We’re all suckers for the Cinderella story. The underdog, the unknown athlete who comes out of nowhere and rises to the occasion.
The poor passing and sloppy shooting in overtime hurt, though the effort was more disappointing than the execution to Spurs coach Gregg Popovich.
Tim Hardaway Jr. scored 22 points, Langston Galloway made a clinching 3-pointer and the New York Knicks ended a sad Saturday for the franchise with a 103-98 victory over Toronto, the Raptors’ season-high fifth straight loss.
While winning some games might cost the Knicks some ping-pong balls come draft time, it proves their coach might just be able to become a winner in the long-term.
Langston Galloway is turning into a bright spot during an otherwise forgettable season for the Knicks. And he’s going to be around for a while.
The New York Knicks have signed guard Langston Galloway of St. Joseph’s and forward Travis Wear of UCLA.
The biggest thing for this group? Something they’ve never dealt with before — expectations.
Phil Martelli and his St. Joseph’s Hawks are looking to return to the NCAA tournament in