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Monthly Archives: April 2018

Knicks Morning News (2018.04.30)

[NYPost] This Knicks regime is putting in the work Phil Jackson never did (Sunday, April 29, 2018 6:19:40 PM) Phil Jackson knew everything. Just read his volume of books and he’ll let you know it. Jackson’s “11 Rings’’ arrogance became his undoing in New York. That is why you cherish this exhaustive coaching search being conducted by the first-year managerial tandem of president Steve Mills and general manager Scott Perry. The number is up… [NYTimes] Rockets 110, Jazz 96: James Harden’s 41 Points Lead Rockets Over Jazz (Monday, April 30, 2018 2:27:03 AM) It was an easy victory for Houston …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.04.29)

[NYDN] Add Juwan Howard to the list of Knicks coaching candidates (Saturday, April 28, 2018 12:30:54 PM) You can’t accuse Scott Perry and Steve Mills of taking the lazy approach to their coaching search. [NY Newsday] Juwan Howard becomes latest Knicks coaching candidate (Saturday, April 28, 2018 7:11:29 PM) The Knicks have added another candidate to their wide-ranging coaching search. [ESPN] Sources: Howard interviewing for Knicks gig (Saturday, April 28, 2018 6:57:24 PM) Heat assistant Juwan Howard will interview for the Knicks’ head-coaching job, sources told ESPN’s Zach Lowe. [NYTimes] Warriors 123, Pelicans 101 | Golden State leads series, 1-0: …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.04.28)

[NYTimes] Raptors Eliminate the Wizards, and the Cavaliers Are Pushed to a Game 7 (Saturday, April 28, 2018 3:32:20 AM) The Raptors advanced to the Eastern Conference semifinals, and the Cavaliers were blown out by the Pacers in Indianapolis. [NYTimes] On Pro Basketball: ‘Playoff Rondo’ Politely (Not Really) Requests a New Nickname (Friday, April 27, 2018 11:33:07 PM) There is plenty of evidence that Rajon Rondo ramps up the intensity when the regular season ends, but the New Orleans Pelicans’ guard isn’t buying it. [NYPost] ‘He’s won everywhere’: Knicks coaching candidate has plenty of backers (Friday, April 27, 2018 11:59:19 …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.04.27)

[SNY Knicks] Report: Knicks interview David Blatt in Europe (Thursday, April 26, 2018 5:45:39 PM) The Knicks have reportedly interviewed former Cavaliers head coach David Blatt for their head coaching vacancy on Thursday in Europe. [NYPost] Enes Kanter hints at Knicks opt-out in nostalgic Thunder cameo (Thursday, April 26, 2018 2:53:39 PM) Knicks center Enes Kanter was back in Oklahoma City on Wednesday night, sitting in the stands at Chesapeake Energy Arena, watching the Thunder stay alive after rallying from 25 points down. Who knows if, on July 1, Kanter isn’t back in OKC, talking officially to Thunder management about a return? In …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.04.26)

[ESPN] Bamba: Would have coveted NBA ‘head start’ (Wednesday, April 25, 2018 5:57:23 PM) Mohamed Bamba, a projected top-five pick in June’s draft, said that had the opportunity been in place, he would have jumped straight from high school to the NBA. [NYTimes] N.B.A. Roundup: LeBron James’s Buzzer Beater Provides Yet Another Signature Moment (Thursday, April 26, 2018 4:10:17 AM) A last-second 3-pointer, immediately preceded by a clutch blocked shot, gave the Cleveland Cavaliers a 3-2 lead in their series with the Indiana Pacers. [NYTimes] N.C.A.A. Panel Proposes Reforms, Including End to ‘One and Done’ (Thursday, April 26, 2018 12:02:51 …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.04.25)

[SNY Knicks] Kenny Smith confirms he interviewed for Knicks job (Tuesday, April 24, 2018 7:43:34 PM) Former NBA player and current TNT analyst Kenny Smith has interviewed with the Knicks for the team’s head coaching vacancy, he said on Sirius XM Radio. [NYTimes] Why the N.C.A.A. Is Trying to Heal Itself (Wednesday, April 25, 2018 6:50:05 AM) Condoleezza Rice and her commission have ideas for fixing college basketball. Will the N.C.A.A. listen? [NYTimes] 76ers Advance as Celtics Have Bucks on Brink of Elimination (Wednesday, April 25, 2018 4:42:09 AM) Philadelphia, bolstered by Meek Mill’s appearance, rolled to an easy victory …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.04.24)

[NYTimes] N.B.A. Roundup: With 50-Point Quarter, Rockets Rout the Timberwolves (Tuesday, April 24, 2018 5:37:57 AM) The Rockets turned a 50-49 halftime lead into a 31-point advantage with a blistering quarter and took a 3-1 series lead. [SNY Knicks] Woodson, Jackson continue to receive endorsements for Knicks job (Monday, April 23, 2018 9:10:00 PM) Mike Woodson and Mark Jackson, two of the candidates for the Knicks’ head coaching vacancy, have continued to receive endorsements from third parties as New York continues to interview people for the job. [SNY Knicks] Knicks head coach position is Mike Budenholzer’s ‘top choice’ (Monday, April …continue reading