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Tuesday, September 2, 2014

Knicks Morning News (2014.08.19)

[New York Times] With Sterling Saga Over, Ballmer Gets Ovation From Clipper Nation (Tue, 19 Aug 2014 04:50:45 GMT) With his trademark top-of-the-lungs, high-fiving, rambunctious enthusiasm, former Microsoft Corp chief executive Steve Ballmer introduced himself to Los Angeles Clippers fans on Monday, promising a new era for the NBA team after former owner Donald Sterling was banned for life over racist remarks. [New York Times] National Basketball Association Roundup (Tue, 19 Aug 2014 03:47:47 GMT) The New York Knicks will add Jim Cleamons to new coach Derek Fisher’s staff, the Los Angeles Times reported Monday. [New York Times] With Sterling …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.08.19)

[New York Times] With Sterling Saga Over, Ballmer Gets Ovation From Clipper Nation (Tue, 19 Aug 2014 04:50:45 GMT) With his trademark top-of-the-lungs, high-fiving, rambunctious enthusiasm, former Microsoft Corp chief executive Steve Ballmer introduced himself to Los Angeles Clippers fans on Monday, promising a new era for the NBA team after former owner Donald Sterling was banned for life over racist remarks. [New York Times] National Basketball Association Roundup (Tue, 19 Aug 2014 03:47:47 GMT) The New York Knicks will add Jim Cleamons to new coach Derek Fisher’s staff, the Los Angeles Times reported Monday. [New York Times] With Sterling …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.08.18)

[New York Times] Griner Helps Mercury Set WNBA Record With 29th Win (Mon, 18 Aug 2014 04:45:18 GMT) Brittney Griner isn’t surprised by the Phoenix Mercury’s success this season. Not even her team’s record-setting 29 wins. [New York Times] Sports Briefing | Pro Basketball: Liberty Win but Don’t Make the Playoffs (Mon, 18 Aug 2014 03:52:01 GMT) Tina Charles and the Liberty ended a disappointing season with a victory, just barely missing the W.N.B.A. playoffs for the second straight season. [New York Times] LeBron James’s Representative Completes His Own Journey (Mon, 18 Aug 2014 03:11:46 GMT) At the heart of …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.08.18)

[New York Times] Griner Helps Mercury Set WNBA Record With 29th Win (Mon, 18 Aug 2014 04:45:18 GMT) Brittney Griner isn’t surprised by the Phoenix Mercury’s success this season. Not even her team’s record-setting 29 wins. [New York Times] Sports Briefing | Pro Basketball: Liberty Win but Don’t Make the Playoffs (Mon, 18 Aug 2014 03:52:01 GMT) Tina Charles and the Liberty ended a disappointing season with a victory, just barely missing the W.N.B.A. playoffs for the second straight season. [New York Times] LeBron James’s Representative Completes His Own Journey (Mon, 18 Aug 2014 03:11:46 GMT) At the heart of …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.08.17)

[New York Times] Rose Hears Cheers as US Beats Brazil 95-78 (Sun, 17 Aug 2014 04:45:27 GMT) The roars for Derrick Rose started with the pregame introductions and did not fade until the final buzzer. [New York Times] Griner Helps Mercury Beat Sparks for 28th Win (Sun, 17 Aug 2014 04:27:15 GMT) Brittney Griner scored 19 points to help the Phoenix Mercury beat the Los Angeles Sparks 76-69 Saturday night, tying the WNBA record for wins. [New York Times] Sports Briefing | Basketball: Liberty End Skid With Victory Over Mystics (Sun, 17 Aug 2014 03:43:52 GMT) Plenette Pierson scored 20 …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.08.16)

[New York Post] Carmelo Anthony to get $62 million of deal in advances (Sat, 16 Aug 2014 00:34:50 -0400) Call him the $62 million man. Carmelo Anthony has elected to take half of his $22.5 million this season up front. Because the five-year, $124 million contract is built similarly… [New York Times] Sports Briefing | Pro Basketball: Kings Sign First Indian in N.B.A. (Sat, 16 Aug 2014 03:37:05 GMT) Sim Bhullar became the first player of Indian descent to sign a contract with an N.B.A. team, joining the Sacramento Kings.

Knicks Morning News (2014.08.15)

[New York Times] Sports Briefing | Basketball: Fever Top Liberty (Fri, 15 Aug 2014 03:35:27 GMT) Briann January scored 16 points as the host Indiana Fever clinched a playoff spot with a 76-63 win over the Liberty. [New York Times] Sports Briefing | Basketball: United States Routs China at Under-17 World Championship (Fri, 15 Aug 2014 03:35:09 GMT) Henry Ellenson helped lead the two-time defending champion United States to the Under-17 World Championship semifinals.