Baron Davis apologizes for hit that forces T.J. Ford to retire

Knicks guard Baron Davis passes over Miami's Norris

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Knicks guard Baron Davis passes over Miami's Norris Cole. (Feb. 23, 2012) (Credit: Getty Images)

CHICAGO -- Baron Davis called T.J. Ford and spent about 45 minutes on the telephone with him Monday to apologize for being involved in the play that ultimately ended Ford's career.

Last week in San Antonio, Davis ran inside to get position for a rebound and his forearm hit Ford, who immediately crumbled to the floor. Ford has a history of neck and spine problems. He announced Monday that he...

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