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Tim Hardaway Jr. hit a fadeaway game-winning jumper with 8.2 seconds left as the Knicks who blew a 23-point fourth quarter lead defeated the rebuilding Celtics 103-102 in their preseason opener.
The first-round pick with his father seated just 10 feet from the court finished with 16 points off the bench and hit 6 of 10 shots. Hardaway Iman Shumpert and Metta World Peace combined for 47 points off the bench on 18-for-26 shooting. Shumpert was outstanding making all seven of his shots and scoring a game-high 18 points. When he came out late in the second half he turned to teammate Kenyon Martin “I’m pissed off early this year.”
“That’s just how I play” Shumpert said afterward. “I ain’t gonna be quiet about it anymore. I got a chip on my shoulder.”
The forward formerly known as Ron Artest played 22 minutes and scored 13 points mostly from outside. He wore his purple and gold Lakers sneakers for his Knick debut saying that his orange and blue sneakers hadn’t arrived yet.
Metta held ...
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New York Knicks guard Tim Hardaway Jr. hit the game-winning shot in his NBA debut during Wednesday night's preseason game against the Boston Celtics as his father (and NBA great) Tim Hardaway watched with pride from his front row seat.
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New York Knicks rookie Tim Hardaway Jr. hit a game-winning basket against the Boston Celtics in a preseason NBA game. His father watches with parental joy.
After The New York Knicks have high hopes for first round pick out of Michigan Tim Hardaway Jr. After an impressive showing at the NBA Draft Combine, I imagine the Knicks envision Hardaway Jr. providing a nice burst off the bench. Timmy showed them what he was capable of last night in the preseason as […]
Tim Hardaway was not a member of the Fun Police on Wednesday.
The former NBA All-Star point guard was having a blast after his son, Tim Hardaway Jr., hit the go-ahead shot with 8.2 seconds remaining in the Knicks’ preseason game against the Celtics in Providence. Baby Bug’s shot stood up as the game-winner in New York’s 103-12 victory, and proud papa loved every minute of it...
The Knicks are hoping Tim Hardaway Jr. can give them some needed scoring off the bench as a rookie.
Hardaway Jr. showed he’s going to be a player and that he can handle pressure when he hit the game winner from the right corner Wednesday night against the Celtics.
Jr. hit the corner fade away in front of his proud dad who was in attendance.
I know it’s just one game, but Hardaway...
Tim Hardaway Jr. didn’t need to win the game with 8.2 seconds left with a 17-foot left-baseline jumper to give the Knicks a 103-102 preseason win over the Celtics last night.
Hardaway had already proved plenty in the first 3 ½ quarters that he wasn’t like most rookies that ice runs through his veins part of the gene pool. Hardaway drained five of his first six shots including...
Tim Hardaway Jr. came, saw and conquered the Dunkin Donuts Center on Wednesday.
Hardaway, who is the son of former point guard great Tim Hardaway, finished with 16 points and three rebounds in the 103-102 victory over the Boston Celtics.
Take a look at the short, clear-cut video of Hardaway’s go-ahead two-point shot with eight seconds remaining in Wednesday’s Atlantic Division...
Okay, so maybe it’s not on the same level as the Killer Crossover, but Landry Fields (yes, that Landry Fields) still managed to put Tim Hardaway Jr. on his ass Friday night. Meanwhile, somewhere, Tim Hardaway Sr. is rollin’ in his grave.
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Like father like son. In his first NBA action, New York Knicks’ rookie Tim Hardaway Jr. hit the game-winning shot Wednesday night against the Boston Celtics. Hardaway finished with 16 points on 6-of-10 shooting in 25 minutes, made the go-ahead basket with eight seconds left on the clock. Tim Hardaway Sr. was quite proud of his son as the end of this video shows with him grinning his face off.
To start off, New York Knicks rookie guard Tim Hardaway Jr. is going to be a special player and if you needed an example of his aerial acrobatics, check out the below clip.
Watch as Tim soars for this nasty slam dunk against the Toronto Raptors:
Tim Hardway Jr. image courtesy of Getty Images
Tim Hardaway Jr.’s silky 16-point NBA debut in the preseason opener in Providence R.I. on Wednesday moved Knicks coach Mike Woodson to proclaim the rookie has a spot in his crowded rotation.
That’s no easy accomplishment considering Woodson usually isn’t fond of rookies and admits he is trying to figure out how to make his six backcourt men happy. The Knicks have three point...
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The New York Knicks have begun their 2013-2014 season. They survived a late comeback by the Boston Celtics to win their first preseason game 103-102. The Knickerbockers needed a go ahead jumper by Tim Hardaway Jr. with 8.2 seconds left and a block by C.J. Leslie to secure the game.
Most of the game was controlled by the Knicks until the new look Celtics...
Iman Shumpert scored 18 points and rookie Tim Hardaway Jr. had 10 of his 16 in the fourth quarter, including the go-ahead basket with less than 10 seconds to play, to lead the New York Knicks to a 103-102 preseason victory over the Boston Celtics on Wednesday night.
Metta World Peace scored 13 points and Andrea Bargnani had 12 for the Knicks, who led by as many as 23 points with...
The New York Knicks conquered Rhode Island and got the preseason off to a nice start with a win over the young Boston Celtics, 103-102. Something called Chris Babb fueled a furious late Celtics comeback – I’m not sure when, but I feel like this happened recently – but rookie Tim Hardaway, Jr. made the game-winning jumper from the corner with just over eight seconds left. Preseason...
Knicks 103 Celtics 102
By Max Marcilla
This game didn’t conclude the way the Knicks had expected, but nonetheless still ended in a win. The Knicks will start off the pre-season with a 1-0 record with some positives and a few negatives. Let’s talk about it for a minute.
A bloated 23-point lead was blown in the 4th quarter thanks to Celtics stand-out Chris Babb (who is a dead ringer...