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Friday, August 22, 2014

Knicks Morning News (2013.12.23)

  • [New York Times] Rodman Back From North Korea but Fails to Meet Leader Kim (Mon, 23 Dec 2013 08:37:21 GMT)
    Retired U.S. basketball star Dennis Rodman returned on Monday from a four-day trip to isolated North Korea saying he was not concerned that he had not met leader Kim Jong Un and he would “see him again”.    

  • [New York Times] Clippers Beat Wolves 120-116 in OT (Mon, 23 Dec 2013 06:46:35 GMT)
    The situation looked bleak at best for the coach Doc Rivers’ Clippers — down by four points with 18 seconds left in the fourth quarter. Then a couple of defensive stops, a huge turnover by Minnesota’s Kevin Martin, and two clutch baskets by Jamal Crawford forced overtime.    

  • [New York Times] Sports Briefing | Pro Basketball: Pacers Rout Celtics (Mon, 23 Dec 2013 05:54:01 GMT)
    Paul George scored 24 points and Lance Stephenson recorded his third triple-double of the season, leading the Indiana Pacers over the Boston Celtics.    

  • [New York Times] Sports Briefing | Pro Basketball: Thunder Finally Fall at Home (Mon, 23 Dec 2013 05:51:35 GMT)
    Kyle Lowry scored 22 points and the Toronto Raptors handed the Oklahoma City Thunder their first home loss with a 104-98 victory on Sunday night.    

  • [New York Times] Raptors Hand Thunder First Home Loss of Season (Mon, 23 Dec 2013 04:07:40 GMT)
    Kyle Lowry scored 22 points and the Toronto Raptors handed the Oklahoma City Thunder their first home loss with a 104-98 victory on Sunday night.    

  • [New York Times] Pacers Run Away From Celtics With 106-79 Rout (Mon, 23 Dec 2013 02:49:31 GMT)
    Paul George scored 24 points and Lance Stephenson recorded his third triple-double of the season, leading the Indiana Pacers over the Boston Celtics.    

  • [New York Times] N.B.A. Game of the Week: Endangered Species (Mon, 23 Dec 2013 02:47:36 GMT)
    Houston vs. San Antonio on Christmas Day features two teams built around traditional centers, albeit ones separated in age by nearly a decade.    

  • [New York Daily News] Felton could be back with Knicks to face Magic (Mon, 23 Dec 2013 06:02:48 GMT)
    Raymond Felton admittedly came back too soon from a hip injury in November, but the Knicks’ starting point guard appears to be pushing to do so again. Felton might play Monday in Orlando after sitting out the past six games with a strained hamstring, which he originally injured during training camp.