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Carmelo Anthony  (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images), Charles Barkley (Photo by Noah Graham/NBAE via Getty Images)

Charles Barkley Says Melo Drama ‘Not Cool At All’

Carmelo Anthony should focus on trying to get players to join him on the Knicks, not creating uncertainty about whether he would leave, according to TNT analysts Charles Barkley and Kenny Smith.

10/29/2013

Mayor Cory Booker (C) next to Shaquille O'Neal at Newark highrise groundbreaking (credit: Sonia Rincon/1010 WINS)

Shaq Helps Break Ground On Riverfront Newark High-Rise

The rental complex – One Riverview at Rector – will be the first to go up in downtown Newark in 50 years.

09/27/2013

Manu Ginobili defends New Jersey Nets Jason Kidd during the NBA Finals. (Photo credit MATT ROURKE/AFP/Getty Images)

Keidel: No Kidding, Jason Kidd Was A Man Among Boys

Kidd instantly made the Nets relevant, then respected, then regal.

06/03/2013

Deron Williams (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Deron Reportedly ‘Totally Quit On Avery’; Barkley, Shaq Rip Nets’ Point Guard

Although Deron Williams vehemently denies it, a report indicates that the star point guard “totally quit on Avery Johnson.”

12/28/2012

Phil Jackson (credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Lakers Are Ready-Made For Phil Jackson

The Lakers handed Mike Brown the pink slip after 5 games and will undoubtedly turn to Phil Jackson as their first choice replacement.

11/09/2012

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Schmeelk: Let’s Hope The NBA’s Flopper Fines Stand

I will miss one thing: Jeff Van Gundy ranting about floppers during national telecasts. I guess we can’t have it all.

10/09/2012

Brook Lopez (Photo by Brian Babineau/NBAE via Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Lopez May Be A Consolation Prize, But He’s Still Key To Nets’ Fortunes

With all of the hype and bravado surrounding Nets training camp this week after their summer roster makeover, I believe it is Lopez, one of the six returning players, who holds the team’s key to the playoff kingdom.

10/04/2012

Brook Lopez (Photo by Glenn James/NBAE via Getty Images) and Dwight Howard (Photo by Noah Graham/NBAE via Getty Images)

Shaq: I’d Rather Have Robin — Er — Brook Lopez Than Dwight Howard

“If you want to go to flash and dunking and the pick-and-roll, you gotta go with Dwight Howard,” Shaq said. “But me, I’m going with Andrew Bynum and which Lopez? Brook. Brook Lopez.”

10/04/2012

Shaquille O'Neal (credit: LUCY NICHOLSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Shaquille O’Neal Co-Owns, Operates Movie Theater Near Downtown Newark

Shaquille O’Neal has a new kind of movie project: theater owner. O’Neal, a four-time NBA champion, grew up in Newark, and now co-owns and operates the CityPlex12 theater near downtown.

09/14/2012

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.

07/12/2012

Phil Jackson (credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Schmeelk: Knicks Fans, Just Ignore Sulking Phil Jackson; Finals Foul Trouble?

There are real things Knicks fans should worry about. So don’t panic over something that a petulant Jackson said to HBO.

06/19/2012

Phil Jackson (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images) , Jim Dolan  (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Silverman: Despite HBO Diss, Knicks Should Give Phil Jackson Future Consideration

Steve Silverman believes the may still be open for Phil Jackson to one day lead the Knicks.

06/17/2012

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Keidel: Knicks’ Knack For Losing

The Knicks need to stop laughing. There’s nothing funny about losing or making your fans pay two grand to watch it live.

05/11/2012

Jeremy Lin plays for the New York Knicks against the Sacramento Kings at Madison Square Garden - New York, NY - Feb 15, 2012 (credit: Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

NBA Adds Knicks’ Jeremy Lin To All-Star Weekend, Rising Stars Challenge

Charles Barkley praised the addition, saying it was “really stupid the NBA denied him in the beginning.”

WFAN–02/17/2012

Amex Tribute to Magic Johnson

Shaq, Barkley To Headline New Series On NBA TV

Shaquille O’Neal, Charles Barkley and other Turner Sports’ NBA analysts will share their stories and opinions in a new series debuting this week on NBA TV.

WFAN–11/20/2011

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