MARK TEIXEIRA FINE WITH EMPTY STADIUMS, BUT HE POINTS OUT THAT IT COULD CAUSE PROBLEMS 

Teixeira: ''If the choice is you don't play or you play in an empty stadium, we need to be playing in empty stadiums.''

PRESIDENT TRUMP EXPECTS SPORTS TO RESUME 'SOONER RATHER THAN LATER'

He held conference call with sports commissioners on Saturday, including NFL, MLB, NBA and NHL.

 
 
 

INTERESTING UPGRADES WILL BE AVAILABLE IF KNICKS WANT TO SPLURGE IN FREE AGENCY

Fred VanVleet, Davis Bertans or Goran Dragic might be good fits for a team that has a lot of money to spend.

MSG NETWORK GIVING RANGERS FANS SOMETHING TO WATCH

Showing replays of current season as well as classics from the past

 
 
 

ISLANDERS DEFENSEMAN ANDY GREENE SAYS HE 'DEFINITELY' PLANS ON PLAYING NEXT SEASON

Whether the impending unrestricted free agent plays for the Islanders again is uncertain with the current season paused because of...

SEAFORD'S JORDAN GILBERT FLIES TO TOP AS NEWSDAY CHEERLEADER OF THE YEAR

Gilbert led Seaford to its fourth consecutive Nassau Large Division II championship and within .3 points of a state crown.

 
 
 

KOBE BRYANT HEADS 2020 BASKETBALL HALL OF FAME CLASS INCLUDING TIM DUNCAN, KEVIN GARNETT

The nine new Hall of Famers are scheduled to be enshrined at the Hall of Fame in Springfield, Massachusetts on Aug. 29.

RANGERS, NHL CONDEMN SLURS DIRECTED AT K'ANDRE MILLER DURING HACKED CHAT

The Rangers signed Miller last month to an entry level contract after he played two seasons at the University of Wisconsin.

 
 
 

ZACK BRITTON: NEUTRAL SITES, GAMES WITHOUT FANS AMONG POSSIBLE SCENARIOS

"Honestly, I think we could possibly need to find a neutral site for a little while because New York has been such a hotbed for this,"...

35 YEARS AGO, ST. JOHN'S HAD THE MOST MAGICAL SEASON IN ITS STORIED HISTORY

Led by Chris Mullin and coached by Lou Carnesecca, St. John's won 31 games and made the Final Four of the NCAA Tournament.

 
 
 

NON-ROSTER PLAYERS TO GET SOME PAY FROM MLB

As the 2020 season remains in limbo, the MLBPA approved a cash payout Friday to help non-roster players who were in major-league camp...

STEVEN MATZ'S TRU32 FOUNDATION DONATES $32G TO FIRST RESPONDERS, HOSPITALS

Donations go to Elmhurst Hospital, the NYPD and FDNY, part of Tru32's longstanding primary commitment to first responders.

 
 
 

NEW CENTER CONNOR MCGOVERN SEES SUPER BOWL IN JETS' NEAR FUTURE

With overhauled offensive line and Sam Darnold at quarterback, McGovern says, "They're really starting to build something special."

U.S. WOMEN'S OPEN IN HOUSTON RESCHEDULED FOR DECEMBER

The men's U.S Open at Winged Foot in Mamaroneck, scheduled for June 18-21, is likely to be postponed.

 
 
 

NEWSDAY'S ALL-LONG ISLAND BOYS SWIMMING TEAM 2020

Meet Newsday's All-Long Island boys swimming team for the 2019-20 winter season.

DION LEWIS FINDS HIMSELF IN A FAMILIAR ROLE WITH THE GIANTS

Veteran RB will back up Saquon, like he did Derrick Henry last year, yet his role isn't clear beyond that.

 
 
 

WNBA POSTPONES START OF REGULAR SEASON DUE TO CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC

The league is still scheduled to hold a televised virtual draft on April 17.

MIKE FRANCESA AGREES TO A PAY CUT WITH WFAN AMID ECONOMIC DOWNTURN FROM CORONAVIRUS

Longtime host will, along with other hosts at the radio station, take less money amid the economic downturn caused by the coronavirus.

 
 
 

MIKE FRANCESA: ENTERCOM CRACKING DOWN ON UNAUTHORIZED USE OF CLIPS FROM SHOW 

Video of Francesa criticizing federal government's respose to coronavirus had over 2 million viewers after Twitter account BackAftaThis...

PROPERLY PREPARING BIG-LEAGUE STARTING PITCHERS FOR SEASON IN FLUX IS A BIG PROBLEM

Pitchers are creatures of habit, and how can you get them on a routine when you don't know when season will start?

 
 
 



Kobe, Duncan, Garnett headline Basketball Hall of Fame class

Kobe, Duncan, Garnett headline Basketball Hall of Fame class

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WWE WrestleMania 36: Undertaker, title change, Becky Lynch highlight Day 1

WWE WrestleMania 36: Undertaker, title change, Becky Lynch highlight Day 1

Now that was badass. The Undertaker - using a twist on his American Badass persona - put on a horror-movie-meets-old-western boneyard match that was the highlight a supremely... Read more ...

WrestleMania 36 Night 1 match grades: Undertaker better than expected...

WrestleMania 36 Night 1 match grades: Undertaker better than expected; Strowman, Goldberg produce a stinker

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Trump talks with US pro sports leaders to discuss virus

Trump talks with US pro sports leaders to discuss virus

President Donald Trump met by phone with many U.S. pro sports leaders Saturday to discuss how that industry has been affected by the global coronavirus pandemic, saying he was... Read more ...

Dana White named in sex-tape lawsuit; UFC boss says case is 'bull'

Dana White named in sex-tape lawsuit; UFC boss says case is 'bull'

UFC president Dana White has been named in a lawsuit in which he's identified as the alleged prominent Las Vegas businessman victimized in a $200,000 sex-tape extortion. On... Read more ...

National coronavirus updates: Some states say they're missing what they need...

National coronavirus updates: Some states say they're missing what they need to combat the virus

As cases rise, testing has become crucial in tracking how many Americans have been infected, but officials in some states say they still don't have enough. Read more ...

'It Was Terrible What He Did': Trump Rips Navy Captain Who Sounded Alarm On...

'It Was Terrible What He Did': Trump Rips Navy Captain Who Sounded Alarm On His Sick Sailors

“This isn't a class on literature. This is a captain of a massive ship that's nuclear-powered. He shouldn't be talking that way in a letter," Trump said of Brett Crozier. Read more ...

Amid virus, California moved slowly on nursing student rules

Amid virus, California moved slowly on nursing student rules

Fearing an out-of-control coronavirus outbreak would overwhelm California's health care system, Gov. Gavin Newsom declared a statewide emergency on March 4. Within a week... Read more ...

Cloudy tonight, light rain showers Sunday

Cloudy tonight, light rain showers Sunday

Scattered showers will linger into Sunday afternoon with highs in the low 60s. Read more ...

Union: 30% pay cut for EPL players would harm health service

Union: 30% pay cut for EPL players would harm health service

English Premier League players failed to reach an agreement on Saturday with clubs to take 30% pay cuts during the coronavirus pandemic, escalating a bitter public row as their... Read more ...