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Schmeelk: Knicks’ Offseason Plan Must Not Compromise Future
May 18th, 2017 at 10:34 AM
***PHOTO1*** By John Schmeelk» More Columns With the Knicks locked into the eighth pick in the NBA Draft, they have a better idea of what they're offseason is going to look like. Any hopes of jumping up in the lottery to get a transformational player like Markelle Fultz or Lonzo Ball are gone....

NBA Execs: Jackson Has ‘Tremendously’ Diminished Melo’s Trade Value
May 15th, 2017 at 11:58 AM
***PHOTO1*** By Bryan Altman Knicks president Phil Jackson has made it abundantly clear to anyone within earshot that he'd like to move Carmelo Anthony off of the Knicks as soon as possible. Now, a report from Marc Berman of the New York Post has detailed how Jackson's incessant discussing of his desire to ship his...

D’Antoni Says He Quit Knicks After Anthony Issued Him-Or-Me Ultimatum
May 9th, 2017 at 4:15 PM
***PHOTO1*** NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) â?? Mike D'Antoni says Carmelo Anthony issued an ultimatum to the Knicks that led to the coach's resignation in March 2012. D'Antoni, now the Houston Rockets' head coach, makes the claim in an ESPN The Magazine feature about him and his wife, Laurel. An excerpt: In New...

Kristaps Porzingis cryptically tweets ‘LA Clippers’
May 6th, 2017 at 9:12 PM
***PHOTO1*** File this one under strangely-timed cryptic tweet. With speculation swirling in the wake of him skipping out on his exit interview with the Knicks, Kristaps Porzingis tweeted Saturday evening - and then immediately erased - "L.A. Clippers" with three smiling emoji faces. The very rapid delete suggests it...

Michele Roberts says Phil Jackson tried shaming Melo out of city
May 3rd, 2017 at 7:59 PM
***PHOTO1*** Phil Jackson has a new adversary. Michele Roberts, the executive director of the National Basketball Players Association, fired off on the Knicks president, telling The Vertical that she thinks "Phil was deliberately trying to shame Melo out of the city." Following the end of the Knicks' 31-51 season,...