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New York Knicks in Trade Talks with Los Angeles Clippers
February 19th, 2014 at 6:48 PM
The New York Knicks are shopping Iman Shumpert around to nearly every team in the NBA. The newest team in discussion with New York over their young defenseman is the Los Angeles Clippers. However, the Knicks have made it known league-wide that the cost of acquiring Shumpert is taking Raymond Felton's...

Could New York Knicks Trade for Atlanta Hawks’ Jeff Teague?
February 18th, 2014 at 8:00 AM
There are clearly plenty of players underperforming on this season's New York Knicks team. However, perhaps the most underperforming player on this year's roster is starting point guard Raymond Felton. Instead of helping to lead the Knicks back to an Atlantic Division title, he's instead established himself as one of...

Washington Wizards Want New York Knicks’ Beno Udrih?
February 17th, 2014 at 9:23 AM
As the February 20 NBA trade deadline quickly approaches rumors are beginning to circulate about various players on the New York Knicks. One popular trade target for other teams is backup point guard Beno Udrih. The two most frequently mentioned teams looking to acquire Udrih are the San Antonio Spurs and...

New York Knicks’ Tim Hardaway Jr. and Carmelo Anthony Enjoy Solid All-Star Weekend
February 17th, 2014 at 3:03 AM
***PHOTO1*** While the New York Knicks are not enjoying the greatest of seasons, some of their players, Carmelo Anthony and Tim Hardaway Jr., enjoyed their time down in New Orleans this weekend during the All-Star Game festivities. Considering all the turmoil the Knicks have been swamped with this year and all the...

Son of Former New York Knicks’ Forward Anthony Mason Leads NCAA’s Scoring Charts
February 15th, 2014 at 2:00 PM
Anthony Mason was a huge part of the New York Knicks during the 90's. He was the enforcer. In that era basketball was a rough and tough game and not many were ever tougher than Mason was in orange and blue. That being said, he only averaged 9.9 points in...

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’ Rookie Tim Hardaway Jr. in Rising Stars Game
February 8th, 2014 at 11:22 PM
When Tim Hardaway Jr. fell to the New York Knicks with the 24th pick in the 2013 NBA Draft most fans were surprised and excited. After all, his father devastated the Knicks time and time again during his NBA career. Hardaway Jr. has played so well that he's won over a coach that...

New York Knicks Hall of Famer Tom Gola Dies at 81
February 2nd, 2014 at 8:00 AM
It's easy for newer generations to forget about those who played before their lifetime. After all, they're just old guys right? Well, yes, Tom Gola was old. He lived to the ripe old age of 81. However, throughout his Hall of Fame playing days he was a La Salle hero,...

Tim Hardaway Jr. Finding His Niche with the New York Knicks
February 1st, 2014 at 10:00 AM
***PHOTO1*** After—for the most part—an up and down rookie season with the New York Knicks, Tim Hardaway Jr. is starting to really ease into his role as pivotal spark plug off the bench. His intensity on both sides of the ball has been a boon to the Knicks in the last...

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’ J.R. Smith No Defensive Expert
January 25th, 2014 at 10:19 PM
Playing-wise J.R. Smith came to the New York Knicks with similar complaints about his game as fellow former Denver Nuggets player Carmelo Anthony. Smith was always considered more of a knucklehead than Anthony but both were considered weak defenders who thrive on the offensive end. As it turns out, they can...

New York Knicks Need to Unleash Toure Murry
January 21st, 2014 at 2:00 PM
In the wake of the news that Beno Udrih has requested a trade one thing has become abundantly clear. It is time for the New York Knicks to take the training wheels off and unleash Toure Murry. This is New York's chance to develop Murry and see exactly what they have...

New York Knicks’ Beno Udrih Requests Trade
January 20th, 2014 at 10:16 PM
There's little debating that the New York Knicks have had their problems this season. Not only have they struggled on the court but there's been plenty of drama between some of the players and coach Mike Woodson. One such player is backup point guard Beno Udrih. It seems Udrih has now had...

New York Knicks Surging with Help from Emerging Iman Shumpert
January 16th, 2014 at 2:44 PM
The New York Knicks have won six of their eight games in January, and it seems like they may have turned a corner.  The key difference in the winning streak may just be the improved play of Iman Shumpert. The 23-year-old is heating up as the temperature outside cools down. ***PHOTO1***Since...

Former New York Knicks Forward Shawne Williams Waived by Los Angeles Lakers
January 15th, 2014 at 3:00 PM
Shawne Williams was one of those low-cost high-reward signings under the watch of Donnie Walsh. Williams who had missed the 2009-10 season after having drug problems did a nice job of working his way back into shape and earning a spot on the New York Knicks for the 2010-11 season....

Boston Celtics’ Legend Larry Bird Beat New York Knicks’ J.R. Smith to Shoelace Stunt
January 15th, 2014 at 12:05 PM
There is a lot of negativity surrounding New York Knicks' J.R. Smith right now. In fact, this is the first day Smith is eligible to be traded. Some rumors have him heading back to the Denver Nuggets for Andre Miller. Others, like Marc Berman of the New York Post, say...

New York Knicks J.R. Smith Shows Immaturity in Latest “shoelace” Incident
January 7th, 2014 at 5:21 AM
***PHOTO1*** While his recent transgression was innocuous enough, New York Knicks’ guard J.R. Smith can’t seem to stay out of the spotlight. You see, Smith, while at the foul line waiting for Dirk Nowitzki’s free throw in the Knicks game with the Dallas Mavericks on Sunday night, crouched down and untied...

New York Knicks Need Iman Shumpert to Perform Like He Did Versus San Antonio Spurs Consistently
January 3rd, 2014 at 7:19 PM
Iman Shumpert entered this season with high expectations. This was the year the New York Knicks were going to see him take the next step. He was going to solidify himself as a starter, as the Knicks top perimeter defender and as a consistent scorer. Up until last night, that...

Could Gilbert Arenas Help the New York Knicks?
December 31st, 2013 at 12:30 PM
There was a time, not too long ago, when Gilbert Arenas was one of the very best players in the NBA. Known as "Agent Zero", he could seemingly do whatever he wanted with the ball in his hands. Since the incident that jettisoned him from Washington, Arenas' career hasn't been...

Tim Hardaway Jr. Should Be Named New York Knicks Starting Shooting Guard
December 23rd, 2013 at 7:25 PM
On paper shooting guard appears to be the New York Knicks strongest position. Not only do they have the young and athletic Iman Shumpert, their best perimeter defender. They also have reigning NBA Sixth Man of the Year J.R. Smith. On top of that, they have sharp shooting rookie Tim...