Thursday will mark the seven-month anniversary of the NBA Players Association rejecting what was labeled a “final offer” from the NBA owners to end the (at that point) 137-day lockout. Many believed the chances of a cancelled NBA season were 50-50. Better than 50-50. I say this without even an ounce of hyperbole – it was one of the five most depressing days of my life. I had half a mind to go home and drink a bottle of turpentine.
posted by Mike Silva on May 30, 2012, 7:10 pm Blog Writer
The Knicks announced right before the holiday weekend that Mike Woodson would have the "interim" tag removed from his title and become the head coach of the Knicks. They rewarded him with a reported 2-year deal worth about $4 million dollars annually.