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Bruins Snap Four-Game Losing Streak With Win Over IslandersRiley Nash scored both goals Saturday night for the Boston Bruins, who moved into sole possession of the second wild card in the Eastern Conference with a 2-1 victory over the Islanders.
Devils Eliminated From Playoff Contention With Loss To CarolinaSchneider stopped 25 shots for the last-place Devils (27-35-12), who lost four of their last five games. New Jersey was officially eliminated from playoff contention.
Gonzaga Trounces Xavier 83-59 To Advance To First Final Four In School HistoryGonzaga has made history and is the first WCC team since San Francisco in 1957 to make it to the NCAA Tournament's Final Four.
Short-Handed Real Salt Lake Battles Red Bulls To A Scoreless DrawNew York's Luis Robles had four saves for his second clean sheet of the season.
NBA Suspends Joakim Noah For Violating Anti-Drug PolicyThe league announced the 20 game suspension Saturday, saying Noah tested positive for Selective Androgen Receptor Modulator LGD-4033 -- something that can be found in over-the-counter supplements.
Florida Edges Wisconsin In Overtime Nail-BiterChris Chiozza went end to end and made a 3-pointer at the buzzer to give Florida an 84-83 victory against Wisconsin on Friday night in the first overtime game of this NCAA Tournament.
Kentucky Beats UCLA In Battle Of GoliathsDe'Aaron Fox scored a career-high 39 points as the Kentucky Wildcats beat UCLA Friday night in a showdown between two of college basketball's goliaths for a spot in the South Regional final.
2017 Elite Eight TV ScheduleThe times for the regional finals are now set.
Beauvillier & Tavares Score In Shootout, Pushing Islanders Past PenguinsWith the win, the Islanders surpassed the Boston Bruins for the final wild-card berth in the Eastern Conference standings.

Best Of Boomer & Carton

Boomer & Carton Podcast & MOTD: March 24, 2017Finally on Friday, the guys arrived at the portion of the radio program that featured Jerry Recco revealing his highly anticipated "Moment of the Day." This time it revolved around Craig's ever-changing list of famous friends.
Boomer & Carton: Jerry Handles His Update BusinessJerry got after it Friday morning, putting the entire update world on notice in the process.
Boomer & Carton: Delivering The Madness, Goodell Isn't All That Bad, And Is NYC A Dump?Boomer and Craig kicked off Friday with a look back at the first half of the NCAA tournament's Sweet 16, as three of the four games Thursday night lived up to the hype.
Boomer & Carton Podcast: March 23, 2017Thursday's Boomer & Carton Show had a little bit of everything.

Best Of Mike Francesa

LISTEN: Francesa Talks Wrestling With Mac & MonzIt's always entertaining when Mike Francesa engages in a wrestling conversation.
Francesa: Yankees Rotation A Far Greater Concern Than Didi Gregorius' ReplacementYankees fans have been talking a lot about how to replace injured shortstop Didi Gregorius. But the bigger issue facing the Bronx Bombers, in Mike Francesa's opinion, is the back end of their rotation.
LISTEN: Austin Romine Breaks Down What He's Seeing From Yankees Pitchers This SpringAustin Romine knows his path to a starting job is blocked by perhaps the most promising young player to come through the Yankees organization in a decade. So for now, he's just focusing on doing whatever he can to help the Bombers win.
LISTEN: Grant Hill Says College Stars Won't Let Lure Of NBA Become Distraction In NCAA TournamentSome of the star players in the NCAA Tournament won't be in college for long.

