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Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Knicks Morning News (2017.12.12)

[NY Newsday] Ron Baker responds when Jeff Hornacek calls his number (Monday, December 11, 2017 7:52:53 PM) Ron Baker couldn’t help but smile as he stood in front of his locker Sunday night. The Knicks guard was tired and sore and happier than he’s been in a long time. [SNY Knicks] Amar’e Stoudemire to light a ceremonial menorah at MSG Tuesday (Monday, December 11, 2017 5:30:20 PM) Former Knicks C Amar’e Stoudemire will be the man to light a cermonial menorah at Madison Square Garden before Tuesday’s contest against the Lakers [SNY Knicks] Porzingis, Knicks front office says tanking isn’t …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2017.12.11)

[SNY Knicks] Porzingis, McDermott carry Knicks to 111-107 win over Hawks (Sunday, December 10, 2017 11:04:29 PM) Kristaps Porzingis scored 30 points, Doug McDermott added 23 and the New York Knicks held on late to beat the Atlanta Hawks, 111-107, on Sunday at Madison Square Garden. [SNY Knicks] Knicks road woes continue in loss to NBA-worst Bulls Saturday (Sunday, December 10, 2017 10:27:32 AM) After a surprising loss to the NBA-worst Bulls Saturday night, head coach Jeff Hornacek couldn’t hold in his frustration after the game. [NYPost] Knicks can’t stop raving about Enes Kanter’s dedication (Sunday, December 10, 2017 9:37:40 …continue reading

2017-18 Game Thread: Knicks vs. Hawks

Well, beating one of the worst teams in the NBA on the road was apparently too much for the Knicks to handle. So now let us at least hope that they can defeat one of the worst teams in the NBA at home. The Knicks have at least played pretty well at home so far. Let’s go, Knicks!

Knicks Morning News (2017.12.10)

[NYDN] Knicks GM Scott Perry says he won’t buy out Joakim Noah (Saturday, December 09, 2017 8:38:12 PM) Knicks GM Scott Perry isn’t ready to end Noah’s days in New York just yet. [NYDN] Knicks’ late run not enough, fall to the lowly Bulls, 104-102 (Saturday, December 09, 2017 5:29:21 PM) The Knicks once again struggled on the road, losing to the Bulls in Chicago. [NYDN] Jalen Brunson, Villanova PG, checks off plenty on JVG’s criteria (Saturday, December 09, 2017 2:49:02 PM) Rick Brunson admits his son Jalen is more talented than he ever was. [NYPost] Jeff Hornacek loses his …continue reading

2017-18 Game Thread: Knicks @ Bulls

Well, if you’re a team who is struggling to win on the road, it certainly helps to get a team like the Bulls on your road schedule. With the Hawks coming to New York tomorrow, this should be a nice two-game stretch. Let’s go, Knicks!

Knicks Morning News (2017.12.09)

[NYPost] Frank Ntilikina is confused on how he can best help Knicks (Friday, December 08, 2017 10:32:35 PM) Frank Ntilikina can impact a game in several ways, but right now the rookie doesn’t know how he should. Following a promising start to the season, the 19-year-old point guard’s production has slipped in nearly every category. Through 21 games, Ntilikina ranks second to last on the team in field-goal percentage (33.6), and since registering… [NYPost] Porzingis gets his shot against rookie who almost replaced him (Friday, December 08, 2017 12:25:37 PM) Kristaps Porzingis can laugh about it now. The always-baffling prospect …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2017.12.08)

[NYPost] Why fewer Knicks sell outs are not concerning MSG officials (Friday, December 08, 2017 12:00:09 AM) The Knicks are showing they don’t have to sell out to win at the Garden. In an odd quirk, the Knicks have sold out fewer than half their home games this season on their way to an 11-5 home mark. Only seven of 16 Garden games have seen a full capacity of 19,812. The nine… [NYPost] Boxing champ has secret to Kristaps Porzingis recovery (Thursday, December 07, 2017 10:40:08 PM) Kristaps Porzingis can take a punch. Recovering in just one week from his …continue reading