Season Opener

BOSTON, MA - OCTOBER 29: Rajon Rondo #9 of the Boston Celtics drives against the Brooklyn Nets during the game on October 29, 2014 at the TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2014 NBAE (Photo by Brian Babineau /NBAE via Getty Images)

Rondo Returns, Celtics Top Nets In Season Opener

Rajon Rondo returned from a broken hand and had 13 points, 12 assists and seven rebounds in the season opener Wednesday night to help the Boston Celtics beat the Brooklyn Nets 121-105.


Carnegie Hall Strike

Strike Forces Cancellation Of Season-Opening Concert At Carnegie Hall

The show did not go on as planned Wednesday night at Carnegie Hall due to a strike by the stagehands’ union.


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Nets-Knicks Postponed Due To Sandy; Opener At Barclays Center Saturday

The Nets’ opener at Barclays Center won’t go on as planned after all due to the devastating effects of megastorm Sandy.


President Barack Obama

Bounced For Barack: Giants’ Season Opener Moved For President Obama

Opting to play a game on a Wednesday for the first time in more than 60 years, the Giants will open the regular season on Sept. 5 to avoid conflicting with President Barack Obama’s speech at the Democratic National Convention the following night.


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On WFAN: Avery Johnson Previews Nets Opener

New Jersey Nets head coach Avery Johnson joined Joe Benigno & Evan Roberts to talk about Wednesday’s home opener against the Detroit Pistons.


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Optimism Runs High As Amar’e Makes Knicks Debut

The Toronto Raptors are wondering how they’re going to replace an All-Star big man who was the face of their franchise. The New York Knicks are curious how much better they’re going to be with one.


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Avery Johnson’s Nets Ready To Tip Off Season

After struggling through seasons they would probably prefer to forget, the Detroit Pistons and New Jersey Nets are realistic about their chances in a competitive Eastern Conference.


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LeBron Makes Miami Debut, Ends With Same Old Result

The Boston fans needed just 45 minutes to pronounce their verdict on the NBA’s alleged new superteam: “Over-rated!”


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Mozgov Questionable, Randolph Out For Knicks

Center Timofey Mozgov is questionable for the New York Knicks’ season opener at Toronto because of a left hip contusion.


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Saints Grind Out 14-9 Win Over Vikings In NFL Opener

For football fans in the Big Easy, “Lombardi Gras” just keeps on rolling.