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Halak, Islanders stymie Capitals to take Game 1

Washington, DC (SportsNetwork.com) – Jaroslav Halak stopped 24 shots and Brock Nelson picked up his first two career playoff goals as the New York Islanders opened the postseason with a solid 4-1 victory over Washington in Game 1 of this Eastern Conference quarterfinal from Verizon Center. Josh Bailey added a goal and an assist while Ryan Strome provided the other ... Read More »

Aaron Hernandez found guilty of first-degree murder

Fall River, MA (SportsNetwork.com) – Former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez was found guilty Wednesday of first-degree murder in the June 2013 killing of semi-pro football player Odin Lloyd. First-degree murder guarantees life in prison without the possibility of parole. Twelve jurors, who deliberated for seven days, found Hernandez killed Lloyd on June 17, 2013. Lloyd, 27, was ... Read More »

Nets beat Magic, make playoffs with help

Brooklyn, NY (SportsNetwork.com) – 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 »

Mets’ Wright heads to DL

Flushing, NY (Sports Network) – The New York Mets placed third baseman David Wright on the 15-day disabled list on Wednesday with a mild right hamstring strain. Wright underwent an MRI on Wednesday and received a cortisone shot. He is expected to resume baseball activities on Friday. Wright had started his 12th big-league season off on the right foot, hitting ... 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 (SportsNetwork.com) – 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 (SportsNetwork.com) – 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 »

Spieth Made it Look Easy

By Kevin Currie Jordan Spieth made playing at Augusta National look easy over the weekend. Whether it be his birdie at 18 on Thursday, his up and down for par on the 18th on Saturday or his par-saving putt at 16 in the final round, nothing appeared hard for the second-youngest Masters winner. Those were just a couple of the ... Read More »

Yankees Quick Hits by Bryan Revello

4/11/2015 What a game last night! It always hurts a little more when you lose a marathon game (especially to the Red Sox) but considering the Yankees were trailing in the bottom of the 9th, 16th and 18th inning and still managed to keep extending the game shows a lot of guts. One of the more exciting 19 inning games ... Read More »

Fantasy Baseball: Where your hitter bats does matter

By Steve Schwarz It’s not just a change of venue that can alter a hitter’s fantasy value, his spot in the order can also be a huge factor in his production. Just as playing in a better hitter’s park, like Coors Field, can help a fantasy owner’s totals, or batting half the season in Petco Park can hinder it, moving ... Read More »