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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...

New York Knicks and Brooklyn Nets to Share 2015 NBA All-Star Game
August 14th, 2013 at 1:21 PM
It's all but set, as The 2015 NBA All-Star game is just about a lock to be held in New York. However, which of the two New York City teams will host it? It's beginning to look like the New York Knicks and Brooklyn Nets will share hosting duties for...

NBA Releases Full 2013-14 Schedule, New York Knicks Will Play 33 Primetime Games
August 7th, 2013 at 12:35 PM
The NBA released the 2013-14 regular season schedule on Tuesday, and the initial rumors about the New York Knicks' first game held true. But what's to make of the rest of the schedule for the new-look Knicks? ***PHOTO1*** Schedule-makers certainly made it appear as if they want the Knicks to play on...

New York Knicks Rivalry with Brooklyn Nets About to Escalate
July 19th, 2013 at 6:37 AM
***PHOTO1*** On Thursday afternoon the Brooklyn Nets held a press conference to introduce their newest members, as Kevin Garnett, Paul Pierce and Jason Terry were officially trotted out in front of the press to usher in a new era in Brooklyn. As if the rivalry wasn’t heated enough, you add in the...

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,...

New York Knicks Offer Pablo Prigioni Two-Year Deal
July 3rd, 2013 at 10:15 AM
There's lots of speculation of what the New York Knicks may or may not do to strengthen their point guard position. One thing the organization and the fans can agree on is everyone would like to see Pablo Prigioni return for a second season. The franchise would like to see...

Patrick Ewing Expects Rough Transition for Brooklyn Nets’ Head Coach Jason Kidd
June 15th, 2013 at 8:00 AM
Patrick Ewing is one of the greatest players of all time. So is Jason Kidd. Ewing put together a Hall of Fame career with the New York Knicks, Seattle SuperSonics and the Orlando Magic. Kidd put together his Hall of Fame career with the Dallas Mavericks, Phoenix Suns, New Jersey...

Should New York Knicks Hire Jason Kidd as a Coach?
June 11th, 2013 at 12:00 PM
We know Jason Kidd has become a viable option to be the next head coach of the Brooklyn Nets. However, he never played in Brooklyn. The only place he's suited up in New York was in Madison Square Garden for the New York Knicks. Should the Knicks attempt to bring...

Former New York Knicks’ Point Guard Jason Kidd Serious Candidate for Brooklyn Nets Head Coaching Job
June 11th, 2013 at 8:00 AM
When Jason Kidd decided to retire after 19 seasons in the NBA people immediately talked about how he could be a quality coach in the future. There were plenty of New York Knicks' fans who thought he should join the Knicks staff as an assistant. However, he recently threw his...

Kansas Jayhawks Center Jeff Withey Schedules New York Knicks Pre-draft Workout
June 2nd, 2013 at 11:00 AM
Kansas center Jeff Withey is one of the more intriguing big men prospects in the 2013 NBA Draft. He's projected to be a late first-round pick and he's definitely a player the Knicks  will be keeping an eye on as the 24th pick approaches. Now reports have Withey coming in for a pre-draft...

Could New York Knicks Pursue Andray Blatche in Free Agency?
May 21st, 2013 at 11:15 AM
This off-season the New York Knicks will look to get younger and more skilled. The first place they'll be looking for such upgrades will be in their front court. It's sounding more and more as if J.R. Smith will be staying around. With Smith and Carmelo Anthony taking the bulk of...

New York Knicks Legend Patrick Ewing up for Brooklyn Nets Job?
May 14th, 2013 at 3:00 PM
When the Brooklyn Nets decided to move on from Avery Johnson and replaced him with assistant P.J. Carlesimo it was widely known that Carlesimo would have to reach the Conference Finals at a minimum to keep the job. After all, every GM wants to hire their own coach and Billy King is...

New York Knicks to Co-host 2015 NBA All-Star Game with Brooklyn Nets?
April 21st, 2013 at 8:00 AM
Commissioner David Stern is quite prideful about the NBA All-Star activities. The 2015 All-Star Game is only being bid on by two teams, the New York Knicks and the Brooklyn Nets. That puts the NBA in a position to choose between two of their big market teams that just so...