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Kristaps Porzingis powers Knicks past Hornets with 29 and 11

On draft night, they booed Kristaps Porzingis. On Tuesday, they chanted his name as the soundtrack to a victory at the Garden. It was Porzingis’ night in Manhattan, a validation of what has been building into a Latvian storm of ...

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Nielsen scores twice in 3rd as Isles top Ducks 4-1

Chris Carlson/AP Frans Nielsen gets the puck past Ducks goalie Anton Khudobin. ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Frans Nielsen scored twice in the third period, backup goalie Thomas Greiss stopped 24 shots, and the New York Islanders beat the Anaheim Ducks ...

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Bills coach Rex Ryan knew how to make News with Jets

Rex Ryan’s six-year stint as head coach of the Jets was unforgettable, filled with guarantees, costumes, middle fingers and kinky tattoos. With Ryan and his Bills hitting town Thursday, the Daily News takes a trip down memory lane to revisit ...

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Spagnuolo downplays impact JPP can have on Giants defense

Julio Cortez/AP As much as he’s missed, Jason Pierre-Paul can’t single-handedly fix Big Blue’s defensive ails. Steve Spagnuolo’s NFL-worst defense got torched to the tune of 52 points and 608 yards on Sunday in New Orleans. The Giants have a ...

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World Series in Pictures: Memorable moments as the Mets play the Royals

Game 5: Eric Hosmer hits an RBI single – Photos – World Series in Pictures: Memorable moments as the Mets play the Royals – NY Daily News World Series in Pictures: Memorable moments as the Mets play the Royals The ...

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Greg Monroe, agent explain why he chose Bucks over Knicks

Aaron Gash/AP Greg Monroe choose Bucks over Knicks during offseason. MILWAUKEE — When the clock started on free agency over the summer, the first sitdown for Greg Monroe was with Phil Jackson and Derek Fisher. They were a match made ...

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Islanders top Blues in overtime, 3-2

Dilip Vishwanat/NHLI via Getty Images Mikhail Grabovski celebrates his game-winning goal in overtime. ST. LOUIS (AP) — Mikhail Grabovski scored his first goal of the season 4 minutes into overtime and the New York Islanders beat the St. Louis Blues ...

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Murphy, deGrom help put Mets up 3-0 on Cubs in NLCS

METS 5, CUBS 2 CHICAGO — The Mets are one win away. Daniel Murphy homered, of course, Jacob deGrom battled and the Mets beat the Cubs 5-2 at Wrigley Field in Game 3 of the NLCS Tuesday night. The win ...

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Giants LB Jon Beason calls 49ers’ Alex Boone a coward

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Many professional athletes try to avoid controversy by sidestepping loaded questions or coating their answers with tidy generalities. Jon Beason isn’t one of them. The Giants linebacker sounded off in the locker room Friday afternoon, blasting 49ers offensive lineman Alex ...

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Texas governor prematurely tweets congratulations for Astros

Tony Gutierrez/AP Texas governor Greg Abbott learned the hard way, it ain’t over till it’s over. His Twitter fingers slipped. A Texas governor learned it ain’t over till it’s over the hard way, after tweeting congratulations to the Houston Astros ...

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