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Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Knicks Morning News (2015.01.28)

[New York Times] Rose’s Shot Lifts Bulls Over Warriors 113-111 in Overtime (Wed, 28 Jan 2015 07:21:05 GMT) One after another, teams trotted into rowdy Oracle Arena the past two months confident they could cool off the NBA’s hottest team on their home floor. [New York Times] Wall’s Wizards Rally, Send Lakers to 9th Straight Loss 98-92 (Wed, 28 Jan 2015 05:57:05 GMT) For one entertaining half, Wayne Ellington and Lakers rookie Jordan Clarkson outscored and outplayed Washington’s star backcourt of John Wall and Bradley Beal. [New York Times] Randolph, Grizzlies Hand Mavs 1st 3-Game Skid, 109-90 (Wed, 28 Jan …continue reading

ESPN New York: Knicks agree with Langston Galloway

The Knicks have agreed to a two-year contract with point guard Langston Galloway. Ian Begley has the details at ESPN: The Knicks have agreed to a contract with point guard Langston Galloway for the remainder of this season and the 2015-16 season, league sources told ESPNNewYork.com. Galloway’s second 10-day contract with the Knicks expired earlier Tuesday, so he had been free to sign with any team. His contract for the 2015-16 season contains a partial guarantee, according to league sources. Galloway has impressed the Knicks’ coaches since being signed to his first 10-day contract Jan. 7. The stumbling block as …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2015.01.27)

[New York Daily News] Both Nets and Knicks cancel games due to blizzard (Tue, 27 Jan 2015 01:20:55 GMT) There will be plenty of snowballs in the city on Monday night, but there will not be any basketball. [New York Times] Clippers Ride Crawford’s Shooting to 102-98 Win Over Nuggets (Tue, 27 Jan 2015 08:30:27 GMT) Jamal Crawford never stews over statistics. As a prolific scorer, he knows he’s usually one shot away from triggering an offensive outburst. [New York Times] Prince Helps Celtics Edge Jazz 99-90 (Tue, 27 Jan 2015 05:11:52 GMT) Tayshaun Prince scored 19 points, and the …continue reading

Mother Nature Doesn’t Want to Watch the Knicks Either

From ESPN NY: With one of the largest snowstorms in recent history bearing down on the New York City area, the NBA has postponed the New York Knicks’ and Brooklyn Nets’ home games scheduled for Monday night. With the National Weather Service describing this storm as a “crippling and potentially historic” blizzard, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo declared a state of emergency on Monday. Forecast projections for New York City and areas surrounding it predict that up to 20 to 30 inches of snow could hit the area over the next two days. The Knicks’ game against the Sacramento Kings …continue reading

Seacoast Online: Family keeps the faith as baby battles cancer

When Jim and Deana Cavan welcomed their son Everett into the world last April, they knew he would change their lives forever. What they didn’t realize was just how much their first-born child, who is currently fighting for his life in a Boston hospital, could teach them about courage, resiliency, hope and the human spirit. Nine-month-old “Rett” has been battling a rare and serious form of pediatric cancer after a rhabdoid tumor was discovered on his liver last fall. But despite a risky surgery to remove the mass and several rounds of chemotherapy to destroy additional cancer lesions on his …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2015.01.26)

[New York Times] Klay’s Record, Kobe Hurt, All-Stars … And Now an Encore (Mon, 26 Jan 2015 09:26:53 GMT) Not much happened in the NBA this week. [New York Times] James Harden Gets 37, Rockets Rout Spiraling Lakers 99-87 (Mon, 26 Jan 2015 06:09:05 GMT) After James Harden lit up the Los Angeles Lakers for the first three quarters, he returned in the final minutes to keep the Houston Rockets focused on their finish. [New York Times] Wall Leads Wizards Over Nuggets in OT, 117-115 (Mon, 26 Jan 2015 04:15:13 GMT) John Wall scored six of his 19 points in …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2015.01.25)

[New York Daily News] Carmelo sits again as Knicks’ 10-day crew falls to Hornets (Sun, 25 Jan 2015 07:09:59 GMT) Not even Phil Jackson’s 10-day crew can win them all, particularly without Carmelo Anthony. [New York Daily News] Knicks Insider: Knee remains sore spot for Anthony (Sun, 25 Jan 2015 05:14:37 GMT) There would be no crack at a repeat performance for Carmelo Anthony on the one-year anniversary of his franchise record 62-point game. [New York Times] Aldridge Returns and Blazers Beat Wizards 103-96 (Sun, 25 Jan 2015 05:54:06 GMT) LaMarcus Aldridge returned to the Trail Blazers two days after …continue reading