Posts Tagged By BRIAN MAHONEY

After working OT in NBA playoffs, Curry, Rose can earn rest

Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry celebrates the Warriors' 123-119 overtime victory over the New Orleans Pelicans in Game 3 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series in New Orleans, Thursday, April 23, 2015. The Warriors took a 3-0 lead in the best-of-seven series. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

NEW YORK (AP) — If Stephen Curry and Derrick Rose are tired after working overtime, now is the chance to earn some rest.

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Silver unsure about intentional fouling, expects discussion

Los Angeles Clippers center DeAndre Jordan reacts after missing a free throw during the second half of Game 2 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series against the San Antonio Spurs in Los Angeles, Wednesday, April 22, 2015. The Spurs won 111-107 in overtime. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)

NEW YORK (AP) — NBA Commissioner Adam Silver says he is “on the fence” about intentional fouling away from the ball and expects the league to be “very engaged” about the tactic over the coming months.

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Miserable winter over, Jackson focused on Knicks’ key summer

In this June 10, 2014, file photo, New York Knicks president Phil Jackson smiles during a news conference in Tarrytown, N.Y. Jackson holds his end-of-season meeting on Tuesday, April 21, 2015,  with reporters after the Knicks finished a franchise-worst 17-65 in his first year in charge.  (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)

GREENBURGH, N.Y. (AP) — Phil Jackson oversaw the worst season in Knicks history, though he knows the franchise’s future won’t be determined by what happened during one miserable winter.

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