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Pistons vs. Mavericks game recap

The Pistons came into Sunday’s game coming off a gut-wrenching 103-101 loss to the New Orleans Pelicans. Andre Drummond had 21 points and 20 rebounds, the first Piston since Antonio McDyess to record a 20-20 game. Drummond and his Pistons lead the NBA averaging 51.6 points in the paint per game. Their opponent, the Dallas Mavericks, are 20th in the league, allowing 43 points in...
Via KC Sports Ninja
January 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Knicks Draft Look In: Alexandre Paranhos

Brazilian F Alexandre Paranhos works out for Knicks today. NYK once drafted a Brazilian, Nene, then traded him & Camby for Antonio McDyess — Frank Isola (@FisolaNYDN) June 25, 2013 The post Knicks Draft Look In: Alexandre Paranhos appeared first on Knickswag - A New York Knicks Blog - News, Rumors, and more!.
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June 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Turn On The Knicks Throwback Thursday – June 13th Edition

Over the past few weeks, we’ve been showing you some of the more miserable draft nights in New York Knicks history. In case you missed them, here’s the list that leaves much to be desired. Michael Sweetney Nene Hilario (the Antonio McDyess trade) Frederic Weis If you thought things couldn’t get any worse, you are sorely mistaken. This Throwback Thursday, we’re taking you...
Via Turn On The Knicks
June 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Turn On The Knicks Throwback Thursday – May 30th Edition – New York Knicks Draft Blunders

Last week, we kicked our New York Knicks Draft Blunders with the Round Mound of Disappointment known as Michael Sweetney, but trust me, the Knicks have matched that incompetency on much more than one occasion. In 2002, they finally made the right selection, but still managed to make a mess of it. With the seventh pick of the 2002 NBA Draft, the New York Knicks selected Nene Hilario...
Via Turn On The Knicks
May 30, 2013  |  Discuss

The Garden is Gonna Party Like it’s 1999

By Charles R. Trimble III Clinching the Atlantic Division title will mean so much more than signaling the Knicks are back. It will symbolize that the Knicks have overcome the most damaging decade in franchise history. A decade that brought more shame than fame in every way imaginable after you take into account that fans first had to endure the Scott Layden era. The former GM, responsible...
Via Knickswag
April 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Spurs are drawing closer to 50 wins... again

The San Antonio Spurs are about to reach a milestone for the team that they thought wouldn't happen again after the team got older and started dropping from the defensive ratings these past few years. The Spurs are about to enter their 14th season of reaching 50 wins this season, only two shy of this accomplishment. This stretch began during the 1999-2000 season when...
Via Project Spurs
March 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Finley, Dixon and McDyess all preparing for NBA comebacks

Last week it was Juan Dixon. Now Michael Finley wants to call it a comeback. Apparently age is nothing but a number to guys like Dixon (34 years old) and Finley (39 years old) as they still feel like they have something to offer to NBA teams around the league besides a chance to increase a teams’ average age. ESPN.com’s Marc Stein is reporting Finley -- the former Phoenix...
Via Bloguin Best
November 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Finley, Dixon and McDyess all preparing for NBA comebacks

Last week it was Juan Dixon. Now Michael Finley wants to call it a comeback. Apparently age is nothing but a number to guys like Dixon (34 years old) and Finley (39 years old) as they still feel like they have something to offer to NBA teams around the league besides a chance to increase a teams’ average age. ESPN.com’s Marc Stein is reporting Finley -- the former...
Via Crossover Chronicles
November 23, 2012  |  Discuss

McDyess Considering Return To NBA

Antonio McDyess has been working out in Houston and has told his agent to contact teams to gauge interest in him.
Via RealGM
November 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Antonio McDyess Considering A Comeback

Antonio McDyess will look to find a team after sitting last season out.credit: wikimedia.org After 15 years in the NBA and a year of retirement, former All-Star Antonio McDyess is reportedly looking to make a comeback. That’s right, the same Antonio McDyess that is 38 years old and spent his last two seasons averaging less than 6 points and 6 rebounds per game. McDyess certainly...
Via Pass The Pill
November 02, 2012  |  Discuss

POTD 10/21/12: Thomas Robinson on Dwight Howard

Thomas Robinson hasn’t quite figured out the NBA just yet.  Having struggled through Summer League, the fifth-overall selection is averaging a mere 6 points (40% FG) and 5 boards on the preseason, a far cry from the 18 and 12 he posted as a Junior at Kansas.  That doesn’t mean you don’t have to box him out, though… Just look at that Laker bench.  They couldn’t help...
Via NBA 24/7 365
October 22, 2012  |  Discuss

Random Athlete Of The Day- Bryant Reeves

Bryant Reeves grew up in Gans, Oklahoma, where in 2012 the population was recorded at 312.  I think it’s safe to assume Reeves was the tallest person to come out of Gans, as he grew to be 7ft tall and 275 lbs, a stature that dominated the paint.  Being from a small town, combined with his amazement after his first airplane ride at Oklahoma State, Reeves earned the appropriate...
Via Taking Bad Schotz
August 30, 2012  |  Discuss

