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Thursday, October 2, 2014

Author: Mike Kurylo

Mike Kurylo is the founder and editor of 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 (2014.08.29)

[New York Times] Familiar Names in the FIBA Basketball World Cup (Fri, 29 Aug 2014 07:55:03 GMT) Kevin Durant stands front and center in a billboard that hangs high above the outside of the arena where the U.S. will play its first-round games at the FIBA Basketball World Cup. [New York Times] Sports Briefing | Pro basketball: Ogwumike Is Rookie of Year (Fri, 29 Aug 2014 04:05:53 GMT) Chiney Ogwumike of the Connecticut Sun won the W.N.B.A. rookie of the year award. [New York Times] On Basketball: Derrick Rose Plays for Team U.S.A. Despite His Injury History (Fri, 29 Aug …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.08.28)

[New York Times] What to Watch in Basketball World Cup Group Stage (Thu, 28 Aug 2014 07:55:07 GMT) The U.S. and Spain played a pair of classics in the last two Olympic gold-medal games — the Americans winning both — and fans would love to see them meet again in the FIBA World Cup of Basketball. [New York Times] Sports Briefing | Pro Basketball: Extension for Clippers’ Rivers (Thu, 28 Aug 2014 04:28:53 GMT) Coach Doc Rivers signed a contract extension with the Los Angeles Clippers through the 2018-19 season.

Knicks Morning News (2014.08.25)

[New York Times] Bavetta Looks Back on a Lifetime in Basketball (Mon, 25 Aug 2014 07:35:52 GMT) Dick Bavetta never missed a game. [New York Times] Sports Briefing | Pro Basketball: Dream Defeat Sky to Tie W.N.B.A. Series (Mon, 25 Aug 2014 04:39:12 GMT) Angel McCoughtry scored a career-high 39 points, and the visiting Atlanta Dream beat the Chicago Sky, 92-83, to even their W.N.B.A. playoff series at one game apiece. [New York Times] LeBron James’s Representative Completes His Own Journey (Mon, 25 Aug 2014 01:34:42 GMT) At the heart of LeBron James’s homecoming is a promise made 12 years …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.08.24)

[New York Times] Sports Briefing | Pro Basketball: Loss to Lynx Ends Hammon’s Playing Career (Sun, 24 Aug 2014 04:15:17 GMT) Minnesota won at San Antonio, 94-89, to advance to the W.N.B.A.’s Western Conference finals and end the playing career of the Stars’ Becky Hammon.

Knicks Morning News (2014.08.23)

[New York Times] US Picks 12-Man Roster for Basketball World Cup (Sat, 23 Aug 2014 05:32:53 GMT) The U.S. has picked the 12 players it believes can defend its world basketball title. [New York Times] Sports Briefing | Pro basketball: U.S. Beats Puerto Rico in Final Tuneup (Sat, 23 Aug 2014 03:43:46 GMT) Stephen Curry scored 17 points, and the United States national team pulled away in the second half to beat Puerto Rico, 112-86.

Knicks Morning News (2014.08.22)

[New York Daily News] Carmelo Anthony eager for Knicks turnaround, believes they will make playoffs (Fri, 22 Aug 2014 04:53:26 GMT) He wasn’t suited up to play, but an optimistic Carmelo Anthony was on the hardwood on Thursday talking turnaround for the 2014 season. [New York Times] Source: Wolves Get Young as Part of Love Trade (Fri, 22 Aug 2014 06:08:48 GMT) The Minnesota Timberwolves have secured the final piece they were looking for in a blockbuster Kevin Love trade. [New York Times] Sports Briefing | Pro Basketball: Lynx’s Moore Named M.V.P. (Fri, 22 Aug 2014 04:17:42 GMT) Maya Moore …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.08.21)

[New York Times] Sports Briefing | Basketball: Irving Shines in U.S. Win (Thu, 21 Aug 2014 04:49:17 GMT) Kyrie Irving, starting in place of Derrick Rose, made all five of his shots and scored 12 points, and the United States’ national team beat the Dominican Republic, 105-62, in an exhibition game at Madison Square Garden. [New York Times] AP Source: Lynx’s Moore Has Won WNBA MVP Award (Thu, 21 Aug 2014 03:44:55 GMT) Minnesota’s Maya Moore has won the WNBA most valuable player award, a person close to the situation told The Associated Press on Wednesday night. [New York Times] …continue reading