Today’s #TBT sports blog rewinds the game clock to the 1970 NBA Finals. That’s when Willis Reed provided New York Knicks fans with perhaps the most memorable entrance in Big Apple sports history. 40+ years later, Knicks fans still vividly … Continue reading
Billed as the world’s most famous arena, Madison Square Garden is also an easy pick for my top spot as #1 in my FREE book New York Sports Icons. The multi-purpose facility in midtown Manhattan sits strategically above Penn Station, … Continue reading
“I think I’m the most underrated superstar that’s out there (laughs) but that doesn’t matter to me,” Anthony told ESPN’s Chris Broussard. New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony uttered these words yesterday to ESPN’s Chris Broussard at the team’s training … Continue reading
While enjoying a restful Labor Day Weekend flipping channels from the comfort of my couch, I stumbled upon the terrific March 2012 NBA TV doc Wilt 100 about the late Wilt Chamberlain.
Immediately, the diehard basketball fan in me became restless on a weekend devoted to rest. I thought it sacrilegious that I had never watched the tale until today.
Therefore, I dedicated the remainder of the early afternoon captivated by a film that chronicled Wilt Chamberlain’s historic night in Hershey, PA when he set the NBA scoring record by totaling an incredible 100 points.Continue reading
The anticipated abundant harvest hasn’t happened this NBA season for the Big Apple’s New York Knicks and Brooklyn Nets basketball teams. And, it’s very unlikely it will.
Expected to finish near the top of the tree in the NBA Eastern Conference standings, both Gotham squads have been nearly gobbled up to their core so far this season.Continue reading
It takes only one bad apple, or in this case one former Orangeman, to spoil the whole bunch. The old adage, but with a clever twist, couldn’t be more pertinent to today’s NBA news. That’s the speculation spewing out of … Continue reading
Just steps away from Broadway on New York City’s biggest stage this weekend NBA’s Jeremy Lin was once again the SHOW! Captivating a sold out Madison Square Garden as well as a fixated network television audience, Jeremy Lin’s scintillating play … Continue reading
Tell me James Dolan and Donnie Walsh aren’t a couple of Knuckleheaded Knicks. What on earth were they thinking? I didn’t know whether to laugh, cry or scream upon learning the news that these two senior NBA executives re-signed former … Continue reading