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A strange old-timers’ day ends with Knicks-Spurs stunner

NY Post (Marc Berman) — There were no Charles Oakley chants and one giant Knicks victory over a Western Conference power. Who would have thought that entering Sunday’s nationally televised matinee? With Carmelo Anthony scoring seven points in the final 2:33, the Knicks averted arguably their worst homestand in history when they stunned the Spurs 94-90 at the Garden. Anthony...
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Dolan trots out Latrell Sprewell and many ex-Knicks in Oakley cover

NY Post (Marc Berman) — In an attempt to show his relationships with Knicks alumni in the wake of the Charles Oakley ban, Knicks owner James Dolan sat with Latrell Sprewell — with whom he formerly feuded — and Bernard King during Sunday’s matinee against the Spurs at the Garden. Also honored on the Garden Jumbotron were Larry Johnson, Bill Bradley,...
  • 342 days ago
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Charles Oakley treatment was ‘Eric Garner without the chokehold’

NY Post (Fred Kerber) — Charging that the treatment of Charles Oakley was “Eric Garner without the chokehold,” Brooklyn Borough president Eric Adams said he will meet Monday morning with Knicks owner James Dolan and Garden officials over the incident that resulted in the Knicks legend being banned from the Garden. “This is a blemish, not only on the Knicks,...
  • 342 days ago
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Knicks veteran set to return and is looking to bolster defense

NY Post (Fred Kerber) — The headaches are gone — at least for Knicks forward Lance Thomas, who is expected to return Sunday against the Spurs at the Garden. Thomas has missed the last 14 games with a fractured right orbital bone. While working his way back, he experienced headaches that sent him to a specialist. Now the biggest headache...
  • 343 days ago
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Jeff Hornacek made Knicks painfully relive their horror show

NY Post (Fred Kerber) — One day after coach Jeff Hornacek lambasted the defense — or non-defense — of his starters, saying they should be “embarrassed” by how they played, the lone player who spoke to the media Saturday was Lance Thomas. Thomas last played Jan. 15 at Toronto, where he suffered a fractured orbital bone. Thomas made valid points...
  • 343 days ago
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Charles Oakley wasn’t only fan ejected for bad-mouthing Dolan

NY Post (Fred Kerber) — Charles Oakley wasn’t the only fan ejected at the Knicks game Wednesday. According to a Garden source, a fan was thrown out for yelling obscenities at Knicks team owner James Dolan, before the Oakley incident. Though Oakley’s incident escalated and resulted in the arrest of the Knicks legend, the ouster of the unidentified fan did...
  • 343 days ago
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Behind the Charles Oakley T-shirts that could take over MSG

NY Post (Marc Berman) — One Knicks fan had a “Free Oakley’’ sign taken away by Garden security Friday night. Nevertheless, with a new wardrobe item now available, it is doubtful James Dolan protesters will have the shirt ripped off their backs Sunday. A company co-owned by ex-Knick Chris Smith started producing blue “I’m With Oakley’’ T-shirts that its investors...
  • 343 days ago
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Oakley: Does Dolan think I’m an alcoholic because I help alcoholics?

NY Post (Marc Berman) — Charles Oakley says he doesn’t have a problem with alcohol and has been active in helping others with the disease. While owner James Dolan has accused him of likely being an alcoholic in banning him from the Garden, Oakley continues to help fight alcoholism in supporting his friend, ex-Net Jayson Williams, and assisting a detox...
  • 343 days ago
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When it’s over, Dolan hopes Carmelo’s legacy is positive

NY Post (Marc Berman) — No matter what happens to Carmelo Anthony at the trading deadline, Knicks owner James Dolan said he thinks the star he pined for in 2011 will leave New York with a positive legacy. Dolan won’t say if he agrees with president Phil Jackson’s assessment the Knicks should trade Anthony by Feb. 23, but he still...
  • 344 days ago
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Kristaps Porzingis not enjoying basketball as Knicks plummet

NY Post (Zach Braziller) — Knicks fans weren’t the only ones in a foul mood Friday night, Kristaps Porzingis, so beaten down by this losing season, lost the joy of playing the sport he loves, for one evening at least. “I wasn’t enjoying basketball today — I wasn’t,” he said after the Knicks fell to the Nuggets, 131-123, at the...
  • 344 days ago
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Knicks fans in full revolt over Dolan banning Charles Oakley

NY Post (Zach Braziller) — All around Madison Square Garden, at sports bars and outside the main entrance on Seventh Avenue, Knicks fans had the same response to the Charles Oakley saga: The organization isn’t just turning its back on a longtime great with a ban in the wake of the ugly scene Wednesday night, when Oakley was escorted out...
  • 344 days ago
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Knicks imploding amid Oakley drama with fourth straight loss

NY Post (Marc Berman) — Knicks owner James Dolan should next ban the team’s underachieving 15-man roster, which has yet to learn to play the defense the Garden was once known for. The Knicks are showing rock bottom has no deep end as they tumbled again, this time to the pitiful Nuggets, 131-123 at the Garden. With the loss, they...
  • 344 days ago
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‘Free Oakley’ chants break out in MSG and Charles Oakley loves it

NY Post (Post Sports Desk) — Charles Oakley is giving the fans what they want. The Knicks legend, who on Friday was banned from Madison Square Garden after being ejected and arrested Wednesday following an altercation with security guards, thanked the fans for their support and said he is not done pleading his case. Oakley announced Friday night via Twitter he will...
  • 344 days ago
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James Dolan’s intentions won’t matter to furious Knicks fans

NY Post (Mike Vaccaro) — Outside, on Seventh Avenue, the anger was already roiling on the sidewalk, under the famous Madison Square Garden marquee. You half expected to see it advertised in bright neon colors: WED., FEB. 22, 8:00: BILLY JOEL LIVE! SAT., FEB. 10, 7:00: AVALANCHE VS. RANGERS! FRI., FEB. 9, 7:40: FREE THE OAK MAN! “The only reason...
  • 344 days ago
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Oakley camp: Dolan acting ‘outrageous and unprofessional’

NY Post (Fred Kerber) — Charles Oakley’s camp fired back Friday at James Dolan, hours after the Knicks owner banned him from Madison Square Garden, saying he was “physically and verbally abusive,” and alleging a possible drinking problem. “Extremely outrageous and unprofessional of James Dolan to create a narrative of Charles Oakley in an attempt to make Charles seem like...
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