Category: ‘Former Knicks’

NBA Rumors: Isiah Thomas Could Become Next Knicks President If Phil Jackson Leaves for Lakers
February 9th, 2016 at 6:10 PM
We all know New York Knicks owner James Dolan has a very close relationship with Isiah Thomas going back from when he was in New York and even though Thomas hasn't been a part of the organization for several years, the two remain close. ***PHOTO1*** Apparently, close enough to the point where...

New York Knicks Rookie Gets Advice from Former Knicks Draft Pick Danilo Gallinari
February 9th, 2016 at 7:55 AM
The New York Knicks drafted Danilo Gallinari with the sixth overall pick in the 2008 NBA Draft. Gallinari now plays for the Denver Nuggets, and has some advice for Knick rookie Kristaps Porzingis on the day after the two met on the court at Madison Square Garden. ***PHOTO1*** Shortly after Gallinari was...

Phil Jackson Won’t Consider Returning to Coaching for New York Knicks After Firing of Derek Fisher
February 8th, 2016 at 2:57 PM
It's been about five years since Phil Jackson last coached a game in the NBA and people have wondered if the 11-time NBA Champion head coach and current president of the New York Knicks would ever return to the bench and coach the team while he's under contract to the...

Former Bulls Head Coach Tom Thibodeau “Really Wants” New York Knicks Head Coaching Job: Report
February 8th, 2016 at 11:57 AM
On Monday, the news came down that the New York Knicks have officially fired Derek Fisher as the head coach just short of two years on the job and finished with a 40-96 record. ***PHOTO1*** His firing comes after a five-game losing streak and a 101-96 loss at Madison Square Garden to...

Former New York Knicks Guard J.R. Smith not Charged in Choking Incident
January 23rd, 2016 at 4:55 PM
Former New York Knicks guard J.R. Smith was accused of choking a teen when he visited New York with as a member of the Cleveland Cavaliers in November. The Daily News reports that Smith will not be charged in connection with this claim. ***PHOTO1*** Justin Brown, 19, said that Smith attacked him...