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New York Knicks Could End up with Kevin Durant and Kobe Bryant Next Year: Report
August 28th, 2015 at 3:06 PM
Kevin Durant calls the Oklahoma City Thunder home and Los Angeles Lakers superstar Kobe Bryant is expected to retire after the season, but there remains a slim chance -- a very slim chance -- that both end up on the New York Knicks in 2016. ***PHOTO1*** During an interview on ESPN First...

New Thunder Head Coach Billy Donovan Targeting New York Knicks’ Assistant?
May 18th, 2015 at 10:36 AM
When Phil Jackson hired Derek Fisher to be the head coach of the New York Knicks, the team was well aware they would have to surround him with experienced assistants on the bench. It seems as if the Oklahoma City Thunder are following a similar blueprint by trying to bring...

New York Knicks Getting Back to Basics with Pick-And-Roll
March 25th, 2015 at 3:43 PM
Phil Jackson wasn't a big believer in the pick-and-roll. He believes in the triangle offense and sticks to it. However, Derek Fisher has used both philosophies since becoming the New York Knicks head coach. He's using the pick-and-roll nearly twice as much as Jackson did while coaching the Los Angeles...

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’ 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...

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...

Carmelo Anthony’s 31 Points Leads Knicks to 92-80 Win Over Kobe Bryant-Less Lakers
February 1st, 2015 at 5:26 PM
In the game that was yanked off national television just hours before Super Bowl XLIX, the New York Knicks took care of business and disposed of the Los Angeles Lakers at Madison Square Garden on Sunday afternoon. ***PHOTO1*** Lead by All Star forward Carmelo Anthony's 31 points and eight rebounds, the Knicks...

New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony, Los Angeles Lakers’ Kobe Bryant Wouldn’t Work Together
January 31st, 2015 at 10:40 AM
Remember when Carmelo Anthony, Kobe Bryant and Kevin Love were playing pickup games in the off-season and speculation that they would join forces started to swirl? As it turns out, Love was traded to the Cleveland Cavaliers and Anthony and Bryant remained in New York and Los Angeles respectively. However,...

New York Knicks, Los Angeles Lakers Biggest Competitors for Greg Monroe
January 15th, 2015 at 9:40 PM
Greg Monroe is going to be one of the top targets Phil Jackson and the New York Knicks look to sign in the off-season. If they can land Marc Gasol that would be ideal but after him Monroe is the next top center on the market. However, there will be...

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’ Jordan Hill Re-signed with Los Angeles Lakers Because Mike D’Antoni Didn’t
December 6th, 2014 at 8:43 AM
During Mike D'Antoni's time with the New York Knicks many things happened that could make you scratch your head. One was when the Knicks drafted Jordan Hill eighth overall. After claiming he'd be the next Amare Stoudemire, D'Antoni quickly changed his mind and started badmouthing the young big man. That...

Is ESPNs’ Jemele Hill Right About New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony?
December 5th, 2014 at 7:07 AM
Jemele Hill of ESPN is a New York Knicks hater. She's basically the definition of a Knicks hater. In continuation of her hate for the Knicks she claimed that if Carmelo Anthony re-signed with the Knicks last off-season it was because he didn't mind losing and just wanted the money....

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’ Jeremy Tyler in Domestic Dispute
November 8th, 2014 at 4:04 AM
Former New York Knicks' big man Jeremy Tyler is headed overseas. After asking for his release from the Los Angeles Lakers he is headed to China to play for a more lucrative contract. However, it's his life at home that's making headlines. Tyler obtained a restraining order against Sukey Rowan. ***PHOTO1*** Sukey...

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’ Carmelo Anthony: I’d Love to Play with Kobe Bryant One Day
October 28th, 2014 at 1:00 PM
One of the teams that heavily courted Carmelo Anthony before resigning with the New York Knicks was the Los Angeles Lakers; and it even caused a bit of awkwardness in the Phil Jackson-Jeanie Buss household. ***PHOTO1*** There was one report going around that the reason why the Lakers are having so much...

New York Knicks Hire Former Chicago Bulls Player Craig Hodges for Westchester Knicks Staff
October 27th, 2014 at 7:14 AM
Phil Jackson has shown that he's not afraid to dip into his past in order to bring people he trusts to both play and coach in New York. The newest addition to the organization is one of Jackson's former Chicago Bulls players and also one of his former Los Angeles...

Lakers President Jeanie Buss: Things Got ‘Awkward’ with Phil Jackson Over Carmelo Anthony Pursuit
October 23rd, 2014 at 5:01 PM
The Los Angeles Lakers made a very strong pursuit for Carmelo Anthony this summer and even offered him a four-year, $96 million deal to try and lure him from New York to Los Angeles and pair him with Kobe Bryant. ***PHOTO1*** Anthony stayed in New York and ended up taking the max...

Los Angeles Lakers not Good Enough for New York Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony
October 16th, 2014 at 9:27 PM
Carmelo Anthony and where he'd sign this past free agency period was one of the biggest stories of the NBA off-season. Where he'd eventually end up was a matter of opinion that varied greatly and few agreed on. Some named the Houston Rockets. Some said he'd sign with the Chicago...

New York Knicks Sign Veteran Big Man Didier Mbenga
October 9th, 2014 at 4:20 AM
Phil Jackson has done it again. He's brought in another one of his former players to suit up for the New York Knicks. Nope, not Lamar Odom. Nope, not Metta World Peace. Nope, not Shannon Brown. None two-time world champion big man Didier Mbenga. ***PHOTO1*** Who? Didier Mbenga. Who hasn't heard of...