Looks like ex-Knicks coach Derek Fisher is on vacation with Matt Barnes' ex (PHOTO)

Check out the Instagram photo posted by Gloria Govan. While Derek Fisher tries to get away from the NBA for a few days after he was fired by the Knicks, he continues to have his personal life make headlines. As TMZ reported, it appears from a now-deleted Instagram post that Fisher is going on vacation with Gloria Govan. Why is that so noteworthy...
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NBA rumors: Was ex-Knicks coach Derek Fisher dating same women as his players?

Derek Fisher's off-the-court behavior may have been a big factor in Phil Jackson firing him this week. Watch video On the court, ex-Knicks head coach Derek Fisher was known as a steadying presence while playing the point guard position. That personality may not have transferred over to the bench. When Fisher was implicated in...
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Miami Heat stars, Hassan Whiteside shining at break

Gazing into the American Airlines Arena skyline, Miami Heat fans will encounter shining stars. Resting eternally in the heavens of this arena, the great kings of the Heat’s past proudly illuminate over the present-day holy ground. These are former Miami Heat players, Tim Hardaway and Alonzo Mourning, whose names beam along the rafters, accompanying the club’s massive three NBA...
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Heat retiring Shaquille O'Neal's No. 32 jersey next season

MIAMI (AP) Shaquille O'Neal helped the Miami Heat put up their first championship banner, and soon another banner will sway over the team's home floor in his honor. The Heat announced Tuesday that they will retire O'Neal's No. 32 at the beginning of next season. He becomes the third player to get such a designation from the Heat, joining Alonzo Mourning and Tim Hardaway. Miami...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Miami Heat News: Heat to Retire Shaquille O’Neal’s Jersey Next Season

The contributions of former Miami Heat center Shaquille O’Neal will be recognized at the start of next season when the team officially retires his No. 32 jersey that he wore from 2004–2008. O’Neal was acquired in July 2004 from the Los Angeles Lakers before being dealt to the Phoenix Suns in February of 2008. He was a key part of the franchise’s first NBA title in 2006, and...
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QUIZ: Name every New York Knicks first round draft pick since 1985

Since 1985, the New York Knicks have selected 27 players in the first round of the NBA Draft. How many can you name?
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Hardaway, Scott lead Atlanta Hawks in rout of 76ers, 124-86

PHILADELPHIA (AP) Tim Hardaway Jr. and Mike Scott led a balanced attack with 13 points apiece and the Atlanta Hawks coasted to a 124-86 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday night. All 13 players scored and eight finished in double-figures for Atlanta, which swept the three-game season series with an average winning margin of 29 points. The Hawks have won two straight...
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QUIZ: Name these NBA father-son combinations

There have been several father-son duos who have played in the NBA. Below are 40 more notable ones. How many can you name? Father's first name is given as a clue.
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The Atlanta Hawks really, really love to play Uno

Don’t mess with the Atlanta Hawks and their love for Uno. In a great feature written by Scott Cacciola of the New York Times, the Hawks seriousness and passion for the card game is on full display. Select members of the team including Kent Bazemore, Kyle Korver, Dennis Schroeder, Thabo Sefolosha, Jeff Teague and Al Horford play the game when they’re on a flight. The group...
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Atlanta's Tim Hardaway Jr. goes off for 30 points during D-League game

The Hawks sent Tim Hardaway Jr. to the D-League earlier this week; he made his presence felt with a dominant performance on Tuesday.Hardaway, for the Austin Spurs, shot 6-for-11 from the three-point line for 30 points in the victory. He was 11-for-17 in 25 minutes of action. Hardaway was also in the D-League earlier this month, with the Canton Charge. He seemed to appreciate the...
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December 30, 2015  |  Discuss

New Austin Spurs: Nick Johnson and Tim Hardaway Jr.

Perhaps no NBA franchise has used the D-League better than the San Antonio Spurs. The modus operandi of the Spurs usage of the Austin-based affiliate is more fluid than any draft-and-stash scheme. The Spurs leverage the D-League to allow players to get professional minutes with a mindset of growing that talent, versus allowing them to […]
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December 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Atlanta assigns Tim Hardaway Jr. to NBA D-League's Austin Spurs

Despite two impressive seasons with the Knicks, Tim Hardaway Jr. has failed to materialize in his debut year with the Hawks.According to their official Twitter account, Atlanta optioned Hardaway Jr. to the NBA D-League to play for the Austin Spurs. After averaging 11.5 points per game with New York last season, Hardaway averages 2.5 per game this year. His field goal percentage is...
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December 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Hawks Assign Tim Hardaway Jr. To Austin Spurs

The Atlanta Hawks have assigned guard Tim Hardaway Jr. to the Austin Spurs of the NBA Development League, pursuant to the flexible assignment rule. Hardaway Jr. has played in two D-League games this season with the Canton Charge, averaging 17.0 points in 32.7 minutes.
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December 28, 2015  |  Discuss

