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New York Knicks’ Metta World Peace Open to Trade
February 8th, 2014 at 10:23 PM
When the New York Knicks were able to sign Metta World Peace this off-season it was thought of as a major impact move. He was suppose to bring them a veteran presence who could help lead the team and bring a defensive mind set to the court. He was also...

New York Knicks Find Turmoil After Alleged Meeting Between James Dolan and Carmelo Anthony
February 8th, 2014 at 2:23 AM
***PHOTO1*** While the New York Knicks 117-90 victory over the Denver Nuggets on Friday night might have stopped the bleeding for the time being, word has come out (via the Daily News) that Knicks' owner James Dolan had a recent meeting with Carmelo Anthony about the direction the Knicks should be...

New York Knicks’ J.R. Smith No Defensive Expert
January 25th, 2014 at 10:19 PM
Playing-wise J.R. Smith came to the New York Knicks with similar complaints about his game as fellow former Denver Nuggets player Carmelo Anthony. Smith was always considered more of a knucklehead than Anthony but both were considered weak defenders who thrive on the offensive end. As it turns out, they can...

New York Knicks Set Friday Night Curfew Prior to Another 12 P.m. Start
December 21st, 2013 at 3:59 AM
***PHOTO1*** They say desperate times call for desperate measures and for the New York Knicks (8-17) that meant setting a curfew (rumored to be 10:00 p.m.) on Friday night in anticipation of another dreaded 12:00 p.m. start on Saturday afternoon against the Memphis Grizzlies (10-15). According to Peter Botte of the Daily...

Chicago Bulls’ Tom Thibodeau New York Knicks Next Head Coach?
December 18th, 2013 at 11:23 AM
The New York Knicks organization has done plenty of foolish things over the years. However, one of the most foolish was allowing a superstar coach such as Tom Thibodeau slip through their hands. Thibodeau was once an assistant on Jeff Van Gundy's staff, was sent packing, gained fame as the...

New York Knicks Organization Want a Change in Starting Five
November 19th, 2013 at 8:00 AM
Mike Woodson has had a lot of success as New York Knicks head coach. However, he's also taken a lot of heat for the teams disappointing start to the season. However, it's become clear that he's not the one making all of the calls when it comes to who plays...

Could New York Knicks and Los Angeles Lakers Become Trade Partners?
November 14th, 2013 at 7:00 AM
A disappointing start to the 2013-14 season has New York Knicks fans wondering wondering when the next shoe will drop. Some want the team to make a move for another center after watching Tyson Chandler fall to the floor with a broken leg. For now, the team seems content with...

Could the End Be Nearing for New York Knicks Coach Mike Woodson?
November 10th, 2013 at 10:22 PM
***PHOTO1*** After the New York Knicks awful 31-point loss to the San Antonio Spurs on Sunday and their record dropping to 2-4 in the process, there are whispers that coach Mike Woodson’s job may be in jeopardy. As if it wasn't before. According to Frank Isola of the Daily News, Woodson met...

New York Knicks Will Look to Bench Players to Fill Void Left by Tyson Chandler Injury
November 9th, 2013 at 2:44 PM
In the wake of Tyson Chandler’s injury, the New York Knicks will not look to sign a big man in his place. Instead, the burden will fall to several New York Knicks players, including Amar’e Stoudemire, Kenyon Martin and Andrea Bargani.  During a November 5th game with the Charlotte Bobcats, Tyson...

New York Knicks Keeping Mike Woodson Around
September 30th, 2013 at 6:40 PM
Many people have a problem with Mike Woodson's rotations, offensive and defensive schemes and loyalty towards veteran players. However, it's hard to argue with his results since taking over as head coach of the New York Knicks. Since replacing Mike D'Antoni as Knicks' coach in the 2011-12 season, he's compiled a...

Is Earl Barron the Answer for the New York Knicks 15th Roster Spot?
September 19th, 2013 at 8:00 AM
Would it surprise anyone if the New York Knicks filled their 15th roster spot with a backup center to play behind Tyson Chandler? What's more, would it surprise anyone if Glen Grunwald decided to sign Earl Barron to fill that spot? Most Knicks fans are looking at the remaining centers...

Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame Welcomes Two Former New York Knicks
September 10th, 2013 at 12:45 PM
Sometimes it takes longer for some than it does for others but for the most part if you're Hall of Fame worthy you eventually get it. However, for some the wait must seem like forever. Recently, the NBA inducted their 2013 Hall of Fame class into the Naismith Basketball Hall of...

New York Knicks’ Legend Patrick Ewing Went to Georgetown Because of KKK
August 30th, 2013 at 8:00 AM
New York Knicks hall of fame center Patrick Ewing had a very good college career playing at the University of Georgetown. In fact, he was able to to lead the Hoyas to a national championship. However, could you imagine how dominant North Carolina could have been had Ewing joined Michael...

New York Knicks Free Agent Watch; Metta World Peace Clears Waivers
July 14th, 2013 at 7:42 PM
When Dwight Howard chose to leave the Los Angeles Lakers the team was forced to look into Plan B. That plan was to start a cost cutting campaign. The team looked into ways they could save money and decided to use their Amnesty Clause on Metta World Peace. While World...

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’ Mike Woodson Must Prove Worth During 2013-14 Season
June 19th, 2013 at 8:00 AM
Mike Woodson's start as the New York Knicks head coach has been outstanding. New York has posted a 72-34 record since he took over late in the 2011-12 season. That's the best start any Knicks coach has ever had. However, he'll have to continue that success and show more success...

Patrick Ewing Expects Rough Transition for Brooklyn Nets’ Head Coach Jason Kidd
June 15th, 2013 at 8:00 AM
Patrick Ewing is one of the greatest players of all time. So is Jason Kidd. Ewing put together a Hall of Fame career with the New York Knicks, Seattle SuperSonics and the Orlando Magic. Kidd put together his Hall of Fame career with the Dallas Mavericks, Phoenix Suns, New Jersey...

Rasheed Wallace’s Future with New York Knicks Unclear
June 12th, 2013 at 8:00 AM
Rasheed Wallace came back from a two year retirement to play for Mike Woodson who he knew from his days with the Detroit Pistons. The signing was considered an afterthought. Wallace was basically the last or second to last roster spot and after two years off he couldn't be an...

Should New York Knicks Hire Jason Kidd as a Coach?
June 11th, 2013 at 12:00 PM
We know Jason Kidd has become a viable option to be the next head coach of the Brooklyn Nets. However, he never played in Brooklyn. The only place he's suited up in New York was in Madison Square Garden for the New York Knicks. Should the Knicks attempt to bring...

Former New York Knicks’ Point Guard Jason Kidd Serious Candidate for Brooklyn Nets Head Coaching Job
June 11th, 2013 at 8:00 AM
When Jason Kidd decided to retire after 19 seasons in the NBA people immediately talked about how he could be a quality coach in the future. There were plenty of New York Knicks' fans who thought he should join the Knicks staff as an assistant. However, he recently threw his...