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Arena The New York Sports Thread

Discussion in 'Community' started by Point Given , Apr 13, 2011.

  1. Point Given

    Point Given Mod of Literature and Community star 6 Staff Member Manager

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    This thread is for all those fans of teams from the New York metropolitan area. Right now the Rangers and the Knicks are in the playoffs together for the first time since 1997, the Yankees and the Mets are in the beginning of their 2011 campaigns, the Devils, Islanders and Nets are/will be sitting home watching TV and the Giants and Jets are wondering if they will even be playing next year.

    I myself am a Giants, Knicks, Mets and Rangers fan (in a related note, I'm from New York and like the color blue). I'm still celebrating the 2008 title and all of my teams seem to have a good future awaiting them (as a Mets fan, things can only go up...right?) or at least somewhat competitive.

    And yes the thread title is from the SNY slogan :p

    Oh yeah and discuss college sports here too if you want.
     
  2. JediMaster1511

    JediMaster1511 Jedi Grand Master star 10

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    Unfortunately, I have DISH network and they are in a contract struggle with both MSG and SNY, so I don't get my NY sports. I need my Mets, Rangers, and Knicks, nd with the lockout I may not get my Jets. :(
     
  3. Darth_Furio

    Darth_Furio SWC Jedi Draft Commissioner star 8 VIP - Game Host

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    I'm a Yankees fan from Toronto, does that count? :p

    BTW I was in NYC this past weekend and went to the Rangers/Devils game on Saturday afternoon, my first time in MSG. Awesome experience! I went to Yankee stadum last September and saw a Jays/Yankees game which was also a lot of fun. :D
     
  4. Point Given

    Point Given Mod of Literature and Community star 6 Staff Member Manager

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    Yeah MSG is the best. I love it so much.
     
  5. Point Given

    Point Given Mod of Literature and Community star 6 Staff Member Manager

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    So in the past two days the Knicks have blown a 10 point lead against the Celtics and the Rangers blew a 3-0 lead against the Capitals. Add this to the Giants meltdown vs the Eagles and me being a Mets fan and I'm not a very happy camper right now. :(

    Oh well, time to pop in my Super Bowl DVD!
     
  6. Darth_Furio

    Darth_Furio SWC Jedi Draft Commissioner star 8 VIP - Game Host

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    Yes, not a good week for NYC. At least the Yanks are in first place. :D
     
  7. Point Given

    Point Given Mod of Literature and Community star 6 Staff Member Manager

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    Remembered that I created this thread a long time ago in a galaxy far far away

    So the Rangers make it back the Eastern Conference Finals again, with a chance to go to their first Stanley Cup finals (and championship) in 20 years.

    At the same time, the Mets are about to take both games of this mini Subway series against the Yankees.
     
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  8. Darth_Furio

    Darth_Furio SWC Jedi Draft Commissioner star 8 VIP - Game Host

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    Not happy about the Mets winning
     
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  9. Bib Fartuna

    Bib Fartuna Jedi Knight star 4

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    Are y'all Net's fans as well?

    Why did they move from Jersey, to Brooklyn?
     
  10. dp4m

    dp4m Chosen One star 10

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    Would you want to be in Jersey?

    PS - the Mets suck!
     
  11. Bib Fartuna

    Bib Fartuna Jedi Knight star 4

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    If I could sing like a Soprano, Jersey would be Heaven on Earth ;)
     
  12. heels1785

    heels1785 JCC/PT/New Films Manager star 7 Staff Member Manager

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    Looking forward to the new NYFC MLS team too. The only thing that could change that would be an Andy Carroll signing.

    Go Yanks, Go Blueshirts.
     
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  13. DarthTunick

    DarthTunick SfC Part IV Commissioner star 10 VIP - Game Host

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  14. Force Smuggler

    Force Smuggler Force Ghost star 7

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    Bib Fartuna Jedi Knight star 4

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  16. Point Given

    Point Given Mod of Literature and Community star 6 Staff Member Manager

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    I should probably update this more than once a month :p

    So anyway the Rangers lost as you all know, but baseball season is going on strong though both New York teams aren't doing that great (particularly my Mets). Basketball doesn't look that good with the rumors of Melo going to the Heat. If he goes to the Heat I probably won't watch basketball next year.
     
  17. Eeth-my-Koth

    Eeth-my-Koth Jedi Grand Master star 9

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    What no Redbulls update?
     
  18. DarthTunick

    DarthTunick SfC Part IV Commissioner star 10 VIP - Game Host

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    I really miss having the MLB Extra Innings package, as I always made it a point to watch as many Mets games (well, large portions of Mets games) as I could due to the excellence of the Cohen/Hernandez/Darling trio.
     
  19. Point Given

    Point Given Mod of Literature and Community star 6 Staff Member Manager

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    I swore off of them after Red Bull renamed them. I loved the Metrostars.
     
  20. DarthIntegral

    DarthIntegral VIP star 8 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

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    Will you be supporting NYCFC? Or the Cosmos?
     
  21. heels1785

    heels1785 JCC/PT/New Films Manager star 7 Staff Member Manager

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    You're certainly welcome to join me in the 1-person NYFC fan club on the JC, PG.
     
  22. Point Given

    Point Given Mod of Literature and Community star 6 Staff Member Manager

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    NYCFC of course. I've been on board since the first announcement.
     
  23. beezel26

    beezel26 Jedi Master star 7

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    Finally a sports thread for winning teams.
     
  24. Eeth-my-Koth

    Eeth-my-Koth Jedi Grand Master star 9

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    I hate when sports teams lack a nickname. /amerisports