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Bondy: Knicks to again lean on defense

Bondy: Knicks to again lean on defense

nydailynews.com Updated Oct 2, 2013
Tyson Chandler stayed late on the practice court in Greenburgh to practice mid-range jumpers on Wednesday, hoping to add a weapon to his offensive arsenal and thereby avoid remaining just another Knick specialist.
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  • Knicks Coach Mike Woodson Says J.R. Smith Needs To Grow Up

    Knicks Coach Mike Woodson Says J.R. Smith Needs To Grow Up

    After practice yesterday, Knicks coach Mike Woodson told assembled reporters he was disappointed in J.R. Smith‘s positive drug test that led to a 5-game suspension to start the 2013-14 season. Meanwhile, Smith said his elbow to the face of Jason Terry i…
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  • Knicks sign veteran guard Douglas-Roberts

    Knicks sign veteran guard Douglas-Roberts

    nba.com Oct 2, 2013
    The New York Knicks have signed veteran guard Chris Douglas-Roberts.
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  • Knicks Insider: Melo may move to small forward

    Knicks Insider: Melo may move to small forward

    nydailynews.com Oct 2, 2013
    Despite coming off a career year while Carmelo Anthony played power forward almost exclusively, head coach Mike Woodson admitted that there is a possibility that Melo could see more time and even start at small forward, his natural position.
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  • Knicks open camp with Smith, Stoudemire hurt

    Knicks open camp with Smith, Stoudemire hurt

    CNNSI.com Oct 2, 2013
    GREENBURGH, N.Y. (AP) -- J.R. Smith is recovering from knee surgery, then faces an NBA suspension when he returns.
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  • Carmelo Anthony won’t dole out ‘pressure’ on new addition Andre…

    Carmelo Anthony won’t dole out ‘pressure’ on new addition Andrea Bargnani, or on championship hopes

    yahoo.com Oct 2, 2013
    Fresh off their first practices of the 2013-14 season, the New York Knicks seemed awfully concerned with talking about “pressure” as they faced down yet another strangely Knicksian campaign. The team made the second round of the playoffs for the first t…
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  • Video - Knicks Training Camp Report 01:35

    Knicks Training Camp Report

    Oct 2
    ESPNNewYork.com's Ian Begley breaks down the latest on J.R. Smith, along with news and notes from Knicks training camp.
  • Video - Smith's 'Got To Grow Up' 02:07

    Smith's 'Got To Grow Up'

    Oct 2
    ESPNNewYork.com's Ian Begley breaks down Mike Woodson telling J.R. Smith he needs to grow up.

Sports Columnists

  • Dwyane Wade of Miami Heat regrets having meniscus removed in college

    Oct 2
    With hindsight, Dwyane Wade said surgery to remove the meniscus from his left knee 11 years ago at Marquette has led to ongoing knee problems he's had with the Miami Heat.
  • LeBron James of Miami Heat says pregame chalk toss is coming back

    Oct 2
    After more than a two-year hiatus, LeBron James has decided to bring back his once trademark pregame chalk toss for this season.