This just in. Jimmer Fredette can score the basketball. Always has, and until he chooses not to, always will.
The Glens Falls native showed his scoring prowess once again yesterday, pouring in 75 points for the Shanghai Sharks in a 137-136 defeat to the Beikong Fly Dragons in a Chinese Basketball Association contest.
Jimmer went for 62 in the second half including an astonishing 40 points in the final period. He shot 24 of 34 from the floor including 7 of 10 from deep, and 20 of 21 from the free throw line. Fredette scored with :07 remaining on an acrobatic drive giving the Sharks the lead before the Dragons won it at the buzzer. Jimmer added eight rebounds, seven assists and four steals to round out the stat sheet. Continue reading
Saratoga Catholic 6-0 10-1
Cambridge 4-2 6-3
Hoosic Valley 2-4 3-7
Berlin 1-6 3-7
Waterford 0-5 2-5 Continue reading
Jimmer Fredette and his Westchester Knicks teammates took the floor Friday night for game two of their Eastern Conference semifinal series with the Sioux Falls SkyForce in a due or die situation. Having dropped game one in this best of three, the Knicks needed a “W” or the lights would go out on their NBA-D league campaign. Continue reading
Jimmer Fredette has picked up right where he left off in his return to the NBA-D league. After a 10-day stint with the New York Knicks, Jimmer returned to the Westchester Knicks a week ago and has continued to do what he’s best known for, score the basketball. Continue reading
How dysfunctional is the New York Knicks organization? On the court it’s plain for all to see their inability to compete for the past month of the season. The Knicks have dropped 15 of their last 18 contests, riding a downward spiral to a 25-37 record with 20 games left to play. Their play has been disjointed and inconsistent, with a total lack of communication. Those same characteristics directly apply to the front office and coaching staff of the team, most recently regarding the Jimmer Fredette signing. Continue reading
While this weekend is All Star weekend for the NBA, the D-League All Stars also got together Saturday afternoon in Toronto for their all star run. Continue reading
In the NBA Developmental League on occasion two teams will meet on back to back nights at the same location. Saturday night the Westchester Knicks took the floor with the Siuox Falls Skyforce 24 hours after dropping 128-117 decision to the Skyforce who ran their league best record to 22-4 with the win. Continue reading
Jimmer Fredette put 36 points on the board Friday night, including a 20 point quarter but it still wasn’t enough as his Westchester Knicks fell 128-117 to the Sioux Falls Skyforce. Continue reading
Glens Falls native Jimmer Fredette and his Westchester Knicks were in action Tuesday night, dropping a 111-90 decision to the Iowa Energy in NBA D-League play. Continue reading
Over 2000 fans turned out to the Westchester County Center for a Saturday matinee between the Westchester Knicks and the Delaware 87’ers. In truth many of the fans in attendance came simply to see Jimmer Fredette, and the Glens Falls native didn’t disappoint. Continue reading