Knicks Morning News (Sunday, Oct 28 2012)
Two-times NBA scoring champion Tracy McGrady has denied money was a factor in his decision to join the Qingdao Eagles in the Chinese Basketball Association (CBA).
Offering a second opinion, the doctor said Amar’e Stoudemire would miss several more weeks with a knee injury.
Adding center Dwight Howard and point guard Steve Nash give the Lakers perhaps the most formidable starting five in recent N.B.A. history.
The Oklahoma City Thunder traded James Harden to the Houston Rockets on Saturday after the Western Conference champions were unable to reach an extension agreement with NBA’s Sixth Man of the Year.
Mikhail D. Prokhorov says he hopes to be a “third forceâ? in Russian politics, between President Vladimir V. Putin’s government and those protesting against it.
Unable to work out an extension with James Harden, the Oklahoma City Thunder traded the Sixth Man of the Year to the Houston Rockets on Saturday night.
Chris Copeland is joining the N.B.A. at age 28 after spending most of the last five years playing in Europe.
The Knicks sliced their roster to their final 15 yesterday, cutting a player who started their first preseason game and keeping a player who was forgotten about until the second half of the second game.
The team waived four players â?? forward Mychel Thompson, guard Oscar Bellfield, forward John Shurna and…
The Knicks have few reliable scorers beyond Carmelo Anthony and Amar’e Stoudemire, so the offense has a points void to fill in Stoudemire’s absence.
The $100 million power forward is sidelined with a ruptured cyst in the back of his left knee, and as The Post’s Marc…
Knicks point guard, and former Net, Jason Kidd took a shot at some Q&A with Post columnist Steve Serby.
Q: What was it like being a New Jersey Net in a Knicks town?
A: It was tough because everybody loves the Knicks. They have such deep history, and for…
GREENBURGH, N.Y. — It feels like late last season when Amar’e Stoudemire went down, with everyone wanting to know: Where is the secondary scoring going to come from?
After practice on Saturday, Carmelo Anthony had the reason why this season’s team is better prepared for Stoudemire’s absence while the power forward recovers from a ruptured popliteal cyst in his left knee.
“We’re definitely a deeper team,” Anthony said.
Mike Woodson continued the conversation.
You’d think that with Amar’e Stoudemire sidelined for perhaps the first month of the Knicks’ season, Carmelo Anthony will come out firing when the NBA season opens this week. Well, think again. For now, Anthony, one of the NBA’s premier scorers, says he plans on being just one of the guys when the Knicks open Thursday night against the Nets in Brooklyn. Well, think again.