Knicks Morning News (Friday, Dec 23 2011)
For anyone looking to wow their kids or impress a significant other, a courtside seat to the Knicks game on Christmas might be quite the gift. It would also cost $5,036.
Earlier this month, Knicks owner James Dolan was told the harsh reality by his front-office team. The whopping salary-cap space in 2012 for Chris Paul may be foolALL¹s gold.
David Stern’s Hornets had told the Knicks unequivocably they didn’t have trade pawns to snare Paul now. CP3…
Denver visits Garden as Melo faces old team for first time.
Knicks head to Miami for first Dream-Team tango
Kobe BryantÂ¹s lone visit to Garden. Nuff said.
Tyson ChandlerÂ¹s first visit after bringing Big D an NBA title.
Tyson Chandler: C, 7-1, 240
The champion defensive center is perfect fit for so many reasons, not least of which is his befuddling of Miami in Finals.
Carmelo Anthony: SF, 6-8, 230
Offense is his in new point-forward role. Capable of an MVP-type season with elbow pain-free. AmarÂ¹e Stoudemire…
Tnt play-by-play man Marv Albert previews the NBA season with The Post’s Justin Terranova. For the first time since 1967, Albert won’t be working for one of the local teams, but he will be in the Garden when the Knicks play the Celtics to open the season on…
Knicks forward Amar’e Stoudemire said though the Heat are the team to beat in the Eastern Conference, they aren’t the kings of the NBA.”The Miami Heat are the guys. … They’re the Eastern Conference champions,â? Stoudemire said. “I think Dallas is really on the throne and Miami…
With the delayed N.B.A. season about to begin, the battle for Los Angeles has begun to tip the Clippers’ way after the addition of Chris Paul.
The injury to Brook Lopez, the Nets’ starting center and leading scorer last season, could affect their pursuit of Dwight Howard.
The Heat owner Micky Arison has revealed that he cast a ballot against passing the N.B.A.’s new collective bargaining agreement.
Danilo Gallinari scored a game-high 23 points and the Denver Nuggets opened the fourth quarter with a 16-3 run en route to a 110-85 win over the Phoenix Suns in an exhibition game Thursday night.
Josh Smith had 21 points and six rebounds and Joe Johnson added 12 points, three rebounds and five assists to lead the Atlanta Hawks to a 92-75 victory over Charlotte Bobcats in a preseason game Thursday night.
The New Jersey Nets will be without center and leading scorer Brook Lopez for a couple of months because of a broken right foot.