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The New York Knicks might be too serious in preparing for this year’s season, but they sure could be fun with Robin Lopez around. Recently, the Knicks announced they have reached a deal with free-agent center Lopez who averaged 9.6 points and 6.7 rebounds for the Portland Trail Blazers last year. The deal was reportedly worth $54 million over four years. The 27-year-old former Stanford player and the Knicks’ three other free-agent acquisitions were introduced in Las Vegas on Friday, and while most of the talk was about basketball, Lopez kept it light-hearted. He talked about mascots and a Harry Potter-like living situation instead of basketball issues. What a comic man indeed! When Robin’s twin brother Brook re-signed with the Brooklyn Nets and then he [&hellip

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Scoring eight points in 8.9 seconds? WOW! It’s indeed unbelievable but true! Reggie Miller, former Indiana Pacer, scored eight amazing points in 8.9 seconds that beat the New York Knicks in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference semifinals. Whew, when did it exactly happen? It was on May 7, 1995 when a basketball legend was made. Time could fly fast. Famous athletes could be forgotten but not Miller. With his astonishing moves at the hard court, there’s no way you could possibly forget him. This year marks the 20th anniversary of that jaw-dropping and intense moment made by no less than Miller himself in the famous Madison Square Garden. Getting thrilled by the so-called throwback, Miller unselfishly shared his memories of that adrenaline-packed night with [&hellip

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