Monkey Selfies, Eclipse, Bitcoin, Lauer Top Google In 2017Matt Lauer. Bitcoin. DACA. Tom Petty's death. And national anthem protests in the NFL. These were some of the people, topics and memes that trended to the top of Google searches in 2017.
Rockets Trade Lin To LakersJeremy Lin joined the Lakers on Sunday in a trade with the Rockets, who also gave up first- and second-round draft picks in 2015 for the rights to European center Sergei Lishchuk.
Sources: Mavs Agree With Aussie Star GouldingAustralia's Chris Goulding impressed enough in a recent workout that the Mavericks have reached an agreement for the star to join their Summer League team in Las Vegas.
Carmelo Anthony To Win NBA Scoring Title; Superstar Shifts Focus To CelticsWith 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.
Brand Helps Mavericks Hold Off Rockets 105-100 James Harden drove to the basket with his potent left hand, intent on breaking a late tie against the Dallas Mavericks. His layup attempt never reached the rim.
LeBron & Kobe Lead NBA All-Star VotingLeBron James and Kobe Bryant are the leading vote-getters, while Jeremy Lin has a chance to bring Linsanity to the NBA All-Star game.
Linsanity Coming Back To HoustonJeremy Lin is headed back to Houston after the Knicks decided on Tuesday that they wouldn't match a three-year, $25 million offer from the Rockets for the restricted free agent.
Knicks' Mike Woodson Confirms That Jeremy Lin Will Miss First Round Of PlayoffsKnicks 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.
Knicks Clinch No. 7 Seed And Playoff Matchup Against No. 2 MiamiJ.R. Smith scored 22 points for the Knicks, who pulled away in the second half to clinch the Eastern Conference's No. 7 seed and a first-round playoff matchup against No. 2 Miami beginning Saturday.
Heat's Dwyane Wade: 'In My Mind, We're Playing The Knicks'The biggest question for Knicks fans: do you want your team to face the Chicago Bulls or Miami Heat?
Mavs Return Home To Face Knicks, LinOne of the signature performances during Jeremy Lin's rise came when he led the New York Knicks to a nationally-televised victory over the defending NBA champion Dallas Mavericks.
Whitt's End: 2.24.12Yu Darvish is being covered by almost 100 Japanese media in Surprise, Arizona. Only thing that Americans can compare it to is, I think, Lance Armstrong dominating the Tour de France.