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Knicks Carmelo Anthony nearly records triple-double in blowout of Suns

amny.com — All that stood between Carmelo Anthony and his first triple-double in nearly four years were two assists, and there were 12 minutes remaining. But he spent the final quarter watching the action from the bench, a gray sleeveless shirt covering his jersey. His night was done, and for the Knicks, perhaps there was no better sight.
Jan 29, 2016

Carmelo Anthony nearly records triple-double as Knicks win nwsdy.li/1QMONhV

Knicks Carmelo Anthony nearly records triple-double in blowout of Suns

newsday.com — All that stood between Carmelo Anthony and his first triple-double in nearly four years were two assists, and there were 12 minutes remaining. But he spent the final quarter watching the action from the bench, a gray sleeveless shirt covering his jersey. His night was done, and for the Knicks, perhaps there was no better sight.
Jan 30, 2016

Carmelo Anthony nearly records triple-double as Knicks win nwsdy.li/1m3uzDK

Jan 30, 2016

Melo nearly records triple-double as Knicks win nwsdy.li/1ZZJYSN via @newsday

Carmelo Anthony, Kristaps Porzingis back for Knicks; Jose Calderon still out

newsday.com — One of the biggest challenges Derek Fisher faced as a first-time coach last season was determining a regular Knicks lineup. That hasn't been an issue this season, at least not until this week. Fisher used the same starting lineup 34 times during a stretch of 38 games, and the Knicks won 18 of those games.
Jan 29, 2016

Carmelo Anthony, Kristaps Porzingis back for Knicks; Jose Calderon still out nwsdy.li/20cq5h0

Anthony Bosch’s prison sentence reduced from 48 to 32 months

newsday.com — Biogenesis founder Anthony Bosch's prison sentence for his steroid distribution conviction has been reduced from 48 months to 32 months, a U.S. District judge in Florida ruled on Thursday. Federal prosecutors asked judge Darrin Gayles last week to reduce Bosch's sentence because of his "substantial assistance" to the government's prosecution of others.
Jan 14, 2016

Anthony Bosch's prison sentence reduced from 48 to 32 months nwsdy.li/1lbiXya

Eli Manning memorabilia lawsuit can proceed

newsday.com — A lawsuit that accuses Giants quarterback Eli Manning of passing off unused helmets to be marketed and sold as game-used can proceed, a New Jersey Superior Court judge ruled on Wednesday. Manning's attorneys had filed a motion last year seeking to dismiss the fraud and racketeering claims facing the quarterback.

Anthony Bosch’s prison sentence may be reduced by 16 months

newsday.com — Federal prosecutors are seeking to reduce Biogenesis founder Anthony Bosch's prison sentence by 16 months because of his "substantial assistance" to the government's prosecution of other people, according to a court filing on Wednesday.
Jan 06, 2016

Anthony Bosch's prison sentence may be reduced by 16 months nwsdy.li/1mD0BaI

Derek Fisher glad he wasn’t disciplined for Barnes incident

newsday.com — If Derek Fisher is relieved he avoided any league-imposed discipline for his role in the preseason physical altercation with Memphis Grizzlies player Matt Barnes, the Knicks coach hid it well Tuesday. A day after the NBA announced that Barnes is suspended for Memphis' next two games and for the Oct.

Knicks put it all together in defeating Pistons at Garden

newsday.com — Nothing fires up a basketball crowd than a thunderous dunk, as the Knicks' Derrick Williams showed at Madison Square Garden Tuesday night. Twice in the fourth quarter Williams drove baseline for two-handed dunks, doing his part to get the Knicks fans here cheering.
Dec 30, 2015

Knicks put it all together in defeating Pistons at Garden nwsdy.li/1mQ5T2C

Yankees acquire Aroldis Chapman from Cincinnati Reds

amny.com — In acquiring four-time All-Star closer Aroldis Chapman from the Cincinnati Reds yesterday for four minor-leaguers, the Yankees added perhaps the game's hardest-throwing lefthanded pitcher to an already formidable back end of the bullpen. But the Yankees also are taking on a player involved in a domestic violence investigation Major League Baseball.

Daily fantasy sports websites fight to keep New York players

newsday.com — DraftKings and FanDuel say they offer games of skill. But New York Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman says the daily fantasy sports websites constitute gambling and wants them banned from conducting business with New Yorkers. The two websites represent the leaders in what has become a booming multibillion-dollar industry.
Nov 29, 2015

Daily fantasy sports websites fight to keep New York players nwsdy.li/1XAJe5q

Nov 29, 2015

RT @jimbaumbach: Daily fantasy sports websites fight to keep New York players nwsdy.li/1XAJe5q

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Feb 08, 2016

@keithirizarry Phil is addressing media after practice today. I think it will be first time he's spoken to press since preseason.

Feb 08, 2016

@JoelFeuer Correct. Many schools closed before snow hit. It's falling now, but we have maybe an inch on ground.

Feb 08, 2016

@keithirizarry I was impressed how comfortable Fisher was at his first news conference. Never seemed comfortable after that. Inexperience.

Feb 08, 2016

I thought the biggest surprise of the day would be that schools closed with very little snow. But Derek Fisher fired? Wow.

Feb 06, 2016

RT @seanmgregory: At Super Bowl, the NFL still won't tackle head trauma. pretty revealing interview w/ an NFL doc (h/t @bruce_arthur) ti.me/1RdAzH5

Feb 05, 2016

@NWS Serious question. Just curious. What kind of training does a "trained spotter" undergo to measure snow. forecast.weather.gov/product.php?si…

Feb 05, 2016

RT @jadande: Wow, Goodell saved his worst answer for last. Implied early retirements were cases of lost passion to play, not safety fears


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