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New York Knicks’ Roster Surely to Have Major Turnover with Nine Potential Free Agents
April 20th, 2015 at 1:59 PM
Roster turnover is a constant every season in the NBA but for the New York Knicks, it couldn't come soon enough. The team risks losing nine potential free agency as soon as the playoffs come to close and another champion is crowned. ***PHOTO1*** The majority of the attrition will come in the...

Free Agent to Be Greg Monroe’s Agent Praises New York Knicks’ Phil Jackson
April 16th, 2015 at 2:00 PM
Greg Monroe played a part in helping the New York Knicks' accomplish history Wednesday evening when the Detroit Pistons put a final nail in the Knicks miserable season. But before? The free-agent-to-be's agent, David Falk, heaped praise on to the Knicks' executive Phil Jackson. ***PHOTO1*** Falk spoke on behalf of Monroe,...

New York Knicks Will Re-sign Andrea Bargnani If He’ll Accepts Veteran’s Minimum
April 7th, 2015 at 8:50 PM
The trade between the New York Knicks and Toronto Raptors for Andrea Bargnani has largely been an embarrassment for the Knicks. Not only did it cost them yet another first-round draft pick, Bargnani has spend a large part of his time in New York injured. That being said, when healthy...

New York Knicks Aiming for Youth This Summer
April 2nd, 2015 at 10:38 PM
This off-season the New York Knicks will look to add skilled players to their roster. They'll be looking for players who can compliment Carmelo Anthony and fit the triangle offense. However, their top goal will be adding youth to their roster. ***PHOTO1*** You may have seen that the New York Post reported...

New York Knicks Viewpoint; Kentucky’s Karl-Anthony Towns Versus Detroit Pistons’ Greg Monroe
March 31st, 2015 at 6:28 PM
Many, including this Knicks 101 writer, believe Kentucky's Karl-Anthony Towns is the best player in the upcoming 2015 NBA Draft. It would be fantastic if the New York Knicks would land him with their selection. That being said, the Detroit Pistons' Greg Monroe is a free agent in the off-season....

Should New York Knicks Re-sign Alexey Shved?
March 24th, 2015 at 8:40 PM
How many New York Knicks fans knew who Alexey Shved was before he joined the team? Probably not many. Even less expected him to stick around with the team let alone make an impact. Instead, Shved has been one of the few bright spots on an otherwise terrible roster. The...

Should New York Knicks Re-sign Cole Aldrich?
March 24th, 2015 at 7:50 PM
After looking like a complete bust at the beginning of his career, Cole Aldrich has seemingly found a home with the New York Knicks. Will Phil Jackson re-sign Aldrich in the off-season? ***PHOTO1*** Cole Aldrich is not a superstar. However, he's proved that his skills have greatly improved since entering the NBA...

New York Knicks Took Page Out of San Antonio Spurs’ Book
March 20th, 2015 at 4:01 PM
The move was subtle. It went largely unnoticed and didn't get much attention from the strongest of supporters or critics. However, when the New York Knicks traded for the 57th pick of the 2014 NBA Draft in order to select Louis Labeyrie of France, they pulled a page out of...

New York Knicks Give Ricky Ledo 10-day Contract
March 19th, 2015 at 7:26 AM
With Tim Hardaway Jr. suffering from a wrist injury and Jose Calderon still on the sidelines the New York Knicks have decided to fill their 15th roster spot. New York has signed youngster Ricky Ledo to a 10-day contract. ***PHOTO1*** It seems like the New York Knicks were able to trade Amare...

New York Knicks’ Phil Jackson Believes Triangle Offense Will Sell Free Agents on Big Apple
March 17th, 2015 at 7:07 AM
The New York Knicks are looking to rebuild the team through free agency. Phil Jackson will have to sell players on coming to the Big Apple. He believes free agents will be sold on playing in the triangle offense. ***PHOTO1*** Some have said that the triangle offense is outdated. Former New York...

Former New York Knicks’ Guard Toure Murry Joining Washington Wizards
March 12th, 2015 at 3:09 PM
When former New York Knicks' guard Toure Murry was let go by the Utah Jazz many believed he'd find his way back to the Big Apple. As it turned out, that never materialized. Instead, Murry will join the Washington Wizards on their way towards the playoffs. ***PHOTO1*** Toure Murry seems like a...

New York Knicks Considering Re-signing Andrea Bargnani
March 9th, 2015 at 8:36 PM
After bring traded to the New York Knicks the message to Andrea Bargnani was simple. Either he'd succeed or his NBA career would likely be over. Since joining the Knicks he's been all offense, no defense and mostly disappointment. However, his success of late on a losing team without Carmelo...

New York Knicks Should Target Houston Rockets’ Patrick Beverley
March 6th, 2015 at 8:36 PM
In the light of the news that Wesley Matthews of the Portland Trail Blazers has ruptured his achilles, the New York Knicks can no longer consider him as a can't-miss upgrade at shooting guard. As a result, they must be willing to negotiate and pay Patrick Beverley enough the Houston...

Injured Wesley Matthews Still New York Knicks Free Agent Target?
March 6th, 2015 at 2:44 PM
Wesley Matthews was expected to be one of the New York Knicks key free agent targets. He's a shooting guard who plays offense and defense. He's also a player who the Portland Trail Blazers would probably have to sacrifice because of the other players they need to spend money on....

New York Knicks’ Top Free Agent Target Greg Monroe Could Remain with Detroit Pistons
March 2nd, 2015 at 7:25 PM
Greg Monroe is one of the youngest and best free agents in the 2015 class. He's also widely expected to leave the Detroit Pistons. The New York Knicks are expected to be one of his top suitors. However, with their resurgence re-signing with the Pistons has become a real possibility. ***PHOTO1*** No...

Chicago Bulls’ Jimmy Butler Eyeing New York Knicks
March 2nd, 2015 at 7:21 AM
During the upcoming 2015 NBA free agency period Jimmy Butler of the Chicago Bulls will be a restricted free agent. That means the Bulls will have the chance to match any offer Butler is able to get on the market. That being said, the Bulls are pretty well tapped out...

Could Derek Fisher’s Relationship with Reggie Jackson Land New York Knicks the Young Point Guard?
February 28th, 2015 at 12:29 AM
Most know that Reggie Jackson use to play for the Oklahoma City Thunder. They also know that Derek Fisher also played for the Thunder. However, most are unaware that Fisher mentored Jackson during their time as teammates. Jackson is now with the Detroit Pistons. Could his relationship with Fisher cause...

Future Portland Trail Blazers’ Free Agent LaMarcus Aldridge Loves New York
February 16th, 2015 at 10:21 PM
Whenever stars come to Madison Square Garden to play they talk about how New York is the Mecca of basketball and how they love playing on this stage. Those comments become even more exciting for fans when those stars are impending free agents. When they're All-Stars and the game is...

How Much Can New York Knicks Save with Amare Stoudemire Buyout?
February 12th, 2015 at 9:10 PM
There has been plenty of speculation about the future of New York Knicks' Amare Stoudemire. Will the Knicks trade him? Will he negotiate a buyout and sign elsewhere? Will he play out the year with the team and hit free agency in the off-season? With Stoudemire's representatives pushing for a...

NBA Rumors: Dallas Mavericks Considered Favorites for Amar’e Stoudemire If Buyout Happens
February 7th, 2015 at 3:18 PM
Right now there are rumors flying around about Amar'e Stoudemire's future and what the New York Knicks could and should do with him. With a buy out one of the possibilities for the power forward, the Dallas Mavericks have emerged as the front-runner for his services. ***PHOTO1*** As we know, New York...