Don La Greca is joined by NHL Network's E.J. Hradek as they discuss league suspensions, the overachieving Winnipeg Jets and the recent struggles of the L.A. Kings.
New York Teams
Johan Santana is among 19 first-time candidates on the Baseball Writers' Association of America ballot for the Hall of Fame. Ballots are due Dec. 31, and results will be announced Jan. 24.
Nets' bold strategy didn't pay off
Most teams don't make a habit of leaving Steph Curry open, but he got loose for 11 uncontested shots Sunday in Brooklyn. Curry drilled 10 of those attempts, including three from beyond the arc, to account for 23 of his game-high 39 points.
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Eli Manning gave a "fiery speech" to the Giants prior to Sunday's game. Orleans Darkwa said when Eli talks it holds weight. If the two Super Bowl rings don't say enough, nothing will.
Jordan Raanan ESPN Staff Writer
Orleans Darkwa was banged up late in Sunday's game. He called it a few minor things, plans to be "ready to go" Thursday night vs. the Redskins.
Hall of Famer Bernard King breaks down the game of New York's superstar and says he likes what he sees so far from his former team.
There was the good, including Tom Brady, Antonio Brown and the Eagles, as well as some very poor performances with the Bills, Raiders, Cowboys and Chiefs all laying an egg before the Thanksgiving holiday,
A big overtime catch and strong play at right tackle were among the positives for the Giants during their upset of Kansas City.
Wouldn't it be fun to see if Stanton and Aaron Judge can hit 100 home runs combined in a year by themselves? However, the Yankees might not want to rush into another extremely expensive long-term contract.
Undrafted rookie right tackle Chad Wheeler more than held his own in his first career start, matched mostly against Pro Bowl linebacker Justin Houston.
Mindaugas Kuzminskas is in the last year of his deal and was playing sparingly, so there's little long-term cost. But ignoring position, he's probably a better NBA contributor at this point than other Knicks.
The issue for Brooklyn in the short term while D'Angelo Russell is out will be finding a backup to Spencer Dinwiddie. Brooklyn has a full roster, though, so a cut could be required.
With Giants general manager Jerry Reese in the house, UCLA's Josh Rosen improved his stock as the potential head of the QB draft class.
After Janoris Jenkins and the Giants had their effort questioned this past week, the CB responded with a key interception and the D didn't allow a TD.
Henrik Lundqvist stopped 20 shots for his second shutout of the season and 63rd of his career, leading the New York Rangers over the Ottawa Senators 3-0 on Sunday night.
The Warriors led in Brooklyn by as many as 28 points, but they had to fight off a late rally from the Nets to secure the win.
Stephen Curry had season highs with 39 points and 11 rebounds, and the Golden State Warriors held on after he fouled out to beat the Brooklyn Nets 118-111 on Sunday night.
The Giants looked considerably better than expected as they made key plays late and beat the Chiefs in OT, showing they haven't given up yet.
Teuvo Teravainen had two goals and an assist in the Carolina Hurricanes' 4-2 victory over the New York Islanders on Sunday night.
Eli delivers when it matters most
Eli Manning completed just half of his passes in regulation on Sunday, averaging 4.8 yards per attempt. But he went 4-of-5 for 60 yards in overtime, including a 34-yard gain to set up the game-winning kick. Manning had a season-high five completions on attempts of 15-plus yards. (ESPN Stats & Info)
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