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Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Knicks Morning News (2017.08.16)

[NYDN] If Cavs call about Porzingis, Knicks need to hang up the phone (Tuesday, August 15, 2017 9:21:08 PM) If or when the Cavaliers call about Kristaps Porzingis, the Knicks should respond with an oldie. [NYDN] Make-or-break season for Knicks coach with David Blatt looming (Tuesday, August 15, 2017 9:18:15 PM) It’s been a rough week for Jeff Hornacek, starting with David Blatt declaring his desire to eventually return to the NBA. [NYTimes] The Knick Who’s Barely 19: Ntilikina Is ‘Enjoying the Moment’ (Tuesday, August 15, 2017 9:02:42 AM) Frank Ntilikina, the 19-year-old from France, is girding for his first …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2017.08.15)

[NYDN] Knicks national TV appearances cut by 64 percent this season (Monday, August 14, 2017 8:57:12 PM) The national audience won’t get much exposure to the Knicks. And that’s probably a good thing. [NY Newsday] See the Knicks’ entire 2017-18 schedule (Monday, August 14, 2017 7:56:00 PM) Here’s a look at the Knicks’ schedule for the 2017-18 NBA season. (All Times Eastern) [SNY Knicks] Knicks release 2017-18 schedule (Monday, August 14, 2017 6:10:36 PM) The New York Knicks released their official 2017-18 regular-season schedule on Monday, which includes their home opener on Oct. 21 against the Detroit Pistons and a …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2017.08.14)

[NYTimes] Red Sox 3, Yankees 2 | 10 Innings: Aroldis Chapman’s Woes Doom Yankees to Series Loss Against Red Sox (Monday, August 14, 2017 6:05:33 AM) Boston scored on a home run off Chapman in the ninth inning to tie the game and pushed across the deciding run in the 10th after he hit one batter with a pitch and walked another.

Knicks Morning News (2017.08.13)

[NYTimes] On Pro Basketball: Once in the Vanguard of Diversity, Knicks Build a Future That Echoes the Past (Saturday, August 12, 2017 3:20:52 PM) Seven decades ago the Knicks pushed to integrate a predecessor of the N.B.A. Their new general manager and president are breaking ground again. [NYDN] Moe Harkless talks about being named in Carmelo trade rumors (Saturday, August 12, 2017 9:54:48 PM) Moe Harkless has firm roots in Knicks territory, an upward-trending NBA career and is now part of the never-ending Carmelo trade cycle.

Knicks Morning News (2017.08.12)

[NYDN] Mavs’ Dennis Smith Jr. on Knicks meeting, Summer League success (Friday, August 11, 2017 10:00:22 PM) The Knicks dined with Dennis Smith Jr. but didn’t draft him, leaving themselves open to criticism if his athleticism translates to stardom. [NYDN] Ntilikina tells News ‘of course’ Knick wants to be starting PG (Friday, August 11, 2017 9:59:39 PM) The Knicks’ starting point guard spot remains very open for Frank Ntilikina following an unconvincing free agency for New York. [SNY Knicks] Knicks pick up Porzingis’ 2018-19 team option (Friday, August 11, 2017 9:29:00 AM) The New York Knicks reportedly picked up the …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2017.08.11)

[NY Newsday] Knicks to host 76ers on Christmas, open season at Oklahoma City Thunder (Thursday, August 10, 2017 6:44:21 PM) The Knicks will tip off the NBA’s Christmas Day quintupleheader against the 76ers at noon on ESPN, a matchup featuring teams that combined to win only 59 games last season. [NYPost] Knicks, Rockets renew Carmelo trade talk (with a twist): report (Thursday, August 10, 2017 3:58:40 PM) The Knicks trade talks for Carmelo Anthony are back on again — if they were ever off in the first place. With Anthony still maintaining that he only will be willing to go …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2017.08.10)

[SNY Knicks] Dwayne Wade has positive words for ‘lil bro’ Tim Hardaway Jr. after L.A. workout (Wednesday, August 09, 2017 12:40:46 PM) Chicago Bulls’ G Dwayne Wade believes Knicks G Tim Hardaway Jr. has improved tremendously, per SNY’s Taylor Rooks. [SNY Knicks] Michael Beasley could be viable replacement if Melo is traded (Wednesday, August 09, 2017 11:00:37 AM) Beasley was originally selected by the Heat with the 2nd overall pick in the 2008 NBA Draft. [NYPost] MSG Network to tab new Knicks’ radio play-by-play man (Wednesday, August 09, 2017 4:52:52 PM) Madison Square Garden Network is expected to announce soon …continue reading