Monthly Archives: January 2010

Knicks Succeed by Selling an Intangible: Hope

HOWARD BECK

As short-term investments go, a Knicks season-ticket plan might seem
rather ill fated. Fans last summer were asked to send thousands of
dollars to a 32-win team that had added no significant talent and was
trudging toward the second year of a wait-now, rebuild-later plan.

Artest: Cavs 'nothing' without LeBron

Ken Berger

Ron Artest is always good for a laugh, even the night after the Lakers
lost to the Cavs for the second time this season. But in this case, he
has a point.

Asked before the Lakers played the Knicks Friday night if the Cavs
would be a playoff team without LeBron, Artest didn’t hesitate.

Grizzlies not willing to trade Gay

"Untrue. There’s no trade possibility for Rudy (Gay). Rudy is a Memphis
Grizzly, and for as long as he wants to be, he will be." Hollins,
responding to a question about a recent ESPN.com report that suggested
the Griz are willing to trade Gay.

Massive NBA Rumors and News Update – January 23, 2010

Mavericks interested in Kevin Martin; Sefko: steer clear

Pacers might trade T.J. Ford

Riley expects to be busy in the 2nd half

NBA to detail Arenas ban

Camby’s Future Could Hinge on Clippers’ Record

Ronnie Brewer hoping trade talk remains just talk

Jody Genessy

Ronnie Brewer’s phone had about 50 messages on it by the time he woke up Thursday.

Turns out, his friends and family had all heard something he hadn’t —
that being, of course, the report from the (Memphis) Commercial Appeal
that claimed the Utah Jazz’s starting shooting guard might be traded to
the Memphis Grizzlies.

Kevin Pritchard says Blazers are 'having discussions' about trades

Jason Quick, The Oregonian

Trail Blazers general manager Kevin Pritchard on Friday said the Trail
Blazers are involved in trade talks regarding acquiring a big man.

Late Night (early morning) NBA Rumors – Jan 22/23

Tip-ins

On the rumors that are going to be thrown around regarding an Amar’e Stoudemire trade and whether he has to keep his players from thinking about that

moving Lou Williams in the right deal

Amare Stoudemire Talks About Trade Rumors, His Future and a Questionable Report

Amare Stoudemire may be leaving Phoenix. Or he may not be leaving
Phoenix. In an exclusive interview with Bright Side of the Sun he
revealed that he didn’t know for sure which would happen, leaving the
door open for either scenario.

That’s right, you heard it here first. Amare isn’t sure if he will or
will not be traded in the coming weeks. His lack of clarity on the
matter only gives more fuel to his critics who worry about Amare’s
inability to predict the future, something that has long plagued his
career.

NBA News and rumors – January 22, 2010

Nash claims starting spot as McGrady slips in voting

It’s very unlikely we would trade Devin Harris

Trade rumors irking New York Knicks guard Nate Robinson

Mavs interested in deal for Kings' Martin

The Sacramento Kings continue to insist that Kevin Martin is not going
to be made available to interested teams before the Feb. 18 trading
deadline.

The Mavericks, according to NBA front-office sources, continue to tell
the Kings that they want a call back if that stance changes.