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Monday, September 15, 2014

Knicks Morning News (2014.08.21)

[New York Times] Sports Briefing | Basketball: Irving Shines in U.S. Win (Thu, 21 Aug 2014 04:49:17 GMT) Kyrie Irving, starting in place of Derrick Rose, made all five of his shots and scored 12 points, and the United States’ national team beat the Dominican Republic, 105-62, in an exhibition game at Madison Square Garden. [New York Times] AP Source: Lynx’s Moore Has Won WNBA MVP Award (Thu, 21 Aug 2014 03:44:55 GMT) Minnesota’s Maya Moore has won the WNBA most valuable player award, a person close to the situation told The Associated Press on Wednesday night. [New York Times] …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.08.20)

[New York Times] On Basketball: Derrick Rose Plays for Team U.S.A. Despite His Injury History (Wed, 20 Aug 2014 02:03:54 GMT) N.B.A. players who choose to represent their nations in international competition know they could get hurt but ignore the danger “because they care.” [New York Times] Dick Bavetta, N.B.A. Referee for 39 Years, Is Retiring (Wed, 20 Aug 2014 00:32:22 GMT) The longtime court official announced he will retire from the league after having worked a record 2,635 regular-season games and 270 playoff contests. [New York Times] Steve Ballmer Quits Microsoft Board, Citing His Outside Duties (Wed, 20 Aug …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.08.20)

[New York Times] On Basketball: Derrick Rose Plays for Team U.S.A. Despite His Injury History (Wed, 20 Aug 2014 02:03:54 GMT) N.B.A. players who choose to represent their nations in international competition know they could get hurt but ignore the danger “because they care.” [New York Times] Dick Bavetta, N.B.A. Referee for 39 Years, Is Retiring (Wed, 20 Aug 2014 00:32:22 GMT) The longtime court official announced he will retire from the league after having worked a record 2,635 regular-season games and 270 playoff contests. [New York Times] Steve Ballmer Quits Microsoft Board, Citing His Outside Duties (Wed, 20 Aug …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 (2014.08.19)

[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