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By Darrin Williamson On Friday, December 5th, 2014
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Are the Knicks Secretly Tanking?

(Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)   The debacle that is the New York Knicks have been irrelevant for years now, but not for long. The Knicks have a fan base that’s been inpatient for some time, and the More...

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By Darrin Williamson On Friday, December 5th, 2014
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NBA: Early Season MVP Candidates

This season is still young, and rankings will change. Sometimes injuries occur, decline in production, or a player product of a deep team where the scoring is evenly distributed. This season so far has been swayed More...

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By Darrin Williamson On Monday, December 1st, 2014
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NBA Commissioner, Adam Silver, Wants Draft Eligibility Age Raised

(Getty Images)   NBA Commissioner, Adam Silver, finds it acceptable for the minimum age requirement to enter the NBA draft to be set at 20. Commissioner Silver and National Basketball Players Association executive 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 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 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...

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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...

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By Michael Schepp On Wednesday, August 27th, 2014
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Knicks Announce Preseason Schedule

This week the NBA released the New York Knicks preseason schedule for the upcoming 2014-15 season. The Knicks will play 7 games in total from October 8th and concluding October 24th. Three of the games will be played More...

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By Michael Schepp On Thursday, August 14th, 2014
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A Quick Look at Knicks 2014-15 Schedule

Courtesy of Madison Square Garden On Wednesday, the NBA released the schedule for the upcoming season. The New York Knicks will be opening up the season at Madison Square Garden on October 29 against Derrick Rose More...

Other than the trade for Jarrett Jack, the Brooklyn Nets offseason has not been inspiring. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
By Ryan Flannery On Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014
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NBA Free Agency 2014 Report Card

Atlanta Hawks: The Hawks big free agent splash came early with the signing of former Bulls and  Thunder defensive specialist Thabo Sefolosha.  Atlanta entered the free agent market with a lot of flexibility and More...