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Monthly Archives: October 2018

Knicks Morning News (2018.10.20)

[YahooSports] Report: Knicks, Lakers, Clippers will pursue Kevin Durant in free agency (Friday, October 19, 2018 3:00:17 PM) The Warriors are reportedly bracing for Kevin Durant to leave in free agency next summer. The New York Knicks, Los Angeles Lakers and Los Angeles Clippers will take a run at the back-to-back Finals MVP, league sources told Yahoo Sports. Durant already plays for the best team in a desirable location. [NYDN] Kevin Knox shows promise with improved performance as Knicks fall to Nets on Caris LeVert’s winner (Friday, October 19, 2018 8:25:00 PM) It came down to one former Wolverine against …continue reading

New York Knicks 105 – Brooklyn Nets 107 – Game Recap

Mick Jagger used to sing “You can’t always get what you want, but if you try sometimes, you will find, you get what you need!”, and that’s exactly what we got tonight, and maybe more. A highly competitive loss where our youngsters play a lot of minutes, learn their trade and generally play well? Count me in for a season of this! Maybe, just maybe, sprinkle a win here and there as not to make my dopamine level drop too low. By now you should be acquainted with my writing gimmicks, so let’s not waste any more time and let’s …continue reading

Post Game: Nets beat Knicks, 107-105

Full BoxScore: Score by Period Team 1 2 3 4 TOTAL Knicks 24 26 26 29 105 Nets 33 24 17 33 107 Four Factors TEAM eFG TOR ORB FTR NYK 0.449 0.028 0.219 0.186 BKN 0.574 0.205 0.334 0.281 Simple Box Score Name min pts fga 3pm ftm or Reb ast stl to blk pf +/- Ntilikina, Frank 30:41 9 9 1 0 0 1 4 3 0 0 1 6 Thomas, Lance 21:05 0 4 0 0 1 2 2 1 0 0 2 -3 Kanter, Enes 35:19 29 18 0 5 3 10 2 1 0 …continue reading

Game Thread: New York Knicks at Brooklyn Nets

Game Thread: New York Knicks at Brooklyn Nets Start Time: 10/19/2018 19:30:00 Knicks-Nets clash comes with big buildup NEW YORK — These days, the rivalry between the New York Knicks and Brooklyn Nets can be defined by rebuilding projects and getting their respective rosters on the road to playoff contention. [Read more] Potential Links [] Knicks-Nets clash comes with big buildup [] Knicks’ Mitchell Robinson: Will be available vs. Nets [] New York Knicks vs. Brooklyn Nets: Position-by-position breakdown [] Knicks vs. Nets Live Stream: How to Watch Online Without Cable [] The Knicks are thinking bigger than this Nets …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.10.19)

[Sports Illustrated] Life Without Kristaps: Knicks Look to Push Pace With Star on the Mend (Thursday, October 18, 2018 7:56:13 AM) With Kristaps Porzingis out recovering from an ACL tear, the Knicks’ offense exploded for 126 points against the Hawks in the opener at Madison Square Garden. [NYPost] Rookie grateful for mentorship of these two former Knicks (Thursday, October 18, 2018 9:04:10 PM) Knicks coach David Fizdale has compared 6-foot-5 rookie guard Allonzo Trier to Clippers reigning Sixth Man of the Year Lou Williams. Trier, a Seattle native, would be just as flattered if he were compared to a former …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.10.18)

[Sports Illustrated] Watch: Knicks Fan Sinks Half-Court Shot for $10K at Season Opener (Wednesday, October 17, 2018 10:03:09 PM) The Knicks were 0-for-9 when the fan sunk his half-court shot. [Hoops Rumors] Knicks Notes: Burke, Porzingis, Noah, Ntilikina (Wednesday, October 17, 2018 11:48:29 AM) Trey Burke is poised to open the season as the Knicks‘ starting point guard, which means he’s in line to lock in a partial guarantee on his salary for 2018/19. According to Basketball Insiders’ salary data, Burke’s $1,795,015 salary for the coming season is mostly non-guaranteed, with only a modest $100K partial guarantee. However, as long […] …continue reading

Atlanta Hawks 107 – New York Knicks 126 – Game Recap

To paraphrase Dwyane Wade circa 2010, “Sorry if everyone thought we were going to go 0-82″. I guess this Hawks team was tailor made to get a thorough beating under the MSG lights on opening night! So, with our first win under our belt, let’s take a look at what happened tonight! The good: – Tim Hardaway Jr. (31 pts. 6 rebs, 5 ast, +14 +/-) had a heck of an second quarter on offense. He just couldn’t miss (which was not true for the rest of the game, since he ended up shooting 10/22 from the field and 3 for …continue reading