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Rodriguez homers as Yankees beat Mets

Bronx, NY ( – Alex Rodriguez hit a solo homer and drove in two runs as the New York Yankees beat the Mets 6-4 in the rubber match of a three-game series. Gregorio Petit, Brett Gardner and Chris Young had one RBI apiece for the Yankees, who improved to 11-8 on the young season. Nathan Eovaldi allowed four runs on ... Read More »

Hayes, Rangers down Penguins in OT to take 3-1 series lead

Pittsburgh, PA ( – Kevin Hayes’ first career postseason goal was a big one, as he scored 3:14 into overtime to lift the New York Rangers to a 2-1 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins for a commanding series lead in this Eastern Conference quarterfinal. In the extra session, Martin St. Louis tracked down the puck behind the net and sent ... Read More »

Bernie Williams will officially retire on Friday

Bronx, NY ( – Former Yankees outfielder Bernie Williams will formally sign his retirement papers at a press conference Friday at Yankee Stadium, the team announced Wednesday. The 46-year-old Williams has not played in the majors since 2006. During Friday’s press conference, the Yankees will unveil a logo related to the retirement of Williams’ No. 51 and his Monument Park ... Read More »

Caps even series on Backstrom’s winner as Isles lose OT thriler

Uniondale, NY ( – Nicklas Backstrom scored at 11:09 of overtime to lift the Washington Capitals to a 2-1 win over the New York Islanders on Tuesday, evening this Eastern Conference quarterfinal series at two games apiece. On the game-winning goal, Backstrom collected the puck after a faceoff in the New York zone and protected it from Game 3 hero ... Read More »

Diabetes Research Institute Foundation’s Buy In for A Cure Texas Hold’em Tournament

Whether you are a novice or experienced poker player, you’ll be sure to enjoy the Diabetes Research Institute Foundation’s Buy In for A Cure Texas Hold’em Tournament.  Players will enjoy fabulous food, cocktails and hand-rolled cigars throughout the evening at the beautiful Garden City Hotel.  New York Sportscene is a proud advertising sponsor for this event that helps kids! Buy In for A ... Read More »

Nets beat Magic, make playoffs with help

Brooklyn, NY ( – The Brooklyn Nets did their part and got the help they needed elsewhere. They are headed to the playoffs for a third consecutive season. Bojan Bogdanovic poured in a career-high 28 points and helped key a fourth- quarter rally that lifted the Nets to a crucial 101-88 win over the Orlando Magic. Their win, combined with ... Read More »

Palm Beach International Boat Show

Steve Krauss of New York Sportscene attended the Palm Beach International Boat Show recently. From jet skis to small tenders to a 200 foot yacht with a price tag of $50 million dollars, the show, held annually on the West Palm Beach waterfront, offers something (over 700 vessels) for everyone. There are fishing clinics for kids, tents filled with every ... Read More »

Drew’s slam lifts Yankees over Orioles

Baltimore, MD ( – Stephen Drew’s pinch-hit, go-ahead grand slam in the seventh inning was the biggest of three home runs for the New York Yankees, who held on for a 6-5 victory over the Baltimore Orioles in the opener of a three-game series. Chris Young and Mark Teixeira had solo shots prior to Drew’s blast off Tommy Hunter (0-1) ... Read More »

Mets blank Phillies in home opener

Flushing, NY ( – Jacob deGrom and three New York relievers combined on an seven-hit shutout as the Mets won their home opener, 2-0, over the Philadelphia Phillies on Monday. DeGrom (1-1), the reigning NL Rookie of the Year, pick up his first win of the season, allowing seven hits, striking out three and walking one over 6 1/3 innings. ... Read More »