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Houston Rockets’ Dwight Howard Offers New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony Free Agent Advise
March 4th, 2014 at 10:26 PM
Dwight Howard has a tumultuous path that led to him joining the Houston Rockets. Many thought he'd be with the Orlando Magic his entire career. Then when he was traded to the Los Angeles Lakers there was just no way he'd walk away from that storied franchise with a legacy of having...

New York Knicks Sign Guard Shannon Brown
February 26th, 2014 at 6:00 AM
Following the buy-outs of Beno Udrih and Metta World Peace rumors ran wild about what the New York Knicks might do with the open roster spots. The team brought in defensive-minded forward Earl Clark. However, there was still one open roster spot remaining. Instead of leaving it open or waiting to see what happens between the...

New York Knicks Sign Forward Earl Clark
February 26th, 2014 at 4:00 AM
After buying Beno Udrih and Metta World Peace out of their contracts the New York Knicks have opened up two roster spots. That's led desperate Knicks fans to speculate about the team signing nearly every available or soon-to-be available free agent. While it's unlikely signing anyone on the open market would...

New York Knicks’ Metta World Peace Open to Trade
February 8th, 2014 at 10:23 PM
When the New York Knicks were able to sign Metta World Peace this off-season it was thought of as a major impact move. He was suppose to bring them a veteran presence who could help lead the team and bring a defensive mind set to the court. He was also...

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....

Could New York Knicks and Los Angeles Lakers Become Trade Partners?
November 14th, 2013 at 7:00 AM
A disappointing start to the 2013-14 season has New York Knicks fans wondering wondering when the next shoe will drop. Some want the team to make a move for another center after watching Tyson Chandler fall to the floor with a broken leg. For now, the team seems content with...

New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony Influenced by Los Angeles Lakers’ Kobe Bryant
October 2nd, 2013 at 3:06 PM
There are many New York Knicks fans who are worried about Carmelo Anthony's impending free agency. After next season Anthony can opt out of his contract and either renegotiate his contract with the Knicks or look for employment elsewhere. Then again, Anthony could also choose to play out his current contract....

New York Knicks Bringing Josh Powell to Training Camp
September 22nd, 2013 at 8:00 AM
Everyone knows the New York Knicks have been looking for frontcourt help going into next season. However, to say the pickings are slim on the free agent market would be a gross understatement. That led to the Knicks holding a two-day mini camp in which they invited several veterans to display...

New York Knicks’ Metta World Peace Going Kardashian?
September 8th, 2013 at 6:55 PM
Kim Kardashian is a socialite who became famous when a sex tape "leaked" to the public. Since then she's enjoyed a career as a model and America has had to endure having Kim and her family shoved down everyone's throats. The Kardashians are on the cover of newspapers, on television,...

Metta World Peace Vows to Fit in on New York Knicks
August 26th, 2013 at 8:00 AM
Metta World Peace was one of the biggest off-season additions to the New York Knicks roster. That being said, he's coming to the Knicks from a Los Angeles Lakers squad that never seemed to play together. However, he vows that he'll be just one of the guys when he walks into...

Could New York Knicks Again Focus on Kwame Brown?
August 2nd, 2013 at 8:00 AM
Clearly the New York Knicks are hunting for a backup center. The Knicks have been connected to several big men including Bernard James, Ivan Johnson, Samuel Dalembert, Elton Brand, Hamed Haddadi and others. However, at this point there are very limited big men remaining on the free agent market. In...

Carmelo Anthony Doesn’t Think He’ll Spurn the New York Knicks for the Los Angeles Lakers
July 24th, 2013 at 9:23 PM
The Los Angeles Lakers are reportedly interested in adding both Carmelo Anthony and LeBron James following the upcoming season, but the New York Knicks' star shot down those hopes in a recent interview with TMZ. ***PHOTO1*** When asked if he could see himself playing alongside Kobe Bryant in the not-so-distant future, Anthony replied...

New York Knicks Free Agent Watch; Metta World Peace Clears Waivers
July 14th, 2013 at 7:42 PM
When Dwight Howard chose to leave the Los Angeles Lakers the team was forced to look into Plan B. That plan was to start a cost cutting campaign. The team looked into ways they could save money and decided to use their Amnesty Clause on Metta World Peace. While World...

Could New York Knicks Target Metta World Peace After He’s Amnestied by Los Angeles Lakers?
July 8th, 2013 at 8:00 AM
The NBA Draft is over, the free agency period is about to begin and rumor season has officially begun. One of the newest rumors in the wake of Dwight Howard's decision is that the Los Angeles Lakers may be preparing to us the Amnesty Clause to cut Metta World Peace when the...

Can Glen Grunwald Add Earl Clark to the New York Knicks?
June 26th, 2013 at 8:00 AM
Earl Clark was the second threat on the Los Angeles Lakers behind Kobe Bryant last season. Clearly that wasn't the plan but with Steve Nash hurt most of the season, Pau Gasol struggling with his role and injuries of his own and Dwight Howard recovering from back surgery Clark stepped up....

Could New York Knicks Sign Sasha Vujacic in Free Agency?
June 17th, 2013 at 2:00 PM
Yesterday, Knicks 101 made the argument that the New York Knicks should try to bring Jordan Farmar in as a free agent. Farmar is playing overseas and could be a player that could give the Knicks youth and athleticism in their backcourt. Today, lets discuss Farmar's former teammate Sasha Vujacic as...

New York Knicks Should Target Jordan Farmar in Free Agency
June 16th, 2013 at 8:00 AM
This off-season one of the biggest things the New York Knicks are looking to do is find a young, athletic point guard they can bring off the bench behind starter Raymond Felton. If that player could play along side Felton in a two-guard system, even better. Why not target Jordan...

New York Knicks Current and Former Coaches Receive Awards for April
April 20th, 2013 at 8:00 AM
Mike D'Antoni and Mike Woodson use to share a bench as members of the coaching staff for the New York Knicks. When D'Antoni resigned as head coach it led to Woodson taking the job. With the Knicks playing well enough to earn the second seed in the Eastern Conference and the...

New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony Reaches Out to Los Angeles Lakers’ Kobe Bryant
April 17th, 2013 at 8:00 AM
It's probably fair for you to say LeBron James of the Miami Heat is the best basketball player in the world today. However, Kobe Bryant of the Los Angeles Lakers has had the best and most historically significant career of all the active players in the NBA today. After news of Bryant's...

NBA Allows Online Voting for MVP
April 11th, 2013 at 9:00 AM
In the NBA there is a Rookie of the Year award, an Offensive Player of the Year award, a Defensive Player of the Year award, Sixth Man of the Year award, Most Improved award but the most coveted award by players is MVP of the league. Now fans have a...