12:01 AM EDT, Sun August 20, 2017
Chowder and Champions 3 hours ago

Boston Celtics: 5 most interesting games on the 2017-18 schedule

With new players, higher expectations and a new attitude, the Boston Celtics will enter the 2017-18 season as an NBA Finals contender and the regular season schedule will prove it. After seeing Gordon Hayward flash his fresh Nike green jersey in his latest Instagram post, it has been hard not to get excited in anticipation […] Boston Celtics: 5 most interesting games on the 2017-18 schedule - Chowder and Champions - Chowder and Champions - A Boston Sports Site - Red Sox, Patriots, Celtics, Bruins and More!
CelticsBlog 6 hours ago
Boston Celtics’ Isaiah Thomas and Gerald Green win NBPA Players Voice Awards

Boston Celtics’ Isaiah Thomas and Gerald Green win NBPA Players Voice Awards

The NBPA unveiled its 2016-2017 Players Voice Awards, with former Celtic Gerald Green earning his teammates’ vote for best Celtics teammate, while Isaiah Thomas won the Clutch Performer Award. Following one of the great Boston Celtics campaigns in modern history, Isaiah Thomas came away this week with a unique award from the NBPA. In the Players Voice awards, the NBPA body of the league’s players voted Thomas the Clutch Performer of the year. Give us OT with IT. The Clutch Performer goes to @Isaiah_Thomas. #PlayersVoice pic.twitter.com/QDR4YOHZev— NBPA (@TheNBPA) August 18,...
CelticsBlog 8 hours ago
Boston Celtics daily links 8/19/17

Boston Celtics daily links 8/19/17

All the Celtics news you need in one convenient place. Herald  Celtics will retire Paul Pierce's number on Feb. 11 vs. CavsPaul Pierce’s number 34 to be retired by Boston Celtics Globe  Celtics will retire Paul Pierce’s number Feb. 11CelticsBlog  Report: Celtics sign guard Daniel Dixon VIDEO: Brad Stevens is a Ms. Pac-Man gamer? VIDEO: Celtics Stuff Live on C’s new uniforms Celtics Green  Random Thoughts on Player Awards, Evan Turner, and More ESPN  Boston Celtics Report- ESPNLex Nihil Novi  Late Substition of Szczerbiak for Ratliff Leaves Door Open for GarnettThe Sports...
Carmelo Anthony voted Best Knicks teammate; Hoodie Melo gets J.R. seal of approval

Carmelo Anthony voted Best Knicks teammate; Hoodie Melo gets J.R. seal of approval

What if Melo got to play in a hoodie for the Knicks? If Carmelo Anthony has indeed played his final game with the Knicks, his teammates gave him a surprising parting gift. Melo received the 2017-18 Players’ Association award for best teammate on the Knicks. Players were only allowed to vote for teammates, so this honor did indeed come from his fellow ‘Bockers. EASTThe teammate with the biggest impact on and off the court. Check out the #PlayersVoice Award winners for Best Teammate. pic.twitter.com/F1UFnt6Qdu— NBPA (@TheNBPA) August 18, 2017 Melo took several steps back as a...
Daily Knicks 12 hours ago

New York Knicks: More footage of Frank Ntilikina dominating workouts

New York Knicks rookie Frank Ntilikina continues to impress during his offseason workout. Find out what he’s doing to prepare for the 2017-18 season. The New York Knicks took a leap of faith at the 2017 NBA Draft. Despite the calls for New York to take an American-born player who had showcased their abilities on […] New York Knicks: More footage of Frank Ntilikina dominating workouts - Daily Knicks - Daily Knicks - A New York Knicks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
CelticsBlog 13 hours ago
VIDEO: Celtics Stuff Live on C’s new uniforms

VIDEO: Celtics Stuff Live on C’s new uniforms

The big reveal! CelticsBlog veterans, Justin Poulin and Jon Duke dissect the Celtics new uniforms in video form. Justin and Jon tear apart the Boston Celtics new uniforms. The duo discuss the Nike swoosh, the GE logo, and how they affect the C’s classic uniform. Conversation starts at the 12 minute mark
CelticsBlog 15 hours ago
VIDEO: Brad Stevens is a Ms. Pac-Man gamer?

VIDEO: Brad Stevens is a Ms. Pac-Man gamer?

