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LeBron James on Return to Cavaliers Vs. Knicks: Probably One of Biggest Sporting Events of Year
October 30th, 2014 at 6:02 PM
It's been four years in the making for the city of Cleveland and LeBron James. ***PHOTO1*** Four years ago, LeBron James left town and signed with the Miami Heat and won two NBA Fianls appearances in four tries with the team. After losing their last appearance to the San Antonio Spurs, LeBron...

New York Knicks President Phil Jackson: We Weren’t Ready for Showtime Vs. Bulls
October 30th, 2014 at 2:35 PM
Phil Jackson is used to winning a lot in his career. He won six championships with the Chicago Bulls and then another five with the Los Angeles Lakers before stepping away from the bench and taking his new role as the New York Knicks president of basketball operations. ***PHOTO1*** Jackson was given...

New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony Isn’t Worried About Opening Aginst Bulls, Cavaliers
October 27th, 2014 at 10:43 AM
When the regular season starts this week for the New York Knicks, it doesn't begin any easier for them as they are given two of the top teams in the Eastern Conference in back-to-back games. ***PHOTO1*** The Knicks will open up the 2014-2015 season on Wednesday night at Madison Square Garden against...

New York Knicks Announce Preseason Schedule for 2014-2015 Season
September 2nd, 2014 at 12:22 PM
Last month, the New York Knicks had their regular season schedule announced, which will kick off against the Chicago Bulls late next month at Madison Square Garden. ***PHOTO1*** This past week, the team announced its preseason schedule and the games are as follows: October 8: at Boston Celtics October 11: at Boston Celtics October 13:...

New York Knicks to Open 2014-2015 Season at Home Vs. Bulls, Then Play at Cavaliers: Report
August 13th, 2014 at 2:45 PM
The official schedule for the entire 2014-2015 NBA season won't be announced until 6 p.m. on Wednesday night in a televised event by NBA TV and NBA.com, but some of the games have been slowly leaking out. ***PHOTO1*** According to reports trickled down through the New York Daily News, the Knicks will...

New York Knicks’ Game with Brooklyn Nets Lacking Buzz as Teams Collide for First Time on Thursday
December 5th, 2013 at 5:15 AM
***PHOTO1*** As the New York Knicks and Brooklyn Nets get set to tangle on Thursday night in Brooklyn for Big Apple bragging rights, perhaps they should name this game the “Rotten Apple,” as both teams are stinking up New York. The Knicks, as well documented here, have struggled mightily all season and...

Four Things to Watch for as New York Knicks Open Their Season Vs. Milwaukee Bucks
October 30th, 2013 at 7:23 AM
***PHOTO1*** It’s finally here. It’s opening night for the New York Knicks, as they get set to take on the Milwaukee Bucks at home in Game 1 of the 2013-14 season on Wednesday night. The Knicks are coming off a fine season, winning 54 games (their best mark in 16 years) while...

New York Knicks Set to Open Exhibition Schedule Against Boston Celtics on Wednesday Night
October 9th, 2013 at 7:12 AM
***PHOTO1*** The New York Knicks will open up the exhibition portion of their schedule on Wednesday night when they make the short trip to Boston to take on the new-look Boston Celtics. While the Knicks have added a few new pieces (Metta World Peace, Andrea Bargnani, Beno Udrih and first-round draft pick...

New York Knicks Set to Open Summer League Play
July 12th, 2013 at 2:00 AM
The New York Knicks are set to open summer league play against the New Orleans Pelicans today (4 PM ET, MSG) in Las Vegas. So, what can we expect from the group that will be representing the Knicks in Sin City? Well, just as Las Vegas is crazy and unpredictable, the Knicks...

New York Knicks May Go Smaller and Start Pablo Prigioni in Game 5
May 15th, 2013 at 7:00 PM
After New York Knicks tried to the bigger in game 4 against the Indiana Pacers, coach Mike Woodson may choose to start a smaller lineup including Pablo Prigioni.  ***PHOTO1*** The change will most likely send Kenyon Martin back to the bench. In game 4, the bigger lineup clearly did not work. Coach...

New York Knicks Contemplating Move to Bigger Lineup
May 14th, 2013 at 1:00 PM
With the New York Knicks being abused by the Indiana Pacers' bigs, is it time for the Knicks to abandon the small-ball that has gotten them to this point and go to a big lineup? If Mike Woodson is going to answer the coaching of Frank Vogel his team might have...

New York Knicks’ JR Smith is Questionable for Tonights Game
May 11th, 2013 at 1:30 PM
New York Knicks' sixth man and second leading scorer JR Smith is questionable for tonight's game 3 against the Indiana Pacers due to illness. ***PHOTO1*** JR Smith has a 102 degree fever and stayed at the team hotel opting out of the team's shootaround this morning. This according to coach Mike Woodson, he...

New York Knicks Now Face All the Pressure Boston Celtics Faced Two Games Ago
May 2nd, 2013 at 2:00 PM
New York Knicks have lost two straight games to make the series 3-2 against Boston Celtics. New York Knicks, who were up 3-0 to start the series applied pressure to Boston immediately, but after playing two games of poor basketball the pressure has switched to the Knicks as the tables...

Boston Celtics Force Game Six Against New York Knicks
May 2nd, 2013 at 8:59 AM
It looked like the New York Knicks could look forward to their next opponent after getting out to a three games to none series lead against the Boston Celtics. After winning those games by 14, 16, and 17 points it seems that success may have come too easily. The Celtics have...

New York Knicks Will Face Inspired Boston Celtics in Front of Their Inspired Home Crowd
April 25th, 2013 at 12:00 PM
New York Knicks will go into the Boston Garden tomorrow night trying to go up 3-0 against Boston Celtics who will have a crowd praying for something to cheer about behind them. After the tragic Boston bombing, a extremely tough time for all Americans but especially for those from the...

Boston Celtics Design Defense Around Stopping New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony
April 18th, 2013 at 10:30 AM
***PHOTO2*** New York Knicks' Carmelo Anthony, the soon to be NBA Scoring Champion, has a tough road ahead in these playoffs as he has to take on the tough Boston Celtics defense. But at the same time, Boston Celtics will have to attempt to slow down one of the best scorers in the...

Boston Celtics Don’t Feel Like Underdogs Against New York Knicks
April 17th, 2013 at 12:00 PM
Entering the NBA Playoffs 7 seed Boston Celtics will take on 2 seed New York Knicks. But, for Boston Celtics, the seeds do not matter. According to coach Doc Rivers, his team does not feel any different going into the series as they have in past playoffs where they were...

New York Knicks Officially are the Number 2 Seed in the Eastern Conference
April 15th, 2013 at 10:00 AM
With a 90-80 win over 3rd place Indiana Pacers (recap of game at bottom), New York Knicks officially control the 2 seed in the Eastern Conference. For New York Knicks, this is the first time as the number 2 seed since they last won the division in 1994.  ***PHOTO1*** New York Knicks,...

Chicago Bulls Trying to Beat New York Knicks and Become NBA’s Ultimate Streak Breakers
April 11th, 2013 at 7:33 PM
Earlier this season the Miami Heat did something incredible. They went on a 27-game winning streak. However, that winning streak came to an end at the hands of the Chicago Bulls about two weeks ago. Now they have their aim set on the current top winning streak, which just so...

New York Knicks Clinch First Division Title Since 1994
April 11th, 2013 at 12:00 PM
From day one of the season, New York Knicks showed the world they were a team to watch this season. Winning their first five games out of the gate, no one really knew the ceiling of this team, but expectations were high. With the veteran lineup, critics said New York...