Knicks Morning News (Wednesday, Jun 20 2012)
Cuttino Mobley’s lawsuit against the Knicks claiming discrimination in their diagnosis of a career-threatening heart condition was thrown out of court.
Judge Deborah A. Batts of the South District of New York granted a motion to dismiss the disability discrimination lawsuit, ruling Mobley did not prove he could perform…
The Knicks’ interest in Spanish League veteran point guard Pablo Prigioni does not surprise Walter Szczerbiak one bit.
Prigioni, the playmaker on Argentina’s 2004 Olympic gold-medal-winning team that knocked off Team USA, is 35, but Szczerbiak â?? the U.S. ambassador to the Spanish League for 25 years before stepping…
Despite Russell Westbrook scoring a career playoff high 43 points, the Miami Heat took a three games to one lead in the N.B.A. finals after beating Oklahoma City for the third time in a row.
The Miami Heat’s Shane Battier and Juwan Howard were teammates in Houston in 2006-7, but their stories also intersect at the bitter rivalry of the early 1990s between Duke and Michigan.
As a player, Scott Brooks was loved by coaches for his passion and toughness, but as a coach, he is as understated as his Oklahoma City Thunder is flashy.
Cappie Pondexter had 14 points and a season-high 13 assists, and Essence Carson added 14 points in the Liberty’s 73-60 victory over the Atlanta Dream on Tuesday night.
History is rarely this neat.
LeBron James played until his legs had nothing left. Mario Chalmers went from struggling to sensational in the span of about two quarters. Dwyane Wade wore yet another pair of silly eyeglasses to a postgame news conference. And the Oklahoma City Thunder failed to win the game that they said was a must-win.
Oklahoma City was more than OK at the start. At the end, not so much.
Jayson Williams wants to walk. After 26 months behind bars, Williams never squanders an opportunity to stretch the legs that once helped make him one of the NBA’s most ruthless rebounders. Besides, he doesn’t have a driver’s license.
Russell Westbrook shone for the Oklahoma City Thunder for almost all of Game Four with a spectacular offensive display on Tuesday, but a rash blunder in the closing seconds left his team on the brink of an NBA Finals defeat.
A case of leg cramps did what the Oklahoma City Thunder have yet to accomplish in four games of the NBA Finals, stop LeBron James.
The Miami Heat moved within one win of claiming the NBA title after getting a rousing performance from unheralded guard Mario Chalmers to beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 104-98 on Tuesday for a 3-1 lead in the NBA Finals.
Oklahoma City is most definitely not OK in these NBA Finals.
The Miami Heat beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 104-98 on Tuesday to take a 3-1 lead in the NBA Finals and move within one victory of claiming the National Basketball Association title.
Hall of Fame coach Pat Riley, the current president of the Miami Heat, was named winner of the Chuck Daly Lifetime Achievement Award on Tuesday by the National Basketball Coaches Association.
An attorney for Miami Heat basketball star Dwyane Wade asked a judge on Tuesday to suspend his ex-wife’s child-visitation rights after she was charged with attempting to abduct their two sons.
Pat Riley, the Miami Heat’s president, became the fifth recipient of the award that is named for Chuck Daly and is presented by the N.B.A. Coaches Association.
LeBron James had 26 points and Dwyane Wade scored 25 as the Heat rallied from behind to beat the Oklahoma City Thunder in Game 4 on Tuesday night.