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Friday, February 24, 2017

Knicks Morning News (2017.02.24)

[NYDN] Kristaps Porzingis hurt as Knicks fall to Cavaliers, 119-104 (Thursday, February 23, 2017 8:23:57 PM) Same roster, same results. Only worse. [NYDN] Charles Oakley sits next to Cavs owner at Knicks game (Thursday, February 23, 2017 8:00:31 PM) Charles Oakley confirmed he plans to attend the Knicks-Cavs game in Cleveland on Thursday. [NYDN] Kristaps Porzingis tweets cryptic meme after injuring ankle (Thursday, February 23, 2017 7:59:02 PM) Porzingis had a zinger. [NYDN] Charles Barkley curses on live TV while talking about Knicks (Thursday, February 23, 2017 6:12:05 PM) Charles Barkley on live TV is always a treat. [NYDN] Phil …continue reading

2016-17 Game Thread: Knicks @ Cavs

The drive for the #8 seed starts tonight! The Knicks begin the back half of the NBA season by heading to Cleveland to take on the Cleveland Cavaliers as Melo shows the Cavs why they should have traded for him and Derrick Rose begins his drive to get his $150 contract extension from the Knicks! Lets go, Knicks!

Knicks Morning News (2017.02.23)

[ESPN] Thursday’s Knicks News: Melo not bothered by trade deadline (Thursday, February 23, 2017 5:17:50 AM) Thursday’s Knicks News: Melo not bothered by trade deadline [ESPN] NBA Rumor Central: Knicks’ asking price high for O’Quinn (Wednesday, February 22, 2017 10:40:21 PM) NBA Rumor Central: Knicks’ asking price high for O’Quinn [ESPN] Melo feeling mellow heading to trade deadline (Wednesday, February 22, 2017 3:14:29 PM) Melo feeling mellow heading to trade deadline [NYDN] Expect Knicks to once again sit still at trade deadline (Wednesday, February 22, 2017 8:30:06 PM) If Phil Jackson allows Thursday’s NBA trading deadline to pass without making …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2017.02.22)

[NYPost] Why the Knicks’ playoff hopes are better than you think (Tuesday, February 21, 2017 9:13:37 PM) The optimist will look at the list of remaining NBA games and say, “Oh, wow, the Knicks are entering the easy part of their schedule.” The cynic will look at the same list, see an opponent about to face the Knicks and think that same rival is entering the easy part of its schedule. While… [NYPost] Joakim Noah takes step back in recovery from hamstring injury (Tuesday, February 21, 2017 6:43:00 PM) So the Knicks came roaring back from the All-Star break all …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2017.02.21)

[NY Newsday] Five Knicks story lines for the rest of 2017 (Monday, February 20, 2017 11:35:19 PM) A marquee player was on the move at the end of All-Star Weekend, and it wasn’t Carmelo Anthony. [NYPost] Report: Timberwolves interested in Derrick Rose deal (Monday, February 20, 2017 6:49:32 PM) The Timberwolves are one of several teams to contact the Knicks regarding a deal for point guard Derrick Rose, according to an ESPN report Monday night. Rose, acquired last offseason from Chicago, played for current Timberwolves president of basketball operations and coach Tom Thibodeau with the Bulls. The report gave no …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2017.02.20)

[ESPN] Monday’s Knicks News: Melo trade unlikely (Monday, February 20, 2017 5:49:57 AM) Monday’s Knicks News: Melo trade unlikely [ESPN] Fredette scores 73 in Chinese league game (Sunday, February 19, 2017 11:32:52 AM) Fredette scores 73 in Chinese league game [NYDN] Ex-Knick Jimmer Fredette scores 73 points in Chinese league game (Sunday, February 19, 2017 8:41:15 AM) Much like Stephon Marbury, Jimmer Fredette is finding success in China. [NYPost] Charles Oakley, commish hash out Dolan beef over brunch (Sunday, February 19, 2017 8:29:33 PM) NEW ORLEANS — When Charles Oakley got up to leave an hour early from the NBA …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2017.02.19)

[NYPost] Knicks legend would love it if Phil Jackson were coaching the team (Saturday, February 18, 2017 8:25:57 PM) NEW ORLEANS — Knicks legend Willis Reed knows what ails the franchise — not having Phil Jackson as its head coach. Attending the Hall of Fame press conference Saturday, Reed, a Louisiana resident, told The Post that Jackson has assembled enough talent to win but needs a great coach. A coach like Jackson. Reed never… [NYPost] NBA commish explains his (first?) Oakley-Dolan meeting (Saturday, February 18, 2017 5:15:19 PM) NEW ORLEANS — A disappointed NBA commissioner Adam Silver said he could …continue reading