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NHL Three Stars: Nielsen leads Islanders rally; Jagr, Larsson w…

NHL Three Stars: Nielsen leads Islanders rally; Jagr, Larsson win in OT

yahoo.com Updated 37 minutes ago
No. 1 Star: Frans Nielsen, New York Islanders Nielsen’s three third-period goals surged the Islanders past the Dallas Stars in a wild 7-5 game. The center scored the first two goals of the period to give New York the lead, and closed out the scoring wit…
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  • NY Jets better off losing in order to get high pick in 2015 NFL…

    NY Jets better off losing in order to get high pick in 2015 NFL Draft

    nydailynews.com 2 hours ago
    The last time the New York Jets won a football game was Sept. 7. They beat the Raiders, a team that still hasn’t won a game this season.
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  • Nielsen has hat trick in 3rd period, Islanders outlast Stars 7-…

    Nielsen has hat trick in 3rd period, Islanders outlast Stars 7-5

    NHL.com 5 hours ago
    UNIONDALE, N.Y. - Frans Nielsen scored three goals in the third period, and the New York Islanders held on for a wild 7-5 win over the Dallas Stars on Saturday night. Nielsen beat goalie Anders Lindback with a wrist shot at 9:39 after he and ...
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  • Devils top Senators 3-2 in overtime on emotional night of hocke…

    Devils top Senators 3-2 in overtime on emotional night of hockey

    NHL.com 5 hours ago
    OTTAWA - After an emotionally draining week the Ottawa Senators would have loved nothing more than to give its fans a win, but the New Jersey Devils failed to comply as they posted a 3-2 overtime win over the Senators on Saturday. The game wa...
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  • Canadiens remain undefeated at home with 3-1 win against Ranger…

    Canadiens remain undefeated at home with 3-1 win against Rangers

    NHL.com 5 hours ago
    MONTREAL - Lars Eller broke a 1-1 deadlock midway through the second period and Max Pacioretty scored in the third to give the Montreal Canadiens a 3-1 victory over the visiting New York Rangers on Saturday night at the Bell Centre. Tomas Ple...
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  • Sens honor slain soldiers in pregame tribute

    Sens honor slain soldiers in pregame tribute

    ESPN.com 7 hours ago
    Players on opposing teams stood shoulder-to-shoulder in a circle at center ice as hockey made a stirring return to Ottawa on Saturday night.
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  • Raissman: Funny how all these stories leak out after Percy Harv…

    Raissman: Funny how all these stories leak out after Percy Harvin arrives to Jets from Seattle

    nydailynews.com 10 hours ago
    For all the stories written about Percy Harvin’s Jets arrival, all the columns, all the sociological treatises (Was Harvin exiled from Seattle because he didn’t like Russell Wilson or think he was “black enough?”)
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  • Ex-NY Jets, current Titans RB Shonn Greene arrested

    Ex-NY Jets, current Titans RB Shonn Greene arrested

    nydailynews.com 11 hours ago
    Former Jets tailback Shonn Greene has slowed down on the field, but life off the field sped up Friday evening in Franklin, Tenn. before Greene surrendered to authorities. Greene was charged with driving on a suspended license, reckless driving, failure …
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  • Five Giants who need to step up after the bye week

    Five Giants who need to step up after the bye week

    nydailynews.com 11 hours ago
    Oh, the 3-4 Giants are close to done, well behind the streaking Cowboys and Eagles in the NFC East. But as bleak as things may seem, they headed off into the bye week just two games out of a wild-card berth, and a lot can change in nine games.
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  • W2W4: Buffalo Bills vs. New York Jets

    W2W4: Buffalo Bills vs. New York Jets

    ESPN.com nydailynews.com 12 hours ago
    FLORHAM PARK, N.J. -- In a promotional giveaway, all fans will receive a green New York Jets flag Sunday upon entering MetLife Stadium. Maybe it should be a white flag. No doubt, many are ready to give up on the season, if they haven't already. The Jets…
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  • Knicks Preview: A position-by-position breakdown of the 2014-15…

    Knicks Preview: A position-by-position breakdown of the 2014-15 roster

    nydailynews.com 13 hours ago
    Next summer’s projected cap space is for another day. The Knicks — from James Dolan to Phil Jackson to Derek Fisher to Carmelo Anthony and on down the roster — have talked big about returning to the playoffs this season following last year’s 37-win fail…
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  • How Knicks' Phil Jackson, Derek Fisher and Carmelo Anthony form…

    How Knicks' Phil Jackson, Derek Fisher and Carmelo Anthony form ultimate triangle

    nydailynews.com 13 hours ago
    Carmelo Anthony was driving through Beverly Hills in early July, still five days away from formally announcing the biggest decision of his professional life, when the Knicks’ best player had an epiphany.
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  • Mehta: Jets offense happy to hop on Percy Harvin's back and run…

    Mehta: Jets offense happy to hop on Percy Harvin's back and run all over Bills

    nydailynews.com 14 hours ago
    Lance Alworth or Paul Warfield or Jerry Rice entered the building this week to save the day for the Jets. It was hard to decipher which legend arrived at the AFC East doormat’s headquarters, but the guy clearly came from a great distance.
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  • Knicks Preview: Five keys to the season

    Knicks Preview: Five keys to the season

    nydailynews.com 14 hours ago
    First-year coach Derek Fisher clearly is his own man — and not, as he’s put it, “a puppet” for mentor and team president Phil Jackson. But the Zen Master looms large above everything.
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  • Knicks angling for playoffs with new prez, coach and offense

    Knicks angling for playoffs with new prez, coach and offense

    nydailynews.com 14 hours ago
    The Knicks’ latest stab at rediscovering their past glory began taking shape as soon as Phil Jackson decided he’d be returning to his first NBA franchise to head up the front office last spring.
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  • Rex Ryan's Jets can't seem to buy a takeway

    Rex Ryan's Jets can't seem to buy a takeway

    nydailynews.com 15 hours ago
    Rex Ryan may be a defensive wizard, but he has been utterly stumped by a problem that has plagued his team to an extreme level this season: why can’t the Jets cause turnovers?
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  • Cowboys: Orlando Scandrick's instincts set him apart

    Cowboys: Orlando Scandrick's instincts set him apart

    ESPN.com 15 hours ago
    IRVING, Texas -- Orlando Scandrick was disappointed when New York Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz was lost for the season because of a knee injury and could not play last week against the Dallas Cowboys. Scandrick wants to compete against the best. On …
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  • Video - Devils Beat Senators As Both Teams Honor Soldiers 01:40

    Devils Beat Senators As Both Teams Honor Soldiers

    Oct 25
    After an emotional ceremony to honor the slain soldiers from a shooting in Ottawa, Jaromir Jagr scored the game-winning goal in overtime to give the Devils a 3-2 win over the Senators.
  • Video - Cavs Getting Ready For Regular Season 02:09

    Cavs Getting Ready For Regular Season

    Oct 24
    Brian Windhorst discusses how the Cavaliers are using the days leading up to the start of the regular season and what Kevin Love's role will be in the offense.
  • Video - DeRozan's Double-Pump Dunk 00:18

    DeRozan's Double-Pump Dunk

    Oct 24
    Raptors guard DeMar DeRozan drives through the paint and delivers a soaring dunk against the Knicks.
  • Video - Islanders Win In Boychuk's Return To Boston 00:39

    Islanders Win In Boychuk's Return To Boston

    Oct 23
    In his first game back in Boston since being traded, Johnny Boychuk and the Islanders beat the Bruins 3-2.

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