Category: ‘Knicks Front Office’

New York Knicks Finalize 3-Year, $15 Million Deal with Jeff Hornacek; Introductory Press Conference on Friday
June 2nd, 2016 at 7:59 AM
The ink is finally dry on the contract, as Jeff Hornacek will be tabbed to become the next head coach of the New York Knicks. ***PHOTO1*** The deal for the 53-year-old, a three-year deal worth $5 million annually, thus making it a three-year, $15 million deal, multiple sources have confirmed. The Knicks will...

Jeanie Buss: Phil Jackson Isn’t Leaving New York Knicks for Los Angeles Lakers Anytime Soon
June 1st, 2016 at 12:34 PM
Over the course of this past season, the speculation has been rampant on if Phil Jackson will exercise his opt-out clause next offseason and leave his post as the team president of the New York Knicks to rejoin his old team in the Los Angeles Lakers and take a job...

New York Knicks Have About $10 Million in Salary Cap Room Heading into Offseason
May 28th, 2016 at 12:44 PM
It's going to be an interesting offseason for the New York Knicks, as it's the third season under the Phil Jackson regime and the third summer in which he'll try to turn around a team that hasn't been to the playoffs in almost three years. ***PHOTO1*** The Knicks will have a new...

Kurt Rambis Caught Off Guard by Knicks Hiring of Jeff Hornacek; Future Uncertain with Team
May 20th, 2016 at 12:52 PM
Ever since the end of the regular season, it seemed like a foregone conclusion that Kurt Rambis would go from interim head coach to permanent head coach with the New York Knicks. ***PHOTO1*** Phil Jackson pushed for Rambis to become the team's next head coach, but was met with resistance from owner...

Knicks Inform Other Candidates of Decision to Choose Jeff Hornacek as Next Head Coach: Report
May 19th, 2016 at 9:17 AM
The New York Knicks head coaching search was down to four candidates, but after Wednesday night's meeting in New York City, it appears that the coaching search is down to one. ***PHOTO1*** Steve Popper of the Bergen Record has reported that the Knicks have informed the other candidates who interviewed for the...