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New York Knicks’ Amare Stoudemire Back to Full Health?
November 24th, 2014 at 7:13 PM
When the New York Knicks gave Amare Stoudemire a five-year deal nearly everyone felt it was too long for such a health risk. No other team in the NBA was willing to give him more than four years. The Knicks found out why after watching Stoudemire battle back from injury...

Dwight Howard Out for Monday’s Game for Houston Rockets Vs. New York Knicks: Report
November 24th, 2014 at 1:06 PM
The New York Knicks will kick off a three-game south-west road trip on Monday night when they face off against the Houston Rockets at Toyota Center. ***PHOTO1*** The Knicks, fresh off a win over the Philadelphia 76ers on Saturday night at Madison Square Garden, will catch a break, as Ian Begley...

Phil Jackson Puts December Deadline on New York Knicks Growth
November 24th, 2014 at 12:13 AM
Both Phil Jackson and Derek Fisher have preached patients since taking over the New York Knicks. They knew it would take time to get everyone playing together and with the same things in mind after introducing the triangle offense. That being said, eventually the players need to either show something...

Jose Calderon Debuts, New York Knicks Hold Off Winless Philadelphia 76ers in 91-83 Victory
November 23rd, 2014 at 9:55 AM
On Saturday night, it was a battle of two struggling teams in the Eastern Conference, and that's putting it mildly. ***PHOTO1*** The New York Knicks, who had won three of their first 13 games of the season, really needed a win at home at Madison Square Garden against the winless Philadelphia 76ers,...

Andrea Bargnani Injures Calf During Practice, Won’t Return for Knicks on Saturday Vs. 76ers
November 22nd, 2014 at 1:24 PM
The New York Knicks were counting on two of their more important players returning to the court on Saturday night against the Philadelphia 76ers in Jose Calderon and Andrea Bargnani. ***PHOTO1*** While Calderon still looks like he will be a go for Saturday night against the winless Philadelphia team, Bargnani however, has...

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver Advocates for Sports Gambling
November 21st, 2014 at 2:06 PM
The NBA has already struck a partnership with the one-day fantasy site FanDuel. So it's not overly surprising that NBA commissioner Adam Silver believes sports gambling should be legalized and regulated. Remember, when NBA commissioner Adam Silver speaks he's doing so as a representative of the owners. Also remember, owners are...

New York Knicks’ Tim Hardaway Jr.’s Inconsistent Play Caused by Playing Inconsistently
November 21st, 2014 at 12:49 PM
To nearly every fan of the New York Knicks, Tim Hardaway Jr. is the youngest and brightest star-in-the-making on the roster. However, he also fuels his doubters by playing extremely one-dimensional basketball. The question is, is he not developing because of lack of effort or lack of consistent play? ***PHOTO1*** Something nearly...

Andrea Bargnani, Jose Calderon Likely to Return for Knicks on Saturday Vs. 76ers
November 20th, 2014 at 5:08 PM
The New York Knicks have been without both Andrea Bargnani and Jose Calderon for the first 13 games of the season as both have been recovering from injuries since the start of the regular season. ***PHOTO1*** However, it looks like the Knicks are expecting to get both Bargnani and Calderon back for...

New York Knicks Drop to 3-10 on Season, Lose to Minnesota Timberwolves 115-99
November 20th, 2014 at 12:37 PM
The New York Knicks stink right now. They might not be at the level of the Philadelphia 76ers who are 0-11 and can't even win a basketball game, but they're pretty bad. ***PHOTO1*** On Wednesday night at Target Center, the Minnesota Timberwolves embarrassed the Knicks for their second straight loss since getting...

New York Knicks’ Cleanthony Early Requires Knee Surgery
November 19th, 2014 at 9:24 PM
Apparently playing small forward for the New York Knicks puts a lot of pressure on your knees. It seems that both Carmelo Anthony and Cleanthony Early are having knee troubles. Unfortunately, Early's knee issue requires surgery. ***PHOTO1*** The 2014-15 season was suppose to be about rebuilding for the New York Knicks. It...

