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New York Knicks Agree to Trade for Andrea Bargnani of the Toronto Raptors
June 30th, 2013 at 9:47 PM
The New York Knicks have agreed to trade Marcus Camby, Steve Novak and draft picks (one of which will be the team's 2016 first-round pick) to the Toronto Raptors for Andrea Bargnani, a former top overall pick out of Italy. The deal is awaiting league approval. ***PHOTO1*** Bargnani has proven himself a...

Could the New York Knicks Acquire Rajon Rondo from the Boston Celtics?
June 28th, 2013 at 7:13 PM
Rumors floated about on Friday that the New York Knicks and the Boston Celtics could be trading partners for point guard Rajon Rondo, though neither team nor their respective beat writers have issued any insight into a potential deal. ***PHOTO1*** Regardless, such a trade would shake up the Eastern Conference in a...

New York Knicks’ Raymond Felton, “We Can Win a Championship”
June 23rd, 2013 at 6:27 PM
***PHOTO1*** The New York Knicks were bounced out of the playoffs by the Indiana Pacers this past season, but point guard Raymond Felton believes that this team is capable of winning a championship. Felton sat down with ESPNNewYork.com and was asked several questions regarding the status of the Knicks—who to draft, who...

Could the New York Knicks Acquire Tyreke Evans via Trade?
June 20th, 2013 at 12:15 PM
Carmelo Anthony has complained that he doesn't have a second scoring option on the New York Knicks. This past season the Knicks had discussed a possible trade with the Sacramento Kings that would have landed Tyreke Evans in New York. Supposedly the deal was done but the Knicks chose not...

Former New York Knicks’ Jason Kidd’s Retirement Doesn’t Affect Teams Mid-Level Exception
June 4th, 2013 at 12:00 PM
Monday, Jason Kidd decided to step away from his 19 year NBA career. The New York Knicks are sad to see Kidd go because his basketball IQ and game knowledge are unparalleled. However, his departure will certainly make the Knicks a younger team. The question is, will his departure free...

New York Knicks Need to Get a Versatile Player with Their 24th Pick
May 27th, 2013 at 8:00 AM
New York Knicks struggled this year to have a lineup which puts players on the court who excel on both ends of the floor. The biggest key for New York is to draft a player who can play offense and defense effectively. No matter the position, coach Mike Woodson needs...

Should New York Knicks Pursue Kyle Korver?
May 24th, 2013 at 8:00 AM
Next season's New York Knicks will look a lot like this season's team. That being said, there are always a few roster changes with every team. This off-season the Knicks will look for upgrades where they can find them. The Knicks shoot a lot of three's, and three-point shooting to...

New York Knicks May Go Smaller and Start Pablo Prigioni in Game 5
May 15th, 2013 at 7:00 PM
After New York Knicks tried to the bigger in game 4 against the Indiana Pacers, coach Mike Woodson may choose to start a smaller lineup including Pablo Prigioni.  ***PHOTO1*** The change will most likely send Kenyon Martin back to the bench. In game 4, the bigger lineup clearly did not work. Coach...

New York Knicks Limp Out of Final Regular Season Game
April 18th, 2013 at 1:00 PM
Going into Wednesday night the New York Knicks already had the Atlantic Division won. They already claimed the second seed in the Eastern Conference. They only had two concerns left, finishing their last game healthy and influencing who got the fifth seed in the East. They successfully helped the Chicago...

Boston Celtics Design Defense Around Stopping New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony
April 18th, 2013 at 10:30 AM
***PHOTO2*** New York Knicks' Carmelo Anthony, the soon to be NBA Scoring Champion, has a tough road ahead in these playoffs as he has to take on the tough Boston Celtics defense. But at the same time, Boston Celtics will have to attempt to slow down one of the best scorers in the...

New York Knicks Eyeing a 50 Win Season
April 1st, 2013 at 9:00 PM
Having a 50 win season is a big deal for any franchise. It's a symbol that you're a team to be reckoned with and have the potential to go deep into the playoffs. For a franchise like the New York Knicks who haven't won 50 games in a single season...

Should New York Knicks Bring Back J.R. Smith After the Season is Over?
March 21st, 2013 at 11:19 AM
J.R. Smith has enjoyed some of his best basketball as a member of the New York Knicks. His relationship with Mike Woodson has brought the best out in Smith and kept him focused on basketball. However, Smith can be wildly inconsistent. Should the Knicks re-sign him in the off-season or...

New York Knicks End Losing Streak Against Utah Jazz Even Without Carmelo Anthony
March 19th, 2013 at 1:21 PM
After losing four games by about 20 points in a row while watching some of their best players get injured, the New York Knicks ended their west coast trip with a victory. Monday night the Knicks were able to defeat the Utah Jazz 90-83. They'll now head back east hoping...

New York Knicks’ Steve Novak Hoping to Take Make a Splash in NBA Three-Point Shootout
February 10th, 2013 at 8:00 AM
The NBA Three-Point Shootout is held on the Saturday before the annual All-Star Game as part of the All-Star Weekend. The participants attempt to make as many three-point field goals as possible within a minute from five positions behind the three-point arc. Participants begin in one corner of the court and move around the three point...

New York Knicks Interested in Phoenix Suns’ Jared Dudley
February 9th, 2013 at 5:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** The New York Knicks are a win-now team. They are in second place in the Eastern Conference and have Amare Stoudemire, Carmelo Anthony, Tyson Chandler, Raymond Felton and J.R. Smith all in the prime of their careers. As a result, they are looking around the league to see if...

What is the Reggie Miller Rule and How Could It Effect the New York Knicks?
December 15th, 2012 at 8:00 AM
Nearly every year the Competition Committee gets together in the off-season and discusses if there's something that needs to be changed or implemented in order to improve competition. These rules effect all teams, including the New York Knicks. This season the NBA has expanded the use of replay, made officials...

New York Knicks Will Use Veteran Kurt Thomas Along with Carmelo Anthony to Hold Down the Power Forward Position
October 23rd, 2012 at 7:00 AM
Amar'e Stoudemire will be out for 2-3 weeks due to a cyst on his knee. Replacing the All-star power forward will be veteran Kurt Thomas. Thomas is known for smart and tough defense as well as his ability to hit the 15-foot jumper.  Kurt Thomas, at the age of forty, will not...

New York Knicks Officially Announce the Signing of Veteran Rasheed Wallace
October 3rd, 2012 at 2:43 PM
It was one of the worst kept secrets of the off-season. The New York Knicks had been flirting with Rasheed Wallace for a while and were trying to get him to come out of retirement to join their veteran laden roster. Today the Knicks announced that they have officially signed...

New York Knicks Planning an Early Training Camp September 10
September 6th, 2012 at 8:00 AM
Over the last few seasons the New York Knicks have concentrated on increasing their talent level in hopes to reach a point when they could seriously compete for an NBA title. During the 2010 off-season they were able to sign Amare Stoudemire and bring respectability back to the franchise. During the...

The New York Knicks Showing Interest in Donte Greene
August 17th, 2012 at 8:00 AM
One of the free agents the New York Knicks are showing interest in is Donte Greene. The 6'11", 226 pound forward has the ability to play both small forward and power forward and could bring youth to the Knicks roster. The 24 year old is an underrated talent who could...