Found November 25, 2012 on
Some links from around the blogosphere as you settle in for some more turkey leftovers, some afternoon basketball and another NFL Sunday.
- Speaking of afternoon basketball, the Knicks host the Pistons at 1pm today. Speaking of the Knicks, here's my latest for The Knicks Wall, discussing how the Knicks' weaknesses were on full display Friday night in the team's loss to the Rockets. |The Knicks Wall|
- Mark Sanchez fumbled while basically shoving his head directly into the ass of one of his offensive linemen Thursday night, so here are some of Brandon Stroud's favorite YouTube comments regarding the play. |With Leather|
- Jesse Palmer had to apologize for doing an upside down Hook 'Em Horns hand signal because ESPN owns the Longhorn Network. |Awful Announcing|
- Wrestling's six most memorable stables |WhatCulture!|
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After losing back to back contests in rather frustrating fashion to both the Mavericks and Jeremy Lin's Rockets, the Knicks were in need of a redemption win.With the team set to charge into Brooklyn on Monday night to take on the Nets, a tune-up was necessary. The pressure is on to defeat the emerging local "rival" as it is, so it wouldn't help much if the Knicks...
The New York Knicks entered the first Battle of the Boroughs short-handed Monday, as guard Jason Kidd sat out the game against the Brooklyn Nets due to back spasms. Kidd, who missed a game for the first time this season, is listed as day-to-day. The guard's absence caused a lineup shuffle for the Nets. Carmelo Anthony moved to small forward, with Kurt Thomas starting at power...
It seems like every year, there is some athlete, whether in the NBA, NFL, or MLB who just defies expectations and completely .... bombs. I wouldn't go so far as to classify Knicks point guard Raymond Felton a bomb, but for someone who was the 5th pick in the 2005 draft, his career has not lived up to expectations.But you must understand that his career started in Charlotte. When...
The 2012-2013 NBA season is nearly a month into the 82-game season, and while some of the small sample size theater is regressing back to the mean, there are still a few standouts — statistically and in growth — this season that seem to be likely Sixth Man of the Year candidates. J.R. Smith of [...]The post 2012-2013 Sixth Man of the Year Candidates: Jamal Crawford, J.R. Smith...
NEW YORK (AP) -- Carmelo Anthony scored 29 points in just 32 minutes, and the New York Knicks ended a two-game losing streak with a 121-100 victory over the Detroit Pistons on Sunday.
Steve Novak added a season-high 18 and JR Smith had 15 points and 10 rebounds for the Knicks, who started 8-1 and had the Eastern Conference's best record before a couple of defenseless performances...
Carmelo Anthony scored 29 points in just 32 minutes, and the New York Knicks ended a two-game losing streak with a 121-100 victory over the Detroit Pistons on Sunday.
Steve Novak added a season-high 18 and JR Smith had 15 points and 10 rebounds for the Knicks, who started 8-1 and had the Eastern Conference's best record before a couple of defenseless performances in Texas spanning...
If Carmelo Anthony were to describe his game, he might sound a lot like Liam Neeson in Taken: “I have a very particular set of skills.”
Anthony has been consistently great at one thing since he entered the league. He scores. Anthony has averaged at least 20 points per game in all 10 of his NBA seasons, and in his last three games, he has averaged 29.7 points.
That could be very...
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According Al Iannazzone, Jason Kidd will miss Monday’s New York battle between the New York Knicks and Brooklyn Nets with back spasms.
Jason Kidd is out with back spasms. He didn’t make the trip. Knicks may go now and start Kurt.
By Kurt, Iannazzone means Kurt Thomas. I find it hard to believe he will start after only playing a total five...
New York Knicks (9-3) vs. Brooklyn Nets (8-4)
At long last, the Knicks and Nets will meet in the battle of New York. A new rivalry is born and the excitement in The Big Apple is pretty palpable. TNT reported on its pregame show that Raymond Felton compares the excitement for this rivalry to North Carolina-Duke.
Pushing it back after Hurricane Sandy might have...
NEW YORK - A media member asked New York Knicks point guard Jason Kidd, once the face of the franchise when he played with the New Jersey Nets, on Sunday about the rivalry between the Knicks and the new-look Brooklyn Nets. Kidd, who wasn't even in attendance last night when the two New York franchises met for the very first time, said, "It's not a rivalry until the...
The Nets relocated to the New York Knicks' backyard, and were looking to start the season by showing off their new home to the neighbors.
Superstorm Sandy put those plans on hold.
After waiting for over three weeks, the Nets finally get to host the Knicks on Monday night in what is now an early season matchup between the two top teams in the Atlantic Division.