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Playoff Time For Floral Park Hoops Teams

Playoff Time For Floral Park Hoops Teams

February 15, 2019


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After impressive regular seasons, both the Floral Park boys' and girls' basketball teams reached the postseason

Bryce Harper? Manny Machado? Who Cares?

Bryce Harper? Manny Machado? Who Cares?

Shane Palma, Editor in Chief

February 7, 2019


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The much-anticipated free agency period in baseball still has many players without a new home

Nearly Perfect

Nearly Perfect

February 4, 2019


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With a 16-1 record, and 22nd ranking in New York State, Floral Park Memorial's girls' varsity basketball is enjoying an incredible season

Revenge Factor

Revenge Factor

February 3, 2019


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Floral Park Memorial's boys' varsity basketball team plays its best game of the year in upending Valley Stream South, 69-56

Ten Bold Sports Predictions For 2019

Ten Bold Sports Predictions For 2019

Shane Palma, Editor in Chief

January 5, 2019


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2018 was a special year in sports. From the Cinderella story Golden Knights improbably run to the Stanley Cup Finals to the #16 seed University of Maryland Baltimore County (future home of FPM senior lacrosse standout Mitchell Kozak) knocking out the #1 seed Virginia in the March Madness Tournament, t...

What A “Knight”

What A “Knight”

Shane Palma, Editor in Chief

December 16, 2018


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The boys' varsity basketball team enjoys a great experience playing at the Nassau Coliseum

Welcome To The MLB Winter Meetings

Welcome To The MLB Winter Meetings

Shane Palma, Editor in Chief

December 11, 2018


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Rumors of a New York to New York trade set up an off-season to remember

Knights Start Season With A Bang

Knights Start Season With A Bang

Shane Palma, Editor in Chief

December 10, 2018


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Dominating third quarter lifts the boys' varsity basketball team to an impressive season-opening victory over Roslyn

Shane’s Sports of New York: Episode Three

Shane’s Sports of New York: Episode Three

Shane Palma, Editor in Chief

November 29, 2018


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The Shield's editor in chief discusses the offseason wish lists for the Mets and Yankees

The Future of Sports is in Vegas

The Future of Sports is in Vegas

Shane Palma, Editor in Chief

November 24, 2018


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With the Golden Knights established and the Raiders on the way, Vegas looks to become the next sports hub of America

Big Maple To The Big Apple

Big Maple To The Big Apple

Shane Palma, Editor in Chief

November 20, 2018


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Yankees make blockbuster deal with Mariners to acquire starting pitcher James Paxton

Girls’ Soccer Team Spoils Carle Place Senior Day

Girls’ Soccer Team Spoils Carle Place Senior Day

November 19, 2018


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Lady Knights upset Carle Place 5-4 for best win of the season