| Feb 28, 2012
| 8:56 PM
Knicks and Pacers
Look for the Knicks, America's (and Asia's) Team, to be the biggest disappointment.
There's two problems: 1) You play with only one basketball, meaning 'Melo, Amare and J.R. Smith...
| Jul 19, 2011
| 3:55 AM
Let the debate continue.
Over the next five weeks, we're ranking the NBA's top 10 players at each position.
These are not fantasy basketball rankings. These rankings also don't measure players' potential or their career achievements. Instead, these...
| Jul 20, 2011
| 6:59 AM
There's nothing like a good, old-fashioned argument to spice up a summer dominated by lockout talk.
So, we'll rank the NBA's top 10 players at each position over these next five weeks.
These are not fantasy basketball rankings. These rankings also don't...
| Aug 11, 2011
| 2:02 PM
Now we're talking about the best of the best.
We're ranking the NBA's top 10 players at each position over five weeks.
This week, we're on power forwards.
These are not fantasy basketball rankings. These rankings also don't measure players' potential...
| Sep 16, 2011
| 6:28 AM
Nearly everybody does it. Flopping, that is.
Soccer, famously known for its players taking phantom dives to draw calls, has nothing on the NBA anymore.
"We have seen throughout these playoffs some outstanding acting by our top-notch players," color...
| Nov 23, 2011
| 11:57 AM
With ample time on their hands because of the strike, some of the elite players in the NBA are taking part in an exhibition game next month to raise money for President Obama's reelection campaign.
The game is set for 4 p.m. on Dec. 12 in Washington, D....
| Jul 29, 2012
NBA superstar Amar'e Stoudemire is so passionate about promoting literacy that he has a tattoo on his forearm that says "Read." This week, the 29-year-old captain of the New York Knicks is translating that ink to the page with a new book series he's...
| Jun 25, 2012
| 11:39 AM
New York Knick star Amare Stoudemire reportedly tweeted an anti-gay slur at a fan who had sent him a tweet.
The fan, whose twitter handle is @BFerrelli, tweeted to Stoudemire: "You better come back stronger and quicker to make up for last season." The...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 2:32 PM
The NBA has fined Amare Stoudemire $50,000 for using an anti-gay slur in a tweet to a fan.
Stu Jackson, the league's executive vice president of basketball operations, announced the penalty Tuesday in a news release.
The incident occurred on Saturday...
| Jun 29, 2012
| 9:55 AM
Carmelo Anthony stood completely motionless for minutes on end on Tuesday while others circled around and looked on. Madame Tussauds wax museum called it a prank.
New York Knicks fans just call it, “running the offense.”
| Nov 8, 2012
| 8:15 AM
Three Things to consider on this sports Thursday:
Thing 1: Wrote today's column on the Miami Heat's high-octane offense, which is averaging a league-high 110 points through five games after Wednesday's 103-73 blowout of the Brooklyn Nets.
As I point...