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NBA Owners Split Among Themselves

Reports say the NBA owners are split among themselves on the current lockout situation. One side wants to end the work-stoppage as soon as possible while the other owners want to drag this conflict through 2011. Although some claim this news of the owners being split will result in a quicker CBA signing, it will actually do the exact opposite. Those who believe the lockout will end sooner say that the owner ...

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Happy Birthday John Starks

Today, August 10th, marks the 46th birthday of New York Knick legend John Starks. Starks was a fan-favorite at Madison Square Garden for his incredible leaping ability and explosive offensive skills. Starks did not hear his named be called on draft night, but he made his NBA debut with the Golden State Warriors in 1988. However, the next season Starks released by the Warriors and decided to sign with the Ne ...

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Happy 91st Birthday to the Late, Legendary Red Holzman

Today marks the 91st birthday of the Late, Great Red Holzman. Holzman coached the Knicks to their only two franchise championships, one in 1970 and the other in 1973. Under Holzman, players like Walt Frazier and Willis Reed became the game's biggest stars. Holzman was born in Brooklyn, New York in 1920 and spent the majority of his adult life involved with the Knicks, whether as a coach or team executive. H ...

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Former Knick Charles Oakley Faces Legal Problems

Former New York Knicks forward Charles Oakley and the Aria Hotel-Casino in Las Vegas are battling it out in court. Oakley claims the hotel guards beat him in May 2010 when he tried to enter a VIP area. However, MGM Resorts International casino and several of its employees are counter-suing Oakley because they say he started the fight and avoided being arrested because of his celebrity status.  Now Oakley's ...

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Carmelo Anthony Opens Sports Complex in Puerto Rico

New York Knicks' forward Carmelo Anthony will open up a sports complex in the island of Puerto Rico. The Carmelo Anthony Foundation built the complex in Eastern Puerto Rico and children can now enjoy a brand new basketball court. This is the Foundation's second sports complex in Puerto Rico, the first one coming in July 2010. Although the complex does not have a roof, children often play basketball in the r ...

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Carmelo’s Wife, La La, to Debut in Reality TV Show

Carmelo Anthony's wife, La La, will debut in a reality TV show that will air on VH1, according to People's Magazine. The show will focus on La La and her ability to balance life as an entertainer and as a wife of a basketball star. "Being married to an athlete is a hard thing," La La says. "I want to be a wife, but I don't want to give up my dreams." The show, titled La La's Full Court Life, will debut on A ...

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Happy Birthday Danilo Gallinari

Today, August 8th, is the birthday of former New York Knick Danilo Gallinari, he has turned 23 years old. Gallinari was born on August 8, 1988, and he chose the jersey number eight because it is featured multiple times on his birthday, 8/8/88. Gallinari was drafted with the sixth overall pick in the 2008 NBA Draft by the Knicks, and he won over fan appreciation for his three-point shooting. However, Gallina ...

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Anthony Weighs in on Player BRI Issue

At a charity event in Puerto Rico, New York Knicks star Carmelo Anthony weighed in on the current NBA lockout situation. When one reporter asked Anthony about the BRI (Basketball Related Income) split in the CBA, he said, "If you ask me, I’d say 57 percent of existing players is fair." The BRI is just one of the many problems in the labor negotiations. The BRI ties in with the revenue sharing among teams an ...

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Carmelo Anthony Keeps Options Open Overseas

During a charity weekend in Puerto Rico, Carmelo Anthony told local newspaper El Nuevo Dia that he is interested in playing in China. Daily Knicks reported earlier that Stephon Marbury told Anthony not to go to China, as he would find adjusting to the style quite difficult. However, someone of Anthony's skill level can succeed in any platform whether in China or the NBA. With the league lockout in full stea ...

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Spero Dedes Officially Named Knicks New Radio Voice

DailyKnicks.com reported earlier that Spero Dedes, play-by-play announcer for 710 ESPN Radio in Los Angeles, would be taking his talents to 1050 ESPN Radio in New York. Finally, after nearly a month long wait, Dedes was officially named the new voice of the Knicks on Thursday. The official announcement was postponed because of reports saying Dedes was arrested for drunk driving, but Dedes' dream finally cam ...

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