NBA Free Agency

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5 NBA Free Agents That Will Be Overpaid

Here’s five NBA free agents this summer that are going to get more money than they deserve.


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Keidel: King James And His Court

LeBron James singularly orchestrated the Big Three union. And now that he has opted out of his Miami Heat contract, he’s once again the Alpha Male of pro sports. Teams are scrambling to find the proper finances and expiring contracts, flipping over cushions for salary cap coin.


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Knicks’ Anthony On Future: ‘I’m Not Going Nowhere’

Fans’ concerns can settle for a while after Anthony told Bloomberg News, “I’m not going nowhere,” when asked if he would become a free agent after the upcoming season.


J.R. Smith and Pablo Prigioni of the New York Knicks. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

They’re Back! Smith And Prigioni To Remain Knicks

J.R. Smith and Pablo Prigioni are staying in New York to help the Knicks build on their best season in nearly decades.


J.R. Smith and Carmelo Anthony of the New York Knicks (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Report: Smith, Knicks Agree To 4-Year, $24.7M Contract

The deal, which is the maximum the Knicks could have offered Smith, includes a player option after the third year.


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Schmeelk: New York Knicks Summer 2013 Free Agency Primer

J.R. Smith is far from the perfect player, but the Knicks have no choice but to sign him. If J.R. wants to bolt to a bad team for more money, he can.


Ronnie Brewer

Knicks Agree To One-Year Deal With Shooting Guard Ronnie Brewer

The 27-year-old appeared in all 66 games for the Bulls last season — starting 43 of them — averaging 6.2 points, 2.1 assists and 3.5 rebounds in 24.8 minutes per game.


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Schmeelk: Grading The Knicks’ Roster Position By Position

The Knicks’ offseason has been nearly as crazy as their season. But with the final pieces in place, it’s finally time to take a look at their roster and figure out exactly how good they are.


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Melo: Up To The Knicks To Match ‘Ridiculous Contract’

Carmelo Anthony said Sunday it’s up to the New York Knicks to decide if they want to match the “ridiculous contract” that the Houston Rockets have offered Jeremy Lin.


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Schmeelk: Bringing Back Lin Still The Right Move

The common argument out there is simply that Jeremy Lin is not worth 15 million dollars in his final season. No, he isn’t, but that doesn’t matter one lick from a basketball perspective.


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Silverman: Knicks Need To Make The Tough Decision With Lin

Lin, at this point in his career, is a nice player. He can handle the ball decently and he can score fairly well while leading his team’s offense. But that’s it. He’s not a great ball player by any stretch.


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Lin Signs Rockets Offer Sheet, Knicks Have Three Days To Match

The Houston Rockets had Jeremy Lin in training camp last December. Now they want him back. Lin has signed an offer sheet with Houston.


Steve Nash is introduced to the Los Angeles Lakers by General Manager Mitch Kupchak during a press conference on July 11, 2012. Copyright NBAE 2012 (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Hartnett: Nash Makes The Universally Hated Lakers Likable

Newest recruit Steve Nash makes the universally hated Lakers instantly more-likeable.


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Knicks’ Woodson: Jeremy Lin Will Get Starting Nod At Point Guard Over Jason Kidd

Jason Kidd is a 10-time NBA All-Star, a five-time All-NBA First Team selection, a four-time NBA All-Defensive First Team selection and an NBA Champion. But he won’t be starting for the Knicks next season.


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Schmeelk: The New ‘Lintroversy’ Is Manufactured

After an article in the Daily News yesterday, a lot of Jeremy Lin talk has dominated the Knicks’ scene. Lin, nothing short of a phenomenon last year, is starting to see the dark side of being the man in the spotlight in New York.