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James Dolan (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Dolan On WFAN: I Have No Problem Deferring To Experts Sather, Jackson

James Dolan says he has an appreciation for just how difficult it is to build a championship team, which is why he hopes he has in Phil Jackson what he’s had for years in Glen Sather — someone who knows what he’s doing.

06/03/2014

Jackie Robinson (Photo credit should read  STR/AFP/Getty Images)

By The Numbers: Is There A Correlation Between The DH And Integration?

There is no doubt that the National League (read: Dodgers) took the lead in 1947 in breaking the color barrier. However, it took more than two years for a second NL club to integrate.

06/03/2014

Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist, bottom, makes acrobatic save on the Canadiens’ Thomas Vanek during the second period of Game 6 of the Eastern Conference finals on May 29, 2014, in New York City. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Anatomy Of ‘The Save': Rangers’ Lundqvist Breaks It Down On WFAN

It was the turning point of the game, and ultimately helped springboard the Rangers into the Stanley Cup finals. Among the Blueshirts’ faithful it will simply be known as “the save.”

05/30/2014

Fired Mets hitting coach Dave Hudgens (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Hudgens On WFAN: Mets Fans Have Every Right To Boo, But It Hurts Players

“I’ve managed the last several years in Venezuela with 30,000 people booing me every time I went to the freaking mound. The booing isn’t a big deal. It’s not the booing. It’s what it does to the players.”

05/27/2014

Rex Ryan (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Rex On WFAN: No Guarantee, But Jets Are ‘Absolutely’ A Playoff-Caliber Team

Rex Ryan has been more reserved of late, but every now and then glimpses of the guy from years gone by resurface.

05/15/2014

Mike Francesa with Sandy Alderson in March 2013. (Photo by Brian Monzo/WFAN)

Mets Deny WFAN Boycott After Francesa Uncorks All-Time Rant

“The Mets are acting like jacka—-. They really are,” WFAN’s Mike Francesa said Monday. “They get what they deserve. I hope there’s 10,000 people in Citi Field in a couple of days. You can quote me: jacka—-. You hear me?”

05/13/2014

Vin Scully (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

LISTEN: Legendary Broadcaster Vin Scully With Mike Francesa

The 86-year-old has an almost encyclopedic knowledge of baseball. He shared some of his memories with WFAN’s Mike Francesa on Wednesday.

05/07/2014

Chris Kreider (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Francesa: 50-50 Chance Chris Kreider Plays On Wednesday Night

“If he’s ready, he’s gonna play,” Francesa said on air on Tuesday afternoon. “I’ve heard rumblings. I don’t have any confirmation, and I don’t think there will be any. I would look for him tomorrow, though.”

05/06/2014

Citi Field (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Francesa Says Mets Shutting Him Out From Doing Show At Citi Field

“We will not be at Citi Field for those two games because the Mets are not allowing us to do our show out of there,” Francesa said on air on Thursday afternoon.

05/01/2014

Mike Francesa (credit: WFAN)

WFAN’s Mike Francesa To Be Inducted Into New York State Broadcasters Association’s Hall Of Fame

“I’m humbled and excited to be recognized by the New York State Broadcasters Association,” said Francesa. “It is a great honor, and anything with New York attached to it means all the more to me.”

04/29/2014

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Giants Schedule: Opener In Detroit, Brutal Stretch In November

General manager Jerry Reese has done a lot of work this offseason to put the Giants’ 7-9 season in the rearview mirror. Their 2014 schedule will undoubtedly tell how well he ultimately did.

04/23/2014

Martin St. Louis (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Martin St. Louis Ready For First Taste Of Rangers-Flyers Playoff Rivalry

Rangers forward Martin St. Louis is finally comfortable at MSG, just in time for his introduction to one of the fiercest rivalries in the NHL.

04/16/2014

Daniel Murphy (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Keidel: It’s Simply Shocking That Murphy’s Paternity Leave Became An Issue

Murphy missed the first two Mets games — both losses with or without him — because he wanted to be with his wife during the birth of their boy. And it feels like far too many New Yorkers have a problem with it.

04/04/2014

Daniel Murphy (Photo by David Maxwell/Getty Images)

Daniel Murphy Takes Criticism Over Paternity Leave In Stride

Murphy singled in his first at-bat of the season Thursday after leaving the Mets for his son’s birth prior to Monday’s opener.

04/03/2014

Brian Cashman (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Cashman On WFAN: At Worst, Yankees Are ‘A Playoff-Contending Team’

“I think, at worst, this is a playoff-contending team. I think this roster is a playoff-contending roster … I have a lot of optimism, a lot of hope.”

04/01/2014

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