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National Lacrosse League Plans To Begin Its 35th Season

The National Lacrosse League (@NLL), the longest running and most successful professional lacrosse league in the world, today announced that the League is targeting to start their 35th season the weekend of April 9th to 11th in 2021. The focus of the league and NLL teams is to work with health authorities and local jurisdictions […]

Celebrated manager Jackie Kallen predicts unbeaten Mykquan Williams will be her sixth world champion

Women’s pioneer Jackie Kallen, the first and arguably most successful female manager in the boxing history, strongly believes unbeaten 21-year-old “Marvelous” Mykquan Williams (15-0-1, 7 KOs) will develop into her sixth world champion. Williams, fighting out of East Hartford, CT, is the reigning the World Boxing Council (WBC) United States super lightweight champion. “Mykey has […]

New York Islanders and American Red Cross to Hold Blood Drive 12/28

The New York Islanders and the American Red Cross are partnering for a blood drive at Nassau Coliseum on Saturday, Dec. 28 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. As a special thank you, all presenting donors at this blood drive will receive a voucher for two (2) free tickets to an Islanders regular season home […]

PHOTO GALLERY: Mets 2013 Holiday Party

1495 Sports is proud to bring the following photos from the 2013 New York Mets Holiday Party. The franchise hosted over 100 Queens school children from P.S. 20, P.S. 16, P.S. 21, The Learning Tree and Pioneer Academy for lunch, presents and a visit from Santa (Daniel Murphy) and his elf (Zack Wheeler):

Cosmos Extend Players Contracts for 2014

The New York Cosmos announced today that the club has extended the contracts of forward Diomar Díaz, defender Hunter Gorskie, forward Jemal Johnson and midfielder Hagop Chirishian through the 2014 NASL season. As per club policy, terms of the deals were not disclosed. “It’s important for us to retain our key players,” said coach Giovanni […]

VIDEOS: Cosmos Training Session 11/26/13

1495 Sports is proud to bring these videos from a New York Cosmos Training Session held on 11/26/13: Video look from the Training Session: Hunter Freeman thoughts on the visit to Spain and more:

PHOTO GALLERY: Mr and Mrs Met Host Exclusive Ticket Presale for Citi Customers

Citibank customers who are also New York Mets fans were in for a real treat on Monday afternoon as Mr. and Mrs. Met were at the Citibank branch on Union Square giving cardholder and customers their first crack at Mets tickets for the 2014 season. It was a perfect day weather wise as Mr. and […]