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Knicks Look For 1st Win Over Jazz Since ’08

Carmelo Anthony and the Knicks shoot for consecutive victories for the first time since he arrived in New York and avoid a fifth straight loss to the Utah Jazz on Monday night at Madison Square Garden.


Donnie Walsh (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images), Deron Williams (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)

Knicks’ Walsh: I Didn’t Know About Deron Talks

Knicks president Donnie Walsh admitted Thursday he didn’t know the Utah Jazz were involved in talks to deal Deron Williams. “No, I didn’t. I really didn’t,” Walsh said.


New Jersey Nets Deron Williams, center, holds up his jersey as he poses with Nets coach Avery Johnson, left, and general manager Billy King, right, at a news conference Thursday, Feb. 24, 2011 in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)

Can King, Nets Keep Deron Williams After 2012?

While saying he had gotten over the shock of being traded to New Jersey and was excited about the future of the Nets’ franchise, Deron Williams refused to hint whether he would opt out of his contract after the 2012 season.


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B&C Show Blog & Audio: Melo’s Homecoming

It was a great night in the Big Apple as Carmelo Anthony & Chauncey Billups made their Knicks debuts, and the night culminated with a 114-108 win over the Bucks with the two newest Knickerbockers playing a big role.


Avery Johnson (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images), Deron Williams (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Nets’ Johnson: Williams Trade Was In ‘Back Pocket’

Nets head coach Avery Johnson joined Boomer & Carton Thursday morning to break down New Jersey’s trade for Deron Williams, a deal that Johnson described as being “in our back pocket.”


Deron Williams (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Eastern Power Shift? Nets’ Deron Williams Trade Raises Eyebrows

The second blockbuster NBA trade in two days sent Jazz point guard Deron Williams to the Nets, shifting another star from the Western Conference to the East and to a bigger market. Is there something the NBA should do to protect teams from losing their stars?


Deron Williams (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Nets’ Williams Introduced, Won’t Talk Contract Until 2012

A day after the Knicks introduced Carmelo Anthony, the Nets introduced Deron Williams to the local media.


Deron Williams (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Nets Trade For Utah Jazz All-Star Deron Williams

Better than ‘Melo? After whiffing on Carmelo Anthony for the third time, the Nets made a big splash by landing Utah Jazz star Deron Williams in a three-team deal.


Utah Jazz Jerry Sloan announces his resignation during an NBA basketball news conference in Salt Lake City, Utah, Thursday, Feb. 10, 2011. Sloan stepped down Thursday after 23 seasons and 1,127 wins as head coach of the Jazz.  Longtime assistant Phil Johnson, who also was in his 23rd season with the Jazz, also resigned.  (AP Photo/Jim Urquhart)

Schmeelk’s Stance: A Sad Day For The NBA

It has been a year of change in the sports world with the three longest tenured coaches in the three major sports retiring. The Braves’ Bobby Cox, the Titans’ Jeff Fisher and now Jerry Sloan has resigned from the Utah Jazz.


Derrick Favors #14 of the New Jersey Nets dunks against the Utah Jazz during the game on January 19, 2011 at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey. (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Nets Snap 6-Game Slide After Ending Melo-Drama

New Jersey matched its season high with seven players scoring in double figures in a 103-95 victory over the Utah Jazz on Wednesday night.


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Faltering Nets Face Jazz

The Jazz try to beat the struggling Nets for a fifth consecutive time Wednesday night as they make the second stop on a five-game road trip.


Utah Jazz point guard Deron Williams, right, is pressured by New York Knicks power forward Amar'e Stoudemire (1) during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Salt Lake City, Wednesday Jan. 12, 2011. (AP Photo/Colin E Braley)

Defense-Optional Approach Sinks Knicks In Utah

Deron Williams and reserve C.J. Miles scored 24 points apiece, leading seven Utah players in double figures as the Jazz beat the New York Knicks 131-125 on Wednesday night.


Amar'e Stoudemire #1 of the New York Knicks pumps his fist after Landry Fields #6 hit a three point shot against the Phoenix Suns during the NBA game at US Airways Center on January 7, 2011 in Phoenix, Arizona. The Knicks defeated the Suns 121-96. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Amar’e’s Knicks Looking To Continue Revival Vs. Jazz

The Knicks will try to conclude a four-game road trip above .500 while the Jazz look to extend their success over New York when they meet Wednesday night.



Jazz Drown Out Nets With Scoring Balance

Deron Williams scored 23 points and dished out eight assists, Paul Millsap had 19 points, 15 rebounds and four assists and the Utah Jazz beat the New Jersey Nets 98-88 on Wednesday night.


(AP Photo/ Bret Hartman)

Nets Look To Capitalize On Utah’s Home Struggles

The Jazz will look to bounce back after a tough loss Wednesday night when they host the New Jersey Nets, one of the NBA’s lowest-scoring teams.