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Category: ‘NBA Free Agency’

Orlando Magic’ Tobias Harris Eyeing New York Knicks
January 23rd, 2015 at 2:51 PM
Take a second and think about where you've previously read about the connection between Tobias Harris and the New York Knicks. That's right, once again Knicks 101 was ahead of the curve. Now that other media outlets have caught up it's being reported that the Orlando Magic forward is interested...

Charles Barkley Calls New York Knicks Triangle Offense ‘stupid’
January 19th, 2015 at 3:18 PM
The biggest problem with using the triangle offense isn't the system itself. It's not having the players fit to play in that system that has led to the New York Knicks having such a terrible season. In fact, Hall of Fame player Charles Barkley believes the Knicks are 'stupid' to...

New York Knicks, Los Angeles Lakers Biggest Competitors for Greg Monroe
January 15th, 2015 at 9:40 PM
Greg Monroe is going to be one of the top targets Phil Jackson and the New York Knicks look to sign in the off-season. If they can land Marc Gasol that would be ideal but after him Monroe is the next top center on the market. However, there will be...

Could New York Knicks Re-Sign Amare Stoudemire?
January 14th, 2015 at 4:08 PM
The possibility of Amare Stoudemire continuing his career with the New York Knicks beyond his current contract is not a new concept for Knicks 101. After all, this isn't the first time the topic has been broached here. With the team not looking to trade him and the front office...

New York Knicks Sign Recently Waived Lou Amundson, Lance Thomas
January 10th, 2015 at 9:09 PM
The New York Knicks have made two roster additions. After trading for and waiving Lou Amundson and Lance Thomas the Knicks have now signed both veterans to 10-day contracts. ***PHOTO1*** Some New York Knicks fans will question why the team decided to waive Lou Amundson and Lance Thomas if they were going...

Will New York Knicks Lose Out on Greg Monroe to Detroit Pistons?
January 8th, 2015 at 11:07 PM
It's no secret that Greg Monroe didn't want to return to the Detroit Pistons this season. In fact, he was willing to sign a one-year deal to have the chance to pick where he'd be playing next season. However, with the Pistons under new management and heading in a new...

New York Knicks Made Three-Team Trade for ‘style’ Change
January 6th, 2015 at 7:18 PM
Yesterday the New York Knicks were one of three teams involved in a trade that allowed them to clear more salary going into the off-season. While it's a move that won’t do anything to improve the team this season it could go a long way to improving the team moving...

Utah Jazz Release Former New York Knicks’ Toure Murry
January 5th, 2015 at 8:24 PM
Many New York Knicks fans wanted Toure Murry on the team with season. Despite limited play last season he impressed when given his opportunities. However, he was able to get a deal with the Utah Jazz instead. Unfortunately, it didn't work out for him in Utah and Murry has been...

Samuel Dalembert’s Days with New York Knicks Numbered
January 5th, 2015 at 7:24 PM
As speculated by Knicks 101 yesterday, Samuel Dalembert may be either traded or released to create a roster spot for a young player such as Langston Galloway. While the veteran big man hasn't had very much success with the New York Knicks this season there's little doubt that he could...

New York Knicks Need More Young Guns
January 4th, 2015 at 9:24 AM
The time is quickly approaching that the New York Knicks need to stop worrying about this season and start planning solely for the future. That might mean shutting Carmelo Anthony down for the rest of the season and either trading veterans or just cutting bait with them to make room...

New York Knicks Benefit from Losing?
January 3rd, 2015 at 7:07 AM
After watching your favorite team lose to the so-called worst team in the NBA you have to ask yourself if what's best for the team is to turn things around or lose for better positioning in the NBA Draft. Tonight the New York Knicks lost 97-81 to the Detroit Pistons....

Former New York Knicks Forward Kenyon Martin Getting Interest Around the League
January 2nd, 2015 at 5:07 PM
Kenyon Martin was one of the players that brought toughness to the New York Knicks. Despite having one of the worst looking jump shots in the NBA he was very good around the rim and was able to make an impact on the defensive end of the floor despite his...

New York Knicks’ Phil Jackson Christmas Says 2015 Will Be Better than 2014
December 26th, 2014 at 9:12 AM
It's pretty clear by now that the 2014 New York Knicks are a bad basketball team. To say that next season's Knicks team will be improved from the the current product on the court isn't that lofty of a statement. However, Phil Jackson promises a team that not only plays...

How Should New York Knicks Rebuild Next Off-season?
December 23rd, 2014 at 7:07 AM
The New York Knicks are in the midst of a terrible season. It's hard to watch. It could be labeled a forgettable season if it weren't for the nightmares the team has given its fan base. With a superstar intact, how should the Knicks rebuild in the off-season? ***PHOTO1*** Before talking about...

Phoenix Suns’ Goran Dragic: New York Knicks are Definitely an Option for Me in Free Agency
December 22nd, 2014 at 9:27 PM
This past week, the New York Knicks got a glimpse of one player who might want to take his talents east next season and play in the bright lights. ***PHOTO1*** Goran Dragic, who only scored 10 points in the Phoenix Suns 99-90 win over the Knicks, is one of the headliners at...

New York Knicks’ Iman Shumpert’s Shoulder Injury Impact
December 21st, 2014 at 7:21 AM
It sure seems like Iman Shumpert gets injured right around the time of the season where trades happen the most doesn't it? Well, he's hurt again. New York Knicks fans know very well that Shumpert truly hurt his shoulder. No one is accusing him of faking anything. That being said,...

New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony Done Talking About Chicago Bulls
December 18th, 2014 at 9:13 PM
Ever since Carmelo Anthony chose to re-sign with the New York Knicks instead of joining the Chicago Bulls all fans have heard from the media is how much Anthony loved Chicago and wanted to join the Bulls. It's been well determined that money caused Anthony to stick around with the...

New York Knicks Chemistry Challenged by Expiring Contracts
December 17th, 2014 at 9:18 PM
There's no doubt that trying to get a roster full of players that know they wont be around after the season to buy into a system, a new way of playing and to listen to a first-time head coach is a major challenge. It's one that the New York Knicks...

New York Knicks Losing Hope in Signing Free Agent Marc Gasol
December 7th, 2014 at 7:06 PM
The plan for the New York Knicks under Phil Jackson has always been to re-sign Carmelo Anthony and then build a contending team around him during the 2015 off-season and beyond. Jackson did well bringing Anthony back but has watched the team flounder this season. That being said, this is...

Former New York Knicks’ Jordan Hill Re-signed with Los Angeles Lakers Because Mike D’Antoni Didn’t
December 6th, 2014 at 8:43 AM
During Mike D'Antoni's time with the New York Knicks many things happened that could make you scratch your head. One was when the Knicks drafted Jordan Hill eighth overall. After claiming he'd be the next Amare Stoudemire, D'Antoni quickly changed his mind and started badmouthing the young big man. That...