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Friday, July 29, 2016

Author: Brian Cronin

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Your “Because Knicks” Story of the Day: Sources: Phil Jackson pushing for Knicks to keep Kurt Rambis

According to Marc Stein and Ian Begley of ESPN.com: The New York Knicks are giving strong consideration to making Kurt Rambis their full-time head coach, according to league sources. Sources told ESPN.com that Rambis, who has served as the Knicks’ interim coach since Derek Fisher was fired Feb. 8, is the preferred choice of team president ?Phil Jackson, who sources say is pushing for a new multiyear deal for Rambis despite New York’s 8-16 record since the coaching change. So yes, our only hope now lies in James Dolan being the logical one of the Dolan/Phil Jackson pairing. Have mercy …continue reading

2015-16 Game Thread: Knicks vs. Nets

The Knicks take on the Nets in a game that makes Jerian Grant’s debut as a starting point guard for the Knicks due to Jose Calderon perhaps being out for the rest of the season. The Nets are shockingly kind of fun to watch now, so even with Porzingis out, this might actually be a fun game to watch. Always fun to watch the Lopez twins play each other. Let’s go, Knicks! The meaningless winning streak begins soon!

2015-16 Game Thread: Knicks @ Pelicans

The Knicks travel to New Orleans, where they take on the tanktacular New Orleans Pelicans, who have taken a page out of the 1997 San Antonio Spurs’ playbook by resting their star player and trying to get as high of a draft pick as they can. Buddy Hield sure would look good playing with the Brow. The Knicks should win this one, but let’s hope that it is a fun win like the Chicago beatdowns! I want 30 from Porzingis! Let’s go, Knicks!

2015-16 Game Thread: Knicks vs. Cavaliers

The Knicks welcome Lebron James and the traveling circus known as the Cleveland Cavaliers to Madison Square Garden tonight. The Cavs are the most discombobulated team in first place in their Conference and winning seven of their last ten games. Yet there is something there. Whether just typical Lebron drama or not. The Cavs just lost to the Brooklyn Nets, so this game is ripe for the taking for the Knicks. Let’s hope that Melo does so well tonight that Lebron insists on forming his Banana Boat Super Team this offseason! Since that’s never going to happen, I’ll “settle” for …continue reading

2015-16 Game Thread: Knicks vs. Bulls

As the second half begins, the Knicks have opened up an 11-point lead on the Bulls. Boy, the Bulls are just falling apart this season. Good for the Knicks! Kristaps Poringis is kicking some major ass! Let’s go, Knicks!