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A fan wearing a LeBron James jersey celebrates after the Miami Heat won the NBA title against the San Antonio Spurs on June 20, 2013 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

LeBron James Tops List Of Jersey Sales In NBA; Carmelo Comes In At No. 6

Kevin Durant of Oklahoma City is No. 2 on the list, followed by the Los Angeles Lakers’ Kobe Bryant, Chicago’s Derrick Rose, Golden State’s Stephen Curry and New York’s Carmelo Anthony.

8 hours ago

The Brooklyn Knight leads the Nets against the Toronto Raptors at Barclays Center. (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nets Playoff Schedule: Dates, Times, TV Info For Opening Series Against Raptors

The NBA’s playoff seeds are set, and to the relief of many, the Brooklyn Nets won’t be facing Chicago in the first round.

12 hours ago

Mike Woodson (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Knicks Coach Mike Woodson Says He’s ‘The Only Guy For This Job’

Woodson won’t lobby to keep his job with New York. He believes he’s already proven he deserves it. And he’s hoping to get an answer soon from new president Phil Jackson.

14 hours ago

Lamar Odom (credit: Getty Images)

Knicks Sign Lamar Odom Before Season Finale

The move was made with an eye on next season and reportedly includes a team option for 2014-15.

04/16/2014

Deron Williams of the Brooklyn Nets goes up for the layup against the New York Knicks at Barclays Center in Brooklyn on April 15, 2014. (Photo by Reid B. Kelley/NBAE via Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Playoff Success, Not Knicks’ Demise, Will Boost Nets’ Brand

Let’s hold off on this New York City takeover thing, OK? Hey Deron Williams — how about the Nets winning a round in the playoffs first?

04/16/2014

Amar'e Stoudemire during a visit with Israeli President Shimon Peres in Jerusalem on July 18, 2013. (Photo by Gali Tibbon/AFP/Getty Images)

Amar’e Stoudemire Not Ruling Out Move To Jerusalem When Contract Expires

Amar’e Stoudemire has said he’d like to finish his career with the Knicks. But there’s a very real possibility he could bolt to join a team that he co-owns in Israel.

04/15/2014

Carmelo Anthony drives to the basket against the Chicago Bulls on April 13, 2014. (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Curious Carmelo Sings Praises Of Bulls Coach Tom Thibodeau

Here’s something that may not sit well with Knicks fans. “What is it like to play for Thibs?” Melo recently asked a former Bulls player, according to the Daily News.

04/14/2014

Carmelo Anthony (Photo by David Dow NBAE via Getty Images)

Will Knicks Shut Down Ailing Carmelo Anthony?

The Knicks’ star forward, who has been playing with an ailing right shoulder, might sit out Sunday night’s game against the Bulls.

04/13/2014

Mike Woodson  (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Knicks Officially Out Of Playoff Race After Hawks Beat Heat

Even with a 1-14 stretch in February and March, the Atlanta Hawks made the Eastern Conference field with two games remaining.

04/13/2014

BROOKLYN, NY - APRIL 11: Paul Pierce #34 of the Brooklyn Nets takes a shot against the Atlanta Hwaks on April 11, 2014 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2014 NBAE (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Hawks Beat Nets, Close In On Playoff Spot

Paul Millsap had 27 points and 10 rebounds, and the Atlanta Hawks moved to the verge of a playoff spot with a 93-88 victory over the Brooklyn Nets on Friday night.

04/11/2014

Joe Johnson (Photo by Issac Baldizon/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nets To Play Kings In Shanghai, Beijing In October

The NBA announced five international preseason games Thursday. The Nets and Sacramento Kings will meet twice in China — Oct. 12 in Shanghai and Oct. 15 in Beijing.

04/10/2014

LeBron James against the Brooklyn Nets at AmericanAirlines Arena on April 8, 2014 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

LeBron James Laughs Off Nets As Heat’s Biggest Challenge

A season sweep of the defending champs? Yeah, Brooklyn is for real. But LeBron James doesn’t sound too worried about the red-hot Nets.

04/09/2014

Carmelo Anthony in the locker room before the New York Knicks' loss to the Miami Heat on April 6, 2014 at American Airlines Arena. (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Knicks’ Playoff Hopes On Life Support With 4 Games Remaining

After a brutal start to the season, the Knicks battled all the way back to grab a slim lead over the Hawks for the eighth and final playoff spot. And just like that, it’s gone.

04/07/2014

Andray Blatche and Kevin Garnett (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Even With KG Back, Nets Need Blatche To Step Up In Playoffs

For now, Blatche is a really wild wild-card on the Nets. Many I know would prefer that coach Jason Kidd go with Mason Plumlee in relief. But I don’t agree.

04/07/2014

LeBron James scored 38 point in the Heat's 102-91 win over the Knicks on April 6, 2014. (credit: Getty Images)

Heat Cool Off Knicks’ Playoff Hopes

LeBron James scored 38 points and the Miami Heat survived a 3-point barrage from J.R. Smith on the way to dealing the Knicks’ playoff hopes a big blow with a 102-91 victory on Sunday.

04/06/2014

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