One Team-Building Mulligan: Southeast Division

I continue my majestic tour of the biggest mistakes that each NBA team has made in building their current team. First I worked through the Western Conference, covering the Northwest, Pacific, and Southwest Divisions. Now I’m working through the Eastern Conference, tackling the Southeast Division today after going through the Central Division. Atlanta Hawks On draft night last...
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December 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Tim Hardaway Jr. calls recent D-League stint 'weight off my shoulders'

Tim Hardaway Jr. returned to Hawks practice Monday after playing with Atlanta's D-League affiliate, the Canton Charge, Friday and Saturday.“It took a lot of weight off my shoulders on a positive note,” said Hardaway, via MyAJC.com. “There is no negativity. I knew what the objective was – to go down there and get some reps and help the Canton team out. I took it as an opportunity...
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December 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Hawks send Hardaway Jr. to NBDL months after trading for him

ATLANTA -- Atlanta Hawks guard Tim Hardaway Jr., acquired during the NBA draft for a first-round pick, has been assigned to Canton of the NBA Development LeagueHardaway has played in just four games as he has struggled to earn a role in coach Mike Budenholzer's rotation.In his first two seasons, both with the New York Knicks, Hardaway averaged 10.8 points in 151 games. When the Hawks...
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December 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Hawks send Tim Hardaway Jr. to D-League

ATLANTA (AP) Atlanta Hawks guard Tim Hardaway Jr., acquired during the NBA draft for a first-round pick, has been assigned to Canton of the NBA Development League Hardaway has played in just four games as he has struggled to earn a role in coach Mike Budenholzer's rotation. In his first two seasons, both with the New York Knicks, Hardaway averaged 10.8 points in 151 games. When...
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December 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Tim Hardaway Jr., Walter Tavares Assigned By Hawks To D-League

The Atlanta Hawks have assigned guard Tim Hardaway Jr. and center Edy Tavares to the Canton Charge of the NBA Development League, pursuant to the flexible assignment rule. Hardaway Jr. has appeared in four games this season for the Hawks, and Tavares has played in three contests.
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December 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Hawks Exercise 16-17 Options On Tim Hardaway Jr., Dennis Schroder

The Atlanta Hawks have exercised the fourth-year (2016-17) options on the contracts of Tim Hardaway Jr. and Dennis Schröder. Hardaway was acquired on draft night from the New York Knicks, while Schroder is vying for minutes at point guard along with Jeff Teague.
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October 27, 2015  |  Discuss

NBA Season Preview: Atlanta Hawks

Here's the next installment of our team-by-team season preview series on the Atlanta Hawks. 2014-15 Record: 60-22 Notable Acquisitions: Tim Hardaway Jr (Trade), Tiago Splitter (Trade) Notable Departures: DeMarre Carroll Temperature Check: After rampaging through the league during the regular season, the Hawks bowed out meekly to the Cavs in the Eastern Conference Finals. It...
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October 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Hawks Likely To Exercise 16-17 Options On Dennis Schroder, Tim Hardaway Jr.

The Atlanta Hawks will wait until the Nov. 2nd deadline to decide whether to pick up their team options on Dennis Schroder and Tim Hardaway Jr. The team is likely to exercise the options but typically waits until the deadline as a matter of procedure. Atlanta has 2016-17 options on Schroder for $2.7 million and Hardaway for $2.3 million.
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October 19, 2015  |  Discuss

The NBA’s 30 Men Of Intrigue: José Calderón

José Calderón (José!) 2014-15 New York Knicks: 17-65 We picked Calderón because though the Knicks will eventually hand over the starting point guard job to rookie Jerian Grant, a far more talented team than last year’s will help the veteran point guard thrive as a starter or second-unit floor general. Look, we know that the 2014-15 campaign was the worst in franchise history...
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October 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Chris Mullin and Mitch Richmond to reunite on St. John’s coaching bench

St. John’s will be reuniting two of the three members of the infamous Run TMC trio from the 1990s Warriors teams on its coaching staff and, if Red Storm basketball is only two-thirds as exciting as that group, St. John's fans are in for a treat. Chris Mullin had already become the Red Storm’s new head coach, returning to his alma mater following time spent in the NBA as a...
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October 06, 2015  |  Discuss

NBA season preview: New York Knicks

Over the next month, we will be previewing every team in the NBA. Here's is the next installment of our series on the New York Knicks. 2014-15 Record: 17-65 Notable Acquisitions: Robin Lopez (FA), Kristaps Porzingis (Draft), Derrick Williams (FA), Arron Afflalo (FA), Jerian Grant (Draft) Notable Departures: Andrea Bargnani, Shane Larkin, Tim Hardaway Jr. Temperature Check: After...
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September 28, 2015  |  Discuss

NBA Offseason Grades: Southeast Division

The NBA offseason has finally, mostly wrapped up with Summer League concluding and teams coming to terms with most of the players on the fringes who will make up the end of their benches. With that in mind, it's time for some (probably premature) judgment regarding the moves that each NBA team did (and didn't) make this summer. Despite Adam Silver's desire to kill divisions' playoff...
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August 12, 2015  |  Discuss
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