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Stephon Marbury Facing Financial Problems with Bank

Former New York Knicks player Stephon Marbury is facing financial problems with Wachovia bank. Marbury currently plays basketball in China, but is dealing with a loan issue dating back to his time in the NBA. Marbury borrowed $16 million from Wachovia in order to start up his company Starbury, but he has yet to pay back the bank. Despite making $151 million during his time in the NBA, Marbury has seemed to ...

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Marbury Offers Advice To Melo and Amar’e

Former New York Knicks guard Stephon Marbury has some advice for current team stars Carmelo Anthony and Amar'e Stoudemire. Marbury, who currently plays professional basketball in China, does not believe Anthony and Stoudemire could handle playing overseas. "I don't think Carmelo Anthony is going to run like they want to run in practice." Marbury told the New York Post. "They want to run you to death. The fi ...

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NBA Executives and Players Union to Continue Talks Monday

Nearly a month after the NBA faced its first work stoppage since 1998-1999, the league and Players Union have agreed to conduct their first lockout meeting. Both sides will meet in New York City on August 1st, and will try to work towards a new Collective Bargaining Agreement. Although they are far apart on the major issues, an in-person meeting does show some sign of hope for NBA followers. In their previo ...

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Amare Stoudemire Launching a Sports and Fashion Site

Since Amar'e has been revealing that his back has not being doing well this summer, it seems like he's leaning towards more domestic activities compared to his more internationally inspired basketball peers. Joining, Amar'e plans to exclusive content to them in exchange for a revenue share and equity in the company. The main component of this deal is the draw to fantasy basketball, which c ...

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2011-2012 New York Knicks Schedule Announced

The National Basketball Association announced the 2011-2012 team schedules on Tuesday, despite being in the middle of a dangerous work stoppage. The New York Knicks are set to tip-off their season on November 2nd by hosting the Miami Heat, that is of course if a new CBA is signed. After a very successful 2010-2011 season, the NBA hopes its upcoming campaign will continue on with the record-breaking views. T ...

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Amar’e Stoudemire Says ‘No’ To European Teams

The NBA lockout is in full steam, and several of the league's stars are exploring their options with teams overseas. New Jersey Nets all-star point guard Deron Williams has already decided to take his talents to Europe and will play with the Turkish basketball club Besiktas until a new CBA is signed. Rumors say more NBA players will play in other countries if the lockout continues, even though their contrac ...

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Top Ten Knicks Stories of June 2011

The New York Knicks' season ended in April after they were eliminated from the Playoffs by their rivals, the Boston Celtics. Despite the fact that the Knicks were no longer on television in the month of June, news and rumors were still circulating the men in blue-and-orange.  The month of June featured trade rumors, injuries and a lockout that may continue for several months. So here are the Top Ten Knicks ...

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Despite Labor Meeting on Thursday, NBA Owners Lockout Players

After a long meeting today in New York City between the NBA owners and Players Union, news has come out that the owners have decided to lockout their players starting midnight. This will be the first work stoppage in the NBA since 1998-1999, but this current lockout threatens the entire upcoming season. The work stoppage was no surprise, and fans were expecting a lockout for a long time. Although both sides ...

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Carmelo Anthony Dealing With Sore Elbow

New York Knicks star Carmelo Anthony is dealing with soreness in his right elbow and is rehabbing the injury at the Knicks' practice facility. As a result of the bum elbow, Anthony is having trouble lifting weights and shooting the ball. According to Anthony, the pain in the elbow began early in the season during his time with Denver and flared up in February after he was traded to the Knicks. "When I shoot ...

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Knicks Plan to Reacquire Veteran Kurt Thomas

According to team sources, the New York Knicks are trying to reacquire center Kurt Thomas. Thomas played for the Knicks from 1999-2005 and was a valuable big man in the team's roster. Thomas, 38 years old,  is the oldest player in the NBA and does not have the same productivity as he had before. Last season with the Chicago Bulls, Thomas averaged 4.1 points per game and 5.8 rebounds per game. Despite his me ...

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