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Lovejoy’s First Goal Since March Puts Devils Over The Top In 3-2 Win Over CanucksBen Lovejoy isn't known for his offense. Most defensemen tabbed with the "stay at home" label will usually talk about their contentment with playing tough in their zone.
Islanders Get Out To Early Lead In 4-2 Win Over RangersScott Mayfield's first period goal gave New York a lead it would not relinquish Tuesday night, when the host Islanders continued to thrive against the rival New York Rangers at Barclays Center with a 4-2 win.
Carmelo Drops Season-High 35 As Knicks Put The Heat On Ice, 114-103Carmelo Anthony scored a season-high 35 points to lead the New York Knicks to a 114-103 victory over the undermanned Miami Heat on Tuesday night at AmericanAirlines Arena.
Victor Cruz On WFAN: Competitive Fire Behind Complaining About Lack Of TargetsVictor Cruz tried to play down his frustration Tuesday about not being targeted in the Giants' loss to the Steelers two days earlier.
Jayson Williams Calls Himself 'Coward' For Covering Up ShootingFormer NBA All-Star Jayson Williams has called himself a "coward" for his cover-up of the drunken accidental shooting death of a limo driver in 2002.
'Game Of Thrones' Author After Latest Jets Loss: 'Life Is Meaningless'"Those were not the Jets," Martin wrote. "That was the Weehawken High School Junior Varsity dressed up in Jets uniforms, surely."

Best Of Boomer & Carton

Boomer & Carton Podcast & MOTD: Dec. 6, 2016You'll certainly want to revisit Tuesday's highly anticipated "Moment of the Day" over and over. Why should you tell ya' friends, tell ya' friends? Well, because we heard what it sounds like when Craig has had just about enough of the Jets.
Boomer & Carton: Jerry Gets His Update OnJerry Recco was more than up to the task of updating the masses Tuesday morning and Craig was up to playing the role of savior of the Jets franchise.
Boomer & Carton: The Jets Do, What The Jets Always Seem To DoBy now, Jets fans are used to being on the losing end of things. But this 2016 squad is setting a new standard for futility.
Boomer & Carton Podcast & MOTD: Dec. 5, 2016Monday's highly anticipated "Moment of the Day" did a good job summing up the tone of the first day of the work week.

Best Of Mike Francesa

Victor Cruz On WFAN: Competitive Fire Behind Complaining About Lack Of TargetsVictor Cruz tried to play down his frustration Tuesday about not being targeted in the Giants' loss to the Steelers two days earlier.
Francesa: Jets Doing Their Part To Get Bowles FiredMike Francesa wasn't calling for Todd Bowles to be fired Tuesday, but he wasn't sticking up for the Jets coach, either.
LISTEN: McAdoo Talks About Challenge Steelers Offense PresentsThe Steelers have arguably the most talented offensive triplets in the NFL today in quarterback Ben Roethlisberger, running back Le'Veon Bell and wide receiver Antonio Brown.
Mike-i-Mation: Athletes Who ActIn this animated clip, Mike voices his approval and disapproval of sports stars who have taken a stab at Hollywood.

Yankees

Yankees To Retire Jeter's Number, Unveil Monument Park Plaque May 14He leads the team all-time in hits (3,465), games played (2,747), doubles (544) and stolen bases (358).
Cashman: Holliday Should 'Check All The Boxes' For YankeesMatt Holliday figures to balance the New York Yankees' lineup while not adding a lengthy payroll commitment to a team trying to get under the luxury-tax threshold within the next two years.
Palladino: Cashman Won't Mortgage Yankees' Future At Winter MeetingsSending off a pack of young prospects for veteran talent at this week’s Winter Meetings might be the way to go about rebuilding other teams. Just don’t expect the Yankees to take that route.
Sweeny: Yankees Get Righty Power Bat In Veteran HollidayThe Yankees opened business for everyone at the Winter Meetings on Sunday night, agreeing with veteran slugger Matt Holliday on a one-year, $13 million deal.
Yankees Thought To Be A Finalist For EncarnacionThe Yankees are in the market for a designated hitter after forcing Alex Rodriguez into retirement in August and trading away Carlos Beltran and Brian McCann.

Mets

Mets' Collins Says He'd Like Tebow To Play In 2017 Spring Training GamesTim Tebow could soon be in the same lineup with Yoenis Cespedes and David Wright.
LISTEN: Lenny Dykstra Calls Terry Collins 'A Joke,' Says 'Mets Won't Win With Him'Former Mets outfielder Lenny Dykstra didn't hold back when talking about Mets manager Terry Collins on The Jake Brown Show.
Jose Reyes The Outfielder? Mets To Test Idea In The SpringJose Reyes could be switching positions once again.
Kallet: Cespedes Deal Represents Significant Step Forward By MetsIn late October, I wrote that I understood why Mets general manager Sandy Alderson might be wary of breaking the bank for Yoenis Cespedes. Predictably, I was ridiculed to no end by loyal Cespedes fans.
Mets, Rene Rivera Reach Agreement On 1-Year DealThe Mets acquired Rivera last season after he was released by the Rays. He played in 65 games, batting .222 with six home runs.

