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Thursday, November 23, 2017

Knicks Morning News (2017.11.23)

[NY Newsday] Knicks’ 28-0 run in third quarter makes Raptors extinct (Wednesday, November 22, 2017 11:24:56 PM) It was a quarter for the ages. [NY Newsday] Steve Kerr defends Phil Jackson’s disastrous Knicks tenure (Wednesday, November 22, 2017 7:27:56 PM) Steve Kerr, the head coach of the defending NBA champion Golden State Warriors, almost ended up as Phil Jackson’s first coach with the Knicks. The two are close, and Kerr defended his old Bulls boss for his disastrous Knicks tenure in comments reported by ESPN. [ESPN] ‘Explicit’ halftime talk leads Knicks to historic win against Toronto (Thursday, November 23, 2017 …continue reading

2017-18 Game Thread: Knicks vs. Raptors

It seems like every game this season is so fascinating. Tonight, the Knicks host (of course they’re hosting – it’s 2017 and it is the Knicks, odds are it is a home game) a team that just recently kicked their ass. How they handle the Raptors tonight at home could be huge in determining how good this team is. Let’s hope that they come back and take some revenge on that blowout loss! 10-7 would be pretty damn sweet! Let’s go, Knicks!

Knicks Morning News (2017.11.22)

[ESPN] Rumor Central: Ron Baker to return soon? (Tuesday, November 21, 2017 10:04:55 AM) New York Knicks guard Ron Baker has been unavailable to coach Jeff Hornacek since the third game this season because of a sore left shoulder. [SNY Knicks] GEICO SportsNite: Knicks prepare for the Raptors (Wednesday, November 22, 2017 12:14:28 AM) [SNY Knicks] Tim Hardaway Jr. plays through ‘intense soreness’ in left foot Monday (Tuesday, November 21, 2017 11:59:00 AM) Tim Hardaway Jr. took one for the team as he played through his “intense soreness” in his left foot last night against the Clippers. [SNY Knicks] Flu-like …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2017.11.21)

[ESPN] Knicks offseason moves pay off against Clippers (Tuesday, November 21, 2017 2:30:17 AM) Knicks offseason moves pay off against Clippers [ESPN] Bernard King on Kristaps Porzingis’ play: ‘I don’t know if we’ve ever seen that before’ (Monday, November 20, 2017 11:00:21 AM) Bernard King on Kristaps Porzingis’ play: ‘I don’t know if we’ve ever seen that before’ [SNY Knicks] GEICO SportsNite: Hornacek on Knicks’ prowess at home (Tuesday, November 21, 2017 12:34:06 AM) Jeff Hornacek on the explosive nature of today’s NBA and how his club continued to compete all night, securing a 107-85 win over Lob City. [SNY …continue reading

2017-18 Game Thread: Knicks vs. Clippers

After a whole, entire GAME on the road, the Knicks are right back at the Garden to host the Clippers as part of one of the strangest schedules I can remember. The Clippers are reeling as they are dealing with a bunch of injuries. The Knicks are getting them at the perfect point for a possible win. Tim Hardaway Jr. will play through what seems to be plantar fasciitus. Let’s go, Knicks!

Knicks Morning News (2017.11.20)

[SNY Knicks] Tim Hardaway Jr. questionable for Clippers game with left foot soreness (Sunday, November 19, 2017 2:38:05 PM) GREENBURGH, N.Y. — Tim Hardaway Jr. said he first noticed the soreness in his left foot after the Knicks beat the Utah Jazz on Nov. 15, but he didn’t take it seriously at first. [SNY Knicks] Jeff Hornacek compares Kristaps Porzingis’ struggles to Aaron Judge’s slump (Sunday, November 19, 2017 11:47:50 AM) GREENBURGH, N.Y. – Kristaps Porzingis and Aaron Judge are both outsized New York superstars. [SNY Knicks] Larry Johnson spills Knicks eating secret, more on ‘Athletic Appetites’ (Sunday, November 19, …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2017.11.19)

[NYDN] With Porzingis struggling, Knicks need to find 2nd scoring option (Saturday, November 18, 2017 8:54:47 PM) After an otherworldly start to this season, Kristaps Porzingis has looked surprisingly human over his past three games. [NY Newsday] Kristaps Porzingis shakes off 3-for-13 shooting night (Sunday, November 19, 2017 12:21:16 AM) Kristaps Porzingis probably wasn’t going to average exactly 30 points per game all season. [NY Newsday] Knicks’ Jeff Hornacek has more freedom without Phil Jackson (Saturday, November 18, 2017 6:50:07 PM) MORE FREEDOM, LESS TRIANGLE [SNY Knicks] Noah, yet to make season debut, ‘understands’ situation (Saturday, November 18, 2017 11:45:04 …continue reading