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New York Knicks’ Derek Fisher Will not Be Disappointed If Team Misses Playoffs
February 3rd, 2016 at 5:17 PM
After the New York Knicks 97-89 loss to the Boston Celtics at Madison Square Garden last night, the reality of the season seems to have set in on owner James Dolan. Not just on him, though, but the players and head coach Derek Fisher as well. Carmelo Anthony took to...

Phil Jackson Wanted Luke Walton to Join Derek Fisher’s New York Knicks Staff
February 2nd, 2016 at 9:10 AM
When Phil Jackson took the reins of the New York Knicks, his first choice for his head coach was Steve Kerr, who rebuffed Jackson for the head coaching job of the Golden State Warriors. Jackson then turned to Derek Fisher, who had just retired as a player and had never...

New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony not Concerned About Knee Soreness
January 25th, 2016 at 2:33 PM
New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony had surgery on his left knee early last year. He missed the second half of the 2014-15 season because of it, and finished up his rehabilitation at the end of October, just as the season was beginning. After missing a couple of games with...

New York Knicks Rookie Kristaps Porzingis Drops Weight, Uses Breakfast to Regain
January 25th, 2016 at 1:47 PM
When Phil Jackson and the New York Knicks decided to draft Kristaps Porzingis with the 4th pick in the 2015 NBA Draft, they knew he needed to put on weight. So did Porzingis. Between July and November, Porzingis put on 11 pounds, but after the season started he began to...

NBA Game Night: New York Knicks (22-23) at Charlotte Hornets (20-23)
January 23rd, 2016 at 3:57 PM
The New York Knicks were the unfortunate recipient of the rage of the Los Angeles Clippers anger over being blown out by the Cleveland Cavaliers the night before. The loss snapped a six-game home winning streak by the Knicks, who have still been unable to get over the .500 hump....