In the big news of the day, the New York Knicks just added the likes of Chauncey Billups (left), Carmelo Anthony (right), and others to their team. New York appears to finally be relevant again for the first time since the Ewing days.
“You had me at Melo.” That is what the whole city of New York is saying today in light of recent developments where their beloved Knickerbockers picked up scoring machine, Carmelo Anthony. The former Syracuse star is finally heading to play in the Mecca. Its about time. There is so much going on in the sporting world. There is so much to talk about.
So lets jump right into the day’s main headlines.
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We have an amazing week of College Basketball ahead and I foresee Jay Wright (pictured above) leading his Villanova squad to 2 major victories. Expect Nova to be in the top 10 come Monday.
I will admit that I enjoyed All Star Weekend more than I normally do. The Dunk Contest had a little spice to it, unlike last year’s fiasco. Though it did seem a bit rigged to go in Griffin’s favor. JaVale McGee put on a pretty strong showing in his own right. Then the game. Though very boring for a while, really picked up in the 4th. The play of the game in my eyes was when Kobe flushed home the dunk on the break in King Jame’s grill. And then he gave him a little pat on the butt. Kobe sent a message last night to the Heat, Celtics, and other contending teams. The Lakers will be ready come playoff time. You can count on it. Continue reading
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