Raymond Felton returned to New York one year ago with an undeniable chip on his shoulder after spending a year and a half away from the Knicks following his inclusion in the Carmelo Anthony trade with Denver and then a poor season in Portland.
It looks like Carmelo Anthony is on the move. Not to Los Angeles. Not yet, anyway. The Knicks’ star is all but certain to be moving back to his old haunt, the small forward position, after primarily playing at power forward last season, the place where he finished third in the MVP voting.
Linsanity is gripping the Philippines.
When the Golden State Warriors signed free agent Andre Iguodala this summer, most figured that meant Harrison Barnes would be coming off the bench.
DeAndre Jordan had 16 points and eight rebounds and the Los Angeles Clippers opened the preseason with an 89-81 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Monday night.
Carlos Boozer scored 16 points and Kirk Hinrich and Taj Gibson added 15 each to lead the Chicago Bulls to a 106-87 preseason victory over the Memphis Grizzlies on Monday night.
Reserve guard Brian Roberts scored all 17 of his points in the fourth quarter, including the winning jumper with 21.7 seconds to play, and the New Orleans Pelicans beat the Dallas Mavericks 94-92 in a preseason game Monday night.
Rudy Gay and Tyler Hansbrough both scored 17 points to lead the Toronto Raptors to a 97-89 preseason victory over Boston on Monday night in Celtics’ coach Brad Stevens’ NBA debut.
Chris Douglas-Roberts, who was signed by the Knicks as part of their training camp, has faced long odds throughout his professional career.
Chris Bosh scored 21 points on 7-for-8 shooting, LeBron James scored nine and the two-time defending champion Miami Heat opened the preseason with a 92-87 victory over the Atlanta Hawks on Monday night.
Angel McCoughtry has Atlanta in the W.N.B.A. finals after leading the league in scoring again and readjusting her mind-set.