Posts Tagged New York

Rangers’ rivals counter by stocking up at NHL trade deadline

New York Rangers' Keith Yandle plays during the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Nashville Predators on Monday, March 2, 2015, at Madison Square Garden in New York. It was Yandle's first game since being traded to the Rangers. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)

New York Rangers general manager Glen Sather struck the first bold move of the weekend by acquiring playmaking defenseman Keith Yandle in a trade with the Arizona Coyotes.

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Zuccarello, Brassard help Rangers win in Yandle’s debut

New York Rangers' Chris Kreider (20) celebrates his goal as Nashville Predators goaltender Pekka Rinne (35) and Predators' Craig Smith (15) react during the second period of an NHL hockey game Monday, March. 2, 2015, at Madison Square Garden in New York. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)

NEW YORK (AP) — Mats Zuccarello and Derick Brassard both had two assists, and the New York Rangers rebounded from a rare regulation loss and sent the NHL-leading Nashville Predators to their season-worst third straight defeat, 4-1 on Monday night.

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No. 2 Virginia shrugs off slow start, beats Syracuse 59-47

Syracuse’s B.J. Johnson, left, looks to pass the ball while being guarded by Virginia’s Marial Shayok (4) in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Syracuse, N.Y., Monday, March 2, 2015. (AP Photo/Nick Lisi)

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Anthony Gill scored 17 points to lead four Virginia players in double figures and the second-ranked Cavaliers beat Syracuse 59-47 on Monday night to capture the Atlantic Coast Conference regular-season title for the second straight year.

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Former big leaguer Jeff McKnight dies at 52 from leukemia

BEE BRANCH, Ark. (AP) — Jeff McKnight, a versatile player who spent six seasons with the New York Mets and Baltimore Orioles, has died. He was 52.

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Review: Love is tested in ‘The Mystery of Love & Sex’

This image released by Philip Rinaldi Publicity shows, from left, Mamoudou Athie, Diane Lane, Tony Shalhoub and Gayle Rankin during a performance of "The Mystery of Love & Sex," in New York. (AP Photo/Philip Rinaldi Publicity, T Charles Erickson)

NEW YORK (AP) — Love and sex are both pretty big topics, and while Bathsheba Doran’s new play, “The Mystery of Love & Sex,” illuminates both with gentle humor, it’s also about how secrets can test the bonds of friendship and love.

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