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John Calipari New York Knicks Future Coach?
April 10th, 2014 at 11:36 PM
New York Knicks' president Phil Jackson said the franchise would no longer be under the control of the CAA. However, he never said the team wouldn't be interested in clients of CAA. In fact, they've made it quite clear they hope to re-sign Carmelo Anthony who is represented by CAA....

Steve Kerr Odds-on Favorite for Next New York Knicks Head Coach
April 4th, 2014 at 7:30 PM
Sure, Mike Woodson might have led the New York Knicks to a 54-win season last year. Sure, he might yet lead them to the playoffs this season if they can end the year strong. However, he's clearly a dead man walking when it comes to the head coaching job with...

Mark Jackson not a Candidate for New York Knicks Job?
March 31st, 2014 at 7:35 PM
Mark Jackson was the runner up for the New York Knicks head coaching job when Donnie Walsh was in charge. Instead, Mike D'Antoni was brought in because of his experience. Many wish Jackson has been given the nod. Now that there's a rift between Jackson and Golden State Warriors' ownership...

Metta World Peace Wants Second New York Knicks Stint
March 27th, 2014 at 9:38 PM
The last we heard from Metta World Peace he was predicting that the New York Knicks could win the championship as long as they get into the playoffs. Before that, he had become a free agent after a buy out of his Knicks contract. Of course, he probably wouldn't have...

New York Knicks Offer Phil Jackson Front Office Position
March 8th, 2014 at 11:15 PM
There's something to be said for the old saying, "If you don't ask the answer's always no." The problem is, the New York Knicks did ask and Phil Jackson did say no. He won't be the Knicks next head coach. There's also something to be said for the old saying,...

New York Knicks Eyeing Phil Jackson for Front Office Position?
March 8th, 2014 at 3:56 AM
***PHOTO1*** Save this one under the hopeful yet unlikely files, but the New York Knicks reportedly have interest in making a run for Phil Jackson with an eye on giving him a front-office position. We already know the Knicks have offered him the chance to coach, but he has no intentions of...

New York Knicks Offer Phil Jackson Head Coaching Job
March 8th, 2014 at 12:43 AM
Phil Jackson is a legendary coach in the basketball world. Knowing that he spend 10 years of his playing career with the New York Knicks many fans have hoped he's one day join and help save the franchise from itself. However, Jackson seems happy with his retirement from coaching. That...

J.R. Smith Rips New York Knicks for Lack of ‘Heart’
March 1st, 2014 at 5:45 PM
***PHOTO1*** Leave it to the embattled and oft-criticized J.R. Smith to call out the New York Knicks’ for their perceived lack of ‘heart’ after an unsettling loss to the Golden State Warriors on Friday night. After giving up an ungodly 73 points in the first half to the Warriors in a game...

New York Knicks’ Metta World Peace Open to Trade
February 8th, 2014 at 10:23 PM
When the New York Knicks were able to sign Metta World Peace this off-season it was thought of as a major impact move. He was suppose to bring them a veteran presence who could help lead the team and bring a defensive mind set to the court. He was also...

New York Knicks Find Turmoil After Alleged Meeting Between James Dolan and Carmelo Anthony
February 8th, 2014 at 2:23 AM
***PHOTO1*** While the New York Knicks 117-90 victory over the Denver Nuggets on Friday night might have stopped the bleeding for the time being, word has come out (via the Daily News) that Knicks' owner James Dolan had a recent meeting with Carmelo Anthony about the direction the Knicks should be...

New York Knicks’ J.R. Smith No Defensive Expert
January 25th, 2014 at 10:19 PM
Playing-wise J.R. Smith came to the New York Knicks with similar complaints about his game as fellow former Denver Nuggets player Carmelo Anthony. Smith was always considered more of a knucklehead than Anthony but both were considered weak defenders who thrive on the offensive end. As it turns out, they can...

New York Knicks Set Friday Night Curfew Prior to Another 12 P.m. Start
December 21st, 2013 at 3:59 AM
***PHOTO1*** They say desperate times call for desperate measures and for the New York Knicks (8-17) that meant setting a curfew (rumored to be 10:00 p.m.) on Friday night in anticipation of another dreaded 12:00 p.m. start on Saturday afternoon against the Memphis Grizzlies (10-15). According to Peter Botte of the Daily...

Chicago Bulls’ Tom Thibodeau New York Knicks Next Head Coach?
December 18th, 2013 at 11:23 AM
The New York Knicks organization has done plenty of foolish things over the years. However, one of the most foolish was allowing a superstar coach such as Tom Thibodeau slip through their hands. Thibodeau was once an assistant on Jeff Van Gundy's staff, was sent packing, gained fame as the...

New York Knicks Organization Want a Change in Starting Five
November 19th, 2013 at 8:00 AM
Mike Woodson has had a lot of success as New York Knicks head coach. However, he's also taken a lot of heat for the teams disappointing start to the season. However, it's become clear that he's not the one making all of the calls when it comes to who plays...

Could New York Knicks and Los Angeles Lakers Become Trade Partners?
November 14th, 2013 at 7:00 AM
A disappointing start to the 2013-14 season has New York Knicks fans wondering wondering when the next shoe will drop. Some want the team to make a move for another center after watching Tyson Chandler fall to the floor with a broken leg. For now, the team seems content with...

Could the End Be Nearing for New York Knicks Coach Mike Woodson?
November 10th, 2013 at 10:22 PM
***PHOTO1*** After the New York Knicks awful 31-point loss to the San Antonio Spurs on Sunday and their record dropping to 2-4 in the process, there are whispers that coach Mike Woodson’s job may be in jeopardy. As if it wasn't before. According to Frank Isola of the Daily News, Woodson met...

New York Knicks Will Look to Bench Players to Fill Void Left by Tyson Chandler Injury
November 9th, 2013 at 2:44 PM
In the wake of Tyson Chandler’s injury, the New York Knicks will not look to sign a big man in his place. Instead, the burden will fall to several New York Knicks players, including Amar’e Stoudemire, Kenyon Martin and Andrea Bargani.  During a November 5th game with the Charlotte Bobcats, Tyson...

New York Knicks Keeping Mike Woodson Around
September 30th, 2013 at 6:40 PM
Many people have a problem with Mike Woodson's rotations, offensive and defensive schemes and loyalty towards veteran players. However, it's hard to argue with his results since taking over as head coach of the New York Knicks. Since replacing Mike D'Antoni as Knicks' coach in the 2011-12 season, he's compiled a...

Is Earl Barron the Answer for the New York Knicks 15th Roster Spot?
September 19th, 2013 at 8:00 AM
Would it surprise anyone if the New York Knicks filled their 15th roster spot with a backup center to play behind Tyson Chandler? What's more, would it surprise anyone if Glen Grunwald decided to sign Earl Barron to fill that spot? Most Knicks fans are looking at the remaining centers...

Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame Welcomes Two Former New York Knicks
September 10th, 2013 at 12:45 PM
Sometimes it takes longer for some than it does for others but for the most part if you're Hall of Fame worthy you eventually get it. However, for some the wait must seem like forever. Recently, the NBA inducted their 2013 Hall of Fame class into the Naismith Basketball Hall of...