Winning Streak

NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 22:  Lucas Duda #21 of the New York Mets hits an RBI single in the eighth inning as A.J. Pierzynski #15 of the Atlanta Braves defends on April 22, 2015 at Citi Field in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Duda Snaps 8th-Inning Tie As Mets Keep Winning Streak Alive

Lucas Duda hit a tiebreaking single in the eighth inning that sent the New York Mets to their 10th consecutive victory Wednesday night, 3-2 over the Atlanta Braves.


DALLAS, TX - DECEMBER 29:  John Moore #17 of the New York Rangers tries to control the puck against Vernon Fiddler #38 of the Dallas Stars, Jyrki Jokipakka #2 of the Dallas Stars and Trevor Daley #6 of the Dallas Stars in the second period at American Airlines Center on December 29, 2014 in Dallas, Texas.  (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Rangers Fall To Stars 3-2, Snap 8-Game Winning Streak

Antoine Roussel scored the go-ahead goal 54 seconds into the second period, and the Dallas Stars broke the New York Rangers’ eight-game winning streak with a 3-2 victory on Monday night.


Jeff Green #8 of the Boston Celtics drives against Paul Pierce #34 of the Brooklyn Nets during a preseason game against the Brooklyn Nets at the Barclays Center on October 15, 2013. (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nets’ 4-Game Win Streak Ends With 91-84 Loss To Celtics

Rajon Rondo scored 20 points and the Boston Celtics dominated the boards to beat Brooklyn 91-84 and stop the Nets’ four-game winning streak Friday night.


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Nets Beat Indiana 97-86, Extend Winning Streak To 6 Games

Deron Williams had 22 points and nine assists, Joe Johnson scored 20 points and the Brooklyn Nets rallied from 12 points down in the third quarter to beat the Indiana Pacers 97-86 Sunday night.


New York Mets' Jose Reyes (7), is congratulated by teammates including Ike Davis (29), after scoring on Daniel Murphy's RBI double during the ninth inning of a baseball game against the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park, in Washington, on Wednesday, April 27, 2011. The Mets won 6-3. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)

Coutinho: Red-Hot Mets Take Their Cue From Terry Collins

But more important than the Mets’ win on Wednesday night was how they won. This team clearly takes their cues from Terry Collins, who has insisted they can be successful. They’re proving him right.


Jason Bay (credit: Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Coutinho: Don’t Understate Jason Bay’s Value To Mets

Don’t think for a moment Jason Bay’s return and the Mets’ 4-game winning streak are mutually exclusive events. The offensive cause-and-effect of his return to the Mets’ lineup cannot be overstated.


Geno Auriemma, head coach of the Connecticut Huskies works the bench against the Ohio State Buckeyes in the Maggie Dixon Classic at Madison Square Garden on December 19, 2010 in New York City. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

UConn’s Win Streak Ends At 90 In Loss To Stanford

Top-ranked Connecticut’s record 90-game winning streak is over. The Huskies never led and were beaten by No. 9 Stanford 71-59 on Thursday night, ending a remarkable run that drew national attention.


Geno Auriemma, head coach of the Connecticut Huskies watches from the bench as players celebrate during a victory over the Ohio State Buckeyes in the Maggie Dixon Classic at Madison Square Garden on December 19, 2010 in New York City. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Can UConn Women Top UCLA’s Historic Streak?

Coach Geno Auriemma and his players — just Huskies, never the Lady Huskies — have been so dominant that some in the sports world have even suggested their overwhelming success is no good for the game.


Knicks forward Amare Stoudemire (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Lucky 7’s: Amar’e, Knicks Aim To Keep Streaks Alive

Amar’e Stoudemire will try to become the second player in franchise history to record seven consecutive 30-point games when the surging Knicks go for their seventh straight win against the Washington Wizards on Friday night.


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Stoudemire Streaking Toward Knicks’ Record Book

Looking to become the second player in team history with six straight 30-point games, Amar’e Stoudemire can help the Knicks record their longest winning streak in nearly five years as they host the Toronto Raptors on Wednesday night.