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New York Knicks’ Rookie Langston Galloway One of Few Bright Spots in Disastrous Season
April 14th, 2015 at 6:18 PM
Despite the New York Knicks putting together its worst season in years, the development of rookie guard Langston Galloway has provided a glimmer of hope as the team looks to rebuild in the offseason. ***PHOTO1*** After a prestigious collegiate career at St. Joseph's University, Galloway went undrafted in the 2014 NBA Draft...

New York Knicks Will Re-sign Andrea Bargnani If He’ll Accepts Veteran’s Minimum
April 7th, 2015 at 8:50 PM
The trade between the New York Knicks and Toronto Raptors for Andrea Bargnani has largely been an embarrassment for the Knicks. Not only did it cost them yet another first-round draft pick, Bargnani has spend a large part of his time in New York injured. That being said, when healthy...

New York Knicks Draft Watch; Rookie Success Versus Long-term Projection
April 6th, 2015 at 5:27 PM
There's been plenty of talk about who the New York Knicks should take if they end up with the number one pick in the 2015 NBA Draft. Most of it has focused around Jahlil Okafor and Karl-Anthony Towns. Besides system fit, one of the factors that comes into play when...

New York Knicks Aiming for Youth This Summer
April 2nd, 2015 at 10:38 PM
This off-season the New York Knicks will look to add skilled players to their roster. They'll be looking for players who can compliment Carmelo Anthony and fit the triangle offense. However, their top goal will be adding youth to their roster. ***PHOTO1*** You may have seen that the New York Post reported...

New York Knicks Viewpoint; Kentucky’s Karl-Anthony Towns Versus Detroit Pistons’ Greg Monroe
March 31st, 2015 at 6:28 PM
Many, including this Knicks 101 writer, believe Kentucky's Karl-Anthony Towns is the best player in the upcoming 2015 NBA Draft. It would be fantastic if the New York Knicks would land him with their selection. That being said, the Detroit Pistons' Greg Monroe is a free agent in the off-season....

Former New York Knicks’ Amare Stoudemire Looking Forward to Long Career
March 30th, 2015 at 8:40 PM
When former New York Knicks big man Amare Stoudemire joined the Dallas Mavericks many thought he'd retire after the season and ride into the sunset. Instead Stoudemire intends on continuing his career for years to come. ***PHOTO1*** Amare Stoudemire probably thought he was joining a much better Dallas Mavericks team than the...

What If New York Knicks Get Fourth Pick?
March 27th, 2015 at 7:54 AM
Many have argued who the New York Knicks should select with the first pick in the 2015 NBA Draft. Some say they have to pick Jahlil Okafor. Others claim the obvious pick is Karl-Anthony Towns. Some have even made a case for taking D'Angelo Russell in a guard driven league....

Should New York Knicks Re-sign Alexey Shved?
March 24th, 2015 at 8:40 PM
How many New York Knicks fans knew who Alexey Shved was before he joined the team? Probably not many. Even less expected him to stick around with the team let alone make an impact. Instead, Shved has been one of the few bright spots on an otherwise terrible roster. The...

Should New York Knicks Re-sign Cole Aldrich?
March 24th, 2015 at 7:50 PM
After looking like a complete bust at the beginning of his career, Cole Aldrich has seemingly found a home with the New York Knicks. Will Phil Jackson re-sign Aldrich in the off-season? ***PHOTO1*** Cole Aldrich is not a superstar. However, he's proved that his skills have greatly improved since entering the NBA...

Former New York Knicks’ Metta World Peace Italy Bound
March 24th, 2015 at 7:11 PM
After being mistreated by Mike Woodson and leaving the New York Knicks many expected Metta World Peace to return to Madison Square Garden following Phil Jackson becoming the team President. Instead he took his talents to China. Now he'll continue his world tour playing professionally in Italy. ***PHOTO1*** When Metta World Peace...

New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony Puts Rental on Market
March 20th, 2015 at 6:33 PM
New York Knicks' Carmelo Anthony is selling his rental. No, that doesn't mean he's leaving New York City. It means he's moving on to bigger and better things. He's relocating his family to a new unit he bought. ***PHOTO1*** Apparently Carmelo Anthony's maximum contract with the New York Knicks has finally made...

New York Knicks Took Page Out of San Antonio Spurs’ Book
March 20th, 2015 at 4:01 PM
The move was subtle. It went largely unnoticed and didn't get much attention from the strongest of supporters or critics. However, when the New York Knicks traded for the 57th pick of the 2014 NBA Draft in order to select Louis Labeyrie of France, they pulled a page out of...

New York Knicks Give Ricky Ledo 10-day Contract
March 19th, 2015 at 7:26 AM
With Tim Hardaway Jr. suffering from a wrist injury and Jose Calderon still on the sidelines the New York Knicks have decided to fill their 15th roster spot. New York has signed youngster Ricky Ledo to a 10-day contract. ***PHOTO1*** It seems like the New York Knicks were able to trade Amare...

Former New York Knicks’ Charles Oakley not Impressed with Current NBA
March 15th, 2015 at 8:09 PM
Charles Oakley played in the last era of the NBA when men were men. When he played you earned it when you drove to the rim. Games were chippy. Players were tough. Fouls were borderline violent. Players were fundamentally sound. That's not the way it is anymore and Oakley is...

New York Knicks 2015 Draft Watch: Charles Barkley, Reggie Miller Would Take Karl-Anthony Towns
March 14th, 2015 at 11:59 PM
There's been plenty of debate on who should be the top pick in the upcoming 2015 NBA Draft. Jahlil Okafor was once considered a shoe-in to be picked first but now experts aren't so sure. Charles Barkley and Reggie Miller believe the New York Knicks should select Karl-Anthony Towns if...

NBPA Wants to Lower Next CBA’s Minimum Draft Age
March 12th, 2015 at 9:37 PM
There's always been contention on how old a player should be when entering the NBA. Should they be able to come right out of high school? Should they be forced to be 18,19,20 years old before entering the NBA Draft? The NBPA works to benefit players and since the sooner...

Former New York Knicks’ Guard Toure Murry Joining Washington Wizards
March 12th, 2015 at 3:09 PM
When former New York Knicks' guard Toure Murry was let go by the Utah Jazz many believed he'd find his way back to the Big Apple. As it turned out, that never materialized. Instead, Murry will join the Washington Wizards on their way towards the playoffs. ***PHOTO1*** Toure Murry seems like a...

New York Knicks’ Willis Reed Once Faught Los Angeles Lakers Team by Himself
March 11th, 2015 at 12:46 PM
When modern day athletes get into fights on the court the media and fans act like it's the end of the world. None of the classic players or legends would ever have done that. They knew better than to act that way. Right? Maybe not. Video has surfaced of New...

New York Knicks Considering Re-signing Andrea Bargnani
March 9th, 2015 at 8:36 PM
After bring traded to the New York Knicks the message to Andrea Bargnani was simple. Either he'd succeed or his NBA career would likely be over. Since joining the Knicks he's been all offense, no defense and mostly disappointment. However, his success of late on a losing team without Carmelo...

New York Knicks Should Target Houston Rockets’ Patrick Beverley
March 6th, 2015 at 8:36 PM
In the light of the news that Wesley Matthews of the Portland Trail Blazers has ruptured his achilles, the New York Knicks can no longer consider him as a can't-miss upgrade at shooting guard. As a result, they must be willing to negotiate and pay Patrick Beverley enough the Houston...