Category: ‘Players’

New York Knicks Forward Carmelo Anthony’s Leadership Shines Through
October 2nd, 2015 at 4:33 PM
The New York Knicks have spent the last several seasons trying to build a team around Carmelo Anthony. Anthony, originally from Brooklyn, was originally drafted by Denver with the third pick in the 2003 NBA Draft. He became unhappy in Denver and wanted out, so they made a deal with...

Kristaps Porzingis Held Out of Friday Morning Training Camp Session
October 2nd, 2015 at 3:35 PM
***PHOTO1*** During Wednesday night's session of training camp, New York Knicks' first-round draft pick Kristaps Porzingis tweaked his IT band. He was held out of practice on Thursday, but expected to participate this morning. Head coach Derek Fisher had other plans though, holding the 7'3 Latvian out of practice this morning....

Derek Fisher Revises Expectations for New York Knicks’ Season
October 1st, 2015 at 12:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** After the New York Knicks started training camp on Tuesday this week, head coach Derek Fisher would not put any expectations. He merely said that he needed more time with his players, to figure out where people play the best and how they will gel as a team. Carmelo Anthony...

Derek Fisher Expects Robin Lopez to Touch the Ball More Often This Season
October 1st, 2015 at 7:03 AM
***PHOTO1*** New York Knicks head coach Derek Fisher told reporters on Wednesday that he expects defensive-minded center Robin Lopez to "touch the ball more often that he is used to" this season. From Rotoworld: The Knicks aren't exactly teeming with offensive weapons, so Lopez should see more looks on offense than he did...

Carmelo Anthony Sees a Difference in Head Coach Derek Fisher
September 30th, 2015 at 5:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** New York Knicks star veteran forward Carmelo Anthony sees a difference in head coach Derek Fisher. He noticed it at the first practice of training camp on Tuesday at West Point Academy. "Yeah, he's one year older when it comes to experience," Anthony said. "Last year, it was an experience for...