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Can Calderon Lead the Knicks Back to Competitiveness?

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Jose Calderon played his first full game of the season on Saturday, and the New York Knicks won for just the second time in ten outings. After the game, Carmelo said all the right things about how great point guards can elevate teams to the next level. But the question remains: is Calderon a great point guard? And can a veteran guard of his calibre More...

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By Steven Simineri On Monday, November 24th, 2014
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Jerome Jordan’s Unusual Journey To Brooklyn

(Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE/Getty Images) Not every kid growing up in Jamaica dreams of becoming the next Patrick Ewing. In fact, since Ewing was drafted with the first overall pick of the 1985 draft by the New York More...

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By Darrin Williamson On Monday, November 24th, 2014
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The Emergence of Demarcus Cousins

(Getty Images) Do you remember when having an offensive big man a team could run their offense through was a necessity? As teams have gotten away from that, and desire for a more perimeter oriented type of game, More...

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By Darrin Williamson On Monday, November 24th, 2014
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LeBron’s difficulty leading the Cavs: “Harder than winning first championship”

(AP Photo/Mark Duncan) “I’ve taken on the burden of leading young guys,” James said, “getting them to understand what it takes to win. And it takes more than just basketball. It’s about More...

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By Marcie Perez On Friday, November 21st, 2014
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Nets’ Jason Collins To Retire After Season

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 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...