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Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Knicks Morning News (2018.06.20)

[NYPost] Draft’s next ‘Jayson Tatum’ thinks he aced Knicks workout (Tuesday, June 19, 2018 12:15:34 PM) CAMDEN, N.J. — During his workout 10 days ago, Kentucky freshman forward Kevin Knox believes he showed the Knicks staff plenty of reasons to draft him ninth Thursday night. He isn’t the only one. Wildcats coach John Calipari said teams will regret passing on Knox, and compared him to one of this season’s Rookie of… [NYPost] Trae Young sees the Knicks upside of a draft slip (Tuesday, June 19, 2018 8:08:52 AM) Point guard Trae Young said falling to nine in Thursday’s draft can …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.06.19)

[SNY Knicks] Knicks tab Oklahoma PG Trae Young in latest ESPN mock draft (Monday, June 18, 2018 4:00:09 PM) In their latest mock draft, ESPN sees Oklahoma PG Trae Young going to the Knicks at No. 9 overall. [SNY Knicks] Knicks’ Kanter learns his father has been sentenced to prison in Turkey (Monday, June 18, 2018 1:00:21 PM) Knicks C Enes Kanter learned Monday that his father, Dr. Mehmet Kanter, has been sentenced to 15 years in prison. [NYPost] Kentucky youngster works his way onto Knicks’ draft radar (Monday, June 18, 2018 7:21:24 PM) The hype has hit overdrive for …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.06.18)

[NYTimes] The Liberty Try to Make Westchester Feel Like Home (Sunday, June 17, 2018 11:25:51 PM) The Westchester County Center is no Madison Square Garden. But the Liberty are not treating it as a temporary location for the team. [NYDN] Florida woman leaves 3-year-old girl in vehicle overnight, causing kid to overheat and pass out (Monday, June 18, 2018 2:40:00 AM) SANFORD, Fla. — Authorities say a Florida woman left a 3-year-old girl in a vehicle overnight, where she was overheated and drifted in and out of consciousness. A Seminole County Sheriff’s Office news release says investigators learned 33-year-old Casey …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.06.17)

[NYDN] Isola: Smart money says Kawhi Leonard lands with Lakers, but Celtics or Sixers could offer more (Saturday, June 30, 2018 1:30:00 PM) Kawhi Leonard has made the San Antonio Spurs more dysfunctional than the Knicks. At least for now. The disgruntled and aloof Leonard has turned the so-called gold standard of NBA franchises on its head by reportedly asking for a trade. Those weren’t Leonard’s words because Leonard never speaks. … [NYDN] Driver who ran over pedestrians in Moscow says he only slept two hours (Sunday, June 17, 2018 3:00:00 AM) MOSCOW – The Moscow driver who ran over …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.06.16)

[NYPost] The Porzingis caveat that could block a Knicks-Kawhi trade (Friday, June 15, 2018 1:03:57 PM) The good news for the Knicks is that Spurs coach/president Gregg Popovich likes Knicks young point guard Frank Ntilikina a lot. The bad news for the Knicks is, Popovich also loves Kristaps Porzingis — whose inclusion is probably the only way a Kawhi Leonard deal gets done. According to sources, Knicks brass was interested in… [NYDN] Trump now supports GOP immigration bill after originally saying he’d reject it (Saturday, June 16, 2018 2:40:00 AM) WASHINGTON — President Trump ignited eleventh-hour confusion Friday over Republican …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.06.15)

[NYPost] Michael Porter’s draft roller coaster takes drastic turns (Thursday, June 14, 2018 7:50:03 AM) The Great Mystery of Michael Porter Jr. has deepened. Porter’s on-again, off-again workout Friday in Chicago is back on. The Knicks brass, along with a small group of other lottery teams, were on hold because of Porter’s recently strained hip. A source told The Post Porter was to get reevaluated Thursday night and Yahoo reported… [SNY Knicks] Knicks’ Porzingis talks injury return: ‘I have to be smart’ (Thursday, June 14, 2018 11:25:19 PM) Kristaps Porzingis admits he doesn’t have a timetable for when he’ll return …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.06.14)

[NYPost] Damyean Dotson: Things are already changing with the Knicks (Wednesday, June 13, 2018 8:40:44 AM) Second-year Knicks shooting guard Damyean Dotson already sees a changing culture under new head coach David Fizdale after less than two months. Exactly a year ago, Dotson staged his pre-draft workout for the Knicks in Tarrytown before president Phil Jackson, coach Jeff Hornacek and assistant Kurt Rambis. None of those guys are around anymore. And… [NYDN] American student returning home after she was suddenly paralyzed during trip to Spain (Thursday, June 14, 2018 2:40:00 AM) A University of Arizona college student will be able …continue reading