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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 [...]
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Knicks swingman J.R. Smith has until today to exercise (or decline) his player option to remain with the team next season.Howard Beck of The New York Times reports that Smith will in fact opt out of his current contact, but still hopes to sign a new one to keep him in New York.By opting out, the eight-year veteran not only stands to receive a 20% raise, but also sign a long-term...
The New York Knicks say JR Smith has declined his second-year contract option and will become a free agent.
The Knicks could still re-sign the reserve swingman, who averaged 12.5 points last season, when he becomes a free agent Sunday. He was scheduled to make about $2.5 million next season but could earn slightly more by signing a new deal with the Knicks.
Smith joined the Knicks...
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...
The NBA has sent Amar'e Stoudemire a direct message, levying a fine against the Knicks star for his usage of a slur in response to a fan on Twitter.
New York Knicks star forward Amare Stoudemire has been fined $50,000 for what the league described as "offensive and derogatory language" in a Twitter message, NBA disciplinarian Stu Jackson announced Tuesday.
Last week— in a direct message that was not seen by the public— Stoudemire responded to a fan with a gay slur after the fan tweeted that the forward needed to...
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)
Amare's costumes speaks for themselves T..
David Stern continues to rule with an iron fist — The NBA fined Knicks big man Amare Stoudemire $50,000 for his use of a gay slur in a Twitter message, the league announced today – Stoudemire apologized early Sunday, using another direct message that the fan posted as a screen shot, saying “I apologize for what I said earlier...
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)
Evil Lord Baron Davis battles his gardeners in an epic Nerf gun fight at his house — Have to admit, this looks like a lot of fun. While Baron’s hoop career continues to fade, at least he has NERF to fall back on. -TO
Baron Davis Attend Snoop’s 40th Birthday Bash
Baron Davis Attends Polo Classic
Carmelo Anthony is the latest athlete to get his own wax statue at the famous Madame Tussauds and he was there for the unveiling: His wax counterpart seems to not as ‘bulky’ as Melo….. Go figure. H/T Terez Owens
Famed wax museum Madame Tussauds has added a new star to their collection. Tuesday, Knicks star Carmelo Anthony’s wax figure was unveiled at the Times Square location. Anthony joins a nice group of figures from basketball to have their likeness captured in wax. Michael Jordan, Kobe Bryant, Shaquille O’Neal, Yao Ming and Dirk Nowitzki are a few of the names. Of [...]
The NBA announced Tuesday that it has fined New York Knicks forward Amar'e Stoudemire $50,000 for using a gay slur on Twitter. In a release Stu Jackson, the NBA's Executive Vice President of Basketball Operations said Stoudemire was fined for "using offensive and derogatory language in a Twitter message."
Last week, Stoudemire responded to a Knicks's fan tweet...
Kevin Pritchard will be named general manager, while Donnie Walsh returns as team president.
Breaking weight-loss news, guys. Carmelo Anthony has reportedly dropped 12 pounds since the Knicks’ season ended in the first round of the playoffs. Because if there was only one Carmelo criticism it would be that he’s too fat.
But Melo has been training for the Olympics with Tyson Chandler in Los Angeles. Both Knicks recently had dinner with Jeremy Lin and head coach Mike Woodson...
Dwight Howard and Carmelo Anthony are staring in the Chinese sci-fi basketball film “Amazing.” The main character is a game tester, testing a new “virtual reality basketball game, this virtual world is not so simple, even accidentally involved in some thrilling adventure,” in which he faces off against Howard and Anthony.