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Mason Plumlee of the Brooklyn Nets dunks against the Washington Wizards on Jan. 16, 2015 at Verizon Center in Washington, DC. (Photo by Ned Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nets’ Plumlee Hopes To Put On A Show In Front Of Home Fans At Slam Dunk Contest

The NBA has a hard time getting its most spectacular players to compete in the Slam Dunk Contest. Mason Plumlee doesn’t care. He’s just looking forward to bringing the people to their feet.

02/13/2015

Chris Paul #3 of the Los Angeles Clippers during media availability at 2015 NBA All Star Weekend on February 13, 2015 in New York.  (Photo by Otto Kitsinger/NBAE via Getty Images)

Bitter Cold Big Apple Welcomes Players, Fans For NBA All-Star Weekend

After years of performing only in warm-weather cities in the South and West, the midseason spectacle has come back to the bitterly cold Big Apple.

02/13/2015

NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman speaks during a press conference as part of the 2015 NHL All-Star Weeknd at the Nationwide Arena on Jan. 24, 2015 in Columbus, Ohio. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Gary Bettman On WFAN: State Of The NHL In New York Market Is Tremendous

Gary Bettman is as thrilled about the success of the New York City area hockey teams as their fans are.

02/12/2015

The Barclays Center was in the running to host the 2016 Democratic National Convention (credit: CBS 2)

NYC Loses Bid To Host 2016 Democratic National Convention To Philadelphia

Democrats have picked Philadelphia as the site of their 2016 national convention.

02/12/2015

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Boomer & Carton Set To Lead FDNY, NYPD In All-Star Heroes Game

The NYPD-FDNY matchup will raise money for the New York City Police Foundation and the FDNY Foundation.

02/12/2015

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Boomer & Carton: B&C, NYPD And FDNY To Hoop It Up For Charity

On Thursday morning, the Dynamic Duo discussed coaching strategies, compared rosters and disclosed how they each plan to handle working with assistant coaches.

WFAN–02/12/2015

Fans pose with the New York Islanders ice girls prior to a game against the New Jersey Devils at Barclays Center. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Barclays Center CEO: Islanders Ticket Sales ‘Far Exceeding Our Expectations’

Brett Yormark says the timing of the Islanders’ relocation couldn’t be better with the team in the midst of “one of the best seasons in the history of their franchise.”

02/10/2015

A close-up shot of the official Spalding NBA All Star Ball on January 22, 2015 at STAPLES Center in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

NBA All-Star Weekend Brings Basketball’s Best To Big Apple

Breaking from what had become standard procedure of taking the mid-winter showcase to a warm-weather city, the NBA decided to stay home in 2015 and show off two of its flashiest arenas.

02/09/2015

The New York Islanders skate against the New Jersey Devils during a preseason game at Barclays Center. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Schwartz: Barclays Bringing Islanders’ Tradition To ‘Best Building In The Country’

As the Islanders finish out a 43-year run at the Nassau Coliseum, their future home is getting ready to welcome them with open arms for the 2015-16 campaign.

02/05/2015

The Barclays Center was in the running to host the 2016 Democratic National Convention (credit: CBS 2)

NYC Makes Final Pitch To Host 2016 Democratic National Convention In Brooklyn

Democratic National Committee Chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz visited the Barclays Center and sat down for a closed-door meeting with Mayor Bill de Blasio ahead of deciding the site.

01/30/2015

Joe Johnson of the Brooklyn Nets walks off the court after their 113-102 loss to the Atlanta Hawks at Philips Arena on Jan. 28, 2015. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Nets Not Doing Anything To Help Their Case In NYC

This third season in Brooklyn is headed for epic failure. Even the best-case scenario has the Nets sneaking their way into the eighth seed in the Eastern Conference playoffs where the Hawks will surely send them home for good.

01/30/2015

The Barclays Center was in the running to host the 2016 Democratic National Convention (credit: CBS 2)

NYC To Make Another Convention Pitch As DNC Chairwoman Visits Friday

The 119 members of the powerful and, for the most part, deep-pocketed host committee will be leading the way when DNC Chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz visits Friday.

01/29/2015

Mason Plumlee of the Brooklyn Nets dunks against the Washington Wizards on Jan. 16, 2015 at Verizon Center in Washington, DC. (Photo by Ned Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nets’ Mason Plumlee To Partake In NBA Slam Dunk Contest At Barclays Center

Center Mason Plumlee will be a contestant, as will Bucks small forward Giannis Antetokounmpo, Timberwolves point guard Zach LaVine and Magic shooting guard Victor Oladipo.

01/28/2015

A close-up shot of the official Spalding NBA All-Star Ball on January 22, 2015 at STAPLES Center in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

NBA D-League All-Star Events Set For Feb. 15 In Brooklyn

The NBA Development League All-Star game will be held Feb. 15 in Brooklyn, with 3-point and slam dunk contests also scheduled.

01/26/2015

Members of the Brooklyn Nets wear neon shirts during warmups to honor superfan Jeffrey Gamblero before a game against the Miami Heat during the game on December 16, 2014 at Barclays Center. (Photo by Reid Kelley/NBAE via Getty Images)

WATCH: Nets’ Tribute To Superfan Jeffrey Gamblero

The Nets said goodbye on Tuesday to one of their biggest fans, as players wore shirts with “Gamblero” and “44” in neon during warmups.

12/17/2014

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