Found February 17, 2012 on
Los Angeles Clippers
Portland Trail Blazers
New York Knicks
Every morning, we'll give you five things from the night before in the NBA to start your day.
1: The Blazers free fall continues
A month seems like, well, a lot longer than a month in this insane NBA season. And it has only been a month since the Blazers were the best team out West. But the Blazers haven't just come crashing to earth, they've falling through the upper crust of the earth, leaving one of those cartoonish person-shaped holes behind.
Portland is 4-6 in February after blowing an 18 point lead to Chris Paul (13 4th quarter points) and the Clippers. They have fallen to just one game above .500 and they are currently on the outside of the playoff race looking in. Without Aldridge, the Blazers built a nice lead over the cold Clips behind Nicolas Batum. But his last basket came early in the third quarter. Raymond Felton dropped a goose-egg and Gerald Wallace was only 2-7 in 42 minutes.
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The New York Knicks may want to see if they can start playing their games with 2 basketballs instead of 1. Either that or they’ll have to score 140 points a game to make sure everyone gets the points they want.
The Knicks are adding shooting guard J.R. Smith to their roster which already includes Amar’e Stoudemire, Tyson Chandler, Carmelo Anthony and new sensation Jeremy Lin...
The New York Knicks are nearing an agreement to sign unrestricted free agent J.R. Smith.
According to the New York Daily News, the agent for Smith, Leon Rose, met with Knicks owner James Dolan following Wednesday's game to finalize contract terms.
The Knicks have the inside track to sign Smith - a target of several clubs - because they are able to offer him a $2.5 million exception...
J.R. Smith has chosen to join Linsanity. The 6-foot-6 swingman used social media to announce that he will join the New York Knicks on Friday when he tweeted, “New York Knicks It Is!” Smith spent the lockout playing in China and decided to join the Knicks over the Los Angeles Clippers. “Source: J.R. Smith to...Read the Rest...
GREENBURGH, N.Y.—J.R. Smith said Friday he is joining the New York Knicks, reuniting with former Denver teammate Carmelo Anthony to provide more scoring punch.
GREENBURGH, N.Y. (AP) -- J.R. Smith says he is joining the New York Knicks, reuniting with former Denver teammate Carmelo Anthony to provide more scoring punch.
With J.R. Smith on his way to the New York Knicks, how will it affect Jeremy Lin and his surging teammates?Click to Continue »
MURFREESBORO, Tenn. - Saturday's baseball game between Middle Tennessee and Saint Louis has been moved up an hour to noon at Reese Smith Jr. Field.