Chris Collins will be an assistant with Team USA basketball

Chris Collins will be coaching the USA Select Team which is a group of upcoming NBA stars who are practicing against the National Team in preparation for 2014 FIBA World Cup in Spain Aug. 30-Sept. 14. The Select Team roster includes for Big Ten standouts Trey Burke (Utah Jazz/Michigan), Draymond Green (Golden State Warriors/Michigan State), Tim Hardaway Jr. (New York Knicks/Michigan...
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A Message to HEAT Nation from Micky Arison

While what your Miami HEAT has accomplished in the last four years has been historic, there’s a bigger picture that more clearly defines the success we have enjoyed as a franchise. Since I took control of the team in 1995 and brought Pat Riley in to run our Basketball Operations, the HEAT has made the Playoffs in 16 of those 19 full seasons, with five Eastern Conference titles...
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adidas Basketball, Derrick Rose and Damian Lillard Launch Boost

On Sunday, adidas held an exclusive unveiling of the D Rose 5 Boost and Crazylight Boost basketball shoes at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. Damian Lillard and Derrick Rose joined former NBA player and event emcee Greg Anthony to officially introduce adidas’ ground-breaking Boost technology to basketball. The industry-first innovation brings game-changing energy return...
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New York Knicks: What Should Be Their Starting Five?

New York Knicks: What Should Be Their Starting Five? By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher/Hoopstuff… The New York Knicks have traded Tyson Chandler and resigned Carmelo Anthony, but their talent level is about at what is was this season, when they were the 9th seed in the East and missed the playoffs. They have a solid chance to make it to the playoffs based on just Anthony...
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Report: Knicks Propose Trade For Kevin Love, Timberwolves Reject It

Add the New York Knicks to the teams interested in forward Kevin Love. New York offered Amar’e Stoudemire, Tim Hardaway, Jr. and Iman Shumpert to the Minnesota Timberwolves in an attempt to land Love, a source told the Wall Street Journal on Saturday. The Wolves reportedly rejected the deal. With the Cleveland Cavaliers reportedly offering No. 1 overall pick Andrew Wiggins in...
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Knicks Made Offer for Kevin Love, Timberwolves Balked

The Knicks recently attempted to make a trade for Minnesota Timberwolves star Kevin Love, offering forward Amar'e Stoudemire and his enormous expiring contract, second-year guard Tim Hardaway, Jr. and swingman Iman Shumpert, according to a person with knowledge of the situation. But the long-shot offer, made in the past week, was declined and never stood much of a chance, particularly...
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Knicks propose trade to the Wolves for K Love

photo credit: http://photopin.com The New York Knicks have offered Amare Stoudemire, Tim Hardaway Jr., and Iman Shumpert for Kevin Love. Love is worth much more than this offer that the Knicks have given the Wolves. Love is the best power forward in the NBA, and can do great things for any team. The GM of the Timberwolves says that he much prefers the offer presented by the Cavs...
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Report: Knicks Offered Amar'e Stoudemire, Tim Hardaway, Iman Shumpert To Wolves For Kevin Love

The New York Knicks recently offered the Minnesota Timberwolves a package of Amar'e Stoudemire, Tim Hardaway Jr. and Iman Shumpert for Kevin Love, according to a source. The Timberwolves reportedly declined the offer. Hardaway has good value around the NBA, but Shumpert could be in line for a raise once his rookie contract ends and Stoudemire has one season left on his big contract...
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How The NBA Falls Short With Summer League … And Portland Trail Blazers Takeaways

The past few weeks the NBA has been buzzing with news of LeBron James’ return to Cleveland, other shufflings during the free agency period, and unfortunately more Donald Sterling talk. All throughout the midst of all the rumors and unnamed sources there was a display of the up-and-coming talent in the NBA. In Las Vegas, Summer League took place over a couple week period. Young...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Tim Hardaway Jr. dominates NBA Summer League, Nik Stauskas wins title

It’s been a productive summer for former Wolverines at the next level. Mitch McGary was one of the stars of the Orlando Summer League before Tim Hardaway Jr. tore up the Las Vegas Summer League. Hardaway’s NBA career continues to blossom. He averaged 22.8 points, 2.6 rebounds and 1.2 assists per game in Summer League action, checking in as the No. 2 scorer in Las Vegas. Hardway...
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Knicks looking to trade multiple backcourt players

Shumpert, Smith and Larkin could be on their way out of New York It is no secret the New York Knicks have a logjam of guards on the team. With Tim Hardaway Jr. being “deemed untouchable,” that leaves J.R. Smith, Iman Shumpert and Shane Larkin fighting for limited backcourt spots. Smith has the largest contract and is also the biggest risk of the bunch, while Iman Shumpert is...
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Tim Hardaway Jr. takes shoulder to the face from P.J. Hairston

As the 2014 NBA Summer League begins the tournament portion of competition, the New York Knicks ended up with the second overall seed. Today, they faced off against the Charlotte Hornets and during play, second year player Tim Hardaway Jr. felt some pain to the face. Watch the below clip which shows Hornets rookie P.J. Hairston delivering a shoulder to Hardaway Jr.’s face: **...
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Report: Tim Hardaway Jr. named to USA Basketball select team

Former Michigan and current New York Knicks guard Tim Hardaway Jr. is among the group of players selected to compete against the USA Basketball men’s national team players at a three-day training camp in Las Vegas later this month, according to Frank Isola of the New York Daily News. Oladipo, who was named to the NBA All-Rookie Team this past season, averaged 10.2 points per game...
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TOK Roundtable: Should the Knicks Trade Youth for a Superstar?

