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Walmart Confuses Former New York Knicks’ Guard Jeremy Lin for Carmelo Anthony
December 16th, 2014 at 9:00 PM
If Carmelo Anthony didn't like Jeremy Lin before Walmart sure didn't help mend the relationship. The store innocently tried to sell a plush doll of Anthony for the holidays. The problem is, it wasn't an Anthony doll. ***PHOTO1*** Call it a case of mistaken identity. Apparently NBA referees aren't the only ones...

Sizing up Some Potential Deals the New York Knicks Might Make Prior to Thursdays Trade Deadline
February 20th, 2014 at 5:32 AM
***PHOTO1*** Seeing as though the NBA trade deadline is today, the trade winds leading up to it are running rampant as we approach the 11th hour. Of course, the New York Knicks have been involved in many trade rumors and they range from the mundane to the ridiculous. So, what will the...

New York Knicks Former Point Guard Jeremy Lin Says Being Asian Cost Him
April 9th, 2013 at 8:00 AM
Jeremy Lin rose to fame as a member of the New York Knicks. Before that he had been waived by the Houston Rockets. Before that he'd been waived by the Golden State Warriors. Before that he'd gone unselected in the NBA Draft. He's now saying his lack of chances and...

Houston Rockets @ New York Knicks Keys to the Loss
December 17th, 2012 at 10:39 PM
The New York knicks' undefeated record at home has come to an end and it came at the hands of Jeremy Lin and the Houston Rockets.  The Knicks for the second time this year lose badly to the Rockets and it was not even close.  The Knicks lacked perimeter speed...

Linsanity Returns to New York as New York Knicks Take on Houston Rockets at Madison Square Garden
December 17th, 2012 at 8:00 AM
Tonight, Jeremy Lin will return to the place to play against the team, New York Knicks, where he became a phenomenon, Madison Square Garden. He returns to a city where he became a living legend with his spectacular play and great charisma. Jeremy Lin brought arguably some of the New...

Is Amare Stoudemire’s Knee Injury a Blessing in Disguise for the New York Knicks?
October 27th, 2012 at 11:26 PM
Coming into the 2012-13 season the New York Knicks and their fans want nothing else but to start out fast and strong and healthy. The reality is, that's not going to happen. While the team still has hopes of racking up more wins than losses their health simply isn't ideal....

Jeremy Lin Wanted to Remain with New York Knicks, Blames Asian Decent for Being Let Go
October 21st, 2012 at 8:00 AM
Jeremy Lin's time as the New York Knicks point guard was Linsane! He went from a relatively unknown and undrafted shooting guard out of Harvard University to the most famous Asian athlete on the planet in a matter of weeks. Now he is claiming that he wanted to stay with the...

New York Knicks Bench Coach Kenny Atkinson to Join Atlanta Hawks Staff
August 8th, 2012 at 10:10 PM
Kenny Atkinson is a very good coach. He was the final remaining part of the Mike D'Antoni era left on the New York Knicks coaching staff. As the player development coach he played an important role helping players improve. During his tenure in New York he was credited with the emergence...

The New York Knicks Say Farewell to Jeremy Lin
July 18th, 2012 at 7:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** At 11:59 PM it became official. The New York Knicks decided not to match Jeremy Lin's Houston offer sheet and allowed him to become a Rocket. Frank Sinatra once said, "If you can make it here, you'll make it anywhere". Lin is about to test that saying. He went...

New York Knicks Can Match Jeremy Lin’s Offer and Still Avoid Its Inflated Third Year Salary
July 17th, 2012 at 1:09 PM
Jeremy Lin burst onto the scene and captured the heart of New York city and all of the New York Knicks fans. He went from an undrafted shooting guard from Harvard, to a two-time cut NBA point guard, to house-hold name. Who was more popular than Jeremy Lin during the...

Newly Signed New York Knicks Point Guard Jason Kidd Charged with a DWI
July 16th, 2012 at 8:00 AM
This has been a crazy past 72 hours for the New York Knicks. Fans have been reacting to the Marcus Camby sign-and-trade, the signing of Jason Kidd, the news of Jeremy Lin signing Houston's offer sheet and the sign-and-trade for Raymond Felton and Kurt Thomas. As if that wasn't enough...

New York Knicks’ Jeremy Lin Signs a Linsane Offer Sheet with the Houston Rockets
July 15th, 2012 at 8:06 PM
This off-season for the New York Knicks was suppose to be about adding talent to the roster and moving forward with a starting lineup of Tyson Chandler, Amare Stoudemire, Carmelo Anthony, J.R. Smith and Jeremy Lin. While the other four will definitely be in the starting lineup Lin may not...

The New York Knicks Sign Argentine Point Guard Pablo Prigioni
July 12th, 2012 at 8:00 AM
The New York Knicks recently added 39 year old Jason Kidd to their roster as a backup and mentor to Jeremy Lin. However, they didn't stop there. The Knicks not only wanted to get a second backup point guard with a lot of skill who had a lot of skill...

Free Agency Update on New York Knicks Guard Jeremy Lin
July 5th, 2012 at 1:52 PM
New York Knicks Guard Jeremy Lin is a restricted free agent and the Knicks hold his bird rights.  This means the Knicks can match any offer to him and can go over the cap to do it. Lin visited the Houston Rockets yesterday and received an offer sheet from the...

Could Lou Williams Be an Option for the New York Knicks?
July 5th, 2012 at 11:47 AM
First the Toronto Raptors offer Landry Fields a ridiculous contract. He's a goner, the New York Knicks can't match that deal. Then word comes out the Houston Rockets are offering Jeremy Lin a $30 million contract. James Dolan isn't letting his cash cow go no matter the price so don't worry...

New York Knicks’ Jeremy Lin and Steve Novak Will Keep Their Early Bird Rights
June 30th, 2012 at 8:00 AM
The NBA and the NBA Players Association have reached an agreement that will uphold arbitrator Kenneth Dam's decision that players picked up on waivers will retain their Early Bird Rights and Bird Rights. Under the new settlement, announced on Friday, the union agreed to limit the scope of the ruling by Dam...

NBA Players Win the Bird Rights Arbitration Case
June 22nd, 2012 at 12:54 PM
The New York Knicks off-season just became a lot more interesting. An arbitrator decided in favor of the NBA Players and now players picked up off waivers will retain their Bird Rights and Early Bird Rights depending on their contracts. Now the Knicks can retain Steve Novak and Jeremy Lin...

New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony to Star in Basketball Themed Featured Film
June 18th, 2012 at 8:00 AM
There is little doubt that Carmelo Anthony has been attempting to break into the acting world. Since he joined the New York Knicks we've seen him on television shows and commercials. Now he'll be in a movie with a basketball theme put together by the NBA and a Chinese film...

Are the New York Knicks in the Market for Derek Fisher?
June 17th, 2012 at 1:00 PM
Derek Fisher has had one heck of an NBA career. He's played with some of the NBA's best and performed at a high enough level to win five championships. He's currently on the Oklahoma City Thunder seeking his sixth ring. This off-season the New York Knicks will be looking for...

New York Knicks 2012 Free Agent Needs, Point Guard Addition
June 15th, 2012 at 8:00 AM
One of the, if not the biggest, weakness on the New York Knicks roster is the point guard position. More than likely, Jeremy Lin will be re-signed and he'll be the starter on day one of next season. However, nothing is ever a done deal until the ink dries on...