Stu Jackson will step down as executive vice president for basketball operations at the N.B.A., and Rod Thorn will return as president for basketball operations, the league said.
Chris Andersen is returning to the Heat at a bargain price, a move that lessens the luxury-tax burden the Heat will face this coming season.
Coach Mike Woodson and the Knicks view their acquisition of Andrea Bargnani as insurance should Amar’e Stoudemire struggle again next season with injuries.
Kobe Bryant is working hard to get back on the court and not wasting any time thinking about Dwight Howard.
The move seems simple: the Rockets sign Dwight Howard and become instant contenders. In fact, it was the culmination of a two-year campaign based on hope and hunches.
The Cleveland Cavaliers are taking a chance on Andrew Bynum and his creaky knees.
Just about every NBA team would like Dwight Howard.
Chris Paul can’t recall the exact moment he knew that he wanted to stay with the Los Angeles Clippers. Once he decided, though, the free agent All-Star was quick to commit.
Mike Woodson is convinced he can salvage Andrea Bargnani’s once promising career in New York. “I’ll put him in the best position I can to see that happens in terms of him being successful in helping us win,” Woodson told reporters in Las Vegas.
LAS VEGAS — Hey Brooklyn, don’t sleep on the Knicks.
That was coach Mike Woodson’s message from Sin City, where he broke his silence. Woodson said it’s too early to proclaim the Nets have surpassed the Knicks in the Atlantic Division, though that has become the conventional wisdom…
LAS VEGAS — Tim Hardaway Jr. believes the Knicks netted two first-round picks during the June 27 NBA Draft.
The Knicks selected the Michigan shooting guard star at No. 24, and in a pleasant surprise to the organization, they were able to sign North Carolina State’s C.J. Leslie after…