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Tuesday, October 21, 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 (2014.09.27)

[New York Daily News] Phil Jackson expects Knicks to be playoff team, but not title in first year (Sat, 27 Sep 2014 00:47:01 GMT) With training camp opening for the Knicks on Tuesday in West Point, Phil Jackson believes the Knicks will return to the playoffs this season under first-year coach Derek Fisher in a revamped Eastern Conference. [New York Times] Sports Briefing | Pro Basketball: Luol Deng Forgives Danny Ferry (Sat, 27 Sep 2014 04:12:38 GMT) Miami Heat forward Luol Deng said he had forgiven Atlanta Hawks General Manager Danny Ferry for making racially charged remarks about him. [New …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.09.26)

[New York Times] Archers Take Aim at Basketball’s Hijab Ban (Fri, 26 Sep 2014 08:15:53 GMT) Banned by basketball’s governing body and a source of controversy at the Asian Games, hijabs were worn freely at the archery tournament in Incheon on Friday as athletes struggled to comprehend how a headscarf could cause such an uproar. [New York Times] Sports Briefing | Pro Basketball: Paul George Cleared for Limited Exercise (Fri, 26 Sep 2014 05:13:38 GMT) Less than two months after sustaining a gruesome compound fracture of his right leg, Paul George of the Indiana Pacers has been cleared to put …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.09.25)

[New York Times] Qatar Out of Women’s Basketball Over Hijab Row (Thu, 25 Sep 2014 08:53:52 GMT) Qatar pulled out of the women’s basketball competition at the Asian Games on Thursday after refusing to abide by international regulations preventing them from wearing hijabs, while organisers said they were powerless to do anything about it. [New York Times] Phoenix Re-Sign Bledsoe to Five-Year Contract (Thu, 25 Sep 2014 04:55:35 GMT) The Phoenix Suns have agreed to a new five-year contract with restricted free agent Eric Bledsoe, the team said on Wednesday. [New York Times] Phoenix Re-Sign Bledsoe to Five-Year Contract (Thu, …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.09.24)

[New York Times] Qatar Forfeit Basketball Game in Hijab Row (Wed, 24 Sep 2014 08:44:36 GMT) The Qatar women’s basketball team refused to play in their Asian Games group match against Mongolia on Wednesday after being refused permission to wear the hijab. [New York Times] Sports Briefing | Basketball: Sue Bird Is First American on Four Teams for World Championship (Wed, 24 Sep 2014 03:58:06 GMT) Bird, who won gold in 2002 and 2010 and a bronze in 2006, was named to the 2014 United States team. [New York Times] Caldwell Jones, Artful Center, Dies at 64 (Wed, 24 Sep …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.09.24)

[New York Times] Qatar Forfeit Basketball Game in Hijab Row (Wed, 24 Sep 2014 08:44:36 GMT) The Qatar women’s basketball team refused to play in their Asian Games group match against Mongolia on Wednesday after being refused permission to wear the hijab. [New York Times] Sports Briefing | Basketball: Sue Bird Is First American on Four Teams for World Championship (Wed, 24 Sep 2014 03:58:06 GMT) Bird, who won gold in 2002 and 2010 and a bronze in 2006, was named to the 2014 United States team. [New York Times] Caldwell Jones, Artful Center, Dies at 64 (Wed, 24 Sep …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.09.20)

[New York Post] Infuriated Tyson Chandler has a message for Phil Jackson (Sat, 20 Sep 2014 00:11:37 -0400) It took him a while, but Tyson Chandler finally fired back at Phil Jackson. Chandler, who was dealt back to Dallas by the Knicks in June along with Raymond Felton… [New York Times] Ex-Phoenix Suns Player Accused of Stealing From Apple Store (Sat, 20 Sep 2014 01:11:36 GMT) Police arrested former Phoenix Suns basketball player Rex Chapman on Friday for allegedly shoplifting more than $14,000 worth of products over several months from an Apple store in Scottsdale, Arizona, authorities said.

Knicks Morning News (2014.09.19)

[New York Times] Sports Briefing | Basketball: Delle Donne Withdraws (Fri, 19 Sep 2014 03:52:59 GMT) Delle Donne became the latest player to withdraw from the United States women’s basketball national team pool because of injury.