St. Petersburg Times Online: Sports
TampaBay.com
Place an Ad Calendars Classified Forums Sports Weather
tampabay.com

printer version

Sprewell reportedly attends Knicks practice

Compiled from Times wires
© St. Petersburg Times
published October 20, 2002

Latrell Sprewell, the Knicks' exiled small forward, made a cameo appearance on Friday at the team's practice facility in Greenburgh, the New York Daily News reported Saturday. It marked the first time Sprewell had been to the training site since the Knicks fined him $250,000 and ordered him to stay away from the team for an indefinite period.

The team refused to comment on Sprewell's scheduling of a news conference Monday, at which he might discuss his status with the team and pending libel lawsuit against a local paper.

CAVALIERS: Guard Vonteego Cummings was waived, less than a month after he was signed as a free agent.

Preseason games

JAZZ 107, 76ERS 99: Scott Padgett scored 10 of his 16 points in the fourth quarter as the visiting Jazz withstood a late rally and snapped a four-game losing streak.

MAVERICKS 103, BUCKS 95: Michael Finley scored 21 to lead host Dallas. The Mavericks took a 76-54 lead with 5:21 remaining in the third.

CELTICS 95, TIMBERWOLVES 83: Paul Pierce scored 27 in 27 minutes to lead Boston in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Pierce scored 10 in the third quarter when the Celtics broke it open with a 14-2 run.

GRIZZLIES 123, BULLS 99: Jason Williams scored 13 of his 27 points in the first quarter to lead host Memphis and Drew Gooden had 21 points and 18 rebounds.

PISTONS 83, CLIPPERS 79: Corliss Williamson scored four of his 12 points in the final minute to lead host Detroit, 5-0 in the preseason.

SPURS 81, HEAT 68: Tim Duncan had 28 points and 12 rebounds to lead host San Antonio. Duncan was 11-for-16 from the field and blocked five shots in 31 minutes.

HORNETS 99, WIZARDS 92: The former Charlotte Hornets returned as a team from New Orleans, but the crowd in Greensboro, N.C., cheered for Washington and former North Carolina star Jerry Stackhouse, who scored 32.

Back to Sports
Back to Top

© 2006 • All Rights Reserved • Tampa Bay Times
490 First Avenue South • St. Petersburg, FL 33701 • 727-893-8111
Contact the Times | Privacy Policy
Standard of Accuracy | Terms, Conditions & Copyright
 

From the Times sports desk

College football
  • Bulls lift travel troubles
  • Still standing
  • Numerous penalties hobble Gator offense
  • Receiver continues trend with 50th catch
  • Florida: By the numbers
  • Numbers keep piling up for Blackwell
  • Bulls content with modest road streak
  • South Florida: By the numbers
  • Notre Dame 21, Air Force 14
  • Fighting back
  • State: FAMU keeps MEAC hopes alive with win over Aggies
  • Vanderbilt bus crashes before game
  • ACC: Wolfpack avoids Blue Devil upset
  • SEC: Beard, 'Bama ground Rebels
  • Big Ten: No dancing, just relief for OSU after rally
  • Big 12: Sooners smother Cyclones
  • Pac-10: Sun Devils rally to upset of Ducks
  • Nation: Bowling Green defends ranking in overtime
  • Big East: Running game, early TDs push Hokies past Knights
  • C-USA: Horned Frogs stifle Cardinals in rain

  • World Series
  • Not a one-man show
  • California Dreamin'
  • Bay's stars can only envy duo
  • Selig gets an image makeover

  • NFL
  • Bengals' problems mounting
  • NFL Game Day: Week 7

  • Hockey
  • The party ends with a Parrots loss

  • NHL
  • Slapshots
  • Weekes nearly earns shutout for Carolina

  • Motorsports
  • No blame assigned in fatal ARCA crash
  • 'Paper clip' track slow but tough

  • NBA
  • Sprewell reportedly attends Knicks practice
  • Pistons' Atkins hangs on to his NBA dream

  • Golf
  • Hoch keeps plugging away
  • Els, Garcia reach finalat the World Match Play
  • Former Gator finally plays well in Florida

  • Et cetera
  • Tampa amateur captures silver
  • Highs & Lows
  • Sports briefs

  • Preps
  • Playoff contender or pretender?
  • Time off doesn't slow Tampa Prep swimmer
  • Mitchell musters fourth-place finish
  • Wins help swimmers ease midseason pains

  • Letters
  • Hiring Piniella would be Rays' best move

  • Rays
  • Both sides upbeat after Rays, Lou finally meet
  • Rays cut prices, vary packages

  • Bucs
  • Bucs hope they pass Eagles test
  • Gruden, Reid have Packer ties
  • Side line
  • A sensitive QB killa? That's No. 99

  • Letters
  • A-Train a prototype for future fullbacks

  • Lightning
  • A tie and a record: Lightning unbeaten through four
  • Andreychuk moving up list for longevity


  • From the wire

    From the state sports wire
  • Jacksonville's Spicer placed on IR after leg surgery
  • FIU-Western Kentucky game postponed because of Jeanne
  • Brown anxious to face old team for first time
  • Dolphins' desperate defense readies for Roethlisberger
  • Former Sarasota lineman sheds tough-guy image with Michigan
  • Rothstein rejoins Heat as assistant
  • No. 16 Florida has history on its side against Kentucky
  • FSU and Clemson QBs both off to slow starts