Report: Melo Mum, Jackson Says He Hasn't Heard A WordIt's looking like a great day, Knicks fans! Carmelo Anthony is expected to announce that he's re-signing with New York, according to the Daily News.
Report: Nets Turned Down Pau-Gasol-For-Brook-Lopez Offer The trade was proposed before Brooklyn's center suffered a foot injury that ended his season prematurely. Lopez will undergo surgery to fix the fractured fifth metatarsal in his right foot on Saturday.
Sims: Breaking Down Albert Pujols' Plantar Fasciitis, And What It Means Going ForwardManager Mike Scioscia commented that Pujols is tolerating the pain enough to not miss a start, and he continues to produce at the plate. Yes, but he also commented that, as the season progresses, Pujols’ condition is worsening. Here we go again.
Kallas: Kobe Bryant Simply Doesn't Get It, And He Showed That On SundayKobe Bryant is smarter than this, but he just doesn’t get it. Hopefully he will now.
Lakers Get Revenge On Knicks In Christmas ShowdownThe Lakers avenged an embarrassing loss at MSG by beating the Knicks at Staples Center on Christmas Day.
Hartnett: Melo Versus Bryant Has The Makings Of A Christmas Day ClassicThe NBA's two highest scorers, Kobe Bryant and Carmelo Anthony lock horns in a mouth-watering match-up on Christmas Day.
Lichtenstein: Andray Blatche Was M.I.A. In L.A.Forget the 24-hour rule -- I want to file a missing person report. It seems that Nets backup center Andray Blatche inexplicably disappeared sometime early in the fourth quarter of Tuesday night’s 95-90 loss to the Lakers in Los Angeles.
Nets Hang Tough With Lakers, But Ultimately Fall Short In D'Antoni’s DebutKobe Bryant scored six of his 25 points in the final two minutes, and the Lakers hung on for a 95-90 victory over the Brooklyn Nets on Tuesday night in Mike D'Antoni's sideline debut.
Schmeelk: D'Antoni Is The Right Choice For LakersThe benefits gained from the Lakers hiring Mike D'Antoni are endless.
Hartnett: D'Antoni Hire Makes Little Sense For LakersNow that the dust has settled, the Lakers' decision to hire Mike D'Antoni over proven winner Phil Jackson isn't any less shocking.
Anthony, Knicks Happy For New Lakers Coach Mike D'AntoniIn New York it was all praise, even though Mike D'Antoni resigned last March after failing to win a playoff game in four years with the Knicks.