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St. John’s Releases Non-Conference Schedule

(St. John’s guard Shamorie Ponds – @StJohnsBball)

The St. John’s Red Storm men’s basketball team released its 2018-19 non-conference schedule on Thursday.

Some of the early season highlights include a return to Barclays Center in Brooklyn for the Legends Classic on November 19 and 20, a showdown with Georgia Tech as part of the Hoophall Miami Invitational, and a road trip to Cameron Indoor Stadium on February 2 for a rematch with Duke, whom St. John’s upset last season at Madison Square Garden.

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BWP Sets Up Winner On Night He’s Honored For 100-Goal Record

(The Red Bulls celebrate the game-winning goal – Photo by Jason Schott)

Bradley Wright-Phillips was honored on Sunday night for being the quickest to 100 goals in MLS history, but it was his assist on what turned out to be the game-winning goal made the difference in their 2-1 win over Los Angeles Football Club at Red Bull Arena.

With the win, the Red Bulls move back into second place in the Eastern Conference, as they are now 14-2-6, with 44 points, the same point total as NYCFC (13-5-5, 44 points), but they own the edge in goal differential, 21 to 16.

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Castellanos’ First Goal Not Enough For NYCFC To Vanquish Vancouver

(Valentin Castellanos saluted the fans when he left the game – USA Today Sports)

New York City Football Club came within minutes of a win on Saturday night at Yankee Stadium, but a late goal by the Vancouver Whitecaps meant they walked out with a 2-2 draw.

NYCFC did extend their team-record unbeaten streak to 15 games overall and 12 games this season, with 10 wins and two draws.

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Yankees To Host BP Block Parties Prior To 3 Games In August

(Aaron Judge in the cage during batting practice before a recent game – Photo by Jason Schott)

The Yankees on Wednesday announced that Yankee Stadium will be hosting Yankees Batting Practice Block Parties prior to the Yankees’ three Friday night home games in August.

They will be held on August 10 vs. Texas, August 17 vs. Toronto and August 31 vs. Detroit, with Gates 6 and 8 opening at 4:00 p.m.

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