Now that the dust has settled, the Lakers’ decision to hire Mike D’Antoni over proven winner Phil Jackson isn’t any less shocking.
The Lakers handed Mike Brown the pink slip after 5 games and will undoubtedly turn to Phil Jackson as their first choice replacement.
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.
Newest recruit Steve Nash makes the universally hated Lakers instantly more-likeable.
There’s a lot of mileage on the 39-year-old knees of Jason Kidd, but even in the twilight of his career he still has plenty to offer to the New York Knicks.
The Dash for Nash has a winner — and it’s not the Knicks.
The Knicks are willing to give up Iman Shumpert in a sign-and-trade deal to acquire former two-time MVP Steve Nash.
“The Knicks are a great franchise and I live in New York City [each summer], so I’d definitely consider them if they were interested,” the eight-time NBA All-Star recently said at a promotional appearance in Manhattan.
The entire basketball world seems to be bullish on Waiters. Agents, general managers and college coaches are all raving about the combo guard.
Could it be Steve-sanity next season in New York? If Amar’e Stoudemire had his way, soon-to-be free agent Steve Nash would be running the Knicks’ point next season.
Mike Woodson has the Knicks smiling and working hard. The take-charge Woodson is carving the Knicks into his own image.
Lin exceeded expectations against the Wizards on Wednesday night. He raised his game and that of his Knicks teammates while recording the first double-double of his career.
Forget the heat directed toward Carmelo Anthony and Mike D’Antoni for all the Knicks’ shortcomings. It’s Stoudemire that really should be in the crosshairs.
Steve Nash had 26 points and 11 assists, Shannon Brown hit a crucial 3-pointer that was as ugly as this game, and the Phoenix Suns snapped a five-game losing streak with a 91-88 victory over the New York Knicks on Wednesday night.
D’Antoni might be on the hot seat here in New York, but he certainly has a superfan in hoops legend Bill Walton.