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New York Knicks’ Iman Shumpert Excited Over Triangle Offense
August 27th, 2014 at 7:10 PM
New York Knicks fans tend to be very opinionated about Iman Shumpert. Some still believe he'll be a star. Other's believe he's an overrated flop. Most will agree that he's a good defender. However, everyone knows this shortcomings are on the offensive end. That's why he's excited to show what...

Former New York Knicks’ Guard Shannon Brown Joins Miami Heat
August 27th, 2014 at 6:22 PM
Shannon Brown was out of the NBA when the New York Knicks called him to join the team. He was thankful for the chance to continue his NBA career and joined the end of the Knicks bench to finish out last season. Now he's signed a one-year contract to play...

New York Knicks’ J.R. Smith Knows Team Cant Afford Egos
August 26th, 2014 at 6:18 PM
Leave it to J.R. Smith to be the voice of reason. While most have been waiting for the New York Knicks to make a trade and shed at least one of their shooting guards, Smith is glad everyone's still in New York. However, he knows for it to work with...

J.R. Smith Looking to Be a Leader for New York Knicks This Season; Help Younger Guys
August 22nd, 2014 at 5:44 PM
One of the mainstays of the New York Knicks is vowing to become a more mature basketball player this upcoming season, which if is the case, would be a good sign for the team. ***PHOTO1*** J.R. Smith, whose been known in the past for being a bit of a shot-happy ball-hog who...

Former New York Knicks Guard Stephon Marbury Playing Himself in Chinese Play
August 22nd, 2014 at 3:45 AM
Some would say that Stephon Marbury played himself towards the end of his NBA career. He was involved in controversy, scandal and made himself appear crazy by crying into a camera. However, he's resurrected his playing career and reputation with his success in the Chinese Basketball Association. Now Marbury will...

New York Knicks’ Thanasis Antetokounmpo Signs with Westchester Knicks
August 21st, 2014 at 6:59 PM
There's been a lot of speculation on the future of New York Knicks second round pick Thanasis Antetokounmpo. Some had him making the Knicks roster. Other's had him joining a team overseas. Some had him accepting the Knicks offer and becoming a free agent because of the Knicks lack of...

NBA Trade Rumors: Philadelphia 76ers Looking to Trade for Knicks’ Amar’e Stoudemire Again
August 21st, 2014 at 2:08 PM
Last month while the New York Knicks were in the middle of their major roster overhaul; part of which sent Tyson Chandler and Raymond Felton along with their contracts to the Dallas Mavericks, there was talk of another deal possibly heating up. ***PHOTO1*** There were rumblings of a deal centering around the...

New York Knicks Eyeing Jordan Crawford?
August 20th, 2014 at 1:27 PM
There have ben plenty of rumors about the New York Knicks and guards this off-season. In fact, there's even been direct rumors about the Knicks showing interest in Jordan Crawford. However, at this point in the off-season most believed that the Knicks roster was set. Apparently, that might not be...

New York Knicks Mad Toure Murry Signed with Utah Jazz
August 15th, 2014 at 2:30 AM
Toure Murry was the New York Knicks find. They found him, cultivated him, gave him his shot and now they wanted him back to watch him grow on the NBA level. Unfortunately, they have too many guards as it is. As a result, the Knicks has to watch Murry sign...

Former New York Knicks’ Guard Toure Murry Signing with Utah Jazz
August 12th, 2014 at 9:12 PM
Many New York Knicks fans liked what Toure Murry brought to the court. While he's still learning the point guard position he showed some nice court vision, passing ability and defensive ability. Despite the Knicks having interest in bringing Murry back, it looks like he'll soon join the Utah Jazz. ***PHOTO1*** Many...

Former New York Knicks’ Star Earl Monroe Believes in Franchise Direction Under Phil Jackson
August 8th, 2014 at 9:00 PM
Earl Monroe was a monster during his playing days in the NBA. He knows what it takes to win. He also knows that Phil Jackson knows what it takes as well. Monroe believes the roster Jackson has constructed is heading in the right direction. ***PHOTO1*** Despite missing the playoffs last season, Earl...

New York Knicks, Sacramento Kings Complete Four Player Trade
August 6th, 2014 at 10:55 PM
Since hired, Phil Jackson has made one good move after another. Today he completed another trade. Some will love this move because they'll watch YouTube and see some highlights. However, in Knicks 101's opinion, this was a move better off not being made. ***PHOTO1*** The New York Knicks today said goodbye to veteran...

2014 New York Knicks Free Agency Outlook: Chris Douglas-Roberts
July 24th, 2014 at 12:07 AM
While looking around free agency for shooting guards or small forwards who could be signed for the veteran's minimum and fit the mold of what the New York Knicks need one may come across Chris Douglas-Roberts. Just last season Douglas-Roberts was signed by the Knicks and brought to training camp....

New York Knicks Cut Shannon Brown
July 23rd, 2014 at 6:30 PM
When the New York Knicks signed Shannon Brown last season it was clear that he was brought in because he was inexpensive, athletic, could fill a role and because the franchise was already planning on transitioning towards the triangle offense which he had experience in. Now Brown's run with the...

2014 New York Knicks Free Agency Outlook: Dahntay Jones
July 22nd, 2014 at 9:30 PM
After using the mini mid-level exception to sign big man Jason Smith the New York Knicks only have minimum contracts to make roster additions in free agency. Needless to say, the Knicks are bargain shopping. That brings them to Carmelo Anthony's friend, Dahntay Jones. They're giving him a workout to see if he might fit...

New York Knicks Trading One of Their Guards?
July 20th, 2014 at 10:28 PM
The New York Knicks are starting to finalize their roster but at it stands right now they have a need for a backup small forward and seven guards. As a result, the Knicks and Phil Jackson are actively looking to trade one of their guards. Who will it be? ***PHOTO1*** The New...

2014 New York Knicks Free Agency Outlook: Francisco Garcia
July 19th, 2014 at 6:00 AM
After signing big man Jason Smith with their mini mid-level exception, the New York Knicks will only be able to make further roster additions using minimum contracts. Knicks 101 has already reported that Metta World Peace would like to return to the Knicks now that Derek Fisher and Phil Jackson...

Former New York Knicks’ Tracy McGrady Retires from Baseball Career
July 17th, 2014 at 9:15 PM
It wasn't long ago that Knicks 101 reported that former New York Knicks' Tracy McGrady announced his decision to attempt a second professional sports career. McGrady, who reportedly was able to throw in the 90's, was trying to make his way into Major League Baseball as a starting pitcher. Now McGrady's...

Popular New York Knicks Target Steve Blake Signs with Portland Trail Blazers
July 10th, 2014 at 6:20 PM
Veteran point guard Steve Blake was thought to be a sure target for the New York Knicks. After all, he's well versed in the triangle offense and wouldn't break the bank. However, things changed once the Knicks pulled of a trade with the Dallas Mavericks to land Jose Calderon. ***PHOTO1*** After Phil...

New York Knicks’ Thanasis Antetokounmpo Bound for Europe
July 9th, 2014 at 8:52 PM
Thanasis Antetokounmpo was drafted by the New York Knicks with the number 51 pick in the 2014 NBA Draft. He's scheduled to play on the Knicks’ summer league team. However, the Knicks are plan on sending Antetokounmpo to Europe next season. ***PHOTO1*** Thanasis Antetokounmpo spent last season playing in the NBA’s D-League. He impressed the New York...