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2017-18 Game Thread: Knicks @ Celtics

The Knicks head to Boston to take on the Eastern Conference-leading (by a slim one-game margin over the Toronto Raptors, so the Celtics are not only 1 spot away from being the #2 seed in the Eastern Conference, they’re one spot away from being the #2 team in their own division) Boston Celtics. This would normally be an automatic loss, but the Celtics are playing without their All-Star point guard, Kyrie Irving, tonight. They will also play without Marcus Smart and back-up point guard, Shane Larkin. They will be starting Terry Rozier in his first career NBA start. It would …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.01.31)

[NYDN] Ron Baker leaves Knicks’ win with shoulder injury (Tuesday, January 30, 2018 6:54:31 PM) Baker was in the game less than a minute when his night suddenly was over. [NYDN] Kanter: ‘May ask for a trade’ if he replaces Love on Team LeBron (Tuesday, January 30, 2018 6:40:20 PM) Enes Kanter has flourished with the Knicks this season. [NYDN] Knicks complete season sweep of Nets with 111-95 win (Tuesday, January 30, 2018 5:00:39 PM) Kristaps Porzingis wants to make a postseason push and he finally played like it Tuesday. [NYDN] Joakim Noah’s exile from Knicks unlikely to end anytime …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.01.30)

[NY Newsday] Nets hope to avoid getting swept by Knicks on Tuesday at MSG (Monday, January 29, 2018 9:15:57 PM) The Nets have taken three shots at beating the Knicks and have missed each time. They would really like to avoid going 0-for-4. [NY Newsday] Knicks looking to part ways with Joakim Noah after spat with Jeff Hornacek, source says (Monday, January 29, 2018 8:19:23 PM) Joakim Noah’s days as a Knick could be numbered. [NY Newsday] Kristaps Porzingis takes aim at playoffs and Knicks being buyers at the trade deadline (Monday, January 29, 2018 7:48:34 PM) Kristaps Porzingis wants …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.01.29)

[NYPost] Rest of NBA thinks it’s time for Knicks to start selling (Sunday, January 28, 2018 6:43:58 PM) The NBA trade deadline arrives one week from Thursday, so there remains roughly a week and a half for rumor mongers to enjoy the most wonderful time of their year. So for a week and a half, teams must decide to either buy, sell or stand pat in what could be an active trade session…. [NYPost] Evidence that G-League stint can work is in front of Knicks’ eyes (Sunday, January 28, 2018 2:08:12 PM) According to Knicks rookie shooting guard Damyean Dotson, …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.01.28)

[SNY Knicks] Hornacek says the game changes when Burke is on the floor (Saturday, January 27, 2018 3:20:14 PM) Trey Burke changes the game for the Knicks when he’s on the court and Jeff Hornacek wants to play him with Frank Ntilikina more. [SNY Knicks] Enes Kanter: Nobody out there messing with my teammate (Saturday, January 27, 2018 12:20:07 PM) Enes Kanter won’t let anybody punk his teammates. If anyone tries, they’ll have to go through Kanter, too. [SNY Knicks] Enes Kanter roasts Devin Booker, Jared Dudley on Twitter after Knicks win (Saturday, January 27, 2018 9:35:35 AM) Enes Kanter …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.01.27)

[SNY Knicks] Kanter, Porzingis lead Knicks past Suns (Friday, January 26, 2018 11:32:11 PM) [SNY Knicks] Tonight’s game: Suns vs. Knicks, 9 p.m. (Friday, January 26, 2018 8:47:23 PM) PHOENIX — The Phoenix Suns return home Friday to face the road-weary New York Knicks during a stretch for both teams that only a travel agent could love. [SNY Knicks] How and why the Knicks should trade for Kawhi Leonard (Friday, January 26, 2018 2:15:23 PM) The one thing the Knicks should go all-in on is trying to swing a deal with the San Antonio Spurs to land Kawhi Leonard. [SNY …continue reading