CLNS and CelticsBlog’s Jared Weiss joins the Celtics Roundtable for a hard look at the schedule and a light hearted look at Brad Stevens gaming. Jared Weiss and Sam Sheehan along with Matt and Jon Ignal discuss Brad Stevens’ video game hobby and the Celtics schedule being released. 0:30 Brad Stevens plays Ms. Pacman reaction 3:15 Biggest Games of the Season 11:00 Is there reason to be hopeful about the Nets schedule? 14:00 Celtics on National TV frequently Follow us on Twitter: @CLNSRoundtable and subscribe to the Boston Celtics Newsfeed!
Net Income / NetsDaily 16 hours ago
Nets players select Randy Foye as “best teammate”

Nets players select Randy Foye as “best teammate”

Randy Foye, the journeyman combo guard who was one of the last players signed by the Nets last season, wound up being selected as the team’s favorite teammate. Foye, 33, was selected as best teammate in a vote sponsored by the players union, the NBPA. It’s the second year that the players on each of the league’s 30 teams selected their favorite colleague. Last season, Brook Lopez was named best teammate on the Nets ... and Trevor Booker was selected by his Jazz teammates before he signed with Brooklyn. Foye, who started 40 games at shooting guard, finished the season, with averages...
Daily Knicks 17 hours ago

New York Knicks: Five reasons to love the Jamel Artis signing

The New York Knicks have signed Jamel Artis to a partially guaranteed one-year deal. Why should you be excited about the signing? The New York Knicks have committed to a vision that will require a blend of patience and optimism. The front office is executing a youth movement that aims to create a sustainable form […] New York Knicks: Five reasons to love the Jamel Artis signing - Daily Knicks - Daily Knicks - A New York Knicks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Posting and Toasting Aug 18, 2017
The Knicks signed Xavier Rathan-Mayes to complete their new training camp trio

The Knicks signed Xavier Rathan-Mayes to complete their new training camp trio

I might be next! Like your favorite neighbor during Halloween, the Knicks keep handing out the goods. This time, the Knicks have signed former Florida State point guard Xavier Rathan-Mayes to an undisclosed contract, per Ian Begley of ESPN. Knicks say they've signed Jamel Artis, Nigel Hayes & Xavier Rathan-Mayes. All 3 likely have partial guarantees and are signed for 1 year.— Ian Begley (@IanBegley) August 18, 2017 Though the specifications of the contract are not detailed, fans can expect the see Rathan-Mayes at Knicks training camp competing for a spot on the roster in some...
CelticsBlog Aug 18, 2017
Report: Celtics sign guard Daniel Dixon

Report: Celtics sign guard Daniel Dixon

Dixon fills the 20th and final roster spot for camp The Celtics have filled out their offseason roster by agreeing to sign guard Daniel Dixon out of William & Mary according to a report from Michael Scotto of Basketball Insiders: Boston Celtics have reached an agreement with guard Daniel Dixon (College of William & Mary), @BBallInsiders has learned.— Michael Scotto (@MikeAScotto) August 19, 2017 Dixon a 6’6’’ shooting guard, who went undrafted in the 2017 NBA Draft, started 83 of 114 games for The Tribe. As a senior, Dixon averaged 19.2 points per game in 29.5 minutes per game....
Chowder and Champions Aug 18, 2017

Boston Celtics: Date set for Paul Pierce number retirement ceremony

The Boston Celtics have announced the date in which they will retire the jersey number in honor of team legend and champion, Paul Pierce. It was announced earlier this week that the Boston Celtics would indeed retire Paul Pierce’s number 34 this upcoming season. Now we have the official date and time in which this will […] Boston Celtics: Date set for Paul Pierce number retirement ceremony - Chowder and Champions - Chowder and Champions - A Boston Sports Site - Red Sox, Patriots, Celtics, Bruins and More!
Daily Knicks Aug 18, 2017

New York Knicks sign free agent Xavier Rathan-Mayes

The New York Knicks have signed three players to partially guaranteed deals. The newest addition is former Florida State point guard Xavier Rathan-Mayes. The New York Knicks are in the midst of an offseason of rebuilding. Former team president Phil Jackson placed a heavy emphasis on utilizing the 2017 NBA Draft, and Steve Mills and Scott Perry […] New York Knicks sign free agent Xavier Rathan-Mayes - Daily Knicks - Daily Knicks - A New York Knicks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Net Income / NetsDaily Aug 18, 2017
Nets players will star at basketball camps in Manhattan, Bridgehampton

