• By Newsday   -   Feb 28, 2017

    BROOKLYN NETS REMAIN UPBEAT AMID LOSSES PILING UP

    SAN FRANCISCO - The 9-49 Nets are three losses away from matching their all-time worst 19-game losing streak, and they need two win...

    • By Newsday   -   Feb 28, 2017

      GIANTS USE FRANCHISE TAG ON JASON PIERRE-PAUL, SOURCE SAYS

      Before the Giants head to this week's NFL Combine in Indianapolis, where they figure to be talking with representatives for Jason Pierre-Paul...

      NFL
      • By Newsday   -   Feb 28, 2017

        KNICKS' JOAKIM NOAH HAS KNEE SURGERY PROBABLY ENDING HIS SEASON

        Phil Jackson's offseason just keeps looking worse.

        • By Newsday   -   Feb 28, 2017

          ISLANDERS GETTING REGULARS BACK, MAY NOT NEED TO TRADE

          As the NHL trade market churned out a few more small deals on Monday, the Islanders were welcoming back three regulars to practice...

          NHL, Market
          • By Newsday   -   Feb 28, 2017

            DEM LEADERS: TRUMP HAS HELPED WEALTHY, NOT THE WORKING CLASS

            WASHINGTON - The Democratic leaders of the House and Senate predicted Monday that President Donald Trump's address Tuesday to a joint...

            Donald Trump, Democrats, Congress
            • By Newsday   -   Feb 28, 2017

              CHAD GREEN KEEPS UP WITH OTHER CANDIDATES FOR LAST TWO STARTING SPOTS

              Chad Green was the last of the five to throw and the righthander went two scoreless innings Monday in the Yankees' 4-1 victory over...

              • By Newsday   -   Feb 28, 2017

                BARTOLO COLON, A METS FAN-FAVORITE, A BIG HIT IN BRAVES CLUBHOUSE

                LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. - When's the last time an opposing pitcher at a Mets home game got a standing ovation before his first at-bat?

                • By Newsday   -   Feb 28, 2017

                  RANGERS COULD PUT INJURED KEVIN KLEIN ON TRADING BLOCK

                  Could injuries - and some recent deals - change the Rangers thinking for Wednesday's trade deadline?

                  • By Newsday   -   Feb 27, 2017

                    TYRON WOODLEY CONFIDENT HE CAN TOP STEPHEN THOMPSON AGAIN

                    Welterweight champion Tyron Woodley (16-3-1) and Thompson (13-1-1) face each other Saturday in the main event at UFC 209 in Las Vegas...

                    • By Newsday   -   Feb 27, 2017

                      JEURYS FAMILIA FEELS GOOD IN FIRST SPRING TRAINING GAME VS. ASTROS

                      In one inning against the Astros on Monday, the Mets closer gave up a run on three hits. On a grounder to first, he neglected to cover...

                      Running
                      • By Newsday   -   Feb 27, 2017

                        DIDI GREGORIUS BELIEVES PLAYING IN WBC A DUTCH TREAT

                        Didi Gregorius isn't worried about what a long run for the Netherlands will mean for him and the 2017 regular season.

                        Running
                        • By Newsday   -   Feb 27, 2017

                          GIANTS USE FRANCHISE TAG ON JASON PIERRE-PAUL, REPORTS SAY

                          The Giants have reportedly used the franchise tag on Jason Pierre-Paul again as the two sides haven't been able to reach a long-term...

                          • By Newsday   -   Feb 27, 2017

                            BUCK SHOWALTER HAS CLOSED THE BOOK ON NOT USING ZACH BRITTON

                            Buck Showalter, five months later, knew the Zack Britton question was coming.

                            • By Newsday   -   Feb 27, 2017

                              KNICKS' JOAKIM NOAH HAS KNEE SURGERY, OUT AT LEAST 3-4 WEEKS

                              Joakim Noah's disappointing first season as a Knick likely is over.

                              • By Newsday   -   Feb 27, 2017

                                TIM TEBOW'S ULTIMATE BASEBALL GOAL: ENJOY IT ALL

                                PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. - Six months have passed since Tim Tebow began his daunting transformation from football to baseball. And as he...

                                • By Newsday   -   Feb 27, 2017

                                  KNICKS WAIVE BRANDON JENNINGS AND SIGN CHASSON RANDLE

                                  The Knicks waived veteran backup point guard Brandon Jennings and signed undrafted rookie Chasson Randle, the team announced Monday.

                                  • By Newsday   -   Feb 27, 2017

                                    LUIS SCOLA WAIVED BY NETS

                                    The Nets have waived Luis Scola, the team announced Monday.

                                    • By Newsday   -   Feb 27, 2017

                                      KNICKS WAIVE BRANDON JENNINGS AND SIGN CHASSON RANDLE, SOURCES SAY

                                      The Knicks plan to waive veteran backup point guard Brandon Jennings and sign undrafted rookie Chasson Randle, league sources confirmed.

                                      • By Newsday   -   Feb 27, 2017

                                        MOVEMENT CONSERVATIVES AND TRUMP: THEY'RE WITH HIM NOW

                                        President Donald Trump on Friday delivered one of his trademark rally speeches at the annual Conservative Political Action Conference,...

                                        Donald Trump
                                        • By Newsday   -   Feb 27, 2017

                                          NORTH HEMPSTEAD TO VOTE ON ETHICS, ANTI-NEPOTISM REFORMS

                                          North Hempstead officials' efforts to overhaul the town's ethics code and establish new anti-nepotism policies will culminate with...