Knicks Morning News (Monday, Dec 19 2011)
Baron Davis may not be ready to play for at least another month but when he resurfaces Davis will be wearing a Knicks uniform.
There have been times, Mike D'Antoni said Sunday, when Baron Davis "was the best point guard in the league." The Knicks' coach can only hope there will be more times like that because Davis is expected to sign with his team, perhaps as early as Monday.
The Baron is coming to Broadway.
With the Knicks uncertain about the proclivity of Toney Douglas as starting point guard, they are rolling the dice Baron Davisâ?? back will be healthy in time to help the clubâ??s championship push.
Davis gave word to the Knicks yesterday morning he is…
Give Knicks superfan Spike Lee credit for planting the seed in Tyson Chandlerâ??s mind last season.Lee, who has become tight with the Knicks front office and attends periodic practices, chatted up Chandler before the Dallas game in early February last season.â??Last year he was trying to convince…
All was forgiven, it seemed, from the moment the Knicks appeared before fans in their home arena for the first time since the end of the lockout.
Baron Davis is expected to join the revamped roster of the Knicks, apparently choosing New York over the Heat and his hometown Lakers.
Baron Davis, cut last week by the Cleveland Cavaliers, is set to join the Knicks, continuing their rapid makeover.
Kevin Durant scored 21 points and reserve James Harden added 16 to lead the Oklahoma City Thunder to a 106-92 victory over the defending champion Dallas Mavericks on Sunday night in the preseason opener for both teams.
LeBron James scored 19 points and the Miami Heat got their preseason off to an easy start, running away to beat the Orlando Magic 118-85 on Sunday night.