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Friday, May 22, 2015

Knicks Morning News (2015.05.11)

[New York Times] Top Seeds in Both East, West in Trouble Trailing Semis 2-1 (Mon, 11 May 2015 07:45:10 GMT) First-year coach Steve Kerr knows a crucial moment in the playoffs, so he understands exactly the test his Golden State Warriors face trailing Memphis 2-1 in their Western Conference semifinal. [New York Times] Clippers Rout Rockets 128-95 to Take 3-1 Series Lead (Mon, 11 May 2015 05:12:01 GMT) DeAndre Jordan scored 26 points, surviving Houston’s intentional-foul fest in the first half, and the Los Angeles Clippers won 128-95 on Sunday night to take a 3-1 lead and put the Rockets …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2015.05.10)

[New York Times] Injuries Keep Piling Up, Adding to Playoff Drama (Sun, 10 May 2015 06:12:05 GMT) Kyrie Irving is limping. Pau Gasol is aching. Chris Paul is limited. Kevin Love is gone. And the injury list around the NBA just keeps growing. [New York Times] Grizzlies Take 2-1 Series Lead Over Warriors With 99-89 Win (Sun, 10 May 2015 04:21:06 GMT) Zach Randolph scored 22 points and Marc Gasol added 21 points and 15 rebounds as the Memphis Grizzlies beat the Golden State Warriors 99-89 on Saturday night to take a 2-1 lead in their Western Conference semifinal. [New …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2015.05.09)

[New York Times] Austin Rivers Propels Clippers Past Rockets 124-99 (Sat, 09 May 2015 06:48:05 GMT) Austin Rivers scored a career playoff-high 25 points, sparking a decisive run to end the third quarter, and the Los Angeles Clippers beat the Houston Rockets 124-99 Friday night for a 2-1 lead in the Western Conference semifinals. [New York Times] Injured Point Guards Major Impact in East, West Semifinals (Sat, 09 May 2015 06:27:09 GMT) John Wall hopes to test his broken left hand and wrist by trying to dribble a basketball. [New York Times] Clippers Rout Rockets to Win Game Three (Sat, …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2015.05.08)

[New York Times] NBA: Most Exclusive Club When It Comes to Winning Titles (Fri, 08 May 2015 06:30:39 GMT) The NBA could crown a first-time champion this year. [New York Times] LeBron Leads Cavs Into Chicago, With JR Smith Joining Him (Fri, 08 May 2015 06:15:41 GMT) The statue outside is of Michael Jordan. The court inside, come playoff time, has often belonged to LeBron James. [New York Times] Seattle Storm Express Concern After Liberty’s Hiring of Isiah Thomas (Fri, 08 May 2015 04:43:33 GMT) Seattle’s owners emphasized a duty to address “sexual harassment, domestic violence and sexual assault, all …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2015.05.07)

[New York Post] Anucha Browne: MSG statement an ‘attempt to rewrite history’ (Thu, 07 May 2015 04:02:22 -0400) When Isiah Thomas was hired as president of the WNBA's Liberty on Tuesday, Anucha Browne took the high road. But when the Garden put out a statement talking about the… [New York Times] Conley’s Comeback Stirs Memories of Gritty Performances (Thu, 07 May 2015 06:45:14 GMT) The Masked Assassin. One-Eyed Charlie. The Terminator. [New York Times] WNBA Reviewing Isiah Thomas Hire, Domestic Violence Case (Thu, 07 May 2015 06:21:03 GMT) The WNBA has been thrust into the national conversation about domestic violence …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2015.05.06)

[New York Times] NBA-Grizzlies Maul Warriors to Even Series (Wed, 06 May 2015 06:40:24 GMT) Mike Conley outplayed NBA Most Valuable Player Stephen Curry and defensive ace Tony Allen harassed All-Star Klay Thompson into an off-shooting night as the Memphis Grizzlies stunned the top-seeded Golden State Warriors 97-90 on Tuesday. [New York Times] Conley Comes Back, Leads Grizzlies Past Warriors 97-90 (Wed, 06 May 2015 06:37:43 GMT) Mike Conley returned just eight days after having facial surgery to score 22 points, and the Memphis Grizzlies used a smothering defensive effort to beat the Golden State Warriors 97-90 on Tuesday night, …continue reading