Happy Birthday to former Vancouver Grizzlies 1995 draft bust Bryant Reeves

Wayback Machine: Wants His Cake and Yours Too… Thirty nine years ago today, Bryant “Big Country” Reeves was brought into the world. Twenty two years later, the Gans, Oklahoma native turned the Vancouver basketball world on it’s ass. Selected as the sixth overall pick in the 1995 NBA Draft and the first ever draft pick by the expansion Vancouver Grizzlies, GM Stu Jackson felt...
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
June 09, 2012  |  Discuss

Suns Grant Hill Among Divisional Winners of 2007-08 NBA Sportsmanship Award

Posted: Apr. 2, 2008 Detroit’s Antonio McDyess, Houston’s Shane Battier, Phoenix’s Grant Hill, Portland’s Brandon Roy, Toronto’s Chris Bosh and Washington’s Antawn Jamison have been selected by a five-member panel of former players as divisional winners for the 2007-08 NBA Sportsmanship Award. The NBA Sportsmanship Award, designed to honor a player who best represents...
Via nba.com/suns
February 29, 2012  |  Discuss

Suns-Spurs Game Preview

Posted: April 13, 2011 Last season, the Phoenix Suns swept the San Antonio Spurs out of the playoffs. It's quite a different story this year. The Spurs are headed to the postseason as the Western Conference's top seed while the Suns are closing out a poor campaign Wednesday night at home. San Antonio (61-20) still has something to play for in its finale, since it&...
Via nba.com/suns
February 29, 2012  |  Discuss

K-Mart to make decision by this weekend

According to Yahoo! Sports, free agent forward Kenyon Martin will make his decision on which team he will join by this weekend and one of those teams interested in his services is the San Antonio Spurs.However, the Spurs do have competing teams looking to add K-Mart. The Miami Heat, New York Knicks, Los Angeles Clippers, Atlanta Hawks, and Los Angeles Lakers all have reportedly...
Via Project Spurs
February 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Report: Ayon to sign with Hornets

Now that Antonio McDyess has retired, the San Antonio Spurs are left without another big man on their roster. And as available free agent centers begin to dwindle, one big man the Spurs had their eyes on was Mexican forward/center Gustavo Ayon. However, Ayon (nicknamed "The Titan") will be taking his talents to the New Orleans Hornets. According to ESPN Deportes, Ayon...
Via Project Spurs
December 21, 2011  |  Discuss

Off the Dribble: McDyess, Stojakovic End Careers on Their Terms

The N.B.A. bid goodbye to Peja Stojakovic and Antonio McDyess, who each announced his retirement on Monday.
Via New York Times Sports
December 20, 2011  |  Discuss

San Antonio Spurs Confirm Antonio McDyess’ Retirement

Antonio McDyess has hung up his sneakers for good, retiring from the NBA after a 16-year career. From the Express-News: “The Spurs had hoped a short post-lockout season might help them convince veteran big man Antonio McDyess he could play one more season, even at age 37. On Monday they officially gave up the quest. With a deadline for fully guaranteeing McDyess’ $5.22 million...
Via SLAM Online
December 20, 2011  |  Discuss

Former Knick McDyess retires

San Antonio Spurs forward Antonio McDyess - a one-time oft-injured centerpiece of the New York Knicks - announced his retirement.
Via NY Daily News
December 20, 2011  |  Discuss

Writer thinks Spurs still have a chance

As many San Antonio Spurs fans cringe at the thought of having one of the smallest front-line in the NBA with a new season starting in a week, Jan Hubbard of Sheridan Hoops doesn't totally agree with their thought process. In a piece that almost made me open my eyes, Hubbard gives several reasons why the Spurs still have a legitimate chance at winning the NBA championship one...
Via Project Spurs
December 20, 2011  |  Discuss

Ex-Piston Arron Afflalo signs with Denver; Antonio McDyess retires

The Denver Nuggets agreed to a five-year contract worth up to $43 million with restricted free-agent guard Arron Afflalo, the Denver Post reported Monday. Nuggets coach George Karl was preaching the importance of bringing back Afflalo, the player he considered the "glue guy" of the team.
Via Detroit Free Press
December 20, 2011  |  Discuss

Ex-Piston Arron Afflalo signs with Denver; Antonio McDyess retires

The Denver Nuggets agreed to a five-year contract worth up to $43 million with restricted free-agent guard Arron Afflalo, the Denver Post reported Monday. Nuggets coach George Karl was preaching the importance of bringing back Afflalo, the player he considered the "glue guy" of the team.
Via Lions Blog
December 20, 2011  |  Discuss

McDyess waived by Spurs, retirement next?

Antonio McDyess was waived by the San Antonio Spurs on Monday, possibly bringing an end to his 17-year NBA career. McDyess, 37, indicated last season that his playing days were likely coming to an end. The second overall pick in the 1995 draft, McDyess averaged 12 points and 7.5 rebounds in his career with the Denver Nuggets, Phoenix Suns, Detroit Pistons, New York Knicks and Spurs.
Via Pro Sports Daily
December 19, 2011  |  Discuss

McDyess to retire after Spurs waive him

Antonio McDyess was waived by the San Antonio Spurs on Monday, clearing a path to retirement for the 17-year NBA veteran. McDyess indicated at the end of last season that his playing days were over, but the Spurs didn't rule out his return after the lockout ended. The move clears $2.6 million from the team payroll. The 37-year-old spent the last two seasons in San Antonio....
Via AP on Fox
December 19, 2011  |  Discuss
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