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Russell Westbrook’s First Basket Since Halloween Is This Sick D…

Russell Westbrook’s First Basket Since Halloween Is This Sick Double-Pump Slam

dimemag.com ESPN.com nba.com Updated 1 hour ago
This is so, so Russell Westbrook. In his first game since Halloween, the Oklahoma City Thunder superstar scored 14 first quarter points against the New York Knicks. His first bucket? A powerful, emotional double-pump dunk, naturally. Oh, how we missed t…
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  • Melo sits at Oklahoma City for back spasms

    Melo sits at Oklahoma City for back spasms

    Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony will sit out of Friday's game against the Oklahoma City Thunder due to back spasms.
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  • Carmelo likely out, Westbrook in for Knicks-Thunder

    Carmelo likely out, Westbrook in for Knicks-Thunder

    nydailynews.com 9 hours ago
    An injured star will be returning to his team's lineup here on Friday, but Carmelo Anthony will not be that player.
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  • Carmelo Anthony Was Once Convinced That He Would Sign With Bull…

    Carmelo Anthony Was Once Convinced That He Would Sign With Bulls This Summer

    dimemag.com 9 hours ago
    Just imagine where the 4-12 New York Knicks would be without Carmelo Anthony. If things had gone just a bit differently this summer, that dark timeline would be the ‘Bockers current reality. In a coming documentary chronicling his two-week free agency t…
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  • Knicks may have to face Westbrook, Durant without Melo

    Knicks may have to face Westbrook, Durant without Melo

    nydailynews.com Nov 27 (yesterday)
    The teams sport matching 4-12 records, but their star-quotient injury situations suddenly are headed in opposite directions.
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  • GIFs: James Harden Actually Plays Defense! Blocks Boogie & …

    GIFs: James Harden Actually Plays Defense! Blocks Boogie & Intercepts Pass

    dimemag.com Nov 27 (yesterday)
    Man, James Harden, perhaps one of the top five or 10 players in the NBA, never hears the end of his various defensive struggles. After barely moving an inch during a Knicks fast-break earlier this week, Harden showed why he could overcome the perception…
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  • Chandler leads Mavs to OT win over Knicks

    Chandler leads Mavs to OT win over Knicks

    ESPN.com Nov 26 (yesterday)
    Tyson Chandler set season highs with 17 points and 25 rebounds against his former team, helping the Mavericks to a 109-102 overtime victory against the Knicks, who were missing Carmelo Anthony.
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  • Knicks force overtime, but still fall to Mavericks, 109-102

    Knicks force overtime, but still fall to Mavericks, 109-102

    nydailynews.com Nov 26 (yesterday)
    Carmelo Anthony hobbled into the arena shortly before tipoff, but his presence was not enough for the Knicks to prevail despite an extremely plucky effort in their first game without their pained $124 million star this season.
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  • ESPN Now: Carmelo Anthony's back -- like the New York Knick……

    ESPN Now: Carmelo Anthony's back -- like the New York Knick…

    ESPN.com Nov 26 (3 days ago)
    Carmelo Anthony's back -- like the New York Knicks themselves -- is in bad shape. Brian Windhorst with the painful details
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  • Steph Curry Goes Bananas, Drops 40 Points On The Heat

    Steph Curry Goes Bananas, Drops 40 Points On The Heat

    deadspin.com Nov 25 (3 days ago)
    Steph Curry against-the-world games are the most fun you can have watching basketball. Whether it is 54 points against the Knicks in Madison Square Garden, whomping the Denver Nuggets in the playoffs, or some random January game, nothing is better than …
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  • Amar'e rips guardian 'angel' refs for giving Harden calls

    Amar'e rips guardian 'angel' refs for giving Harden calls

    yahoo.com dimemag.com Nov 25 (3 days ago)
    With Dwight Howard still shelved by a strained right knee, Terrence Jones entering his third week sidelined by a peroneal nerve contusion and Patrick Beverley out nursing a strained left hamstring, the New York Knicks entered Monday's road game against …
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  • Chandler: Scapegoat 'at times' with Knicks

    Chandler: Scapegoat 'at times' with Knicks

    ESPN.com Nov 25 (4 days ago)
    Center Tyson Chandler felt like a scapegoat "at times" for the failures of the New York Knicks last season.
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  • James Harden Isn't Godawful At Defense, But The GIFs Are Still …

    James Harden Isn't Godawful At Defense, But The GIFs Are Still Funny

    deadspin.com Nov 25 (4 days ago)
    The GIF above showcases objectively fucking awful defense by James Harden against the Knicks last night. He makes absolutely no effort to prevent Shane Larkin from dribbling by him, he doesn't try and steal the ball, he doesn't foul Shane Larkin to stop…
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  • GIF: James Harden Barely Pretends To Play Transition Defense Ag…

    GIF: James Harden Barely Pretends To Play Transition Defense Against Knicks

    dimemag.com Nov 25 (4 days ago)
    This GIF deserves as little explanation as possible. As the New York Knicks begin a fast break after a Houston Rockets turnover, watch James Harden barely pretend to play transition defense. Embarrassing effort. No worries, though. Houston beat New York…
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  • Video - Russell Westbrook Happy To Be Back 02:02

    Russell Westbrook Happy To Be Back

    Nov 28
    Thunder guard Russell Westbrook discusses his return to the lineup Friday night when Oklahoma City takes on the New York Knicks.
  • Video - A #HateHard Thanksgiving 02:01

    A #HateHard Thanksgiving

    Nov 26
    Amin delivers a very special #HateHard edition of thanks.
  • Video - New Lob City 01:13

    New Lob City

    Nov 25
    The Dallas Mavericks, not the Los Angeles Clippers, lead the NBA by far in alley-oops, thanks to the return of ex-Knick Tyson Chandler.
  • Video - Carmelo Injured In Knicks' Loss 01:21

    Carmelo Injured In Knicks' Loss

    Nov 24
    Carmelo Anthony injured his back and had to exit in the second quarter of the Knicks' 96-91 loss to the Rockets.

Sports Columnists

  • ESPN Now

    Nov 26
    Brian Windhorst and Tim Legler on Chicago's plan for Derrick Rose and how his injuries are affecting his teammates.
  • ESPN Now

    Nov 26
    Carmelo Anthony's back -- like the New York Knicks themselves -- is in bad shape. Brian Windhorst with the painful details
  • Los Angles Lakers granted $4.85 million disabled player exception for Stev…

    Nov 25
    The Los Angeles Lakers have been granted a $4.85 million disabled player exception by the NBA for Steve Nash, who is out for the season with a back injury, league sources told ESPN.com.
  • James needs to step up

    Nov 24
    LeBron James complained about the Cavaliers being "fragile," but Brian Windhorst writes "it is James who has been a leader in the 'fragile' category f...