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Monthly Archives: February 2018

NY Post: Why Knicks luring Doc Rivers to New York is a possibility

From Marc Berman: It would be an easier sell for Clippers coach Doc Rivers if Kristaps Porzingis didn’t tear his ACL three weeks ago to complicate the Knicks’ rebuilding program. But according to a former Rivers associate, it’s not far-fetched for the one-time Knicks guard to have interest in the team’s coaching job if Jeff Hornacek, who has one year left on his contract, is let go after the season. “Doc enjoyed his time there,’’ the former associate said. “He respects the city, he respects the organization.’’ The Knicks, who are scheduled to leave for Los Angeles after Wednesday’s practice, …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.02.26)

[NYPost] Kevin Durant wishes he were playing vs. Kristaps Porzingis (Sunday, February 25, 2018 8:06:01 PM) The Warriors will make their annual visit to the Garden on Monday night, but it won’t quite be the same for Kevin Durant without Kristaps Porzingis in a Knicks jersey. Porzingis is out for the season after suffering a torn ACL in his left knee Feb. 6. “It’s disappointing he got injured,” Durant said Sunday… [NYPost] Warriors have come to town to remind Knicks what’s missing (Sunday, February 25, 2018 7:36:41 PM) It is the way they share the ball. Or the way they …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.02.25)

[ESPN] Trey Burke ties renaissance with Knicks to renewed faith (Sunday, February 25, 2018 2:25:04 AM) Trey Burke went from top-10 pick to out of the league in four years. But he is on the rebound after finding himself in New York. [NYPost] Joakim Noah’s old buddy can’t help jumping to his defense (Saturday, February 24, 2018 9:41:58 PM) When Joakim Noah came home, signing a four-year, $72 million with the Knicks in summer 2016, Al Horford figured it was the best possible destination for his former college teammate, playing for the team he grew up rooting for. Instead, it …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.02.24)

[NYDN] Ntilikina, Mudiay and Burke may all get chance to guard Irving (Friday, February 23, 2018 8:31:11 PM) Knicks head coach Jeff Hornacek said he has been encouraged by his three guards recently, but now the trio faces a tall task. [NYDN] Knicks’ Kyle O’Quinn named in bombshell Yahoo NCAA report (Friday, February 23, 2018 5:00:30 PM) Knicks center Kyle O’Quinn found himself caught in the middle of an NCAA scandal on Friday. [SNY Knicks] O’Quinn denies receiving loan from agent while in college (Friday, February 23, 2018 7:48:49 PM) Knicks C Kyle O’Quinn denied ever receiving a loan from …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.02.23)

[SNY Knicks] Hornacek impressed with Burke both offensively and defensively (Thursday, February 22, 2018 11:40:54 PM) Trey Burke led the Knicks with 26 points in their 120-113 win over the Magic on Thursday night. [SNY Knicks] Knicks beat Magic 120-113 in first game since All-Star break (Thursday, February 22, 2018 10:00:26 PM) Trey Burke scores 26 as the Knicks return from the All-Star break with a 120-113 win against the Magic. [SNY Knicks] Tonight’s game: Knicks at Magic, 7 p.m. (Thursday, February 22, 2018 5:30:23 PM) The Knicks return from the All-Star break with a game against the Magic at …continue reading

2017-18 Game Thread: Knicks @ Magic

The second half of the season kicks off tonight in Orlando, where the Knicks take on the Orlando Magic. Emmanuel Mudiay takes over as the new starter at the point guard position. Maybe it’ll work out somehow! Luke Kornet has had some more time to practice with the team, so he’s probably ready to score double figures tonight. Let’s go, Kornet!