Jets

'Game Of Thrones' Author After Latest Jets Loss: 'Life Is Meaningless'"Those were not the Jets," Martin wrote. "That was the Weehawken High School Junior Varsity dressed up in Jets uniforms, surely."
Suspected Joe McKnight Shooter Charged With ManslaughterGasser shot McKnight three times from inside his car while McKnight stood outside, Normand said. Authorities said no weapon was found on or near McKnight's body.
Teen Fans Tackled After Taking Field At MetLife StadiumPolice say the two intoxicated 16-year-olds ran shirtless and covered in face paint onto the field during the game between the Jets and the Colts Monday night.
MUST LISTEN: Harlan, Esiason Provide Memorable Radio Call As State Trooper, Security Guard Tackle Fans On Field At Jets GameAbout midway through the third quarter at MetLife Stadium, with the Jets trailing 31-3, two teen boys ran onto the field.

Giants

Victor Cruz On WFAN: Competitive Fire Behind Complaining About Lack Of TargetsVictor Cruz tried to play down his frustration Tuesday about not being targeted in the Giants' loss to the Steelers two days earlier.
NY Giants Opponent Profile: Cowboys Present Monumental Task For GiantsOn Sunday, the New York Giants (8-4) blinked, and their division title hopes all but went up in smoke at Heinz Field.
With 4 Games To Go, Giants' Offense Needs To Wake UpIf the New York Giants are going to end their four-year playoff drought, Eli Manning and the offense have to improve and quickly.
Keidel: Giants Got A Dose Of Reality In 'Sixburgh' On SundayIf you've spent the last six years around here, you may know this slice of CBS is not sympathetic to the Hudson or Hackensack Rivers, where the Giants play football. But rather to the Ohio, Allegheny, and Monongahela.

Knicks

Carmelo Drops Season-High 35 As Knicks Put The Heat On Ice, 114-103Carmelo Anthony scored a season-high 35 points to lead the New York Knicks to a 114-103 victory over the undermanned Miami Heat on Tuesday night at AmericanAirlines Arena.
Kings' Matt Barnes Accused Of Choking Woman In NYC Club After 'Butt Bump'The NYPD wants to speak to Sacramento Kings forward Matt Barnes, following an alleged incident at a Manhattan club.
20 Points Each For D-Rose, Melo As Knicks Beat Kings 106-98Derrick Rose and Carmelo Anthony scored 20 points apiece to lead the New York Knicks to a 106-98 win over the Sacramento Kings at Madison Square Garden on Sunday.

Nets

Jayson Williams Calls Himself 'Coward' For Covering Up ShootingFormer NBA All-Star Jayson Williams has called himself a "coward" for his cover-up of the drunken accidental shooting death of a limo driver in 2002.
Lichtenstein: Nets Can’t Close Deals On Or Off The CourtEarlier in the day, Houston notified Brooklyn general manager Sean Marks that it had matched the offer sheet the Nets tendered to 7-foot restricted free agent Donatas Motiejunas on Friday.
Kilpatrick Layup Makes It Close, But Nets Fall To Wizards 118-113John Wall scored 25 points, including 11 in the fourth quarter, and the Washington Wizards beat the Brooklyn Nets 118-113 on Monday night.

Devils

Lovejoy’s First Goal Since March Puts Devils Over The Top In 3-2 Win Over CanucksBen Lovejoy isn't known for his offense. Most defensemen tabbed with the "stay at home" label will usually talk about their contentment with playing tough in their zone.
Schwei’s Devils Notes: Overtime Becoming Old HatThe New Jersey Devils’ six-game road winless streak came to an end with a comeback victory Saturday, and just like half of their games this season, it was decided after 60 minutes of play.
Devils Beat Predators With Come-From-Behind Overtime WinMichael Cammalleri's second goal of the day at 4:42 capped a rally from a three-goal deficit Saturday as New Jersey stunned the Nashville Predators 5-4 at Bridgestone Arena.

Rangers

Islanders Get Out To Early Lead In 4-2 Win Over RangersScott Mayfield's first period goal gave New York a lead it would not relinquish Tuesday night, when the host Islanders continued to thrive against the rival New York Rangers at Barclays Center with a 4-2 win.
Hartnett: Kreider Has Officially Developed Into A Franchise PlayerChris Kreider is proving to be invaluable to the Rangers.
Rangers Beat Carolina In RegulationThis was the second time in five days the Rangers beat the Hurricanes at MSG and the winning goals were similar.

Islanders

Islanders Get Out To Early Lead In 4-2 Win Over RangersScott Mayfield's first period goal gave New York a lead it would not relinquish Tuesday night, when the host Islanders continued to thrive against the rival New York Rangers at Barclays Center with a 4-2 win.
Red Wings Edge Islanders 4-3 With Overtime GoalDanny DeKeyser scored 1:02 into overtime Sunday night as the Detroit Red Wings edged the New York Islanders 4-3 at Barclays Center.
First Shutout For Halak As Islanders Beat Washington 3-0Jaroslav Halak made 38 saves for his first shutout of the season and the New York Islanders scored three third-period goals to defeat the Washington Capitals 3-0 on Thursday night at Verizon Center for their third straight victory.

NYCFC

NYCFC's David Villa Voted Major League Soccer MVPDavid Villa earned Major League Soccer's Most Valuable Player award after scoring 23 goals for New York City in his second season with the team.
'Soccer In The City' Podcast: NYCFC Player Adds USL MVP OkoliThe guys also discuss the MLS MVP candidates, Top XI, MLS Cup plus the Cosmos and the NASL.
Lichtenstein: Thanks Anyway -- 2016 Was A Down Sports Year For NYThis is getting ridiculous. I started compiling this annual Thanksgiving list in 2012, some nine and a half months after the Giants defeated the Patriots in Super Bowl XLVI. No New York area team has won a championship since.

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