The big sports story in New York City is the sexual harassment claim levied against New York Knicks president Isiah Thomas although you wouldn't know it listening to the MSG Network, which is under scrutiny for soft-pedaling the story even on its SportsDesk news program, which conspicuously ignored even the press conference where Thomas professed his innocence. "Has some suit at MSG, or its parent company Cablevision, decided the network should ignore this story?" asks the Daily News' Bob Raissman, who regularly evaluates TV sports coverage. "Their [reporters'] credibility is taking a severe hit."
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