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Tuesday, September 2, 2014

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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

Knicks Morning News (2014.08.20)

[New York Times] On Basketball: Derrick Rose Plays for Team U.S.A. Despite His Injury History (Wed, 20 Aug 2014 02:03:54 GMT) N.B.A. players who choose to represent their nations in international competition know they could get hurt but ignore the danger “because they care.” [New York Times] Dick Bavetta, N.B.A. Referee for 39 Years, Is Retiring (Wed, 20 Aug 2014 00:32:22 GMT) The longtime court official announced he will retire from the league after having worked a record 2,635 regular-season games and 270 playoff contests. [New York Times] Steve Ballmer Quits Microsoft Board, Citing His Outside Duties (Wed, 20 Aug …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.08.20)

[New York Times] On Basketball: Derrick Rose Plays for Team U.S.A. Despite His Injury History (Wed, 20 Aug 2014 02:03:54 GMT) N.B.A. players who choose to represent their nations in international competition know they could get hurt but ignore the danger “because they care.” [New York Times] Dick Bavetta, N.B.A. Referee for 39 Years, Is Retiring (Wed, 20 Aug 2014 00:32:22 GMT) The longtime court official announced he will retire from the league after having worked a record 2,635 regular-season games and 270 playoff contests. [New York Times] Steve Ballmer Quits Microsoft Board, Citing His Outside Duties (Wed, 20 Aug …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.08.19)

[New York Times] With Sterling Saga Over, Ballmer Gets Ovation From Clipper Nation (Tue, 19 Aug 2014 04:50:45 GMT) With his trademark top-of-the-lungs, high-fiving, rambunctious enthusiasm, former Microsoft Corp chief executive Steve Ballmer introduced himself to Los Angeles Clippers fans on Monday, promising a new era for the NBA team after former owner Donald Sterling was banned for life over racist remarks. [New York Times] National Basketball Association Roundup (Tue, 19 Aug 2014 03:47:47 GMT) The New York Knicks will add Jim Cleamons to new coach Derek Fisher’s staff, the Los Angeles Times reported Monday. [New York Times] With Sterling …continue reading