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48 min ago | Sir Charles in Charge

New York Knicks Are Now In Phil Jackson's Hands

Mar 19, 2014; New York, NY, USA; New York Knicks new president Phil Jackson looks on from the stands during the first quarter of a game against the Indiana Pacers at Madison Square Garden. Mandatory Credit: Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports The rebuilding process that is taking place in New York will now be in Phil Jackson's hands.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, New York Knicks, Jose Calderon, Cleanthony Early, Iman Shumpert, Samuel Dalembert, NBA Players

2 hrs ago | Dallas Morning News

Victory Park to add Jimmy John's sandwiches, revamped Dallas Stars, Mavericks fan shops

At its inception, operators of Victory Park near the American Airlines Center filled the mixed-use development with restaurants and retailers, many of them high end, that are not typically found elsewhere. The Dallas Mavericks and Dallas Stars will jointly open a merchandise shop tomorrow in Victory Park.


Related Topix: Sports, Dallas Stars, NHL Hockey, NHL Pacific Division, NBA Basketball

2 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

Lakers linked to center Ryan Hollins, other free agents

The Lakers have considered adding on Ryan Hollins -- according to the free agent center, who visited the "Bottom Line Sports Show" over the weekend. As tweeted by Sirius/XM NBA Radio, Hollins said, "he's been in talks with the [Miami] Heat, [Sacramento] Kings, [Chicago] Bulls, Lakers, [and San Antonio] Spurs, among others."


Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA Basketball, Robert Sacre, NBA Players, Jordan Hill, Los Angeles Clippers, Ryan Hollins

7 hrs ago | The Smoking Cuban

Sports Illustrated's Top-100 NBA Players of 2015 (100-51): Ellis & Parsons

Ben Golliver and Rob Mahoney of came out with their list of the NBA's Top-100 players of the 2015 season. Some are questionable, but let's be real, with so many players, it's a tough call in some spots.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Houston Rockets, Chandler Parsons, NBA Players

8 hrs ago | The Smoking Cuban

Power Ranking the Mavericks: Preseason Edition

Apr 12, 2014; Dallas, TX, USA; Dallas Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki and guard Monta Ellis during the game against the Phoenix Suns at the American Airlines Center. The Mavericks defeated the Suns 101-98.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Chandler Parsons, NBA Players, Houston Rockets, Brandan Wright, Monta Ellis, Tyson Chandler, Dirk Nowitzki, New York Knicks

Sun Sep 14, 2014

Pounding the Rock

A Portrait of Boris Diaw

Forever a riddle, wrapped inside an enigma, baked inside an eclair, Diaw finally showed an appetite for points last season. Regular Season 79 G, 25.0 MPG, 9.1 PTS, .521/.402/.739, 4.1 Rebs, 2.8 Ast, 0.6 Stl, 0.4 Blk, 1.5 TOs, +4.0 per game, 109.3 ORtg, 101.3 DRtg, .120 WS/48, 14.1 PER, 55 YTS Points Playoffs 23 G, 26.3 MPG, 9.2 PTS, .500/.400/.688, 4.8 Rebs, 3.4 Asts, 0.6 Stl, 0.1 Blk, 1.3 TOs, +3.7 per game, 113.2 ORtg, 103.2 DRtg, .155 WS/48, 15.3 PER, 21 YTS Points In 2005 Mike D'Antoni's upstart "Seven seconds or less" run-n-gun Suns looked like the best team in the league for most of the season.


Related Topix: Sports, San Antonio Spurs, NBA Basketball, Boris Diaw, NBA Players, Shawn Marion, Tony Parker, Steve Kerr


Report: Earl Clark gets training camp contract with Memphis

Earl Clark can play the stretch four or is more of a big three , his length makes him a pesky perimeter defender and last season on the whole he shot 33.6 percent from three. The Memphis Grizzlies have 14 guys under contract next season but are always looking for a little more shooting and versatility.


Related Topix: Earl Clark, NBA Players, Sports, NBA Basketball, Memphis Grizzlies, Jon Leuer, Quincy Pondexter, Zach Randolph, Vince Carter

CBS Sports

Melo 'angry' about last year, eyes new offense

In an interview with ESPN New York, Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony said he was "angry" about the Knicks' ignominious fall from grace last season, which is why he redoubled his efforts to get in shape. He also spoke about how excited he is about working in the triangle offense.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, New York Knicks, Carmelo Anthony, Jose Calderon, Iman Shumpert, NBA Players, Pablo Prigioni, Andrea Bargnani

Buckets Over Broadway

Who is Quincy Acy?

The New York Knicks made an under the radar deal towards the end of the summer when they sent Wayne Ellington and Jeremy Tyler for Quincy Acy and Travis Outlaw . Many people didn't see it as a significant move, mostly because Acy is a relatively unknown name.


