[NYDN] Willis Reed weighs in on Rose, Noah, Melo & Knicks title hopes (Saturday, August 27, 2016 5:48:29 PM) Imagine what the New York City pro basketball landscape might have looked like had a teenage Willis Reed handled the fastball better.
[SNY Knicks] Phil Jackson missed out on trading for Jae Crowder (Friday, August 26, 2016 11:15:24 AM) Jae Crowder is a glue guy who would have helped the Knicks. Would his presence have made them better? Hard to say. [NYTimes] Dodgers Land Ruiz in Catcher Swap With Phillies (Friday, August 26, 2016 6:48:27 AM) The Los Angeles Dodgers have acquired Carlos Ruiz from the Philadelphia Phillies in exchange for A.J. Ellis, the teams announced on Thursday. [NYPost] Jackson: Knicks could’ve had this breakout star, but I blew it (Friday, August 26, 2016 7:33:39 AM) “I think the biggest mistake I …continue reading
[SNY Knicks] Knicks hiring of Hornacek hasn’t gotten enough praise (Thursday, August 25, 2016 3:00:00 PM) One massive change for the Knicks that has been overshadowed quite a bit this summer is the hiring of Jeff Hornacek. [SNY Knicks] With Rose, the optics don’t match the analytics (Thursday, August 25, 2016 1:00:25 PM) The narrative surrounding Rose is that he’s not the player he was before injuries, unless you speak to his trainer Rob McClanaghan and Oklahoma City Thunder superstar Russell Westbrook. [SNY Knicks] Sports Illustrated not impressed by Knicks’ offseason (Thursday, August 25, 2016 10:20:09 AM) The Knicks added …continue reading
[NYTimes] Olympics Done, WNBA Ready for Sprint to the Finish (Wednesday, August 24, 2016 7:33:56 AM) With the Olympics in the rearview mirror, the WNBA is ready to restart its season after a month-long break.
[ESPN] Boeheim says Melo 'unlikely to win an NBA title' (Tuesday, August 23, 2016 7:03:26 PM) Boeheim says Melo 'unlikely to win an NBA title' [ESPN] Tattoo artist inks USA's Anthony (Tuesday, August 23, 2016 1:24:10 PM) Tattoo artist inks USA's Anthony [ESPN] Rose: No. 25 jersey is a 'new step' with Knicks (Tuesday, August 23, 2016 1:12:46 PM) Rose: No. 25 jersey is a 'new step' with Knicks [SNY Knicks] Jim Boeheim says Melo ‘wants to win in New York’ but is ‘unlikely to win a title’ (Tuesday, August 23, 2016 4:49:30 PM) Having just come off celebrating a …continue reading
I figured that my latest Basketball Legends Revealed would be of interest to Knick fans, as it involved a Knick game from 1977. It’s sort of an Unsung Knick History entry, in a way. ;) You can check it out here.