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Thanasis Antetokounmpo Joining New York Knicks Soon?
February 16th, 2015 at 10:56 PM
After buying Amare Stoudemire out of his contract the New York Knicks now have an open roster spot. Thanasis Antetokounmpo has been waiting his turn to join the Knicks roster. Is the team ready to call the young defensive forward up to the NBA ranks? ***PHOTO1*** The rebuild is now officially underway...

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...

Fans Create ‘Knicks 4 Sale’ Website Calling for James Dolan to Sell New York Knicks
February 10th, 2015 at 11:19 AM
A few months ago, four fans of the New York Jets came up with the website "Fire John Idzik" and got enough donations in which they were able to put a massive billboard in Northern New Jersey to call for the firing of New York Jets general manager John Idzik....

New York Knicks’ Cleanthony Early Joins D-League’s Westchester Knicks
January 30th, 2015 at 6:17 PM
The rest of this season for the New York Knicks is all about developing their younger players and teaching the players who will be here next season how to play in the triangle offense. With development in mind the Knicks made a roster change today. They didn't sign a free...

New York Knicks Secure Langston Galloway Through 2015-16 Season
January 27th, 2015 at 5:29 PM
His two 10-day contracts were up so Langston Galloway and the New York Knicks needed to make a decision. They had mutual interest in continuing their relationship but were both hoping to include next season in their plans together. There were a few bumps along the way but where there's...

Charles Barkley Calls New York Knicks Triangle Offense ‘stupid’
January 19th, 2015 at 3:18 PM
The biggest problem with using the triangle offense isn't the system itself. It's not having the players fit to play in that system that has led to the New York Knicks having such a terrible season. In fact, Hall of Fame player Charles Barkley believes the Knicks are 'stupid' to...

Could New York Knicks Re-Sign Amare Stoudemire?
January 14th, 2015 at 4:08 PM
The possibility of Amare Stoudemire continuing his career with the New York Knicks beyond his current contract is not a new concept for Knicks 101. After all, this isn't the first time the topic has been broached here. With the team not looking to trade him and the front office...

New York Knicks Sign Recently Waived Lou Amundson, Lance Thomas
January 10th, 2015 at 9:09 PM
The New York Knicks have made two roster additions. After trading for and waiving Lou Amundson and Lance Thomas the Knicks have now signed both veterans to 10-day contracts. ***PHOTO1*** Some New York Knicks fans will question why the team decided to waive Lou Amundson and Lance Thomas if they were going...

New York Knicks Made Three-Team Trade for ‘style’ Change
January 6th, 2015 at 7:18 PM
Yesterday the New York Knicks were one of three teams involved in a trade that allowed them to clear more salary going into the off-season. While it's a move that won’t do anything to improve the team this season it could go a long way to improving the team moving...

Knicks Trade Iman Shumpert, J.R. Smith to Cavaliers in Three-Team Deal with Thunder
January 5th, 2015 at 9:07 PM
UPDATE (9:36 p.m.): Reggie Jackson will not be a part of the trade to the Knicks. However, the Knicks will get a future first round pick from Oklahoma City and a 2019 second round pick from Cleveland in the trade. The Knicks will also get Lance Thomas, Alex Kirk and Lou Amundsen,...

Utah Jazz Release Former New York Knicks’ Toure Murry
January 5th, 2015 at 8:24 PM
Many New York Knicks fans wanted Toure Murry on the team with season. Despite limited play last season he impressed when given his opportunities. However, he was able to get a deal with the Utah Jazz instead. Unfortunately, it didn't work out for him in Utah and Murry has been...

Samuel Dalembert’s Days with New York Knicks Numbered
January 5th, 2015 at 7:24 PM
As speculated by Knicks 101 yesterday, Samuel Dalembert may be either traded or released to create a roster spot for a young player such as Langston Galloway. While the veteran big man hasn't had very much success with the New York Knicks this season there's little doubt that he could...

New York Knicks Need More Young Guns
January 4th, 2015 at 9:24 AM
The time is quickly approaching that the New York Knicks need to stop worrying about this season and start planning solely for the future. That might mean shutting Carmelo Anthony down for the rest of the season and either trading veterans or just cutting bait with them to make room...

New York Knicks’ Phil Jackson Christmas Says 2015 Will Be Better than 2014
December 26th, 2014 at 9:12 AM
It's pretty clear by now that the 2014 New York Knicks are a bad basketball team. To say that next season's Knicks team will be improved from the the current product on the court isn't that lofty of a statement. However, Phil Jackson promises a team that not only plays...

How Should New York Knicks Rebuild Next Off-season?
December 23rd, 2014 at 7:07 AM
The New York Knicks are in the midst of a terrible season. It's hard to watch. It could be labeled a forgettable season if it weren't for the nightmares the team has given its fan base. With a superstar intact, how should the Knicks rebuild in the off-season? ***PHOTO1*** Before talking about...

New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony, Tim Hardaway Jr. Squash Beef
December 11th, 2014 at 8:48 PM
As reported, New York Knicks' Carmelo Anthony and Tim Hardaway Jr. had an altercation. After exchanging words on the court they later argued in the locker room. However, they now claim they've come to an understanding. ***PHOTO1*** The New York Knicks are off to a historically poor start. As a result, the...

New York Knicks Losing Hope in Signing Free Agent Marc Gasol
December 7th, 2014 at 7:06 PM
The plan for the New York Knicks under Phil Jackson has always been to re-sign Carmelo Anthony and then build a contending team around him during the 2015 off-season and beyond. Jackson did well bringing Anthony back but has watched the team flounder this season. That being said, this is...

New York Knicks’ Phil Jackson Supports Washington Redskins’ Name Protests
December 6th, 2014 at 9:21 PM
Phil Jackson has never been a man afraid to speak his mind. He's the type to make his thoughts known, popular or not. That's why it should surprise no one that the New York Knicks president didn't mind speaking against the Washington Redskins' name. ***PHOTO1*** New York Knicks president Phil Jackson is...

New York Knicks’ General Manager Steve Mills Deals with Player’s Agents
December 4th, 2014 at 7:36 PM
There's been plenty of talk about Phil Jackson's ability to turn the New York Knicks franchise around. Not only did he hire a first-time head coach but he also brought the triangle offense to the organization as well. It's clear that he and Carmelo Anthony will be responsible for flirting...

New York Knicks’ Amare Stoudemire Back to Full Health?
November 24th, 2014 at 7:13 PM
When the New York Knicks gave Amare Stoudemire a five-year deal nearly everyone felt it was too long for such a health risk. No other team in the NBA was willing to give him more than four years. The Knicks found out why after watching Stoudemire battle back from injury...