“Last year I fell short of the semifinals,” Mati said. “Now I’m feeling comfortable. I want it so bad this year, so I’m training as much as I can to get these gloves.”
No fan of New York, the city he called too big, too dirty, too crowded a day earlier, Hayes looked at home in Macy’s window, making his merry way to the rim with ease, spinning and sealing. He appeared to be too much. It turned out that he tried to do too much too soon.
Florida faces conference foe and No. 7-seeded South Carolina on Sunday in the East Regional final. The winner advances to the Final Four in Phoenix.
Le Cirque, the famed fine-dining destination that has been a part of the city’s culinary scene for more than four decades, filed for bankruptcy on Friday.
Cops responded to a residence in the Kingsway West neighborhood after reports of gun shots came in around 6:30 p.m., Lt. John Green told reporters at the scene.
De Blasio arrived at around 7:30 p.m., shared a hug with FDNY Commissioner Daniel Nigro — and headed inside to meet with the lifesaver’s mourning family.
Matias Ferreira, a U.S. Marine, who suffered the life-changing injury when he stepped on a hidden bomb in Afghanistan, graduated Friday from the Suffolk County Police Academy.