Carmelo Anthony: Thank you to All My Fans who supported me through Thick and Thin. And those who continued to support The Knicks regardless of the outcome. Thank You to Jim Dolan and the Knicks organization and all the hardworking people that don’t get the credit they deserve. And most importantly, Thank you to the City of New York for allowing me to represent OUR city. 7eace be with you
Carmelo Anthony: New York equipped me to make it in any other place in the world. It taught me how to Be Comfortable with Being Uncomfortable. Saying Goodbye is the hardest thing to do. I never thought I would, especially to you. No one will ever take your place. It’s hard to find someone like you, so know you will always be missed. You helped me laugh. You dried my tears. Because of you, I have no fears. You came into my life and I was blessed. It’s time to raise my hand and say goodbye. It’s not the end, because like I’ve always said, NYC ‘til the end.
They traded away or largely refused to sign veteran players in hopes of poor finishes to give them high draft picks. They had the longest losing streak and nearly the worst won-loss record in NBA history in recent seasons. Still, many Philadelphia fans embraced a strategy that others considered tanking. “Trust the process” became a slogan for the fans, and O’Neil said the 76ers have sold more than 14,000 full-season ticket packages for this season. “We’re going to sell out every game and this is a team that won 28 games last year and I think 10 the year before, and we seem to capture the hearts and minds of the city,” he said. “And I guess that’s in a nutshell what we hope to accomplish with all the properties.”
Alex Kennedy: The Los Angeles Clippers have traded DeAnde Liggins to the Atlanta Hawks for a draft pick, the team officially announced.
Adrian Wojnarowski: The Los Angeles Clippers traded DeAndre Liggins to Atlanta, creating a $1.67M trade exception, league sources tell ESPN.
The Hawks are sending the Clippers the draft rights of an immediately undetermined player, league sources said. The Hawks will waive Liggins, who will be owed $26,000 on his 2017-18 contract, league sources said.