The Knicks luckily avoid this huge snowstorm that we’re going through (snowstorms in late March are annoying. Okay, they’re annoying any time they happen, but especially when they happen in late March) by playing in Miami. Miami is still ostensibly fighting for a playoff spot, but they’re pretty much locked in. Now it is just about avoiding playing against Toronto in the first round. Not that Boaton is much better of a matchup, of course. Hopefully Frank has another good game! Let’s go, Nick Foles, Super Bowl champion!
[NY Newsday] Frank Ntilikina showing improvement with Knicks (Tuesday, March 20, 2018 9:37:54 PM) The Knicks may not be helping their draft position by suddenly winning games, but developing their first-round draft pick from last season is the most important thing at this point. [NYPost] Knicks rookie getting long look during tanking period (Tuesday, March 20, 2018 6:26:51 PM) The Knicks were mathematically eliminated from playoff contention for a fifth straight year Monday night, so it was symbolic that rookie forward Isaiah Hicks was the on-court postgame interview for MSG Network following “The Tank Bowl.’’ The 6-foot-9, 240-pound Hicks, on …continue reading
[SNY Knicks] Hardaway, Beasley lead Knicks past depleted Bulls, 110-92 (Monday, March 19, 2018 10:34:46 PM) Tim Hardaway Jr. scored 22 points and Michael Beasley added 17 as the New York Knicks defeated the Chicago Bulls 110-92 on Monday night. [SNY Knicks] Knicks welcome banged-up Bulls to MSG (Monday, March 19, 2018 5:53:02 PM) Coming off their biggest win in months, perhaps their biggest win of the season, the New York Knicks host the visiting Chicago Bulls on Monday night at Madison Square Garden. [SNY Knicks] Knicks don’t have tanking mindset for rest of season (Monday, March 19, 2018 1:05:53 …continue reading
It is a huge game for the Knicks as they host the Chicago Bulls (or at least those that chose to come to New York), who are one game worse than the Knicks! This is a must-lose game! I’m here with my wife and holy crap, the seats in the 100 level are crazy cramped. So weird. Let’s go, Nicolas Cage!
[NYTimes] Freshman’s Desperate Shot Saves Michigan at the Buzzer (Sunday, March 18, 2018 9:55:01 PM) Jordan Poole hit a long 3-pointer as time ran out to keep Michigan’s season alive and win it a berth in the Sweet 16. [NYTimes] On Pro Basketball: Lose Now, Win Later? In Sixers, Knicks Have a Role Model (Monday, March 19, 2018 10:24:33 AM) The long-term absence of Kristaps Porzingis and a visit by Philadelphia on Thursday offer lessons for the Knicks, and a reminder that losing doesn’t have to last forever. [NYPost] Knicks have lottery position at stake even if they won’t admit …continue reading
[NYTimes] Freshman’s Desperate Shot Saves Michigan at the Buzzer (Sunday, March 18, 2018 7:35:51 AM) Jordan Poole hit a long 3-pointer as time ran out to keep Michigan’s season alive and win it a berth in the Sweet 16. [NYTimes] After Historic Victory, U.M.B.C. Students Look Forward to the Next … Lab (Saturday, March 17, 2018 11:24:49 PM) It wasn’t exactly mass hysteria Saturday on the campus that wins chess championships the way Duke collects basketball ones. The model U.N. team is tough, too. [NYTimes] On Pro Basketball: Lose Now, Win Later? In Sixers, Knicks Have a Role Model (Sunday, …continue reading
The Knicks host the Charlotte Hornets tonight, one of the few teams in the league who is probably in worse shape than the Knicks. Except they have a good coach, so I dunno. Anyhow, let’s hope that they can pull off another clutch loss! Let’s go, Nick Cannon!