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NHL Three Stars: Nielsen leads Islanders rally; Jagr, Larsson win in OT
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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…Upvote Share Tweet
nydailynews.com 2 hours agoThe 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.Upvote Share Tweet
Nielsen has hat trick in 3rd period, Islanders outlast Stars 7-5UNIONDALE, 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 ...Upvote Share Tweet
Devils top Senators 3-2 in overtime on emotional night of hockeyOTTAWA - 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...Upvote Share Tweet
Canadiens remain undefeated at home with 3-1 win against RangersMONTREAL - 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...Upvote Share TweetESPN.com 7 hours agoPlayers on opposing teams stood shoulder-to-shoulder in a circle at center ice as hockey made a stirring return to Ottawa on Saturday night.Upvote Share Tweetnydailynews.com 10 hours agoFor 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?”)Upvote Share Tweetnydailynews.com 11 hours agoFormer 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 …Upvote Share Tweet
Five Giants who need to step up after the bye weeknydailynews.com 11 hours agoOh, 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.Upvote Share TweetFLORHAM 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…Upvote Share Tweet
Knicks Preview: A position-by-position breakdown of the 2014-15 rosternydailynews.com 13 hours agoNext 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…Upvote Share Tweet
How Knicks' Phil Jackson, Derek Fisher and Carmelo Anthony form ultimate trianglenydailynews.com 13 hours agoCarmelo 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.Upvote Share Tweet
Mehta: Jets offense happy to hop on Percy Harvin's back and run all over BillsLance 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.Upvote Share Tweet
Knicks Preview: Five keys to the seasonFirst-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.Upvote Share Tweet
Knicks angling for playoffs with new prez, coach and offenseThe 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.Upvote Share Tweet
Rex Ryan's Jets can't seem to buy a takewaynydailynews.com 15 hours agoRex 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?Upvote Share Tweet
Cowboys: Orlando Scandrick's instincts set him apartESPN.com 15 hours agoIRVING, 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 …Upvote Share Tweet
Devils Beat Senators As Both Teams Honor SoldiersOct 25After 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.
Cavs Getting Ready For Regular SeasonOct 24Brian 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.
DeRozan's Double-Pump DunkOct 24Raptors guard DeMar DeRozan drives through the paint and delivers a soaring dunk against the Knicks.
Islanders Win In Boychuk's Return To BostonOct 23In his first game back in Boston since being traded, Johnny Boychuk and the Islanders beat the Bruins 3-2.
Football for BreakfastOct 24I have no idea what’s going to happen Sunday when the NFL puts the Detroit-Atlanta game from London on national TV at 9:30 in the morning on the East Coast. No one does. But I do know a lot of important people are wondering about it. “I am as curious as…
Week 8: Percy Harvin Goes GreenOct 23The MMQB Newsletter Enter your email below to receive the best of The MMQB in your inbox each weekday
NBA: Steve Nash's contract continues to cost Los Angeles LakersOct 23With Steve Nash out for the entire 2014-15 season, his contract continues to hurt the Lakers, writes J.A. Adande.
Little clarity in surprising NFC -- John Clayton's First and GoalOct 23John Clayton's First and Goal: The NFC, currently led by the surprising Cowboys, Cardinals and Lions, has a wide-open feel entering Week 8.