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New York Mets' Michael Conforto, right, is greeted by teammate Pete Alonso after hitting a solo run home run against the Miami Marlins in the seventh inning of a baseball game, Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2019 in New York. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)
David Caplan
August 12, 2019 - 4:29 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Whether you're a baseball fan or a basketball fan, the release today of next season's NBA and MLB schedules are bound to delight you. Below are key dates for the Knicks, Yankees and Mets: NEW YORK KNICKS --Opening Day: The Knicks will open their season in San Antonio,...
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July 05, 2019 - 12:16 am
As has been widely reported, Stephen Curry left his Under Armour Asia Basketball Tour on the eve of free agency to fly directly to New York for a rendezvous with Kevin Durant. On the latest episode of "The Bill Simmons Podcast," the titulary host told the behind-the-scenes tale of why that meeting...
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July 04, 2019 - 5:43 pm
Even fellow elite pro athletes can be somewhat star-struck by Patriots quarterback Tom Brady at times. An example of such came this week when former NBA star Baron Davis - a two-time All-Star over his 13 seasons with the Hornets, Warriors, Clippers, Cavs and Knicks - posted a video Twitter of...
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July 03, 2019 - 5:23 pm
The Philadelphia 76ers have offered a five-year, $170 million maximum contract extension to Ben Simmons, who is expected to "work through the details toward an eventual agreement," according to ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski. Under new salary cap projections, Ben Simmons' maximum contract total has...
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July 03, 2019 - 5:01 pm
Kawhi Leonard met with Magic Johnson to discuss anything and everything about potentially playing for the Los Angeles Lakers. There's just one problem: Johnson spilled the beans about the conversation, which Leonard probably didn't appreciate. Did Johnson hurt the Lakers' chances of landing Leonard...
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July 01, 2019 - 1:56 pm
( 94 WIP ) No one is completely sure how much cap space the Sixers have left after the sign-and-trade with Miami for Josh Richardson, the signing of Al Horford (4/$109M), and the re-signing of Mike Scott (2/$10M). Related: Taking a look at the Sixers' new starting 5 Two things we do know: 1) Pro...
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July 01, 2019 - 11:05 am
( WFAN ) The Knicks reportedly made three more free-agent acquisitions late Sunday night into Monday morning. Shooting guard Wayne Ellington, the latest free agent to head to New York, agreed to a two-year, $16 million deal with the team, ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski reported . Ellington, an NBA...
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July 01, 2019 - 11:03 am
NBA free agency tipped off with a bang Sunday evening, thanks to arguably 18 of the top 20 available players finding new homes.
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July 01, 2019 - 10:28 am
The Philadelphia 76ers will enter the 2019-20 season with their fourth new starting lineup in one calendar year. That's the bad news. The good new is, the case for this new one being the best is not a difficult case to make. Let's take a look. PG - Ben Simmons SG - Josh Richardson SF - Tobias...
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July 01, 2019 - 9:28 am
( WFAN ) The Knicks were never granted an official meeting with Kevin Durant before he agreed to sign with the Brooklyn Nets on Sunday , but it appears their pitch would've fallen short anyway. According to ESPN's Ramona Shelburne and Adrian Wojnarowski , Knicks owner James Dolan was not prepared...
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