Knicks Morning News (2015.02.19)

  • [New York Daily News] Doctor: Carmelo Anthony could miss up to 8 months (Thu, 19 Feb 2015 06:01:35 GMT)

    A top New York sports medicine specialist said Carmelo Anthony’s recovery time frame is more likely 6 to 8 months, not 4 to 6.

  • [New York Daily News] Isola: Have we seen the best of Carmelo Anthony with Knicks? (Thu, 19 Feb 2015 06:01:14 GMT)

    Raise your hand if you had Andrea Bargnani lasting longer this season than both Amar’e Stoudemire and Carmelo Anthony.

  • [New York Daily News] Carmelo Anthony season over as Knicks star to have surgery (Thu, 19 Feb 2015 06:00:56 GMT)

    The worst season of Melo’s career ended when the Knicks announced the All-Star forward will not play again due to chronic knee pain.

  • [New York Daily News] Timeline of Carmelo Anthony’s 2014-15 season with Knicks (Thu, 19 Feb 2015 05:58:37 GMT)

    A look at Carmelo Anthony’s 2014-14 season.

  • [New York Times] AP Source: Wolves, Nets Discussing Kevin Garnett Trade (Thu, 19 Feb 2015 06:21:54 GMT)

    The Timberwolves and Brooklyn Nets are discussing a deal that would bring Kevin Garnett back to Minnesota, the place where his brilliant career began and to the franchise that he put on the map.

  • [New York Times] Former Trail Blazers Player Jerome Kersey Dies at 52 (Thu, 19 Feb 2015 05:04:02 GMT)

    Jerome Kersey, the versatile small forward who helped the Portland Trail Blazers reach two NBA Finals and won a title with the San Antonio Spurs in 1999, died Wednesday. He was 52.

  • [New York Times] Amar’e Stoudemire’s Time With Knicks Done After Buyout (Thu, 19 Feb 2015 02:38:05 GMT)

    The veteran forward was waived after requesting that the Knicks buy out the remainder of his contract, which was set to expire after this season.

  • [New York Times] His All-Star Moment Over, Carmelo Anthony Ends a Painful Season With Surgery (Thu, 19 Feb 2015 02:02:46 GMT)

    Anthony, who appeared in 40 of the Knicks’ 53 games this season, has said he has had soreness in his left knee since the team’s second game.

  • [New York Times] Scene City: Basketball and Fashion Share the Court (Thu, 19 Feb 2015 00:26:33 GMT)

    A series of parties exploited the overlap in the N.B.A. All-Star Game and New York Fashion Week.

  • [New York Post] Anthony’s post-op timetable is worst-case scenario: doctor (Thu, 19 Feb 2015 01:49:08 -0500)

    A leading orthopedic surgeon told The Post Phil Jackson's possible four- to six-month timetable for Carmelo Anthony seems a worst-case scenario, allowing for the possibility other damage is found during…

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