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Phoenix Suns’ Isaiah Thomas Calls New York Knicks’ Pablo Prigioni Out for Flopping
December 20th, 2014 at 8:32 PM
Over the last several years the NBA has tried to reduce the amount of flopping in games. That being said, flopping has become an art form and a norm in the NBA. That being said, players don't like getting fouls called against them because their opponent is flopping to get...

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...

NBA Trade Rumors: Knicks Have Talked to Celtics Regarding Rajon Rondo Trade; Mavericks the Favorites
December 18th, 2014 at 10:25 AM
For a few years, the Boston Celtics have flirted with the idea of dealing away all star point guard Rajon Rondo as the last part of their championship formula; Kevin Garnett is with the Nets, Paul Pierce with the Wizards and Ray Allen is a free agent likely to sign...

Walmart Confuses Former New York Knicks’ Guard Jeremy Lin for Carmelo Anthony
December 16th, 2014 at 9:00 PM
If Carmelo Anthony didn't like Jeremy Lin before Walmart sure didn't help mend the relationship. The store innocently tried to sell a plush doll of Anthony for the holidays. The problem is, it wasn't an Anthony doll. ***PHOTO1*** Call it a case of mistaken identity. Apparently NBA referees aren't the only ones...

Former New York Knicks’ Tracy McGrady Happily Retired, Staying That Way
December 12th, 2014 at 6:20 PM
Former New York Knicks' Tracy McGrady previously sounded like a man interested in attempting a comeback. He even talked about how he'd fit in well playing with Kobe Bryant and the Los Angeles Lakers. However, McGrady seemingly came to his senses and will remain retired and healthy. ***PHOTO1*** Former New York Knicks'...

New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony, Tim Hardaway Jr. Squash Beef
December 11th, 2014 at 8:48 PM
As reported, New York Knicks' Carmelo Anthony and Tim Hardaway Jr. had an altercation. After exchanging words on the court they later argued in the locker room. However, they now claim they've come to an understanding. ***PHOTO1*** The New York Knicks are off to a historically poor start. As a result, the...

New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony and Tim Hardaway Jr. Have Locker Room Altercation
December 10th, 2014 at 4:40 PM
So you're playing on a team that's 4-19. Think there's any frustration? Of course there is, and for some a boiling point has been reached. Things have reached a volatile state for the New York Knicks. That frustration led to a near-physical altercation between Carmelo Anthony and Tim Hardaway Jr,...

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’ Tim Hardaway Jr.’s Inconsistent Play Caused by Playing Inconsistently
November 21st, 2014 at 12:49 PM
To nearly every fan of the New York Knicks, Tim Hardaway Jr. is the youngest and brightest star-in-the-making on the roster. However, he also fuels his doubters by playing extremely one-dimensional basketball. The question is, is he not developing because of lack of effort or lack of consistent play? ***PHOTO1*** Something nearly...

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...

Former New York Knicks’ Ernie Vandeweghe Passes Away at 86 Years Old
November 10th, 2014 at 7:36 PM
Many know former NBA star Kiki Vandeweghe. However, his father Ernie is a former member of the New York Knicks. Ernie passed away at 86 years old. ***PHOTO1*** Ernie Vandeweghe played for the New York Knicks for six seasons. In those years, he averaged 9.5 points and 4.6 rebounds in 224 regular...

New York Knicks’ J.R. Smith: I Got Suspended on My Reputation; Groin Shot Wasn’t Intentional
November 7th, 2014 at 4:59 PM
This past week, New York Knicks guard J.R. Smith was suspended one game for his groin shot on Tuesday night to Washington Wizards Glen Rice Jr. in a 98-83 loss for the Knicks at Madison Square Garden. ***PHOTO1*** Smith sat out of Wednesday night's 98-95 loss for the Knicks against the Detroit...

New York Knicks’ J.R. Smith Suspended 1 Game for Groin Hit to Wizards’ Glen Rice
November 5th, 2014 at 5:20 PM
The NBA decided on Wednesday that the groin shot delievered to Washington Wizards' Glen Rice Jr., intentional or not, was enough to keep J.R. Smith off the court for at least one night. ***VIDEO1*** Just hours before the New York Knicks are set to take on the Detroit Pistons at the Palace...

New York Knicks’ J.R. Smith Could Get Punished for Groin Hit on Wizards’ Glen Rice
November 5th, 2014 at 8:37 AM
Last year, J.R. Smith's on-court antics with un-tying players shoelaces got him fined by the league. His latest incident could also cost him in the wallet and in playing time. ***PHOTO1*** During the New York Knicks 98-83 loss to the Washington Wizards on Tuesday night at Madison Square Garden, J.R. Smith went...

NBA Trade Rumors: New York Knicks, Indiana Pacers Have Discussed J.R. Smith, Chris Copeland Trade
November 4th, 2014 at 2:23 PM
In part of Phil Jackson's attempt to re-shape, re-tool and re-look the New York Knicks roster, the Knicks president has talked to another team about dealing one of the veteran players on the roster. ***PHOTO1*** Marc Berman of the New York Post reported on Tuesday that the Knicks and Indiana Pacers have...

Cleveland Cavaliers’ LeBron James on Poor Outing Vs. Knicks: My Entire Rhythm was Off
October 31st, 2014 at 12:36 PM
It was supposed to be the return of the prodigal son to Cleveland on Thursday night when LeBron James returned to the Cleveland Cavaliers and played his first game in a Cavaliers uniform since 2010. ***PHOTO1*** Most thought the Cavaliers would blow the New York Knicks right out of the water and...

New York Knicks’ Jose Calderon to Miss 2-3 Weeks with Strained Calf Injury
October 30th, 2014 at 5:06 PM
Just before the New York Knicks were set to tip off against the Chicago Bulls on Wednesday night in their home opener at Madison Square Garden, starting point guard Jose Calderon was a late scratch from the lineup and was ruled out due to a calf injury. ***PHOTO1*** Shane Larkin started in...

Knicks’ J.R. Smith on 104-80 Loss to Bulls: We Stopped Competing in 2nd Half
October 30th, 2014 at 11:56 AM
On Wednesday night, the New York Knicks were thoroughly dismantled and dominated by the Chicago Bulls in their home opener at Madison Square Garden 104-80. While the Bulls looked like a legit contender in the East, the Knicks looked anything but that. ***PHOTO1*** The most competitive the Knicks looked was in the...

New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony Would Have No Problem Playing with Los Angeles Lakers’ Kobe Bryant
October 29th, 2014 at 7:06 PM
It's no secret that Kobe Bryant and Carmelo Anthony are friends. That's why when they were playing pickup games during the off-season there were rumors of Anthony signing with the Los Angeles Lakers. He re-signed with the New York Knicks but says he wouldn't have any problem playing with Bryant...

New York Knicks Pick up 3rd Year Option on Tim Hardway, Jr. for 2015-2016 Season
October 29th, 2014 at 4:27 PM
Tim Hardaway Jr.'s rookie season with the New York Knicks was such a success that the team quickly made a decision on his future with the team going forward. ***PHOTO1*** On the eve of the Knicks opening up the 2014-2015 regular season against the Chicago Bulls at Madison Square Garden, the team...