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Wednesday, May 27, 2015

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

Isiah Thomas To Be Named President Of The New York Liberty

Robert Silverman has the scoop: Oh good. That’s just wonderful. That’s just peachy. You know what, this is as much our fault as anything. The moment we think this organization and this useless, soiled baby wipe of an owner is inching towards competence, he does this. This isn’t just a matter of letting a bumbling, fool like Zeke, a gentleman that hass botched each and every single team he’s ever managed to get his slippery, vile hands on. (And in case you’ve forgotten, beyond his destruction of the Knicks, he also sent an entire pro sports league, the Continental Basketball …continue reading