By Jill Pankow | 02/20/2012 - 12:40
-Though the New York Knicks 7 game winning streak came to an end last Friday against the New Orleans Hornets, it is doubtful that Linsanity will be completely over just yet. As the return of Knicks part-Puerto Rican Carmelo Anthony grows nearer with each game, it has been no secret that sports fans have a great deal of apprehension surrounding his coming back to the court.
By Jill Pankow | 02/17/2012 - 11:43
- Pau Gasol’s future with the Los Angeles Lakers is out of his hands as the NBA’s trade deadline, March 15th, approaches. Though he finds it difficult at times to distance himself from thoughts of being traded, fans certainly aren’t seeing the rumors affecting his skills on the court. The Spanish basketball star has averaged 16.8 points, 10.6 rebounds, 3 assists and 1.3 blocks so far this season. “There’s talks and rumors every day.
By Jill Pankow | 02/15/2012 - 10:23
Last night’s Valentine’s Day buzzer beater has propelled Linsanity to its highest level yet. The last minute 3-point shot by break-out star Jeremy Lin gave the New York Knicks the 90-87 win over the Toronto Raptors continuing their 6 game winning streak. The rise of Lin in the absence of Carmelo Anthony, who sat out his 4th game due to a groin injury, seems to have made part-Puerto Rican Anthony into a villain of sorts.
By Jill Pankow | 02/14/2012 - 11:50
New York Knicks fans, along with the rest of the NBA, are curious to see how Carmelo Anthony will fit into the line-up now that Jeremy Lin mania has emerged in Anthony’s absence, and it seems everyone is about to find out sooner rather than later. According to the Knicks twitter account part-Puerto Rican Anthony, who has been out the past three games due to a groin injury sustained against the Utah Jazz, could return to the court “toward end of week.”