• by RotoWire Staff | Special to CBSSports.com

    Nets center Andrea Bargnani misses practice Wednesday

    Nets center Andrea Bargnani (hamstring) did not practice Wednesday, Andy Vasquez of The Record reports.Bargnani has now sat out the last three days, including Monday's preseason exhibition against Turkish club Fenerbahce. He's without a clear timetable at this point and should be considered questionable for Thursday's matchup with Detroit.

  • by RotoWire Staff | Special to CBSSports.com

    Nets C Andrea Bargnani (hamstring) didn't practice Tuesday

    Nets center Andrea Bargnani (hamstring) did not practice Tuesday, The Record reports.Bargnani sat out Monday's preseason game with tightness in the hamstring, so it's not surprising to see him on the sidelines Tuesday. The team certainly won't rush him back with three weeks remaining until the games begin to count.

  • by Elliott Smith | Staff Writer

    Nets reach deal with C Andrea Bargnani

    Free-agent forward Andrea Bargnani signed a contract with the Nets on Sunday, which was announced by Nets GM Billy King, spurning the Kings, who had been in the mix for the player. Bargnani, who averaged 14.9 points and 4.4 rebounds in just 29 games with the Knicks last season, has not played in 42 games in a campaign since 2010-11 with Toronto, the best year of his career, when he averaged 21.4 points.

  • by Elliott Smith | Staff Writer

    Knicks F Andrea Bargnani conflicted about return

    Knicks forward Andrea Bargnani told an Italian newspaper that he would be interested in returning to the team next year, but that he also wants to play for a contending team, per the New York Post. Bargnani will be a free agent but may not draw the same level of interest from other teams besides the Knicks. He finished the season averaging 14.9 points and 4.4 rebounds. "I wouldn't mind signing with the Knicks if the opportunity comes. I will let my agent do his job starting July 1," Bargnani told La Gazzetta DelloSport. "I am now a veteran in the NBA, and, you know, I would like to sign with a team that can give me the opportunity to win a ring."

  • by Brandon Wise | Staff Writer

    Knicks forward Andrea Bargnani out for Wednesday's game

    Knicks forward Andrea Bargnani will miss the team's final game of the season, coach Derek Fisher said per the Wall Street Journal. Bargnani, who is battling an illness, will have missed the final four games of the year. He finishes the year averaging 14.8 points and 4.4 rebounds in 29 games. The Knicks are currently 9-point underdogs against the Pistons.

  • by Ted Leshinski | Staff Writer

    Knicks center Andrea Bargnani (illness) out for Monday in Atlanta

    Knicks center Andrea Bargnani (illness) did not travel with the team and is out for Monday's game in Atlanta, the team has announced. This will be the third straight game Bargnani will miss with an illness. The Knicks are 14.5-point underdogs against the Hawks.

  • by Ted Leshinski | Staff Writer

    Andrea Bargnani (illness) out again Saturday for Knicks

    Knicks center Andrea Bargnani (illness) did not dress and his out for Saturday at Orlando, the team has announced.Bargnani also missed Friday's game with the illness.

  • by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com

    Knicks C Andrea Bargnani (illness) will not play Friday

    Knicks center Andrea Bargnani has been ruled out of Friday's game against the Bucks, the team announced. Bargnani is dealing with an illness and center Cole Aldrich will start in his place. The Knicks are 10-point underdogs.

  • by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com

    Report: Knicks C Andrea Bargnani has torn ligament in thumb

    Knicks center Andrea Bargnani sustained a partially torn thumb ligament while playing last week, a source told the New York Daily News. The injury is in Bargnani's non-shooting hand and he is expected to play in the final five games of the season. Despite suffering the injury last week, Bargnani was able to score 25 points and grab eight rebounds in Sunday's contest.

  • by Sean d'Oliveira | CBSSports.com

    Report: Knicks considering bringing Andrea Bargnani back next season

    If the Knicks do bring back center Andrea Bargnani next season, it will only be at the veteran minimum, reports the New York Post. Bargnani can become a free agent after the season and coach Derek Fisher said he likes what Bargnani can bring to the team. After scoring 25 points while blocking four shots and grabbing eight rebounds in Sunday's win over the 76ers, Fisher said he was impressed with Bargnani. "I more so saw the eight rebounds and four blocks than the points — he can score points," Fisher said. "If he's rebounding that way and using his size to block shots, it makes us a better team."