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New York Knicks in Trade Talks with Los Angeles Clippers
February 19th, 2014 at 6:48 PM
The New York Knicks are shopping Iman Shumpert around to nearly every team in the NBA. The newest team in discussion with New York over their young defenseman is the Los Angeles Clippers. However, the Knicks have made it known league-wide that the cost of acquiring Shumpert is taking Raymond Felton's...

New York Knicks Should Trade Tyson Chandler
February 10th, 2014 at 1:20 AM
When the New York Knicks used the Amnesty Clause on Chauncey Billups in order to clear cap room for the Tyson Chandler signing it was felt that the Knicks may have put the best frontcourt in the NBA together. Who was going to stop the combination of Chandler, Amare Stoudemire...

New York Knicks’ J.R. Smith No Defensive Expert
January 25th, 2014 at 10:19 PM
Playing-wise J.R. Smith came to the New York Knicks with similar complaints about his game as fellow former Denver Nuggets player Carmelo Anthony. Smith was always considered more of a knucklehead than Anthony but both were considered weak defenders who thrive on the offensive end. As it turns out, they can...

New York Knicks Without Amare Stoudemire and Kenyon Martin Approximately Two Weeks
January 18th, 2014 at 1:40 PM
When 2014 came around it seemed like the New York Knicks flipped a switch and figured things out. The roster was getting healthy, the ball was moving on offense and the Knicks started beating some very good teams. However, they've once again been bitten by the injury bug as they...

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 Considered Possible Suitor for Andrew Bynum
January 9th, 2014 at 4:00 PM
Not too long ago many NBA pundits made the argument that Andrew Bynum was the best center in basketball. The New York Knicks lack depth in their frontcourt and their starting center Tyson Chandler has been dealing with injury issues as of late. Now that Bynum can be signed for the...

New York Knicks J.R. Smith Shows Immaturity in Latest “shoelace” Incident
January 7th, 2014 at 5:21 AM
***PHOTO1*** While his recent transgression was innocuous enough, New York Knicks’ guard J.R. Smith can’t seem to stay out of the spotlight. You see, Smith, while at the foul line waiting for Dirk Nowitzki’s free throw in the Knicks game with the Dallas Mavericks on Sunday night, crouched down and untied...

New York Knicks Need Iman Shumpert to Perform Like He Did Versus San Antonio Spurs Consistently
January 3rd, 2014 at 7:19 PM
Iman Shumpert entered this season with high expectations. This was the year the New York Knicks were going to see him take the next step. He was going to solidify himself as a starter, as the Knicks top perimeter defender and as a consistent scorer. Up until last night, that...

Tim Hardaway Jr. Should Be Named New York Knicks Starting Shooting Guard
December 23rd, 2013 at 7:25 PM
On paper shooting guard appears to be the New York Knicks strongest position. Not only do they have the young and athletic Iman Shumpert, their best perimeter defender. They also have reigning NBA Sixth Man of the Year J.R. Smith. On top of that, they have sharp shooting rookie Tim...

New York Knicks’ J.R. Smith in Parody Foot Locker Commercial
November 25th, 2013 at 11:30 PM
Over the years J.R. Smith has been known as a wildcard on and off the court. Things haven't been any different during his time with the New York Knicks. Fans have been told how Mike Woodson got through to Smith and how his career has become his main focus. However,...

Does New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony Believe in the Team?
November 19th, 2013 at 2:00 PM
Earlier this year speculation ran rampant about Carmelo Anthony opting out of his contract and moving on from the New York Knicks. Anthony is expected to opt-out even if he re-signs with the Knicks. However, thus far the team hasn't given Anthony much reason to stick around in the off-season. ***PHOTO1*** The...

New York Knicks Organization Want a Change in Starting Five
November 19th, 2013 at 8:00 AM
Mike Woodson has had a lot of success as New York Knicks head coach. However, he's also taken a lot of heat for the teams disappointing start to the season. However, it's become clear that he's not the one making all of the calls when it comes to who plays...

New York Knicks’ Chris Smith Assaigned to Erie BayHawks
November 18th, 2013 at 2:30 PM
Almost everyone without the last name Smith agrees that Chris Smith is not an NBA level player. There's nothing wrong with his brother J.R. Smith defending him. After all, he is his brother. However, that doesn't make him any better of a basketball player. Today the New York Knicks sent...

New York Knicks Found Backup Center in Andrea Bargnani?
November 14th, 2013 at 12:35 PM
In Tyson Chandler's absence the New York Knicks have turned to a smaller starting lineup with Andrea Bargnani at center. It's not the first time in his career playing the five but his performances at center have been Bargnani's most productive minutes since joining New York. Mike Woodson prefers to...

New York Knicks Will Look to Bench Players to Fill Void Left by Tyson Chandler Injury
November 9th, 2013 at 2:44 PM
In the wake of Tyson Chandler’s injury, the New York Knicks will not look to sign a big man in his place. Instead, the burden will fall to several New York Knicks players, including Amar’e Stoudemire, Kenyon Martin and Andrea Bargani.  During a November 5th game with the Charlotte Bobcats, Tyson...

New York Knicks’ J.R. Smith to Return as Starter?
November 7th, 2013 at 12:00 PM
Somewhere along the lines the relationship between coach Mike Woodson and Iman Shumpert took a turn for the worse. The player once referred to as "Rook" started being questioned for everything he did and didn't do. Shumpert's been a starter since day one. However, when J.R. Smith makes his 2013-14...

New York Knicks Attempting to Acquire Jeremy Tyler’s D-League Rights
October 29th, 2013 at 8:00 AM
Jeremy Tyler was a shoe-in to make the New York Knicks roster, and then he wasn't. Tyler was one of five players waived to bring the roster down to 15 players. Tyler wasn't let go because he lacks skills or because the Knicks changed their minds on his future projection....

What New York Knicks Player Make the Final Cut?
October 23rd, 2013 at 7:00 AM
With the New York Knicks roster just about complete, there's a handful of players fighting for the three open roster spots. The Knicks could use depth down low but otherwise they need to fill out their roster with the best talent available. Ike Diogu, Josh Powell and Cole Aldrich all tried...

New York Knicks Need to Fill Three Roster Spots
October 4th, 2013 at 5:07 PM
The New York Knicks have 20 players invited to training camp. While most of the roster is set there are still a handful of players fighting for roster spots. Those non-guaranteed contract players will battle for the three final roster spots on next seasons roster. Who will the team keep...

New York Knicks Coach Mike Woodson to J.R. Smith: “Grow Up”
October 3rd, 2013 at 8:53 PM
***PHOTO1*** As training camp begins in earnest this week, New York Knicks coach Mike Woodson wants to have no distractions this year and wants as much normalcy in the team’s quest to make a deep playoff run. With a talented, experienced and deep team, Woodson wants everyone on the same page. So...