Note: Click here to read Part One: The Pitches. Carmelo Anthony walks into the Knicks’ press room that is now filled wall-to-wall with media members. He sits down, adjusts his seat and takes a deep breath before tapping the microphone to make sure it’s working. To his left is his wife, La La Anthony, and on her lap is his son, Kiyan. He […]
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This will be the first time in Carmelo Anthony’s career that he’ll be a free agent. The first time he’ll be courted since he was rocking braids in high school. The first time he’ll have NBA teams throwing out the red carpet for him. The first time he’ll have stars pitching for him to join forces with them. Plenty of teams want […]
Quentin Haynes — According to David Aldridge of NBA.com, the Golden State Warriors have hired Steve Kerr to be the team’s next head coach. Both Kerr and the Warriors agreed on a five-year, 25 million dollar contract, giving Kerr his first ever head coaching job in the NBA. After failing to land Stan Van Gundy earlier in the week, the Warriors land the man who was previously tied to the New York […]
By Drew Corrigan (@Dcorrigan50) — After three short and successful years as coach of the Golden State Warriors, Mark Jackson was fired in wake of the Dubs’ loss to the Los Angeles Clippers in the first-round of the 2014 playoffs. The Warriors released one of the main chess pieces responsible for taking […]
Adam Johnson – On this week’s edition of The Jump, I’m joined by Zach Oliver and Russell Simon as they debate some of the hottest trends in the NBA. Among the three topics discussed in the newest episode: Does Mark Jackson return to Golden State next year after Adrian Wojnarowski’s recent report and Brian Scalabrine’s demotion to Santa Cruz? With the Trailblazers recent tailspin, is it possible they […]
Alex Rose – The “Bad Boys” era of Detroit basketball was spearheaded by its ultra-aggressive and sometimes even brutal backcourt of Isiah Thomas and Joe Dumars. The nine seasons the duo spent together were highlighted by championships in 1989 and 1990. From years 1986 to 1992, their Pistons teams […]
Joshua Santos – As the much anticipated 2014 NBA trade deadline passed, it’s fair to say the biggest move this year involved former Los Angeles Lakers’ point guard, Steve Blake, who was traded to a Western Conference foe and championship contender, the Golden State Warriors, in exchange for Kent Bazemore and MarShon Brooks. […]