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Late in Saturday's boys' Blue-Gold All-Star Basketball Game at the Bob Carpenter Center, Salesianum's Brian O'Neill and St. Georges' Zaire Jacobs-Beazer stood next to each other on the block while another player readied to attempt a free throw.
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In this June 13, 1997 file photo, Chicago Bulls coach Phil Jackson hoists the trophy aloft after the Bulls beat the Utah Jazz 90-86 in Game 6 to win the NBA championship in Chicago.
Before today's matinee between the Bucks and Knicks at Madison Square Garden, we had ample evidence that the Bucks aren't particularly good at evening basketball.
That was a breeze, like rcnt123 said. I had instinctive doubts about the Knicks ' propensity to show up for a noon game against the league's worst team, but the Knicks squashed them at once.
The New York Knicks have won their sixth consecutive game, which is currently the team's longest winning streak of the season.
So here's a fun one. A coach who hasn't been fired from his current job could replace another coach who hasn't been fired from his current job.
In this space last year, I wrote that, as much as I despised the Mets' ownership and the way the team was being run, I could not bring myself to stop attending games.
If Hall of Fame-r Phil Jackson really is becoming head of basketball operations for the New York Knicks, let celebrations begin.
Not drafted? No problem. Phil Pressey went unselected in the 2013 draft. But that provided him the opportunity to control his own future, which ended up starting in Boston.
If Charles Barkley were the commissioner of the National Basketball Association, he would make an immediate change: No player can enter the NBA draft until the completion of his sophomore year of college.
The New York Knicks defeated Philadelphia 123-110 on Monday to send the 76ers to their 17th straight loss, while the Miami Heat edged the Washington Wizards to clinch an NBA playoff spot.
Law enforcement, government agencies and others are itching to use drones for everything from finding lost hikers to tracking shifting wildfires.
Every franchise has its own set of dysfunctional underpinnings. The Knicks just happen to have enough to fill a highlight reel, with a profusion of ownership blunders, financial mismanagement, mismatched pieces, guns, whacky weed, suspensions, rampant underachievement, and so on.
An important league source reports that former Chicago Bulls and Los Angeles Lakers head coach Phil Jackson is close to accepting an important position at the New York Knicks' front office.