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Sunday, August 2, 2015

Knicks Morning News (2015.07.28)

[New York Times] Sports Briefing | Pro Basketball: Celtics and Warriors Finish Deal for David Lee (Tue, 28 Jul 2015 02:54:22 GMT) Golden State will send Lee, a two-time All-Star forward, to Boston for Gerald Wallace and Chris Babb. [New York Daily News] Knicks’ Phil was wary of Marc Gasol due to cap constraints (Tue, 28 Jul 2015 05:10:04 GMT) Phil Jackson told a friend in February that he was weary of giving Memphis’ Marc Gasol a contract with a starting salary of $18 million.

Knicks Morning News (2015.07.27)

[New York Times] Second Half of WNBA Season Set to Get Under Way (Mon, 27 Jul 2015 06:25:38 GMT) With All-Star weekend finished, the WNBA turns its attention to the second half of the season. [New York Times] Australia Dumps Cambage for Attending Rock Festival (Mon, 27 Jul 2015 01:25:30 GMT) Australia have dumped leading women’s basketball player Liz Cambage from Olympic qualifiers after she skipped the first day of a training camp to attend a rock festival. [New York Times] W.N.B.A. Star Tamika Catchings Nears End of One Career While Preparing for Another (Mon, 27 Jul 2015 00:35:05 GMT) …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2015.07.26)

[New York Times] Sports Briefing | Pro Basketball: West Wins W.N.B.A. All-Star Game (Sun, 26 Jul 2015 03:40:33 GMT) Maya Moore scored a record 30 points to lead the West to a 117-112 victory over the East in the W.N.B.A. All-Star Game.

Knicks Morning News (2015.07.25)

[New York Daily News] Carmelo Anthony to attend USA minicamp in Vegas: reports (Sat, 25 Jul 2015 04:17:50 GMT) In a sign that Carmelo Anthony should be ready for the start of training camp, he plans to attend a USA Basketball minicamp in Las Vegas. [New York Times] Elena Delle Donne Emerges as Face of the W.N.B.A. (Sat, 25 Jul 2015 02:12:32 GMT) With the league’s best players gathered for Saturday’s All-Star Game, Delle Donne’s colleagues, including Brittney Griner, are acknowledging that she has begun to fulfill the lofty expectations with which she entered the league.

Knicks Morning News (2015.07.24)

[New York Times] Sports Briefing | Pro Basketball: Kings Sign Caron Butler (Fri, 24 Jul 2015 03:48:06 GMT) The Sacramento Kings have signed the veteran forward Caron Butler to a two-year, $3 million contract with a player option in the second season.

Knicks Morning News (2015.07.23)

[New York Post] Ex-Knick Pablo Prigioni reaches deal with another Western power (Thu, 23 Jul 2015 02:48:37 -0400) Former Knick Pablo Prigioni will get a chance to contribute with another playoff team. The 38-year-old free-agent point guard reached an agreement with the Clippers on a one-year, veteran's minimum… [New York Times] Liberty 59, Sparks 53: Tina Charles Leads Liberty Past Sparks for Fifth Straight Win (Thu, 23 Jul 2015 05:26:40 GMT) Charles had 14 points and 14 rebounds as the Liberty dominated on the glass and secured sole possession of first place in the Eastern Conference heading into the All-Star …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2015.07.21)

[New York Times] Hammon, Spurs Take Las Vegas Summer League Championship (Tue, 21 Jul 2015 04:22:39 GMT) Becky Hammon already made history when she became the first female head coach in NBA summer league. [New York Times] Sports Briefing | Pro Basketball: Nuggets Trade Ty Lawson to Rockets (Tue, 21 Jul 2015 03:56:18 GMT) Denver received a protected first-round pick in 2016, four plays and cash from Houston. [New York Times] Pistons Welcome Reggie Jackson Back With New Contract (Tue, 21 Jul 2015 00:17:05 GMT) Less than a month ago, Stan Van Gundy said bringing back point guard Reggie Jackson …continue reading