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Thursday, January 18, 2018

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 (2018.01.10)

[NY Newsday] Knicks’ Willy Hernangomez hopeful he’ll get more playing time (Tuesday, January 09, 2018 10:32:25 PM) Willy Hernangomez worked another kind of lane for the Knicks Tuesday night. [NY Newsday] Tim Hardaway Jr. participates fully in practice for the Knicks (Tuesday, January 09, 2018 5:58:55 PM) Tim Hardaway Jr. took a big step toward returning to the Knicks. On Tuesday, he went through practice in full, scrimmaged full-court with his teammates and afterward did some individual work. [NYTimes] On Pro Basketball: Team Unity or Dad’s Rants: Lonzo Ball’s Hard Decision (Tuesday, January 09, 2018 9:58:30 PM) LaVar Ball has …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.01.09)

[NYTimes] On Pro Basketball: Team Unity or Dad’s Rants: Lonzo Ball’s Hard Decision (Tuesday, January 09, 2018 12:42:32 AM) LaVar Ball has created another uproar, this time by saying the Lakers’ coach “has no control” of the team. Shouldn’t his son draw some kind of line? [SNY Knicks] Knicks assign Dotson to G-League for showcase (Monday, January 08, 2018 8:39:12 PM) The Knicks assigned rookie guard Damyean Dotson to G-League Westchester on Monday so he could play in the G-League Showcase from Jan. 10 to Jan. 13. [SNY Knicks] Daily News Live: Will the city turn on Kristaps Porzingis? (Monday, …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.01.08)

[NYDN] Knicks barely avoid collapse, hold on for 100-96 win over Mavs (Sunday, January 07, 2018 4:50:27 PM) For three quarters, Kristaps Porzingis got his groove back. Then he needed help from Jarrett Jack. [NYDN] Knicks guarantee point guard Jarrett Jack’s contract (Sunday, January 07, 2018 12:17:59 PM) The Knicks have guaranteed the contract of Jarrett Jack, who has rebounded from two years of injury to start 36 consecutive games. [SNY Knicks] Porzingis, Jack lead Knicks to 100-96 road win over Mavericks (Sunday, January 07, 2018 9:57:29 PM) Kristaps Porzingis scored a game-high 29 points while Jarrett Jack hit a …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.01.07)

[SNY Knicks] Tim Hardaway Jr. practices on limited basis; bone scan slated (Saturday, January 06, 2018 6:53:32 PM) Knicks G Tim Hardaway Jr. participated in contact practice on Saturday and will undergo a bone scan next week, reports Stefan Bondy of the New York Daily News. [SNY Knicks] Mark Cuban: ‘Good chance’ Mavericks would have drafted Ntilikina (Saturday, January 06, 2018 10:50:14 AM) On Sunday, Frank Ntilikina will play Dennis Smith Jr. for the first time. Had fate been different, the two could have swapped teams. [SNY Knicks] Porzingis takes no shots in overtime, says there were no opportunities (Saturday, …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.01.06)

[NY Newsday] Kristaps Porzingis ineffective again as Knicks lose to Heat in overtime (Saturday, January 06, 2018 12:40:15 AM) MIAMI — Kristaps Porzingis had a day off in Miami, but he still looked like someone who could use some rest. [NY Newsday] Kristaps Porzingis believes he’ll make All-Star team (Friday, January 05, 2018 11:07:37 PM) MIAMI — Kristaps Porzingis thinks he should be an All-Star this season. [NYPost] Michael Beasley clears the air with ex-coach after losing to him (Friday, January 05, 2018 11:16:29 PM) MIAMI — Heat coach Erik Spoelstra, who has coached Michael Beasley three separate times, seemed …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.01.05)

[NYTimes] Sixers’ Throwback Anthem Becomes the Soundtrack of a Comeback (Thursday, January 04, 2018 9:33:48 PM) The star turns of Ben Simmons and Joel Embiid have Philadelphia fans cheering again — and dancing to the disco sounds of “Here Come the Sixers.” [ESPN] Greek Freak ahead of LeBron on All-Star ballots (Thursday, January 04, 2018 6:42:04 PM) Milwaukee Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo is ahead of the Cleveland Cavaliers’ LeBron James by nearly 7,500 votes after the first 12 days of the All-Star fan vote. [ESPN] Porzingis: ‘I’m tired’ after playing back-to-back (Thursday, January 04, 2018 2:38:19 PM) Knicks star Kristaps …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.01.04)

[ESPN] Knicks’ Baker: Was just trying to stop dunk (Wednesday, January 03, 2018 7:19:27 PM) Knicks guard Ron Baker played with a mask during his return Wednesday against the Wizards after suffering an orbital bone fracture last week. [NYPost] Kristaps Porzingis feeling the wear and tear and is ‘so tired’ (Wednesday, January 03, 2018 9:01:55 PM) WASHINGTON — Closing in on the season’s halfway mark, Kristaps Porzingis admitted he’s feeling wear and tear and missing Tim Hardaway Jr. After all, this is Porzingis’ first season as the Knicks’ No. 1 option, pressure made worse with secondary scorer Hardaway out the …continue reading