Nets players will star at basketball camps in Manhattan, Bridgehampton

Kenny Atkinson along with Caris LeVert, D’Angelo Russell, Allen Crabbe, Sean Kilpatrick, and Rondae Hollis-Jefferson will highlight Nets youth basketball camps this month at Battery Park City in Manhattan on Southhampton out on Long Island. On August 21-25, Atkinson and the five players will participate in the first-ever Brooklyn Nets Basketball Academy Camp at the Asphalt Green in Battery Park City at 212 North End Avenue in Lower Manhattan. Then, on August 28 – September 1, Atkinson and RHJ will be out on Long Island, at Southampton Town Recreation Center, 1370A Majors Path,...
CelticsBlog Aug 18, 2017
Banners Broadcast 7: Top 10 Doc Rivers wins

Banners Broadcast 7: Top 10 Doc Rivers wins

Justin Poulin and Nick Gelso hop in for history week at CelticsBlog to reminisce on our ten favorite Doc Rivers-era wins. The Doc Rivers era was synonymous with the Big Three era and with that extraordinary talent came iconic wins. There were rivalries with the Heat and Magic, historic comebacks, unforgettable quotes and a team as closely-bonded as any we’ve seen in Celtics history. If Doc Rivers wasn’t coaching great, he at least had the group thinking they were capable of coming back down as many points as 27. From the championship to the 20-0 run against the Knicks...
Posting and Toasting Aug 18, 2017
The Knicks will invite Summer League standout Jamel Artis to training camp

The Knicks will invite Summer League standout Jamel Artis to training camp

Littsburgh stand up! The Knicks have agreed to terms with former Pittsburgh wing Jamel Artis on a contract that will ensure him a spot at Knicks training camp, the details of which have yet to be released, per Ian Begley of ESPN. Knicks have reached an agreement with Pittsburgh's Jamel Artis, league sources tell ESPN. Artis impressed the club during Summer League.— Ian Begley (@IanBegley) August 18, 2017 Begley then followed his original tweet to add that the Knicks’ lone remaining two-way contract will likely be given to either Jamel Artis or Nigel Hayes, who just yesterday agreed...
CelticsBlog Aug 18, 2017
Celtics will retire Paul Pierce’s number 34 on February 11

Celtics will retire Paul Pierce’s number 34 on February 11

Paul Pierce will join the legends in the rafters against the Cavaliers this upcoming season. The Celtics announced on Friday that Celtics legend and future Hall-of-Famer Paul Pierce will have his number 34 retired against the Cavaliers on February 11, 2018, never to be worn again. 3️⃣4️⃣ #ForeverACeltic pic.twitter.com/F13jHTL7Ut— Boston Celtics (@celtics) August 18, 2017
Daily Knicks Aug 18, 2017

Knicks Rumors: New York agrees to terms with Jamel Artis

The New York Knicks have reportedly agreed to terms with undrafted free agent Jamel Artis. This is a confirmation of a report from June. The New York Knicks have completed the preliminary formation of the 15-man roster. The goals at this stage of the offseason are finding a trade partner for Carmelo Anthony and filling the […] Knicks Rumors: New York agrees to terms with Jamel Artis - Daily Knicks - Daily Knicks - A New York Knicks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
CelticsBlog Aug 18, 2017
Boston Celtics daily links 8/18/17

Boston Celtics daily links 8/18/17

All the Celtics news you need in one convenient place. Herald  New Celtics no chickens: Rookies take on Canobie Lake rides Globe  4 ways the Celtics can use Gordon HaywardIsaiah Thomas won't sit for anthem, but supports those who doCeltics rookie Guerschon Yabusele is making stridesCeltics Green   Random Thoughts with "The Terminator" and "Dancing Bear"CelticsBlog  History week: 1980 Celtics vs. Lakers dream Finals, Game 7 History week: ex-Celtics who coached triviaWhich Celtics player isn’t remembered enough? History week: The anatomy of Larry Bird's legendary steal to beat...
Daily Knicks Aug 18, 2017

New York Knicks: 1998-99 NBA Finals team to be featured in NBA 2K18

One of the greatest teams in New York Knicks history will be featured in NBA 2K18. Find out which legendary squad you’ll be able to play as! The New York Knicks have provided fans with some of the greatest teams in NBA. The 1973 championship squad featured six Hall of Famers, the Knicks of the 1990s […] New York Knicks: 1998-99 NBA Finals team to be featured in NBA 2K18 - Daily Knicks - Daily Knicks - A New York Knicks Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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