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Future Portland Trail Blazers’ Free Agent LaMarcus Aldridge Loves New York
February 16th, 2015 at 10:21 PM
Whenever stars come to Madison Square Garden to play they talk about how New York is the Mecca of basketball and how they love playing on this stage. Those comments become even more exciting for fans when those stars are impending free agents. When they're All-Stars and the game is...

Knicks’ Andrea Bargnani a Buyout Candidate If not Dealt Before Trade Deadline: Report
February 13th, 2015 at 12:54 PM
When you hear about a buyout regarding the New York Knicks, Amar'e Stoudemire is the name that is most talked about, especially since he's expected to be bought out of the final year in his $99.7 million deal and his $23.4 million salary for 2014-2015. ***PHOTO1*** But it looks like Stoudemire might...

Amar’e Stoudemire’s Representatives Pushing for Buyout with New York Knicks: Report
February 13th, 2015 at 11:00 AM
Amar'e Stoudemire has always said he will be a New Yorker at heart, but his time with the New York Knicks appears to be at the end. ***PHOTO1*** Howard Beck of Bleacher Report has reported that the Knicks veteran forward/center is looking for a buyout from the Knicks, which could happen during...

Andrea Bargnani Available to Play for New York Knicks on Monday Vs. Miami Heat
February 9th, 2015 at 12:36 PM
With two games remaining until the All Star break, the New York Knicks are going to get back one of their top players on Monday night; possibly in time to put him on the trade block. ***PHOTO1*** Andrea Bargnani, who has been out for 49 of the 51 games for the Knicks...

NBA Rumors: Dallas Mavericks Considered Favorites for Amar’e Stoudemire If Buyout Happens
February 7th, 2015 at 3:18 PM
Right now there are rumors flying around about Amar'e Stoudemire's future and what the New York Knicks could and should do with him. With a buy out one of the possibilities for the power forward, the Dallas Mavericks have emerged as the front-runner for his services. ***PHOTO1*** As we know, New York...

Amar’e Stoudemire Considering Buyout of Contract with Knicks, Will Use All Star Break to Decide
February 6th, 2015 at 8:48 AM
In his final season under contract with the New York Knicks, Amar'e Stoudemire has given extreme thought to his future with the team and if he wants to remain in New York City or play elsewhere. ***PHOTO1*** Stoudemire, who was the one player in the summer of 2010 who decided playing for...

New York Knicks Sign Lou Amundson for Remainder of 2014-15 Season
January 29th, 2015 at 4:19 PM
Thus far, the New York Knicks have liked what they have gotten from their 10-day contract guys and have rewarded them for their tough and hard play, as they see the court more frequently and have also been given guaranteed contracts. ***PHOTO1*** Langston Galloway has played well enough to guarantee himself a...

New York Knicks Need to Tank for the Trio
January 26th, 2015 at 8:40 PM
There has been lots of talk about the New York Knicks tanking. Fans want them to have the worst record so they can have the best chance at landing the number one overall pick in the 2015 NBA Draft. However, their focus shouldn't just be on landing Duke big man...

New York Knicks, Los Angeles Lakers Biggest Competitors for Greg Monroe
January 15th, 2015 at 9:40 PM
Greg Monroe is going to be one of the top targets Phil Jackson and the New York Knicks look to sign in the off-season. If they can land Marc Gasol that would be ideal but after him Monroe is the next top center on the market. However, there will be...

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...

Will New York Knicks Lose Out on Greg Monroe to Detroit Pistons?
January 8th, 2015 at 11:07 PM
It's no secret that Greg Monroe didn't want to return to the Detroit Pistons this season. In fact, he was willing to sign a one-year deal to have the chance to pick where he'd be playing next season. However, with the Pistons under new management and heading in a new...

New York Knicks Waive Samuel Dalembert on Monday; Could Be Traded: Report
January 5th, 2015 at 10:04 PM
On Monday night, the big news was that the New York Knicks were trading Iman Shumpert and J.R. Smith to the Cleveland Cavaliers in a three-team deal involving the Oklahoma City Thunder, a move that helps get them major cap space. ***PHOTO1*** The Knicks also decided to make another move for the...

Samuel Dalembert’s Days with New York Knicks Numbered
January 5th, 2015 at 7:24 PM
As speculated by Knicks 101 yesterday, Samuel Dalembert may be either traded or released to create a roster spot for a young player such as Langston Galloway. While the veteran big man hasn't had very much success with the New York Knicks this season there's little doubt that he could...

New York Knicks’ Andrea Bargnani Made Season Debut Without Setback
January 2nd, 2015 at 6:03 PM
The New York Knicks have five wins and are battling the Philadelphia 76ers for the No. 1 pick in the NBA draft lottery. What better way to solidify that position than by adding one of the most over paid players in the entire league to your active list? It's time...

New York Knicks’ Samuel Dalemebert Avoids Suspension, Fined $15,000 for Elbow Vs. Raptors
December 22nd, 2014 at 1:31 PM
Both the New York Knicks and center Samuel Dalemebert got some good news on Monday when the NBA decided not to suspend the Knicks center for the Flagrant 2 elbow shot delivered on Sunday to Toronto Raptors' Jonas Valanciunas. ***PHOTO1*** However, Dalembert's pockets and wallet will be a little lighter (and not...

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...

Tyson Chandler Sick of Being New York Knicks Scapegoat
November 28th, 2014 at 11:01 PM
The biggest roster move of the off-season was when Phil Jackson decided to trade Tyson Chandler and Raymond Felton to the Dallas Mavericks. Not only did it allow the New York Knicks to rid themselves of Felton's contract but it also brought Jose Calderon to town as a replacement and...

Andrea Bargnani Injures Calf During Practice, Won’t Return for Knicks on Saturday Vs. 76ers
November 22nd, 2014 at 1:24 PM
The New York Knicks were counting on two of their more important players returning to the court on Saturday night against the Philadelphia 76ers in Jose Calderon and Andrea Bargnani. ***PHOTO1*** While Calderon still looks like he will be a go for Saturday night against the winless Philadelphia team, Bargnani however, has...

Former New York Knicks’ Jeremy Tyler in Domestic Dispute
November 8th, 2014 at 4:04 AM
Former New York Knicks' big man Jeremy Tyler is headed overseas. After asking for his release from the Los Angeles Lakers he is headed to China to play for a more lucrative contract. However, it's his life at home that's making headlines. Tyler obtained a restraining order against Sukey Rowan. ***PHOTO1*** Sukey...