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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...

Could Orlando Magic’ Tobias Harris Sign with New York Knicks
November 4th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
It's early in the season but it's not too early to connect the dots on players who may end up in New York next off-season. It's well known that the New York Knicks will be in the market for one of the top centers in free agency. However, they'll also...

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...

2014 New York Knicks Free Agency Outlook: Gilbert Arenas
June 29th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
Entering this off-season Phil Jackson and the New York Knicks don't have a lot of money to work with. That means they have to get creative to add talent to their roster. Could that creativity lead them to giving Gilbert Arenas a chance to resurrect his career? ***PHOTO1*** At one time Gilbert...

Houston Rockets’ Dwight Howard Offers New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony Free Agent Advise
March 4th, 2014 at 10:26 PM
Dwight Howard has a tumultuous path that led to him joining the Houston Rockets. Many thought he'd be with the Orlando Magic his entire career. Then when he was traded to the Los Angeles Lakers there was just no way he'd walk away from that storied franchise with a legacy of having...

New York Knicks Sign Forward Earl Clark
February 26th, 2014 at 4:00 AM
After buying Beno Udrih and Metta World Peace out of their contracts the New York Knicks have opened up two roster spots. That's led desperate Knicks fans to speculate about the team signing nearly every available or soon-to-be available free agent. While it's unlikely signing anyone on the open market would...

New York Knicks Carry Over Momentum; Wallop Orlando Magic, 121-83, Friday Night—Four Key Takeaways
December 7th, 2013 at 5:26 AM
***PHOTO1*** Coming off a much-need victory on Thursday night against the crosstown Nets, the Knicks kept the good times rolling putting on another offensive clinic, destroying the Orlando Magic, 121-83, on Friday night. These last two nights have been as good as it can get for the Knicks and their fans, as...

Former New York Knicks’ Forward Patrick Ewing Jr. Upset Legendary Father Patrick Ewing Hasn’t Gotten Head Coaching Opportunity
June 30th, 2013 at 8:00 AM
New York Knicks legend Patrick Ewing has nearly a decade of assistant coaching experience on top of his Hall of Fame playing career on his resume. Yet he's still not been given an opportunity to be a head coach in the NBA. After seeing both Mark Jackson and Jason Kidd...

New York Knicks Legend Patrick Ewing Interviewing for Charlotte Bobcats Lead Assistant Job
June 5th, 2013 at 12:50 PM
The Charlotte Bobcats announced Steve Clifford as their new head coach and almost immediately New York Knicks legend Patrick Ewing was mentioned as a possible coach for Clifford's staff. Clifford and Ewing previously coached alongside one another for the Orlando Magic and Houston Rockets. Ewing has worked his way up the coaching...

Former New York Knicks’ Jason Kidd Retires with Co-Rookie of the Year
June 3rd, 2013 at 11:32 PM
When their careers started in 1995, Jason Kidd and Grant Hill were named co-Rookie of the Year. Now they'll also share the same retirement year. During the 1994 NBA Draft, Kidd and Hill were both selected within the first three picks (Kidd at number two overall and Hill at number...

New York Knicks Legend Patrick Ewing up for Brooklyn Nets Job?
May 14th, 2013 at 3:00 PM
When the Brooklyn Nets decided to move on from Avery Johnson and replaced him with assistant P.J. Carlesimo it was widely known that Carlesimo would have to reach the Conference Finals at a minimum to keep the job. After all, every GM wants to hire their own coach and Billy King is...

New York Knicks Sign Quentin Richardson
April 16th, 2013 at 1:47 PM
After waiving Solomon Jones after only two games and one start the New York Knicks were left with one open roster spot. They could have looked at another big man to fill in for frontcourt depth. They could have signed Delonte West or Maurice Evans for defensive purposes. Instead they decided...

New York Knicks: are Remaining Regular Season Games Meaningless?
April 15th, 2013 at 1:55 PM
Since the New York Knicks clinched a playoff birth they've been playing to secure positioning in the playoff bracket. First their goal was to win the Atlantic Division. Once they did that, they had the goal of clinching the second seed in the Eastern Conference. Now that they've done that,...

Von Wafer an Option for New York Knicks?
March 23rd, 2013 at 6:32 PM
At this point in the season the New York Knicks are looking to strengthen their roster in any way they can. That means looking overseas, in the NBA D-League and on the free agent market for both frontcourt and backcourt reinforcements. Could the Knicks look to guard Von Wafer to...

New York Knicks’ Rasheed Wallace Learns “Ball Don’t Lie” About Technical Fouls
December 5th, 2012 at 11:11 AM
Rasheed Wallace has been a surprisingly huge contributor to this season's New York Knicks team. When he decided to come out of retirement to join the Knicks' roster it was believed he's play sparsely. Maybe he'd be able to eventually play himself back into shape to give the Knicks 15...

New York Knicks Defeat Orlando Magic 99-89 to Improve to 5-0
November 14th, 2012 at 7:00 AM
The New York Knicks, lead by Carmelo Anthony's 25 point effort, defeated the Orlando Magic 99-89. The New York Knicks continue to be the only undefeated team left in the entire league.   This season is the first season since 1993-94 where the New York Knicks started a season 5-0. The last...

Reasons Why the New York Knicks Should Say No to Any Dwight Howard Trade
June 14th, 2012 at 12:40 PM
Dwight Howard is a beast. The games he's played with the Orlando Magic franchise are wrong but what he does on the court is unstoppable. That's why he's been attached to teams all over the NBA. One such team attached to Howard is the New York Knicks. Fans know the...

New York Knicks Fans Try to Distract Glenn Davis with Nachos
March 30th, 2012 at 9:00 AM
It was a statement game.  The New York Knicks were hosting the Orlando Magic without Jeremy Lin or Amare Stoudemire in the starting lineup and Jared Jeffries still not ready to come off the bench.  The game should have been very close if not a struggle.  Instead the game ended in...

Why Shouldn’t the New York Knicks Sign Gilbert Arenas?
January 19th, 2012 at 9:00 AM
The New York Knicks have a roster led by the likes of Carmelo Anthony, Amare Stoudemire and Tyson Chandler — dubbed by this writer the Big Apple Three.  That's likely the top front court in the entire NBA.  They should be one of the top teams in the Eastern Conference....

Could the New York Knicks Land Dwight Howard for Amare Stoudemire?
January 6th, 2012 at 2:52 PM
Despite their current play the New York Knicks have the single most skilled front court in the entire NBA.  Earlier this week this very Knicks 101 writer dubbed them the Big Apple Three.  Could the Big Apple Three get even bigger and the Knicks trade Amare Stoudemire to the Orlando Magic...