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Sunday, May 1, 2016

Knicks Morning News (2016.04.26)

[ESPN.com – New York Knicks] Tuesday's Knicks Links: Lakers' next head coach could impact Phil Jackson, Knicks (Tue, 26 Apr 2016 05:05:31 EST) Tuesday's Knicks Links: Lakers' next head coach could impact Phil Jackson, Knicks [New York Times] Sports of The Times: N.B.A. Should Cut to the Chase With a Best-of-3 First Round (Tue, 26 Apr 2016 01:56:20 GMT) In late April, the N.B.A. playoff season has an event horizon out there at the edge of Alpha Centauri, with long series and long games. [New York Times] Roundup: Thunder Finish Off Mavericks and Will Next Face the Spurs (Tue, 26 …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2016.04.25)

[New York Times] Warriors 124, Rockets 94 | Warriors lead series, 3-1: Warriors Defeat the Rockets, but Lose Stephen Curry, Again (Mon, 25 Apr 2016 00:11:22 GMT) Curry returned for Game 4 of the playoff series after missing the last two games with a right ankle sprain, but he injured his knee on the final play of the first half and sat out the second half. [New York Times] Roundup: Spurs and Cavaliers Sweep Their Way Into Second Round (Mon, 25 Apr 2016 03:53:15 GMT) The San Antonio Spurs swept their way into the Western Conference semifinals over the Memphis …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2016.04.24)

[New York Times] N.B.A. Roundup: Nerves Fray as Thunder Leave Mavericks on Brink; Pacers Rout Raptors (Sun, 24 Apr 2016 05:35:58 GMT) Enes Kanter scored 28 points, and Kevin Durant had 19 before he was ejected late in the game as Oklahoma City took a three-games-to-one lead on Dallas. [New York Times] Spurs, Cavs Look to Sweep; Celtics, Rockets Try to Get Even (Sun, 24 Apr 2016 06:24:41 GMT) The San Antonio Spurs know finishing off a playoff series is challenging. Being a win away from sweeping an opponent is even harder. [New York Times] Trail Blazers Get Back Into …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2016.04.23)

[New York Times] Roundup: Celtics Beat Hawks as Isaiah Thomas Scores 42 (Sat, 23 Apr 2016 03:21:43 GMT) Thomas’s point total was a career high as the Celtics closed to two games to one in the best-of-seven series. [New York Times] Pearl Washington, Dazzling Guard Who Put Syracuse on Basketball Map, Dies at 52 (Sat, 23 Apr 2016 01:08:19 GMT) A charismatic point guard who achieved legend status as a Brooklyn schoolboy, he helped lift Syracuse University to national prominence in basketball and went on to play in the N.B.A. [New York Times] Hornets, Blazers Need a Win; Thunder, Raptors …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2016.04.22)

[ESPN.com – New York Knicks] Friday's Knicks Links: Melo skips Jackson's 'triangle' workshop (Fri, 22 Apr 2016 04:42:18 EST) Friday's Knicks Links: Melo skips Jackson's 'triangle' workshop [New York Post] Carmelo curiously skipped Phil Jackson’s triangle meeting (Fri, 22 Apr 2016 00:54:15 -0400) Before the season finale and on Trash-Bag Day, Carmelo Anthony admitted he was tired of saying the word "triangle.'' Apparently he's also tired of listening to the word triangle. According to a basketball source, Anthony was not one of the 10 Knicks who were part of Phil Jackson's triangle workshop held Tuesday and Wednesday in… [New York …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2016.04.20)

[ESPN.com – New York Knicks] Wednesday's Knicks Links: Phil Jackson's triangle seminar (Wed, 20 Apr 2016 05:06:03 EST) Wednesday's Knicks Links: Phil Jackson's triangle seminar [New York Times] Stephen Curry’s Ankle Finally Gives Warriors Cause to Worry (Wed, 20 Apr 2016 01:07:32 GMT) Golden State’s 2-0 lead over Houston belies the fragility of its championship chances when the health of Stephen Curry, the reigning M.V.P., is in question. [New York Times] Roundup: A 7-Point First Quarter Dooms the Celtics (Wed, 20 Apr 2016 03:26:13 GMT) The Celtics’ troubles were not unexpected as they had to play without Avery Bradley, their …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2016.04.19)

[ESPN.com – New York Knicks] Tuesday's Knicks Links: Jackson, Walton deny head coach job was discussed (Tue, 19 Apr 2016 04:49:08 EST) Tuesday's Knicks Links: Jackson, Walton deny head coach job was discussed [New York Times] Warriors 115, Rockets 106: Warriors Get By Without Stephen Curry, but His Injury Looms Large (Tue, 19 Apr 2016 06:03:44 GMT) Golden State’s 2-0 lead over Houston belies the fragility of its championship chances when the health of Curry, the reigning M.V.P., is in question. [New York Times] N.B.A. Roundup: Mavericks Survive at Buzzer and Tie Series With Thunder (Tue, 19 Apr 2016 03:41:22 …continue reading