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Knicks vs. Celtics: Score, Highlights, Reaction from 2017 Regular Season

January 18th, 2017
Playing the red-hot Boston Celtics without Kristaps Porzingis, Joakim Noah and Lance Thomas, it would have been understandable—and expected at this point—if the New York Knicks phoned things in. A few unsung heroes had other plans. The Knicks got 55 points from their bench, including 17 from Willy Hernangomez, as they held ...

Avery Bradley Injury: Updates on Celtics Guard’s Achilles Injury and Return

January 18th, 2017
Boston Celtics guard Avery Bradley will miss Wednesday's game against the New York Knicks with an Achilles injury. Continue for updates.   Bradley Ruled Out vs. Knicks Wednesday, Jan. 18 According to Adam Himmelsbach of the Boston Globe, Bradley's injury is described as a sore Achilles.  After the game, head coach Brad Stevens told reporters he could see ...

Chris Paul Injury Update: Clippers Star to Undergo Thumb Surgery

January 17th, 2017
The Los Angeles Clippers announced Tuesday that point guard Chris Paul will undergo surgery on his left thumb after an MRI revealed a torn ligament. Paul, 31, left Monday's 120-98 win over the Oklahoma City Thunder in the second quarter after jamming his thumb while defending Russell Westbrook. He did not return and ...

Omri Casspi Injury: Updates on Kings Forward’s Calf and Return

January 17th, 2017
Sacramento Kings forward Omri Casspi is expected to miss the next one to two weeks due to a calf injury. Continue for updates. Casspi Suffers Calf Injury Tuesday, Jan. 17  Casspi, 28, suffered the injury Monday in practice and underwent an MRI, per James Ham of CSN Bay Area. He last played six minutes in ...

Ricky Rubio Trade Rumors: News, Speculation Surrounding Timberwolves Guard

January 17th, 2017
The Minnesota Timberwolves have finally done the seemingly inevitable, placing point guard Ricky Rubio on the trade block. Continue for updates. Wolves Pushing for Rubio Trade Tuesday, Jan. 17 Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical reported the Timberwolves are "actively" looking to move Rubio, though no trade is imminent. Forward Shabazz Muhammad is also being offered ...

Phil Jackson, Carmelo Anthony Reportedly Meet to Discuss Star’s Knicks Future

January 17th, 2017
New York Knicks president Phil Jackson and forward Carmelo Anthony met Tuesday to discuss the star's future with the team. ESPN's Ramona Shelburne reported Jackson asked Anthony whether he wanted to remain with the Knicks in the meeting. Shelburne described the face-to-face as "far more contentious than previous sit-downs," but a source told ...

Carmelo Anthony Comments on Future with New York Knicks

January 15th, 2017
With the New York Knicks' season descending into despair, the rumor mill is again abuzz regarding potential trade destinations for Carmelo Anthony. If his comments following Sunday's 116-101 loss to the Toronto Raptors were any indication, it appears Anthony is growing fed up. "If they feel like my time in New York ...

Jimmer Fredette Says Twitter Account Was Hacked and He’s Not Quitting Basketball

January 15th, 2017
Former NBA guard Jimmer Fredette, who is playing for the Shanghai Sharks of the Chinese Basketball Association, stated his Twitter account was hacked Sunday morning and that he is not quitting basketball. Joe Curci of WOR 710 in New York captured a screenshot of the hacker's tweets: Fredette, 27, left his Chinese league game Friday night ...

Zach LaVine Injury: Updates on Timberwolves Star’s Hip and Return

January 11th, 2017
Minnesota Timberwolves guard Zach LaVine has been sidelined since Wednesday as he continues to deal with a left hip contusion. It is uncertain when he will return to action.  Continue for updates. LaVine Comments on Playing Status Friday, Jan. 13 "I don't know," LaVine told reporters when asked if he will play Friday night against ...

Lamar Odom Completes Rehab Stint: Latest Comments and Reaction

January 5th, 2017
Former NBA forward Lamar Odom has completed a stint at a rehabilitation facility where he spent the last 35 days to prevent a relapse into drug abuse. TMZ reported the news Thursday, adding Odom would return to his Los Angeles home following the stay. Odom, 37, checked himself into rehab in December, near the birthday ...