Knicks Morning News (Tuesday, Dec 20 2011)
Baron Davis may be from Los Angeles, but he has spent his career dreaming of playing in New York.
â??As a rookie when you first go to the Garden, everybodyâ??s telling you how magical it is,â? Davis said yesterday after signing with the Knicks. â??This is a place I…
In addition to possibly giving the Knicks a massive upgrade at point guard, Baron Davis could allow them to add a much-needed backup forward, as well.
Because the Knicks were able to sign Davis for the veteran’s minimum of $1.4 million, they still can use their $2.5…
LOS ANGELES â?? Is it just me, or is the NBA preseason flying by?
How about those Knicks! Just enough salary room to recruit peripheral players and they rake in two championship caliber chips â?? Tyson Chandler and Baron Davis. They now have four imposing pieces … three whose celestial bodies are exceptionally…
San Antonio Spurs forward Antonio McDyess – a one-time oft-injured centerpiece of the New York Knicks – announced his retirement.
Mike D’Antoni was calling the Knicks a championship contender before the club signed Baron Davis. And judging from Davisâ?? past, the point guard has the ability to do one of two things: enhance the Knicksâ?? prospects in the East or compromise the entire plan.
The excitement surrounding Baron Davis’s arrival — on a one-year, $1.4 million contract — was necessarily muted, every proclamation qualified by an “if” or a “when” or an “I don’t know.”
David Diamante, the new public address announcer for the Nets, cuts an unusual figure with waist-length dreadlocks, and has an unconventional background too.
The Sacramento Kings voided forward-center Chuck Hayes’s $21.3 million, four-year contract, saying he failed a team physical that forced his release.
Chris Paul had 17 points, nine assists and seven rebounds in his Los Angeles Clippers debut and Chauncey Billups made an equally impressive first impression with his new club, scoring 23 points in a 114-95 victory over the Lakers on Monday night.
Wesley Matthews scored 17 points in 23 minutes as the Portland Trail Blazers built an early lead and bea the Utah Jazz 110-90 in the teams’ preseason opener Monday night.
An interview with Chris Mullin, who made plenty of basketball news this year despite the N.B.A. lockout.
After one preseason game, did Toney Douglas already lose the starting point guard role? Douglas did not look comfortable in Saturday's win over the Nets.
The New York Knicks have signed point guard Baron Davis, adding another piece to their backcourt.