Found April 09, 2013 on
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Carmelo Anthony has finally done something Patrick Ewing and Bernard King never did.
No, not lead the Knicks to an NBA championship, although he will get a chance this year. Anthony topped the list of the NBA’s best-selling jerseys, the league announced Tuesday, becoming the first Knick to do so.
Granted, the NBA has only been keeping track of such sales since 2001, but it is safe to say Michael Jordan, Larry Bird and Magic Johnson all would have outsold Ewing and King in their days.
LeBron James, who has led the rankings four times, fell to No. 2, with Kevin Durant falling a spot as well to No. 3. Kobe Bryant mans Anthony’s former No. 4 spot, and even though he has not played at all this season, Bulls guard Derrick Rose rounded out the top five.
Not surprisingly, the Knicks, Heat and Lakers merchandise leads all teams in sales, while the new Brooklyn Nets moved into the top four for the first time.
The tradition-bound and veteran-heavy Celtics apparently have not lost all their coo...
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LeBron James simply defies logic at times.The latest evidence of this fact came Tuesday night as the Miami Heat played host the Milwaukee Bucks.Midway through the first quarter, and with the Heat clinging to a 15-4 lead, James gets the ball in transition and proceeds to head toward the basket. It appears as if James had intentions to pass, but at the last moment he chose not to,...
It's that time of year when your favorite NBA star will be doing one thing... KEEPING THE BENCH WARM for their fellow teammates, as one NBA fan found that out the hard way.Before Wednesday night's game the Miami Heat had against the Washington Wizards, it was announced that the Heat's three top stars [LeBron James, Dwyane Wade, and Chris Bosh] wouldn't be playing...
With five games left in the regular season, Carmelo Anthony is in position to become the first New York Knicks player to win the scoring title since 1985. Despite having the lead in that race, it's the end of another drought that held the attention of Anthony and his teammates after their last game.
After clinching their first division title in nearly two decades, Anthony looks...
In the 1st quarter of last night’s game LeBron James had an assist to himself. On a fast break James was caught mid-air so he threw a pass off the backboard. James than caught the ball of the backboard and threw down the rebound.
James finished the game with 28 points, and 7 rebounds.
Russell Westbrook is so athletic as a point guard, and last night those skills were on display...
Early on in the Miami Heat’s game against the Milwaukee Bucks, LeBron James set the tone for the game with this sick dunk. James wanted to pass the ball to Mike Miller but the defender had been waiting for it, so LeBron was caught in the air with no where to go. This left him with no choice but to throw the ball off of the backboard and then go up and dunk it home for the highlight...
LeBron James simply decided to throw a pass off the backboard to himself for a monster dunk, because he can.
The New York Knicks continue to roll through their winning streak and one of the best regular seasons in franchise history, playing a highly entertaining brand of basketball that has brought long dormant electricity back to Madison Square Garden. This isn’t the one month Lin-Sanity gimmick from last year, this is a high quality basketball team who is going to finish comfortably...
The NBA playoffs are 12 days away and the NBA began showing its promo video over the weekend. The video features several NBA players displaying their dance skills with Will.I.Am to his song “Power.” Things to be on the look out for; Joakim Noah’s booty shake, Kobe Bryant’s non-dancing- I’m fairly certain Kobe has zero skills in that area- and Will.I.Am’s fake dunk…...
By Kenneth Teape
Post Game Recap
Final Score: Wizards: 99 Knicks: 120
It is a great time to be a Knicks fan, the first time a person could say that in a very long time. With the rolling of the Wizards the Knicks did tonight, they run their win streak to 13 games and also clinched their first Atlantic Division title since the 1993-1994 season. The Knicks did it in convincing...
We’re in the middle of one of the best regular season stretches in the history of New York Knicks basketball. That’s both good and bad, but it’s undeniably true. It’s been a week full of accomplishments, none of which should be taken lightly or just tossed aside and deemed meaningless:
The 12-game winning streak is the third best in team history.
Carmelo Anthony scored 40...
Oklahoma City gets physical in an ugly, 90-80 win over the Utah Jazz
Every win matters in April. Oklahoma City needed to show up against the Jazz, and they earned themselves another night in contention for the top seed.
It figured to be a physical match-up between the two division rivals. However, I'm not sure many saw the Thunder being the more physical team.