Captain’s last home game at the stadium.  Jeter wrote himself a fairytale ending with an RBI walk-off single in the bottom of the ninth to...

Nor’easter could threaten the captains final home game

A Nor’easter is dumping heavy rain on the New York area.  If the storm continues into tonight, it could wash out Derek Jeter’s last home game at Yankee Stadium.  Major League Baseball will make the final call and a representative says all efforts will be made to play...