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Nets’ Jason Collins To Retire After Season

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JEFF GROSS, GETTY IMAGES On Wednesday afternoon, the Brooklyn Nets organization held a press conference that illustrated Jason Collins was retiring at the end of this 2014-2015 basketball season. In the crowd watching the press conference stood his first coach in the NBA and dear friend, Jason Kidd. Collins became the first openly gay professional More...

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By Marcie Perez On Tuesday, November 18th, 2014
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Returned to the Court, Can Brook Lopez Stay Healthy?

Maddie Meyer/Getty Images Brook Lopez, he has not been much of his old self since his return to the court for the Brooklyn Nets. With a new system, coach and even new front office personnel, new goals are set into More...

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By Darrin Williamson On Tuesday, November 18th, 2014
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Kevin Garnett Plans to Become Minnesota Timberwolves Majority Owner After Playing Career

Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports Brooklyn Nets Forward Kevin Garnett wants a piece of his former team’s pie in ownership. This is the path most players take after their careers are done, it a positive step in keeping More...

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By Darrin Williamson On Tuesday, November 18th, 2014
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Kobe Praises Spurs Model of Continuity

Chris Covatta/Getty Images Kobe Bryant yearns for the same success Gregg Popovich, Tim Duncan, Manu Ginobili, and Tony Parker have endured over the last decade or two. It’s unheard of when you see athletes past More...

By Jesse Goleman On Saturday, November 15th, 2014
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Princeton Men’s Basketball Tops Rider in Season Opener

The Men’s basketball team used a second half rally to top Rider in their season and home opener 64-58 on Friday night. Spencer Weisz led all players with 18 points, which also matched a career high. The first More...

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By Michelle SportsX On Saturday, November 15th, 2014
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What Do Alison Levine and Roger Staubach Have In Common?

Alison Levine, author of On the Edge signed this book for me to show support of America’s team – Michelle SportsX When the author of the New York Times best selling book, On the Edge, was asked which More...

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By Michael Schepp On Thursday, November 6th, 2014
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Through Five Games, Knicks Showing Mix of Highs and Lows

(Jim O’Connor-USA TODAY Sports) The New York Knicks started their three game road trip Wednesday night with a 98-95 loss in Detroit. They will now play the Nets on Friday in Brooklyn (not so much a road game) More...

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By Michael Schepp On Thursday, October 23rd, 2014
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What we’ve learned about the Knicks thus far in preseason

Jennifer Pottheiser/Getty Images Through six games of the pre-season including a win last night over the Washington Wizards, the New York Knicks are at a record of 3-3. A trip to Canada to play the Raptors on Friday More...

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By Chip Gianni Jr. On Sunday, October 12th, 2014
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Utah Jazz sign five year-old to one-day contract

Tom Smart/AP The Utah Jazz signed a five year free agent guard for a special scrimmage the on Monday October 6. JP Gibson, of Layton, UT, had been diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Thanks to the Jazz More...

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By Michael Schepp On Wednesday, October 8th, 2014
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Getting Ready for Knicks Preseason

(Getty Images) This Wednesday, October 8, 2014, the New York Knicks 2014-15 season will officially be underway as they travel to face the Boston Celtics for their first preseason game of the year.  This game will More...