Emboldened by their pursuit of free agent Dwight Howard, the Rockets have called several teams and made Omer Asik and Jeremy Lin available in potential trades, league sources told CBSSports.com.
With more than 50 wins for the New York Knicks and more than 27 points per game for himself, the numbers back Melo up. The Knicks won a division title, and Anthony will add the scoring title after the regular season ends Wednesday.
Jeremy Lin’s departure from New York surprised his former coach and teammates, and even the player on the wrong end of his best performance.
Knicks coach Mike Woodson has confirmed that point guard Jeremy Lin will not play in the first round of the NBA playoffs. If the Knicks manage to advance, however, it is undetermined whether the 23-year-old will be able to suit up and take the floor.
J.R. Smith scored 22 points for the Knicks, who pulled away in the second half to clinch the Eastern Conference’s No. 7 seed and a first-round playoff matchup against No. 2 Miami beginning Saturday.
The biggest question for Knicks fans: do you want your team to face the Chicago Bulls or Miami Heat?
They come with cameras. You hear the soft hum of internal fans attempting to calm down the heat of overworked hard drives.
While most of America is captivated by the Jeremy Lin story, I found something in the NBA that is better to watch.
When a story like the Jeremy Lin phenomenon hits Day 7, we in the media have no choice but to do one of two things.
“Linsanity” has descended on the White House.