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Friday, May 22, 2015

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 (2015.05.22)

[New York Times] In This Generation, 3-Pointers Are Paramount in the Playoffs (Fri, 22 May 2015 06:36:48 GMT) Those notable names of the past, the ones still insisting that NBA playoff offenses must pound the ball inside, have been awfully quiet this week. [New York Times] Warriors Survive Harden Onslaught to Forge 2-0 Lead (Fri, 22 May 2015 06:21:45 GMT) The Golden State Warriors survived a stirring James Harden-inspired fightback to take command of the Western Conference Final with a 99-98 Game Two victory over the Houston Rockets on Thursday. [New York Times] Warriors Prevail After Rockets’ 17-Point Rally Isn’t …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2015.05.21)

[New York Times] Hawks Lose Game One, Carroll to Knee Injury (Thu, 21 May 2015 05:51:41 GMT) The Atlanta Hawks suffered a double blow on Wednesday when they were beaten 97-89 by the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game One of the Eastern Conference finals and lost DeMarre Carroll to what looked like a serious knee injury. [New York Times] Smith, James Lead Cavs Past Hawks 97-89 in Game 1 (Thu, 21 May 2015 04:39:56 GMT) LeBron James scored 31 points and J.R. Smith made eight 3-pointers and added 28, leading the Cleveland Cavaliers past the top-seeded Atlanta Hawks 97-89 in Game …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2015.05.20)

[ESPN.com – New York Knicks] Knicks GM: No. 4 pick not 'setback,' keeping options open (Wed, 20 May 2015 01:32:18 EST) Knicks GM: No. 4 pick not 'setback,' keeping options open [New York Daily News] Knicks get No. 4 pick in 2015 NBA draft (Wed, 20 May 2015 05:36:17 GMT) Phil Jackson did not hit the jackpot, and he did not even land the all-important consolation prize. [New York Daily News] Isola: NBA draft’s 4th pick is a loss for Jackson’s Knicks (Wed, 20 May 2015 05:34:29 GMT) Phil Jackson should tell his basketball gods to go to hell. Or …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2015.05.19)

[New York Post] The Knicks’ monumental, direction-deciding day is here (Tue, 19 May 2015 00:01:15 -0400) Thirty years ago, Adam Silver was a 23-year-old Knicks fan working for a congressman in the nation's capital. He was thrilled his beloved team had captured the NBA's first-ever lottery… [New York Daily News] Raissman: Draft lottery won’t be same without Phil Jackson (Tue, 19 May 2015 01:35:44 GMT) Silent Steve Mills? Really? Nothing at all against the Knickerbockers’ general manager. [New York Daily News] Knick future riding on a Ping-Pall ball and a dream (Tue, 19 May 2015 01:11:06 GMT) Everyone knows that …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2015.05.18)

[New York Daily News] Isiah Thomas watches 1st Liberty practice as team president (Mon, 18 May 2015 05:19:11 GMT) There were no Phil Jackson sightings at the MSG Training Facility on Sunday, which is too bad. [New York Daily News] Plenty of former Knicks still alive in NBA playoffs (Mon, 18 May 2015 05:14:22 GMT) While Knicks fans root for a win in the draft lottery, they have plenty of former players to watch in the NBA playoffs. [New York Times] Party Time: Hawks’ Streak, LeBron Has Atlanta Fans Buzzing (Mon, 18 May 2015 06:22:45 GMT) Atlanta fans love a …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2015.05.16)

[New York Daily News] Phil Jackson ‘not happy’ about Isiah Thomas’ Garden return (Sat, 16 May 2015 03:54:08 GMT) James Dolan’s decision to bring Isiah Thomas back to Madison Square Garden does not sit well with Dolan’s highest paid basketball executive. [New York Daily News] Justise is served in meeting with Knicks prez Phil Jackson (Sat, 16 May 2015 01:51:54 GMT) Phil Jackson and other Knicks officials have met with many of the top players taking part in workouts and drills at Quest Sports Complex. [New York Times] Warriors Earn Some Rest Before 1st Western Final Since 1976 (Sat, 16 …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2015.05.15)

[New York Post] J.R. takes shot at Knicks as he and Iman move into East finals (Fri, 15 May 2015 01:05:40 -0400) CHICAGO — Iman Shumpert and J.R. Smith were the last two Cavaliers players to leave the court Thursday night after a Cleveland celebration at United Center, a good few minutes… [New York Post] Frank Kaminsky states case about age bias in chat with Jackson (Fri, 15 May 2015 01:00:01 -0400) CHICAGO — Wisconsin's 7-foot senior center Frank Kaminsky, who won college basketball's highest honor when he was named the Naismith Player of the Year, says he believes he …continue reading