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New York Is 2018’s 5th Best City for Football Fans – WalletHub Study

With Super Bowl LII just days away, the personal-finance website WalletHub today released its report on 2018’s Best & Worst Cities for Football Fanstogether with its Super Bowl LII By The Numbers infographic. To determine the best places for loving on America’s No. 1 sport, WalletHub compared more than 240 U.S. cities with at least one college or professional football team based ... Read More »

New York Giants Report by Mike Lalor

New York Giants (5-5, 1st NFC East) at Washington Redskins (4-6, 2nd NFC East), 1pm Sunday at FedEx Field. With both Philadelphia and Dallas sustaining damaging losses on Thanksgiving, this game for 1st place in the NFC East at FedEx Field becomes even more important. The game will be carried on FOX, with Kenny Albert handling the play-by-play, supported by ... Read More »

Giants/Jets Football Report by Mike Lalor

New York Giants Sunday Night Football – San Francisco 49ers (1-3) at New York Giants (2-2) After disappointing late game losses to open the season at Dallas and vs. Atlanta (a loss which looks a lot better now), the New York Giants have rebounded nicely, including a resounding 24-10 victory at Buffalo last Sunday. With key injuries to QB Tony ... Read More »

Cosmos Fall to Red Bulls in US Open Cup

Cosmos suffer first defeat of the season in road loss. HARRISON, NJ (July 1, 2015) – The New York Cosmos saw their U.S. Open Cup run and their unbeaten record in 2015 come to an end with a 4-1 loss to the New York Red Bulls in front of a crowd of 11,442 at Red Bull Arena. “I think the ... Read More »

Yankees/Mets Game Recaps for June 19

(Friday, June 19) NEW YORK YANKEES Final Score: New York 7, Detroit 2 Bronx, NY (SportsNetwork.com) – Alex Rodriguez notched his 3,000th career hit in the New York Yankees’ 7-2 win over the Detroit Tigers on Friday night. Rodriguez crushed the first pitch he saw from Detroit’s Justin Verlander in the first inning for a solo home run. Rodriguez became ... Read More »

Winning Ways: Thoughts on a Sports City

By Helen Church, Contributing writer New York doesn’t get to be called “sports city.” No, that title is for other cities – cities whose core generates a following of avid sports lovers who live and thrive on the next great event. Many folks are going to argue that New York fits the bill to some extent, but NY is so big, bold ... Read More »

NFL takes the draft off-Broadway

By John McMullen, NFL Editor, The Sports Network Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) – The NFL Draft is going off-Broadway and putting New York City’s famed Radio City Musical Hall in its rear-view mirror, at least for now. The draft is officially moving out of the Big Apple for the first time since 1965, according to NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell, who confirmed that the ... Read More »

O’s top Yanks in rain-shortened affair

(Sunday, July 13) Final Score: Baltimore 3, New York 1 Baltimore, MD (SportsNetwork.com) – Chris Davis smacked a go-ahead two-run homer in the bottom of the fourth inning and the Baltimore Orioles defeated the New York Yankees, 3-1, in a rain-shortened finale of a three-game set. The Yankees led 1-0 before the Orioles plated three runs in the fourth to surge ... Read More »

Orioles top Yankees on Hundley’s hit in 10th

(Friday, July 11) Final Score: Baltimore 3, New York 2 Baltimore, MD (SportsNetwork.com) – Nick Hundley stroked a one-out RBI single to center field in the 10th inning to lift the Baltimore Orioles to a 3-2 win over the New York Yankees on Friday in the opener of a three-game series. Manny Machado scored on the hit after leading off the ... Read More »

Mets use three-run 7th to beat Braves

(Wednesday, July 9) Final Score: New York 4, Atlanta 1 Flushing, NY (SportsNetwork.com) – Travis d’Arnaud hit a two-run homer during a three-run seventh, helping the New York Mets beat the Atlanta Braves, 4-1, in the third test of a four-game series. Kirk Nieuwenhuis and Lucas Duda had one RBI apiece for the Mets, who have won four in a row ... Read More »