Category: ‘Forwards’

Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony Looking Forward to Working with Jeff Hornacek, Using up Tempo Offense
May 22nd, 2016 at 8:28 PM
Carmelo Anthony decided he wasn't going to use his opt out clause this summer to facilitate a trade out of town from the New York Knicks, but he also didn't want the team to hire Kurt Rambis as the team's next head coach either after his rather disappointing tenure as...

Byron Scott: Lakers Came Really Close to Drafting Kristaps Porzingis Before Knicks
May 20th, 2016 at 6:31 PM
Heading into the 2015 NBA Draft, speculation rose on who would the New York Knicks draft, as they had the fourth overall pick and had to wait and see who the Minnesota Timberwolves, Los Angeles Lakers and Philadelphia 76ers drafted. ***PHOTO1*** The speculation was that the Knicks wanted Karl-Anthony Towns or Jahlil...

Carmelo Anthony a Big Fan of Jeff Hornacek Hiring as New York Knicks Head Coach: Report
May 20th, 2016 at 9:49 AM
During the offseason, Carmelo Anthony wanted Phil Jackson to conduct an open search for the New York Knicks head coaching job, which was code for "don't just hand the job to Kurt Rambis." ***PHOTO1*** At first, Anthony wanted the Knicks to hire Tom Thibodeau, but he ended up getting hired to take...

New York Knicks’ Kristaps Porzingis Named to NBA’s 2016 1st Team All-Rookie Team
May 19th, 2016 at 5:01 PM
Kristaps Porzingis had an excellent rookie season with the New York Knicks and it netted him as the runner up for the 2015-2016 NBA Rookie of the Year Award; Karl-Anthony Towns of the Minnesota Timberwolves unanimously won the award. ***PHOTO1*** On Thursday, Porzingis, along with Towns, was named to the NBA's All-Rookie...

Kristaps Porzingis Finishes Second in NBA Rookie of the Year Voting, Karl-Anthony Towns Won
May 16th, 2016 at 1:02 PM
In his rookie season, Kristaps Porzingis clearly showed why he is the future of the New York Knicks and how they got it right when they took him with the number four pick in the 2015 NBA Draft. ***PHOTO1*** His rookie season, in which, he averaged 14.3 points, 7.3 rebounds and 1.9...