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ESPN Drops New York Knicks Broadcast
January 23rd, 2015 at 1:53 PM
The New York Knicks have won their last two games so things are certainly looking a bit better for the worst team in the league. However, to say this team has struggled would be a gross understatement. In fact, Knicks games can be hard to watch sometimes. Apparently ESPN has...

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...

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...

Former New York Knicks Guard J.R. Smith Plans High Shooting Volume with Cleveland Cavaliers
January 7th, 2015 at 8:44 PM
After being traded to the Cleveland Cavaliers, former New York Knicks guard J.R. Smith is planning on doing what he does best. He plans on shooting and shooting often. The Cleveland media may find him funny right now but they'll soon learn he's a man of his word. ***PHOTO1*** J.R. Smith plays...

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....

NBA May Reduce Number of Preseason Games
December 30th, 2014 at 2:50 PM
NFL fans have complained about preseason games relentlessly. However, NFL teams play a fraction of the regular season games NBA teams do. After hearing complaints from LeBron James, Dirk Nowitzki, Erick Spoelstra and others calling for the NBA to consider reducing the number of games in a season the Commissioners...

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver Supports Players Who Honor Eric Garner Despite Clothing Rules Violations
December 22nd, 2014 at 10:30 AM
It probably wouldn't have happened on David Stern's watch. He was very strict on the NBA dress code. However, with commissioner Adam Silver in charge we've seen shirts honoring Eric Garner that read “I Can’t Breathe” worn by NBA stars during warm ups. While Silver would rather players follow the...

Dallas Mavericks Acquire Rajon Rondo from Boston Celtics; Knicks were Interested
December 18th, 2014 at 11:01 PM
On Thursday night, Phil Jackson tried to make an upgrade to the rather lowly New York Knicks, but he swung and missed on landing Rajon Rondo. ***PHOTO1*** Instead, it was the Dallas Mavericks, who were already in advanced stages of trade talks with the Boston Celtics, as the Mavericks acquired the All...

Brooklyn Nets Fan Carried Out of Madison Square Garden Dies
December 16th, 2014 at 9:52 PM
It wasn't long ago that the story broke about a one-legged Brooklyn Nets fan being carried out of Madison Square Garden by security. That fan, Jeffrey Vanchiro, known by the name Jeffrey Gamblero passed away on December 14. His fiancee claims Jeffrey was emotionally disturbed following the incident at the...

New York Knicks Security Carries One-legged Brooklyn Nets Fan Out
December 7th, 2014 at 12:08 PM
It wouldn't surprise anyone if things got ugly during a New York Knicks, Brooklyn Nets game. After all, both teams are pretty bad and there's a major rivalry throughout the city between them. However, seeing a one-legged fan carried out by security may have dropped the ugliness to a new...

TNT’s Craig Sager Nearing Television Return Following Leukemia Battle
December 3rd, 2014 at 8:19 PM
Craig Sager has been known for his sideline reporting and interesting wardrobe choices for years. However, he's been off television for over six months while battling leukemia. Well things are about to change. Sager could just be thankful he's able to fight off his illness and remain home on the...

Dallas Mavericks Owner Mark Cuban Speaks Poorly About New York Knicks’ Coach Derek Fisher
December 1st, 2014 at 8:59 PM
It's no secret that Mark Cuban was mad that Derek Fisher eventually joined the Oklahoma City Thunder after asking for his release from the Dallas Mavericks. Ever since then, Cuban has taken verbal jabs at Fisher through different media outlets. Now Cuban's taken his gripe to the next level by...

New York Knicks’ Amare Stoudemire Calls Out Officiating
November 27th, 2014 at 10:15 PM
In sports one thing that is a universal truth amongst all leagues is that you don't talk poorly about officiating. Organizations can't do it. Coaches can't do it. Players can't do it. It's basically an automatic way to find yourself donating money to the league. Maybe Amare Stoudemire doesn't mind...

Phil Jackson Puts December Deadline on New York Knicks Growth
November 24th, 2014 at 12:13 AM
Both Phil Jackson and Derek Fisher have preached patients since taking over the New York Knicks. They knew it would take time to get everyone playing together and with the same things in mind after introducing the triangle offense. That being said, eventually the players need to either show something...

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver Advocates for Sports Gambling
November 21st, 2014 at 2:06 PM
The NBA has already struck a partnership with the one-day fantasy site FanDuel. So it's not overly surprising that NBA commissioner Adam Silver believes sports gambling should be legalized and regulated. Remember, when NBA commissioner Adam Silver speaks he's doing so as a representative of the owners. Also remember, owners are...

Former New York Knicks’ Wayne Ellington’s Father Shot Dead
November 11th, 2014 at 8:21 PM
Wayne Ellington was only on the New York Knicks for a brief amount of time. In fact, he was never able to suit up in the orange and blue. instead he found his way to the west coast where he joined the Los Angeles Lakers. However, Sunday tragedy struck as...

NBA to Experiment with Coaching Challenges with D-League
November 4th, 2014 at 10:14 PM
The expansion of instant replay in sports has become more and more popular. One of the parts of that process that fans have seen come to life in recent years is the ability for coaches to challenge calls they think may have been ruled incorrectly. However, there aren't coaching challenges...

Los Angeles Lakers not Good Enough for New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony
October 16th, 2014 at 9:27 PM
Carmelo Anthony and where he'd sign this past free agency period was one of the biggest stories of the NBA off-season. Where he'd eventually end up was a matter of opinion that varied greatly and few agreed on. Some named the Houston Rockets. Some said he'd sign with the Chicago...