- DRose poses with a fan at the Cracker Barrel earlier today:
- ESPN released their Eastern Conference standings projections for 2012-2013 and have the Top 8 teams as follows: 1.Heat, 2. Celtics, 3. Pacers, 4. Bulls (46-36 record), 5. Nets, 6. Sixers, 7. Knicks, 8. Hawks.
- Joakim Noah hits up the casino in Vegas:
- Sick Derrick Rose “The Red Knight” mix set to the Dark Knight Rises trailer, and shoutout to dbateman26 on Instagram for the equally awesome photo:
- VegasInsider.com has given the Chicago Bull 10-to-1 odds to win the 2013 NBA Championship, the fourth-highest in the league behind the Heat, Lakers and Thunder. The Spurs round out the Top 5 at 15-to-1, and the last team to receive odds better than 20-to-1.
- New adiZero Rose 3.0 grey/red colorway that will be released along with DRose logo socks (source):
New York Knicks:
- The Knicks are interested in point guard Tony Taylor Jr. who averaged 13.1 points and 4.3 assists as a senior at George Washington. The 6’1 New York native worked out for the Knicks last week and if they decided to sign him he’ll be the fourth point guard on the roster behind Felton, Kidd & Prigioni. Here’s a video of Taylor working out at Basketball City in Manhattan during July:
- ESPN released their forecast for the 2012-13 eastern conference standings. They projected the Knicks to finish 7th in the conference behind MIA, BOS, IND, CHI, BK & PHI with a 45-37 record.
- Carmelo Anthony was spotted out again last night, partying with friend Swizz Beatz at Providence in NYC.
- Amar’e Stoudemire worked his way around New York City today promoting his new book, STAT: Standing Tall and Talented #1: Home Court, on Good Morning America and at Barnes & Noble: PHOTOS.
- Carmelo Anthony made his return to the MSG Training Facility Friday where he handed out medals at ‘Dream Week’: PHOTOS/VIDEO.
- Carmelo Anthony’s PR team released this video of him as he takes on London with his son Kiyan the day before the gold medal match.
- Amar’e Stoudemire visits Good Morning America in honor of his newly released children’s book which is dedicates to his late brother Hazell Jr: VIDEO.
- Raymond Felton was spotted at Champs in Florida this afternoon.