5 Most Overpaid Athletes In New YorkWhen it comes to overpaid athletes, you don’t have to look any farther than the Knicks and Yankees. Both are currently in the news for desperately trying to move a couple of high-priced, underperforming players.
Russell, Mozgov Say They Already Like What They See In Rebuilding NetsD'Angelo Russell's first move as a Brooklyn Net was taking the high road.
Lichtenstein: Nets Finally Cash In Brook Lopez Trade ChipLopez, who remained loyal to the club that drafted him in 2008 with the 10th pick in the first round, will exit as the Nets' all-time leading scorer.
Report: Nets Trade Brook Lopez, 27th Pick To Lakers For D'Angelo Russell, Timofey MozgovThe Nets and Lakers have reportedly agreed to a trade that will send longtime center Brook Lopez and the 27th overall draft pick to Los Angeles in exchange for point guard D'Angelo Russell and center Timofey Mozgov.
Schmeelk: New York Knicks Summer 2013 Free Agency PrimerJ.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.
Carmelo Anthony To Win NBA Scoring Title; Superstar Shifts Focus To CelticsWith more than 50 wins for the New York Knicks and more than 27 points per game for himself, the numbers back Melo up. The Knicks won a division title, and Anthony will add the scoring title after the regular season ends Wednesday.
Hartnett: Time Is Now For Anthony To Write His LegacyJohn Jastremski, Jon Rothstein and John Schmeelk join Sean Hartnett in a roundtable to discuss the journey and growth of Carmelo Anthony.
Nuggets Hand Knicks Sixth Straight LossDanillo Gallinari got the better of Carmelo Anthony in his Madison Square Garden return as the Nuggets defeated the Knicks in double overtime, 119-114.
Schmeelk: Offseason Mistakes Doom Bulls Now And LaterChicago Bulls GM Gar Forman very well might have doomed the Bulls to bridesmaid status to the Heat for the foreseeable future, and it all comes back to his work in the offseason.
Schmeelk: Give These Knicks Some TimeDespite the back pages, headlines and talking heads drawing conclusions, it is still far too early to make any sort of judgment on the trade that brought Carmelo Anthony to the Knicks.
Kallas Remarks: Sizing Up The KnicksOf course the Knicks had to pull the trigger on a Carmelo Anthony trade. But questions surrounding the trade remain; mainly, did the Knicks have to give up so much?
After Debut, Knicks' Carmelo Quiets Trade NaysayersCarmelo's Knicks debut was the kind of game New York might have lost a week ago. Amar'e Stoudemire had fouled out, forcing the Knicks to protect a four-point lead in the final minute. Before, that would have been panic time. Now, it's Anthony's time.