Overtime

Derick Brassard of the New York Rangers celebrates his game winning overtime goalagainst the Detroit Red Wings during there game at Madison Square Garden on November 5, 2014 in New York City.  (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Brassard Leads Rangers Past Red Wings, 4-3, With OT Goal

Derick Brassard scored a power-play goal 1:50 into overtime, after Detroit tied it in the closing seconds of regulation, to give the New York Rangers their fifth straight victory over the Red Wings, 4-3.

11/06/2014

NEWARK, NJ - OCTOBER 21:  Chris Kreider #20 of the New York Rangers celebrates a goal with Rick Nash #61, against the New Jersey Devils Kevin Hayes #13 against the New Jersey Devils during their game  at the Prudential Center on October 21, 2014 in Newark, New Jersey.  (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Klein Seals Rangers’ Comeback With Overtime Goal Against Devils

Kevin Klein scored 2:42 into overtime, and the New York Rangers rallied from a two-goal deficit in the third period to beat the New Jersey Devils 4-3 on Tuesday night.

10/22/2014

Josh McRoberts #11 of the Charlotte Bobcats tries to take the ball from Paul Pierce #34 of the Brooklyn Nets during the game at the Time Warner Cable Arena on March 26, 2014 in Charlotte, North Carolina.  (Photo by Brock Williams-Smith/NBAE via Getty Images)

Bobcats Power Past Nets In OT, 116-111

The Charlotte Bobcats defeated the Brooklyn Nets 116-111 in overtime Wednesday night for their 10th victory at home in the last 12 games.

03/27/2014

NEWARK, NJ - DECEMBER 04: Eric Gelinas #22 of the New Jersey Devils in action against the Montreal Canadiens during their game at Prudential Center on December 4, 2013 in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Gelinas Lifts Devils To 4-3, Overtime Win Over Rangers

Eric Gelinas scored a power-play goal 1:15 into overtime, and the New Jersey Devils shook off the tying goal in the closing seconds of regulation to beat the New York Rangers 4-3 on Saturday night.

12/07/2013

New York State Capitol in Albany (file / credit: Steve Scott / WCBS 880)

Comptroller: New York State Could Set Record For Overtime Expenditures

New York state agencies have spent more than $462 million on overtime for the first nine months of the year – an increase of $65 million from last year, according to a state Comptroller’s office report.

11/19/2013

Derick Brassard celebrates with his Rangers teammates after scoring a goal against the Flyers on Sept. 17, 2013, in Philadelphia. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Rangers Skate Past Red Wings 3-2 In Overtime

The New York Rangers are finally going home after a season-opening, nine-game road trip, and they are taking a hard-fought win with them.

10/26/2013

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Folk’s Overtime FG Leads Jets Past Patriots 30-27

New rule gave Folk a second chance after he missed a 56-yarder moments earlier. Patriots Chris Jones was called for unsportsmanlike conduct.

10/20/2013

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More Overtime In Game 3 Of Stanley Cup Final?

Ten periods into their championship series, the Bruins and Chicago Blackhawks headed to Boston for Game 3 on Monday night. No one would be surprised if this one’s as close as the first two.

06/17/2013

Telephone operator. (file/credit: Andreas Rentz/Getty Images)

NYPD 911 Call Centers Require Mandatory Overtime On Mother’s Day

The mostly female staff of the NYPD’s 911 call centers have been ordered to stay for at least four hours of mandatory overtime on Mother’s Day.

05/12/2013

JFK Airport (file / credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Overtime Payouts For First 3 Months Of 2013 Skyrocket At Port Authority

Most of the increase for non-police employees is blamed on continuing cleanup from Superstorm Sandy and a higher-than-usual number of snowstorms that affected area airports.

04/24/2013

UNIONDALE, NY - APRIL 13:  Dan Girardi #5 of the New York Rangers scores the game winning goal at 3:11 of overtime against Evgeni Nabokov #20 of the New York Islanders at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on April 13, 2013 in Uniondale, New York. The Rangers defeated the Islanders 2-1 in overtime.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Rangers Squeak Past Islanders 1-0 In OT

Dan Girardi provided the game winner as the Rangers edged the Islanders in overtime on Saturday night.

04/13/2013

Johan Hedberg (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Devils’ Skid Continues In 4-3 Shootout Loss To Sabres

Jason Pominville scored twice in regulation and added a shootout goal, and the Buffalo Sabres extended their winning streak to three games by beating the New Jersey Devils 4-3 on Saturday.

03/02/2013

PHILADELPHIA, PA - SEPTEMBER 30: Side judge Tom Hill throws a flag as wide receiver Ramses Barden #13 of the New York Giants is called for pass interference on cornerback Nnamdi Asomugha #24 of the Philadelphia Eagles during the fourth quarter at Lincoln Financial Field on September 30, 2012 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Time For The NFL To Remove Some Rules From The Rule Book

Imagine how much fun it would be if they got rid of about half the rule book. The replay challenge penalty? The tuck rule? Muffed punts can’t be advanced?

11/25/2012

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Postseason OT Adopted For Regular Season NFL Games

All games that go to overtime now can’t end on a field goal on the first possession. The opposing team must get one series, and if it also kicks a field goal, the extra period continues.

03/28/2012

NJ Attorney General Paula Dow (file photo)

NJ Attorney General Makes Overtime Info For Law Enforcement Officers Confidential

State records show that troopers earned $25.5 million in overtime last year and $15.7 million as of September this year.

12/15/2011

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