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Friday, July 1, 2016

Knicks Morning News (2016.07.01)

[New York Times] Knicks Turn Their Rebuilding Strategy Up a Notch (Fri, 01 Jul 2016 00:37:14 GMT) The team is said to be meeting with Joakim Noah, its primary target in the free-agent market. [New York Times] U.S. Women Trace Olympic Basketball Success to 1976 (Fri, 01 Jul 2016 00:33:35 GMT) The United States, currently on a 41-game Olympic winning streak, was not expected to qualify for the Games that year, but took home silver. [New York Times] AP Source: DeMar DeRozan Staying With Raptors (Fri, 01 Jul 2016 06:39:35 GMT) DeMar DeRozan turned the biggest year of his career …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2016.06.30)

[ESPN.com – New York Knicks] Thursday's Knicks Links: Time for Phil Jackson to do his job (Thu, 30 Jun 2016 05:56:08 EST) Thursday's Knicks Links: Time for Phil Jackson to do his job [ESPN.com – New York Knicks] Sources: Knicks strong favorites to land Noah (Thu, 30 Jun 2016 00:13:21 EST) Sources: Knicks strong favorites to land Noah [New York Times] Knicks Look to Young Blood and Free Agency to Patch Porous Roster (Thu, 30 Jun 2016 02:24:30 GMT) The Knicks are set for a summer of change, with just five players under contract for next season and an expected …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2016.06.29)

[New York Times] Sports of The Times: Early Entry? One and Done? Thank Spencer Haywood for the Privilege (Wed, 29 Jun 2016 09:00:21 GMT) In 1971, Spencer Haywood sued for the chance to join the draft without completing four years of college. Now he is pushing for the rule that allows underclassmen into the N.B.A. to bear his name. [New York Times] AP Interview: Wade Prepares for Another Free Agent Summer (Wed, 29 Jun 2016 06:48:34 GMT) Dwyane Wade still has every hope of finishing his NBA career in the same manner that it began, wearing a Miami Heat uniform. …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2016.06.28)

[New York Times] Adidas Strikes Deal With Wanda to Promote Sport in China (Tue, 28 Jun 2016 09:51:28 GMT) German sportswear firm Adidas has signed a deal with the Wanda business empire of China’s richest man Wang Jianlin to sponsor two of Wanda’s endurance events, promote soccer and basketball in the country and open stores in Wanda’s malls. [ESPN.com – New York Knicks] Tuesday's Knicks Links: Derrick Rose trade 'reinvigorated' Carmelo Anthony (Tue, 28 Jun 2016 05:28:29 EST) Tuesday's Knicks Links: Derrick Rose trade 'reinvigorated' Carmelo Anthony

Knicks Morning News (2016.06.27)

[ESPN.com – New York Knicks] Source: Six teams scheduled to meet Durant (Mon, 27 Jun 2016 05:59:09 EST) Source: Six teams scheduled to meet Durant [ESPN.com – New York Knicks] Monday's Knicks Links: New York still hoping to land meeting with Durant (Mon, 27 Jun 2016 05:33:44 EST) Monday's Knicks Links: New York still hoping to land meeting with Durant

Knicks Morning News (2016.06.26)

[New York Post] 25 reasons summer sports in New York City will be awesome (Sun, 26 Jun 2016 02:37:04 -0400) Summer in the city. The City That Never Sleeps. Where, not to worry, there is no calm around here after the LeBron-versus-Warriors storm. New York sports fans can bemoan the paucity of championships, but their insatiable appetite always remains whetted by the smorgasbord of stars and events that come their way. In chronological order: 1…. [New York Post] Knicks’ recent point guard history is not very inspiring (Sun, 26 Jun 2016 02:18:37 -0400) The position of point guard for the …continue reading