(Al ‘Hughes’ Dukes Photography)

Boomer & Carton: Alonzo Mourning Stops By And An Old Rival Calls In

Alonzo is an old friend of the radio program and with March Madness in the air and the NBA season running full throttle, he stopped by the Allstate Studio Wednesday morning to catch up with Boomer and Craig.

WFAN–03/25/2015

Derek Stepan #21, Kevin Hayes #13 and Keith Yandle #93 of the New York Rangers celebrate their win over the Anaheim Ducks on March 22, 2015 at Madison Square Garden. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

3 Up And 3 Down: Who’s Hot And Who’s Not In New York Sports

Taking a look at who’s hot and who’s not on the local sports landscape.

03/24/2015

(Al ‘Hughes’ Dukes Photography)

Boomer & Carton: Shane Battier Says Kentucky’s Run Will End In Sweet 16

Despite Craig’s attempts to make Battier’s stay less than ideal, he settled right in and it sure sounded like he enjoyed himself…

WFAN–03/24/2015

Brooklyn Nets center Mason Plumlee fights for a rebound with Boston's Kelly Olynyk on March 23, 2015 at Barclay Center. (Photo by Don Emmert/AFP/Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Nets Are Down — But In The East, They’re Far From Out

Just when I thought I was out, they pull me back in. This is the regret not of a mobster, but of a Brooklyn Nets fan.

03/24/2015

NEW YORK,NY - MARCH 23: Kosta Koufos #41 of the Memphis Grizzlies grabs the rebound against the New York Knicks at Madison Square Garden on March 23, 2015 in New York, New York NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2015 NBAE (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Knicks Can’t Handle Grizzlies, Drop 4th Straight

Zach Randolph scored 23 points, Marc Gasol had 21 and the Memphis Grizzlies clinched a playoff spot with a 103-82 win over the New York Knicks on Monday night.

03/24/2015

NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 23: Avery Bradley #0 of the Boston Celtics shoots against the Brooklyn Nets on March 23, 2015 at the Barclays Center in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2015 NBAE (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nets Don’t Do Themselves Any Favors In Loss To Celtics

Evan Turner had 19 points, 12 assists and 10 rebounds, and the Boston Celtics beat the Brooklyn Nets 110-91 on Monday night to snap a three-game losing streak that had dropped them out of playoff position.

03/24/2015

New York Knicks v Toronto Raptors

DeRozan Scores 23, Raptors Breeze By Knicks 106-89

New York guard Alexey Shved, who came in averaging 22.0 points in his previous three games, suffered bruised ribs in a collision with Toronto’s James Johnson in the first half and was unable to return.

03/23/2015

Joe Johnson #7 of the Brooklyn Nets defends the ball against the Indiana Pacers during the game on March 21, 2015 at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, Indiana. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2015 NBAE (Photo by Ron Hoskins/NBAE via Getty Images)

Lopez Scores 26 To Lead Nets Past slumping Pacers 123-111

Brook Lopez had 26 points and four blocked shots to lead the Brooklyn Nets to a 123-111 victory over the slumping Indiana Pacers on Saturday night.

03/21/2015

BROOKLYN, NY - MARCH 20: Brook Lopez #11 of the Brooklyn Nets shoots against the Milwaukee Bucks on March 20, 2015 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2015 NBAE (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Lopez, Nets Edge Bucks 129-127 In Triple Overtime

Brook Lopez had 32 points and a season-high 18 rebounds, helping the Brooklyn Nets to a 129-127 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks in the second triple-overtime meeting between the teams this season.

03/21/2015

PHILADELPHIA,PA - MARCH 20: Furkan Aldemir #19 of the Philadelphia 76ers comes away with the rebound against the New York Knicks at Wells Fargo Center on March 20, 2015 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2015 NBAE (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Knicks Come Up Short Against 76ers In Meeting Of Eastern Conference’s Worst

Nerlens Noel scored a career-high 23 points and grabbed 14 rebounds to lead the Philadelphia 76ers over the New York Knicks 97-81 Friday night in a matchup of the two worst teams in the Eastern Conference.

03/20/2015

Deron Williams (Photo by Jeff Haynes/NBAE via Getty Images)

Deron Williams: Kentucky Making NBA Playoffs? That’s ‘Ridiculous’ And ‘Crazy’

The Nets (27-39) are currently on the outside looking in in the Eastern Conference playoff picture, and point guard Deron Williams dismissed Brown’s comment as “crazy” and “ridiculous.”

03/20/2015

Lou Amundson #21 of the New York Knicks shoots against the Minnesota Timberwolves on March 19, 2015 at Madison Square Garden. (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

WATCH: Knicks Forward Lou Amundson Air-Balls A Layup — And It’s Ugly

No Wolves were close to him, yet he missed … by a lot. The ball went straight up and never came close to the basket.

03/20/2015

NEW YORK, NY - MARCH 19: Zach LaVine #8 of the Minnesota Timberwolves drives against the New York Knicks on March 19, 2015 at Madison Square Garden in New York City. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2015 NBAE (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Knicks Fall To Timberwolves In Battle Of NBA’s Worst

Zach LaVine made the tying and go-ahead free throws with 10.7 seconds left and scored six of his 20 points in overtime as the Minnesota Timberwolves outlasted the New York Knicks 95-92.

03/20/2015

Karl-Anthony Towns #12 of the Kentucky Wildcats goes up for a shot against the Arkansas Razorbacks in the championship game of the SEC Basketball Tournament at Bridgestone Arena on March 15, 2015 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Larry Brown: Kentucky Would Make Eastern Conference Playoffs In NBA

Kentucky (34-0) is the favorite to win the NCAA Tournament, but Brown is convinced that John Calipari’s squad would make serious noise in the Association.

03/19/2015

Lou Amundson #21 and Alexey Shved #1 (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

3 Up And 3 Down: Who’s Hot And Who’s Not In New York Sports

Taking a look at who’s hot and who’s not on the local sports landscape.

03/19/2015