Found December 26, 2011 on
I guess the league viewed the incident as a "push" and not a "choke." Because of KG's history, I was fully prepared for a suspension.
Don't underestimate the possibility of David Stern wanting Garnett on the court in Miami.
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The Big Ticket missed the last shot that would have tied the game, and took out his frustrations on the Knicks' Bill Walker before the two had to be separated.
This will probably cost both guys some money, but I don't think there'll be a suspension.
(A) KG's got to keep a cooler head. I know he's pissed he just missed a game-tying jumper... but you can't risk a suspension... especially with Pierce being hurt.
(B) Look at Bill Walker's little ***** move. He puts his hands up and backs...
Bill Walker said perhaps if it weren’t Christmas yesterday, there would be a score to settle with Kevin Garnett and indicated the Celtics forward is known for his dirty antics.
Walker, an ex-Celtic, got into a heated scrap with Garnett after the final buzzer of the Knicks’ 106-104 victory...
Bill Walker has forgiven Kevin Garnett after running into his former Celtics teammate by the team bus after Sunday’s NBA season-opener.According to an NBA source, Garnett won’t be suspended for shoving Walker in the throat after the final buzzer of the Knicks’ 106-104 victory. The hit sent...
Boston Celtics big man Kevin Garnett won't be penalized by the NBA for his postgame skirmish Sunday with New York Knicks guard Bill Walker, a league source told ESPN.com's Marc Stein on Monday.
DATELINE: HUMOR!Kevin Garnett is baaaack!Former Celtic and present Knickerbocker bench player Bill Walker met a former friend and found a new enemy.As Garnett was trying to hit the tying shot with under a minute to go in the premiere game of the NBA season, Walker actually defended well enough that the Hall of Fame player missed the key hoop.KG did not miss the throat of Walker,...
Boston Celtics power forward Kevin Garnett will not face discipline from the NBA over an altercation with Knicks guard Bill Walker after Sunday's 106-104 loss, CBS Sports reported, citing a source.
Garnett missed a shot to tie the game at the buzzer and got into a heated exchange with Walker, placing his hand around his throat before the pair were separated by players and coaches...
On the Celtics Late Night Show’s 100th episode, Nick gets a break from BPaul, CLNS postgame voice, Matt Rury will fill in. The guys will be joined by CSNNE insider, A. Sherrod Blakely. Discussions will range from Paul Pierce’s injury, KG “choking” Bill Walker, recapping Knicks game and looking forward to Tuesday’s show down with [...]
Well, that didn’t take long. Kevin Garnett could be in trouble with the league after one game. On the final play of the game the Knicks Bill Walker was trying to contest Garnett’s shot (only because Walker picked his teammate Tyson Chandler off Garnett, giving KG a very good look) and when it missed Walker…
In case you missed it, after Kevin Garnett missed a jumper at the buzzer, he then decided to use his Jedi Force push on Bill Walker‘s neck, cuffing the former Celtic and throwing him out of his face. When asked about it after the game, Garnett scoffed, “Next question,” but Walker had more to say. [...]
Listen to internet radio with CLNSRadio on Blog Talk Radio On the Celtics Late Night Show’s 100th episode, Nick gets a break from BPaul, CLNS postgame voice, Matt Rury will fill in. The guys will be joined by CSNNE insider, A. Sherrod Blakely. Discussions will range from Paul Pierce’s injury, KG “choking” Bill Walker, recapping [...]