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Derek Jeter Will Retire After The 2014 Yankees Season

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New York Yankees icon, Derek Jeter, has announced the 2014 season will be his last.

Like Mariano Rivera this past year, Jeter has given everyone one year’s notice that he will retire after a Hall of Fame caliber career. Continue reading

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Iman Shumpert and Three Trades the Knicks Could Eventually Include Him In

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Ever since the “Iman Shumpert to Denver for the Nuggets Kenneth Faried” rumor hit a few weeks back, the NBA has been ripe with rumors for possible destinations for Shump.

Talk has been anything from a trade to the Celtics for Rajon Rondo, to one for disgruntled Rockets big man, Omer Asik.

But taking the cap into account and the December 15th deadline for recently signed players, here are some actual possibilities the Knicks have if they want to use Shumpert in a trade. Continue reading

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Rangers Prospect Scott Stajcer Gets Into an AHL Goalie Fight With P.K. Subban’s Brother, Malcolm

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The Providence Bruins and Hartford Wolfpack had an entertaining game on Sunday night highlighted by a goalie fight.

Boston Bruins and New York Rangers prospects were involved in it, with Montreal Canadiens defenseman, P.K. Subban’s brother, Malcolm, going head to head with Blueshirts up-and-comer, Scott Stajcer. Continue reading

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David Price Feels He is Above Public Criticism, Nerds, Even Though He Once Called For Rex Ryan To Be Fired On Twitter

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Tampa Bay Rays pitcher, David Price, had a meltdown on Twitter last night, getting mad at the TBS post game show analysts for criticizing him for his part in the Boston Red Sox 7-4 victory in Game 2 of the ALDS. Continue reading

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Alex Rodriguez’s Return Has Brought Controversy, But Also a Stronger Yankees Offense

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Rare has there been a moment without some sort of negative cloud since Alex Rodriguez returned for the Yankees.  Even as he is playing in a Sunday Night Baseball game, he and the Yankees must contend with Red Sox pitcher, Ryan Dempster, going out of his way to hit A-Rod, in a possible act of revenge for his alleged “ratting out” of fellow players during the Biogenesis hunt.

In a particular storybook moment, Rodriguez would gain some revenge for the beaning and manager Joe Girardi’s ejection when he hit a home run for the Yankees, leading to a comeback on their hated Boston rivals.

But is this the only positive A-Rod has brought for the Yankees?  How about being a boost to one of their season-long issues? Continue reading

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Rangers Fire John Tortorella

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The New York Rangers and GM Glen Sather fired head coach, John Tortorella, today after a team slated for the Stanley Cup Finals came up short.

The Blueshirts, eliminated by the Boston Bruins in the Eastern Conference Semi-Finals after 5 games, were a flawed and inconsistent team all season.  In a season where many are to blame, the hammer was dropped on Torts. Continue reading

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Chris Kreider Scores OT Game Winner in Game 4 To Avoid a Bruins Sweep and Keep the Rangers Alive

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Chris Kreider took a pass from Rick Nash and scoring an overtime-winning goal to help the New York Rangers avoid a sweep at the hands of the Boston Bruins.

Struggling through the lockout shortened season, perhaps there is no more appropriate Blueshirt to help extend the season for at least one more game. Continue reading

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Boston Bruins Up 3-0: Time To Relive The Greatest Choke In NHL History

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The Bruins took a 3-0 series lead over the New York Rangers Tuesday night, pushing their series to the brink.

Rangers look like they are done, after all, how many teams have ever blown a 3-0 lead in NHL Playoffs History?

Well, for one, the Bruins. Continue reading

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Henrik Lundqvist’s Back To Back Shutouts Push The Rangers Past The Washington Capitals To The Second Round Against The Bruins

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Henrik Lundqvist had 35 saves for his second consecutive elimination game shutout and the Rangers scored 5 goals to beat the Washington Capitals in their series ending Game 7.

Arron Asham had the first goal, which led to four more from Taylor Pyatt, Michael Del Zotto, Ryan Callahan, and Mats Zuccarello.

But the story tonight, is the King, who over two games had one of the greatest performances in NHL post-season history. Continue reading

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Jordan Crawford and Ray Felton Exchange Words After a Cheap Shot Towards Carmelo Anthony’s Wife [GIF]

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Jordan Crawford, a Celtics bench player, summoning something out of the Kevin Garnett Classless Trash-Talking textbook and took a cheap shot at Carmelo Anthony’s wife following the Knicks loss to the Celtics, Wednesday night.

Following a tense night of action full of referee interaction, Crawford and Melo crossed paths in the middle of the court.  Crawford, perhaps inspired by KG’s low-class “Honey Nut Cheerios” taunt from earlier this season, interacted with Anthony. Continue reading

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