Paul Knepper was a New York Knicks featured columnist for Bleacher Report for two years. Prior to that, he wrote for the defunct website Love of Sports, where several of his publications were picked up by SportsIllustrated.com. No Layups Allowed is Knepper’s first book. Knepper grew up in Jericho, New York, and now lives in Austin, Texas, with his wife and son. He is a graduate of the University of Michigan and Fordham University School of Law.