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2014 New York Knicks Free Agency Outlook: Chris Douglas-Roberts
July 24th, 2014 at 12:07 AM
While looking around free agency for shooting guards or small forwards who could be signed for the veteran's minimum and fit the mold of what the New York Knicks need one may come across Chris Douglas-Roberts. Just last season Douglas-Roberts was signed by the Knicks and brought to training camp....

New York Knicks Cut Shannon Brown
July 23rd, 2014 at 6:30 PM
When the New York Knicks signed Shannon Brown last season it was clear that he was brought in because he was inexpensive, athletic, could fill a role and because the franchise was already planning on transitioning towards the triangle offense which he had experience in. Now Brown's run with the...

2014 New York Knicks Free Agency Outlook: Dahntay Jones
July 22nd, 2014 at 9:30 PM
After using the mini mid-level exception to sign big man Jason Smith the New York Knicks only have minimum contracts to make roster additions in free agency. Needless to say, the Knicks are bargain shopping. That brings them to Carmelo Anthony's friend, Dahntay Jones. They're giving him a workout to see if he might fit...

New York Knicks Trading One of Their Guards?
July 20th, 2014 at 10:28 PM
The New York Knicks are starting to finalize their roster but at it stands right now they have a need for a backup small forward and seven guards. As a result, the Knicks and Phil Jackson are actively looking to trade one of their guards. Who will it be? ***PHOTO1*** The New...

2014 New York Knicks Free Agency Outlook: Francisco Garcia
July 19th, 2014 at 6:00 AM
After signing big man Jason Smith with their mini mid-level exception, the New York Knicks will only be able to make further roster additions using minimum contracts. Knicks 101 has already reported that Metta World Peace would like to return to the Knicks now that Derek Fisher and Phil Jackson...

Former New York Knicks’ Tracy McGrady Retires from Baseball Career
July 17th, 2014 at 9:15 PM
It wasn't long ago that Knicks 101 reported that former New York Knicks' Tracy McGrady announced his decision to attempt a second professional sports career. McGrady, who reportedly was able to throw in the 90's, was trying to make his way into Major League Baseball as a starting pitcher. Now McGrady's...

Popular New York Knicks Target Steve Blake Signs with Portland Trail Blazers
July 10th, 2014 at 6:20 PM
Veteran point guard Steve Blake was thought to be a sure target for the New York Knicks. After all, he's well versed in the triangle offense and wouldn't break the bank. However, things changed once the Knicks pulled of a trade with the Dallas Mavericks to land Jose Calderon. ***PHOTO1*** After Phil...

New York Knicks’ Thanasis Antetokounmpo Bound for Europe
July 9th, 2014 at 8:52 PM
Thanasis Antetokounmpo was drafted by the New York Knicks with the number 51 pick in the 2014 NBA Draft. He's scheduled to play on the Knicks’ summer league team. However, the Knicks are plan on sending Antetokounmpo to Europe next season. ***PHOTO1*** Thanasis Antetokounmpo spent last season playing in the NBA’s D-League. He impressed the New York...

2014 New York Knicks Free Agency Outlook: Sasha Vujacic
July 8th, 2014 at 6:00 AM
While looking into the free agent market this off-season the New York Knicks need to both look for players who would fit their budget and the triangle offense. For now, the most they can offer is the mini mid-level exception to any free agent not named Carmelo Anthony. That means...

Does Shane Larkin’s Future Include New York Knicks?
July 3rd, 2014 at 7:00 AM
There were plenty of rumors about Shane Larkin since the New York Knicks acquired the young point guard from the Dallas Mavericks. After a disappointing rookie season due to a bad ankle injury suffered prior to Summer League last off-season, his value is in question. Should he still be looked at...

2014 New York Knicks Free Agency Outlook: Trevor Ariza
June 30th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
This off-season the New York Knicks will mainly be working with the veteran's minimum to add talent to their roster. However, they'll also have their mid-level exception to work with. The value will be determined when we know if Carmelo Anthony re-signs with the Knicks or not. Regardless, could New...

2014 New York Knicks Free Agency Outlook: Gilbert Arenas
June 29th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Entering this off-season Phil Jackson and the New York Knicks don't have a lot of money to work with. That means they have to get creative to add talent to their roster. Could that creativity lead them to giving Gilbert Arenas a chance to resurrect his career? ***PHOTO1*** At one time Gilbert...

New York Knicks’ Raymond Felton Gets Community Service for Gun Case
June 23rd, 2014 at 5:36 PM
During his exit interview with Phil Jackson, Raymond Felton was informed that the New York Knicks would look to trade him this off-season. After a horrible season Felton then went through a bad break up with his wife where she turned in his fire arms and he ended up in...

New York Knicks Contract Decisions Approaching
June 22nd, 2014 at 9:43 AM
Most New York Knicks fans are focused on Carmelo Anthony and his deadline to opt-out of his contract. However, Phil Jackson has other decisions to make and they need to be made soon. Will the Knicks decide to keep Shannon Brown, Lamar Odom and Jeremy Tyler around for next season? ***PHOTO1*** Everyone knows...

New York Knicks’ JR Smith Starting for Now On?
June 10th, 2014 at 10:36 PM
J.R. Smith was a starter as a rookie. Since then he's made a living coming off the bench. He's thrived. He even won the NBA Sixth Man of the Year award in 2013. However, he was named a starter last season and would prefer to remain a starter from now...

New York Knicks Should Re-sign Toure Murry
May 28th, 2014 at 11:10 PM
There's a few things the New York Knicks have lacked for years. One is solid point guard play and another is strong defensive play. Toure Murry is a young converted shooting guard playing point guard. He's still raw but he has a lot of tools to work with and is...

New York Knicks’ Tim Hardaway Jr Makes NBA All-Rookie First Team
May 22nd, 2014 at 11:23 PM
When the New York Knicks drafted Tim Hardaway Jr. with the 24th pick of the 2013 NBA Draft fans were excited. However, there were also questions about how buried on the draft chart he'd be. As it turns out, Hardaway Jr. had plenty of playing time and proved to be a...

New York Knicks Making Statement in Quest for Last Playoff Spot
April 4th, 2014 at 5:03 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde New York Knicks made an emphatic statement on Wednesday night against their crosstown rivals, the Brooklyn Nets, crushing them 110-81 while keeping their playoff hopes alive. The Knicks are currently on a three-game winning streak (also winning 12 out of their last 15) and it...

New York Knicks’ President Phil Jackson Believes in Iman Shumpert
March 26th, 2014 at 10:43 PM
Iman Shumpert has been a fan favorite since being drafted by the New York Knicks. However, he's found himself in the dog house with Mike Woodson and James Dolan and been a victim of trade rumors. He'll likely enjoy hearing that new team president Phil Jackson is a fan of...

Former New York Knicks’ Beno Udrih Claimed by Memphis Grizzlies
February 27th, 2014 at 6:00 AM
For those of you who claimed there was no interest in Beno Udrih it's time to change your tune. Despite the fact that the New York Knicks front office was unable to trade Udrih there are still teams interested in his services. The Memphis Grizzlies have claimed Udrih off waivers and...