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Wednesday, October 14, 2015

Knicks Morning News (2015.10.13)

[New York Daily News] Porzingis misses Knicks preseason game with injury (Tue, 13 Oct 2015 03:32:34 GMT) Before he can lead the Knicks out of their misery, Kristaps Porzingis still has to prove he can stay on the court. [New York Post] Jerian Grant won brother’s bet — and is now winning Knicks over (Tue, 13 Oct 2015 02:37:52 -0400) The bet has not been paid, but the dream was made. Before last June's NBA draft, Sixers small forward Jerami Grant bet his brother Jerian a substantial sum that he… [New York Times] Knicks 94, 76ers 88 (Preseason): Kristaps Porzingis …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2015.10.12)

[New York Daily News] Melo ‘hated’ Vujacic before they became Knicks teammates (Mon, 12 Oct 2015 03:35:38 GMT) When the Knicks traded for Larry Johnson prior to the 1996-97 NBA season, Johnson’s mother asked him an obvious question. [New York Times] Sports Briefing | Pro Basketball: Fever Force a Fifth Game (Mon, 12 Oct 2015 05:12:46 GMT) Shenise Johnson scored 15 points and Marissa Coleman added 14 to help the Indiana Fever beat the visiting Minnesota Lynx, 75-69, forcing a decisive Game 5 in the W.N.B.A. finals. [New York Times] Bryant Has 21 Points, Lakers Rout Maccabi Haifa 126-83 (Mon, …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2015.10.11)

[New York Daily News] Isola: Healthy Carmelo Anthony good news for Knicks coach (Sun, 11 Oct 2015 02:15:46 GMT) Not every husband of a reality television star is a threat to Derek Fisher. [New York Times] Lin Wows Crowd as Hornets Sting Clippers in China (Sun, 11 Oct 2015 09:27:27 GMT) Jeremy Lin scored 16 points off the bench to help the Charlotte Hornets prevail 106-94 over the Los Angeles Clippers in the first of two pre-season games in China on Sunday. [New York Times] Hornets Top Paul-Less Clippers 106-94 in China Game (Sun, 11 Oct 2015 08:30:32 GMT) Cody …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2015.10.10)

[New York Post] Knicks’ Seraphin ticked after being denied Wizards revenge (Sat, 10 Oct 2015 00:23:48 -0400) WASHINGTON — Kevin Seraphin's first chance to show something to his former Wizards coach, Randy Wittman, was put on hold. Seraphin missed the Knicks' 115-104 win over the Wizards at… [New York Daily News] Melo continues strong preseason form as Knicks top Wizards (Sat, 10 Oct 2015 05:00:57 GMT) Lost in the Derek Fisher love triangle and the daily love-fest for Kristaps Porzingis is the most important factor to the Knicks’ season. [New York Daily News] Gilbert Arenas sues Laura Govan on ‘false …continue reading

Preseason Game Thread: Knicks vs Another Real NBA Team

Putting this up as our boys matchup against Washington tonight at 7pm. It’s an actual NBA team, so it’ll be nice to see how the ‘Bockers play against some “real” competition. Also keep an eye on Porzingis!™, does he shake off those game 1 jitters? Finally two Knicks will be returning. Once a Knick…

Knicks Morning News (2015.10.09)

[New York Times] Lowry Gets 25 in Raptors’ 105-97 Preseason Win Over Lakers (Fri, 09 Oct 2015 05:33:34 GMT) Kyle Lowry scored 25 points and DeMarre Carroll added 18 points and six rebounds in the Toronto Raptors’ 105-97 preseason win over the Los Angeles Lakers on Thursday night. [New York Times] Kings Beat San Antonio in Aldridge’s Spurs Debut (Fri, 09 Oct 2015 05:03:39 GMT) Rudy Gay had 26 points and seven rebounds as the Sacramento Kings beat the San Antonio Spurs 95-92 in a preseason game Thursday night. [New York Times] Crabbe Has 25 and Trail Blazers Defeat Warriors …continue reading

2016 Preseason Game: Knicks 100, Bauru 81

OK so I watched some of the first quarter before technical difficulties/family life occurred. So I’m going with my first quarter notes and then talk box score after. Notes: * Carmelo looks thin, no? Maybe he lent a few pounds to Porzingis who looks a little less stick-like. * For the first few minutes Sasha looks like a real NBA player. He’s not, but he actually looked like one. * Bauru took a lot of shots from the outside against Porzingis. Obviously they thought him to be a liability guarding smaller players on the perimeter. I’m curious if this trend …continue reading