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Jason Collins (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Retired Collins Can Be Nets’ Role Model On Court, Not Just Off

Jason Collins was a master at the little things. He set solid screens, gave hard fouls and boxed out on rebounds. In other words, all the things the Nets are lacking today.

11/24/2014

Milwaukee Bucks coach Jason Kidd talks to a referee during a game against the Brooklyn Nets on November 19, 2014 at Barclays Center in New York. (Photo by Don Emmert/AFP/Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: D’oh! Nets Fail To Stick It To Kidd In Brooklyn Return

Nets fans attending Wednesday night’s game at the Barclays Center must have felt like the cat in “The Itchy and Scratchy Show.” Because in the end, the rat always wins.

11/20/2014

Deron Williams of the Brooklyn Nets talks in the huddle during practice as part of the 2014 NBA Global Games on October 14, 2014 in Beijing, China.  (Photo by Joe Murphy/NBAE via Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: 5 Takeaways From Nets’ Trip To China

At least Deron Williams isn’t returning to the U.S. in a walking boot. He survived the trip, which is all the Nets want from him out of this preseason.

10/16/2014

Carmelo Anthony (L) and Marcus Camby (Photo by Garrett W. Ellwood/NBAE via Getty Images)

Schmeelk: With Camby Acquisition, Knicks Continue Rounding Out Their Roster

Clearly on the downside of his career at age 38, Camby still provides a lot of value for the Knicks off the bench. He averaged nine rebounds in only 23 minutes, good enough for one of the best rates in the NBA.

07/10/2012

Carmelo Anthony (L) and Marcus Camby (Photo by Garrett W. Ellwood/NBAE via Getty Images)

Reports: Knicks To Get Marcus Camby In Sign-And-Trade

The Rockets would get guard Toney Douglas, forward Josh Harrellson, center Jerome Jordan, second-round picks in 2014 and 2015, along with cash to pay Douglas’ salary, according to the report.

07/09/2012

Steve Nash of the Phoenix Suns controls the ball against Iman Shumpert  of the New York Knicks at Madison Square Garden. Copyright 2012 NBAE. (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Shumpert For Nash Sign-And-Trade In The Works?

The Knicks are willing to give up Iman Shumpert in a sign-and-trade deal to acquire former two-time MVP Steve Nash.

07/04/2012

Steve Nash, Deron Williams (credit: Fernando Medina/NBAE via Getty Images)

Schmeelk: Steve Nash, Deron Williams And More NBA Free Agency Notes

I understand why it would sound nice to play in his native Canada, but a championship has to be the priority for a two-time MVP that doesn’t have a ring.

07/02/2012

Jared-Jeffries (Photo by: Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Knicks’ Jared Jeffries To Reportedly Have MRI, Miss Next Two Games

Knicks forward Jared Jeffries will reportedly have an MRI on his knee. He’s expected to miss Friday night’s game against the Raptors and Saturday night’s game against the Pistons.

03/23/2012

Carmelo Anthony of the New York Knicks takes a jump shot over Danilo Gallinari of the Denver Nuggets during the game on January 21, 2012 at Madison Square Garden in New York City. (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nuggets Hand Knicks Sixth Straight Loss

Danillo Gallinari got the better of Carmelo Anthony in his Madison Square Garden return as the Nuggets defeated the Knicks in double overtime, 119-114.

WFAN–01/21/2012