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New York Knicks Gave Carmelo Anthony No Trade Clause
July 18th, 2014 at 10:09 PM
This off-season Carmelo Anthony flirted with several franchises but ultimately agreed to return to the New York Knicks. However, besides making a huge salary Anthony was also able to get peace of mind and control over where he'll play. The Knicks agreed to give Anthony a No Trade Clause along...

2014 New York Knicks Free Agency Outlook: Andrew Bynum
June 16th, 2014 at 9:34 PM
Once upon a time, Andrew Bynum was a dominant force in the NBA playing under Phil Jackson. Fast forward a few years and Bynum's been on three teams following his time with the Los Angeles Lakers and is widely looked at as an injured malcontent. That being said, if anyone...

Oklahoma City Thunder Coach Scott Brooks Endorces Derek Fisher for New York Knicks Job
May 18th, 2014 at 10:48 PM
Point guards are very often thought to make good coaches after their playing days. Derek Fisher is one of those point guards that is thought to have enough experience, a high enough basketball IQ and the leadership skills to transition to the coaching ranks. His current coach, Scott Brooks of...

New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony Mentoring Sacramento Kings’ DeMarcus Cousins?
March 28th, 2014 at 10:27 PM
Carmelo Anthony has always been one of the best scorers in the NBA. However, since coming to the New York Knicks his biggest knock has been his lack of leadership. However, Anthony is trying to be a mentor for Sacramento Kings' big man DeMarcus Cousins. ***PHOTO1*** New York Knicks' Carmelo Anthony is...

Can New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony Reach Another Level?
March 22nd, 2014 at 11:45 PM
Carmelo Anthony is a superstar. He's one of the best scorers in the game of basketball on the planet. He's also the leader of the New York Knicks. However, Anthony has the power to opt-out of his contract this upcoming off-season and become a free agent. If he stays with...

Does Pau Gasol Have a Future with the New York Knicks?
March 22nd, 2014 at 5:30 PM
Roster moves in the off-season should be pretty limited unless Phil Jackson and Steve Mills can pull off any trades. There's just too much money on the books for the Knicks next year. Mostly fans should expect veteran minimum signings, undrafted free agent signings and maybe an import or two...

Los Angeles Lakers’ Kobe Bryant Doesn’t Want to See Phil Jackson Join New York Knicks Organization
March 16th, 2014 at 11:58 PM
Kobe Bryant and Phil Jackson became close during their years together with the Los Angeles Lakers. However, now Bryant finds himself as an aging star and Jackson on the brink of joining the New York Knicks. Bryant's finding the idea of Jackson joining the Knicks front office hard to take. ***PHOTO1*** Kobe...

New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony Influenced by Los Angeles Lakers’ Kobe Bryant
October 2nd, 2013 at 3:06 PM
There are many New York Knicks fans who are worried about Carmelo Anthony's impending free agency. After next season Anthony can opt out of his contract and either renegotiate his contract with the Knicks or look for employment elsewhere. Then again, Anthony could also choose to play out his current contract....

Carmelo Anthony Doesn’t Think He’ll Spurn the New York Knicks for the Los Angeles Lakers
July 24th, 2013 at 9:23 PM
The Los Angeles Lakers are reportedly interested in adding both Carmelo Anthony and LeBron James following the upcoming season, but the New York Knicks' star shot down those hopes in a recent interview with TMZ. ***PHOTO1*** When asked if he could see himself playing alongside Kobe Bryant in the not-so-distant future, Anthony replied...

Could New York Knicks Target Metta World Peace After He’s Amnestied by Los Angeles Lakers?
July 8th, 2013 at 8:00 AM
The NBA Draft is over, the free agency period is about to begin and rumor season has officially begun. One of the newest rumors in the wake of Dwight Howard's decision is that the Los Angeles Lakers may be preparing to us the Amnesty Clause to cut Metta World Peace when the...

Can Glen Grunwald Add Earl Clark to the New York Knicks?
June 26th, 2013 at 8:00 AM
Earl Clark was the second threat on the Los Angeles Lakers behind Kobe Bryant last season. Clearly that wasn't the plan but with Steve Nash hurt most of the season, Pau Gasol struggling with his role and injuries of his own and Dwight Howard recovering from back surgery Clark stepped up....

Could New York Knicks Sign Sasha Vujacic in Free Agency?
June 17th, 2013 at 2:00 PM
Yesterday, Knicks 101 made the argument that the New York Knicks should try to bring Jordan Farmar in as a free agent. Farmar is playing overseas and could be a player that could give the Knicks youth and athleticism in their backcourt. Today, lets discuss Farmar's former teammate Sasha Vujacic as...

New York Knicks Should Target Jordan Farmar in Free Agency
June 16th, 2013 at 8:00 AM
This off-season one of the biggest things the New York Knicks are looking to do is find a young, athletic point guard they can bring off the bench behind starter Raymond Felton. If that player could play along side Felton in a two-guard system, even better. Why not target Jordan...

New York Knicks Current and Former Coaches Receive Awards for April
April 20th, 2013 at 8:00 AM
Mike D'Antoni and Mike Woodson use to share a bench as members of the coaching staff for the New York Knicks. When D'Antoni resigned as head coach it led to Woodson taking the job. With the Knicks playing well enough to earn the second seed in the Eastern Conference and the...

New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony Reaches Out to Los Angeles Lakers’ Kobe Bryant
April 17th, 2013 at 8:00 AM
It's probably fair for you to say LeBron James of the Miami Heat is the best basketball player in the world today. However, Kobe Bryant of the Los Angeles Lakers has had the best and most historically significant career of all the active players in the NBA today. After news of Bryant's...

NBA Allows Online Voting for MVP
April 11th, 2013 at 9:00 AM
In the NBA there is a Rookie of the Year award, an Offensive Player of the Year award, a Defensive Player of the Year award, Sixth Man of the Year award, Most Improved award but the most coveted award by players is MVP of the league. Now fans have a...

New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony Sells Most Jerseys in NBA
April 9th, 2013 at 11:51 AM
Miami Heats' LeBron James is the best player in the NBA. He's extremely popular and so his jersey was sold more than any other player in the league. Was is the key word. However, he doesn't play in New York, he doesn't play in Madison Square Garden and his isn't...

What is the Reggie Miller Rule and How Could It Effect the New York Knicks?
December 15th, 2012 at 8:00 AM
Nearly every year the Competition Committee gets together in the off-season and discusses if there's something that needs to be changed or implemented in order to improve competition. These rules effect all teams, including the New York Knicks. This season the NBA has expanded the use of replay, made officials...

The New York Knicks Have Earned Kobe Bryant and the Los Angeles Lakers Respect
December 13th, 2012 at 7:32 PM
It has been a very long time since the New York Knicks were favorites to beat the Los Angeles Lakers. In fact, they are not only favored but expected to win. You may be able to think all night and not remember the Knicks being in this position. It's a...

Former New York Knicks Head Coach Mike D’Antoni Replaces Mike Brown as the Los Angeles Lakers Head Coach
November 15th, 2012 at 8:00 AM
Love him or hate him, Mike D'Antoni's time in New York was a failure. D'Antoni failed to make it to a single NBA Finals appearance with either the Phoenix Suns or the New York Knicks and is now being sold as a better choice to coach the Los Angeles Lakers than...