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Injured Philadelphia 76ers all-star center Andrew Bynum says he has suffered a "setback" in his return from a knee injury.Upvote Share Tweet
Dime Q&A: Brook Lopez On Video Games, Mikhail Prokhorov’s Game And Comic-ConThe man in the middle of the Nets’ first season in Brooklyn is Brook Lopez, who’s averaging 17.5 points, 6.8 rebounds and a career-high 2.3 blocks after signing a four-year contract worth more than $60 million. Just as the spotlight has greeted the NeUpvote Share Tweet
How the Knicks Mirror the '10-11 Champion Mavsnytimes.com Nov 16, 2012This 2012-13 Knicks recall the Mavericks team that won the N.B.A. title in 2011, and not just because Jason Kidd and Tyson Chandler are on the roster.Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Nov 16, 2012It probably isn't a smart assertion to ask you to pay attention, quickly, to the Milwaukee Bucks' division-leading start. It's true that the team has made its hay with a series of wins against lottery types in the East, plus two impressive wins over the…Upvote Share TweetAmidst the Celtics’ early season struggles, an unexpected bright spot is emerging from the end of the bench. Former Sixth Man of the Year Leandro Barbosa has made his presence felt despite a plethora of depth at the guard spot in Boston this season. WhiUpvote Share Tweet
A Video Exists Of Rasheed Wallace (Maybe) Fighting Some Dude In A White Plains Parking Lotdeadspin.com Nov 16, 2012And we know this because we got an email about it from a tipster at 11:17 this morning: More »Upvote Share Tweet
The Revenge Of Carmelo AnthonyLast night, the New York Knicks beat the Spurs in San Antonio, 104-100, to move to 6-0 on the season. It’s only the second time the Knicks have started a season 6-0 in their history, the other time being a 7-0 start to the 1993-94 season. Despite the wiUpvote Share Tweet
Tony Parker Crossover Leaves Raymond Felton Confuseddeadspin.com Nov 16, 2012In fairness to Felton, it looks like he was anticipating the screen from Tim Duncan, and that he was trying to avoid it. Felton eventually figured out where Parker was going about an hour later, but the Knicks still won. They're now 6-and-fucking-0. Mor…Upvote Share Tweet
The Knicks Can’t Be Stopped Even When ‘Melo Is; LeBron Puts The Nuggets To SleepThe Knicks only had 3-of-12 shooting by Carmelo Anthony (nine points though he did get 12 boards) and were on the road in San Antonio and yet New York went into Texas and still won, 104-100 to stay undefeated against all odds. And by against all odds, w…Upvote Share Tweet
Are The Knicks Better Off Without Lin?Nov 16"NBA Tonight" looks at the Knicks without Jeremy Lin.
TrueHoop TV: Weekend DimeNov 16Marc Stein on whether the Knicks and Grizzlies are true contenders, the wonder that is Jason Kidd, and if Mike D'Antoni is a good fit in L.A.
Knicks A Legitimate Threat To Heat?Nov 16Stephen A. Smith and Skip Bayless debate whether the Knicks are a legitimate threat to the Heat following win over the Spurs.
Spike Lee Sees Unselfishness In KnicksNov 16Spike Lee discusses the Knicks' 6-0 start and their long-term chances for the 2012-13 season.
NBA: Memphis Grizzlies' size too much as they knock off the previously und…Nov 16The New York Knicks lost their cool and lost their first game in Memphis to the powerful, red-hot Grizzlies, writes John Hollinger.
Why the NHL needs to rid themselves of Gary BettmanNov 16Before getting to the Week 11 picks, let's take a moment to honor the incompetence of the NHL commissioner.