Giants

Keidel: Giants Really Don't Feel Like The Fresh Start Geno NeedsEugene Cyril "Geno" Smith III has a new employer. And a new home. The good news is, he didn't need to move to a new state, new city, or even a new building.
Palladino: Yawn ... McCown And Smith Bring No Juice To Jets, GiantsIt’s not often that two teams in the same city sign two veteran quarterbacks whose sum amounts to one big shoulder shrug.
11 Journeyman Athletes Who Have Played In New York Or New JerseyThe Giants have re-signed quarterback Josh Johnson (seven teams) and added wide receiver Brandon Marshall (joining his fifth team) while the Jets have signed quarterback Josh McCown (eight teams now).
Reports: Giants Adding RB Shaun Draughn, Re-Signing LBs Keenan Robinson And Mark HerzlichLast season with the 49ers, Draughn rushed for 196 yards on 74 carries and had 29 receptions for 263 yards. He had four touchdowns rushing and two receiving.

Jets

Jets Sign Former 49ers WR Quinton PattonThe Jets added some depth to their receiving corps Thursday by signing former 49ers wideout Quinton Patton.
Liguori: Namath Serious About Helping Those With Traumatic Brain Injuries, Hopes NFL Does MoreNamath spoke at the Head Injury Awareness and Prevention Celebrity Sports Forum at the New York Institute of Technology's Center for Sports Medicine to increase awareness of protecting school-aged athletes from concussions.
Keidel: Giants Really Don't Feel Like The Fresh Start Geno NeedsEugene Cyril "Geno" Smith III has a new employer. And a new home. The good news is, he didn't need to move to a new state, new city, or even a new building.
Jets Sign Defensive Lineman Pennel To 1-Year DealThe Jets have added more depth to their stout defensive line.

Yankees

Girardi: Battle For Yankees' 4-5 Spots In Rotation Still 'Wide Open'We know who the top three pitchers are in the Yankees' rotation, but how the other two spots will be filled remains a mystery. And the plot has thickened a bit this week.
Palladino: Kudos To Yankees For Not Giving In To Screams For TorresThe Yankees already lost one player for at least a month thanks to the just-concluded World Baseball Classic. They certainly don’t want to take down a promising youngster with him.
Francesa: Yankees Rotation A Far Greater Concern Than Didi Gregorius' ReplacementYankees fans have been talking a lot about how to replace injured shortstop Didi Gregorius. But the bigger issue facing the Bronx Bombers, in Mike Francesa's opinion, is the back end of their rotation.
Sweeny: Dallas Green Was A Passionate Manager Who Wasn't Afraid To Scrap Alongside PlayersDallas Green was large, and he was loud. People called him a “baseball man.” If you ever met him, you really didn’t have to hear anything else to know what that meant.
Ex-Mets, Yankees Manager Dallas Green Dead At 82Former Yankees and Mets manager Dallas Green has died, WFAN baseball insider Jon Heyman reports. He was 82.

Mets

Sweeny: Dallas Green Was A Passionate Manager Who Wasn't Afraid To Scrap Alongside PlayersDallas Green was large, and he was loud. People called him a “baseball man.” If you ever met him, you really didn’t have to hear anything else to know what that meant.
Mets' Matz, Wheeler Showing They Still Have A Lot Of Work To DoSteven Matz and Zack Wheeler took a step back Wednesday in the Mets' 15-9 loss to the Miami Marlins, a shaky sign for New York with opening day less than two weeks away.
Ex-Mets, Yankees Manager Dallas Green Dead At 82Former Yankees and Mets manager Dallas Green has died, WFAN baseball insider Jon Heyman reports. He was 82.
Mets Move Exhibition Game Against Army To Citi FieldThe Mets originally were scheduled to play the Black Knights at West Point on March 31. But the snowstorm that slammed the Northeast last week affected Army's diamond and forced the switch of fields.
11 Journeyman Athletes Who Have Played In New York Or New JerseyThe Giants have re-signed quarterback Josh Johnson (seven teams) and added wide receiver Brandon Marshall (joining his fifth team) while the Jets have signed quarterback Josh McCown (eight teams now).

