Tsioropoulos won an N.C.A.A. title with Kentucky in 1951 before serving in the Air Force and playing for the Boston Celtics during the rest of the ’50s.
Month: August 2015
NEW YORK, August 27, 2015 – The New York Knickerbockers announced its 2015-16 preseason schedule.
The schedule is as follows:
|Oct. 7||vs. Paschoalotto/Bauru (Brazil)||Madison Square Garden||New York||NY||7:30 p.m.|
|Oct. 9||@ Washington Wizards||Verizon Center||Washington||D.C.||7:00 p.m.|
|Oct. 12||vs. Philadelphia 76ers||Madison Square Garden||New York||NY||7:30 p.m.|
|Oct. 16||vs. Boston Celtics||Madison Square Garden||New York||NY||7:30 p.m.|
|Oct. 17||@ Charlotte Hornets||Time Warner Cable Arena||Charlotte||NC||7:00 p.m.|
|Oct. 22||@ Boston Celtics||TD Garden||Boston||MA||7:30 p.m.|
Note: All times Eastern
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