Not only did the New York Knicks get completely dismantled by the Miami Heat in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference playoffs, but they lost star rookie guard Iman Shumpert in the process. The point guard depth in the Big Apple, once considered to be a problem because of too many bodies, is now a serious problem because of injuries. Jeremy Lin and "Linsanity" faded away weeks and weeks ago, but now the popular guard is making headlines again as the Knicks get ready to take on the Heat in Game 2 (via ESPN New York):
2012 NBA playoffs -- Jeremy Lin of New York Knicks hopes to return during Miami Heat series dlvr.
While Jeremy Lin has certainly earned the right to dominate the headlines of not only the New York Knicks, but the NBA as well, Iman Shumpert has been lost in the sauce and deserves some of the attention because of what the rookie h... Read Post
Derrick Rose wasn’t the only guard to suffer a devastating knee injury on the first day of the NBA playoffs. New York Knicks rookie Iman Shumpert ore his left ACL and lateral miniscus in his team’s Game 1 loss to Miami, an injury th... Read Post