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Brooklyn Nets Fan Carried Out of Madison Square Garden Dies
December 16th, 2014 at 9:52 PM
It wasn't long ago that the story broke about a one-legged Brooklyn Nets fan being carried out of Madison Square Garden by security. That fan, Jeffrey Vanchiro, known by the name Jeffrey Gamblero passed away on December 14. His fiancee claims Jeffrey was emotionally disturbed following the incident at the...

New York Knicks Security Carries One-legged Brooklyn Nets Fan Out
December 7th, 2014 at 12:08 PM
It wouldn't surprise anyone if things got ugly during a New York Knicks, Brooklyn Nets game. After all, both teams are pretty bad and there's a major rivalry throughout the city between them. However, seeing a one-legged fan carried out by security may have dropped the ugliness to a new...

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...

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...

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...

Former New York Knicks’ Center Jerome Jordan Signs with Brooklyn Nets
September 11th, 2014 at 10:06 PM
Jerome Jordan is a 7'0", 253 pound center from Kingston, Jamaica. The big man was drafted and then traded to the New York Knicks but has spent most of his professional career overseas and in the NBA D-League. Now he's signed a contract to join the training camp of the...

New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony Called Rapper Jay Z Crazy
September 4th, 2014 at 7:49 PM
It wasn't overly long ago that Jay Z recorded "Crazy In Love" with Beyonce. It was even more recent that Beyonce's sister Solange went crazy on Jay Z in an elevator. However, New York Knicks' Carmelo Anthony thought Jay Z was most crazy for wanting to start Roc Nation Sports. ***PHOTO1*** The...

NBA All-Star Break Extended, Starting with New York
August 14th, 2014 at 7:07 AM
The inevitable has happened! The NBA is extending the All-Star break in all it's splendor. Quite frankly, this is a money-grab. However, it's a smart one. One that will work and will be popular around the globe. It will also be good for the New York area since the New...

Derek Fisher to Accept New York Knicks Coaching Job
June 9th, 2014 at 7:16 PM
The wait is over. Derek Fisher is ready to accept the New York Knicks' head coaching job. Reports are circulating that Phil Jackson is about to sign his primary target for the Knicks coaching job. Fisher will be the man to install Jackson's triangle offense and replace Mike Woodson in...

Former Voice of New York Knicks Got in Ear of Steve Kerr
May 18th, 2014 at 12:44 AM
Marv Albert was the voice of the New York Knicks for what seemed like forever. The fact that he can now be heard calling Brooklyn Nets games is sickening to most loyal Knicks fans. Firing Albert was just another of many terrible decisions from Knicks owner James Dolan. That's why...

Steve Kerr Wants Huge Contract to Coach New York Knicks
May 11th, 2014 at 8:36 AM
There's no hiding the fact that Phil Jackson wants to sign Steve Kerr as the next head coach of the New York Knicks. Knowing that, and knowing how wealthy James Dolan is, Kerr is asking a premium in order to take on the job. Is Kerr worth the Knicks shelling...

New York Knicks Get Much Needed Win Over Brooklyn Nets; 5 Key Takeaways
December 6th, 2013 at 6:49 AM
***PHOTO1*** The New York Knicks finally ended their nine-game losing streak by throttling the Brooklyn Nets, 113-83, on Thursday night. In a quest to not be the worst team in New York after both teams stunk up the city with their underperforming play, the Knicks came out ahead with perhaps their most...

New York Knicks’ Game with Brooklyn Nets Lacking Buzz as Teams Collide for First Time on Thursday
December 5th, 2013 at 5:15 AM
***PHOTO1*** As the New York Knicks and Brooklyn Nets get set to tangle on Thursday night in Brooklyn for Big Apple bragging rights, perhaps they should name this game the “Rotten Apple,” as both teams are stinking up New York. The Knicks, as well documented here, have struggled mightily all season and...

NBA Jersey to Feature Nicknames Instead of Last Names
September 26th, 2013 at 11:24 AM
The NBA has always tried to stay ahead of the curve and set trends. However, their newest idea may have taken it too far. The NBA is discussing the use of uniforms featuring players nicknames on the back instead of their last names. ***PHOTO1*** While most fans like the fact teams have...

Beno Udrih Believes New York Knicks Can Make the Finals
September 6th, 2013 at 10:51 AM
Fans seeing the New York Knicks wait and wait and wait for a certain free agent isn't anything new. However, seeing those patients actually pay off is new for New Yorkers. That's why Beno Udrih is probably the biggest surprise acquisition of the off-season for the Knicks in free agency....

More Talk Between New York Knicks and Brooklyn Nets’ Players Linger
September 4th, 2013 at 5:36 AM
***PHOTO1*** Trash talk among New York Knicks and Brooklyn Nets’ players is the gift that keeps on giving. In a war of words that seemingly will never end, J.R. Smith and the Nets’ Reggie Evans are the latest to throw their two cents into the mix. The flamboyant and cocky Smith has recently...

New York Knicks-Brooklyn Nets Tension Resulted in Sit Down with David Stern?
August 29th, 2013 at 8:29 AM
***PHOTO1*** In truly a bizarre series of events, NBA Commissioner David Stern reportedly had a sit-down chat with New York Knicks owner James Dolan and Brooklyn Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov this past year about the rising tensions between the two city teams. Stern essentially said 'chill out'! Come again? From Fred Kerber of the...

Spike Lee on Brooklyn Nets’ Aspirations: “Paul Pierce is Talking Crazy”
August 24th, 2013 at 11:15 PM
The Brooklyn Nets have undergone a major facelift this offseason, and Paul Pierce is well aware of it. He and his new teammates in Brooklyn will look to make a name for themselves in the Eastern Conference after making the playoffs in 2012-13. ***PHOTO1*** Pierce recently told ESPN New York that "I...

Trash Talking Igniting New York Knicks-Brooklyn Nets Rivalry
August 21st, 2013 at 12:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** If you haven’t heard, in the last week or so, several members of the Brooklyn Nets and the New York Knicks having been talking in great lengths as to who owns the city of New York and how much they dislike the other team. Paul Pierce, from the Daily News via...