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Thursday, July 24, 2014

Author: Mike Kurylo

Mike Kurylo is the founder and editor of KnickerBlogger.net. His book on the 2012 Knicks, "We’ll Always Have Linsanity," is on sale now. Follow him on twitter (@KnickerBlogger).

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Knicks Morning News (2014.07.17)

[New York Times] David Blatt Gets Ready to Lead LeBron James and the Cavaliers (Thu, 17 Jul 2014 06:20:06 GMT) David Blatt, an American-born coach with a history of international success, is preparing to lead an N.B.A. team for the first time: the Cavaliers, with the returning star LeBron James. [New York Times] Sports of The Times: Rucker Park Stars Set Their N.B.A. Dreams Aside and Head Abroad (Thu, 17 Jul 2014 04:11:22 GMT) It turns out the can’t-miss star who misses the N.B.A. can make a fair living in Algiers, or in Halifax, Canada. [New York Post] How J.R. …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.07.16)

[New York Daily News] Carmelo Anthony’s Knicks contract has no-trade clause (Wed, 16 Jul 2014 03:18:44 GMT) Carmelo Anthony just might be the most powerful figure inside Madison Square Garden. With the exception of MSG Chairman James Dolan, of course. [ESPN.com - New York Knicks] Less money is more for Melo, Knicks in '15 (Wed, 16 Jul 2014 01:37:17 EDT) Carmelo Anthony’s contract with the Knicks is worth $124 million over five years, sources told ESPN New York. That’s $5 million less than the maximum. Here’s what that discount means for the Knicks: A little more $ to spend in …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.07.16)

[New York Daily News] Carmelo Anthony’s Knicks contract has no-trade clause (Wed, 16 Jul 2014 03:18:44 GMT) Carmelo Anthony just might be the most powerful figure inside Madison Square Garden. With the exception of MSG Chairman James Dolan, of course. [ESPN.com - New York Knicks] Less money is more for Melo, Knicks in '15 (Wed, 16 Jul 2014 01:37:17 EDT) Carmelo Anthony’s contract with the Knicks is worth $124 million over five years, sources told ESPN New York. That’s $5 million less than the maximum. Here’s what that discount means for the Knicks: A little more $ to spend in …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.07.15)

[New York Times] NBA Seeks to Double Rights Fees From Disney, Time Warner: WSJ (Tue, 15 Jul 2014 05:26:09 GMT) The National Basketball Association is looking to double the TV-rights fees it receives from Walt Disney Co and Time Warner Inc’s Turner Broadcasting as the league finalizes deals for nationally televised games, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter. [New York Times] Red Klotz, Beloved Foil for Globetrotters, Dies at 93 (Tue, 15 Jul 2014 03:34:18 GMT) Klotz was the founder, owner and two-handed-set-shot artist for the Washington Generals, the Harlem Globetrotters’ foils, who owned the …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.07.14)

[New York Times] Sports Briefing | Pro Basketball: Lin Is Traded to Lakers (Mon, 14 Jul 2014 04:05:43 GMT) Point guard Jeremy Lin joined the Los Angeles Lakers on Sunday in a trade with the Houston Rockets, who also gave up first- and second-round draft picks in 2015 for the rights to the European center Sergei Lishchuk. [New York Times] Sports of The Times: With Return of Anthony, Knicks Quietly Edge Ahead (Mon, 14 Jul 2014 01:00:24 GMT) Retaining Carmelo Anthony represents a down payment on the present, while leaving the door ajar to a brighter future a year from …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.07.13)

[New York Times] Pau Gasol Will Sign With Bulls (Sun, 13 Jul 2014 03:44:16 GMT) The Spanish free-agent center Pau Gasol said he had decided to join the Chicago Bulls. [New York Times] Sports Briefing | Pro Basketball: Gasol Will Sign With Bulls (Sun, 13 Jul 2014 03:40:21 GMT) The free-agent center Pau Gasol said he had decided to join the Chicago Bulls. [New York Times] Sports Briefing | Basketball: Grizzlies Sign Vince Carter (Sun, 13 Jul 2014 03:30:30 GMT) The Memphis Grizzlies signed the eight-time All-Star Vince Carter to a multiyear deal, the club said. [New York Times] AP …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.07.12)

[New York Times] 5 Things to Watch as Cavs Bring in LeBron James (Sat, 12 Jul 2014 07:41:17 GMT) LeBron James’ decision to come home to Cleveland is being hailed as a story about the power of forgiveness and maturity and a victory for a blue-collar Northern city over a destination spot in glitzy Miami. [New York Times] Anthony Keeps the Knicks Waiting on His Decision (Sat, 12 Jul 2014 01:58:53 GMT) Amid other free-agent moves, the focus now turns to Carmelo Anthony, who has to choose between remaining with the Knicks or going elsewhere. [New York Times] Sports Media: …continue reading