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Craig Sager Making TNT Return Tonight
March 5th, 2015 at 4:46 PM
Leukemia reared it's ugly head and legendary sideline reporter Craig Sager cut it off. Sager, known for wearing suits only rivaled by New York Knicks' broadcaster Clyde Frazier, is making his long-awaited return to TNT after an 11-month battle with leukemia. He's schedule to return tonight in his home town...

New York Knicks Should Add Brian Shaw to Their Equation
March 3rd, 2015 at 8:08 PM
The Denver Nuggets have fired Phil Jackson favorite Brian Shaw. While Jackson isn't expected to replace Derek Fisher it would be a wise move if the New York Knicks were able to add Shaw to their coaching staff. ***PHOTO1*** As soon as Phil Jackson re-joined the New York Knicks organization one of...

New York Knicks’ Top Free Agent Target Greg Monroe Could Remain with Detroit Pistons
March 2nd, 2015 at 7:25 PM
Greg Monroe is one of the youngest and best free agents in the 2015 class. He's also widely expected to leave the Detroit Pistons. The New York Knicks are expected to be one of his top suitors. However, with their resurgence re-signing with the Pistons has become a real possibility. ***PHOTO1*** No...

Chicago Bulls’ Jimmy Butler Eyeing New York Knicks
March 2nd, 2015 at 7:21 AM
During the upcoming 2015 NBA free agency period Jimmy Butler of the Chicago Bulls will be a restricted free agent. That means the Bulls will have the chance to match any offer Butler is able to get on the market. That being said, the Bulls are pretty well tapped out...

New York Knicks’ Phil Jackson Scouting Potential 2015 NBA Draft First-Round Pick OSU’s D’Angelo Russell
March 1st, 2015 at 5:31 PM
Many NBA fans, personnel and reporters have criticized Phil Jackson for his level of commitment to the New York Knicks as their president. He's openly stated his intent not to scout very much or travel with the team to road games. However, he will make it a point to scout...

First African-American NBA Player, Earl Lloyd, Dead at 86
February 28th, 2015 at 10:30 PM
Everyone has had someone clear the way for them either in life, in the way they live or in their profession. When it comes to African-American athletes breaking the barrier most think of Jackie Robinson. However, the first African-American NBA player went by the name of Earl Lloyd. Lloyd died...

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...

Shane Battier Describes New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony as Predictable
February 28th, 2015 at 8:36 PM
Today basketball players have no fundamentals. Most are offensively oriented and that's it. As a result of all these one-way players the NBA has become filled with specialists. Some players are passers, some are shooters, some are rebounders and others are defenders. New York Knicks' Carmelo Anthony is a scorer....

New York Knicks Legend Anthony Mason Dead at Age 48
February 28th, 2015 at 9:11 AM
Anthony Mason was everything the New York Knicks are suppose to represent. He's a guy who had to scrape and crawl his way to an NBA career and went on to be a success. He was tough, as tough as they come. During the 90's, he represented New York as...

Could Derek Fisher’s Relationship with Reggie Jackson Land New York Knicks the Young Point Guard?
February 28th, 2015 at 12:29 AM
Most know that Reggie Jackson use to play for the Oklahoma City Thunder. They also know that Derek Fisher also played for the Thunder. However, most are unaware that Fisher mentored Jackson during their time as teammates. Jackson is now with the Detroit Pistons. Could his relationship with Fisher cause...

Jose Calderon’s New York Knicks Career Over?
February 27th, 2015 at 11:47 PM
When the New York Knicks landed Jose Calderon for a complacent Tyson Chandler and the terrible contract of Raymond Felton they thought they had a steal. After all, the skilled shooter should be able to take his Euro skills and thrive in the Knicks triangle offense. Instead, things haven't worked...

New York Knicks Must Pounce on Tom Thibodeau When He’s Available
February 27th, 2015 at 11:12 PM
Right now the Chicago Bulls are trying to sell the public on the idea that Derrick Rose's knee injury is minor and that he'll recover from surgery in 4-6 weeks. However, at this point any injury to his knees can't be considered minor. They have way too much wear and...

Thanasis Antetokounmpo Joining New York Knicks Soon?
February 16th, 2015 at 10:56 PM
After buying Amare Stoudemire out of his contract the New York Knicks now have an open roster spot. Thanasis Antetokounmpo has been waiting his turn to join the Knicks roster. Is the team ready to call the young defensive forward up to the NBA ranks? ***PHOTO1*** The rebuild is now officially underway...

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...

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...

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...

How Much Can New York Knicks Save with Amare Stoudemire Buyout?
February 12th, 2015 at 9:10 PM
There has been plenty of speculation about the future of New York Knicks' Amare Stoudemire. Will the Knicks trade him? Will he negotiate a buyout and sign elsewhere? Will he play out the year with the team and hit free agency in the off-season? With Stoudemire's representatives pushing for a...

Former New York Knicks’ Stephon Marbury Frank About Depression
February 12th, 2015 at 5:39 PM
Before Amare Stoudemire was suppose to be the-guy in New York there was a point guard in town that was the star attraction. Before Carmelo Anthony suited up for the New York Knicks there was a different shoe-selling baller calling Madison Square Garden home. Stephon Marbury was suppose to lead...

Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony Very Likely Done, to Shut It Down After 2015 All Star Game
February 12th, 2015 at 4:47 PM
When Carmelo Anthony re-aggravated his already injured knee in Monday night's game against the Miami Heat, the speculation started to run rampant about the All Star forward and whether or not he will play the rest of the season and more specifically, if he will play in the 2015 All...