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Rangers center Mark Messier advances the puck during a game against the Washington Capitals at the MCI Center on March 18, 2004. (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Messier On WFAN: Rangers Should Still Feel Good Despite 0-2 Hole

Don’t count Mark Messier as one of the many who think the Stanley Cup Final is already over.

06/09/2014

Mike Francesa and Alan Sherman at Belmont Park (Credit: Brian Monzo/WFAN)

On The Fan: Asst. Trainer ‘Real Confident’ In California Chrome’s Chances

“I’m real confident,” Sherman told Francesa. “I am. Just the way he’s been training on this track. Obviously he hasn’t run on it, but he’s been training great over it.”

06/06/2014

Alfonso Soriano of the New York Yankees reacts after he struck out against the Oakland Athletics on June 3, 2014 at Yankee Stadium. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Girardi On WFAN: Yankees Lost At The Plate, But There’s A Long Way To Go

The Yankees are a mess and manager Joe Girardi, who was a guest on WFAN with Mike Francesa on Wednesday evening, is having a hard time making sense of it all.

06/04/2014

Mariano Rivera walks off the Yankee Stadium diamond to a large applause from fans on Sept. 26, 2013. (credit: Getty Images)

Mariano On WFAN: Legendary Closer Reveals Anecdotes From Incredible Career

Mariano Rivera visited the WFAN studios on Wednesday to talk retirement and about many of the moments that went into his new book, “The Closer.”

06/04/2014

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

(Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

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

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