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Sunday, September 25, 2016

Knicks Morning News (2016.09.25)

[NY Newsday] Phil Jackson optimistic Knicks are on the rise (Saturday, September 24, 2016 7:39:00 PM) Phil Jackson hopes to make his critics finally eat crow after what the Knicks have had to ingest for the past two seasons. [SNY Knicks] Knicks’ brass discusses finding support for Melo (Saturday, September 24, 2016 12:02:09 PM) While a hot topic during Phil Jackson and Co.’s press conference Friday was Derrick Rose’s forthcoming trial, Jackson did manage to discuss the Knicks’ overall potential. [NYTimes] Liberty and Mercury Players Join Anthem Protest Before Playoff Game (Sunday, September 25, 2016 12:27:11 AM) At Madison Square …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2016.09.24)

[SNY Knicks] GEICO SportsNite: Jackson, Knicks rejuvenated for upcoming season (Friday, September 23, 2016 10:11:47 PM) [SNY Knicks] Jackson said Knicks will let process play out regarding Rose’s rape trial (Friday, September 23, 2016 2:32:59 PM) The Knicks will let “the due process of the justice system” play out regarding Derrick Rose’s upcoming civil rape trial, team president Phil Jackson said. [SNY Knicks] Noah can provide a jolt of energy to the Knicks (Friday, September 23, 2016 11:30:55 AM) Joakim Noah provides energy, which is infectious to good teams. And many times it can make all the difference when it …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2016.09.23)

[ESPN] Jeff Van Gundy: Knicks have potential to win 50 games (Thursday, September 22, 2016 1:10:01 PM) Jeff Van Gundy: Knicks have potential to win 50 games [NYTimes] Bucks Acquire Michael Beasley From Rockets for Tyler Ennis (Thursday, September 22, 2016 10:04:03 PM) The Bucks have acquired forward Michael Beasley from the Houston Rockets for backup point guard Tyler Ennis in a deal that beefs up Milwaukee’s frontcourt depth. [NYTimes] Wolves Preparing for Life Without Kevin Garnett (Thursday, September 22, 2016 6:27:37 AM) Less than a week before the Minnesota Timberwolves open training camp, they still have not heard if …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2016.09.22)

[NYPost] The insight into Phil Jackson’s Zen that Derrick Rose will learn (Wednesday, September 21, 2016 6:24:28 PM) There shouldn’t be any surprises for Derrick Rose playing in a Phil Jackson program. The new Knicks point guard has the perfect counsel in his agent, B.J. Armstrong, the philosophical former Bulls point guard who played under Jackson from 1989-95 and won three NBA titles. Armstrong, 49, has been Rose’s agent since his rookie year,… [SNY Knicks] Jennings played at the West 4th street court on Tuesday (Wednesday, September 21, 2016 7:35:21 PM) New Knicks PG Brandon Jennings stopped by the famed …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2016.09.21)

[NYPost] Rose rape accuser ready for her identity to be revealed at trial (Tuesday, September 20, 2016 1:46:18 PM) She won’t back down. In a ruling Tuesday, a Los Angeles federal judge said the woman accusing new Knicks guard Derrick Rose of rape cannot remain anonymous if she wants to proceed with her civil case — and her lawyers said she is not dropping the suit. “She’s prepared to go to trial,” the woman’s… [NYPost] Derrick Rose explains his instant infatuation with Knicks (Tuesday, September 20, 2016 11:52:33 AM) Training camp hasn’t started yet, but Derrick Rose appears to be …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2016.09.20)

[NY Newsday] Lou Amundson signs one-year deal with Knicks (Monday, September 19, 2016 4:55:00 PM) The Knicks are bringing back Lou Amundson. [ESPN] Veteran forward Amundson re-signs with Knicks (Monday, September 19, 2016 5:03:30 PM) Veteran forward Amundson re-signs with Knicks [NYPost] Lawyers want judge to unmask Derrick Rose accuser (Monday, September 19, 2016 7:10:43 PM) Lawyers for Knicks player Derrick Rose will ask a judge Tuesday to unmask the woman, referred to as Jane Doe in court files, who has accused him of raping her after she launched a “nationwide media blitz on the eve of trial.” Doe through …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2016.09.19)

[SNY Knicks] Can Melo and Porzingis learn resiliency together? (Sunday, September 18, 2016 3:18:15 PM) Carmelo Anthony and Kristaps Porzingis are going to have to lean on one another this coming Knicks season. [NYTimes] A Force on the Court, Tamika Catchings Was a Dynamo Off It (Sunday, September 18, 2016 9:19:53 PM) As the president of the W.N.B.A. players’ union since 2004, Catchings, who will retire after this season, guided the league through some trying times. [ESPN] Brandon Jennings: 'I'm as hungry as I've ever been' (Sunday, September 18, 2016 1:00:41 PM) Brandon Jennings: 'I'm as hungry as I've ever …continue reading