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New York Knicks Trading for Houston Rockets’ Omer Asik, Jeremy Lin?
February 13th, 2014 at 12:42 PM
Two years ago Jeremy Lin was a rising star on the New York Knicks. He then signed a free agent contract with the Houston Rockets, where he became the starting point guard and later moved to the sixth man position. Omer Asik was the starting center when Lin arrived in Houston. However, Asik was displaced by the signing...

New York Knicks Should Trade Tyson Chandler
February 10th, 2014 at 1:20 AM
When the New York Knicks used the Amnesty Clause on Chauncey Billups in order to clear cap room for the Tyson Chandler signing it was felt that the Knicks may have put the best frontcourt in the NBA together. Who was going to stop the combination of Chandler, Amare Stoudemire...

New York Knicks Tried to Sign Andrew Bynum
February 8th, 2014 at 9:35 PM
By now you've heard the news that Andrew Bynum has become a member of the Indiana Pacers. Some were for the New York Knicks trying to sign him, but others had their reservations. It's fairly easy to make an argument either for or against adding Bynum to an NBA roster....

Former New York Knicks Big Man Jared Jeffries Has His Own Fishing Show
February 1st, 2014 at 12:10 AM
Jared Jeffries had two different stints with the New York Knicks during his NBA career. After his playing days were over he joined the Denver Nuggets front office as a scout. Now the former-player-turned-executive will now become a reality star after landing a fishing show on the Outdoor Network. ***PHOTO1*** It shouldn't surprise...

New York Knicks Assign Their Youngsters to D-League Affiliate Erie BayHawks
January 30th, 2014 at 10:56 AM
Before everyone goes into a panic. Believe it or not, when the New York Knicks assigned their three young prospects to the Erie BayHawks on Wednesday it was a good thing. However, that didn't reduce the shock of the news that Toure Murry, Cole Aldrich and Jeremy Tyler had been sent...

New York Knicks Could Have Acquired Portland Trail Blazers’ LaMarcus Aldridge
January 26th, 2014 at 9:45 PM
The New York Knicks have made plenty of questionable decisions during their history. A lot of questionable decisions. However, lately the team seems to have made some kind of pact with CAA. If that's a good or bad decision still remains to be seen but it certainly should help them...

New York Knicks Receive More Bad News as Andrea Bargnani is Out Indefinitely with Torn Ligament in Elbow
January 23rd, 2014 at 6:57 PM
***PHOTO1*** As if the New York Knicks current five-game losing streak wasn’t bad enough, word came out today that forward Andrea Bargnani is out indefinitely with a torn ligament in his left elbow. With depth on the frontcourt already paper thin, Bargnani’s absence could sink the Knicks even further into oblivion. From...

New York Knicks Showing Interest in Ivan Johnson
January 23rd, 2014 at 2:28 PM
To say that the New York Knicks are a soap opera this season would be a vast understatement. They've dealt with the drama of their best player possibly leaving after the season, their sixth man becoming a team cancer and their coach going from leading a 54 win team to...

New York Knicks Considered Possible Suitor for Andrew Bynum
January 9th, 2014 at 4:00 PM
Not too long ago many NBA pundits made the argument that Andrew Bynum was the best center in basketball. The New York Knicks lack depth in their frontcourt and their starting center Tyson Chandler has been dealing with injury issues as of late. Now that Bynum can be signed for the...

New York Knicks’ Amar’e Stoudemire Could Be “out for a While”
December 18th, 2013 at 5:38 AM
***PHOTO1*** It was reported by the New York Post’s Marc Berman (via Twitter) that New York Knicks forward Amar’e Stoudemire could be “out for a while” with an undisclosed knee injury. With Stoudemire’s fragile body and sordid injury past, you just knew it would be a matter of time before he...

New York Knicks’ Tyson Chandler Planning Return Before 2013′s End
December 9th, 2013 at 11:00 PM
When Tyson Chandler broke his leg it was a season changing event for the New York Knicks. He's the Knicks starting center, their defensive anchor and he creates a lot of second chances on the offensive end by tipping the ball out to the perimeter. He's been greatly missed. His...

Jeremy Tyler Could Be Back with New York Knicks Soon
December 5th, 2013 at 1:32 PM
After breaking his foot before training camp Jeremy Tyler was cut by the Knicks. He was later acquired by the Knicks D-League affiliate and monitored closely as he rehabbed and worked his way back to health. Now Tyler is reportedly approaching full health and the ability to begin basketball activities...

New York Knicks’ Amare Stoudemire Still Has Lofty Goals
November 28th, 2013 at 8:00 AM
Most agree that Amare Stoudemire's best playing days are behind him. Some want him traded. Other's hope that he retires in the off-season. However, the New York Knicks big man has big plans for himself in the future and they include an NBA championship and the Basketball Hall of Fame. ***PHOTO1*** New...

Chris Wilcox Could Help the New York Knicks
November 25th, 2013 at 9:54 PM
Chris Wilcox played briefly, 25 games, for the New York Knicks during the 2009 NBA season. During that short time he was able to average 5.4 points and 3.3 rebounds per game in just 13.2 minutes of play. Per 36 minutes that's an average of 14.7 points and 8.9 rebounds...

New York Knicks Found Backup Center in Andrea Bargnani?
November 14th, 2013 at 12:35 PM
In Tyson Chandler's absence the New York Knicks have turned to a smaller starting lineup with Andrea Bargnani at center. It's not the first time in his career playing the five but his performances at center have been Bargnani's most productive minutes since joining New York. Mike Woodson prefers to...

New York Knicks Will Look to Bench Players to Fill Void Left by Tyson Chandler Injury
November 9th, 2013 at 2:44 PM
In the wake of Tyson Chandler’s injury, the New York Knicks will not look to sign a big man in his place. Instead, the burden will fall to several New York Knicks players, including Amar’e Stoudemire, Kenyon Martin and Andrea Bargani.  During a November 5th game with the Charlotte Bobcats, Tyson...

New York Knicks’ Tyson Chandler Out 4-6 Weeks
November 7th, 2013 at 7:00 AM
Tyson Chandler is one of the most important players the New York Knicks have on their roster. He's one they just can't afford to lose. Obviously, Carmelo Anthony is the teams superstar. He's a scorer and, although he's their best one, the Knicks have plenty of scorers. The team could probably...

Inside the Box Score: New York Knicks-Milwaukee Bucks (preseason Game 6)
October 24th, 2013 at 8:16 AM
***PHOTO1*** In their penultimate preseason game, the New York Knicks got a look at the team they will be facing when things start for real next Wednesday, losing to the Milwaukee Bucks, 105-95, in Green Bay on Wednesday night. This drops the Knicks preseason record to 2-4. As the Knicks gear up...

What New York Knicks Player Make the Final Cut?
October 23rd, 2013 at 7:00 AM
With the New York Knicks roster just about complete, there's a handful of players fighting for the three open roster spots. The Knicks could use depth down low but otherwise they need to fill out their roster with the best talent available. Ike Diogu, Josh Powell and Cole Aldrich all tried...

New York Knicks Need to Fill Three Roster Spots
October 4th, 2013 at 5:07 PM
The New York Knicks have 20 players invited to training camp. While most of the roster is set there are still a handful of players fighting for roster spots. Those non-guaranteed contract players will battle for the three final roster spots on next seasons roster. Who will the team keep...