Knicks Morning News (2015.06.11)

  • [New York Times] Dellavedova’s Success Delights Sleepy Australian Home-Town (Thu, 11 Jun 2015 08:58:59 GMT)

    Don’t be fooled by the viking beard and the cavalier approach to man-on-man defense. Cleveland guard Matthew Dellavedova is a good country boy with a heart of gold, according to proud residents of the Australian’s sleepy home-town.

  • [New York Times] N.B.A Finals: Cleveland Cavaliers Tired? They Should See the Other Guys (Thu, 11 Jun 2015 06:51:52 GMT)

    Injury-plagued Cleveland is taking inspiration from its star, LeBron James, who has praised teammates like Matthew Dellavedova for their contributions against the Golden State Warriors.

  • [New York Times] Down 2-1 to Cavs, Warriors Face ‘Urgent’ NBA Finals Game 4 (Thu, 11 Jun 2015 06:17:03 GMT)

    The Golden State Warriors haven’t lost three straight games all season, and doing so now would force them to make the greatest comeback in NBA Finals history.

  • [New York Times] Nike Will Replace Adidas as N.B.A.’s Official On-Court Apparel Provider (Thu, 11 Jun 2015 03:21:12 GMT)

    A new agreement will allow Nike to manufacture jerseys for retail markets as part of an eight-year deal worth about $1 billion, more than double the value of the league’s deal with Adidas.

  • [New York Times] TV Sports: Without Showing Games, ESPN Leaves a Mark on the N.B.A. Finals (Thu, 11 Jun 2015 01:16:52 GMT)

    The arrangement between ESPN and ABC keeps the telecasts of the N.B.A. championship all in the Walt Disney Company family.