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Monday, February 27, 2017

Author: Mike Kurylo

Mike Kurylo is the founder and editor of 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 (2017.02.20)

[ESPN] Monday’s Knicks News: Melo trade unlikely (Monday, February 20, 2017 5:49:57 AM) Monday’s Knicks News: Melo trade unlikely [ESPN] Fredette scores 73 in Chinese league game (Sunday, February 19, 2017 11:32:52 AM) Fredette scores 73 in Chinese league game [NYDN] Ex-Knick Jimmer Fredette scores 73 points in Chinese league game (Sunday, February 19, 2017 8:41:15 AM) Much like Stephon Marbury, Jimmer Fredette is finding success in China. [NYPost] Charles Oakley, commish hash out Dolan beef over brunch (Sunday, February 19, 2017 8:29:33 PM) NEW ORLEANS — When Charles Oakley got up to leave an hour early from the NBA …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2017.02.19)

[NYPost] Knicks legend would love it if Phil Jackson were coaching the team (Saturday, February 18, 2017 8:25:57 PM) NEW ORLEANS — Knicks legend Willis Reed knows what ails the franchise — not having Phil Jackson as its head coach. Attending the Hall of Fame press conference Saturday, Reed, a Louisiana resident, told The Post that Jackson has assembled enough talent to win but needs a great coach. A coach like Jackson. Reed never… [NYPost] NBA commish explains his (first?) Oakley-Dolan meeting (Saturday, February 18, 2017 5:15:19 PM) NEW ORLEANS — A disappointed NBA commissioner Adam Silver said he could …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2017.02.18)

[NYDN] Larry Johnson defends Dolan over Green’s ‘slave master’ comment (Friday, February 17, 2017 8:54:46 PM) Johnson says that Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green was reckless. [NYDN] Chris Paul defends Melo against Knicks president, All-Star haters (Friday, February 17, 2017 8:53:27 PM) Like LeBron James and the rest of the banana boat crew, Chris Paul just wants Carmelo Anthony to be happy. [NYDN] Green walks back comment about free agents, Knicks (Friday, February 17, 2017 8:52:52 PM) All of a sudden, Draymond Green isn’t sure what players think of the Knicks. [NYDN] Lelands auction has items from when Knicks …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2017.02.17)

[SNY Knicks] Knicks have decisions to make on Anthony, Rose as All-Star break commences (Thursday, February 16, 2017 3:30:42 PM) Trading Anthony would spark a clear change in direction for this franchise. It would make sense if other veterans depart as well. [SNY Knicks] Oakley not yet ready to return to Madison Square Garden (Thursday, February 16, 2017 11:59:09 AM) Former Knicks forward Charles Oakley isn’t yet ready to return to Madison Square Garden, days after team president James Dolan lifted Oakley’s ban. [NYDN] Donald Sterling: ‘Amazing’ that Knicks owner being compared to me (Thursday, February 16, 2017 8:50:04 PM) …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2017.02.16)

[NYPost] Knicks limp into break after Russell Westbrook masterpiece (Wednesday, February 15, 2017 7:22:05 PM) OKLAHOMA CITY — Russell Westbrook sent the Knicks careening into the All-Star break under the spell of his greatness. As the Knicks blew a 17-point second-quarter lead, Westbrook posted one of his most impressive triple-doubles — 38 points, 14 rebounds and 12 assists — as the Thunder rallied for a 116-105 win at Chesapeake Arena…. [NYPost] Hal Steinbrenner a Girardi fan but not enough to extend him (Wednesday, February 15, 2017 6:50:53 PM) TAMPA — Hal Steinbrenner is a fan of Joe Girardi’s for many …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2017.02.15)

[NY Newsday] Charles Oakley ‘hurt’ and wants MSG to apologize to fans as his ban is lifted (Tuesday, February 14, 2017 7:51:47 PM) Charles Oakley said he is hurt and wants a public apology before he steps back into Madison Square Garden. [NY Newsday] Carmelo Anthony on short list to replace Kevin Love in All-Star Game (Tuesday, February 14, 2017 7:19:00 PM) Carmelo Anthony may be on the short list to replace Cleveland Cavaliers forward Kevin Love in this weekend’s NBA All-Star Game, but he says he would have to ask his family before accepting such an invitation. [NY Newsday] …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2017.02.14)

[NY Newsday] Latrell Sprewell glad he’s been welcomed back to the Garden (Monday, February 13, 2017 9:19:58 PM) On Sunday, Latrell Sprewell attended a ballgame. On Monday, he attended a bowl game. [NY Newsday] Charles Oakley-James Dolan truce brokered by Adam Silver, Michael Jordan (Monday, February 13, 2017 8:10:50 PM) Charles Oakley may be back in Madison Square Garden as a guest of Knicks owner James Dolan in the near future. [NY Newsday] Knicks podcast: It’s up to Phil Jackson to fix the Knicks (Monday, February 13, 2017 12:08:00 PM) Basketball itself has taken a backseat to all the other …continue reading