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Game Thread: New York Knicks at New Orleans Pelicans

Game Thread: New York Knicks at New Orleans Pelicans Start Time: 11/16/2018 20:00:00 Payton may return for Pelicans’ meeting with Knicks The New Orleans Pelicans miss point guard Elfrid Payton’s ball handling and defense. [Read more] Pre Game Links: [sports.yahoo.com] Payton may return for Pelicans’ meeting with Knicks [nola.com] New Orleans Pelicans vs. New York Knicks: How to watch, live stream and lineups [hoopshabit.com] New Orleans Pelicans are the perfect landing spot for Carmelo Anthony [nypost.com] More starting lineup changes could be coming for Knicks [northjersey.com] New York Knicks: Through early-season ups and downs, David Fizdale staying even-keeled [cbssports.com] Knicks’ …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.11.16)

[NYDN] Bondy: Gracious Knicks spare fans of typical early tease, head straight for dreadful (Thursday, November 15, 2018 9:55:00 AM) As bad as the Knicks finished the last three seasons, they still had hope until around mid-January. Those teams followed the same formula – a hot start, which was better than expected, followed by a total collapse. In 2015-16, they began 22-22. In 2016-17: 16-13. Last season: 17-14. It was captivating… [Newsday] Bondy: Gracious Knicks spare fans of typical early tease, head straight for dreadful (Thursday, November 15, 2018 9:55:00 AM) As bad as the Knicks finished the last three …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.11.15)

[NYDN] Knicks lineup changes flop in loss to Thunder (Wednesday, November 14, 2018 7:50:00 PM) OKLAHOMA CITY — David Fizdale’s lineup changes didn’t pay off. In desperate need of better ball movement, the Knicks head coach slotted point guard Emmanuel Mudiay and small forward Kevin Knox into the starting rotation for Frank Ntilkina and Damyean Dotson. But neither move worked as Paul George… [Hoops Rumors] Knicks Notes: Lineup, Hezonja, Porzingis, Lee (Wednesday, November 14, 2018 12:34:12 PM) The Knicks are making a couple changes to their starting lineup, as Marc Berman of The New York Post tweets. Emmanuel Mudiay and …continue reading

Post Game: Thunder beat Knicks, 128-103

Potential Links [dailythunder.com] Westbrook yada yada yada, Thunder beat the Knicks 112-103 [arabnews.com] Durant drops 44 points to lift Thunder to OT victory at Knicks [nbcsports.com] Thunder lose to Knicks in Anthony’s homecoming Full BoxScore: http://www.nba.com/games/20181114/NYKOKC#/boxscore Score by Period: Team 1 2 3 4 TOTAL Knicks 22 27 31 23 103 Thunder 37 28 35 28 128 Four Factors TEAM eFG TOR ORB FTR NYK 0.483 0.156 0.210 0.205 OKC 0.622 0.138 0.326 0.106 Simple Box Score Name min pts fga 3pm ftm or Reb ast stl to blk pf +/- Knox, Kevin 29:19 15 16 2 3 1 5 …continue reading

Game Thread: New York Knicks at Oklahoma City Thunder

Game Thread: New York Knicks at Oklahoma City Thunder Start Time: 11/14/2018 20:00:00 Thunder host Knicks team in transition After using the same starters for the last nine games, New York Knicks coach David Fizdale might overhaul his lineup for Wednesday’s game against the Oklahoma City Thunder. [Read more] Pre Game Links: [foxsports.com] Thunder host Knicks team in transition [welcometoloudcity.com] Thunder vs Knicks preview and gamethread: OKC looks to stay hot vs NY [heavy.com] Westbrook Injury: Thunder Starting Five Against Knicks Without Westbrook [newsok.com] Thunder vs. Knicks lineups, tip-off time and TV info [newsday.com] Kevin Knox in, Frank Ntilikina out …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.11.14)

[NYDN] One Knicks stat makes David Fizdale ‘want to yack’ as coach contemplates lineup changes (Tuesday, November 13, 2018 2:25:00 PM) Just before his team left for its longest road trip of the season to date, David Fizdale was contemplating another lineup change with the following vomit-inducing statistic in mind: the Knicks are dead last in the NBA in assists. And it’s not really that close. “It makes me want to yack, to be… [RotoWire] Russell Westbrook: Ruled out vs. Knicks (Tuesday, November 13, 2018 1:06:00 PM) Russell Westbrook: Westbrook (ankle) won’t be available for Wednesday’s game against New York, …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.11.13)

[NYTimes] Allonzo Trier Was the Basketball Kid on the Cover. Some Fraught Chapters Followed. (Tuesday, November 13, 2018 10:00:12 AM) Trier, an undrafted rookie for the Knicks, has quickly become a fan favorite. Before that, he was a prodigy on a winding journey through elite youth basketball. [NYTimes] Timberwolves 120, Nets 113: Caris LeVert of Nets Sustains Gruesome Leg Injury, Moving Some to Tears (Tuesday, November 13, 2018 5:20:31 AM) LeVert, the team’s top scorer, landed awkwardly on his right leg while attempting to block a shot at the end of the first half at Minnesota. [NYTimes] Jimmy Butler Joins …continue reading