• By Newsday   -   Feb 18, 2020

    ST. JOHN'S FALTERS DOWN STRETCH AGAINST XAVIER IN LATEST HEARTBREAKING LOSS

    The Red Storm led by five with 2:06 left but Xavier then scored the game's final eight points.

  • By Newsday   -   Feb 18, 2020

    FRIENDS ACADEMY'S DANIELLE DAVIS HITS LATE SHOT TO BEAT COLD SPRING HARBOR IN NASSAU CLASS B SEMIFINAL

    Freshman guard scores on layup with 9.7 remaining and finishes with 15 points to help Friends advance to Nassau final.

  • By Newsday   -   Feb 18, 2020

    CARLE PLACE GIRLS BASKETBALL TEAM AGAIN IN 'B' FINALS WITH GOAL OF A SIXTH STRAIGHT COUNTY TITLE

    Erin Leary had 25 points and Amanda Leary scored 15 in a 57-32 semifinal win over Malverne.

  • By Newsday   -   Feb 18, 2020

    NEWLY ACQUIRED ANDY GREENE FITS LIKE A GLOVE PAIRED WITH RYAN PULOCK ON ISLANDERS' DEFENSE

    The former Devil logs almost 20 minutes of ice team in first game with his new team.

  • By Newsday   -   Feb 17, 2020

    ISLANDERS FINALLY GET A GOAL, BUT SUFFER THEIR THIRD STRAIGHT DEFEAT WITH LOSS TO COYOTES

    Anthony Beauvillier scored the only goal for the Islanders, who were shut out in their two previous games.

  • By Newsday   -   Feb 17, 2020

    SUFFOLK COUNTY LEGISLATURE CELEBRATES 50TH ANNIVERSARY AND ITS COLORFUL PAST

    Once an arena for legislative combat, the Suffolk County Legislature is now known for collaboration and innovation as it turns 50 years...

  • By Newsday   -   Feb 17, 2020

    AARON BOONE SAYS GIANCARLO STANTON IS HEALTHY, BUT YANKEES WON'T PUSH HIM

    The Yankees' caution is prudent. Stanton, in his second season in pinstripes, had a forgettable 2019, limited to 18 games because of...

  • By Newsday   -   Feb 17, 2020

    METS MANAGER LUIS ROJAS 'VERY EMOTIONAL' AFTER ADDRESSING TEAM FOR FIRST TIME

    Rojas spoke before full-squad workout and emphasized importance of team chemistry.

  • By Newsday   -   Feb 17, 2020

    RYAN LINDGREN DOES HIS PEST WORK BUGGING RANGERS' OPPONENTS

    The rookie defenseman has gotten under the skin of some big-name players, the latest being the Bruins' Brad Marchand.

  • By Newsday   -   Feb 17, 2020

    GLEYBER TORRES BELIEVES ASTROS' CHEATING EXTENDED INTO 2019 SEASON

    The Yankees shortstop's take on the sign-stealing scandal: "If you cheat in 2017 and you won, why wouldn't you do it the next year...

  • By Newsday   -   Feb 17, 2020

    BAY SHORE HIGH SCHOOLER DANIEL GARCIA BEING PAID TO PLAY VIDEO GAMES AS LIVE STREAMER FOR MICROSOFT

    As a live streamer for Microsoft's Mixer, 15-year-old Daniel Garcia is being paid to play Fortnite.

  • By Newsday   -   Feb 17, 2020

    YOENIS CESPEDES OF METS SAYS HE WON'T SPEAK WITH MEDIA FOR INDEFINITE PERIOD

    Cespedes is scheduled to take live batting practice on Monday, his first participation in formal team activity since 2018.

  • By Newsday   -   Feb 17, 2020

    KOBE HONORED AS TEAM LEBRON EKES OUT WIN OVER TEAM GIANNIS IN NBA ALL STAR GAME

    "We know that he's watching over us," LeBron James said Saturday. "It's our responsibility to just represent the purple and gold not...

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  • By Newsday   -   Feb 17, 2020

    METS' JED LOWRIE'S KNEE STILL BOTHERSOME, BUT HE OFFERS NO DETAILS

    He's had seven at-bats as part of a two-year, $20 million deal and his left leg remains in a brace. He continues to experience symptoms...

  • By Newsday   -   Feb 17, 2020

    MASSAPEQUA'S JEREMY SCUTELLARO SECURES NASSAU TITLE IN 152-POUND FINAL

    The score was tied 0-0 late before Scutellaro outlasted Max Yahre of Plainview-Old Bethpage JFK. MacArthur won the team title.

  • By Newsday   -   Feb 17, 2020

    HAUPPAUGE'S ANTHONY DIBARTOLO LEADS EAGLES TO SUFFOLK I WRESTLING CROWN

    Two wrestlers from one school in a county final highlighted Hauppauge's dominance, including wins from Mikey Manta at 99 and Danny...

  • By Newsday   -   Feb 17, 2020

    KOBE BRYANT'S PRESENCE IS EVERYWHERE AT NBA ALL-STAR GAME

    Throughout the arena, the late, great NBA star and his daughter are celebrated with tributes and song.

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  • By Newsday   -   Feb 17, 2020

    CUOMO, DEMOCRATS CREATING WATERSHED SESSION FOR GUN CONTROL

    "This can be one of the biggest years when you go to the history book," said a Brooklyn lawmaker. "New York State will finally be able...

    Democrats
  • By Newsday   -   Feb 17, 2020

    STATE COMPTROLLER WON'T AUDIT JACK SCHNIRMAN AFTER $710,000 ONLINE THEFT

    The state comptroller won't audit Nassau Comptroller Jack Schnirman after his office temporarily lost $710,000 to an online fraudster.

  • By Newsday   -   Feb 17, 2020

    HUNTINGTON APPOINTS A DIRECTOR WHO WAS REJECTED A MONTH AGO

    A town councilman flips his vote and approves hiring a former business partner to head a new panel that will hear some town code violation...