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Saturday, October 10, 2015

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

Knicks Morning News (2015.10.08)

[New York Post] Derek Fisher in damage-control mode after Matt Barnes attack (Thu, 08 Oct 2015 04:07:45 -0400) The ball had yet to be tipped off for the first preseason game Wednesday night when the Knicks again were starring in their annual circus of dysfunction. Coach Derek Fisher… [New York Post] Knicks’ Madison Garden sellout streak ends at 201 (Thu, 08 Oct 2015 02:23:18 -0400) The 201-game Garden sellout streak dating to 2010 is over. The club announced a crowd of 19,037 — below the sellout number of 19,812 — for Tuesday's preseason opener against… [New York Daily News] Derek …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2015.10.07)

[New York Times] Fuming Fever Ready to Crank It Back Up in Indy for Game 3 (Wed, 07 Oct 2015 07:39:43 GMT) Tamika Catchings was still shaking about 30 minutes after the Indiana Fever dropped a tense Game 2 of the WNBA Finals to the Minnesota Lynx. [New York Times] Burks Scores 6 of His 27 in OT to Lift Jazz Past Lakers (Wed, 07 Oct 2015 07:34:41 GMT) Alec Burks scored six of his 27 points in overtime to help the Utah Jazz beat the Los Angeles Lakers 117-114 in a preseason game Tuesday night. [New York Times] Mudiay …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2015.10.06)

[New York Daily News] ‘Hell no!’ Carmelo Anthony not thinking of asking for trade (Tue, 06 Oct 2015 06:19:44 GMT) Carmelo Anthony holds a no-trade clause and the biggest contract on the Knicks. [New York Times] Kings Down Trail Blazers 109-105 in OT Preseason Opener (Tue, 06 Oct 2015 05:15:43 GMT) Marco Belinelli had 32 points, including four 3-pointers, and the Sacramento Kings defeated the Portland Trail Blazers 109-105 in overtime Monday night, the preseason opener for both teams. [New York Times] Barboza, Thompson Lead Warriors Past Raptors 95-87 (Tue, 06 Oct 2015 05:03:44 GMT) Leandro Barbosa scored 15 points, …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2015.10.05)

[New York Times] Bryant Returns as Jazz Beat Lakers 90-71 in Preseason (Mon, 05 Oct 2015 04:30:56 GMT) Kobe Bryant scored five points in his first action since undergoing surgery to repair a torn rotator cuff in the Los Angeles Lakers’ 90-71 loss to the Utah Jazz on Sunday. [New York Times] Fever 75, Lynx 69: Fever Win in Opener, Handing the Lynx a Rare Home Loss (Mon, 05 Oct 2015 02:41:19 GMT) Briann January had 19 points and 6 assists, and the Fever stole home-court advantage in the W.N.B.A. finals with a 75-69 victory over the Minnesota Lynx in …continue reading