‘Sheed Retires; Knicks Sign Earl Barron for Playoffs

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NYK_Wallace_RasheedNEW YORK — Rasheed Wallace will not be rescuing the New York Knicks in the playoffs. If someone comes out of nowhere to help them, it will be well-traveled center Earl Barron.

One day after signing Quentin Richardson after the release of Kurt Thomas, the Atlantic Division champs made another roster move.

On the final day of the regular season, and the last day for a player to sign and be playoff-eligible, Knicks VP of basketball operations Glen Grunwald announced the team has signed center Earl Barron.

The 6 O’Clock News: Jordan Hill to be cleared soon; Knicks add Jones for remainder of season; Spurs waive Stephen Jackson

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Hello and welcome to the 6 O’Clock News.

As the NBA regular season dies down and the playoff races heat up, we’ll keep you updated every day at 6 O’Clock. What’s happening today?

Here’s the latest news around the league:

Pablo Prigioni: The Knicks and NBA’s Best Kept Secret

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Prigioni featured image36-year-old rookie? Seasoned novice? Veteran newcomer?

Pablo Prigioni is the personification of the word “oxymoron.”

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Bernucca: Time for NBA referees to snap out of it

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Having coached high school basketball for the last two seasons, I have gained a true appreciation for the quality of officiating by NBA referees.

Until this week.

This was a bad week for the league and its referees, as the NBA admitted there were blown calls that changed the outcome of two games.

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SH Blog: Ball movement has Knicks in rhythm, on fire

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During the pregame of Knicks-Heat on TNT, Marv Albert wasted no time targeting the biggest concern of the evening for Knicks fans.

Would New York, minus Carmelo Anthony, be able to put the ball in the hoop?

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