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  • Blogs

    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 >>

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    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

    March 26, 2013

    The Top 20 NYC Rap Albums of All Time: 20 - 11

    Any list of the Greatest New York Rap Albums of All Time is, essentially, a list of simply the Greatest Rap Albums of All Time. The genre was invented here, after all, and over the years -- from early days to Golden Age and onward-- the city's hip-hop history has been an embarrassment of riches. Fas ... More >>

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    December 12, 2012

    The New York Knicks/Brooklyn Nets Rivalry Is Already the Best in the NBA

    This is already so fun, you guys. It only took the first quarter of a single season, but the matchup between the Knicks and the new-look Nets are already better than anyone could've expected, and probably better than any would've dared hope. Last night, the two teams matched up for the second t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 8, 2012

    Live: M. Ward And Yo La Tengo Enjoy The (Relative) Silence At Prospect Park

    M. Ward w/Yo La Tengo, Wyatt Cenac Celebrate Brooklyn! at Prospect Park Bandshell Tuesday, August 7 Better than: Having your appendix removed (get well soon, absent Yo La Tengo bassist James McNew). There was a quiet in the air as I approached the Prospect Park Bandshell, home of the Celebrate B ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 7, 2012

    The Knicks Snap 11 Year Playoffs Losing Streak, But Lose Baron Davis--Will Lin Return?

    Well, whatdoyaknow, the Knicks won game 4 on Sunday! The record-setting 13 game losing streak in the playoffs has been snapped! Sunday's showcase was, in every way, the series many fans and basketball analyst had wanted/predicted/hoped to see. We finally got to see that Carmelo Anthony/LeBron Jame ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 1, 2012

    The Knicks Lose, Behind 2-0, And Lose Yet Another Player, This Time To Stupidity

    Well, the Knicks lost again to Miami, losing 104-94 to fall behind 2-0 to Miami Heat in this best of seven series. The good news is that the Knicks, as a whole, played much better--at least the game was competitive compared to last Sunday's humiliation. Carmelo Anthony--you know, the guy some New ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 5, 2012

    So Dwight Howard Probably Isn't Coming To Brooklyn...Meaning His Drama Won't Too

    For the past year, the New Jersey (soon to be Brooklyn) Nets have banked their hopes on landing superstar center Dwight Howard--either through a trade this season or as a free agent this summer. And by just about every account, Howard was set on leaving his Orlando Magic for the Nets until a last s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 31, 2012

    Everything You Need To Know About Jeremy Lin's Injury and How It Will Affect The Knicks

    The Knicks' absolute bipolar, roller-coaster of a season took yet another turn with news today that Jeremy Lin will undergo knee surgery to repair a torn meniscus. The surgery will sideline him for six weeks, and while most media, whether out of optimism or caution, are reporting that Lin's finished ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 24, 2012

    East Village Church Invites People To 'Wear A Hoodie To Church' For Trayvon Martin

    Following Wednesday's "Million Hoodie March" for Trayvon Martin -- the Florida 17-year-old who was killed by a neighborhood watch volunteer in February -- one New York church is asking people to wear hoodies to service Sunday. "Come to our multiracial/multicultural community, Middle Church, on Sunda ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 16, 2012

    RIP Linsanity

    This past Wednesday afternoon, an hour or so after Mike Woodson replaced Mike D'Antoni as coach of the New York Knicks, we wrote that it was probably bad news for Jeremy Lin, because Woodson--a product of old-school coach Larry Brown--favors isolation plays for his stars instead of D'Antoni's point ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 25, 2012

    Jeremy Lin and Knicks Sex Tips from Dr. Ruth Westheimer

    ​"When you get the credit for the wins," Casey Stengel famously said, "you gotta take the blame for the losses." True, but there was a lot more to the Knicks 102-88 loss to the Heat Thursday night than Jeremy Lin. The statistic which probably best defined the night was Lin's 8 turnovers. But ... 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

    September 9, 2011

    Live: Spaceghostpurrp Turns Raps Into Dubs And ASAP Rocky Has A Ball At Santos Party House

    ASAP Rocky w/ Spaceghostpurrp Santos Party House Thursday, September 8 Better than: The Santos Party House takeover of Saks 5th Avenue earlier that evening. (Apologies to Chris Bosh.) At 1:30 Friday morning—three and a half hours after the scheduled start time—Spaceghostpurrp emerged ... 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

    April 20, 2011

    Valiant Losses? Here's Why the Knicks Shouldn't Even Be Playing

    ​Let's put the Knicks' postseason performance so far into perspective. Yes, Melo's dazzling performance in Tuesday's night game -- not just the 4 points but the 17 rebounds and six assists, not to mention the 13 points in a row -- was the most memorable Knicks night in several years. And yes, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 9, 2010

    LeBron James Quickly Becomes League Villain

    ​As the early returns come in - we were most impressed by the recent ESPN poll which showed 57 percent of the public was feeling anti-LBJ -- it appears that in the breathtaking space of less than 12 hours LeBron James went from the most popular athlete in American sports to the most despised. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 5, 2010

    When the Knicks Were the Best Team in Town

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. April 10, 1969, Vol. XIV, No. 26 Only the Knicks Can Make Us Respectable Now by Joe Flaherty and Ross Wetzsteon After years of false pregnancies, the New York sporting crowd may at last father a legitimate champion. For a long time now ... More >>

  • News

    January 1, 2008

    The Prophet Isiah

    Thomas's inane talk about a Knicks championship might actually portend something positive

  • News

    November 13, 2007

    Steph Infection

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

  • Music

    September 13, 2005

    Pulling the White Strings

    Light-skinned acts ride hip-hop’s changing tide with dark-skinned Svengalis

  • Screens

    June 21, 2005

    The Moralgorithm

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

  • Film

    February 22, 2005
  • News

    July 27, 2004

    Blank Check for Hudson Yards

    Hidden costs to the public of Bloomberg's West Side dreams

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    October 28, 2003
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    May 27, 2003

    The Foreign Invasion of the American Game

    Euro: New Currency of the NBA

  • News

    January 21, 2003

    Hue and Cry

    The Newest NBA Owner Often Chooses Green Over Black

  • News

    June 18, 2002

    Hoop Dreams

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

  • News

    February 12, 2002
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    January 29, 2002
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    December 11, 2001
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    November 27, 2001
  • Music

    September 18, 2001

    Talking World War III Blues

    A Hard Rain Starts to Fall

  • News

    May 1, 2001
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    March 20, 2001

    Fit to Serve

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

  • News

    February 13, 2001

    Dream Weaver

    Next Great Baller Has the Family Ties to Avoid Any Nightmares

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    January 9, 2001
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    November 14, 2000

    Defenseless

    The Knicks Front Line Looks Like a Doughnut: There’s a Big Hole in the Middle

  • News

    July 4, 2000
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    March 21, 2000
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    March 14, 2000

    Madness!

    The College Basketball Real-Life Top 25

  • News

    February 29, 2000

    Full-Court Press

    Knicks Clamp Down on the Working Media

  • News

    February 15, 2000

    Token Efforts?

    NBA: In League With White Players?

  • News

    November 23, 1999

    The Big-Guard Backcourt

    Pairing Up Sprewell and Houston Is Just What the Knicks Need

  • NYC Life

    April 6, 1999
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    February 2, 1999
  • Specials

    December 22, 1998
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