Posts Tagged By BRIAN MAHONEY

Silver wants age limit change, no rush on others

NEW YORK (AP) — Even as the NBA prepares for a draft that could be headlined by freshmen, Commissioner Adam Silver remains committed to keeping them in college.

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Knicks’ season over, focus is on Anthony’s future

New York Knicks president Phil Jackson, right, watches during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Toronto Raptors Wednesday, April 16, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

GREENBURGH, N.Y. (AP) — Carmelo Anthony says he wants to stay in New York, and he says he wants to win.

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Can Spurs get back at Heat? Can they survive West?

In this June 13, 2013 file photo, Miami Heat's LeBron James (6) passes between San Antonio Spurs' Boris Diaw (33), of France,  and Manu Ginobili (20), of Argentina, during the second half at Game 4 of the NBA Finals, in San Antonio.  A rematch of last year's thrilling NBA Finals finish is possible, but the Spurs and Heat would have to get through tough paths to get there. (AP Photo/Eric Gay, File)

To get another shot at LeBron James, the San Antonio Spurs may have to go through Dirk Nowitzki, then Dwight Howard and James Harden, and finally Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook.

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Knicks beat Raptors, who get No. 3 seed anyway

Toronto Raptors' Jonas Valanciunas (17) and Amir Johnson (15) defend New York Knicks' Amar'e Stoudemire during the first half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, April 16, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

NEW YORK (AP) — The Knicks lingered on the court, soaking in the cheers from the fans wearing those giveaway orange shirts that were probably meant for the playoffs.

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Woodson still believes he’s right coach for Knicks

New York Knicks coach Mike Woodson calls out to his team during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Brooklyn Nets on Tuesday, April 15, 2014, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

NEW YORK (AP) — Mike Woodson won’t lobby to keep his job with the New York Knicks. He believes he’s already proven he deserves it.

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