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After struggling with a nagging right knee injury throughout the season, Jared Jeffries confirmed Tuesday that he underwent Orthokine Therapy to treat his sore right knee. In late May, Jeffries traveled to Germany’s Center for Orthopaedics and Molecular Medicine in Dusseldorf to begin the treatment. Lakers stars Kobe Bryant and Andrew Bynum, as well as New York Yankee Alex Rodriguez have been known to of had the same treatment, which was successful. In simple terms, the procedure involves doctors taking the patient’s own blood, spinning it in a centrifuge to make a healthy serum and then injecting it into the knee over a course of five straight days.
“I looked into it a little bit and I knew I wanted to try to avoid another surgery the best I could, and that’s the best option that I saw.”
Since the procedure about a month ago, Jeffries is feeling good. “(The knee) feels great. The last three weeks, I’ve been working out and running. The good thing about it is that it’s not surgery, so the rehab is pretty much what would you do just to strengthen your knee, and that’s really about it. It’s not like anything crazy or out of the ordinary.”
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I'm sure no one's crying over this. but what the heck...
Landry Fields has agreed to a three-year offer sheet with the Raptors worth approximately $19 million.
Fields is a restricted free agent after spending his first two seasons with the Knicks.
The third season of the deal is likely to have a significant spike in Year 3.
Via Marc Stein/ESPN (via Twitter)
Jeremy Lin will not play with the select team that will scrimmage against the U.S. Olympic team because of his free agency.
Lin is a restricted free agent, so the New York Knicks can match any offer he receives. Players can't sign new contracts until July 11, the last day the select team will train against the Americans in Las Vegas.
USA Basketball also says Monday that Boston...
July 2: Jeremy Lin took photos with musicians Tori Kelly and AJ Rafael this afternoon while rockin’ his New York Knicks gear.
(via @ToriKelly, @ajrafael, @ryanbandong)
When the word trickled out that Jeremy Lin could sign an offer sheet with the Houston Rockets, I was reminded of a quote from the movie Pulp Fiction.
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New York Knicks guard Jeremy Lin, who is a restricted free agent, will visit the Houston Rockets on Wednesday, ESPN.com reported Tuesday. The Knicks would like to retain Lin, who was a media sensation midway through the season, and they could keep him by matching any offer Lin gets. But, according to the report, if a team offers him a backloaded multiyear contract that pays him...
Knicks guard Landry Fields could be on his way out of New York after agreeing to sign an offer sheet with the Toronto Raptors.
The Octagon agency confirmed the deal, reported Tuesday by ESPN.com to be for three years and about $20 million.
Since Fields is a restricted free agent, the Knicks will have three days to match the offer after it can be signed on July 11.
Raymond Felton is returning to New York, calling into question whether the Knicks plan to re-sign fellow point guard Jeremy Lin.
Felton's agent confirmed a Yahoo Sports report Saturday that Felton would be signed and traded by Portland to New York.
Lin has signed an offer sheet with the Houston Rockets, and the Knicks have repeatedly said they would match any offer for their...
J.R. Smith is leaning toward re-signing with the Knicks.
Two people with knowledge of the plans say Jeremy Lin will visit the Houston Rockets on Wednesday, and the New York Knicks guard is expected to get a contract offer.
The Rockets waived Lin last year and he was claimed by the Knicks, turning into a breakout star when he landed the starting point guard job. Now with Goran Dragic not expected to return, Houston may want Lin back.
It seems every day a member of Team U.S.A. is removing his name from the potential roster due to injury.
Chris Bosh (abdominal injury), Dwayne Wade (knee surgery), Dwight Howard (back surgery), and Anthony Davis (ankle injury) are just a few players who have dropped out of playing in London leaving some holes to fill if Team U.S.A. are going to make what many feel will be a march...
On Tuesday, Landry Fields and the Toronto Raptors reached a verbal agreement on a three-year $19 million contract. It seemed like a poison pill offer at the time, perhaps to mak e any attempt to grab coveted point guard Steven Nash that more difficult. However, Marc Berman is reporting that the Knicks have no intentions [...]
According to Adrian Wojnarowski, the Knicks have emerged as the front runners to land 2x MVP Steve Nash. The New York Knicks and the Phoenix Suns are in the “critical” stages of executing a sign-and-trade that would give Nash a 3yr/$27-30M deal and send Iman Shumpert, Toney Douglas, and 3 low money players to Phoenix.
According to Marc Stein, the Knicks are now trying to...
Free-agent guard Landry Fields has reached a verbal agreement with the Toronto Raptors. Fields, formerly with the New York Knicks, is expected to sign a three-year deal that is worth a reported $20 million.
He will not be able to officially sign until July 11, when NBA players can sign their new contracts.
The Knicks will have three days to either match or raise the offer once...
Fashlete Amar’e Stoudemire(New York Knicks) is loving Paris right now, as he’s partaken in 2012 Paris Fashion week attending spring/summer 2013 runway shows of Maison Martin Margiela , Lanvin, Paul Smith and Givenchy. Amar’e is known for his impeccable sense of style, lets check out what he wore for these prestigious shows.What are your thoughts??
For the Lanvin show...