Category: ‘Coaches’

Knicks’ Kristaps Porzingis: Hiring Jeff Hornacek as Head Coach was Exactly What Team Needed
June 16th, 2016 at 12:29 PM
Thus far, the hiring of Jeff Hornacek as the New York Knicks as the head coach has gotten glowing reviews from people all over the NBA and from players on the actual team. ***PHOTO1*** Earlier in the offseason, Carmelo Anthony spoke very highly of Hornacek and said that his type of offense...

Knicks’ Kristaps Porzingis Learning Crossover Dribble into Jumpshot with Joshua Longstaff (Video)
June 16th, 2016 at 9:40 AM
With his rookie season now in the books, the NBA already knows that New York Knicks forward Kristaps Porzingis is going to be a force to deal with, as he has a very good mix of being a good shooter with an ability to slash and get to the basket. ***PHOTO1*** The...

Kurt Rambis Gets Two-Year Contract Extension to Remain as Knicks Assistant Coach
June 10th, 2016 at 9:34 AM
Both Jeff Hornacek and Phil Jackson wanted Kurt Rambis to remain on the staff of the New York Knicks after he had lost out on the head coaching job to Hornacek. ***PHOTO1*** But with both of them reaching out to Rambis, and Jackson offering him a new deal, it was enough for...

Knicks Negotiating with Kurt Rambis to Keep Him as Assistant Coach Under Jeff Hornacek: Report
June 8th, 2016 at 11:17 AM
Jeff Hornacek wanted Kurt Rambis to stay on the staff of the New York Knicks as an assistant coach, as did Phil Jackson, even if he did pass on him for the actual head coaching job two months after he was the team's interim head coach. ***PHOTO1*** On Wednesday, the Knicks, with...

Former NBA Center Sean Rooks Dies Suddenly Hours After Interviewing for Knicks Assistant Coach Job
June 8th, 2016 at 10:36 AM
Sean Rooks was possibly in line to join Jeff Hornacek's staff and become an assistant coach on the New York Knicks, but unfortunately, it won't be happening. ***PHOTO1*** Rooks, who interviewed with Hornacek, Phil Jackson and Steve Mills to become an assistant in New York, died suddenly hours after the interview. Rooks...