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Knicks Morning News (2014.05.30)

[New York Times] Ex-Microsoft CEO Ballmer Buys NBA’s LA Clippers for $2 Billion (Fri, 30 May 2014 08:30:31 GMT) Former Microsoft Corp CEO Steve Ballmer has purchased the NBA’s Los Angeles Clippers franchise for $2 billion, a record for a professional basketball team, sole trustee Shelly Sterling announced on Friday. [New York Times] Will Game 6 Be a Bounce-Back for LeBron James? (Fri, 30 May 2014 07:24:39 GMT) There’s one area where the Indiana Pacers and Miami Heat agree. [New York Times] Spurs Rout Thunder to Take 3-2 Lead in West Finals (Fri, 30 May 2014 07:21:44 GMT) San Antonio …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.05.29)

[New York Times] Pacers Keep Hope Alive With 93-90 Win Over Heat (Thu, 29 May 2014 07:24:43 GMT) Paul George and the Pacers got one win Wednesday night. [New York Times] Pacers Stay Alive With 93-90 Game 5 Win Over Heat (Thu, 29 May 2014 04:52:41 GMT) Paul George went into desperation mode to salvage the Pacers’ season. [New York Times] Pacers Cool Heat to Stave Off Playoff Elimination (Thu, 29 May 2014 04:52:34 GMT) The Indiana Pacers, with Paul George spectacularly leading the way, staved off playoff elimination with a pulsating 93-90 victory over the NBA champion Miami Heat …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.05.28)

[New York Times] Westbrook Scores 40, Thunder Tie Series at 2-2 (Wed, 28 May 2014 07:58:37 GMT) Russell Westbrook is picking up where Kevin Durant left off. [New York Times] Thunder Rumble Past Spurs to Level Series (Wed, 28 May 2014 05:22:34 GMT) The Oklahoma City Thunder, superbly led by inspirational All-Stars Russell Westbrook and Kevin Durant on their home court, outplayed the San Antonio Spurs 105-92 in Game Four of the Western Conference Finals on Tuesday. [New York Times] Westbrook Scores 40, Thunder Tie Series at 2-2 (Wed, 28 May 2014 05:10:41 GMT) While accepting the award for himself, …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.05.27)

[New York Times] George Cries Foul After Heat Take Game 4, 102-90 (Tue, 27 May 2014 07:16:52 GMT) The stat sheet from Game 4 of the Eastern Conference finals told quite a story. It said Miami never trailed, that Indiana’s All-Star center failed to contribute a single point, that the night’s two leading scorers were wearing Heat uniforms and that the Pacers committed twice as many turnovers as they forced. [New York Times] Heat 102, Pacers 90: With ‘Turnovers for Touchdowns,’ James and the Heat Take Command (Tue, 27 May 2014 04:12:32 GMT) Behind a dominating, 32-point performance by LeBron …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.05.26)

[New York Times] Wade Looking Like the Wade of Old in East Finals (Mon, 26 May 2014 07:58:45 GMT) This is why Dwyane Wade rested. [New York Times] Ibaka, Thunder Top Spurs 106-97, Cut Lead to 2-1 (Mon, 26 May 2014 07:31:46 GMT) Serge Ibaka knew playing on his injured leg would be painful. [New York Times] Thunder Strikes Back to Narrow Spurs Deficit (Mon, 26 May 2014 04:52:32 GMT) The Oklahoma City Thunder, buoyed by the return of Serge Ibaka from injury, recovered from two demoralizing road losses to beat the San Antonio Spurs 106-97 in Game Three of …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.05.25)

[New York Daily News] End Zone: Jackson a born leader going back to his H.S. days in Brooklyn (Sun, 25 May 2014 06:03:28 GMT) It started on a spring night with the 1987 NBA draft, when the Knicks called his name with the 18th pick and the fans in the old Felt Forum rose to their feet, delirious that New York’s own Mark Jackson — out of St. Albans, Bishop Loughlin and St. John’s — was not going out of town, only switching boroughs. [New York Times] Heat Recover to Take 2-1 Lead Over Pacers in East Final (Sun, 25 …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.05.24)

[New York Newsday] Rick Fox thinks Phil Jackson should coach Knicks, but he'd do it if asked (Sat, 24 May 2014 00:56:00 EDT) Rick Fox thinks Phil Jackson should coach the Knicks. But Fox also said he would coach them if the Knicks' president asked him to do it. [New York Times] Sports Briefing: Pacers’ Paul George Cleared to Play in Game 3 (Sat, 24 May 2014 04:41:34 GMT) The Indiana Pacers’ Paul George, recovering from a concussion, was cleared on Friday to play in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals Saturday. [New York Times] In Twist, Sterling May …continue reading