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Sunday, May 24, 2015

Knicks Morning News (2015.04.30)

[ESPN.com – New York Knicks] Windhorst: How injury affects Love's contract decision (Thu, 30 Apr 2015 01:48:20 EST) Windhorst: How injury affects Love's contract decision [New York Times] Grizzlies Earn Some Rest Before Semifinal With Warriors (Thu, 30 Apr 2015 06:49:04 GMT) The Memphis Grizzlies were so busy finishing off their first-round series they haven’t considered the impact of playing the Golden State Warriors without Mike Conley. [New York Times] Spurs Look to Move on, Bucks Try to Hang On in NBA’s Game 6s (Thu, 30 Apr 2015 06:12:59 GMT) The San Antonio Spurs want to move on. The Milwaukee …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2015.04.29)

[New York Times] Spurs Edge Clippers 111-107 in Pivotal Game 5 on Late Call (Wed, 29 Apr 2015 06:57:40 GMT) The ball bounced around the rim, and the pivotal fifth game of a thrilling first-round series teetered along with it. [New York Times] Rockets Have Bigger Goals After Advancing to Second Round (Wed, 29 Apr 2015 06:33:26 GMT) After advancing to the second round of the NBA playoffs for the first time since 2009, the Houston Rockets shifted their focus to much bigger goals. [New York Times] Hawks Facing Pressure, Grizzlies Trying to Advance (Wed, 29 Apr 2015 06:18:51 GMT) …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2015.04.28)

[New York Post] Knicks may land power forward Jackson whiffed on last year (Tue, 28 Apr 2015 02:01:07 -0400) Nobody was more surprised than Hawks veteran power forward Elton Brand when he received the midnight email last July 1 from Knicks president Phil Jackson. Free agency had begun, and… [New York Times] Blazers Stave Off Elimination With 99-92 Win Over Memphis (Tue, 28 Apr 2015 06:35:51 GMT) After the final buzzer of their Game 4 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies on Monday night, the Portland Trail Blazers all gathered in a huddle at midcourt and raised their clasped hands skyward. …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2015.04.27)

[New York Times] N.B.A. Roundup: Wizards Eliminate the Raptors in a Rout (Mon, 27 Apr 2015 09:25:54 GMT) Paul Pierce scored 14 points and received a standing ovation as Washington ousted Toronto in a sweep. [New York Times] After Wizards Get Sweep, Pierce Takes Jabs at Raptors, Drake (Mon, 27 Apr 2015 06:38:22 GMT) At age 37, Paul Pierce is having a grand ol’ time on this playoff run with the Washington Wizards. [New York Times] Grizzlies, Bulls Wary Even With Big Leads in Playoffs (Mon, 27 Apr 2015 06:20:24 GMT) The Grizzlies and Bulls head into their games Monday …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2015.04.26)

[New York Times] Grizzlies Hold Off Blazers Rally to Win 115-109, Go Up 3-0 (Sun, 26 Apr 2015 06:56:22 GMT) Stung by the loss of point guard Mike Conley, the Grizzlies gritted out their latest victory over the Trail Blazers. [New York Times] Warriors Confident After Sweep of Pelicans (Sun, 26 Apr 2015 06:41:19 GMT) Golden State coach Steve Kerr dead-panned that he’d be relaxing on the beaches of Cabo San Lucas while waiting to find out who would be the Warriors’ second-round playoff opponent. [New York Times] The 1st Round of NBA Playoffs Seems Way Too Easy for LeBron …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2015.04.25)

[New York Times] After Working OT in NBA Playoffs, Curry, Rose Can Earn Rest (Sat, 25 Apr 2015 06:47:21 GMT) If Stephen Curry and Derrick Rose are tired after working overtime, now is the chance to earn some rest. [New York Times] Leonard Leads Spurs to 100-73 Win Over Spurs and 2-1 Lead (Sat, 25 Apr 2015 05:29:23 GMT) Kawhi Leonard has a passion for playing defense, but the San Antonio Spurs forward does not want to be regarded a one-dimensional player. [New York Times] Pierce, Wall Get Wiz Past Raptors 106-99 for 3-0 Series Lead (Sat, 25 Apr 2015 …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2015.04.24)

[New York Times] For Some in the N.B.A., Pregame Chapel Can Be a Spiritual Ankle-Taping (Fri, 24 Apr 2015 09:00:12 GMT) There are critics of N.B.A. teams’ pregame chapel services, but many people in the league have made the practice an essential part of their pregame ritual. [New York Times] Warriors Erase 20-Point Hole, Beat Pelicans 123-119 in OT (Fri, 24 Apr 2015 06:50:28 GMT) Stephen Curry wasn’t about to turn down the music, or put any kind of damper on a giddy locker room celebration that seemed more reminiscent of a series-clinching triumph. [New York Times] Clippers-Spurs Series Giving …continue reading