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NBA All-Star Break Extended, Starting with New York
August 14th, 2014 at 7:07 AM
The inevitable has happened! The NBA is extending the All-Star break in all it's splendor. Quite frankly, this is a money-grab. However, it's a smart one. One that will work and will be popular around the globe. It will also be good for the New York area since the New...

Longtime NBA Referee Dick Bavetta Retiring
July 31st, 2014 at 6:06 PM
When it comes to referees, umpires and officials most are fairly nameless. The ones who are known are either recognized because they are perceived as cool or because fans thing they are bad at their jobs. Over the years, Dick Bavetta has been both. Some, even within the NBA, believe...

2014 New York Knicks Free Agency Outlook: Chris Douglas-Roberts
July 24th, 2014 at 12:07 AM
While looking around free agency for shooting guards or small forwards who could be signed for the veteran's minimum and fit the mold of what the New York Knicks need one may come across Chris Douglas-Roberts. Just last season Douglas-Roberts was signed by the Knicks and brought to training camp....

Former New York Knicks’ Tracy McGrady Retires from Baseball Career
July 17th, 2014 at 9:15 PM
It wasn't long ago that Knicks 101 reported that former New York Knicks' Tracy McGrady announced his decision to attempt a second professional sports career. McGrady, who reportedly was able to throw in the 90's, was trying to make his way into Major League Baseball as a starting pitcher. Now McGrady's...

Former Voice of New York Knicks Got in Ear of Steve Kerr
May 18th, 2014 at 12:44 AM
Marv Albert was the voice of the New York Knicks for what seemed like forever. The fact that he can now be heard calling Brooklyn Nets games is sickening to most loyal Knicks fans. Firing Albert was just another of many terrible decisions from Knicks owner James Dolan. That's why...

Could Bill Wennington Become New York Knicks Assistant Coach?
April 23rd, 2014 at 10:51 PM
Bill Wennington played in the NBA from 1985-2000 but is best known for winning three NBA championships as a member of the Chicago Bulls. Now the radio color commentator for the Bulls, could Wennington have a future as an assistant coach for the New York Knicks? ***PHOTO1*** Bill Wennington may have been born...

New York Knicks Fans Protest Madison Square Garden
March 5th, 2014 at 10:09 PM
James Dolan isn't an owner who is loved from all New York Knicks fans. To his credit, he puts plenty of money into his product. Unfortunately, he has no idea how to spend it and doesn't trust basketball people to make the proper decisions. That's led to many Knicks fans...

New York Knicks’ Fan Arrested for Threatening James Dolan
February 24th, 2014 at 10:00 AM
Anyone who has ever been a fan of the New York Knicks has fantasized of, at a minimum, threatening Knicks owner James Dolan. However, for most of us, we realize that there are legal complications involved in doing so. Well, apparently that part of the fantasy didn't dawn upon a teenage...

New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony Eyeing Los Angeles Clippers?
December 29th, 2013 at 9:44 PM
Despite the fact that everyone knows Carmelo Anthony will opt-out of his contract with the New York Knicks after this season most believed he'd simply re-sign since James Dolan can offer him more money than anyone else. However, there have been many who have thought it more wise for the...

Carmelo Anthony Denies He’s Leaving New York Knicks in Off-Season
December 6th, 2013 at 8:00 AM
There's been a lot made of what the future hold for Carmelo Anthony and how the New York Knicks should handle it. Even before the season started Anthony made it clear he intended to opt-out of his contract in the off-season. That set a bitter tone for the season. Then...

New York Knicks’ Iman Shumpert Closer to Door After Arguing with Carmelo Anthony?
December 4th, 2013 at 11:28 AM
Iman Shumpert has been the single most rumored New York Knicks player involved in trade talks. While fans would like to see Shumpert stick around Madison Square Garden it's clear that the franchise doesn't exactly share the same love for number twenty-one. However, once Carmelo Anthony endorsed Shumpert the rumors began to settle...

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....

Anthony Mason Jr. to Play for New York Knicks’ D-League Affiliate Erie BayHawks
October 1st, 2013 at 8:00 AM
Anthony Mason was a fan favorite for the New York Knicks during his time in the Big Apple from 1991-96. Now his son is hoping to develop his skills so he can one day follow in his fathers footsteps and play in the NBA. Anthony Mason Jr.'s journey to the...

Former New York Knicks’ Center Earl Barron Signs with Chinese Team
September 27th, 2013 at 8:00 AM
Earl Barron became a fan favorite during his two stints with the New York Knicks. However, this off-season the Knicks organization was torn on if they should re-sign Barron or not to backup Tyson Chandler. That decision was made for the franchise when Barron signed a contract to play for...

New York Knicks’ Andrea Bargnani Must Prioritize NBA Career Ahead of Eurobasket
August 19th, 2013 at 8:00 AM
When the New York Knicks traded for Andrea Bargnani they envisioned another offensive weapon and a stretch four who could open up the floors for others and create additional spacing in the key. However, to say he's had injury problems in his career would be a gross understatement. Now that...

New York Knicks and Brooklyn Nets to Share 2015 NBA All-Star Game
August 14th, 2013 at 1:21 PM
It's all but set, as The 2015 NBA All-Star game is just about a lock to be held in New York. However, which of the two New York City teams will host it? It's beginning to look like the New York Knicks and Brooklyn Nets will share hosting duties for...

Madison Square Garden Has Decade to Decide Where to Relocate
July 25th, 2013 at 12:15 PM
It wouldn't be the first time Madison Square Garden was relocated. In fact, it wouldn't be the second time either. The Garden has already had four locations and now they've been given ten years before they'll have to relocate once again. ***PHOTO1*** Madison Square Garden was originally located by the intersection of Fifth...

Could New York Knicks Sign Free Agent Nick Young?
July 6th, 2013 at 8:00 AM
Nick Young turned 28-years-old on June 1. Young is a free agent of the Philadelphia 76ers who can flat out shoot the ball. Although he made $5,600,000 last season the fact that his reviews around the league are so mixed makes most believe he'll be taking quite a pay cut this off-season. Could...

Should the New York Knicks Sign Tyrus Thomas?
July 4th, 2013 at 5:08 PM
It was just announced that the Charlotte Bobcats have come to an agreement to sign big man Al Jefferson. To make room the team plans to us the Amnesty Clause to rid themselves of Tyrus Thomas and his contract. Could the New York Knicks take advantage of Thomas' availability and...

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....