1. What the NY Knicks' 2014-15 Starting Lineup Should Actually Look Like

    First-year New York Knicks coach Derek Fisher knows which question he needs to answer, but after six preseason games he has yet to find the solution...

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  2. Brad Stevens Is Probably in Boston for the Long Haul

    Tis the season for speculation. In the Grantland preview for the Celtics , Bill Simmons and Jalen Rose speculate that Brad Stevens will get tired of losing basketball games and bolt to the greener pastures of the college game in the offseason...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 hour ago 17 reads 0 comments

  3. Future Is Bright for Dwight Powell

    Celtics rookie Dwight Powell has yet to play a regular season NBA game, but is already with his third NBA team.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 hour ago 38 reads 0 comments

  4. Smart Continues to Make Strides Offensively

    Brad Stevens has been around the NBA long enough to know you should never, ever get too excited about how a player performs in the preseason.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 hour ago 26 reads 0 comments

  5. Watch: Carmelo Anthony Nails Game-Winner over Wizards

    In New York's first season with Derek Fisher and Phil Jackson at the helm, the Knicks aren't projected to finish particularly high in the standings...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 1 hour ago 212 reads 0 comments

  6. Can Carmelo Anthony Fit into Knicks' Triangle Offense?

    The criticism and derision of the triangle offense rankles Phil Jackson. It bothers him when he hears critics say it requires a Michael Jordan or Kobe Bryant to win with it.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 hour ago 125 reads 0 comments

  7. Which New York Knicks Player Will Make Biggest Leap in 2014-15?

    The New York Knicks expect to make a significant improvement in 2014-15 on their poor showing last season, but to do so they'll require a number of individual players to raise their performances big-time...

    Ciaran Gowan Written by Ciaran Gowan about 5 hours ago 1,090 reads 4 comments

  8. 5 Bold Predictions for the New York Knicks During 2014-15 Season

    This is a transitional season for the New York Knicks , but there will be some bright spots amidst the growing pains. In Phil Jackson's first summer as team president, he tweaked the roster to better fit his beloved triangle offense...

    Josh Cohen Written by Josh Cohen about 7 hours ago 1,417 reads 4 comments

  9. Boston Celtics: Preseason Stats Suggest 3-Point Barrage on the Way for 2014-15

    A season ago the Boston Celtics finished 25-57, tied for the fourth-worst record in the NBA . One of the many statistical categories that Boston failed to excel in was three-point shooting...

    Mark Vandeusen Written by Mark Vandeusen about 9 hours ago 376 reads 0 comments

  10. Fisher Still Searching for Best Lineup

    The Knicks are six days away from opening night, but two of their likely starters are still nursing injuries...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 11 hours ago 453 reads 0 comments

  11. Rooks Caboclo, Nogueira Look to Learn from Vets

    TORONTO — Not to make the Toronto Raptors ' two Brazilian rookies seem like they are in a boy band — OK, precisely for that reason — but Bruno Caboclo is the quiet one and Lucas Nogueira is the fun one...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 11 hours ago 179 reads 0 comments

  12. Raptors Take Down Maccabi Haifa 92-85

    TORONTO (CP) - Until Wednesday night, Raptors rookie Lucas Nogueira was known more for his crazy hair than any heroics on the hardcourt in Toronto...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 11 hours ago 123 reads 0 comments

  13. Three Things We Learned from the Celtics' 100-86 Win over the Nets

    The Celtics wrapped up their preseason slate on a positive note Wednesday night, handily defeating the Brooklyn Nets 100-86 in a rematch from Sunday...

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  14. Brooklyn Nets vs. Boston Celtics 10/22/14: Video Highlights and Recap

    The veteran Brooklyn Nets looked to continue their strong preseason campaign on Wednesday against the Boston Celtics ...

    Sam Westmoreland Written by Sam Westmoreland about 13 hours ago 1,633 reads 1 comments

  15. Brooklyn Nets Finish Preseason with Loss to Boston Celtics

    The Brooklyn Nets have wrapped up their preseason against the Boston Celtics on Wednesday night, but with most of their big guns resting.....

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Sean Jordan about 13 hours ago 27 reads 0 comments

  16. Ranking Nerlens Noel's Biggest Challengers to 2014-15 Rookie of the Year Award

    Nerlens Noel has a head start in the 2014-15 NBA Rookie of the Year race. For starters, the Philadelphia 76ers are devoid of talent throughout their roster, particularly in the paint where Noel roams...

    Stephen Albertini Written by Stephen Albertini about 13 hours ago 1,670 reads 2 comments

  17. Sullinger's Double-Double Leads Celts over Nets, 100-86

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Sean Jordan about 14 hours ago 343 reads 0 comments

  18. Anthony Scores 30 as Knicks Beat Wizards

    NEW YORK -- Carmelo Anthony scored 30 points, including a tiebreaking three-point play with 13.9 seconds left, and the New York Knicks overcame a 10-point deficit late in the third quarter to beat the Washington Wizards 103-100 on Wednesday night...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Scott Semmler about 14 hours ago 827 reads 1 comments

  19. Video: Green Hustles Full Court for Transition Block

    While everyone dreams of making spectacular fast break plays in the NBA to truly show out, the caution one must take in performing any transition scoring attempt is serious...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 14 hours ago 138 reads 0 comments

  20. Celtics Win Preseason Finale; 100-86 over Nets

    Rookie Marcus Smart scored 16 points and Jared Sullinger had 15 with 17 rebounds to lead the Boston Celtics to a 100-86 victory over the Brooklyn Nets on Wednesday night in the final preseason game for both teams...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Sean Jordan about 15 hours ago 596 reads 0 comments

  21. Understanding Raptors Basketball at Age 20

    Dave Hopkinson was in his early 20s, and had a full-time job with the Toronto Argonauts. For a kid looking to work in the sports industry, that was a prime position in the first half of the 1990s: a salary and benefits with a professional sports team...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 17 hours ago 217 reads 0 comments

  22. Michael Carter-Williams a Reminder of Philadelphia 76ers' Risky Rebuild

    By adopting a strategy of asset-hoarding and extreme salary reduction, GM Sam Hinkie and the Philadelphia 76ers are banking on a bevy of factors breaking exactly their way...

    Jim  Cavan Written by Jim Cavan about 19 hours ago 3,683 reads 9 comments

  23. Van Gundy Snipes at Jackson's Triangle

    Jeff Van Gundy says the Knicks will make the playoffs — but it won't be because of the triangle offense...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 20 hours ago 1,266 reads 0 comments

  24. Dario Saric Voted Best International Player NOT in the NBA by GMs

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 20 hours ago 183 reads 0 comments

  25. Pierce: Kidd's Exit 'Like a Domino from There'

    Paul Pierce is surprised and disappointed that the trio of Jason Kidd, Kevin Garnett and himself lasted just one season together in Brooklyn.....

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 20 hours ago 34 reads 0 comments