Carmelo Anthony is officially locked up, but Knicks fans always have their eye on the next move. No offense to Jason Smith, but New York City dreams big, and most fans already have their eye on guys like Kevin Love and Rajon Rondo, who will both be without a contract after next season. Of course, there’s no guarantee that they’ll even hit free agency, and teams have already started...
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New York Knicks Summer League: Stock Up, Stock Down – Games Two & Three

The New York Knicks remained undefeated in the Las Vegas Summer League. That’s right, a team comprised of mostly wing players is 3-0 heading into the tournament bracket part of the summer, where all team will begin competing for a summer league championship. Game Two: After a comfortable win in game one, the Knicks found themselves in a tight contest with a talented Portland Trailblazers...
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Former Wolverines excelling in NBA Summer League

It’s NBA Summer League season as the Orlando Summer League wrapped up last week and the Las Vegas league is now in full swing. Michigan is well represented as seven different Wolverines are on summer league rosters including Nik Stauskas, Mitch McGary, Trey Burke, Tim Hardaway Jr., Glenn Robinson III, Darius Morris and Jordan Morgan. Mitch McGary was a star of the Orlando Summer...
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New York Knicks Summer League: Stock Up, Stock Down – Game One

Nothing beats the dog days of summer like a little basketball. The Knicks picked up the win in their first Summer League game today, but these games are more about player development than wins and losses (just don’t tell that to Derek Fisher). Let’s take a look at some of today’s individual performances. STOCK UP Tim Hardaway Jr. After playing 81 games last year, the second...
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18 days ago  |  Discuss

5 Players in watch at the Las Vegas Summer League

The NBA summer league has begun in Orlando, with 1/3 of the NBA teams participating. But, the other 20 will technically begin their season on Friday night in the Las Vegas summer league. There are plenty of stars expected to play in the Las Vegas summer league, but this list highlights the top players to watch:Tim Hardaway Jr., Knicks Tim Hardaway Jr. is the future of the New York...
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21 days ago  |  Discuss

Knicks Summer League

Last week, the Knicks released their roster of young players who will be participating in the Las Vegas Summer League. Promising sophomore Tim Hardaway Jr, is on the roster along with 2 of the Knicks’ 2014 draft picks, Cleanthony Early and Thanasis Antetokounmpo. Several league veterans will also be on the summer league roster in big man Cole Aldrich and athletic shooting guard...
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22 days ago  |  Discuss

New York Knicks: Jordan, Kobe now Tim Hardaway Jr?

People from Generation X have seen the "Triangle Offense" now for over 20 years. At no time have we seen the offense executed without a top flight shooting guard being an integral part of that triangle.Michael Jordan won six NBA Championships, four NBA MVP's and six finals MVP's playing in this offense under Phil Jackson in Chicago during the 90's. Kobe Bryant...
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June 26, 2014  |  Discuss

NBA Draft Picks We’ll Never Forget

NBA Draft is tomorrow, and anything can happen. The anticipation is killing everyone as we wait for the players to make moves. While we wait it out, check out some of the greatest NBA Draft picks of all time. Take into consideration we went with players who are now retired! Tim Hardaway Pick/Year: 14/1989 School: UTEP Drafted by: Golden State Warriors Achievements: 5x All Star...
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June 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Shumpert on his way to the Miami Heat?

New York Knicks guard Iman Shumpert is probably the Knicks only tradable asset. Tim Hardaway Jr. could also be lumped in there, and of course a sign and trade for Carmelo Anthony could be viewed as an asset I suppose, but the point is the Knicks have a very limited roster. New boss Phil Jackson and the rest of the Knicks brass has been long rumored to want in on the 2014 NBA draft...
Via Pass The Pill
June 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Miami Heat Fans Confirm That They Started Following The Team Around 2010

You know that stereotype of how Miami Heat fans are bandwagoners who think the team was founded the minute LeBron James donned a Heat uniform? Those guys who show up to games late and leave early if the team’s losing? The ones who fondly talk about the 2006 Championship as if it happened before their fathers were born? The ones who can’t tell Glenn Rice from Tim Hardaway? Yeah...
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June 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: Watch Heat fans struggle to name former players

Well, this video isn't likely to help the stereotype surrounding Miami Heat fans.Watch as "fans" struggle mightily to correctly identify some of the team's former stars in a segment featuring ESPN's First Take host Cari Champion.Fans are asked to name players from photos consisting of such ones as Glen Rice, Eddie Jones, and Tim Hardaway. And the results are...
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June 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Stance Socks Debuts NBA Legends Collection, Volume Three

Pay homage to the legends. One of my favorite sock brands Stance has debuted the third installment of their NBA Legends Collection. The set features a handpicked selection of five NBA greats–Rik Smits, “The Glide” Clyde Drexler, and Run TMC: Tim Hardaway, Chris Mullin and Mitch Richmond. The NBA Legends Collection is currently available on Stance.com “This season we’ve...
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June 16, 2014  |  Discuss
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