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Jason Kidd of the Dallas Mavericks and Jeremy Lin of the New York Knicks look on during the game on February 19, 2012 at Madison Square Garden. Copyright 2012 NBAE (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Somers’ Monologue: Jeremy Lin, From Knicks’ Shooting Star To Rocket Booster?

No, he did not live in Lin-denhurst. And no, he did not commute through the Lin-coln Tunnel. But Jeremy Lin did produce as many puns as turnovers.

07/17/2012

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Somers’ Monologue: Say It Ain’t So, Joe — And The Freeh Report Says He Did

At not-so-Happy Valley, there’s plenty of shame, soil and stain to go around. Legacies, legends and reputations ruined. Innocence forever gone.

07/13/2012

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Somers’ Monologue: Comeback Kid Mets Give Us A Game To Remember

You’re going to remember this 6-5 win over Philadelphia as a game with serious October-esque intensity. A July 5 game with fireworks more suitable for July 4th.

07/06/2012

Steve Nash of the Phoenix Suns controls the ball against Iman Shumpert  of the New York Knicks at Madison Square Garden. Copyright 2012 NBAE. (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Somers’ Monologue: Steve Nash Goes Hollywood!

Los Angeles had a little something extra to celebrate on the Fourth of July. As for the Knicks, their fireworks turned out to be just a bunch of duds.

07/05/2012

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WFAN Celebrates 25th Anniversary With Special Guests And Surprises

While Sunday marks the station’s 25th anniversary, Friday on the FAN was must-listen-to radio.

06/29/2012

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WFAN Celebrates 25th Anniversary With Mike Francesa – Hour 6

In the final portion of the 25th anniversary show, Mike Francesa featured the regulars of today’s current WFAN, along with some other very special guests.

06/29/2012

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Boomer & Carton, Steve Somers To Ring Closing Bell At New York Stock Exchange

In honor of the 25th anniversary of the revolutionary station, WFAN has been invited to the trading floor of the New York Stock Exchange on Friday at 4:00 p.m. to ring the closing bell.

06/29/2012

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Sweeny: Personal Reflections As WFAN Turns 25

My dreams came true on July 1, 1987. And I had no idea it happened.

06/29/2012

New York center Mark Messier takes a break during the Rangers practice before a Stanley Cup final game versus the Vancouver Canucks in Vancouver. (credit: Glenn Cratty/ALLSPORT)

WATCH: Steve Somers Top 25 Personalities

We asked long-time WFAN personalities who their favorite personalities of the last 25 years were.

Here’s the response from Steve Somers.

06/28/2012

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Liguori: Memories From 25 Years At WFAN Radio

I’m honored to have been the first woman to host a show on the station, which I enjoyed doing every weekend from that first show on July 4th weekend of 1987 to 2008 — 21 years!

06/28/2012

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Somers’ Monologue: Against Mets, ‘Chickens’ Rule The Roost

Well, on Saturday and Sunday, Terry Collins was more like Tom Collins. On the rocks.

06/26/2012

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Somers’ Monologue: Dickey Don’t Lose That Knuckler!

Mets vs. Yankees. Sunday night. R.A. Dickey vs. CC Sabathia. Oh boy, what a matchup.

06/22/2012

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Somers’ Monologue: R.A. (Really Awesome) Dickey Simply Amazin’

OK, it wasn’t just a great game. It was a one-hit wonder, which really could have gone down as another Mets no-no.

06/14/2012

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Somers’ Monologue: Pinch Me, Mets’ Bullpen Got The Job Done!

Apparently they’re better indoors than outside.

06/13/2012

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Somers’ Monologue: Bronx Is Burning; Mets, Not So Much

The weekend at Bernie’s wasn’t very much fun for the Mets.

06/12/2012

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