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Why Jose Calderon Will Make Impact with New York Knicks
October 22nd, 2014 at 11:48 AM
Clearly re-signing Carmelo Anthony was the single biggest move for Phil Jackson and the New York Knicks this off-season. However, outside of that the biggest move was sending Tyson Chandler and Raymond Felton to the Dallas Mavericks. That trade brought Jose Calderon to Madison Square Garden as the new point...

New York Knicks Keeping Shane Larkin Beyond This Season
October 18th, 2014 at 7:07 AM
Back in June, the New York Knicks acquired Shane Larkin as a throw-in during the trade that brought point guard Jose Calderon, center Samuel Dalembert and forward Wayne Ellington from the Dallas Mavericks. Many thought Larkin would be waived. Instead, he played very well during the summer and has shown...

Los Angeles Lakers not Good Enough for New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony
October 16th, 2014 at 9:27 PM
Carmelo Anthony and where he'd sign this past free agency period was one of the biggest stories of the NBA off-season. Where he'd eventually end up was a matter of opinion that varied greatly and few agreed on. Some named the Houston Rockets. Some said he'd sign with the Chicago...

New York Knicks Sign Veteran Big Man Didier Mbenga
October 9th, 2014 at 4:20 AM
Phil Jackson has done it again. He's brought in another one of his former players to suit up for the New York Knicks. Nope, not Lamar Odom. Nope, not Metta World Peace. Nope, not Shannon Brown. None two-time world champion big man Didier Mbenga. ***PHOTO1*** Who? Didier Mbenga. Who hasn't heard of...

Former New York Knicks’ Center Tyson Chandler Better Now than in First Dallas Mavericks Stint?
October 4th, 2014 at 11:48 PM
His first time with the Dallas Mavericks, Tyson Chandler was the defensive anchor of the team and helped win the franchise an NBA championship. However, despite his evident regression during his time with the New York Knicks he's now claiming that he's a better player than he was during his...

Dallas Mavericks’ Tyson Chandler Angry at Knicks’ Phil Jackson Over Comments on Character Issues
September 22nd, 2014 at 12:03 PM
Back in June, one of the first major roster shakeups New York Knicks president Phil Jackson completed was the trade of Tyson Chandler. ***PHOTO1*** Chandler, who was signed as a free agent following the 2011 NBA Finals, was dealt back to the Dallas Mavericks along with Raymond Felton in exchange for Jose...

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’ Forward Wayne Ellington Released by Sacramento Kings
September 1st, 2014 at 11:05 PM
Calling Wayne Ellington a former New York Knicks' forward is both true and misleading. It's true because technically he was a member of the Knicks. However, it's misleading because he was traded here and then traded again within the same off-season. Therefor, never playing a game in a Knicks uniform....

2014 New York Knicks Free Agency Outlook: Shawn Marion
July 20th, 2014 at 6:06 AM
Following the use of the mini mid-level exception to sign big man Jason Smith, the New York Knicks only have minimum contracts at their disposal to make further roster additions through free agency. Both Derek Fisher and Phil Jackson will keep their eyes open for veterans who can fill specific roles and fit the triangle offense....

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...

Popular New York Knicks Target Steve Blake Signs with Portland Trail Blazers
July 10th, 2014 at 6:20 PM
Veteran point guard Steve Blake was thought to be a sure target for the New York Knicks. After all, he's well versed in the triangle offense and wouldn't break the bank. However, things changed once the Knicks pulled of a trade with the Dallas Mavericks to land Jose Calderon. ***PHOTO1*** After Phil...

New York Knicks’ Thanasis Antetokounmpo Bound for Europe
July 9th, 2014 at 8:52 PM
Thanasis Antetokounmpo was drafted by the New York Knicks with the number 51 pick in the 2014 NBA Draft. He's scheduled to play on the Knicks’ summer league team. However, the Knicks are plan on sending Antetokounmpo to Europe next season. ***PHOTO1*** Thanasis Antetokounmpo spent last season playing in the NBA’s D-League. He impressed the New York...

New York Knicks’ Phil Jackson Cap Space Shopping?
July 7th, 2014 at 8:39 PM
After moving Raymond Felton and Tyson Chandler to the Dallas Mavericks and opening up cap space many thought that Phil Jackson and the New York Knicks would be happy with re-signing Carmelo Anthony and calling it an off-season. However, Jackson is looking to create even more cap space and perhaps...

Does Shane Larkin’s Future Include New York Knicks?
July 3rd, 2014 at 7:00 AM
There were plenty of rumors about Shane Larkin since the New York Knicks acquired the young point guard from the Dallas Mavericks. After a disappointing rookie season due to a bad ankle injury suffered prior to Summer League last off-season, his value is in question. Should he still be looked at...

New York Knicks Complete Deal with Dallas Mavericks to Send Tyson Chandler and Raymond Felton in Exchange for Jose Calderon, Shane Larkin and Samuel Dalembert
June 25th, 2014 at 6:54 PM
***PHOTO1*** In the buildup to Thursday's NBA Draft, a lot of teams will be wheeling and dealing while clearing cap space and improving their rosters, and the New York Knicks were involved in the first big trade of the offseason. According to Marc Stein of ESPN.com, the Knicks traded Tyson Chandler and...

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’ Tyson Chandler Trade Target for Dallas Mavericks
May 6th, 2014 at 10:09 PM
Many have speculated over the fate of Carmelo Anthony this off-season. Will he remain with the New York Knicks? Will he go to the Houston Rockets or Chicago Bulls? What about the Los Angeles Lakers? Some have even come up with the crazy idea of him joining the Miami Heat....

New York Knicks’ Raymond Felton Arrested on Gun Charges
February 25th, 2014 at 7:46 PM
Raymond Felton's year just keeps getting worse and worse. Not only has he come under fire for his lack of conditioning and poor play this season, his wife has filed for divorce. Believe it or not, it gets worse. Felton turned himself into police following the Knicks loss to the...

Boston Celtics’ Legend Larry Bird Beat New York Knicks’ J.R. Smith to Shoelace Stunt
January 15th, 2014 at 12:05 PM
There is a lot of negativity surrounding New York Knicks' J.R. Smith right now. In fact, this is the first day Smith is eligible to be traded. Some rumors have him heading back to the Denver Nuggets for Andre Miller. Others, like Marc Berman of the New York Post, say...

New York Knicks Express Interest in Samuel Dalembert
July 14th, 2013 at 1:15 PM
Samuel Delembert isn't exactly the greatest center in the world but he's far from the worst. In fact, he can make a real impact on the defensive end of the floor. However, this off-season Dalembert has found himself on the outside looking in as far as in-demand big men. There...