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Al Dukes (Photo by Al Dukes/WFAN)

Boomer & Carton: Laughter Is Good For The Soul

Whether or not that is actually true we may never know, but I do know that there was plenty of laughter to go around during this segment.

WFAN–06/29/2015

Steven Matz follows through on a sixth-inning two-run base hit during his major league debut against the Cincinnati Reds at Citi Field on June 28, 2015. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Boomer & Carton: Jerry’s Monday Morning Effort

After Craig got through explaining why and how LeBron James will end up playing for the Knicks, Jerry Recco delivered his update, which provided Mets fans with a reason to smile.

WFAN–06/29/2015

Ron Matz (C) and Lori Matz (R), parents of New York Mets pitcher Steven Matz, celebrate with other family members after their son hit a sixth-inning two-run base hit against the Cincinnati Reds at Citi Field on June 28, 2015. Steven Matz made his major league debut earning the win and finishing with three hits and four runs batted in. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Boomer & Carton: Matz Makes An Impression, Craig Thinks LeBron Could Be A Knick

After an amazing weekend for New York sports, beginning with Thursday’s NBA Draft, Boomer and Craig were back in the Allstate Studio ready to do their collective thing.

WFAN–06/29/2015

Carmelo Anthony

Jared Max: Porzingis Is An Inactive Ingredient, Like All Others On Melo’s Knicks

Phil Jackson tried to placate his pricey player, then announced to the rest of the world that Melo is not the Knicks’ franchise. Is change coming? Time will tell.

06/27/2015

Billy King

Lichtenstein: No Blockbuster This Year, But Nets’ King Took Risks On Draft Night

There was no blockbuster this time, but the Nets certainly took some risks.

06/26/2015

Amari Cooper (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Silverman: Rookies Cooper, Gordon, Beasley Will Be Worth Watching In Training Camp

We haven’t said this in a long time, but the Oakland Raiders did not fool themselves when they drafted Amari Cooper with their first-round draft choice.

06/26/2015

Cam Talbot

Hartnett: Expect Talbot Trade Talks To Go Down To The Wire

In a high-stakes poker game ahead of the 2015 NHL Draft, Rangers general manager Glen Sather doesn’t appear to be breaking a sweat.

06/26/2015

Kristaps Porzingis

Schmeelk: Knicks Finally Prioritizing Long-Term With Porzingis

The Knicks might have turned a corner on Thursday night. For the first time in a long time, they actually acted like a real NBA organization with a long-term plan.

06/26/2015

David Villa

Crooks: NYCFC, Red Bulls Going In Opposite Directions Ahead Of Hudson River Derby

This match features two teams moving in contrary directions, compared to their inaugural rivalry match at Red Bull Arena on May 10.

06/26/2015

New York Islanders general manager Garth Snow (Photo by Andy Marlin/Getty Images)

Friedman: Despite Lack Of Early Picks, Islanders Have Options In NHL Draft

There’s a lot of flexibility here. Let’s take a look at some potential selections that could make sense when the Islanders are on the clock.

06/26/2015

Lucas Duda walks to the dugout after striking out in the sixth inning against the Milwaukee Brewers at Miller Park on June 25, 2015. (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Palladino: Mets’ Win Didn’t Heal What Ails Them

The Mets aren’t dead yet, but that’s only because it’s too early in the season to make that sort of proclamation.

06/26/2015

A general view of the garden outside Citi Field (credit: New York Mets)

Burns: At Citi Field, A Garden Grows

Unbeknownst to many fans, a nearly magical enclave has been flourishing for quite a while now in “Mets Plaza.”

06/25/2015

Karl-Anthony Towns, Jahlil Okafor and D'Angelo Russell

Schmeelk: Final NBA Mock Draft — And With The Fourth Pick, The Knicks Select…

Draft night is finally here. Knicks fans went through the worst regular season in team history, and this is the payoff.

06/25/2015

Isiah Thomas

Keidel: Isiah Thomas Does Not Deserve To Own A Women’s Basketball Team

Just the idea that it looks logical to Dolan for Thomas to own a women’s basketball team speaks to the disconnect of the obscenely rich and absurdly inept.

06/25/2015