Cal Clutterbuck, who has 36 goals and 31 assists in four seasons with the Islanders, has agreed to a five-year extension.
New York Teams
Rich Cimini ESPN Staff Writer
Jets RT Breno Giacomini (back) has been ruled out for Sunday, so Brent Qvale will start, per Todd Bowles. This means the offensive line will have three starters that were backups in training camp -- Qvale, LT Ben Ijalana and C Wes Johnson. DT Steve McLendon, LB Lorenzo Mauldin, S Antonio Allen, WR Jalin Marshall and RB Khiry Robinson also are OUT due to injuries. It looks like WR Devin Smith will make his 2016 debut.
With the season ticking down and the Jets out of the playoff picture, Todd Bowles needs to trim older players' snaps in favor of more for youngsters.
After pulling their offer sheet to Donatas Motiejunas, the Houston Rockets are signing the power forward to a four-year deal, sources told ESPN.
Where does the betting value lie in NFL Week 14? Chalk's experts provide comprehensive against-the-spread and over/under advice for Week 14 contests in one handy file.
There wasn't much NFL tape on Ezekiel Elliott before the Giants' meeting with the Cowboys in Week 1. There's plenty now, and the Giants are impressed.
Rich Cimini ESPN Staff Writer
Yesterday was a day of contrasts at One Jets Drive. Nick Mangold, a heart-and-soul player for a decade, was placed on IR, perhaps ending his Jets career. Two players who should be stepping into prominent leadership roles by virtue of their talent and experience -- Mo Wilkerson and Sheldon Richardson -- came off as grumpy. Wilkerson was critical of the secondary and Richardson was surly when asked about his lack of production this season and role reduction in the last game.
The Mets would like to deal from their surplus of outfielders, but reportedly are finding little interest in Jay Bruce.
Gonzaga's Zach Collins and Texas A&M's Robert Williams lead a long list of ESPN 100 freshmen who are opening eyes in the first month of the season.
The latest notes, updates and analysis on the Knicks from around the web.
Freddie reacts to Kansas City's victory over the Oakland Raiders. Chiefs DL Dee Ford joined. Also, Frank Isola on the Melo-vs.-Phil Jackson issue in New York.
Kevin Hayes scored a power-play goal with 1:09 left in the third period to lift the New York Rangers to a 2-1 victory over the Winnipeg Jets on Thursday night.
Carey Price lost his temper after being bumped twice in his crease and made 19 saves to help the Montreal Canadiens beat the New Jersey Devils 5-2 on Thursday night.
Anders Lee's second goal of the game with just over seven minutes remaining lifted the New York Islanders to a 3-2 victory over the St. Louis Blues on Thursday night.
The Yankees are reportedly among the teams interested in former Giants reliever Sergio Romo, who is now a free agent.
Mets need bullpen help
With closer Jeurys Familia facing a possible suspension at the start of next season, the Mets need a bullpen safety net. But they have to move an outfielder or get creative in other ways to free the needed salary, Buster Olney writes. Biggest holes for contenders (Insider)
Shamorie Ponds hit seven 3-pointers, finished with 26 points and nine assists -- all career highs as St. John's cruised to a 90-62 win over Fordham on Thursday night.
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