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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...

Injured Wesley Matthews Still New York Knicks Free Agent Target?
March 6th, 2015 at 2:44 PM
Wesley Matthews was expected to be one of the New York Knicks key free agent targets. He's a shooting guard who plays offense and defense. He's also a player who the Portland Trail Blazers would probably have to sacrifice because of the other players they need to spend money on....

New York Knicks’ Top Free Agent Target Greg Monroe Could Remain with Detroit Pistons
March 2nd, 2015 at 7:25 PM
Greg Monroe is one of the youngest and best free agents in the 2015 class. He's also widely expected to leave the Detroit Pistons. The New York Knicks are expected to be one of his top suitors. However, with their resurgence re-signing with the Pistons has become a real possibility. ***PHOTO1*** No...

Chicago Bulls’ Jimmy Butler Eyeing New York Knicks
March 2nd, 2015 at 7:21 AM
During the upcoming 2015 NBA free agency period Jimmy Butler of the Chicago Bulls will be a restricted free agent. That means the Bulls will have the chance to match any offer Butler is able to get on the market. That being said, the Bulls are pretty well tapped out...

New York Knicks’ Phil Jackson Scouting Potential 2015 NBA Draft First-Round Pick OSU’s D’Angelo Russell
March 1st, 2015 at 5:31 PM
Many NBA fans, personnel and reporters have criticized Phil Jackson for his level of commitment to the New York Knicks as their president. He's openly stated his intent not to scout very much or travel with the team to road games. However, he will make it a point to scout...

First African-American NBA Player, Earl Lloyd, Dead at 86
February 28th, 2015 at 10:30 PM
Everyone has had someone clear the way for them either in life, in the way they live or in their profession. When it comes to African-American athletes breaking the barrier most think of Jackie Robinson. However, the first African-American NBA player went by the name of Earl Lloyd. Lloyd died...

Former New York Knicks’ Guard Baron Davis Planning NBA Return
February 28th, 2015 at 9:32 PM
At one time, Baron Davis was one of the very best and most athletic point guards in the NBA. However, once he joined the New York Knicks he was a shell of himself. Eventually he suffered an injury that appeared to end his career.Now we're finding out that Davis might...

Shane Battier Describes New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony as Predictable
February 28th, 2015 at 8:36 PM
Today basketball players have no fundamentals. Most are offensively oriented and that's it. As a result of all these one-way players the NBA has become filled with specialists. Some players are passers, some are shooters, some are rebounders and others are defenders. New York Knicks' Carmelo Anthony is a scorer....