NEW YORK – Carmelo Anthony won't be at Knicks training camp after all. He'll be in Oklahoma City, joining Russell Westbrook and Paul George in a loaded lineup. The Knicks agreed to trade Anthony to the Thunder on Saturday, saving themselves a potentially awkward reunion next week with the player they'd been trying to deal since last season. New York will get Enes Kanter, Doug McDermott and a draft pick, a person with knowledge of the deal said. The person spoke with The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the trade had not been announced. The Knicks had said just a day earlier that they expected Anthony to be there when they reported for camp Monday. But it was clear they didn't
Detroit Red Wings vs. Boston Bruins When: 7 p.m. tonight. Where: Little Caesars Arena, Detroit. TV: Fox Sports Plus, NHL Network. St. James: Red Wings need to maximize home exhibition games • Live box score Game notes: Ah, the grand hockey opening at the brand-new Little Caesars Arena is finally upon us. The Wings haven't looked too good in the preseason through three games, losing 4-2 to Boston, 6-5 in OT to Pittsburgh, and 6-1 on Thursday night in Chicago. First-round pick Michael Rasmussen scored the lone goal against the Blackhawks. Twitter updates Live updates for mobile users. Check out our Red Wings Xtra app on Apple and Android!
Free Press sports writer Vince Ellis asks the five major questions for the Detroit Pistons for the regular season with training camp beginning Tuesday morning. 1. Can Reggie Jackson regain his 2015-16 form after a season marred by a sore left knee? The word: Jackson played at an All-Star level in leading the Pistons to the playoffs in 2015-16, but after a platelet-rich plasma injection, he was forced to miss the first 21 games last season and never recovered. A return to form would make the road easier for the Pistons. 2. Will Andre Drummond assume his status as one of the top centers in the league after struggling with energy, free throws? The word: There is hope after Drummond had off-season