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The past few days have been such a blur for Ronny Turiaf, with the New York Knicks holding him out of the first day of training camp in expectation of a trade that would allow them to add Tyson Chandler. Turiaf was holed up in a hotel, then found out that he was headed to Washington in a three-team deal that was finalized on Saturday afternoon, allowing him to practice with his new team a day later.
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The disgruntled point guard had warned teams not to claim him, saying he wanted to choose where played next. The Clippers are hoping the idea of playing with Blake Griffin makes him a happy camper.
Carmelo Anthony hyperextended his left knee during practice Monday and the Knicks say his return is day to day.
Anthony appeared to be hurt when he banged into another player while playing defense. He fell to the court and stayed down for a brief period before walking to the training room.
The Knicks were having a full practice for only the second time after they were short-handed...
The Clippers have won the waiver bidding for former Piston Chauncey Billups, who was waived by the New York Knicks under the NBA's one-time amnesty provision, said two people familiar with the process who were not authorized to speak on the matter. Teams were notified Monday in a memo that the Clippers had the winning bid for Billups.
In an apparent move to free up cap space for the Tyson Chandler signing, the New York Knicks are trading forward/center Ronny Turiaf to the Washington Wizards fr future considerations, according to the NY Post: The Knicks are in the final stages of sending Ronny Turiaf’s $4.2 million contract to Washington and could be completed [...]
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GREENBURGH, N.Y. (AP) -- Carmelo Anthony hyperextended his left knee during practice Monday and the Knicks say his return is day to day.
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