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Fri, 09 Dec 2016 03:20:03 GMTAnthony took to Twitter after Jackson criticized a facet of his play in an interview with CBS Sports Network.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 22:59:58 GMTLeBron James said his decision not to stay at a hotel bearing the name of President-elect Donald J. Trump was “just my personal preference.”With Cleveland visiting the Knicks, James and a number of his teammates opted not to stay at the Trump SoHo in what amounted to a modest political protest.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 08:33:52 GMTA Qiaodan shoe in a store in Beijing. The former basketball star Michael Jordan sued the Qiaodan Sports Company, which he has accused of using the Mandarin transliteration of his name on its goods.The lawsuit that Mr. Jordan brought, against a company he accused of using his name, could set a precedent for foreign companies pursuing similar cases in China.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 22:59:00 GMTThe Minnesota Timberwolves made Tom Thibodeau their new coach in April.After Tom Thibodeau was fired by the Chicago Bulls, he spent the next several months on a listening tour. The strategies he learned prepared him for his next job in Minnesota.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 21:02:27 GMTDani Menkin’s documentary recounts this team’s unlikely run to the European Cup championship in 1977, a year in Israel’s history that was more fraught than usual.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 04:21:36 GMTLeBron James, left, and Iman Shumpert of the Cavaliers defended against the Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony in the first half on Wednesday.The game was out of reach by the third quarter as the Knicks, who had won four straight and nine of their last 12, were essentially dealt a repeat of an opening-night rout.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 04:23:45 GMTThe Knicks’ Derrick Rose driving to the basket in Miami. Rose left the game in the third quarter with back spasms.With the Cavaliers visiting Madison Square Garden on Wednesday, Jackson said his disagreement with LeBron James is “water under the bridge,” while his team earned a road victory over the Heat.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 16:51:00 GMTPhil Jackson, president of the New York Knicks, leads the team’s mindfulness sessions. The player Carmelo Anthony calls him “the mindfulness voice-over.”Phil Jackson, who introduced mindfulness exercises after becoming team president, now leads the sessions himself.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 16:02:43 GMTThe Warriors’ Klay Thompson was eight of 14 from 3-point range and 13 for 19 on 2-point shots Monday night, all in the first three quarters.The Warriors guard’s total was the highest in an N.B.A. game since Kobe Bryant scored 60 in his final career game last spring.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 01:22:34 GMTBarnes, a forward with the Sacramento Kings, was suspected of being involved in a fight at a Manhattan nightclub.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 17:40:09 GMTJonathan Gibson and the Mavericks are looking at a bleak season in the West.Golden State has only three losses this season, and the Clippers are playing tough defense.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 04:38:07 GMTThe Thunder’s Russell Westbrook, passing the ball to Steven Adams, had 12 assists against the Pelicans.Westbrook recorded his fifth straight triple-double, the most since Michael Jordan had seven in a row in 1989.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 05:20:07 GMTThe Knicks’ Derrick Rose driving on Darren Collison in Sunday’s game. Rose finished with 20 points.A 106-98 win was the Knicks’ eighth in their last 11 games.
Sat, 03 Dec 2016 03:56:49 GMTKyle O’Quinn helped the Knicks recover from a blown early lead, finishing with 20 points and 13 rebounds.Although Kristaps Porzingis and Karl-Anthony Towns roamed the court, Kyle O’Quinn had the applause-worthy performance, helping the Knicks recover from a blown early lead.
Fri, 02 Dec 2016 18:16:42 GMTThe Milwaukee Bucks’ Giannis Antetokounmpo shot over Hawks forward Paul Millsap in a game in mid-November.At 6-foot-11 but with point guard skills, Antetokounmpo has come to define a novel position — point center — for the Bucks, and is now developing a 3-point shot.