Super week leads to Super Bowl

There was a lot more than just a football game going on in New York and New Jersey during Super Bowl week in late January and early February. There were hockey players in a baseball stadium, football players in a hockey rink, the Knicks, the Nets, boxing, UFC 169 and, yes, Super Bowl XLVIII. Newsday Staff

For a nine-day stretch in April, it felt like New York was the sports capital of America. There was playoff basketball, championship boxing, Harvey vs. Strasburg, the NFL Draft and so much more. In this special video presentation narrated by film director and

advertisement | advertise on newsday

Subscribe to Newsday’s sports newsletter for stories, photos and videos about your favorite New York teams plus national sports news and events.

Comments now uses Facebook for our comment boards. Please read our guidelines and connect your Facebook account to comment.