Knicks

NBA Suspends Joakim Noah For Violating Anti-Drug PolicyThe league announced the 20 game suspension Saturday, saying Noah tested positive for Selective Androgen Receptor Modulator LGD-4033 -- something that can be found in over-the-counter supplements.
Trail Blazers Top Knicks With Big Performances From Lillard & McCollumLillard scored 30 points and McCollum added 20 for the Trail Blazers, who won for the ninth time in 12 outings.
Schmeelk: Point Guards At Top Of Draft A Poor Fit For Knicks' TriangleI wish I didn’t have to write about the triangle offense anymore. I’m sick of it. It’s an old topic. But like Jason Voorhees, it just won’t die and go away.

Nets

Wizards Soar Past Nets, Snapping Hot StreakJohn Wall scored 22 points and Bradley Beal had 19 as the Washington Wizards concluded a four-game season sweep of the Brooklyn Nets with a 129-108 win Friday night.
Lichtenstein: New Blood Fueling Nets’ Defensive ImprovementsLost somewhere in the mild euphoria over the Nets' first two-game winning streak of this wasted season, following their 126-98 romp over the Suns at Barclays Center on Thursday, was another modest achievement.
Nets Beat Suns, Getting Back-To-Back Wins For 1st Time In Nearly 1 YearBrook Lopez scored 12 of his 19 points in the third quarter as the Brooklyn Nets rallied from an early 15-point deficit and pulled away for a 126-98 rout of the Phoenix Suns on Thursday night.

Devils

Devils Eliminated From Playoff Contention With Loss To CarolinaSchneider stopped 25 shots for the last-place Devils (27-35-12), who lost four of their last five games. New Jersey was officially eliminated from playoff contention.
Nylander Lifts Maple Leafs To Victory Over DevilsThe Maple Leafs center has registered a point in 10 consecutive games, a team record for a rookie. Josh Leivo, James van Riemsdyk and Connor Brown also scored for the Maple Leafs (35-23-15), who won their third in a row.
Lichtenstein: Devils’ Youngsters In Position To Make Year-End StatementWith New Jersey mired in last place in the Eastern Conference and virtually eliminated from the playoff picture for a fifth consecutive season, the future is all that’s left to consider over its final 10 games.

Rangers

Hartnett: Nash Appears Poised To Help Rangers Fight To The EndThere are undoubtedly some things the Rangers have to fix during the final eight games before the playoffs. Rick Nash doesn't appear to be one of them.
Two Third Period Goals Lift Islanders Over RangersAndrew Ladd scored a power-play goal with 7:22 remaining in the third period as the New York Islanders rallied for a crucial 3-2 victory against the New York Rangers on Wednesday night.
Rangers Star Goalie Lundqvist To Return This WeekendNew York Rangers star goalie Henrik Lundqvist will play this weekend after being sidelined since March 7 with a hip injury.

Islanders

Bruins Snap Four-Game Losing Streak With Win Over IslandersRiley Nash scored both goals Saturday night for the Boston Bruins, who moved into sole possession of the second wild card in the Eastern Conference with a 2-1 victory over the Islanders.
Beauvillier & Tavares Score In Shootout, Pushing Islanders Past PenguinsWith the win, the Islanders surpassed the Boston Bruins for the final wild-card berth in the Eastern Conference standings.
Report: Islanders' Strome Has Broken Wrist, May Miss Rest Of SeasonJust when it appeared that Ryan Strome had turned his season around, it looks like it may be over.

NYCFC

‘Soccer In The City’ Podcast: Discussing NYCFC, Red Bulls, USMNTThe guys also discuss some news from the Red Bulls and preview the U.S. men's national team World Cup qualifier.
Second-Half Goal By Montreal Leads To Draw With NYCFCDominic Oduro's goal midway through the second half lifted the Montreal Impact to a 1-1 draw with New York City FC on Saturday.
‘Soccer In The City’ Podcast: A Very Encouraging Home Opener For NYCFCThe guys also look ahead to Saturday's home match against the Montreal Impact and talk about other matches from around Major League Soccer.

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