Tagged: ‘Patrick Ewing’

The Ewing Theory Needs a New Name
August 9th, 2017 at 1:15 PM
***PHOTO1*** Photo: Mitchell Layton/Getty Images The mid-90's was an interesting time for Simmons' friend to have come up with the Ewing Theory, considering up to that point, the only time Patrick Ewing missed extended action due to injury was in his first two seasons in the NBA. During these...

WFAN Best Sports Figures: #6 — Patrick Ewing
May 19th, 2017 at 6:30 AM
***PHOTO1*** Editor's Note: As part of WFAN's 30th anniversary celebration, from May 1-12, we asked you to vote on the best local sports figures over the past 30 years. Over the course of two weeks, we are revealing the top-10 vote getters. NEW YORK (WFAN) â?? The pressure would have been too great...

Ewing has work cut out to bring glory days back to Georgetown
April 5th, 2017 at 9:08 PM
***PHOTO1*** WASHINGTON, D.C. - The biggest man on campus held a Georgetown pennant over his head on Wednesday and smiled for the cameras. Patrick Ewing was being asked to recreate the famous image of him from 36 years ago when the skinny Jamaican immigrant via Cambridge, Massachusetts ended the most celebrated recruiting...

Back At Georgetown, Ewing Eyes ‘New Era’ As Basketball Coach
April 5th, 2017 at 4:46 PM
***PHOTO1*** WASHINGTON (CBSNewYork/AP) â?? Patrick Ewing, Georgetown's new basketball coach, and John Thompson Jr., Ewing's coach with the Hoyas all those decades ago, greeted each other with a bear hug. "Great job," Thompson said softly. "Great job." This reunion of sorts took place Wednesday, steps from a glass case displaying the...

New York Knicks Legend Patrick Ewing To Coach Georgetown
April 4th, 2017 at 10:33 AM
***PHOTO1*** Legendary New York Knicks center Patrick Ewing gets his first head coaching job at the school he made famous, Georgetown University. The history of the New York Knicks has featured many great players such as Willis Reed and Walt Frazier leading the team to its only two NBA championships. As amazing...