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Derrick Rose made a baseline floater with 5.7 seconds left to lift the Chicago Bulls to an 82-81 victory over the New York Knicks on Thursday night in his first home game since he injured his left knee 18 months ago.Upvote Share Tweet
Klay Thompson Does A Pretty Good Stephen Curry Impressiondimemag.com Updated Oct 31, 2013We’ve seen Stephen Curry reach the zone before. MSG faithful still talk about his 54-point night last year like Steph played for the Knicks. But fellow Golden State wing Klay Thompson can get just as hot from the floor sometimes. Last night, against the…Upvote Share TweetDeron Williams believes the Brooklyn Nets are better equipped to deal with the Miami Heat this season.Upvote Share Tweet
After a slippery suspension, Milwaukee delays the debut of its Robert Indiana-inspired courtyahoo.com Updated Oct 31, 2013Following an embarrassing incident that forced referees into suspending Milwaukee’s final preseason game just a few minutes into the contest, the Bucks are taking a closer look at the slippery flooring that the Bucks, Toronto Raptors, and working refs f…Upvote Share Tweet
Jrue Holiday Forgot What Team He Plays For Last Nightdeadspin.com Updated Oct 31, 2013What's up, Pelicans fans? Are you excited about your team's new identity and collection of talented young players? That Anthony Davis sure looks like he's going to be great!Read more...Upvote Share TweetWhat, you expected Metta World Peace to drive to Madison Square Garden? Clearly, you've never tried taking the L.I.E. inbound in the late afternoon or fighting Fifth Avenue at rush hour. No, as any New York transit veteran knows, the smart move is to ho…Upvote Share Tweetdimemag.com Updated Oct 31, 2013“Aaron McKie.” “Aaron McKie.” During Allen Iverson‘s retirement press conference yesterday afternoon at the Wells Fargo Center, these were the two words that brought Allen to the inevitable tears. Not when he spoke on his family or friends or John Thomp…Upvote Share Tweet
New York Knick fans wait one whole quarter before deciding to boo Andrea Bargnaniyahoo.com Updated Oct 31, 2013Throughout his last two seasons in Toronto, disappointing forward Andrea Bargnani was subject to a chorus of boos from his home crowd just about any time the shots stopped falling. And for a shooter that slunked to under 40 percent shooting in his final…Upvote Share Tweetdeadspin.com Updated Oct 31, 2013Holy shit, Michael Carter-Williams! Where the hell did that come from?Read more...Upvote Share Tweet
Knicks GM Steve Mills has team that is still flawed, generally speakingnydailynews.com Updated Oct 31, 2013The Heat lost, the Nets lost. The Bulls already were losers. At his locker after the game on Wednesday, Tyson Chandler couldn’t help but smile at the stutter starts by his future rivals.Upvote Share TweetCNNSI.com Updated Oct 31, 2013MILWAUKEE (AP) -- The Bucks' slick new home floor has been temporarily shelved.Upvote Share Tweetgrantland.com Updated Oct 31, 2013In case you were busy coming around to the idea that Cowboys tight end Jason Witten is just the sort of guy who sometimes has to be yelled at, here's ...Upvote Share Tweet
Derrick Rose Game-Time CallOct 31Nick Friedell details the latest on Derrick Rose's playing status for the Bulls' matchup against the Knicks.
Rose Lifts Bulls Past KnicksOct 31Derrick Rose's shot with under 10 seconds to go pushed the Bulls to a 82-81 win over the Knicks.
Impressions Of Derrick RoseOct 31Stephen A. Smith and Michael Wilbon break down Derrick Rose's performance in the Bulls' win over the Knicks.
No new deals for Gordon Hayward of Utah Jazz or Eric Bledsoe of Phoenix Su…Oct 31Utah Jazz swingman Gordon Hayward and Phoenix Suns guard Eric Bledsoe did not get new deals before Thursday's 11:59 p.m. ET deadline and will become restricted free agents in July.
Memphis Grizzlies, Quincy Pondexter have extensionOct 31The Memphis Grizzlies signed shooting guard Quincy Pondexter to a contract extension, the team announced Thursday.
Bill Simmons on David Ortiz and his evolution into a legendOct 31Just like Bill Russell before him, David Ortiz and his larger-than-life persona have written his name in permanent ink in the Boston history books.