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Category: ‘NBA Free Agency’

New York Knicks’ Iman Shumpert’s Shoulder Injury Impact
December 21st, 2014 at 7:21 AM
It sure seems like Iman Shumpert gets injured right around the time of the season where trades happen the most doesn't it? Well, he's hurt again. New York Knicks fans know very well that Shumpert truly hurt his shoulder. No one is accusing him of faking anything. That being said,...

New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony Done Talking About Chicago Bulls
December 18th, 2014 at 9:13 PM
Ever since Carmelo Anthony chose to re-sign with the New York Knicks instead of joining the Chicago Bulls all fans have heard from the media is how much Anthony loved Chicago and wanted to join the Bulls. It's been well determined that money caused Anthony to stick around with the...

New York Knicks Chemistry Challenged by Expiring Contracts
December 17th, 2014 at 9:18 PM
There's no doubt that trying to get a roster full of players that know they wont be around after the season to buy into a system, a new way of playing and to listen to a first-time head coach is a major challenge. It's one that the New York Knicks...

New York Knicks Losing Hope in Signing Free Agent Marc Gasol
December 7th, 2014 at 7:06 PM
The plan for the New York Knicks under Phil Jackson has always been to re-sign Carmelo Anthony and then build a contending team around him during the 2015 off-season and beyond. Jackson did well bringing Anthony back but has watched the team flounder this season. That being said, this is...

Former New York Knicks’ Jordan Hill Re-signed with Los Angeles Lakers Because Mike D’Antoni Didn’t
December 6th, 2014 at 8:43 AM
During Mike D'Antoni's time with the New York Knicks many things happened that could make you scratch your head. One was when the Knicks drafted Jordan Hill eighth overall. After claiming he'd be the next Amare Stoudemire, D'Antoni quickly changed his mind and started badmouthing the young big man. That...

Is ESPNs’ Jemele Hill Right About New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony?
December 5th, 2014 at 7:07 AM
Jemele Hill of ESPN is a New York Knicks hater. She's basically the definition of a Knicks hater. In continuation of her hate for the Knicks she claimed that if Carmelo Anthony re-signed with the Knicks last off-season it was because he didn't mind losing and just wanted the money....

New York Knicks’ General Manager Steve Mills Deals with Player’s Agents
December 4th, 2014 at 7:36 PM
There's been plenty of talk about Phil Jackson's ability to turn the New York Knicks franchise around. Not only did he hire a first-time head coach but he also brought the triangle offense to the organization as well. It's clear that he and Carmelo Anthony will be responsible for flirting...

Dallas Mavericks Owner Mark Cuban Speaks Poorly About New York Knicks’ Coach Derek Fisher
December 1st, 2014 at 8:59 PM
It's no secret that Mark Cuban was mad that Derek Fisher eventually joined the Oklahoma City Thunder after asking for his release from the Dallas Mavericks. Ever since then, Cuban has taken verbal jabs at Fisher through different media outlets. Now Cuban's taken his gripe to the next level by...

New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony Confirms Derrick Rose Recruited Him for Chicago Bulls
November 30th, 2014 at 11:40 PM
During the off-season Carmelo Anthony was recruited by several teams. However, the biggest competitor for the New York Knicks in trying to sign Anthony was the Chicago Bulls. Everyone knew how Tom Thibadeau wanted an offensive force like Anthony added to his roster. Everyone knew Joakim Noah tried to convince...

Houston Rockets’ Dwight Howard Recruited New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony Last Off-Season
November 26th, 2014 at 11:22 PM
This past off-season, Carmelo Anthony was one of the biggest free agent targets around the NBA. In the end, he chose to re-sign with the New York Knicks and take the nearly $30 million extra they could offer him over any other team in the league. That didn't stop Houston...

New York Knicks’ Amare Stoudemire Back to Full Health?
November 24th, 2014 at 7:13 PM
When the New York Knicks gave Amare Stoudemire a five-year deal nearly everyone felt it was too long for such a health risk. No other team in the NBA was willing to give him more than four years. The Knicks found out why after watching Stoudemire battle back from injury...

Phil Jackson Puts December Deadline on New York Knicks Growth
November 24th, 2014 at 12:13 AM
Both Phil Jackson and Derek Fisher have preached patients since taking over the New York Knicks. They knew it would take time to get everyone playing together and with the same things in mind after introducing the triangle offense. That being said, eventually the players need to either show something...

Could Orlando Magic’ Tobias Harris Sign with New York Knicks
November 4th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
It's early in the season but it's not too early to connect the dots on players who may end up in New York next off-season. It's well known that the New York Knicks will be in the market for one of the top centers in free agency. However, they'll also...

New York Knicks Must Put Full Court Press on Signing Detroit Pistons’ Greg Monroe
November 2nd, 2014 at 8:12 PM
Let's look ahead. That's an entire season to go but it's hard to ignore the fact that after this season comes the lawded 2015 NBA free agency period. That's when there's suppose to be a boatload of superstar talent available and the New York Knicks are suppose to go on...

New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony Would Have No Problem Playing with Los Angeles Lakers’ Kobe Bryant
October 29th, 2014 at 7:06 PM
It's no secret that Kobe Bryant and Carmelo Anthony are friends. That's why when they were playing pickup games during the off-season there were rumors of Anthony signing with the Los Angeles Lakers. He re-signed with the New York Knicks but says he wouldn't have any problem playing with Bryant...

New York Knicks Sign Jordan Vandenberg
October 24th, 2014 at 12:07 AM
In just a few days the New York Knicks and the rest of the NBA will need to trim their rosters down to 15 players. So why sign Jordan Vandenberg knowing he'll be let go so quickly? D-League rules have dictated this is the right move if Phil Jackson and...

Travis Wear Deserves New York Knicks Organization Contract
October 21st, 2014 at 7:07 AM
The New York Knicks simply have who they have. Without much salary cap flexibility until next summer, the Knicks roster is what it is. Phil Jackson will have to hope his team and first-year head coach Derek Fisher can do more with less. However, that doesn't mean that talent cant...

Shaquille O’Neal Claims New York Knicks Cant Win Without Second Superstar
October 19th, 2014 at 7:07 AM
Former NBA great Shaquille O'Neal knows all about playing in Phil Jackson's triangle offense and what it takes to succeed in it. He believes a team looking to win an NBA Finals with the triangle offense needs to have two superstars. ***PHOTO1*** Phil Jackson is one of the greatest basketball coaches of...

New York Knicks Keeping Shane Larkin Beyond This Season
October 18th, 2014 at 7:07 AM
Back in June, the New York Knicks acquired Shane Larkin as a throw-in during the trade that brought point guard Jose Calderon, center Samuel Dalembert and forward Wayne Ellington from the Dallas Mavericks. Many thought Larkin would be waived. Instead, he played very well during the summer and has shown...

Los Angeles Lakers not Good Enough for New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony
October 16th, 2014 at 9:27 PM
Carmelo Anthony and where he'd sign this past free agency period was one of the biggest stories of the NBA off-season. Where he'd eventually end up was a matter of opinion that varied greatly and few agreed on. Some named the Houston Rockets. Some said he'd sign with the Chicago...