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