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Anderson Varejao of the Cleveland Cavaliers tries to get around Tyson Chandler of the New York Knicks on December 15, 2012 at Madison Square Garden in New York City.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Knicks Win A Close One, Escape With Tight Victory Over Cavs

Kyrie Irving put in a memorable performance as the Cavs gave the Knicks everything they could handle. New York escaped with a tight victory.


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VIDEO: Jeremy Lin, Rockets Butcher ‘The Dreidel Song’

It’s goofy, tone-deaf and weird. In other words, a total airball.


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Hartnett: Knicks’ J.R. Smith Is Justifying Comparisons To Former Fan Favorite John Starks

All those comparisons to John Starks seemed premature, but the 2012-13 J.R. Smith is finally deserving of being compared to one of the most popular Knicks of all-time.


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Knicks Embarrass Themselves Defensively In Blowout Loss To Lin, Rockets

Jeremy Lin doesn’t know if he’ll ever perform as well as he did during his charmed February with the New York Knicks last season. For now he’s content to be a key contributor on his new team.


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Comfortable In Houston, Jeremy Lin Reflects On Difficulty Of Playing In New York

“I went into an absolute shell for a few months in New York,” Lin said. “I went through a phase when I didn’t want to talk to anybody. I didn’t want to talk to my friends. I didn’t want to give anybody close to me a chance to mess up our relationship.”


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Hartnett: Lakers Are Ready-Made For Phil Jackson

The Lakers handed Mike Brown the pink slip after 5 games and will undoubtedly turn to Phil Jackson as their first choice replacement.


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Hartnett: Knicks Reaping On-Court Benefits Of Choosing Felton Over Lin

It would’ve been an easy PR move — and a wise marketing decision — for the Knicks to bring back Jeremy Lin. But Raymond Felton has the offense running on all cylinders.


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Rothstein Files: Hoiberg Optimistic Iowa State Can Build On Their Success

Iowa State rewrote the way to have immediate success in college basketball. Can they do it again?


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Schmeelk: NBA Western Conference Preview And Predictions

I have the Lakers over the Heat in six games in the NBA Finals. This is my nightmare scenario, but I think the Lakers have a better roster top to bottom. I can’t imagine the Heat will be able to find an answer for Howard down low.


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Jeremy Lin Tells GQ He Wanted To Be Knick For Life; Talks Race

Jeremy Lin thought he’d be back with the Knicks. So did New York fans — until Lin signed a three-year, $25 million offer sheet from the Houston Rockets.


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Knicks Not Focused On Departure Of Lin

Mike Woodson declined to comment about Jeremy Lin on Knicks’ media day.


Dwyane Wade of the Miami Heat drives against Center Josh Harrellson of the New York Knicks in Game Five of the Eastern Conference Quarterfinals. (Photo by Marc Serota/Getty Images)

Former Knicks’ Big Man Josh Harrellson Joins Heat

Former Knicks’ center Josh Harrellson has joined the NBA champion Miami Heat


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WATCH: Jeremy Lin Skypes With Once-Heartbroken Young Knicks Fan

Many fans were upset when the Knicks decided not to match Houston’s offer to Jeremy Lin. But for 5-year-old Naim, it was pure heartbreak.


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Lin, Rockets To Invade MSG In December; Nets Get Wish, Will Host Knicks In Opener

The NBA certainly knows how to schedule drama.


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Ex-Knick Jeremy Lin: In Some Ways, I Let ‘Linsanity’ Get To My Head

Now that he’s settled in as a Houston Rocket, former Knick Jeremy Lin is taking some time to reflect on what ensued in the past year of his life.