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5 year old Naim was devastated when the Knicks decided not to match the Houston Rockets offer to Jeremy Lin. His father shared a video of Naim back in July having a break-down that has over 30k views.
When Jeremy heard about the video, he reached out to the family and scheduled a skype session with the young fan. Cute story!
Here is the original video of Naim’s breakdown.
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TAIPEI, Taiwan -- On the first trip to his parents' native Taiwan since emerging from basketball obscurity to become one of the NBA's biggest stars, Jeremy Lin has pledged to remain true to himself and not be overwhelmed by the fame that accompanies the phenomenon that is "Linsanity." Showing his modesty, Lin said Sunday he hopes to inspire other people to play...
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Jeremy Lin has gotten his fair share of criticism lately after leaving the New York Knicks for the Houston Rockets. Some, myself included, ripped him for not suiting up in the postseason when he claimed he was at 85% health. Some Knicks fans felt he was just a money chaser. Others just believe he is an average, over paid player.
Carmelo Anthony took a cheap shot to the groin during Team USA's 126-97 win over Argentina on Monday in an Olympic preliminary round game.
Argentina's Facundo Campazzo delivered the punch to the groin while Anthony was taking a three-point shot with less than four seconds left in the third quarter. Anthony went down to the ground immediately in obvious pain, but his...
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A meaningless final group game between the U.S. and Argentina Olympic basketball teams turned into a blame game with each of the rivals accusing the other of taking cheap shots at each other with the most visible low-blow being directed at Carmelo Anthony's crotch. During the final seconds of the third-quarter — and the U.S. holding a comfortable 102-76 lead over their rivals—...
JR Smith was recently asked for his thoughts on the Knicks’ upcoming season in an interview with Ian Begley of ESPNNewYork.com.
"Right now with the talent we have, what it says on paper is championship all day. But it's a matter of us going out there and doing it," Smith said after appearing at an event in Harlem at Nike's House of Hoops to promote/give away...
Argentinian player, Facundo Campazzo, gives Carmelo Anthony a cheap shot as he hits the All-Star in the groin after draining a 3-pointer:
Carmelo Anthony says nobody called him a selfish player until Jeremy Lin came along. The evidence proves otherwise, but as Anthony continually has shown, the facts never get in the way of a story that deflects blame from him. In speaking with reporters last weekend, Anthony once again seemed to assume that the world needed to take him at his word, as though no record exists of what...
The Knicks have been Paper Champions for about 40 years now. So, thank you JR Smith for stating the obvious. In an interview with ESPNNewYork.com this weekend, Smith said he thinks that the Knicks, on paper, have the talent to win a championship, something the franchise hasn’t done in 40 years. “Right now with the [...]
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While the New York Knicks made some logical acquisitions this off-season namely in Marcus Camby and Ronnie Brewer, I’m not quite sure J.R. Smith is right in his proclamations that on paper the New York Knicks are a championship team on paper. Then again, J.R. Smith is known for flapping those gums via ESPN. [...]
While some New York Knicks fans were happy that Lin wasn’t part of the franchise any longer, there was a five-year old that was devastated over his departure. Meet Naim: Last month, 5-year-old Naim reacted like many Knick fans to the loss of Jeremy Lin: by sobbing uncontrollably. The footage of his teary tantrum [...]
It’s day 2 for Amar’e Stoudemire as he gets to work at the “Dream Lab” with NBA legend Hakeem Olajuwon, and JaVale McGee in Houston:
First Carmelo Anthony was on the receiving end of a fist to the junk, and now this. But this nut shot, delivered by France’s Nic Batum to Spain’s Juan Carlos Navarro, is a lot more brutal and vicious than the one Anthony took, because Batum’s intentions were as clear and articulate as a fist to the groin can be.
The nasty incident occurred during Spain’s 66-59 win over...
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STAT TV was in Paris with New York Knicks Center Amar’e Stoudemire and his fiance, Alexis for a vacation and a night they will never forget. Amare decided to document his entire engagement. To see the Video continue reading. -TO
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Michael Jordan, Patrick Ewing and Carmelo Anthony are the faces to watch for on August 22nd in New York for the ”Obama Classic”, a Barack Obama campaign fundraiser event. According to USA Today an e-mail from the Obama campaign urges donors to give $3 or more and be automatically entered for a chance to win tickets to the star-studded event. While Melo, among other current...
Following a close start, Team USA was able to execute and exploded down the stretch to defeat Australia 119-86. See just how effective Carmelo Anthony and Tyson Chandler were in today’s victory:
After blending in early on, Carmelo Anthony was able to make some solid contribution’s to USA’s 33-point win beginning with his first-half 8 points (3-5 FGA-M), 2 rebounds. Anthony...