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Player Profile: Dellin Betances | New York Sports Nation
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The New York Mets received a nice holiday gift with the signing of Dellin Betances to a one year, 10.5 million dollar contract with a player option for 2021 and a vesting option for 2022. The signing fills a vital role in the bullpen, in which the fanbase was clamoring for since the conclusion of […]

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Red Bulls II Sign Harrison, NJ Local Omar Sowe to Professional Contract | New York Sports Nation
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On Friday, August 16, the New York Red Bulls II signed Harrison High School’s all-time leading scorer, Omar Sowe, to a professional soccer contract which will go into effect pending approval from both the league and federation. The team, which serves as the reserve side of the Major League Soccer franchise and plays out of […]

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‘Bubbles’ Are Working. But How Long Can Sports Stay Inside? – The New York Times
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Michele Roberts, the executive director of the N.B.A. Players Association, said in an interview this week that the league and union were watching closely for any “adverse consequences of being segregated from family and community for extended periods of time.” And still, because the concept is working, Roberts told ESPN on Tuesday that the ongoing […]

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New Jersey Athletic Conference suspends fall collegiate sports
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https://player.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/3045300459/?endscreen=false All-American swimmer Kevin Gillooly felt heartbroken when the NCAA shut down college sports in March. Rowan  University’s swim team and Gillooly were on the verge of making a huge splash in the sports world by climbing into the top 10 best teams in Division III with a shot at a championship. “I still remember […]

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‘The Better I Got in Sports, the Worse the Racism Got’ – The New York Times
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In a one-hour conversation after a recent practice, Mills shared some of the names he was called during his childhood, including “darkie,” “blackie,” “petrol sniffer,” “monkey,” “chimp,” “abo” (a derogatory term short for Aboriginal) and other disparaging terms that he was called “regularly at school or on the sporting fields.” “The better I got in […]

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Kim Kardashian sports mini in New York as she launches new shapewear line dubbed ‘Kimono’ | PerthNow
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Wearing a LBD, Kim Kardashian has flaunted her seriously toned figure as she announced her next business move. The lawyer-in-the-making revealed she has yet another new venture in the pipeline, following the hugely successful launch of her KKW Beauty body foundation. The Keeping Up With the Kardashians reality star, 38, will soon unveil a size-inclusive […]

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Gettleman’s Plan – What COULD the big picture look like for the G-men | New York Sports Nation
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Gettleman, no plan. That’s what Colin Cowherd said on his three word game to describe the Giants after free agency and the draft. He’s not the first, and he’s certainly not the last NFL reporter or sports television personality to hack through the Giants GM’s masterplans with a metaphorical chainsaw. I’m yet to actually see […]

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Are the New York Yankees Enamored with Manny Machado? – Lenny Melnick Fantasy Sports
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When my feet hit the floor, my fingers hit the phone and I’m on Twitter checking out any New York Yankees’ news since last night, hoping Manny Machado somehow miraculously signed while I was sleeping. I came across this tweet right away: The #yankees enamored with Manny Machado and believe he’s perfect fit. — Bob […]

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