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New York Knicks Tried to Sign Andrew Bynum
February 8th, 2014 at 9:35 PM
By now you've heard the news that Andrew Bynum has become a member of the Indiana Pacers. Some were for the New York Knicks trying to sign him, but others had their reservations. It's fairly easy to make an argument either for or against adding Bynum to an NBA roster....

New York Knicks Lack Punch in Rematch with Indiana Pacers, Routed 117-89; 5 Initial Observations
January 17th, 2014 at 5:18 AM
***PHOTO1*** A few months back the New York Knicks play a spirited game against the Indiana Pacers at MSG, only to lose in heartbreaking fashion in overtime. On Thursday night in the sequel at Indiana, the result was the same, but the effort was nowhere near equal. In a game that got...

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 Amidst Tailspin After Crushing Loss to Indiana Pacers
November 21st, 2013 at 8:06 AM
***PHOTO1*** The New York Knicks just can’t seem to catch a break these days. With the New York Knicks up three points over the Indiana Pacers with just under 10 seconds left in regulation, the  Pacers went to their star, Paul George, in crunch time, and as he hoisted a game-tying three...

New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony Warned by Hall of Famer Reggie Miller About Free Agency
October 31st, 2013 at 2:07 PM
After this season, Carmelo Anthony will have the option to opt out of his New York Knicks contract and become a free agent. However, Hall of Famer Reggie Miller warns Anthony that the grass may not be as green elsewhere as Anthony may think. ***PHOTO1*** New York Knicks' Carmelo Anthony can opt out...

New York Knicks Move Front and Center Towards Training Camp, Invite Cole Aldrich
September 25th, 2013 at 8:00 AM
All off-season the New York Knicks have looked for ways to make their frontcourt stronger. However, Glen Grunwald and the front office has struggled in attempts to find a true center to backup Tyson Chandler. Their two-day mini camp led to two invites for training camp being given to Josh...

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....

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...

Metta World Peace Motivated by New York Knicks’ Title Drought
July 16th, 2013 at 8:00 AM
When the New York Knicks selected Frederic Weis instead of taking Ron Artest from St. Johns it went down in Knicks' history as one of their worst draft picks. Career-wise, it's hard to argue. However, looking back even Metta World Peace — formally Ron Artest — admits playing in New York at...

Will New York Knicks Lose Chris Copeland to Free Agency?
June 26th, 2013 at 12:15 PM
Chris Copeland lived a fairy tale life last season. After going undrafted in the 2006 NBA Draft, Copeland worked his way to the NBA through playing in the NBA D-League and by honing his skills playing throughout Europe. During the 2012 off-season he finally got his chance. He proved his...

New York Knicks Injuries: Shoulder Surgery Still an Option for Carmelo Anthony?
June 22nd, 2013 at 10:21 AM
***PHOTO1*** New York Knicks superstar Carmelo Anthony received an MRI at the end of the season that revealed a small tear in his left shoulder, reports Ian Begley of ESPN.com. The Knicks had initial hopes of giving Anthony three-to-four weeks to allow the injury to heal, but surgery still remains an option....

Former New York Knicks’ Forward Shawne Williams Ready for NBA Return
June 14th, 2013 at 1:00 PM
Shawne Williams is a basketball player with a lot of skills. He's also a man with a lot of demons. However, the former New York Knicks' forward seems to have regained his focus and is back in playing shape. Could he be an inexpensive addition to the Knicks' roster? ***PHOTO1*** Shawne Williams...

New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony Posterized in Indiana Pacers’ Roy Hibbert’s Man Cave
June 14th, 2013 at 8:00 AM
One of the biggest difference makers in the Indiana Pacers'-New York Knicks' series was the play in the paint. The Knicks were out scored, out rebounded and our defended on the low block. Quite frankly, the Pacers' front court hurt the Knicks' entire squad. New York's front court was rendered ineffective and...

New York Knicks 2013 NBA Draft Watch: Jeff Withey
June 2nd, 2013 at 8:00 AM
The frontcourt is one area the New York Knicks might look to address in the 2013 NBA Draft. With Tyson Chandler and Amare Stoudemire both big priced big men with injury concerns the Knicks may look to draft someone who can join the rotation as a backup and be groomed for a starting role in...

New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony Looking for Scoring Help
May 30th, 2013 at 10:41 AM
J.R. Smith is the Knicks’ second scoring option behind superstar Carmelo Anthony. While his play landed him Sixth Man of the Year, it honors the truth that Smith is too inconsistent to be a second option. He has the skills to do it but his inconsistent performances keep him better...

New York Knicks’ Amare Stoudemire Plans to Work with Hakeem Olajuwon in August
May 28th, 2013 at 8:00 AM
For Amare Stoudemire the 2012-13 NBA season was largely a loss. Once again his health failed him and he was only able to play in 29 regular season games total. However, during those games the New York Knicks saw a new style of play from Stoudemire than he'd displayed in his prior years in...

New York Knicks May Go Smaller and Start Pablo Prigioni in Game 5
May 15th, 2013 at 7:00 PM
After New York Knicks tried to the bigger in game 4 against the Indiana Pacers, coach Mike Woodson may choose to start a smaller lineup including Pablo Prigioni.  ***PHOTO1*** The change will most likely send Kenyon Martin back to the bench. In game 4, the bigger lineup clearly did not work. Coach...

New York Knicks Contemplating Move to Bigger Lineup
May 14th, 2013 at 1:00 PM
With the New York Knicks being abused by the Indiana Pacers' bigs, is it time for the Knicks to abandon the small-ball that has gotten them to this point and go to a big lineup? If Mike Woodson is going to answer the coaching of Frank Vogel his team might have...

New York Knicks’ Iman Shumpert’s Knee Pain More Troubling than Team’s Flu Outbreak
May 14th, 2013 at 8:00 AM
At Mondays practice the New York Knicks were missing some impact players. J.R. Smith and Kenyon Martin sat out with what the team is calling the flu. While it's clearly bad timing for the Knicks the report of illness is less disturbing than Iman Shumpert having to skip practice due to knee soreness. Has...

New York Knicks’ Tyson Chandler Calls Out Teammates
May 13th, 2013 at 6:45 PM
Tyson Chandler, last years Defensive Player of the Year, called out his New York Knicks teammates to play as a team rather than trying to win as an individual.  ***PHOTO1*** Tyson Chandler had very strong words towards his teammates after practice on Sunday. But before  we get into what he said, Tyson...