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New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony Has Sore Left Knee
November 19th, 2014 at 11:45 AM
It's no secret that the New York Knicks are off to a terrible start. It's no secret that the Knicks could be headed towards a lottery pick in the 2015 NBA Draft. However, the fact that Carmelo Anthony has been playing with an aggravated left knee has been kept a...

Was Metta World Peace Too Honest for New York Knicks?
November 15th, 2014 at 12:47 PM
Metta World Peace is old school. He's tough. He's not afraid to mix it up with others. Not even his teammates. It's that honesty and willingness to stand up to his roster-mates that has World Peace playing in China instead of New York with the Knicks. ***PHOTO1*** Lets be honest, there's plenty...

Trey Burke’s Game-Winning Shot Sinks Knicks to 7th Straight Loss; Jazz Win 102-100
November 14th, 2014 at 11:44 PM
The New York Knicks were seconds away from getting the game into overtime and ending their six-game losing streak on Friday night at Madison Square Garden. ***PHOTO1*** Trey Burke had other plans for the Knicks, as his baseline jumper as time expired sent the Knicks to their seventh straight defeat and lifted...

Magic Hold Off Late Rally, Send Knicks to 6th Straight Loss in 97-95 Victory
November 12th, 2014 at 11:01 PM
Heading into Wednesday night's home game against the Orlando Magic as losers of five straight, the New York Knicks really could have used a win at Madison Square Garden, especially since it had been 10 days since they were on the winning side of a game. ***PHOTO1*** Instead, it was Orlando who...

Orlando Magic’s Tobias Harris Could Have Eyes for New York Knicks in 2015
November 12th, 2014 at 5:20 PM
On Wednesday night, the New York Knicks will look to snap their five-game losing streak when the Orlando Magic come into town to play the struggling Knicks at Madison Square Garden. ***PHOTO1*** One of Orlando's top players, Tobias Harris, a native New Yorker who will have about 100 members of his family...

Former New York Knicks’ Wayne Ellington’s Father Shot Dead
November 11th, 2014 at 8:21 PM
Wayne Ellington was only on the New York Knicks for a brief amount of time. In fact, he was never able to suit up in the orange and blue. instead he found his way to the west coast where he joined the Los Angeles Lakers. However, Sunday tragedy struck as...

New York Knicks Lose 5th Straight Game, Get Dropped at Home by Atlanta Hawks 91-85
November 11th, 2014 at 9:48 AM
Things are quickly starting to look bad for the New York Knicks. Losers of four straight games, they were hoping to get things turned around at home on Monday night against the Atlanta Hawks. ***PHOTO1*** Instead, the Knicks lost a seven-point lead in the first half and never recovered as the...

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’ 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...

New York Knicks’ J.R. Smith: I Got Suspended on My Reputation; Groin Shot Wasn’t Intentional
November 7th, 2014 at 4:59 PM
This past week, New York Knicks guard J.R. Smith was suspended one game for his groin shot on Tuesday night to Washington Wizards Glen Rice Jr. in a 98-83 loss for the Knicks at Madison Square Garden. ***PHOTO1*** Smith sat out of Wednesday night's 98-95 loss for the Knicks against the Detroit...

New York Knicks’ J.R. Smith Suspended 1 Game for Groin Hit to Wizards’ Glen Rice
November 5th, 2014 at 5:20 PM
The NBA decided on Wednesday that the groin shot delievered to Washington Wizards' Glen Rice Jr., intentional or not, was enough to keep J.R. Smith off the court for at least one night. ***VIDEO1*** Just hours before the New York Knicks are set to take on the Detroit Pistons at the Palace...

Amar’e Stoudemire Enjoying Healthy, Successful Start to 2014-2015 Season with Knicks
November 5th, 2014 at 9:27 AM
Ever since he came to New York City in 2010 and looked like the dominating player that caused terror with the Phoenix Suns, Amar'e Stoudemire has been a shell of what he once was while with the New York Knicks, but most of that has been due to injuries. ***PHOTO1*** After playing...

New York Knicks’ J.R. Smith Could Get Punished for Groin Hit on Wizards’ Glen Rice
November 5th, 2014 at 8:37 AM
Last year, J.R. Smith's on-court antics with un-tying players shoelaces got him fined by the league. His latest incident could also cost him in the wallet and in playing time. ***PHOTO1*** During the New York Knicks 98-83 loss to the Washington Wizards on Tuesday night at Madison Square Garden, J.R. Smith went...

Paul Pierce, John Wall Lead Washington Wizards to 98-83 Win Over New York Knicks
November 5th, 2014 at 1:30 AM
Paul Pierce might be at the end of his career, but every now and then, he shows everyone why he's a future Hall of Famer with a big game. ***PHOTO1*** On Tuesday night in Madison Square Garden, the long-time former Boston Celtics guard showed the crowd just that, as his 17 points...

NBA to Experiment with Coaching Challenges with D-League
November 4th, 2014 at 10:14 PM
The expansion of instant replay in sports has become more and more popular. One of the parts of that process that fans have seen come to life in recent years is the ability for coaches to challenge calls they think may have been ruled incorrectly. However, there aren't coaching challenges...

NBA Trade Rumors: New York Knicks, Indiana Pacers Have Discussed J.R. Smith, Chris Copeland Trade
November 4th, 2014 at 2:23 PM
In part of Phil Jackson's attempt to re-shape, re-tool and re-look the New York Knicks roster, the Knicks president has talked to another team about dealing one of the veteran players on the roster. ***PHOTO1*** Marc Berman of the New York Post reported on Tuesday that the Knicks and Indiana Pacers have...

Could Orlando Magic’ Tobias Harris Sign with New York Knicks
November 4th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
It's early in the season but it's not too early to connect the dots on players who may end up in New York next off-season. It's well known that the New York Knicks will be in the market for one of the top centers in free agency. However, they'll also...

Carmelo Anthony’s 28 Points Leads New York Knicks to 96-93 Win Over Charlotte Hornets
November 2nd, 2014 at 10:56 PM
The New York Knicks brought the momentum of their shocking upset victory over LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers this past week back into Madison Square Garden on Sunday night when the Charlotte Hornets came into town. ***PHOTO1*** The Hornets gave the Knicks everything they could handle, but in the end, the...

New York Knicks Must Put Full Court Press on Signing Detroit Pistons’ Greg Monroe
November 2nd, 2014 at 8:12 PM
Let's look ahead. That's an entire season to go but it's hard to ignore the fact that after this season comes the lawded 2015 NBA free agency period. That's when there's suppose to be a boatload of superstar talent available and the New York Knicks are suppose to go on...

Cleveland Cavaliers’ LeBron James on Poor Outing Vs. Knicks: My Entire Rhythm was Off
October 31st, 2014 at 12:36 PM
It was supposed to be the return of the prodigal son to Cleveland on Thursday night when LeBron James returned to the Cleveland Cavaliers and played his first game in a Cavaliers uniform since 2010. ***PHOTO1*** Most thought the Cavaliers would blow the New York Knicks right out of the water and...