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New York Knicks’ Fans Upset After Big Win Over Atlanta Hawks
April 14th, 2015 at 12:01 PM
The New York Knicks celebrated a rare victory over the Eastern Conference leading Atlanta Hawks on Monday evening. Meanwhile, Knicks fans across the globe groaned at the team possibly jeopardizing their position at the top of the draft. ***PHOTO1*** Head coach Derek Fisher acknowledged fans right to be disappointed but disagreed with...

Former New York Knicks President Donnie Walsh Has Advice for Phil Jackson
April 10th, 2015 at 9:01 AM
The New York Knicks are not strangers to having rebuild a roster from scratch. Former president and general manager Donnie Walsh has a word of warning for current president Phil Jackson as he prepares for free agency in the coming months. ***PHOTO1*** “That’s one of the most misunderstood things in the NBA,...

New York Knicks Draft Watch; Rookie Success Versus Long-term Projection
April 6th, 2015 at 5:27 PM
There's been plenty of talk about who the New York Knicks should take if they end up with the number one pick in the 2015 NBA Draft. Most of it has focused around Jahlil Okafor and Karl-Anthony Towns. Besides system fit, one of the factors that comes into play when...

New York Knicks Aiming for Youth This Summer
April 2nd, 2015 at 10:38 PM
This off-season the New York Knicks will look to add skilled players to their roster. They'll be looking for players who can compliment Carmelo Anthony and fit the triangle offense. However, their top goal will be adding youth to their roster. ***PHOTO1*** You may have seen that the New York Post reported...

New York Knicks Getting Back to Basics with Pick-And-Roll
March 25th, 2015 at 3:43 PM
Phil Jackson wasn't a big believer in the pick-and-roll. He believes in the triangle offense and sticks to it. However, Derek Fisher has used both philosophies since becoming the New York Knicks head coach. He's using the pick-and-roll nearly twice as much as Jackson did while coaching the Los Angeles...

New York Knicks Took Page Out of San Antonio Spurs’ Book
March 20th, 2015 at 4:01 PM
The move was subtle. It went largely unnoticed and didn't get much attention from the strongest of supporters or critics. However, when the New York Knicks traded for the 57th pick of the 2014 NBA Draft in order to select Louis Labeyrie of France, they pulled a page out of...

New York Knicks’ Phil Jackson Believes Triangle Offense Will Sell Free Agents on Big Apple
March 17th, 2015 at 7:07 AM
The New York Knicks are looking to rebuild the team through free agency. Phil Jackson will have to sell players on coming to the Big Apple. He believes free agents will be sold on playing in the triangle offense. ***PHOTO1*** Some have said that the triangle offense is outdated. Former New York...

New York Knicks Open to Trading 2015 NBA Draft First-round Pick
March 15th, 2015 at 6:19 PM
The New York Knicks are horrible and they are destined to have a lottery pick selection in the next draft. While that isn't all that uncommon, the Knicks actually owning their pick is. However, Phil Jackson is open to trading New York's first-round pick. ***PHOTO1*** In a twist of fate, the New...

New York Knicks’ Phil Jackson Mocks His First Season Efforts as Team President
March 14th, 2015 at 10:04 PM
When James Dolan hired Phil Jackson to take over basketball operations most New York Knicks fans were equally stunned as they were joyous. After all, no one has been as successful on the NBA level as Jackson. Surely he'd be able to fix the mess called the Knicks. Well, his...

New York Knicks Should Add Brian Shaw to Their Equation
March 3rd, 2015 at 8:08 PM
The Denver Nuggets have fired Phil Jackson favorite Brian Shaw. While Jackson isn't expected to replace Derek Fisher it would be a wise move if the New York Knicks were able to add Shaw to their coaching staff. ***PHOTO1*** As soon as Phil Jackson re-joined the New York Knicks organization one of...

New York Knicks’ Phil Jackson Scouting Potential 2015 NBA Draft First-Round Pick OSU’s D’Angelo Russell
March 1st, 2015 at 5:31 PM
Many NBA fans, personnel and reporters have criticized Phil Jackson for his level of commitment to the New York Knicks as their president. He's openly stated his intent not to scout very much or travel with the team to road games. However, he will make it a point to scout...

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...