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Saturday, October 25, 2014

Author: Mike Kurylo

Mike Kurylo is the founder and editor of KnickerBlogger.net. His book on the 2012 Knicks, "We’ll Always Have Linsanity," is on sale now. Follow him on twitter (@KnickerBlogger).

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Knicks Morning News (2014.10.24)

[New York Daily News] Knicks Insider: Carmelo doesn’t make top 10 list (Fri, 24 Oct 2014 04:14:02 GMT) Carmelo Anthony views himself as an underrated superstar, an opinion he gave to ESPN earlier this month. He might be onto something. According to ESPN.com and the TrueHoop Network, Anthony is not even a top 10 player in the NBA. [New York Daily News] Derek Fisher trying to distance himself from Phil Jackson (Fri, 24 Oct 2014 04:07:29 GMT) When Phil Jackson was hired as Knicks president, it was assumed that whomever he picked as coach would be nothing more than a …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.10.23)

[New York Post] Hamstring strain likely to force Bargnani to miss Knicks’ opener (Thu, 23 Oct 2014 03:37:06 -0400) Andrea Bargnani said he's not sure when he will return from a right hamstring strain and admitted he's frustrated by the injury. When two reporters from Italy interviewed him after… [New York Post] Carmelo hits game-winner, but it’s only preseason (Thu, 23 Oct 2014 00:22:04 -0400) There weren't any final-second game-winners from Carmelo Anthony during last season's wreckage, but the Knicks superstar set a sweet tone for 2014-15 — even if it's preseason. Anthony broke a… [New York Daily News] Derek …continue reading

Pre-Knicks 103, Pre-Wizards 100

We’re creeping ever closer to actual, this-actually-counts basketball, folks. Tonight, it even felt like there was something at stake, you could get into the rhythms and pace of a regular season game. The cluttered, hoarder’s mess of hooping that’s been on display so far, where you really had to dig though stacks of magazines and piles of those pizza box thingies in order to say anything declarative about the ‘Bockers’ play, were nowhere to be found. And of course, MELLLLOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO! (courtesy Posting and Toasting and gifdsports) Which, yes of course a home game against the DC Prestidigitators is going to …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.10.22)

[New York Daily News] Knicks season opener in doubt for banged-up Andrea Bargnani (Wed, 22 Oct 2014 02:32:17 GMT) Derek Fisher may have more faith in Andrea Bargnani than the big Italian has in himself. With the Oct. 29 season opener against the Chicago Bulls on the horizon, Fisher refused to rule Bargnani out despite the fact that the Knicks forward has not played since suffering a hamstring injury during the club’s first preseason game two weeks ago. [New York Times] New-Look NBA: A Player’s Perspective, Paul Pierce (Wed, 22 Oct 2014 07:47:05 GMT) The Associated Press will periodically look …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.10.21)

[New York Times] Plumlee Lifts Nets to 99-88 Win Over 76ers (Tue, 21 Oct 2014 03:37:59 GMT) Mason Plumlee had 20 points and 17 rebounds to help the Brooklyn Nets beat the Philadelphia 76ers 99-88 on Monday night. [New York Times] Spurs Rally to Beat Kings 106-99 (Tue, 21 Oct 2014 03:34:56 GMT) Jeff Ayres had 15 points and rookie Kyle Anderson added 14 points as the San Antonio Spurs overcame DeMarcus Cousin’s 32 points and 11 rebounds to rally for a 106-99 victory over the Sacramento Kings on Monday night. [New York Times] Sports Briefing | Basketball: Defamation Lawsuit …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.10.20)

[New York Daily News] Knicks moving forward without Andrea Bargnani (Mon, 20 Oct 2014 00:23:50 GMT) Derek Fisher hopes to solidify his playing rotation later this week, but Andrea Bargnani’s continued absence will offer further opportunities for the other power forwards on the Knicks to impress the coaching staff. [New York Times] On Pro Basketball: Reminder of Knicks’ Dysfunction Is Again Hoping to Solve It (Mon, 20 Oct 2014 05:07:00 GMT) Jim Cleamons, a current assistant and former Knicks player, has ties to Phil Jackson, the team president, and an awkward history with Walt Frazier, the TV analyst. [New York …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.10.20)

[New York Daily News] Knicks moving forward without Andrea Bargnani (Mon, 20 Oct 2014 00:23:50 GMT) Derek Fisher hopes to solidify his playing rotation later this week, but Andrea Bargnani’s continued absence will offer further opportunities for the other power forwards on the Knicks to impress the coaching staff. [New York Times] On Pro Basketball: Reminder of Knicks’ Dysfunction Is Again Hoping to Solve It (Mon, 20 Oct 2014 05:07:00 GMT) Jim Cleamons, a current assistant and former Knicks player, has ties to Phil Jackson, the team president, and an awkward history with Walt Frazier, the TV analyst. [New York …continue reading