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New York Knicks’ Phil Jackson Believes Andrea Bargnani Has Triangle Offense Value
July 19th, 2014 at 11:00 AM
Most New York Knicks fans know that Phil Jackson has tried to trade Andrea Bargnani this off-season. However, despite his large contract and poor injury history, Bargnani could be a very good fit in the triangle offense. Jackson believes that if he can't trade Bargnani he could be a valuable part of the...

Could New York Knicks Sign Terrence Jennings?
July 15th, 2014 at 9:48 PM
Last year there were a few stand-out players on the Summer League squad. The three main players to impress were Toure Murry, Jeremy Tyler and Terrence Jennings. Both Murry and Tyler made the Knicks final roster. Jennings joined the Knicks' D-League affiliate the Erie BayHawks. With the Knicks in the market...

New York Knicks Waive Lamar Odom, Re-Sign Cole Aldrich
July 11th, 2014 at 11:42 PM
Well that little experiment didn't last long. Lamar Odom was once a very skilled basketball player. It wasn't long ago that he was the Sixth Man of the Year. However, reality television took its tole on Odom and instead of concentrating on basketball he cheated on his wife, get divorced...

New York Knicks’ Amare Stoudemire Plans to Reclaim All-Star Status
July 2nd, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Amare Stoudemire has always been an extremely hard worker. The only true knock on him has been his inability, through no fault of his own, to stay healthy. After a resurgent season with the New York Knicks he now is working on reclaiming his status as an NBA All-Star. ***PHOTO1*** Since entering...

2014 New York Knicks Free Agency Outlook: Jordan Hill
June 17th, 2014 at 5:28 PM
Knowing that the New York Knicks will be limited with the funds they have to spend this off-season many are looking at players that are available with experience under Phil Jackson, in the triangle offense or former Knicks and Lakers. Jordan Hill has played for both New York and Los...

2014 New York Knicks Free Agency Outlook: Andrew Bynum
June 16th, 2014 at 9:34 PM
Once upon a time, Andrew Bynum was a dominant force in the NBA playing under Phil Jackson. Fast forward a few years and Bynum's been on three teams following his time with the Los Angeles Lakers and is widely looked at as an injured malcontent. That being said, if anyone...

Amare Stoudemire Opts-In with New York Knicks
June 15th, 2014 at 9:57 PM
In what can be described as the most obvious move of the off-season, Amare Stoudemire has declined his option to opt-out of his New York Knicks contract and will stay with the team through next season. ***PHOTO1*** There was no way Amare Stoudemire wasn't going to take the final paycheck owed to...

New York Knicks Shopping Tyson Chandler This Off-Season?
June 14th, 2014 at 12:27 AM
Experts are quick to point out that the New York Knicks are strapped cap-wise this off-season. The Knicks are over the salary cap and therefor will only have the veteran's minimum and a mid-level exception worth $3.287 million per year at their disposal. However, the Knicks do have expiring contracts they...

New York Knicks’ Tyson Chandler Trade Target for Dallas Mavericks
May 6th, 2014 at 10:09 PM
Many have speculated over the fate of Carmelo Anthony this off-season. Will he remain with the New York Knicks? Will he go to the Houston Rockets or Chicago Bulls? What about the Los Angeles Lakers? Some have even come up with the crazy idea of him joining the Miami Heat....

New York Knicks Making Statement in Quest for Last Playoff Spot
April 4th, 2014 at 5:03 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde New York Knicks made an emphatic statement on Wednesday night against their crosstown rivals, the Brooklyn Nets, crushing them 110-81 while keeping their playoff hopes alive. The Knicks are currently on a three-game winning streak (also winning 12 out of their last 15) and it...

Bill Cartwright Believes in Phil Jackson’s Vision for New York Knicks
March 24th, 2014 at 11:12 AM
Since taking the job to become the newest president of basketball relations for the New York Knicks, Phil Jackson has had plenty of people from his and the Knicks past applauding the union. Former Knicks big man and assistant coach under Jackson for the Chicago Bulls, Bill Cartwright believes Jackson's...

Houston Rockets’ Dwight Howard Offers New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony Free Agent Advise
March 4th, 2014 at 10:26 PM
Dwight Howard has a tumultuous path that led to him joining the Houston Rockets. Many thought he'd be with the Orlando Magic his entire career. Then when he was traded to the Los Angeles Lakers there was just no way he'd walk away from that storied franchise with a legacy of having...

New York Knicks Trading for Houston Rockets’ Omer Asik, Jeremy Lin?
February 13th, 2014 at 12:42 PM
Two years ago Jeremy Lin was a rising star on the New York Knicks. He then signed a free agent contract with the Houston Rockets, where he became the starting point guard and later moved to the sixth man position. Omer Asik was the starting center when Lin arrived in Houston. However, Asik was displaced by the signing...

New York Knicks Should Trade Tyson Chandler
February 10th, 2014 at 1:20 AM
When the New York Knicks used the Amnesty Clause on Chauncey Billups in order to clear cap room for the Tyson Chandler signing it was felt that the Knicks may have put the best frontcourt in the NBA together. Who was going to stop the combination of Chandler, Amare Stoudemire...

New York Knicks Tried to Sign Andrew Bynum
February 8th, 2014 at 9:35 PM
By now you've heard the news that Andrew Bynum has become a member of the Indiana Pacers. Some were for the New York Knicks trying to sign him, but others had their reservations. It's fairly easy to make an argument either for or against adding Bynum to an NBA roster....

Former New York Knicks Big Man Jared Jeffries Has His Own Fishing Show
February 1st, 2014 at 12:10 AM
Jared Jeffries had two different stints with the New York Knicks during his NBA career. After his playing days were over he joined the Denver Nuggets front office as a scout. Now the former-player-turned-executive will now become a reality star after landing a fishing show on the Outdoor Network. ***PHOTO1*** It shouldn't surprise...

New York Knicks Assign Their Youngsters to D-League Affiliate Erie BayHawks
January 30th, 2014 at 10:56 AM
Before everyone goes into a panic. Believe it or not, when the New York Knicks assigned their three young prospects to the Erie BayHawks on Wednesday it was a good thing. However, that didn't reduce the shock of the news that Toure Murry, Cole Aldrich and Jeremy Tyler had been sent...

New York Knicks Could Have Acquired Portland Trail Blazers’ LaMarcus Aldridge
January 26th, 2014 at 9:45 PM
The New York Knicks have made plenty of questionable decisions during their history. A lot of questionable decisions. However, lately the team seems to have made some kind of pact with CAA. If that's a good or bad decision still remains to be seen but it certainly should help them...

New York Knicks Receive More Bad News as Andrea Bargnani is Out Indefinitely with Torn Ligament in Elbow
January 23rd, 2014 at 6:57 PM
***PHOTO1*** As if the New York Knicks current five-game losing streak wasn’t bad enough, word came out today that forward Andrea Bargnani is out indefinitely with a torn ligament in his left elbow. With depth on the frontcourt already paper thin, Bargnani’s absence could sink the Knicks even further into oblivion. From...

New York Knicks Showing Interest in Ivan Johnson
January 23rd, 2014 at 2:28 PM
To say that the New York Knicks are a soap opera this season would be a vast understatement. They've dealt with the drama of their best player possibly leaving after the season, their sixth man becoming a team cancer and their coach going from leading a 54 win team to...