Knicks Morning News (Monday, Feb 27 2012)
When Jeremy Lin suddenly appeared in the lobby of the players’ hotel here on Friday, the crowd pushed forward and Max Cayard politely pushed back.
ORLANDO â?? Allan Houston looked as fit as he did during his playing days Saturday night at Amway Center when he sank two halfcourt shots to help the New York squad win the “Shooting Stars” competition.
But Houston, the Knicks’ 40-year-old assistant general manger, making an NBA comeback is probably as…
ORLANDO, Fla. â?? Carmelo Anthony, Amar’e Stoudemire, Tyson Chandler, Jeremy Lin and Landry Fields left AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami late Thursday night headed their separate ways for the All-Star break.
The Knicks starting five â?? and it is a very good starting five â?? were all going someplace warm.
Stoudemire headed southeast…
ORLANDO, Fla. ALLâ?? So when will the refurbished Garden finally get its NBA All-Star Game? It won’t be 2014, but you can bet big on 2015, according to sources familiar with the situation.
Once Knicks owner James Dolan kicked off plans for his $800 million Garden transformation, one of the…
Kobe Bryant scored 27 points and surpassed Michael Jordan to become the most prolific scorer in the history of the N.B.A. All-Star Game.
Asian-Americans displayed their love of the game at a tournament in Hillburn, N.Y. Even before Jeremy Lin’s emergence, they had fallen for the sport.
The New York Knicks may have given Jeremy Lin his break in the NBA, but a sports ball maker in eastern China saw potential in the Harvard-educated Chinese-American more than a year and a half ago — and quietly registered his trademark for $700.
Kevin Durant stole the spotlight from LeBron James to help orchestrate a stirring 152-149 All-Star Game victory for the Western Conference Sunday that shifted from exhibition to grudge match in the closing stages.
Kevin Durant cringes a little whenever he hears his name next to words like elite or superstar.
Kobe Bryant got the scoring record, Kevin Durant the MVP, and the West got the win — barely.
Chamique Holdsclaw, who battled depression while starring at Christ the King High School in New York City and at Tennessee and in the W.N.B.A., is becoming an ambassador for Active Minds, a mental health advocacy group.
ORLANDO — As it’s been since these famous words were said in 2010, “I’m taking my talents to South Beach,” the NBA has been all about pairing the popular quoter, LeBron James, with his superstar sidekick, Dwyane Wade.
That was the case after the NBA All-Star game, when James, who scored 36 points, and Wade, who had a triple-double (24 points, 10 assists and 10 rebounds), once again stepped up to the press conference podium together — this time at the Amway Center Sunday night.