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Andrea Bargnani Unsure When He’ll Return to New York Knicks Due to Hamstring Strain
October 23rd, 2014 at 2:19 PM
Andrea Bargnani has missed most of the preseason for the New York Knicks due to a hamstring strain suffered during camp and has held him out over the last couple of games as a result. ***PHOTO1*** Bargnani played in the preseason opener; a loss to the Knicks and then hurt it the...

New York Knicks’ Jose Calderon Day-to-day with Injury
October 22nd, 2014 at 6:50 PM
Jose Calderon is expected to be an impact player for the New York Knicks this season. However, that will be a hard thing to do if he's not on the floor. Calderon left Monday’s pre-season loss to the Milwaukee Bucks early in the first quarter with a strained right calf...

New York Knicks’ J.R. Smith Experiencing Back Spasms Due to Bus Rides to Preseason Games
October 15th, 2014 at 1:15 PM
During the New York Knicks 84-77 preseason win over the Philadelphia 76ers on Tuesday night in Syracuse, J.R. Smith had to come out of the game for the Knicks due to suffering back spasms. ***PHOTO1*** He eventually was able to return to the game, but after the game, Smith said the reason...

Iman Shumpert Believes He’ll Play for Knicks in Preseason Opener Vs. Celtics Despite Sore Hamstring
October 7th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
The good news: Iman Shumpert's knees are fine unlike last year. The bad news: a new injury has flared up for the New York Knicks young guard. ***PHOTO1*** Shumpert has apparently been dealing with a sore hamstring, something that started up the second day of training camp, as Derek Fisher revealed during...

Former New York Knicks’ Center Tyson Chandler Better Now than in First Dallas Mavericks Stint?
October 4th, 2014 at 11:48 PM
His first time with the Dallas Mavericks, Tyson Chandler was the defensive anchor of the team and helped win the franchise an NBA championship. However, despite his evident regression during his time with the New York Knicks he's now claiming that he's a better player than he was during his...

2014 New York Knicks Free Agency Outlook: Andrew Bynum
June 16th, 2014 at 9:34 PM
Once upon a time, Andrew Bynum was a dominant force in the NBA playing under Phil Jackson. Fast forward a few years and Bynum's been on three teams following his time with the Los Angeles Lakers and is widely looked at as an injured malcontent. That being said, if anyone...

Carmelo Anthony Suffers Shoulder Injury in New York Knicks Tough-luck Loss to Washington Wizards
April 5th, 2014 at 3:31 AM
***PHOTO1*** While the New York Knicks last-minute, 90-89 loss to the Washington Wizards was bad enough, the Knicks suffered worse news with Carmelo Anthony suffering a shoulder injury. On top of all that, Anthony had perhaps his worst night of the season, scoring only 10 points (5-14 from the field) to go...

Amare Stoudemire Remaining with New York Knicks?
March 22nd, 2014 at 8:00 AM
Amare Stoudemire was suppose to be the guy to turned the New York Knicks' fortunes around. He was the guy who took the max to come to New York when no one would. His health hasn't been the best since signing his contract but he's worked extremely hard to get himself back...

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...

Former New York Knicks’ Tracy McGrady Eyeing Baseball Career
February 1st, 2014 at 3:49 PM
Tracy McGrady was only on the New York Knicks for a short amount of time. However, his presence alone brought a lot of excitement to Madison Square Garden. Even as a shell of himself McGrady was always box office material. And healthy, he might have been one of the best all-time...

New York Knicks’ Metta World Peace Ready to Play
January 25th, 2014 at 12:16 PM
Metta World Peace was suppose to be one of the bigger signings for the New York Knicks this off-season. After being and Amnesty Clause victim for the Los Angeles Lakers he was suppose to bring three point shooting, defensive ability and toughness to his home town Knicks. However, he started looking...

New York Knicks Receive More Bad News as Andrea Bargnani is Out Indefinitely with Torn Ligament in Elbow
January 23rd, 2014 at 6:57 PM
***PHOTO1*** As if the New York Knicks current five-game losing streak wasn’t bad enough, word came out today that forward Andrea Bargnani is out indefinitely with a torn ligament in his left elbow. With depth on the frontcourt already paper thin, Bargnani’s absence could sink the Knicks even further into oblivion. From...

New York Knicks Without Amare Stoudemire and Kenyon Martin Approximately Two Weeks
January 18th, 2014 at 1:40 PM
When 2014 came around it seemed like the New York Knicks flipped a switch and figured things out. The roster was getting healthy, the ball was moving on offense and the Knicks started beating some very good teams. However, they've once again been bitten by the injury bug as they...

New York Knicks Considered Possible Suitor for Andrew Bynum
January 9th, 2014 at 4:00 PM
Not too long ago many NBA pundits made the argument that Andrew Bynum was the best center in basketball. The New York Knicks lack depth in their frontcourt and their starting center Tyson Chandler has been dealing with injury issues as of late. Now that Bynum can be signed for the...

Former New York Knicks Big Man Kurt Thomas Considering NBA Return
January 9th, 2014 at 12:55 PM
The last time Kurt Thomas was seen in the NBA he put on a courageous performance that inspired the New York Knicks and probably saved their season. Playing hurt, Thomas put the team on his back and showed more heart than any Knicks player in recent history. However, playing on a...

New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony and Andrea Bargnani to Start Versus San Antonio Spurs
January 2nd, 2014 at 5:20 PM
The New York Knicks have dealt with a lot of injuries this season. However, before they play the San Antonio Spurs this evening they'll be welcoming back two of their key players. Andrea Bargani and Carmelo Anthony will be returning to the Knicks' starting five tonight as New York takes...

New York Knicks and Toronto Raptors Talking About Kyle Lowry Trade
December 12th, 2013 at 9:31 PM
It's no secret that the New York Knicks have gotten poor play out of their point guard position this season. However, now that Raymond Felton has again been sidelined with an injury the team has gone into panic mode over finding a replacement. Unfortunately, the Knicks front office is full...

New York Knicks’ Tyson Chandler Planning Return Before 2013′s End
December 9th, 2013 at 11:00 PM
When Tyson Chandler broke his leg it was a season changing event for the New York Knicks. He's the Knicks starting center, their defensive anchor and he creates a lot of second chances on the offensive end by tipping the ball out to the perimeter. He's been greatly missed. His...

Jeremy Tyler Could Be Back with New York Knicks Soon
December 5th, 2013 at 1:32 PM
After breaking his foot before training camp Jeremy Tyler was cut by the Knicks. He was later acquired by the Knicks D-League affiliate and monitored closely as he rehabbed and worked his way back to health. Now Tyler is reportedly approaching full health and the ability to begin basketball activities...

New York Knicks’ Amare Stoudemire Still Has Lofty Goals
November 28th, 2013 at 8:00 AM
Most agree that Amare Stoudemire's best playing days are behind him. Some want him traded. Other's hope that he retires in the off-season. However, the New York Knicks big man has big plans for himself in the future and they include an NBA championship and the Basketball Hall of Fame. ***PHOTO1*** New...