Knicks Morning News (Wednesday, Jun 27 2012)
Carmelo Anthony is a member of a club that he no longer wants to be a part of. Along with Dwight Howard, Chris Paul, Kevin Durant and Derrick Rose among others, Melo is one of the NBA’s elite players who has yet to win a championship.
Baron Davis said that he is not sure how much longer he will need the crutch and the brace on his right knee after his season-ending surgery, but he is sure of this: he will play basketball next season.
Amar’e Stoudemire acted with remorse after being whacked with a $50,000 fine by the NBA for using a homosexual slur, saying he was “disappointed” in himself and there was “no excuse.”
As expected, the league punished Stoudemire for using what the league termed “offensive and derogatory language” in…
Carmelo Anthony has his wax figure, unveiled Tuesday at the famed Madame Tussauds in Times Square. LeBron James has his championship ring, won Thursday in South Beach.
Anthony called Tuesday’s honor at “the top of my list,” but said winning a title and dethroning his buddy James would trump…
Baron Davis is not going to let his latest injury stop him from coming back and ending his career as a Knick.
Davis, who suffered a dislocated kneecap in Game 4 of the Eastern Conference quarterfinals, has been on the mend following the gruesome injury that some viewed as potentially…
Pat Cummings, who played forward for the Knicks in the mid-1980s, died yesterday afternoon in a friend’s apartment on Christopher Street in Greenwich Village. He was 55.The medical examiner will perform an autopsy today to determine the cause of death, though as of last night there were no…
With doctors expressing concern about the future of Jared Sullinger’s back, the Ohio State forward has fallen from lottery pick to not even being invited to attend Thursday’s N.B.A. draft.
The scent of champagne is gone from the Miami Heat locker room. The streets of downtown have been cleaned up from the championship parade. The final team meeting has been held.
The Detroit Pistons traded guard Ben Gordon and a future first-round draft choice to the Charlotte Bobcats on Tuesday for swingman Corey Maggette, shedding about $15 million in salary.
The Charlotte Bobcats traded forward Corey Maggette to the Detroit Pistons in exchange for guard Ben Gordon and a future first-round draft pick, the Bobcats announced on Tuesday.
David Morway resigned Tuesday as general manager of the Indiana Pacers amid reports that Larry Bird is on the way out, too.
A motivated, sleeker Carmelo Anthony said Tuesday that he had lost 12 pounds since the end of the Knicks’ season.
Larry Bird has engineered a big turnaround in the Indiana Pacers. But despite the success, he’s preparing to quit this job as president.