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Saturday, May 23, 2015

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

Knicks Morning News (2015.05.05)

[New York Times] Griffin Triple-Double Leads Clippers Past Rockets (Tue, 05 May 2015 05:40:25 GMT) Blake Griffin recorded a triple-double and received plenty of support in the absence of Chris Paul as the Los Angeles Clippers claimed a 117-101 road victory over the Houston Rockets in Game One of their Western Conference semi-final on Monday. [New York Times] Griffin’s Triple-Double Lifts Clippers Over Rockets 117-101 (Tue, 05 May 2015 05:37:45 GMT) Blake Griffin had 26 points, 14 rebounds and 13 assists for his second straight triple-double to lift the Chris Paul-less Los Angeles Clippers to a 117-101 victory over the …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2015.05.04)

[New York Times] Clippers and Chris Paul Survive the Spurs With Trust, Toughness and Resolve (Mon, 04 May 2015 01:57:55 GMT) A banged-up Paul and his teammates had only 48 hours to recover before facing Houston in the Western Conference semifinals. [New York Times] On Pro Basketball: Decades After a Famous Shot, the Fall Guy Is Still Recovering (Mon, 04 May 2015 01:40:01 GMT) Craig Ehlo is remembered for failing to stop Michael Jordan’s winning shot in the final seconds of the first round of the Eastern Conference playoffs in 1989. But he has triumphed in other ways. [New York …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2015.05.03)

[New York Post] Karl-Anthony Towns raves about Phil Jackson: ‘Knows how to win’ (Sun, 03 May 2015 01:01:58 -0400) Kentucky center Karl-Anthony Towns won't admit if he is rooting for a specific ping-pong ball to come up for his childhood team, the Knicks, in the May 19 NBA Draft… [New York Times] Clippers Have 2 Days Rest Before Facing Rockets in 2nd Round (Sun, 03 May 2015 06:04:32 GMT) The Los Angeles Clippers have less than two days to enjoy their wildly entertaining first-round series victory over the defending NBA champion San Antonio Spurs. [New York Times] Clippers 111, Spurs …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2015.05.02)

[New York Times] Hawks Find Their Groove in Finishing Off Nets in First Round (Sat, 02 May 2015 06:43:39 GMT) The Atlanta Hawks may never duplicate the way they played in January, during the best month in NBA history. [New York Times] Hawks Soar Over Nets to Seal Series Victory (Sat, 02 May 2015 04:40:29 GMT) Paul Millsap collected 25 points, nine rebounds and six assists as the Atlanta Hawks closed out their first round playoff series against the Brooklyn Nets with a 111-87 road victory in Game Six on Friday. [New York Times] Hawks 111, Nets 87: Hawks Eliminate …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2015.05.01)

[New York Times] Bulls Beat Bucks, It’s On to Cavaliers (Fri, 01 May 2015 06:25:36 GMT) When playing at their best, the Chicago Bulls are a team that can go far in the NBA playoffs. They just aren’t making things easy for themselves along the way. [New York Times] Clippers Beat Spurs 102-96 to Force Game 7 (Fri, 01 May 2015 06:01:39 GMT) Blake Griffin had 26 points and 12 rebounds and Chris Paul had 19 points and 15 assists as the Los Angeles Clippers held on for a 102-96 victory over the San Antonio Spurs on Thursday night, forcing …continue reading