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Calm down on those questions of cap space and coaching styles. If Jeremy Lin and the Knicks want Lin back, he'll be back. Now, it sounds like Lin wants to be back. Coach Mike Woodson, who has said he wants the popular point guard to return, told the New York Post on Tuesday that he's pretty certain Lin will be with the Knicks next season. "Absolutely he's going to be back," Woodson said. "We like what he brings to the table. He's our starting point guard. He's a young point guard who's still learning, and he's going to be better....

Woodson Confident Lin Will Re-Sign With Knicks

The Knicks plan to match any offer for Jeremy Lin, who will have "early Bird" rights when free agency begins.

J.R. Smith opts-out of contract with New York Knicks

  J.R. Smith decided to not exercise his $2.6 million player’s option with the Big Apple franchise and thus will become an unrestricted free agent. Don’t get too excited NBA teams who are in need of a talented, but misguided shooting guard. It seems that J.R. Smith will be signed to a long-term deal with [...]

Carmelo Anthony Scares Fans As He Poses As a Wax Figure

Carmelo Anthony celebrated the unveiling of his own likeness as a wax statue at Madame Tussaud’s Wax Museum by performing a joke that will never age. As people walked by the statue or prepared to pose for a picture with the seemingly ‘wax’ ‘Melo, the ‘real’ Carmelo would move and give the fan a scare they won’t soon forget. Sometimes the simplest jokes are simply...

PHOTOS: Baron Davis Makes Appearance at Dyckman Park

June 26: Baron Davis didn’t let crutches stop him from making an appearance at Dyckman Park in New York City. The Knicks guard signed autographs and even spoke with the crowd, check out the photos from the night:  (via @MissKateGordon, @DJFLIPSTAR, @theesportsden, @EhiYOsteph, @S_Evangelina, @mackdaballa, @brandoncaba, @kushington204) 

Spotted: Carmelo Anthony Celebrates La La’s Birthday

June 26: Carmelo Anthony was spotted celebrating his wife La La’s birthday last night on a boat in Manhattan. Carmelo surprised La La not only with a “hermes” themed cake, but with a new piece of bling to add to her collection. Check it out:   (via @InfamousMsTish, @jason_bolden, @lorenridinger)

Knicks' Smith declines option

J.R. Smith has declined his $2.4 million option with the New York Knicks, the Newark Star-Ledger reported Tuesday, and that means he can either re-sign with the Knicks for a 20-percent raise or become a free agent. Smith averaged 12.5 points and 3.9 rebounds per games after joining the Knicks this season following a stint in China. Smith has said he would like to stay with...

Carmelo Anthony Scares Wax Museum Visitors

The New York Nicks' Carmelo Anthony celebrated the unveiling of his wax statue at Madame Tussaud's in New York by having some fun with visitors....

NBA fines Amar’e Stoudemire for calling fan a “fag”

  *UPDATED* The NBA announced on Tuesday that they will fine Amar’e $50,000 for that message: NBA announces it has fined Amare Stoudemire $50k for using “offensive and derogatory language” in twitter DM. – Howard Beck  Oh,how I love twitter. I really do, it’s where fans can freely interact with their favorite athletes or not-so [...]

Walsh To Return To Pacers As President, Pritchard To Become GM

Kevin Pritchard will be named general manager, while Donnie Walsh returns as team president.

Amar’e Stoudemire fined $50,000 dollars for gay slur on Twitter

Professional sports leagues around the World may seriously need to invest into some social networking etiquette classes for their athletes. New York Knicks forward Amar’e Stoudemire was fined $50,000 dollars Tuesday for using “offensive and derogatory language” language against a fan on Twitter. After tweeting that he’d just finished an extensive workout, Stoudemire received...

Walsh, Pritchard take over revamped Pacers' front office

Larry Bird officially resigned as Indiana Pacers' president of basketball operations, returning the baton to Donnie Walsh, who filled the role in the team's glory days over 24 seasons before four seasons with the Knicks. Under Walsh, Kevin Pritchard was promoted to general manager. He replaces David Morway, who resigned Tuesday after 13 seasons with the franchise. "...

Carmelo Down 12 Pounds Since End Of Season

Carmelo Anthony is training for the Olympic team training camp, which starts July 6 in Las Vegas.

Spotted: Amar’e Stoudemire & Fiance Front Row At Calvin Klein

  June 25: Amar’e Stoudemire and his fiance Alexis Welch were among other New York athletes, Victor Cruz and Henrik Lundqvist, front row at last night’s Calvin Klein fashion show in Milan. (source: Pier Marco Tacca/Getty Images Europe)
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