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Liberty Haven’t Meshed at All

BY LESLIE MONTEIRO (Photo credit: Catalina Fragoso/NBAE via Getty Images) I saw two Liberty games on television this season, and let’s just say they have so much work to do. After an 84-77 loss to a struggling Minnesota Lynx team Sunday afternoon at Barclays Center, they are now 3-8 on the season just like their …

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Renaissance in New York Sports?

BY LESLIE MONTEIRO (Photo credit: Rich Graessle/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images) The overachieving Boston Celtics participated in the NBA Finals on Thursday night. They are three wins away from winning championship No. 18 in franchise history after a 120-108 victory over the Golden State Warriors Thursday night at Chase Center. Each of the four major …

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What Mets Fans Learned Through Two Months

BY LESLIE MONTEIRO (Photo credit: Mike Stobe/Getty Images) The Mets continue to roll by winning five in a row after a 10-0 victory over the Washington Nationals Tuesday night at Citi Field. They have a 10.5-game lead (you read that correctly) for first place over the underachieving Atlanta Braves. Right now, there’s no reason to …

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Warriors and Celtics Find Life Better Without Durant and Irving

BY LESLIE MONTEIRO (Photo Credit: Eric Espada/Getty Images) On June 30, 2019, Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving signed with the Nets with the idea they would be participating in plenty of June games and winning many championships. They haven’t done either of that in their ill-fated three-year run with the Nets. It has been nothing …

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In Moment of Truth, Rangers Stars Play Like Stars

BY LESLIE MONTEIRO (Photo Credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images) If any Rangers fan wondered why they haven’t seen their team hoist the Stanley Cup since 1994, it’s because their best players never came through in a big moment in the playoffs. Their core players never had the goods to get it done, especially Henrik Lundqvist in …

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