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Despite our inability to contain our excitement for October so we can watch Andrea Bargnani brick threes, this dead time is as good a time as ever to look back at last season. If you recall, it was the best we’ve seen the New York Knicks play in quite some time. Carmelo Anthony had an MVP-type season, J.R. Smith won a major individual award, and we rooted for Jason Kidd for one rogue season sandwiched between truckloads of distaste. Despite lacking an ending we’d all hoped for, it was still a fun enough ride. The fact that there were 10 good enough moments to put together the following list proves that we’ve come a long way since the Eddy Curry and Larry Hughes years that, personally, nearly derailed my entire college experience.
Here are the 10 best, most memorable, most awesomest games from last season in my eyes (playoffs included, although there really weren’t too many of those to pick from). Hint: the Knicks won every one of them.
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#Knicks forward Andrea Bargnani has been ruled out of next month’s EuroBasket tournament with pneumonia. More here: http://t.co/vIiARcDYWj
— Ian Begley (@IanBegley) August 20, 2013
The post Knicks Talk: Andrea Bargnani Out with Pneumonia appeared first on Knickswag.com.
Recently diagnosed with pneumonia, New York Knicks power forward Andrea Bargnani will not participate in the Eurobasket tournament this year. Acquired on July 10 in a trade with the Toronto Raptors, the 27-year-old Bargnani may not even be ready for training camp. Taken first overall by Toronto in 2006, the 7-foot, 256 pound Bargnani averaged 15.2 points, 4.8 rebounds and 0.9 blocks...
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The NYPost.com reports, the Italian Basketball Federation announced Tuesday that New York Knicks’ Andrea Bargnani will not play for his country in next month’s Eurobasket due to his ongoing bout with pneumonia.
The federation released a statement on its website that said that while Bargnani’s condition has improved considerably over the past few...
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