Knicks Morning News (Tuesday, Jan 15 2013)
January 15th, 2013 by Mike Kurylo |
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[New York Post] Thursday Knicks’ Shumpert will be London Balling (Tue, 15 Jan 2013 03:34:30 -0500)
After finally completing the long, arduous road back from a left knee injury, Iman Shumpert laid down on the court after Knicks practice and reflected on his comeback. It’s been a long wait for the young guard, who is slated to make his season debut in Thursday’s game…
[New York Post] Knicks deploy high-tech mics to record Carmelo Anthony’s on-court chats (Tue, 15 Jan 2013 02:54:52 -0500)
Big Brother is watching.
[New York Post] Melo fast OK with Knicks coach (Tue, 15 Jan 2013 03:36:16 -0500)
And in the Knicks’ case, he is listening, too.
League sources have confirmed Knicks owner James Dolan, in the wake of the highly volatile trash-talking war between star Carmelo Anthony and the Celtics’ Kevin Garnett last week, ordered two technicians to hold high-tech, sensitive microphones at…
A fasting Carmelo Anthony is still better than virtually everybody else out there. So Knicks coach Mike Woodson said yesterday he has no problem with his All-Star forward opting for a fast that would make most laymen cringe.
[New York Times] Jazz Stifle Heat as Miami’s Road Woes Continue (Tue, 15 Jan 2013 07:31:26 GMT)
“We have medical doctors and nutritionists who handle all of that. I…
The Miami Heat were unable to complete a furious second half fightback as the defending NBA champions continued to struggle on the road, falling to a 104-97 loss to the Jazz in Utah on Monday.
[New York Times] Cousins Helps Kings Beat Cavs to End 4-Game Skid (Tue, 15 Jan 2013 06:01:39 GMT)
DeMarcus Cousins had 26 points, 14 rebounds and six assists, and the Sacramento Kings snapped a four-game losing streak with a 124-118 win over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Monday night.
[New York Times] Durant Scores 41, Thunder Beats Suns for 30th Win (Tue, 15 Jan 2013 05:52:32 GMT)
When Kevin Durant takes over a game, it’s quite a show.
[New York Times] Bulls Shut Down Hawks in Rout (Tue, 15 Jan 2013 05:22:43 GMT)
Carlos Boozer scored 20 points, Luol Deng added 18 and the host Chicago Bulls held Atlanta to a franchise-low 20 points in the first half of a 97-58 victory.
[New York Times] Jefferson, Hayward Help Jazz Stop Heat 104-97 (Tue, 15 Jan 2013 05:10:50 GMT)
Al Jefferson scored 23 points, Gordon Hayward added 22 â?? including a jumper with 40 seconds remaining â?? and the Utah Jazz held on to beat the Miami Heat 104-97 on Monday night.
[New York Times] Collison Leads Balanced Mavs Over Wolves 113-98 (Tue, 15 Jan 2013 04:19:32 GMT)
Darren Collison led six players in double figures with 23 points and the Dallas Mavericks matched their season high with a third straight win in a 113-98 victory against the Minnesota Timberwolves on Monday night.
[New York Times] Clippers Win Without Paul, Beating the Grizzlies (Tue, 15 Jan 2013 03:46:45 GMT)
The reserves Jamal Crawford and Matt Barnes each scored 16 points, and the visiting Los Angeles Clippers easily routed the Memphis Grizzlies, 99-73, despite Chris Paul’s missing his first game this season because of a bruised right kneecap.
[New York Times] Celtics Cruise to 100-89 Win Over Bobcats (Tue, 15 Jan 2013 03:13:54 GMT)
Rajon Rondo scored 17 points with 12 assists and 10 rebounds on Monday night to lead the Boston Celtics to a 100-89 victory over the Charlotte Bobcats.
[New York Times] Wizards Win 3rd Straight, 120-91 Over Magic (Tue, 15 Jan 2013 02:55:47 GMT)
Emeka Okafor had 19 points and 11 rebounds, leading six players in double figures for Washington in a 120-91 victory over the Orlando Magic on Monday night for the Wizards’ third straight win.
[New York Times] Knicks Fly to London With Carmelo Anthony in the News (Tue, 15 Jan 2013 02:37:05 GMT)
Amid disclosures of a restricted diet and recorded court conversations involving Carmelo Anthony, the Knicks flew to London to play the Detroit Pistons.
[New York Daily News] Raissman: Dolan’s mic madness sounds like trouble (Tue, 15 Jan 2013 05:16:36 GMT)
With Garden boss James (Guitar Jimmy) Dolan lurking around every corner, the potential for a Knicks soap opera, and a walk on the dysfunctional side, is just a moment away.
[New York Daily News] Dolan ordered eavesdropping on Melo: report (Tue, 15 Jan 2013 04:35:57 GMT)
NBA players be warned â?? if you say something mean to Carmelo Anthony, James Dolan will hear it. The Knicks owner reportedly tasked two MSG Network employees with recording every sound uttered in Anthony’s direction on Friday night.
[New York Daily News] Carmelo Anthony offers comedic twist to Honey Nut Cheerios fiasco (Tue, 15 Jan 2013 01:08:02 GMT)
Knicks superstar Carmelo Anthony was so hungry from his annual 15-day fast that he would even eat a bowl of Honey Nut Cheerios.
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