Tagged: ‘NBA’

Keidel: Grooming Porzingis Is Knicks’ Chance To Finally Do Something Right — And It’s Not Going Well
April 25th, 2017 at 12:21 PM
***PHOTO1*** By Jason Keidel» More Columns When you go from a lanky, Latvian teen to a top-five pick in the NBA Draft, meet expectations, then soar over them, this should be the time of your young life. Still years before personal and professional peak. Drafted by the man with more rings than...

Porzingis doesn’t ask Knicks’ permission to play for Latvia this summer
April 24th, 2017 at 8:44 PM
***PHOTO1*** Knicks forward Kristaps Porzingis announced he will play for the Latvian national team during this summer's European championships, but did not clear it with the New York organization beforehand, according to the New York Daily News' Stefan Bondy. "Kristaps is in a position to decide for himself on playing for the national side,"...

Porzingis Playing For Latvia This Summer, Hasn’t Spoken With Knicks Since Season Ended
April 24th, 2017 at 4:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** LEIPAJA, Latvia (CBSNewYork) â?? Like it or not, Knicks, Kristaps Porzingis is playing for the Latvian national team this summer. The Knicks' star big man announced his plans Monday at a news conference in his hometown of Leipaja. In doing so, Porzingis revealed that he still has not spoken to...

Porzingis: ‘I love New York’ but winning is most important
April 24th, 2017 at 9:32 AM
***PHOTO1*** While he loves New York, Kristaps Porzingis made it clear that being in a situation that gives him a chance to win will be the most important factor for the Latvian star when deciding whether or not to re-sign with the Knicks in two years. "Absolutely, I want to stay here all...

TheKnicksBlog Podcast: Our Final Show
April 21st, 2017 at 3:30 PM
***PHOTO1*** Stefan Bondy on Carmelo 00:04:24 Stefan Bondy joins the Daily News Live panel to discuss Carmelo Anthony's future (or lack thereof) and legacy with the Knicks. Keith Schlosser, SNY.TV Twitter | Archive The Knicks' failures over the last three seasons should be as much of a reflection on Phil Jackson as...