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Espinoza on the hot seat in Belmont

(Wednesday, June 28th) Philadelphia, PA (Sports Network) – Thoroughbred horses feel no pressure as their connections do in horse racing. So all the pressure for this year’s Belmont Stakes is on the people involved with California Chrome, and the most may well be on jockey Victor Espinoza considering a Triple Crown is on the line. Espinoza is a veteran rider with more than ... Read More »

Dan Mount Reviews Rangers-Canadiens Game 5

The Montreal Canadiens lived to fight another day. Rene Bourque’s hat trick helped Montreal stave off elimination with a 7-4 win over the New York Rangers in game five of the Eastern Conference Final at the Bell Centre. The Rangers lead the series three games to two and have another chance to close out the series at 8 p.m. Thursday ... Read More »

Rangers’ Moore handed two-game suspension

New York, NY (SportsNetwork.com) – New York Rangers defenseman John Moore will miss the remainder of the team’s contentious Eastern Conference finals series with the Montreal Canadiens for committing an illegal check in Tuesday’s Game 5. Moore was suspended two games for his hit to the head of Canadiens forward Dale Weise midway through the third period of Montreal’s eventual ... Read More »

Mets pitchers combine to shutout Pirates 5-0

(Wednesday, May 28th) Final Score: New York 5, Pittsburgh 0 Flushing, NY (SportsNetwork.com) – Behind Bartolo Colon’s best start of the season, the New York Mets claimed their first series win at home in a month by coming away with a 5-0 triumph over the Pittsburgh Pirates. Colon (4-5) racked up a season-best nine strikeouts — including the 2,000th of ... Read More »

Sporting, RBNY finish level at Sporting Park 1-1

(Tuesday, May 27th) Final Score: New York 1, Kansas City 1 Kansas City, KS (SportsNetwork.com) – Antonio Dovale and Bradley Wright- Phillips exchanged tallies on Tuesday as Red Bull New York and Sporting Kansas City played to a 1-1 draw at Sporting Park. Sporting entered the match hoping to snap a three-match winless run, and despite missing defender Matt Besler ... Read More »

Yankees get shutout by Cardinals 6-0

(Tuesday, May 27th) Final Score: St. Louis 6, NY Yankees 0 St. Louis, MO (SportsNetwork.com) – Lance Lynn threw his first career complete game, a five-hit shutout to lead the St. Louis Cardinals to a 6-0 win over the New York Yankees on Tuesday night. Lynn (6-2) threw 69 of his 109 pitches for strikes, walking three and striking out ... Read More »

Lagares, Mets beat Pirates 4-2

(Tuesday, May 27th) Final Score: New York 4, Pittsburgh 2 Flushing, NY (SportsNetwork.com) – Juan Lagares went 2-for-5 with a run scored and two RBI, including the go-ahead single in the sixth inning that propelled the New York Mets to a 4-2 victory against the Pittsburgh Pirates in the middle test of a three-game series at Citi Field. Daniel Murphy ... Read More »

Canadiens still alive thanks to Bourque hat trick

(Tuesday, May 27th) Final Score: Montreal 7, NY Rangers 4 Montreal, QC (SportsNetwork.com) – Rene Bourque notched his first career postseason hat trick, and the Montreal Canadiens staved off elimination with a sloppy yet entertaining 7-4 decision over the New York Rangers in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals from Bell Centre. “It was a happy moment, especially when ... Read More »

Nets’ Williams has surgery on both ankles

Brooklyn, NY (SportsNetwork.com) – Brooklyn Nets point guard Deron Williams had successful surgery on both of his ankles Tuesday and is expected to make a full recovery in time for training camp. Williams had arthroscopic surgery on his left ankle to remove spurs from the front and back of the ankle and to clean out the ankle joint. The surgery ... Read More »

Yanks eye another win over Cardinals

(SportsNetwork.com) – It took 12 innings to decide Monday’s series opener between the New York Yankees and St. Louis Cardinals, and the two will resume their three-game interleague set Tuesday night at Busch Stadium. Brian Roberts delivered a go-ahead RBI single as part of a three-run 12th inning for New York on Monday, as the Yankees rallied for a 6-4 ... Read More »