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Former New York Knicks’ Forward Wayne Ellington Released by Sacramento Kings
September 1st, 2014 at 11:05 PM
Calling Wayne Ellington a former New York Knicks' forward is both true and misleading. It's true because technically he was a member of the Knicks. However, it's misleading because he was traded here and then traded again within the same off-season. Therefor, never playing a game in a Knicks uniform....

Could Jason Terry Trade Answer New York Knicks’ Backup Small Forward Need?
August 31st, 2014 at 9:40 PM
Jason Terry is a veteran with a lot of success off the bench in the past for the Dallas Mavericks. However, it's now become a common theme amongst NBA fans to believe Terry's a bit washed up. The Sacramento Kings might agree and that probably helped convince them to trade...

2014 New York Knicks Free Agency Outlook: David Andersen
August 30th, 2014 at 6:02 PM
At this point most NBA rosters are fairly set. However, they all have one or two roster spots they could switch players in and out of if it improves the team. One player who remains unsigned and could make a significant addition to a roster is veteran David Andersen. ***PHOTO1*** The New...

New York Knicks’ Iman Shumpert Excited Over Triangle Offense
August 27th, 2014 at 7:10 PM
New York Knicks fans tend to be very opinionated about Iman Shumpert. Some still believe he'll be a star. Other's believe he's an overrated flop. Most will agree that he's a good defender. However, everyone knows this shortcomings are on the offensive end. That's why he's excited to show what...

Former New York Knicks’ Forward Shawne Williams Signs with Miami Heat
August 24th, 2014 at 1:12 PM
The Miami Heat gave Michael Beasley a second chance last offseason. They signed the former number two selection to a veteran’s minimum contract. However, it appears Pat Riley and the Heat are done with Beasley. While there's still a chance Miami re-signs him, all signs point towards Beasley playing elsewhere...

Carmelo Anthony ‘Was Close’ to Leaving New York Knicks in Free Agency; Happy He Stayed
August 22nd, 2014 at 1:07 PM
Carmelo Anthony had two seriously strong offers in free agency aside from the one he got from his team, the New York Knicks. ***PHOTO1*** The Los Angeles Lakers had a four-year, $96 million offer on the table and the Chicago Bulls also had reported offer out there for Anthony too and...

New York Knicks’ Thanasis Antetokounmpo Signs with Westchester Knicks
August 21st, 2014 at 6:59 PM
There's been a lot of speculation on the future of New York Knicks second round pick Thanasis Antetokounmpo. Some had him making the Knicks roster. Other's had him joining a team overseas. Some had him accepting the Knicks offer and becoming a free agent because of the Knicks lack of...

Carmelo Anthony Guarantees New York Knicks Will Absolutely Make the Playoffs in 2014-2015 Season
August 19th, 2014 at 5:47 PM
In the 2013-2014 season, the New York Knicks finished 37-45 and missed the playoffs for the firs time since the 2009-2010 season; ultimately costing Mike Woodson his job as team's head coach. ***PHOTO1*** That lead to Phil Jackson coming in to take over as the Knicks team president, the hiring of long-time...

Jim Boeheim Felt Chicago Bulls were Better Fit for Carmelo Anthony Over New York Knicks
August 19th, 2014 at 2:50 PM
Before Carmelo Anthony re-signed with the New York Knicks last month, the team who possessed possibly the greatest challenge to pry him away from New York was the Chicago Bulls; maybe even more so than the Los Angeles Lakers, who offered him a contract. ***PHOTO1*** Yet it took Anthony getting a five-year,...

New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony Isn’t Expecting NBA Championship in 2014-2015 Season
August 13th, 2014 at 1:40 AM
There's been a lot of change for the New York Knicks ever since the 2013-2014 season ended. ***PHOTO1*** Phil Jackson came in, took over as the president of basketball operations and hired his former Los Angeles Lakers point guard Derek Fisher to be his new head coach and made a lot of changes...

Should Greg Monroe Be New York Knicks Number One 2015 Free Agent Target?
August 12th, 2014 at 8:04 PM
For the last few years many New York Knicks fans have looked past the teams performances with an eye on the 2015 free agent class. The Knicks are expected to have plenty of roster space and cap room next off-season. However, with many of the projected free agents re-signing with...

New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony Looks Slimmed Down in Latest Instagram Photo
August 11th, 2014 at 6:08 PM
Carmelo Anthony said that when he re-signed his five-year, $124 million deal with the New York Knicks, his heart was with the city of New York and wanted to bring a winning team to Madison Square Garden. ***PHOTO1*** Thus far, Anthony is really showing the team and the fans of the Knicks...

Former New York Knicks’ Forward Al Harrington China Bound
August 10th, 2014 at 7:54 PM
Interestingly enough, many of the big name American players to take their talents to the Chinese Basketball Association were either New York Knicks before they went or upon their return. Stephon Marbury, Tracy McGrady, Wilson Chandler, J.R. Smith, Kenyon Martin and now Metta World Peace.....oops, The Pandas Friend. Well now...

New York Knicks Leaving Second Round Pick Thanasis Antetokounmpo Unsigned
August 8th, 2014 at 7:36 PM
Thanasis Antetokounmpo is a second round pick of the New York Knicks. Many were excited when the Knicks took him, partially because of his brother's success in the NBA and because of Thanasis' performance in the NBA D-League. However, all along the Knicks have said they intended on stashing him in Europe...

Former New York Knicks’ Forward Metta World Peace Changing His Name, Again
August 7th, 2014 at 7:32 PM
When the New York Knicks signed Metta World Peace many hoped he's change his name back to Ron Artest. He didn't, and the marriage between he and the Knicks ended early. However, now a member of the Chinese Basketball Association, World Peace intends to change his name yet again. ***PHOTO1*** As a...

New York Knicks Sign Rookie Cleanthony Early
August 7th, 2014 at 6:55 PM
When the New York Knicks selected Cleanthony Early with the 34th pick of the 2014 NBA Draft most called him a steal. However, the team still had to sign him. They did, and now we're starting to understand the details of the deal and his likely role with the team. ***PHOTO1*** Did the...

New York Knicks, Sacramento Kings Complete Four Player Trade
August 6th, 2014 at 10:55 PM
Since hired, Phil Jackson has made one good move after another. Today he completed another trade. Some will love this move because they'll watch YouTube and see some highlights. However, in Knicks 101's opinion, this was a move better off not being made. ***PHOTO1*** The New York Knicks today said goodbye to veteran...

2014 New York Knicks Free Agency Outlook: Stephen Jackson
July 31st, 2014 at 8:00 PM
At this point in free agency teams are looking for bargains. The New York Knicks are definitely in that boat because they only have the minimum left to offer free agents. In looking for a reserve small forward to backup Carmelo Anthony the Knicks need to look around for the...

Former New York Knicks Forward Metta World Peace to Play in China
July 30th, 2014 at 7:57 PM
Before signing with the New York Knicks last off-season Metta World Peace was choosing between the Knicks, Los Angeles Clippers and playing in China with Yao Ming's team. He ended up signing with the Knicks and we all know how that ended. After not receiving any solid offers this off-season to...

2014 New York Knicks Free Agency Outlook: Michael Beasley
July 29th, 2014 at 8:35 PM
The New York Knicks continue their search for a backup small forward to play behind Carmelo Anthony. However, at this point in free agency the choices are just about as limited as the Knicks contract options. Who could the Knicks sign for the veteran's minimum? How about giving Michael Beasley...