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Former New York Knicks’ Charles Oakley not Impressed with Current NBA
March 15th, 2015 at 8:09 PM
Charles Oakley played in the last era of the NBA when men were men. When he played you earned it when you drove to the rim. Games were chippy. Players were tough. Fouls were borderline violent. Players were fundamentally sound. That's not the way it is anymore and Oakley is...

New York Knicks’ Phil Jackson Mocks His First Season Efforts as Team President
March 14th, 2015 at 10:04 PM
When James Dolan hired Phil Jackson to take over basketball operations most New York Knicks fans were equally stunned as they were joyous. After all, no one has been as successful on the NBA level as Jackson. Surely he'd be able to fix the mess called the Knicks. Well, his...

New York Knicks’ Willis Reed Once Faught Los Angeles Lakers Team by Himself
March 11th, 2015 at 12:46 PM
When modern day athletes get into fights on the court the media and fans act like it's the end of the world. None of the classic players or legends would ever have done that. They knew better than to act that way. Right? Maybe not. Video has surfaced of New...

New York Knicks’ Color Commentator Walt Frazier Makes Sexist Comment Towards Referee
March 8th, 2015 at 8:16 PM
Walt Frazier is kept on television as much for his connection to victorious times in New York Knicks history just as much, if not more, than he is for commentating skills. Frazier is old-school. He's a bit stuck in the past. That's why it may not be surprising he looks...

Former New York Knicks’ Guard Baron Davis Planning NBA Return
February 28th, 2015 at 9:32 PM
At one time, Baron Davis was one of the very best and most athletic point guards in the NBA. However, once he joined the New York Knicks he was a shell of himself. Eventually he suffered an injury that appeared to end his career.Now we're finding out that Davis might...

Former New York Knicks’ Anthony Mason Condition Stablizing
February 14th, 2015 at 8:29 PM
The last we heard, former New York Knicks' big man Anthony Mason was hospitalized after suffering a heart attack. His life was in danger after needing four surgeries to repair the damage to his heart. Despite some touch-and-go hours, Anthony Mason Jr. reports his father is now in stable condition. ***PHOTO1*** There's...

Former New York Knicks’ Tracy McGrady Happily Retired, Staying That Way
December 12th, 2014 at 6:20 PM
Former New York Knicks' Tracy McGrady previously sounded like a man interested in attempting a comeback. He even talked about how he'd fit in well playing with Kobe Bryant and the Los Angeles Lakers. However, McGrady seemingly came to his senses and will remain retired and healthy. ***PHOTO1*** Former New York Knicks'...

New York Knicks’ Phil Jackson Supports Washington Redskins’ Name Protests
December 6th, 2014 at 9:21 PM
Phil Jackson has never been a man afraid to speak his mind. He's the type to make his thoughts known, popular or not. That's why it should surprise no one that the New York Knicks president didn't mind speaking against the Washington Redskins' name. ***PHOTO1*** New York Knicks president Phil Jackson is...

Former New York Knicks’ Ernie Vandeweghe Passes Away at 86 Years Old
November 10th, 2014 at 7:36 PM
Many know former NBA star Kiki Vandeweghe. However, his father Ernie is a former member of the New York Knicks. Ernie passed away at 86 years old. ***PHOTO1*** Ernie Vandeweghe played for the New York Knicks for six seasons. In those years, he averaged 9.5 points and 4.6 rebounds in 224 regular...

Former New York Knicks’ Assistant Coaching Prospect Bill Cartwright to Coach Mexican National Team
September 27th, 2014 at 10:06 PM
Former New York Knicks, Chicago Bulls and Seattle SuperSonics' center Bill Cartwright was always considered a top prospect to join Derek Fisher's staff and help Phil Jackson install the triangle offense in New York. While that hasn't happened, he's taking his coaching knowledge elsewhere. Cartwright will be coaching the Mexican...

Kurt Thomas Discusses New York Knicks Leadership Void
September 23rd, 2014 at 8:02 PM
Former New York Knicks' big man Kurt Thomas hasn't officially retired but he's remained silent since playing his last NBA game on March 18, 2013, against the Utah Jazz. He says the absence of veteran leaders caused irreparably damaged the Knicks last season. ***PHOTO1*** The New York Knicks went from 54 wins...

New York Knicks’ Owner James Dolan’s Ice Bucket Challenge
September 13th, 2014 at 3:41 PM
Incase you've been living under a rock, the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge has taken the world by storm and raised an enormous amount of money for the charity. Everyone from kids, to adults, to celebrities and more have accepted their challenge and named friends and family to follow in their...

New York Knicks’ Phil Jackson Buys Manhattan Apartment
August 20th, 2014 at 7:07 AM
There's been a lot of talk about Phil Jackson spending most of his time on the west coast despite re-building the New York Knicks as an organization. However, his time may be split between coasts more than most think. Jackson bought an apartment in Manhattan for nearly $5 million. ***PHOTO1*** Work may...

Former New York Knicks’ Tracy McGrady Retires from Baseball Career
July 17th, 2014 at 9:15 PM
It wasn't long ago that Knicks 101 reported that former New York Knicks' Tracy McGrady announced his decision to attempt a second professional sports career. McGrady, who reportedly was able to throw in the 90's, was trying to make his way into Major League Baseball as a starting pitcher. Now McGrady's...

Jeff Van Gundy Hoping Phil Jackson Calls About New York Knicks Coaching Position
May 19th, 2014 at 8:49 PM
Jeff Van Gundy's tenure with the New York Knicks ended with him quitting. That's a fact he both can't escape and that some fans will never forgive him for. However, he also had the most successful tenure as a Knicks coach outside of Red Holzman. Many have wished for his...

Ex-New York Knick Larry Johnson Hints at All-Black Basketball League Amid Racist Comments from L.A. Clippers Owner Donald Sterling
April 29th, 2014 at 11:42 PM
***PHOTO1*** When audio tapes of bile, racist remarks—attributed to those of the now-banned Los Angeles Clippers’ owner Donald Sterling—were released to the public, there was inevitably and justifiably outrage across the country. Reactions spread like wildfire over social media and everyone who had an opinion, let their feelings be known quickly and...

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...

New York Knicks Hall of Famer Tom Gola Dies at 81
February 2nd, 2014 at 8:00 AM
It's easy for newer generations to forget about those who played before their lifetime. After all, they're just old guys right? Well, yes, Tom Gola was old. He lived to the ripe old age of 81. However, throughout his Hall of Fame playing days he was a La Salle hero,...

Former New York Knicks’ Tracy McGrady Eyeing Baseball Career
February 1st, 2014 at 3:49 PM
Tracy McGrady was only on the New York Knicks for a short amount of time. However, his presence alone brought a lot of excitement to Madison Square Garden. Even as a shell of himself McGrady was always box office material. And healthy, he might have been one of the best all-time...

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...