• By Newsday   -   Sep 26, 2017

    METS' CHRIS FLEXEN VALUES EXPERIENCE DESPITE LOSS IN OPENER OF SPLIT WITH BRAVES

    These are the dog days, all right. The days when two teams, a combined 37 games under .500, are forced to play two. The days when the...

  • By Newsday   -   Sep 26, 2017

    RANGERS COACH ALAIN VIGNEAULT IMPRESSED WITH YOUNG PLAYERS

    With one preseason game to go, the question of which young players will start the season at forward for the Rangers became a little...

  • By Newsday   -   Sep 26, 2017

    ISLANDERS GOALTENDERS JAROSLAV HALAK, THOMAS GREISS WILL BATTLE FOR TIME, DOUG WEIGHT SAYS

    If all goes according to plan, Doug Weight expects to get an earful from his goaltenders this season.

  • By Newsday   -   Sep 26, 2017

    PATRICK VECCHIO LOSES TOWN SUPERVISOR RACE TO SMITHTOWN COUNCILMAN

    Patrick Vecchio, Smithtown's town supervisor for 40 years, was defeated by Councilman Edward Wehrheim, who claimed victory in the GOP...

    Election
  • By Newsday   -   Sep 26, 2017

    VECCHIO LOSES TOWN SUPERVISOR RACE TO SMITHTOWN COUNCILMAN

    Smithtown Town Supervisor Patrick Vecchio, the longest-serving town supervisor in Long Island history, has been defeated by Councilman...

  • By Newsday   -   Sep 26, 2017

    WHO'S TANKING? JETS HAVE EYE ON BACK-TO-BACK WINS

    For a rebuilding team that avoids using words such as "tanking," the Jets have a chance to move to .500 on Sunday.

  • By Newsday   -   Sep 26, 2017

    SHOWBOATING JUST NOT IN AARON JUDGE'S MAKEUP

    When it was on its way, when home run No. 50 began its no-doubt-about-it flight to the heavens, Aaron Judge dropped his bat and started...

    Running
  • By Newsday   -   Sep 26, 2017

    CARMELO ANTHONY HAPPY TO PUT DRAMA BEHIND HIM AND START FRESH IN OKLAHOMA CITY

    OKLAHOMA CITY - Carmelo Anthony sat at the table wearing a gray hoodie and a white jersey with his trademark No. 7 highlighted in blue...

  • By Newsday   -   Sep 26, 2017

    PRESIDENT TRUMP STOKES NFL FEUD, REVIVES ISSUE WITH TWEETS

    President Donald Trump on Monday stoked his feud with NFL players who kneel during the national anthem, saying his remarks criticizing...

    NFL, Donald Trump
  • By Newsday   -   Sep 25, 2017

    'DOG' CELEBRATION ANOTHER GRATUITOUS ODELL BECKHAM SIDESHOW

    Ben McAdoo is absolutely right about Odell Beckham Jr.

  • By Newsday   -   Sep 25, 2017

    NASSAU TOWNS SUDDENLY EMBRACE ETHICS REFORM

    The mad dash toward ethics reform in Nassau's three towns began in North Hempstead just a year ago when a Democratic political operative...

    Democrats
  • By Newsday   -   Sep 25, 2017

    D'ANGELO RUSSELL EAGER TO EARN NETS' TRUST

    Three months after being traded from the Lakers for Brook Lopez, the shock has worn off for D'Angelo Russell, who understands the chance...

    U.S.
  • By Newsday   -   Sep 25, 2017

    KRISTAPS PORZINGIS EXCITED TO BE KNICKS' LEADER

    GREENBURGH, N.Y. - Can Kristaps Porzingis be the face of the Knicks? Can he, at the tender age of 22, be the team's leader? Is he ready,...

  • By Newsday   -   Sep 25, 2017

    NFL WON'T DISCIPLINE STEELERS, TITANS, SEAHAWKS FOR STAYING IN LOCKER ROOM DURING NATIONAL ANTHEM

    NFL teams that didn't appear on the field for the playing of the national anthem won't be subject to discipline, according to a league...

    NFL
  • By Newsday   -   Sep 25, 2017

    NASSAU CSEA ENDORSES JACK MARTINS FOR COUNTY EXECUTIVE

    The Civil Service Employees Association, which represents nearly 9,000 Nassau County employees, on Monday endorsed Republican Jack...

    Republicans
  • By Newsday   -   Sep 25, 2017

    LI HIGH SCHOOL COACHES DON'T EXPECT NFL-LIKE PROTESTS DURING NATIONAL ANTHEM

    NFL players, coaches and owners received national attention for their show of solidarity on Sunday.

    NFL
  • By Newsday   -   Sep 25, 2017

    HOW RUSSELL WESTBROOK INFLUENCED NEW KNICKS CENTER ENES KANTER

    GREENBURGH, N.Y. - Enes Kanter was caught off guard by his trade to the Knicks. He was conducting a basketball clinic for orphaned...

  • By Newsday   -   Sep 25, 2017

    NASSAU MARINE COPS HONORED FOR RESCUING FISHERMEN

    It was just another line item on a report commissioned last month by Nassau County's financial control board: Closing the police marine...

  • By Newsday   -   Sep 25, 2017

    BEN MCADOO ON GIANTS: 'WE JUST HAVE TO GET ONE WIN'

    A team that began its season in search of a fifth trophy is still looking for its first victory, and Ben McAdoo has adjusted the goals...

  • By Newsday   -   Sep 25, 2017

    AARON JUDGE BREAKS MLB SINGLE-SEASON ROOKIE HOME RUN RECORD IN YANKEES' WIN

    After hitting two home runs Sunday in Toronto to bring him within one of the rookie single-season record of 49 set by Mark McGwire...

    Running, MLB