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Nets GM fined, suspended for entering refs locker room

Apr. 21, 2019 1:41 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Nets general manager Sean Marks has been suspended one game without pay and fined $25,000 for entering the referees' locker room after Brooklyn's loss to Philadelphia in Game 4 of their playoff series. The Nets lost 112-108 on Saturday in a game in which Brooklyn's Jared Dudley and...

Judge has 'pretty significant strain,' will be out awhile

Apr. 21, 2019 1:03 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Aaron Judge won't be back with the New York Yankees anytime soon, a further blow to an injury-decimated team with a mediocre record 3½ weeks into the season. New York's biggest offensive threat and the heart of its clubhouse went on the injured list for the third time in four seasons...

Man arrested on murder charges in woman's hacking death

Apr. 21, 2019 12:31 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Authorities say a man is facing murder charges in connection with the death of a woman found nearly decapitated in a Brooklyn apartment. The New York Police Department announced the arrest of Jerry Brown, 34, of Brooklyn, early Sunday. He also faces an attempted murder charge in connection...

Lamoriello, Trotz orchestrate Islanders' big turnaround

Apr. 21, 2019 10:19 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Lou Lamoriello and Barry Trotz say they didn't know exactly what to expect from the New York Islanders this season. There were plenty of questions after the Islanders gave up 293 goals — the most in the NHL since 2006-07 — while missing the playoffs for the eighth time in 11...

New Hulu show draws on NJ roots of comedian Ramy Youssef

Apr. 21, 2019 9:24 AM EDT

RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — Ramy Hassan exasperates his mother. "I told you if you finished the pre-med classes, you would be running the brain surgery at Hackensnack hospital," she tells him. "It's Hackensack, mom," he replies. She is unmoved. He knows her criticisms come from a place of love, but they sting...

In rite of spring, Niagara River ice boom removal to begin

Apr. 21, 2019 8:48 AM EDT

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — In an annual rite of spring for western New York, crews are making plans to remove the ice boom that's installed each year to reduce the amount of ice that enters the Niagara River from Lake Erie. The New York Power Authority says removal of the nearly two-mile-long boom is expected to...

LEADING OFF: Yanks star Judge hurt, Pujols climbs RBI chart

Apr. 21, 2019 2:42 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: A BENCH FOR THIS JUDGE The New York Yankees are expected to put All-Star slugger Aaron Judge on the injured list, a day after he hurt his left oblique taking a swing against Kansas City. The Yankees already had a dozen players out, including Giancarlo Stanton,...

Crawford wins by TKO when Khan doesn't go on after low blow

Apr. 21, 2019 2:23 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Terence Crawford knocked Amir Khan down just a few punches into their fight. The punch that finally ended it was below the belt. Crawford retained his welterweight title by technical knockout Saturday night when Khan wasn't able to continue after being hit with a low blow in the sixth...

Phillies get HRs from Harper, McCutchen to beat Rockies 8-5

Apr. 21, 2019 2:18 AM EDT

DENVER (AP) — Phil Gosselin grew up winning imaginary games for the Philadelphia Phillies. When his chance came as a major leaguer, the hometown kid came through. Gosselin hit a three-run double that put Philadelphia ahead for good, and the Phillies got homers from Bryce Harper and Andrew McCutchen in...

Bucks beat Pistons 119-103 to take 3-0 series lead

Apr. 21, 2019 12:11 AM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — The Milwaukee Bucks know they are often considered a one-man team. Saturday night, they took some major steps toward changing that perception. On a night where Giannis Antetokounmpo was limited by foul trouble, the Bucks had seven players score in double figures and beat the Detroit Pistons...