NBA Northwest

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    September 27, 2013

    Things to do in Bed-Stuy When You're Dead

    I cheated. I'm supposed to be getting high on this Girl Scout Cookies with the Flatbush Zombies in Bed Stuy but instead I'm listening to Pusha T's verse on "Nosetalgia" over and over, getting high by my solo dolo like I was Cudi. The car service driver just beeped his horn and I manage to gather m ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 19, 2013

    Despite What You May Have Heard, Carmelo Anthony Doesn't Choke in the Playoffs

    "NY Knicks' Carmelo Anthony needs to change perception of being NBA Playoffs bust. So reads the headline to Mitch Lawrence's column in Friday's Daily News. The headline is correct; it is a perception that Carmelo is a playoff bust, not a reality. Yes, it's true, the bottom line is wins and losses, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 11, 2013

    Bernard King: Not Such a Hall of Fame Guy?

    You think you know a guy. Bernard King was on the top rung of my sports heroes since 1984, when he had incredible back-to-back 50-point games in Knicks victories. (Try that one, Melo.) Like everyone else, I was overjoyed to see him sweep easily into the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame. In none of t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 6, 2013

    Take Our Andrew W.K. Party Tip Quiz!

    Andrew W.K.: Rocker, composer, fashion plate, motivational guru, and most importantly -- via his primo Twitter feed -- long-time purveyor of party tips. From practical advice to profundity, inspiration to hilarity, his near-daily tips offer something for everybody, not only how to get the party star ... More >>

  • News

    October 10, 2012

    The 10 Most Corrupt Tax Loopholes

    If Mitt Romney won't tell you which need to be closed, we will

  • Blogs

    June 20, 2012

    The Top 13 Hip-Hop Songs For Summer

    Free lunch, fire hydrants on full blast and beach chairs on the sidewalk—yep, the summer's here Need a hand composing a playlist to go along with a hot and lazy day's activities? Just in time for the official start of summer (and today's 90-plus temperatures), SOTC has put together a list of t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 15, 2012

    Mike D'Antoni: Where Did It All Go Wrong?

    Did he jump or was he pushed?  Irrelevant now since the way things are going it's unthinkable that Mike D'Antoni would have wanted to stick around the Knicks much longer, even with their trouncing of the Portland Trail Blazers 121-79 last night.   Was he mellow with Carmelo? My guess is that D'An ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 14, 2012

    Knicks Coach Mike D'Antoni Resigns--Good News For Melo, But What About Lin?

    The latest development in what has got to be one of the most mercurial seasons in NBA history took place a couple of hours ago when coach Mike D'Antoni and the New York Knicks agreed to mutually part ways. Just how wild has the Knicks season been? They started the season with much fanfare, having ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 12, 2012

    Whitney Houston Mourned; P.S. 87 Aide Arrested In Sexual Abuse Case Arraigned; NYU Expansion Protested

    As we noted last night, singer Whitney Houston died yesterday at the age of 48. She was found dead of unknown causes in her hotel room at the Beverly Hilton Hotel. Beverly Hills police Lt. Mark Rosen told the Associated Press that "there were no obvious signs of any criminal intent." The death of t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 22, 2011

    Sound Of The City's 2011 NBA Preview: Each Team, Paired With An Album From The Past Year

    Think of the orange car as a clue. ​The resurrected NBA season kicks off (thankfully, finally) on Sunday. To celebrate, we've paired each team with a notable album from the past year; the list, with tweet-sized justifications, is below. (NB, although the NBA-savvy of you might have already fig ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 26, 2011

    Knicks Castoffs Shaking Up NBA Playoffs

    ​What do Zach Randolph, Trevor Ariza, Danilo Gallinari, Wilson Chandler, Raymond Felton, Al Harrington, Antonio McDyess, Marcus Camby, Nate Robinson, Eddie House, and Jamal Crawford have in common? Well, they all were let go by the Knicks at one point or another in recent years, and, unlike t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 8, 2011

    Knicks Show Off A Passing Game!

