At least they’re losing this one easily so far. Phew. Let’s go, Nick-at-Nite!
[SNY Knicks] Hornacek thinks Knicks need to take size in the draft (Thursday, March 22, 2018 9:45:10 AM) With the Knicks’ disappointing season coming to an end, the only positive thing for fans to look forward to is the NBA Draft in June. [NY Newsday] Jeff Hornacek sticking with Emmanuel Mudiay as Knicks’ starting point guard (Thursday, March 22, 2018 4:04:32 PM) The Knicks have so many issues, but Jeff Hornacek doesn’t think Emmanuel Mudiay is one of them — at least not in their last game. [NYPost] Knicks veteran surprised Mark Jackson doesn’t have NBA job (Friday, March 23, …continue reading
[NYTimes] Nancy Lieberman’s Return to Coaching Will Come in the Big3 (Thursday, March 22, 2018 10:23:05 AM) Lieberman, a Hall of Famer who coached men in the N.B.A., will take over Clyde Drexler’s old team in Ice Cube’s three-on-three league. [NYTimes] J.J. Redick, the N.B.A.’s Most Meticulous Player (Wednesday, March 21, 2018 1:39:46 PM) In his 12th season, Redick painstakingly plans everything from his naps to his shots. It’s helped him steady a 76ers team that is poised to reach the playoffs again. [NYPost] Knicks get back to losing but can’t gain any lottery ground (Wednesday, March 21, 2018 6:00:02 …continue reading
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