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From the Chinese Basketball Association to a streetball game at New York City’s Dyckman Park… wherever JR Smith goes, drama follows.
Back on a mid-August evening at the aforementioned Dyckman Park, Home Base Entertainment and Skull Gang Records were battling in a second-round playoff match up. For those who may be unfamiliar with the event, the Dyckman Basketball Tournament is a little something like the famed Entertainer’s Basketball Classic that takes place at Rucker Park. Both the EBC and Dyckman tournaments are annual events where various celebrities (mostly rappers and/or their record labels) compile teams and do battle on the blacktop. NBA players such as Jamaal Tinsley and Rafer Alston have been known to make regular appearances, while many others will show up periodically (Allen Iverson, Kobe Bryant, and Vince Carter have all played at Rucker).
Anyway, Skull Gang and Home Base were all tied up at the end of regulation. Tyreke Evans and Sundiata Gaines had already been p...
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As Knicks fans count down the days until training camp opens, most are dying to read a headline that states, “The New York Knicks have agreed in principle to a contract with _________,” before the season begins. With 15 players signed, the Knicks are not obligated to sign another person, but since two of these players have non-guaranteed contracts (Chris Copeland and Chris Smith...
Iman Shumpert's InstagramA lot of NBA players are going into the hipster-fashion craze. It has been shown many times, especially during the playoffs a few months ago.New York Knicks guard Iman Shumpert is showing that he still has it, posting a photo on Instagram that he will be attending a 1980's-themed party, dressing up like...well look for yourself."#80sParty #hawkeanddumor...
Chris Trotman/Getty ImagesWith nothing really going on in the NBA at this moment, the players are either just chilling or they're playing ball.New York Knicks guard J.R. Smith and Sacramento Kings wingman Tyreke Evans showed that they came to ball, as both were on the same team in a playground game in Dyckman Park at New York City.Both put on a show at the park, with some crazy...
If you're like me, you are definitely yearning for some hardwood action during these slow days of the NBA offseason. Well lucky for you, Sacramento Kings' Tyreke Evans and New York Knicks' J.R. Smith are providing some highlights to get you through the offseason.
Evans and Smith decided to lace up their sneakers and dazzle the crowds In New York City at Dyckman...
Much of the drama dealing with the New York Knicks this off-season was Jeremy Lin. The theatrics that enveloped why the Knicks front office let Lin go without an ounce of return was the nucleus of the Knicks brand. However, the franchise did make some solid, underrated moves and one of the better signings [...]
Marcus Camby, born March 22, 1974 in Hartford, Connecticut is joining the New York Knicks for the second time in his career. Marcus will be a welcomed addition to the core players that surround Amare Stoudemire and Carmelo Anthony.
In his senior year at Hartford High School, Marcus averaged 27 points 11 rebounds 8 blocks and 8 assists per game with a perfect 27-0 record...
N.Y. Knicks rising star Iman Shumpert took it wayyyyyy back as he tweeted a photo from his Instagram of himself headed to an 80′s party. Shump got the look down pat with his loud printed button-up, orange trousers, vintage glasses, I like how he spruced up his outfit with the 2 chainz!! and to top everything off, the legendary flat top hair cut. This would be considered being fresh...
For those of you wondering what Carmelo Anthony and his wife La La are doing right now, they are on vacation in Thailand and have the photos to prove it.Check out the below pictures that Carmelo posted on his Twitter page courtesy of The YBF:
Knicks star Carmelo Anthony is on vacation in Thailand with wife Lala, internet mogul JR Ridinger and his wife Loren who also happens to be behind Lala’s make-up line, Motives. photos via Instagram
The Knicks are interested in signing Sean Williams, who was recently waived by the Rockets.
A source familiar with the Knicks’ free-agency plans told ESPNNewYork.com that the team is considering signing forward-center Sean Williams, who was waived by the Rockets this week.
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With training camp for the 2012-13 season now just about a month away, the NBA's official "offseason" is oh so close to coming to an end. Nevertheless, a number of notable names with ties to the Knicks still managed to keep busy this past Labor Day Weekend.Though most quality players are simply gearing up for next season, there are still a handful of solid free agents...
Mt. Carmel High School Illinois) junior center Nathan Oquendo and his teammate Enoch Smith Jr. visited West Layafette this weekend for the Purdue-Eastern Kentucky game. Nathan is receiving attention from schools in the Midwest as well as one school from the South.