Knicks Morning News (2014.09.24)

  • [New York Times] Qatar Forfeit Basketball Game in Hijab Row (Wed, 24 Sep 2014 08:44:36 GMT)

    The Qatar women’s basketball team refused to play in their Asian Games group match against Mongolia on Wednesday after being refused permission to wear the hijab.

  • [New York Times] Sports Briefing | Basketball: Sue Bird Is First American on Four Teams for World Championship (Wed, 24 Sep 2014 03:58:06 GMT)

    Bird, who won gold in 2002 and 2010 and a bronze in 2006, was named to the 2014 United States team.

  • [New York Times] Caldwell Jones, Artful Center, Dies at 64 (Wed, 24 Sep 2014 02:52:39 GMT)

    Caldwell Jones, who helped the Philadelphia 76ers to three N.B.A. finals appearances, was a top defender who also had smooth, slithery move to the basket, a fluid hook shot and a reliable short-range jumper.

  • [New York Post] Steve Serby’s Q&A with Phil Jackson (Wed, 24 Sep 2014 04:40:26 -0400)

    First of two parts: As the Knicks ready for their first training camp under Phil Jackson, Post columnist Steve Serby sat down with the team president and 13-time NBA champion…

  • [New York Times] Qatar Forfeit Basketball Game in Hijab Row (Wed, 24 Sep 2014 08:44:36 GMT)

    The Qatar women’s basketball team refused to play in their Asian Games group match against Mongolia on Wednesday after being refused permission to wear the hijab.

  • [New York Times] Sports Briefing | Basketball: Sue Bird Is First American on Four Teams for World Championship (Wed, 24 Sep 2014 03:58:06 GMT)

    Bird, who won gold in 2002 and 2010 and a bronze in 2006, was named to the 2014 United States team.

  • [New York Times] Caldwell Jones, Artful Center, Dies at 64 (Wed, 24 Sep 2014 02:52:39 GMT)

    Caldwell Jones, who helped the Philadelphia 76ers to three N.B.A. finals appearances, was a top defender who also had smooth, slithery move to the basket, a fluid hook shot and a reliable short-range jumper.

  • [New York Post] Steve Serby’s Q&A with Phil Jackson (Wed, 24 Sep 2014 04:40:26 -0400)

    First of two parts: As the Knicks ready for their first training camp under Phil Jackson, Post columnist Steve Serby sat down with the team president and 13-time NBA champion…

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