New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony Has Sore Left Knee
November 19th, 2014 at 11:45 AM
It's no secret that the New York Knicks are off to a terrible start. It's no secret that the Knicks could be headed towards a lottery pick in the 2015 NBA Draft. However, the fact that Carmelo Anthony has been playing with an aggravated left knee has been kept a...

Was Metta World Peace Too Honest for New York Knicks?
November 15th, 2014 at 12:47 PM
Metta World Peace is old school. He's tough. He's not afraid to mix it up with others. Not even his teammates. It's that honesty and willingness to stand up to his roster-mates that has World Peace playing in China instead of New York with the Knicks. ***PHOTO1*** Lets be honest, there's plenty...

Trey Burke’s Game-Winning Shot Sinks Knicks to 7th Straight Loss; Jazz Win 102-100
November 14th, 2014 at 11:44 PM
The New York Knicks were seconds away from getting the game into overtime and ending their six-game losing streak on Friday night at Madison Square Garden. ***PHOTO1*** Trey Burke had other plans for the Knicks, as his baseline jumper as time expired sent the Knicks to their seventh straight defeat and lifted...

Magic Hold Off Late Rally, Send Knicks to 6th Straight Loss in 97-95 Victory
November 12th, 2014 at 11:01 PM
Heading into Wednesday night's home game against the Orlando Magic as losers of five straight, the New York Knicks really could have used a win at Madison Square Garden, especially since it had been 10 days since they were on the winning side of a game. ***PHOTO1*** Instead, it was Orlando who...

Orlando Magic’s Tobias Harris Could Have Eyes for New York Knicks in 2015
November 12th, 2014 at 5:20 PM
On Wednesday night, the New York Knicks will look to snap their five-game losing streak when the Orlando Magic come into town to play the struggling Knicks at Madison Square Garden. ***PHOTO1*** One of Orlando's top players, Tobias Harris, a native New Yorker who will have about 100 members of his family...

Former New York Knicks’ Wayne Ellington’s Father Shot Dead
November 11th, 2014 at 8:21 PM
Wayne Ellington was only on the New York Knicks for a brief amount of time. In fact, he was never able to suit up in the orange and blue. instead he found his way to the west coast where he joined the Los Angeles Lakers. However, Sunday tragedy struck as...

New York Knicks Lose 5th Straight Game, Get Dropped at Home by Atlanta Hawks 91-85
November 11th, 2014 at 9:48 AM
Things are quickly starting to look bad for the New York Knicks. Losers of four straight games, they were hoping to get things turned around at home on Monday night against the Atlanta Hawks. ***PHOTO1*** Instead, the Knicks lost a seven-point lead in the first half and never recovered as the...

Former New York Knicks’ Ernie Vandeweghe Passes Away at 86 Years Old
November 10th, 2014 at 7:36 PM
Many know former NBA star Kiki Vandeweghe. However, his father Ernie is a former member of the New York Knicks. Ernie passed away at 86 years old. ***PHOTO1*** Ernie Vandeweghe played for the New York Knicks for six seasons. In those years, he averaged 9.5 points and 4.6 rebounds in 224 regular...

Former New York Knicks’ Jeremy Tyler in Domestic Dispute
November 8th, 2014 at 4:04 AM
Former New York Knicks' big man Jeremy Tyler is headed overseas. After asking for his release from the Los Angeles Lakers he is headed to China to play for a more lucrative contract. However, it's his life at home that's making headlines. Tyler obtained a restraining order against Sukey Rowan. ***PHOTO1*** Sukey...

New York Knicks’ J.R. Smith: I Got Suspended on My Reputation; Groin Shot Wasn’t Intentional
November 7th, 2014 at 4:59 PM
This past week, New York Knicks guard J.R. Smith was suspended one game for his groin shot on Tuesday night to Washington Wizards Glen Rice Jr. in a 98-83 loss for the Knicks at Madison Square Garden. ***PHOTO1*** Smith sat out of Wednesday night's 98-95 loss for the Knicks against the Detroit...