Boris Diaw scored 19 points, helping the San Antonio Spurs pull away for a 94-76 victory over the Dallas Mavericks on Friday night.
Amare Stoudemire has been fined $15,000 by the NBA for verbally abusing an official.
Mavs coach Rick Carlisle said earlier Thursday in Oklahoma City that he wanted to give Stoudemire more time to get acclimated.
The Mavs made it official today and signed free agent center-forward Amar’e Stoudemire.
Rajon Rondo is ready to return for Dallas after missing the last six games with a broken bone near his eye. And Amare Stoudemire is a day closer to joining the Mavericks.
As DFW’s Sports Station, Shan & RJ are doing their part to welcome Amar’e Carsares Stoudemire Sr. to the Big D.
Amare Stoudemire asked out of his contract with the Knicks because he wants to try for a championship. He has apparently decided that Dallas is the place to chase that title.
Thursday night, the Utah Jazz defeated the Los Angeles Lakers 119-86 to improve their preseason record to 4-0. Despite that, Jazz head coach Quin Snyder didn’t seem satisfied (you’ll see…).
Here are five funny sports moments you may have missed this week.
John Schmeelk: The chances that coach Mike Woodson ends up looking good for this decision are slim to none.
With more than 50 wins for the New York Knicks and more than 27 points per game for himself, the numbers back Melo up. The Knicks won a division title, and Anthony will add the scoring title after the regular season ends Wednesday.
Knicks coach Mike Woodson has confirmed that point guard Jeremy Lin will not play in the first round of the NBA playoffs. If the Knicks manage to advance, however, it is undetermined whether the 23-year-old will be able to suit up and take the floor.