Bernard King scored 60 points on Christmas Day 30 years ago. Here's how he did it, and why it wasn't fun.
Perhaps LeBron James started a summer weight-loss trend among NBA players after starting a no-carbs diet in his off-season regimen.New York Knicks star Carmelo Anthony posted the following photo on his Instagram page also looking slimmer than his regular season physique.
There’s something for everyone at Las Vegas Summer League. For the prized rookies in the 2014 draft class, it’s a chance to get their feet wet.
There was a time when it didn’t look as if Carmelo Anthony would be so sought after at age 30. When he was traded from the Denver Nuggets to the New York Knicks in February 2011, he was the bane of the advanced-stats community, his reputation sliced sharpest by cutting-edge analysis.
Since they won 54 games in 2012-13, every attempt at improvement by the New York Knicks has backfired. They reupped with J.R. Smith, who proceeded to have the worst season of his career.
The New York Knicks' leadership articulated a strategy and successfully acted upon it. Phil Jackson hired Derek Fisher. Fisher may not have been Jackson’s first choice, but on some level, that small victory is heartening for an organization that has drifted rudderless for 15 years, with a brief stint of respectability steered by Donnie Walsh in between.
The end is nigh. Or so it seems. Reports about Kevin Love’s uncertain future with the Minnesota Timberwolves are coming out left and right. Every team in the league is positioning itself to capture the star power on the market right now.
Amin Elhassan makes the case for Luke Walton, who has some coaching experience and ties to Phil Jackson.
After two and a half tumultuous years, Mike Woodson’s term as New York Knicks head coach came to a close Monday morning. His dismissal ends what was, even by the Knicks’ standards, a strange chapter in recent NBA history.
NEW YORK -- The New York Knicks entered Sunday’s game against the Cleveland Cavaliers on a major roll, having beaten their past eight opponents by an average of 14.
Amin Elhassan debates whether the Lakers or Knicks are closer to returning to contention and if Carmelo Anthony should still be considered a superstar.
I’ll be the first to admit: I’m a New Yorker before I’m a sports fan. So the extent of my interest is typically predicated by which of our flagship squads plow into the postseason in any given year.
Amin Elhassan tells us what Phil Jackson brings to the Knicks and what it means for Carmelo Anthony's future.
Phil Jackson is the Winston Churchill of the NBA. He won the biggest wars with a combination of old-school toughness and new-school guile.Victory in hand, the dominant equation for both became: Big mouth + bigger ego = the verbal victory lap.