Shumpert Is Excited About Doing More On Offense Than “Standing In The Corner”
dimemag.com Updated Aug 28 (4 days ago)
Iman Shumpert’s 2013-2014 was among the most disappointing in basketball. As trade rumors swirled around him from last season’s outset, the two-way prowess that made Shumpert one of the league’s most promising young wings the year before all but vanishe…Upvote Share Tweet
J.R. Smith Says He’s “On Pace” To Be Among Best Shooters Ever; He’s Rightdimemag.com Aug 28 (5 days ago)J.R. Smith doesn’t need to tell us that he has an inflated sense of his abilities. That’s been obvious since the talented but wildly inconsistent shooting guard was drafted as an 18 year-old high school graduate in 2004. It takes a “special” mindset to …Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Aug 27 (6 days ago)I have a hard time interpreting J.R. Smith's Instagram account, but I'm pretty sure the Knicks guard just declared himself one of the greatest shooters in basketball history, which is ... interesting? "They said I wouldn't make it! I did! They said…Upvote Share Tweet
Dick Bavetta’s Three Favorite NBA Crowds: L.A., New York, Bostondimemag.com Aug 27 (6 days ago)Recently retired NBA referee Dick Bavetta named his three favorite NBA crowds in an interview this week. In a lengthy chat with Steve Aschburner of NBA.com’s Hang Time Blog, Bavetta revealed his favorite NBA cities, best crowds and most memorable fans, …Upvote Share Tweet
Knicks announce preseason schedule, will play three games at MSGnydailynews.com Aug 25The Knicks have finally announced their preseason schedule, which consists of seven games against six Eastern Conference opponents throughout October.Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Aug 22As the summer wears on, with training camps and preseason play still off in (what feels like) the distant future, we turn our attention to the past. Join us as we while away a few late-summer moments recalling some of the most scintillating slams of yes…Upvote Share Tweet
Carmelo Anthony eager for Knicks turnaround, believes they will make playoffsnydailynews.com Aug 21He wasn't suited up to play, but an optimistic Carmelo Anthony was on the hardwood on Thursday talking turnaround for the 2014 season.Upvote Share Tweet
'Melo says Knicks will 'absolutely' make playoffs, but Jim Boeheim says he'd be better off with BullsCarmelo Anthony might not think the New York Knicks are going to vie for a championship this season, but he does expect to return to postseason play. Fred Kerber of the New York Post caught up with the $124 million man prior to a Monday workout, and the…Upvote Share Tweet
Sources: Knicks add vet assistant CleamonsESPN.com Aug 18The New York Knicks have added veteran Jim Cleamons to the coaching staff, a league source confirmed to ESPN.com's Ramona Shelburne.Upvote Share Tweet
Carmelo Anthony is taking $62 million of his new five-year deal in advance paymentsyahoo.com Aug 15In July, free agent Carmelo Anthony ended months of speculation and opted to return to the New York Knicks on a new five-year deal. While the seven-time All-Star claimed to be interested in winning and not money (only to say later he doesn't think the K…Upvote Share Tweet
Phil Jackson drops $4.85M on Midtown padnydailynews.com Aug 15Newly-appointed Knicks president Phil Jackson is putting his $60 million contract to good use. The former Chicago Bulls and Los Angeles Lakers coach turned exec has dropped $4.85 million on a flashy Midtown apartment.Upvote Share Tweet
Mark Cuban On Mavs: “The Moves We Made Will Take Us To The Next Level”dimemag.com Aug 14The Dallas Mavericks were very busy this summer. They re-acquired Tyson Chandler in a trade with the Knicks, and were able to get Chandler Parsons to sign a three-year offer sheet that the Rockets declined to match. Where exactly they stand in the Weste…Upvote Share Tweet
‘Melo Shed Weight To Helm Knicks’ Triangle Offensedimemag.com Aug 14Earlier this week Carmelo Anthony posted a picture of himself to Instagram looking noticeably more trim with a leaner face that resembled the man who came out of Syracuse a National Champion in 2003. The New York Post reports the move to drop what is re…Upvote Share Tweetnydailynews.com Aug 13The expected top two teams in the Eastern Conference – the one that Carmelo Anthony turned down and the one that once again features LeBron James -- will be the first opponents for the Knicks to begin the 2014-15 season.Upvote Share Tweet
Utah Jazz close to deal with free-agent guard Toure' MurryESPN.com Aug 13The Utah Jazz are closing in on a deal to sign free-agent guard Toure Murry away from the New York Knicks, according to NBA front-office sources.Upvote Share Tweetdimemag.com Aug 13The 2014-2015 regular season schedule will be released live on NBA TV at 9:00 ET later today. But why wait that long to find out the slate of games on what’s become the league’s marquee day? Yahoo Sports’ Adrian Wojnarowski reports that Washington Wizar…Upvote Share Tweetnydailynews.com Aug 12Carmelo Anthony, who nearly jumped ship to join the Chicago Bulls in July, won't have to wait long to see Derrick Rose, Joakim Noah and Tom Thibodeau again.Upvote Share Tweet
Dime Q&A: Shaq On DeMarcus Cousins, Mastering The Triangle, Sharknado & Moredimemag.com Aug 12Yesterday, Shaquille O’Neal was at Rucker Park to promote the re-release of the Reebok Shaq Attaq IV and to act as a celebrity coach. In a wide-ranging interview, Shaq discussed his role as minority owner of the Sacramento Kings, DeMarcus Cousins, how h…Upvote Share Tweet
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Kevin Durant of Oklahoma City Thunder stays with Nike after shoe company m…Aug 31With Kevin Durant on the verge of a move to Under Armour, sources told ESPN on Sunday that Nike has exercised its right to match any rival shoe company's offer to the Oklahoma City Thunder star.
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