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Schmeelk: The Loss Of Brook Lopez Takes Juice Out Of Knicks-Nets Game

There is far less hype surrounding the second meeting between the Knicks and the Nets on Tuesday night than there was for their first game a couple of weeks ago.


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Jeremy Lin Has Inaugural News Conference With Rockets, Says He’s ‘Thankful To New York’

“I’m so thankful to New York and the Knicks for this past year, and the way that the fans rooted for us,” Lin said. “I’m thankful for what they did for me.”


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Lin Coca-Cola Ads Set To Be Displayed At MSG

Jeremy Lin’s image is now set to appear on courtside Coca-Cola ads at Madison Square Garden.


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Report: Nike Extends Contract With Jeremy Lin; Could Shoe Be In Works?

Nike has extended their contract with Lin, according to Beijing Business Today, ensuring the Knicks’ overnight sensation won’t sign with a rival sportswear company.


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Amar’e Voted First Knicks All-Star Starter Since Ewing

Amar’e Stoudemire is an All-Star starter. The Knicks superstar will become the first New York player to start the NBA All-Star game in nearly two decades.


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Rockets Beat Nets 95-85 In China

Kevin Martin scored 16 points and Yao Ming added 10 in front of the home crowd Saturday to help the Houston Rockets beat the New Jersey Nets 95-85 in a preseason game.


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Rockets Beat Nets 91-81

Yao Ming played only 19 minutes while easing back from foot surgery but delighted his home fans by helping the Houston Rockets beat the New Jersey Nets 91-81 in an NBA preseason game on Wednesday.



Yao, Rockets To Play Nets In China

The Houston Rockets will play two exhibition games in China against the New Jersey Nets, giving Yao Ming a chance to return to his home country.