The longer the Chicago Bulls stay alive in the NBA playoffs, the louder the clamoring will grow for the return of their injured budding superstar, Derrick Rose. Before the din becomes overwhelming, critics should remember the story of an injured budding superstar of another era: Grant Hill.
Isiah Thomas won’t return to the New York Knicks as a consultant amid questions about whether his appointment would violate National Basketball Association rules because he is a college basketball coach.
The Western Conference won the National Basketball Association’s All-Star Game for the third straight year, defeating the East 143-138 behind a game-high 30 points from Kevin Durant of the Oklahoma City Thunder.
Isiah Thomas will withdraw from his new role as a consultant with the New York Knicks amid questions about whether his appointment would violate National Basketball Association rules, the New York Times said.
Jeremy Lin’s one-week rise from backup to the National Basketball Association’s Eastern Conference Player of the Week helped drive shares in his boss, Madison Square Garden Co., to a record high and produced the league’s best-selling jersey.
Donnie Walsh is stepping down as the New York Knicks’ president of basketball operations after a three-year tenure that turned a struggling franchise into a playoff team led by All-Stars Amar’e Stoudemire and Carmelo Anthony .