Archive for March, 2007

Bob Hill Says Guys Are Panicking

Bob Hill Says Guys Are Panicking

Bob Hill said he reviewed the tape of the Warriors game and he said Rashard Lewis was open on the last play but there was not enough patience shown and the ball was thrown to Damien Wilkins instead for that [...]

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The Atlantic Heats Up Again

The Atlantic Heats Up Again

Stephon Marbury scored 14 of his 21 points in a dominant third quarter and the New York Knicks beat the Toronto Raptors 92-74 on Sunday. Rookie Renaldo Balkman added 15 points and 12 rebounds as an energetic replacement for center [...]

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Jefferson Guarantees Nets Win Streak

Jefferson Guarantees Nets Win Streak

With 16 games left on the Nets’ schedule, exactly one month left in the regular-season to earn their way into the postseason, coach Lawrence Frank admits time is running out. His team either will get back to its old defensive [...]

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Matt Barnes Injury Update

Matt Barnes Injury Update

Warriors coach Don Nelson revealed before Saturday’s game that starting forward Al Harrington had sprained his left ankle in the second quarter of the team’s 106-86 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Friday. And later in that game, reserve forward [...]

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Will Kevin Durant Return?

Kevin Durant’s incredible freshman year has come to an end following USC’s 87-68 win over his Longhorns on Sunday afternoon. Durant scored 30 points and grabbed 9 rebounds.

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Magic Unhappy With Jameer Nelson

Magic Unhappy With Jameer Nelson

The Magic have already expressed their unhappiness with Jameer Nelson, who has slumped this season. GM Otis Smith told us last week that the club might put its contract extension on hold and allow Nelson to become a free agent. [...]

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Francis Challenged By Isiah

Francis Challenged By Isiah

Steve Francis was challenged by Isiah Thomas on Saturday to play a bigger role with the Knicks. “In terms of being a leader, I want more out of him,” Thomas said at the Knicks’ practice facility. Thomas added that he [...]

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George Karl: Sad. I don’t think he’s done a bad job

George Karl: Sad. I don’t think he’s done a bad job

George Karl on the firing of Milwaukee coach Terry Stotts, who worked as an assistant under Karl when he coached the Bucks: “Sad. I don’t think he’s done a bad job. I just think he’s been dealt bad cards. That’s [...]

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Sean May Sidelined With Sore Knee

Sean May Sidelined With Sore Knee

Bobcats forward Sean May will sit out Friday night’s game against the Clippers with a sore right knee. May told team officials and trainers that he would not be able to play after the team’s pregame shootaround, coach Bernie Bickerstaff [...]

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You Can’t Always Go Home…If Your Steve Francis Anyway

You Can’t Always Go Home…If Your Steve Francis Anyway

Steve Francis reportedly told several NBA players of the buyout talks with the Knicks and that he was hoping to sign with Houston, where he lives during the offseason. Considering Francis’ criticism of Jeff Van Gundy after being traded from [...]

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