Related Topix: Sports, New York Knicks, NBA Basketball, Wayne Ellington, NBA Players, Jeremy Tyler, NCAA Basketball, Baylor University NCAA, Quincy Acy, NCAA Sports, Baylor Bears NCAA Basketball, Sacramento Kings

Sat Sep 13, 2014

Dallas Morning News

How Team USA's need for size (and not Parsons) could push the Mavs forward

The Mavericks have their man. Chandler Parsons is now a Dallas Maverick after the rival Houston Rockets elected not to match a 3-year, $36 million offer sheet.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Chandler Parsons, NBA Players, Houston Rockets, Tyson Chandler, New York Knicks, Devin Harris

Lake Show Life

Wednesday Laker Workout: Wayne Ellington, Jeremy Tyler, James Nunnally, and Ronnie Price

Feb 3, 2014; Dallas, TX, USA; Dallas Mavericks shooting guard Wayne Ellington drives to the basket during the game against the Cleveland Cavaliers at the American Airlines Center. Mandatory Credit: Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports The Lakers have two roster spots remaining to fill out the maximum roster size of 15 players entering the NBA season.


Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA Basketball, Kendall Marshall, NBA Players, Jordan Clarkson, Manny Harris

Mavs Moneyball

Weekend poll: Which Dallas Maverick will have the best dunk this season?

It was a sad day when news came down that Vince Carter was leaving Dallas. The Mavericks lost a great teammate, fantastic 3-point shooter and excellent locker room spokesperson.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Chandler Parsons, Tyson Chandler, NBA Players, Brandan Wright, New York Knicks, Monta Ellis, Houston Rockets

Retailing Today

Hain Celestial and NBA star Tyson Chandler team up for digital campaign

The Hain Celestial Group, a leading organic and natural products company, and NBA center for the Dallas Mavericks Tyson Chandler have teamed up to digitally publish Tyson's Pro Tips, an insider's guide to improve athletic performance. Written for young athletes, their coaches, parents and caregivers, the 21 pro tips in Tyson's Pro Tips offer nutrition, fitness and personal care advice designed to help established players and emerging stars achieve their goals in a healthy and positive way, the brand said.


Related Topix: Sports, Tyson Chandler, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, New York Knicks

NBA notes: Ferry takes leave of absence; Dirk movie premiere set

Under fire for making racially charged comments about a player, Atlanta Hawks general manager Danny Ferry took an indefinite leave of absence Friday. Hawks CEO Steve Koonin had resisted calls for Ferry to be dismissed, but said the 47-year-old GM asked for the leave.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Los Angeles Lakers, Brian Cardinal, Tyson Chandler, Dirk Nowitzki, NBA Players, New York Knicks, Monta Ellis

Fri Sep 12, 2014

The Smoking Cuban

The Forgotten Mavericks

Editor's Note: Aaron Clements is an 18-year-old college student at Harding University majoring in Broadcast Journalism. Aaron is the founder and one of three contributors for MavsNetwork , a Twitter account covering the Mavericks.


Related Topix: Sports, Shawn Bradley, Dirk Nowitzki, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Derek Harper

Lake Show Life

Kobe Bryant: The Great Debate of 24 vs. 8

Feb 16, 2014; New Orleans, LA, USA; Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant speaks during a press conference before the 2014 NBA All-Star Game at the Smoothie King Center. Mandatory Credit: Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports With Kobe Bryant entering the final 2 years of his career as an NBA player, some questions come to mind; will he go out as productive has he has been his entire career? Will the Lakers be playoff contenders? Will he be in a position to win his 6th ring? Only time can answer those questions.


Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Lakers, Kobe Bryant, NBA Players, San Antonio Spurs, Tim Duncan, Dirk Nowitzki

Mavs Moneyball

Dallas Maverick 2K player ratings leak, Dirk Nowitzki moves up

In today's Five Out, we talk about NBA 2K player rating leaks, Chandler Parsons wanting to be in Spain with Team USA and a Tyson Chandler interview. 1. 2K SHOWS DIRK LOVE: NBA 2K15 is nearly upon us and a Dallas Mavericks roster has appeared to leak onto the internet.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Chandler Parsons, NBA Players, Houston Rockets, Tyson Chandler, Jae Crowder, Dirk Nowitzki, New York Knicks, Monta Ellis

Rant Sports

Predicting the Dallas Mavericks' Player Rotation For 2014-15

The Dallas Mavericks surprised a lot of people last year, especially in the playoffs when they took the eventual champion San Antonio Spurs to seven games in the first round. Dirk Nowitzki has always been their leader, but the team has struggled to surround him with the right group of talent since their title in 2011.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Jae Crowder, Dirk Nowitzki, NBA Players, Brandan Wright, Shawn Marion, Monta Ellis

Mavs Moneyball

Sorting Through Dallas' Positional Logjams

The Mavericks have built a stronger, deeper roster this offseason. But is there a risk to the depth that the Mavericks have accumulated? With the exception of Dirk Nowitzki, most of the players on the Mavericks' starting roster could be replaced by similarly quality players.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Devin Harris, Dirk Nowitzki, Raymond Felton, DeJuan Blair, Brandan Wright, New York Knicks


4 Players the New York Knicks Need to Step Up Next Season

Certain aspects of the New York Knicks ' 2014-15 season are a given, like Carmelo Anthony scoring about two dozen points per game , Jose Calderon hitting three-pointers with accuracy or solid on-ball defense. Other things remain a complete mystery, especially regarding how the rotation will shake out around the new offense.


Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, New York Knicks, Carmelo Anthony, Cole Aldrich, Amar'e Stoudemire, NBA Players, Andrea Bargnani, Wayne Ellington