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New York Knicks Should Call Carmelo Anthony’s Bluff
July 12th, 2014 at 10:56 AM
Carmelo Anthony had plenty of options when free agency began. However, most of those options have committed money that prevents them from signing Anthony at this point. The New York Knicks are in a position of power and should call Anthony's bluff of signing elsewhere by offering him less than...

Syracuse’ Jim Boeheim Spoke with Chicago Bulls’ Tom Thibodeau About New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony
July 5th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
The Chicago Bulls have not beaten around the bush about their desire to add New York Knicks' Carmelo Anthony to their squad. They've publicly tampered with him repeatedly and without remorse. Recently, Anthony's former college coach Jim Boeheim talked to Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau about possibly coaching Anthony. ***PHOTO1*** Jim Boeheim has been...

Chicago Bulls’ Derrick Rose Prefers Minnesota Timberwolves’ Kevin Love Over New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony
June 23rd, 2014 at 9:30 AM
For all the talk of where Carmelo Anthony could end up should he opt-out of his New York Knicks contract it's widely believed that he'll either re-sign with the Knicks or join the Chicago Bulls. The belief is Anthony can join forces with Rose and Joakim Noah to form a...

Chicago Bulls’ Coach Tom Thibodeau Tampers with New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony
June 22nd, 2014 at 4:47 PM
As Knicks 101 has said for a while now, the Chicago Bulls are the New York Knicks biggest competition for Carmelo Anthony this off-season. Not only did Joakim Noah blatantly recruit Anthony during the All-Star weekend but now Chicago's coach Tom Thibodeau has reportedly reached out to Anthony as well. ***PHOTO1*** This is...

Dallas Mavericks Destination for New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony
June 19th, 2014 at 5:34 PM
For all the criticism thrown Carmelo Anthony's way mostly any team in the NBA would gladly take him on their roster if there wasn't a salary cap to deal with. He's good, very good. However, you need the money to offer him to bring pry him away from the New...

New York Knicks Remain Confident in Re-signing Carmelo Anthony
June 16th, 2014 at 5:27 PM
Phil Jackson was hoping to convince Carmelo Anthony to opt-in to his contract with the New York Knicks. However, it doesn't appear like Anthony is going to do that. Despite the fact he still plans to opt-out of his contract, the Knicks remain confident they can re-sign Anthony as a...

Carmelo Anthony Leaning Towards Leaving New York Knicks?
June 15th, 2014 at 6:38 PM
Let the rumors begin! The New York Knicks have known for a while they'd have to deal with Carmelo Anthony's decision on opting in or out of his contract and the drama that's included with that decision. However, now that the time has come to make that decision rumors have...

Tom Thibodeau Considers New York Knicks Head Coaching Position His Dream Job
May 26th, 2014 at 10:16 AM
Tom Thibodeau is probably the best basketball coach in the world. The former New York Knicks assistant gained a reputation as an elite defensive mind and has done an unbelievable job leading an often injured Chicago Bulls roster. He now says the only job he'd leave his position in Chicago...

Will New York Knicks President Phil Jackson Call Frank Hamblen About Joining Coaching Staff?
May 21st, 2014 at 7:07 AM
In case no one has clued into Phil Jackson's strategy in hiring coaches he is going to those he's comfortable with. Some he's coached, other's he's coached with. That being said, will he call long time assistant Frank Hamblen to return to the NBA and join the New York Knicks...

Could Chicago Bulls Legend Scottie Pippen Join New York Knicks Coaching Staff?
May 19th, 2014 at 11:35 AM
There's a new candidate for the New York Knicks coaching staff that's emerged from Phil Jackson's past. Jackson became famous for his time with the Chicago Bulls and Michael Jordan. However, the second best player on those squads were Scottie Pippen. The Knicks have reached out to Pippen about his...

Could Ron Harper Emerge as New York Knicks Coaching Candidate?
May 16th, 2014 at 12:37 PM
Since Steve Kerr turned Phil Jackson down and became the Golden State Warriors head coach the New York Knicks are have had to keep their search going for a new coach. Some of Jackson's former players such as Derek Fisher, Tyronn Lue and Luke Walton have recently been connected to...

Will Bill Cartwright Join New York Knicks Coaching Staff?
May 11th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
With the news that Phil Jackson will talk to Jerry Stackhouse about a possible coaching position with the New York Knicks it isn't surprising that Jackson will look at other former players to join the staff as well. Jackson is still trying to finalize a deal with Steve Kerr to become...

Chicago Bulls’ Joakim Noah Still Recruiting New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony
May 4th, 2014 at 7:47 AM
As Knicks 101 had previously reported, New York Knicks president Phil Jackson and standout forward Carmelo Anthony had dinner together to discuss the future of the team and Anthony's possible involvement. Jackson informed Anthony that he intended on hiring Steve Kerr as the next head coach and that Jackson himself...

Could Bill Wennington Become New York Knicks Assistant Coach?
April 23rd, 2014 at 10:51 PM
Bill Wennington played in the NBA from 1985-2000 but is best known for winning three NBA championships as a member of the Chicago Bulls. Now the radio color commentator for the Bulls, could Wennington have a future as an assistant coach for the New York Knicks? ***PHOTO1*** Bill Wennington may have been born...

Bill Cartwright Believes in Phil Jackson’s Vision for New York Knicks
March 24th, 2014 at 11:12 AM
Since taking the job to become the newest president of basketball relations for the New York Knicks, Phil Jackson has had plenty of people from his and the Knicks past applauding the union. Former Knicks big man and assistant coach under Jackson for the Chicago Bulls, Bill Cartwright believes Jackson's...

Metta World Peace Sees New York Knicks as Title Contenders
March 22nd, 2014 at 11:00 AM
People have called Metta World Peace, formerly known as Ron Artest, crazy over the years. He says odd things, can act a bit off and tends to live in his own world. He joined the New York Knicks this season because he always wanted to play for his home-town team...

Chicago Bulls, Houston Rockets Carmelo Anthony’s Top Choices Should He Leave New York Knicks
March 20th, 2014 at 9:55 PM
Re-signing with the New York Knicks was always the favored option for Carmelo Anthony should he opt-out of his contract this upcoming off-season. After all, they can pay him the most amount of money and offer him the most security. However, this season has been a huge struggle and many...

New York Knicks Offer Phil Jackson Front Office Position
March 8th, 2014 at 11:15 PM
There's something to be said for the old saying, "If you don't ask the answer's always no." The problem is, the New York Knicks did ask and Phil Jackson did say no. He won't be the Knicks next head coach. There's also something to be said for the old saying,...

New York Knicks Sign Guard Shannon Brown
February 26th, 2014 at 6:00 AM
Following the buy-outs of Beno Udrih and Metta World Peace rumors ran wild about what the New York Knicks might do with the open roster spots. The team brought in defensive-minded forward Earl Clark. However, there was still one open roster spot remaining. Instead of leaving it open or waiting to see what happens between the...

Chicago Bulls Considered a Frontrunner for New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony
January 25th, 2014 at 11:45 PM
Right now, everyone loves Carmelo Anthony. He just set a season high and a New York Knicks all-time record by scoring 62 points in a game. It should probably be noted that there was plenty of time left on the clock so if the game wasn't such a blowout he...