Tagged: ‘Carmelo Anthony’

Clear after draft that Carmelo Anthony doesn’t fit Knicks’ plans
June 23rd, 2017 at 1:37 AM
***PHOTO1*** Not that it was in doubt, but the draft reinforced that Carmelo Anthony doesn't fit into New York's plans. Phil Jackson went young and unproven with Frank Ntilikina, then preached a long rebuild. The Knicks' three core players (Ntilikina, Kristaps Porzingis and Willy Hernangomez) carry an average age of 20.7. "I...

Carmelo Anthony tells Knicks he wants to stay in New York
June 21st, 2017 at 11:38 PM
***PHOTO1*** Wielding the power of a no-trade clause and faced with pressure to accept a relocation, Carmelo Anthony informed the Knicks he'd rather stay in New York, according to Phil Jackson. The team president revealed that significant nugget Wednesday, while simultaneously acknowledging he's listening to trade offers for Kristaps Porzingis. In related...

NBA Writer Ira Winderman On WFAN: ‘This Is The Time’ For Knicks To Trade Carmelo Anthony
June 19th, 2017 at 5:34 PM
***PHOTO1*** NEW YORK (WFAN) â?? Could this be the week the Knicks trade Carmelo Anthony? Ira Winderman, who covers the Miami Heat for the Sun-Sentinel, told WFAN's Mike Francesa on Monday that he believes the time is ripe to make a deal. "I think it's more likely, if the Knicks can...

J.R. Smith, Iman Shumpert weigh in on Carmelo Anthony and Knicks
May 31st, 2017 at 7:34 PM
***PHOTO1*** OAKLAND - If Phil Jackson gets his way, Carmelo Anthony's final moments with the Knicks will be on the bench in flip flops, watching his teammates polish off another lottery-bound campaign. That was the enduring scene from the season finale last month, and a divorce only seemed more inevitable...

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....