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Monthly Archives: October 2017

Knicks Morning News (2017.10.31)

[NY Newsday] Kristaps Porzingis’ 38 points lead Knicks to 3rd win in row (Tuesday, October 31, 2017 1:48:12 AM) Porzingis is showing that he is more than ready to carry his team. [NY Newsday] Jarrett Jack working on sticking with Knicks (Monday, October 30, 2017 10:48:13 PM) Jarrett Jack is the only Knick with a non-guaranteed deal, but he’s making it very easy for the team to keep him. [NY Newsday] Knicks Insider podcast: Knicks show progress Steve Mills wants in win over Cavaliers (Monday, October 30, 2017 11:42:00 AM) Knicks president Steve Mills wants to see progress from his …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2017.10.30)

[NYPost] Porzingis, Hardaway help Knicks stun suddenly mortal Cavaliers (Sunday, October 29, 2017 5:42:01 PM) CLEVELAND — You can’t believe what happened Sunday in Believeland. Armed with a devastating 1-2 punch of Tim Hardaway Jr. and Kristaps Porzingis, the Knicks smashed their 10-game losing streak to the Cavaliers, hammering the three-time defending Eastern Conference champs in a 114-95 victory at a quiet Quicken Loans Arena. “We’re capable of beating a… [NYPost] Phil Jackson’s firing made Derrick Rose rethink Knicks (Sunday, October 29, 2017 3:03:59 PM) CLEVELAND — Derrick Rose couldn’t help but admit his interest in rejoining the Knicks rose …continue reading

2017-18 Game Thread: Knicks @ Cavaliers

The Nets beat the Cavs recently and the Knicks beat the Nets on Friday. Ergo, the Knicks are 100% guaranteed to win tonight. It might be only 98%, though. I could be mistaken. In all seriousness, tonight will be interesting to see how Ntilikina does against the sketchy Cleveland point guards. Hopefully he continues his strong defensive play (and maybe fixes his shot a bit). Hopefully Porzongis has a good game against Lebron! Let’s go, Knicks!

Knicks Morning News (2017.10.29)

[ESPN] Q&A with Walt Frazier on 50th anniversary of his NBA debut (Saturday, October 28, 2017 1:42:48 PM) Q&A with Walt Frazier on 50th anniversary of his NBA debut [NY Newsday] Frank Ntilikina’s home debut gives Knicks a much-needed lift (Saturday, October 28, 2017 8:01:47 PM) Frank Ntilikina did nothing splashy or spectacular in his first regular-season home game, but his play provided hope for a fan base that needs it, and at a position that has been a weakness for the Knicks for years. [NY Newsday] Knicks impressed by success of LeBron James’ Cavaliers (Saturday, October 28, 2017 5:09:00 …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2017.10.28)

[NYTimes] Alibaba Co-Founder Joseph Tsai Said to Buy Brooklyn Nets Stake (Saturday, October 28, 2017 2:39:49 AM) Mr. Tsai has agreed in principle to buy a 49 percent stake in the team, people briefed on the matter said, valuing the franchise at $2.3 billion. [NYTimes] On Pro Basketball: Another N.B.A. 7-Footer, Trying to Keep Up, Ventures Into 3-Point Land (Friday, October 27, 2017 4:29:41 PM) The Nets’ Timofey Mozgov was encouraged to take more deep shots, after Coach Kenny Atkinson got a scouting report from the team’s owner. [NYPost] Jarrett Jack turns a year older and is now starting for …continue reading

2017-18 Game Thread: Knicks vs. Nets

The Knicks host the surprisingly decent so far Brooklyn Nets, who have a winning record while the Knicks are still trying to get their first win. Jarrett Jack is somehow starting tonight. D’Angelo Russell returns for the Nets. This should be at least a fun game to watch! Let’s go, Knicks’ tank!

Knicks Morning News (2017.10.27)

[NYTimes] Checking In on the Nonconformist New Orleans Pelicans (Thursday, October 26, 2017 11:14:58 PM) How are they doing with their towering frontcourt of DeMarcus Cousins and Anthony Davis? “Ay, we good,” Cousins says. [NYTimes] On Pro Basketball: Another N.B.A. 7-Footer, Trying to Keep Up, Ventures Into 3-Point Land (Friday, October 27, 2017 10:00:16 AM) The Nets’ Timofey Mozgov was encouraged to take more deep shots, after Coach Kenny Atkinson got a scouting report from the team’s owner. [NYPost] Knicks fans finally will get a look at Frank Ntilikina (Thursday, October 26, 2017 10:09:31 PM) Frank Ntilikina is excited. And …continue reading