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May 26: J.R. Smith parties with Trey Songz at Karu & Y in Miami. Trey Songz hosted and performed at the packed club of 2,000 plus guests.
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An American basketball team identified as the "New Orleans Hurricanes" mixed it up with the Zhejiang Lions during a game in China.
Just when we thought things died down, more reports have surfaced that J.R. Smith and singer Rihanna are continuing their romance.
J.R. Smith was picked up and arrested Friday on an outstanding bench warrant for driving without a valid license, but that didn’t stop him from attending South Beach’s biggest party of the year, Urban Beach Week. Smith was out on bond late Friday...
The catch phrase "Linsanity"— a word which captured the meteoric rise and city-wide euphoria of New York Knicks' sensation Jeremy Lin— has been awarded to the point guard by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.
J-Lin captured New York's heart and playoff hopes with his Lin-credible rise from undrafted player to the face of a team and the NBA.
With Mike Woodson officially named Knicks head coach Friday night, general manager Glen Grunwald answered the $10 million-per-year question on why he didn't reach out to Phil Jackson to see if he could lure the Zen Master and his NBA-record 11 coaching titles to Madison Square Garden.
Grunwald said Woodson's postseason interview was as impressive as his 18-6 regular-season...
May 25: J.R. Smith got arrested last night while shopping on Washington Avenue in Miami.
Season Averages: 4.4 PPG, 3.9 RPG
Season Highlight: Like fellow Knicks Landry Fields and Steve Novak, Jared Jeffries played his best basketball with the rise of Linsanity. Over a stretch of 9 games (2/4-2/15), all wins, Jeffries nearly doubled his season averages- averaging 7.8 PPG, 6.7 RPG, 1.2 STLPG and 1.2 APG. Also take into consideration that taken charges...
Jeremy Lin isn’t even sure where he will be playing next season, but he knows that he will be getting a huge pay raise no matter where he signs, and he will be able to profit off the term that became synonymous with his play during the unexpected run he had with the New York [...]
Why did you want to be a Knick?
“It’s the greatest city in the world, the greatest place to play basketball, the greatest people in the world- vert interesting people. At the same time, there’s people here that are very true, very loyal, and will tell you how it is. Some people don’t wanna accept that.”
On being called a selfish player:
Out of everything that I was...
It looks like the "We Found Love" singer, Rihanna, has found it in the tattooed arms of New York Knicks guard J.R. Smith.
The New York Daily News reported that the bad-boy loving singer and the trouble-plagued NBA player have been quietly keeping each other company down in Miami for a couple of weeks. Sources told the newspaper the couple was "definitely hanging...
May 27: Steve Novak poses with a fan in New York City.
May 27: Amar’e Stoudemire was seen in Old San Juan, Puerto Rico with the mother of his two children, Alexis Welch, and his kids, Amar’e Jr. and Are.
May 28: Baron Davis & Ransom of Reverbnation before they hit the studio.
The Knicks have no interest in signing Allen Iverson, according to a source close to the situation.
Many NBA observers had great expectations for the New York Knicks when they signed Free Agent center Tyson Chandler to a long-term contract just before the NBA campaign began; however 42 games into the regular season and in danger of being knocked from the Playoff chase in the Eastern Conference, the Knicks were a team in a free-fall coming off a five game losing-skid and in danger...