    ​Here's a statistic that jumped out of the Knicks box score in last night's blowout win against the Utah Jazz, which may bode well for the long-beleaguered team: 32. As in 32 assists. That's right, the team with Amare' Stoudemire (12 for 15, 31 points) and Carmelo Anthony (pictured at right), ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 17, 2008

    Blogs Note Yankee Stadium Report, Taxpayer Rip-Off

    Assemblyman Richard Brodsky's negative review of the new Yankee Stadium's impact on taxpayers -- which report cites Runnin' Scared's own Neil deMause -- has stirred comment at development-watchdog blogs. Atlantic Yards Report finds it curious that Economic Development Corporation president Seth Pi ... More >>

  • News

    November 13, 2007

    Steph Infection

    Marbury's back like a bad rash, but that's the way Isiah wanted it

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    December 18, 2006

    Knicks Fight: Half-Truths and Consequences

    The Big Fight, available for now on Quick poll: What was your reaction to watching the Knicks-Nuggets fight Saturday night? A) Shook your head and mournfully intoned, "This is another black eye for the NBA. Sickening. Just a disgusting display." B) Exclaimed, "Thuggery!" and fain ... More >>

  • Film

    January 31, 2006
  • Screens

    June 21, 2005

    The Moralgorithm

    How the little black box knew the Spurs would (probably) win the NBA Finals

  • Music

    December 30, 2003

    MLK Fever

    Bill O'Reilly, we salute you, now please give us all our frankincense and myrrh back

  • News

    October 21, 2003

    The Bush-Cheney Gazillions Tour

    Get Out Your Checkbooks. It's a Bundle of Fun

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    July 1, 2003

    Knicks vs. Draftniks

    And the Knicks Grab Pole Position

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    June 3, 2003

    Swamped by Success

    Dazed Net Fan Wonders, 'Can This Be Happening?'

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    May 27, 2003

    The Foreign Invasion of the American Game

    Euro: New Currency of the NBA

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    May 6, 2003
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    April 29, 2003
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    April 15, 2003

    Another Roll of the McDyess

    The Blurry Vision Thing

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    February 11, 2003

    The LeBron Road Show

    A Pot of Gold at the End of His Rainbow Jumper

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    August 20, 2002
  • Specials

    July 2, 2002
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    July 2, 2002
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    June 18, 2002

    Hoop Dreams

    Imagine It: Tim Duncan as a Net, and LeBron James as a Knick

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    December 25, 2001
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    December 4, 2001

    That Other NBA Team

    Nobody's Watching, but the Nets Are Winning

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    April 3, 2001
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    March 20, 2001

    Fit to Serve

    High-Profile Athletes Toss Their Jocks, and Sports Bras, Into the Political Ring

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    February 13, 2001

    Dream Weaver

    Next Great Baller Has the Family Ties to Avoid Any Nightmares

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    January 23, 2001
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    January 2, 2001
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    August 22, 2000

    That Championship Season

    A Bronx Baller Leads the Way to a Harlem Title

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    June 27, 2000
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    March 7, 2000
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    February 15, 2000

    Token Efforts?

    NBA: In League With White Players?

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    February 8, 2000

    No Respect

    Mild Manners, Wild Numbers Aren’t Enough for Stephon Marbury

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    December 14, 1999
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    June 22, 1999

    The Fundamental Truth

    Knicks Can't Run Away From Basketball's Basic Tenets

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    June 15, 1999

    The Knicks' Storybook (Post)Season

    The Plots Thicken for the Orange and the Blue

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    May 11, 1999
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    February 23, 1999
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    February 2, 1999

    Gettin' Physical

    What it takes to get in NBA shape

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    December 1, 1998

    Billionaire Boys Club

    The Scoundrels among the NBA owners

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    October 6, 1998

    Lockout Lookout

    For the first time ever, NBA season in jeopardy

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