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Clark Gillies, Mike Bossy and Bryan Trottie

6 Islanders Who Have Won Individual NHL Awards

On the eve of the NHL Awards show, and in recognition of John Tavares’ second MVP nomination in three years, we’ll take a look at the six Islanders who’ve taken home hardware from the event.


Pete Rose

Keidel: I Used To Feel Bad For Pete Rose — Not Anymore

I used to feel sorry for Rose, banned from the very game he blessed. But it blessed him even more. And then he cursed it.


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Schwartz: Football For A Good Cause At 20th Annual Empire Challenge

There was nothing that could take away from the real meaning of the 20th annual UnitedHealthcare Empire Challenge, an All-Star high school football game presented by the Boomer Esiason Foundation.


Ivan Nova

Palladino: Returning Ivan Nova Must Help Heal Yankees’ Pitching Woes

If nothing else, he’s a different face. After what the familiar faces have done lately, Nova really couldn’t do any worse.



Boomer & Carton Podcast And MOTD: June 24, 2015

You can listen to — and download — all of the memorable audio from today’s (6/24) edition of the Boomer & Carton Morning Extravaganza in one nice little package for your convenience.


Derek Jeter (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images), Hannah Davis  (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images for Sports Illustrated)

Boomer & Carton: ‘Going Dutch’ With The Captain In Italy

According to some reports out there, retired Yankees great Derek Jeter and his gal pal, Hannah Davis, split a pizza — and the bill — while dining in Italy.


Curtis Granderson

Boomer & Carton: Jerry Delivers An Update And Craig Lets The Bunny Out Of The Bag

After Craig got through offering his critique of the YES Network’s Michael Kay, it was up to Jerry Recco to deliver an informative and entertaining update.


NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 23:  CC Sabathia #52 of the New York Yankees reacts after giving up a three run home run against Maikel Franco #7 of the Philadelphia Phillies in the fourth inning during their game at Yankee Stadium on June 23, 2015 in New York City.  (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Boomer & Carton: Is CC Finished? Craig Sure Thinks So

Craig believes that CC is not going to get any better, and because of that he should be removed from the Yankees’ starting rotation.


Fans display a banner supporting Pete Rose in 2002. (Photo by Otto Greule/Getty Images)

Jared Max: Major League Hypocrisy! Baseball’s Stance On Gambling Reeks Of Injustice

Pete Rose’s Hall-of-Fame-worthy statistics are legitimate. His bets had no bearing on 4,256 hits.


Justise Winslow, D'Angelo Russell, Karl Anthony Towns and Jahlil Okafor

Schmeelk’s 2015 NBA Draft Big Board: 1-15

This is my big board for the 2015 NBA draft. Keep in mind that I am looking at the draft from the perspective of the Knicks’ front office.


Cam Talbot

Hartnett: Who’s Staying? Who’s Going? Previewing The Rangers’ Offseason

With day one of the June 26-27 NHL Draft edging closer and the July 1 free-agent frenzy just over the horizon, the Rangers are searching for ways to alleviate the salary-cap crunch.


Pete Rose speaks at a press conference prior to managing the game for the Bridgeport Bluefish against the Lancaster Barnstormers at The Ballpark at Harbor Yard on June 16, 2014 in Bridgeport, Connecticut. (Photo by Christopher Pasatieri/Getty Images)

Is This The End For Pete Rose’s Reinstatement Bid?

A bombshell report by ESPN’s “Outside the Lines” could prove to be the final blow to Pete Rose’s petition for reinstatement to Major League Baseball. But it won’t end the debate.



Boomer & Carton Podcast And MOTD: June 23, 2015

Tuesday’s highly anticipated Moment of the Day focused on the relationship Rex Ryan had with his twin brother Rob when the two were growing up together.


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Boomer & Carton: Steve Nash Talks Retirement, Melo And More

Before saying goodbye, Craig did his best to forge a friendship with the 41-year-old future Hall of Famer.