Knicks fined $50k for barring NY Daily News from press con

first_imgLATEST STORIES DA eyes importing ‘galunggong’ anew Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. PH underwater hockey team aims to make waves in SEA Games PLAY LIST 02:42PH underwater hockey team aims to make waves in SEA Games01:44Philippines marks anniversary of massacre with calls for justice01:19Fire erupts in Barangay Tatalon in Quezon City01:07Trump talks impeachment while meeting NCAA athletes02:49World-class track facilities installed at NCC for SEA Games02:11Trump awards medals to Jon Voight, Alison Krauss Warriors GM to meet soon with Kevin Durant, Klay Thompson Two-day strike in Bicol fails to cripple transport “The Knicks did not allow the New York Daily News access to their post-draft press conference on Friday, June 21 while allowing all other credentialed media who cover the team to attend,” the NBA said in a statement.“The organization has agreed to comply with NBA Media Access Rules moving forward.”FEATURED STORIESSPORTSPrivate companies step in to help SEA Games hostingSPORTSSingapore latest to raise issue on SEA Games food, logisticsSPORTSPalace wants Cayetano’s PHISGOC Foundation probed over corruption chargesThe Knicks issued a statement acknowledging that they did not comply with NBA policy, saying they made an error in interpreting Friday’s announcement as an invitation-only event.“As we do throughout the year, we have and will continue to provide access to credentialed media as per the league’s policy,” the team said. Catholic schools seek legislated pay hike, too ‘Rebel attack’ no cause for concern-PNP, AFP FILE – NBA Commissioner Adam Silver prepares to announce the third overall pick by the New York Knicks during the 2019 NBA Draft at the Barclays Center on June 20, 2019 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. Sarah Stier/Getty Images/AFPThe NBA fined the New York Knicks $50,000 on Monday for violating league rules on media access by barring the New York Daily News from a post-draft press conference on Friday.Other New York media outlets were invited to the conference to introduce newly drafted players RJ Barrett and Ignas Brazdeikis.ADVERTISEMENT Cayetano: Senate, Drilon to be blamed for SEA Games mess Duterte wants probe of SEA Games mess Private companies step in to help SEA Games hosting MOST READ Panelo: Duterte ‘angry’ with SEA Games hosting hassles There has been friction before between Knicks owner James Dolan and the Daily News, and the Professional Basketball Writers Association had issued a statement on Saturday condemning the incident as “unprofessional and unacceptable”.Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next View commentslast_img

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