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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...

New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony Rips ‘Tanking’; Bad Mindset for Players to Have
January 22nd, 2015 at 11:55 AM
Some think that the New York Knicks should be in an all-blown tanking mode for the rest of the 2014-2015 season, especially since they're on the verge of having another sub-.500 season. ***PHOTO1*** The likely prize in the NBA Draft is Jahlil Okafor out of Duke; someone the Knicks could use and...

New York Knicks Shopping Pablo Prigioni Around NBA
January 21st, 2015 at 8:35 PM
At this point the New York Knicks are in fire sale mode. They are basically willing to trade anyone not named Carmelo Anthony. That includes veteran point guard Pablo Prigioni who is now on the block. ***PHOTO1*** Pablo Prigioni is a solid point guard. If he were more aggressive offensively he'd be...

How Does New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony’s Leadership Compare with Cleveland Cavaliers’ LeBron James?
January 21st, 2015 at 3:34 PM
There's been a lot said about Carmelo Anthony over the years. He shoots too much, he's a ball hog, he doesn't play defense, he isn't a winner. Sound familiar? Another part of his criticism is his leadership. So how does his close friend and former teammate J.R. Smith think his...

New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony Buying Hot 97
January 20th, 2015 at 7:31 PM
Carmelo Anthony's wife LaLa is the one known for her connection to the music business. After all, most originally put their eyes on the beauty when she worked for MTv. However, it's Carmelo who is delving into the music business now. He and a group are in talks to buy...

Milwaukee Bucks’ Giannis Antetokounmpo Believes New York Knicks Could Use Brother
January 20th, 2015 at 5:29 PM
At this point, the New York Knicks should be thinking about playing and developing their youth. However, they've chosen not to call Thanasis Antetokounmpo up from the Westchester Knicks as of yet. His brother, Milwaukee Bucks' Giannis, believes Thanasis is ready to play on the NBA level and could help...

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 Sign D-League Callup Langston Galloway to 2nd 10-Day Contract
January 18th, 2015 at 1:13 PM
So far, so good for Langston Galloway, as he's made it this far in his first stint with the New York Knicks. ***PHOTO1*** He was called up from the D-League Westchester Knicks shortly after Samuel Dalembert was waived this past month and was signed to a 10-day contract. In his first four...

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...

NBA Rumors: New York Knicks Considering Buying Out Amar’e Stoudemire’s Contract
January 14th, 2015 at 12:56 PM
Earlier in the week, we had reported that the New York Knicks were not going to consider trading Amar'e Stoudemire despite the fact that they had already dealt Iman Shumpert and J.R. Smith, had waived Samuel Dalembert and are trying to trade Jose Calderon and Andrea Bargnani. ***PHOTO1*** However, the Knicks are...

NBA Trade Rumors: Knicks Aren’t Looking to Trade Amar’e Stoudemire; Could Look to Re-Sign After Season
January 12th, 2015 at 2:52 PM
While the New York Knicks are simply blowing up their team and trading off players and parts to shed salary cap for the 2015-2016 offseason, it looks like they might keep at least one of their more expensive players on the team. ***PHOTO1*** Ian Begley and Marc Stein of ESPN New York...

NBA Trade Rumors: Knicks Looking to Actively Trade Jose Calderon, Andrea Bargnani
January 12th, 2015 at 1:52 PM
Last week, it has been reported that the New York Knicks might have had a deal in place to move Jose Calderon to the Orlando Magic, but thus far, that deal has yet to happen. ***PHOTO1*** With the team having off until Thursday, as they will travel to London to play the...

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...

NBA Trade Rumors: Knicks Discussing Deal to Send Jose Calderon, Quincy Acy to Orlando Magic
January 8th, 2015 at 3:27 PM
It's not a shock that less than 48 hours after it was reported that the New York Knicks were working to trade starting point guard Jose Calderon to clear even more cap room. ***PHOTO1*** So it comes as no surprise that there is talk around the league right now that the Knicks...

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...

NBA Trade Rumors: New York Knicks Will Try to Trade Jose Calderon Next
January 7th, 2015 at 1:51 AM
Phil Jackson has seen enough when it comes to the New York Knicks 2014-2015 season and hit the reset button. Iman Shumpert and J.R. Smith were traded and Samuel Dalembert was waived on Monday night before the team lost their 12th straight game. ***PHOTO1*** Now, as the team is basically prepared to...

New York Knicks Sign Langston Galloway from D-League Team to 10-Day Contract
January 6th, 2015 at 7:38 PM
The New York Knicks are already admitting defeat on the 2014-2015 season when they sent Iman Shumpert, J.R. Smith and Samuel Dalembert out of town on Monday night. At 5-32, the writing is on the wall that it's not going to be a good season. ***PHOTO1*** So to see what they have...

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...