Jamie C. Harris

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The NBA continues its efforts to expand basketball in Africa

The NBA’s fruitful Basketball Without Borders program concluded its 17th year in Senegal this week

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Mets shake up rotation and look towards the future

It was a forgone conclusion among followers of Major League Baseball that Long Island native Marcus Stroman would be moved by the Toronto Blue Jays before yesterday’s (Wednesday, July 31) MLB trade deadline.

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Giants begin training camp with optimism and questions marks

During the past seven seasons, the Giants have had only one postseason appearance, in 2016, losing to the Green Bay Packers 38-13 on the road in an NFC wild card game under former head coach Ben McAdoo.

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Mariano Rivera, baseball’s greatest closer, enters the Hall of Fame

Each year, the voting for Major League Baseball’s next Hall of Fame class fosters heated and exhaustive debate regarding who is deserving of enshrinement.

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NBA players have become the chief power brokers of NBA free-agency

When ESPN reporter Adrian Wojnarowski reported that Kevin Durant had agreed to join Kyrie Irving in signing long-term contracts with the Brooklyn Nets, the news shook up the basketball world.

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Will the Knicks’ veteran free-agent signings stunt the growth of the youngsters?

This is how Knicks general manager Scott Perry presented the team’s signings of veteran forward Reggie Bullock and Marcus Morris Tuesday, July 16: “With Reggie and Marcus we are adding two more versatile, hard-nosed and accomplished players to an already improved roster,” said Perry. “We value both players’ perimeter shooting ability and their strong presence on the court and in the locker room. We’re excited to have them in New York and are confident they will excel playing for this team under Coach Fizdale.”

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The Mets’ rebuilding plan stalls again

Last July 20, the Mets were 40-55, well out of contention for the National League East title and far from being a viable wildcard entry.

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Knicks draft RJ Barrett as a building block of the franchise

The plethora of Knicks fans present at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn for last Thursday’s NBA draft overwhelmingly approved of the team’s selection of RJ Barrett with the No. 3 overall pick.

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City Parks Foundation offers summer athletic programs for youth

As hundreds of thousands of New York City youth begin preparing for their summer break from school, the City Parks Foundation is once again offering free athletic programs comprising various sports in which they can engage.

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