Game 3

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Rangers’ Testy Tortorella Won’t Tip Hand, Trades Barbs With Media Instead

To John Tortorella, there’s the wrong way — and then there’s his way.


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Schmeelk: Are You Serious, Amar’e?! Knicks Fans Can’t Catch A Break

Seriously, what’s next? Is the team bus going to roll over Carmelo Anthony’s foot? Maybe food poisoning for Baron Davis?


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Chris Kreider Draws High Marks From Rangers’ Tortorella After Debut

The Rangers — and their fans — got a good look at the future Monday night.


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Senators’ Alfredsson Skates, Says He’s Game-Time Decision Against Rangers

Daniel Alfredsson has confirmed he sustained a concussion in Game 2 of Ottawa’s playoff series with New York when Rangers forward Carl Hagelin elbowed him in the head.


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Was CC Squeezed By Ump? Yankees’ Girardi Says Yes

CC Sabathia’s wild — or was it? — night has the Yankees on the brink of elimination.


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ALDS Game 3: Yankees’ Sabathia ‘Ready To Go’ Against Tigers, Verlander

Here we go again: CC Sabathia vs. Justin Verlander. Take two.


Carmelo Anthony #7 of the New York Knicks talks to his teammates during a timeout against the Boston Celtics during Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals in the 2011 NBA Playoffs on April 19, 2011 at the TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. (credit: Brian Babineau/NBAE via Getty Images)

Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony: I Can’t Beat Celtics ‘By Myself’

Carmelo Anthony put on a clinic Tuesday night against the Celtics. Problem is, the Knicks lost. “There’s no way I can do it by myself,” Anthony said on Thursday.


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Keidel: New York Needs A Knicks’ Garden Party

The Knicks need to show us that they care as much as we do, that the desolate days of Isiah Thomas are over, that Carmelo didn’t just bring star power, but also firepower, that beyond the red carpet glitter is a blue-collar grit shared by the men and women who can’t afford courtside seats.


Brandon Dubinsky #17 of the New York Rangers celebrates after he scored the game-winning goal late in the third period against the Washington Capitals in Game Three of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals during the 2011 NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs at Madison Square Garden on April 17, 2011 in New York City. (credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Monzo Minor: Dubinsky, MSG Crowd Star In Rangers’ Win

It may have been the home crowd at MSG. It may have been the possibility of being swept creeping around in their minds. Whatever it was, the Rangers came out in Game 3 and played their style of hockey.


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Game 3 Earns 2nd-Lowest Rating For World Series

Game 3 earned the second-lowest television rating for a World Series game. The rating was down 26 percent from the 9.1 for Game 3 of last season’s Yankees-Phillies World Series.


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Yankees’ Girardi: Pettitte Injury Delayed ALCS Start

New York’s decision to start Phil Hughes instead of Andy Pettitte in Game 2 of the ALCS left many Yankees fans scratching their heads. Now we may know why the October veteran was held until Game 3.


Buster Posey #28 of the San Francisco Giants shakes hands with Matt Cain #18 in the middle of the seventh inning of Game Three of the NLCS against the Philadelphia Phillies during the 2010 MLB Playoffs at AT&T Park on October 19, 2010 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Cain Beats Phillies, Giants Take 2-1 NLCS Lead

Matt Cain pitched seven impressive innings and outdueled 2008 World Series MVP Cole Hamels for his first postseason win, and the Giants beat the Phillies 3-0 on Tuesday for a 2-1 lead in the NL championship series.


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B&C Show Blog & Audio: Bombers Baffled

Texas Rangers’ left-handed hurler Cliff Lee was straight dealin’ last night in the Bronx as the Yankees took one on the chin and now trail the Rangers two games to one in the ALCS.


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Giants, Phillies Gear Up For Another NLCS Pitching Duel

Once again, the pitching matchup is drawing most of the Game 3 pregame attention: Cole Hamels vs. Matt Cain.


Josh Hamilton #32 of the Texas Rangers celebrates with teammates in the dugout after he hit a 2-run home run in the top of the first inning against the New York Yankees in Game Three of the ALCS during the 2010 MLB Playoffs at Yankee Stadium on October 18, 2010 in New York, New York. (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Josh Hamilton Leaves Pettitte, Yankees Sore

Josh Hamilton received no cheers for this home run at Yankee Stadium.