With more than 50 wins for the New York Knicks and more than 27 points per game for himself, the numbers back Melo up. The Knicks won a division title, and Anthony will add the scoring title after the regular season ends Wednesday.
The Houston Rockets have extended an offer sheet to point guard Jeremy Lin, who is “mulling over whether to accept it,” according to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports.
Knicks coach Mike Woodson has confirmed that point guard Jeremy Lin will not play in the first round of the NBA playoffs. If the Knicks manage to advance, however, it is undetermined whether the 23-year-old will be able to suit up and take the floor.
J.R. Smith scored 22 points for the Knicks, who pulled away in the second half to clinch the Eastern Conference’s No. 7 seed and a first-round playoff matchup against No. 2 Miami beginning Saturday.
The biggest question for Knicks fans: do you want your team to face the Chicago Bulls or Miami Heat?
NEW YORK (AP) The New York Knicks say Jeremy Lin is having left knee surgery and will miss six weeks, likely ending his amazing breakthrough season.
Rajon Rondo had his second triple-double in three games, spoiling Jeremy Lin’s return to Boston on Sunday and leading the Celtics to a 115-111 OT victory over the Knicks.
Damon Amendolara and Marc Bertrand discussed ESPN’s coverage of Jeremy Lin and Tim Tebow. DA, while admitting that he enjoys some of their programming, says that there are “moments where ESPN becomes a parody of itself…Linsanity is so beyond the realm of reasonable coverage, that it is a joke.”
Adamn Kaufman jumps in on all the Linsanity in New York.
Political correctness as a way of life has its limits, mainly when it is used as an indiscriminate weapon by people caught up in a grievance culture gone overboard.