By Nick Ranieri, Knicks Fan Since '80
Iman Shumpert joined Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist and Yankees outfielder Brett Gardner to challenge Serena Williams in ping pong at the first annual Delta Open on Wednesday. After the matches, Shump and Serena caught up with the media to talk about the event. Serena also spoke with KnicksNow’s Jonah Ballow about meeting Shump for the first time.
Jonah Ballow and Charlie Widdoes got together to break down the biggest surprises and moves of an exciting offseason, along with some rookies to watch this upcoming year. Click here to listen to the full #KnicksCast.
J.R. Smith took Throwback Thursday to a whole new level with this adorable baby picture he posted on his Instagram account:
Shump decided to talk a little trash on Twitter before showing up to play Serena on Wednesday:
Things didn’t go quite as planned, as Williams ultimately defeated Shumpert, but this picture from Shumpert’s Instagram account proves that the matchup was quite intense:
Metta World Peace with some little-known hair facts:
Did yal know I was naturally dark blonde ombré?— Metta World Peace (@MettaWorldPeace) August 21, 2013
Raymond Felton teamed up with the Big Brothers Big Sisters of NYC last week to host a basketball camp at St. John’s. Felton led some drills to sharpen the kid’s skills, and on Thursday he posted the photo album from the event on his Facebook account.