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Iman Shumpert Believes He’ll Play for Knicks in Preseason Opener Vs. Celtics Despite Sore Hamstring
October 7th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
The good news: Iman Shumpert's knees are fine unlike last year. The bad news: a new injury has flared up for the New York Knicks young guard. ***PHOTO1*** Shumpert has apparently been dealing with a sore hamstring, something that started up the second day of training camp, as Derek Fisher revealed during...

Former Warriors’ Jordan Crawford Signs in China; New York Knicks were Once Interested
September 18th, 2014 at 11:53 AM
Two months ago, there was major interest from several teams in former Golden State Warriors guard Jordan Crawford -- one of which was from the New York Knicks. ***PHOTO1*** With Crawford as an unrestricted free agent, the team wasn't going to bring him back, but they were open to a sign-and-trade with...

New York Knicks Eyeing Jordan Crawford?
August 20th, 2014 at 1:27 PM
There have ben plenty of rumors about the New York Knicks and guards this off-season. In fact, there's even been direct rumors about the Knicks showing interest in Jordan Crawford. However, at this point in the off-season most believed that the Knicks roster was set. Apparently, that might not be...

Longtime NBA Referee Dick Bavetta Retiring
July 31st, 2014 at 6:06 PM
When it comes to referees, umpires and officials most are fairly nameless. The ones who are known are either recognized because they are perceived as cool or because fans thing they are bad at their jobs. Over the years, Dick Bavetta has been both. Some, even within the NBA, believe...

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...

Boston Celtics’ Legend Larry Bird Beat New York Knicks’ J.R. Smith to Shoelace Stunt
January 15th, 2014 at 12:05 PM
There is a lot of negativity surrounding New York Knicks' J.R. Smith right now. In fact, this is the first day Smith is eligible to be traded. Some rumors have him heading back to the Denver Nuggets for Andre Miller. Others, like Marc Berman of the New York Post, say...

New York Knicks Give Better Effort Against Boston Celtics This Time but Fall Once Again, Losing 90-86; Six Initial Observations
December 14th, 2013 at 1:41 AM
***PHOTO1*** While it wasn’t the train wreck it was last Sunday, the New York Knicks once again lost to the Boston Celtics this week, falling 90-86 on Friday night. After getting down early in the first half, the Knicks took command in the second half, only to tumble in the game’s final...

New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony Recruiting Boston Celtics’ Rajon Rondo
December 6th, 2013 at 9:18 PM
Recently there's been reports that Carmelo Anthony had grown tired of the Knicks struggles and would move on to another opportunity in the off-season. Anthony then denied those claims and recommended not believing what was said unless it was him speaking. Now Anthony's high school coach is claiming Anthony is...

New York Knicks’ Iman Shumpert Had Secret Knee Surgery
November 18th, 2013 at 4:30 PM
Remember how mad fans were when they found out Amare Stoudemire had an unreported surgical procedure on his knee during the off-season? Well, that may have become more of the norm around the New York Knicks franchise than most would like to acknowledge. Reports have now surfaced that Iman Shumpert...

A Look Inside the Box Scores: New York Knicks-Toronto Raptors/New York Knicks-Boston Celtics
October 13th, 2013 at 12:49 AM
***PHOTO1*** The New York Knicks fell in their second exhibition game of the preseason, losing to the Raptors in Toronto by a score of 100-91 on Friday night. They followed that up by losing in a rout to the Boston Celtics in New Hampshire, 111-81 on Saturday night. Obviously, Knicks' fans should...

Five Key Takeaways in New York Knicks 103-102 Preseason Victory Over Boston Celtics
October 10th, 2013 at 6:45 AM
***PHOTO1*** While it wasn’t easy to see a 23 point lead evaporate in the final minutes of the game, the New York Knicks did what they had to do in their 103-102 victory over the Boston Celtics in Providence on Wednesday night. The Knicks got contributions across the board, as many players...

New York Knicks Set to Open Exhibition Schedule Against Boston Celtics on Wednesday Night
October 9th, 2013 at 7:12 AM
***PHOTO1*** The New York Knicks will open up the exhibition portion of their schedule on Wednesday night when they make the short trip to Boston to take on the new-look Boston Celtics. While the Knicks have added a few new pieces (Metta World Peace, Andrea Bargnani, Beno Udrih and first-round draft pick...

New York Knicks in Need of More Melo?
September 1st, 2013 at 8:00 AM
The New York Knicks have pretty much established their roster. All but the final roster spot has been filled. That leaves the question, who will fill the Knicks 15th roster spot? Most believe it will be a center to give them more depth behind Tyson Chandler. The popular thought is...

New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony Expected Team to Pursue Boston Celtics’ Rajon Rondo
July 9th, 2013 at 12:02 PM
There was a lot of fall out from the blockbuster trade between the Brooklyn Nets and Boston Celtics that sent Kevin Garnett, Paul Pierce and Jason Terry out of Bean Town. Not only did it shift a lot of playing talent to Brooklyn, it gave Boston a lot of future picks,...

Will the New York Knicks Try to Sign Sebastian Telfair?
July 3rd, 2013 at 8:00 AM
Sebastian Telfair is a point guard from Brooklyn. He'd likely love to return to New York if he's given the chance. With the Nets in Brooklyn, he could have the opportunity to play for his hometown team. However, the New York Knicks have a bigger need at point guard. Could Telfair be...

Could the New York Knicks Acquire Rajon Rondo from the Boston Celtics?
June 28th, 2013 at 7:13 PM
Rumors floated about on Friday that the New York Knicks and the Boston Celtics could be trading partners for point guard Rajon Rondo, though neither team nor their respective beat writers have issued any insight into a potential deal. ***PHOTO1*** Regardless, such a trade would shake up the Eastern Conference in a...

New York Knicks Free Agency: Nate Robinson Reunion Would Be Smart Move
June 21st, 2013 at 2:56 PM
***PHOTO1*** The New York Knicks have a need to fill at backup point guard, and former Knick Nate Robinson would be the best free agent fit for the position. The Knicks would not have the need for Robinson had Jason Kidd not retired, but the team will have to move on...

Would New York Knicks Fans Accept Paul Pierce in Blue and Orange?
May 31st, 2013 at 12:00 PM
Throughout the years Paul Pierce has done nothing but step on the throat of the New York Knicks and their fans. It's always been assumed that the ten time NBA All-Star would retire with the Boston Celtics and watch his number 34 raised to the rafters. However, now rumors have...

New York Knicks Invite Former Knick Jerome Jordan to Summer League
May 29th, 2013 at 1:13 PM
In the NBA, if you're a seven footer you're basically a walking ATM machine. Skilled big men are so rare that teams are almost forced to take chances on players even when they've failed elsewhere. Think about it, Kwame Brown is still playing. Former New York Knicks rookie Jerome Jordan...

New York Knicks’ J.R. Smith to Have Knee Drained
May 23rd, 2013 at 11:06 AM
On the heels of the news that Carmelo Anthony played through a torn labrum and could require shoulder surgery, the New York Knicks have released more good news. As it turns out, he wasn't the only Knicks player attempting to perform despite being injured. J.R. Smith struggled in the playoffs,...