Tagged: ‘Philadelphia 76ers’

Kristaps Porzingis Wanted No Part of Being Drafted by 76ers; Wanted Knicks All Along: Report
January 30th, 2016 at 12:40 PM
Some felt that after their 17-win season last year, the New York Knicks weren't a desirable place to play. LaMarcus Aldridge felt that way, as did DeAndre Jordan. But Kristaps Porzingis didn't. In fact, he felt the complete opposite. ***PHOTO1*** The rookie had his heart set on being a Knick so much,...

New York Knicks Rookie Kristaps Porzingis Orchestrated His Own Destiny
January 29th, 2016 at 2:42 PM
Kristaps Porzingis was the 4th pick in the 1st round of the 2015 NBA Draft. He could have gone higher if another team had selected him, and he could have been in the NBA in 2014 if he had wanted. But he didn't, and now he's become an overnight star...

New York Knicks Look to Playoffs, Should Carmelo Anthony Rest?
January 19th, 2016 at 4:40 PM
New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony suffered a sprained ankle in the Knicks victory over the Boston Celtics last Tuesday. The injury caused him to sit out two games, one against the Brooklyn Nets and one against the Memphis Grizzlies. The Knicks lost both contests without Anthony on the floor,...

New York Knicks Learning to Rely on Arron Afflalo
January 19th, 2016 at 3:38 PM
Carmelo Anthony may have taken the shot that gave the New York Knicks a chance to defeat the Philadelphia 76ers in overtime last night, but Knicks guard Arron Afflalo is turning out to be quite the clutch player when the Knicks need him. ***PHOTO1*** One of the biggest free agency acquisitions that...

New York Knicks Rookie Kristaps Porzingis Downplays Foot Injury
January 19th, 2016 at 2:46 PM
There were less than three minutes on the clock last night, when New York Knicks rookie Kristaps Porzingis went up for an offensive rebound. It's something he does every day, multiple times. This time was different, though, this time, Porzingis crashed to the ground causing Knicks fans everywhere to catch...