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Monday, January 21, 2019

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 (2019.01.16)

[SNY Knicks] Knicks hit London streets before facing Wizards Thursday (Tuesday, January 15, 2019 7:00:40 PM) The Knicks may have caught only a couple hours of sleep on their flight to London Tuesday, but they weren’t thinking about the hotel beds when they landed at 10:30 a.m. They were ready to hit the London streets. [NYTimes] Keeping Score: James Harden, the N.B.A.’s One-Man Band, Hits a High Note (Tuesday, January 15, 2019 3:52:22 PM) Harden’s 57 points against Memphis accounted for more than half of his team’s total helping make up for his lack of a supporting cast. [NYPost] Emmanuel …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2019.01.15)

[Sports Illustrated] NBA Trade Rumors: Knicks, Bulls Discuss Trade Involving Enes Kanter, Jabari Parker (Monday, January 14, 2019 6:06:48 AM) Get the latest scoops, news and rumors as the NBA trade deadline approaches. [NYDN] Knicks’ darling Zion Williamson has career night but it isn’t enough to save Duke (Monday, January 14, 2019 6:55:00 PM) Knicks’ darling Zion Williamson had a career night two days after getting poked in the eye. But it wasn’t enough to save Duke. Williamson scored a career-best 35 points but was overshadowed by Tyus Battle, who scored a season-high 32 points, and Syracuse used its 2-3 …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2019.01.14)

[Hoops Rumors] New York Notes: Knicks, Nets, Dinwiddie, Irving (Sunday, January 13, 2019 7:46:30 PM) The Knicks aren’t focused on contending this season, but that doesn’t mean that coach David Fizdale doesn’t have concerns about how his young team is playing. As Zach Braziller writes for The New York Post, Fizdale is frustrated with the lack of defense he is seeing on a nightly basis, and with good reason. As Braziller […] [NYDN] Knicks latest loss a microcosm of miserable NY sports status (Sunday, January 13, 2019 12:40:00 PM) It’s a sad day in New York sports when an ‘E-A-G-L-E-S’ chant …continue reading

Post Game: 76ers beat Knicks, 108-105

Potential Links [newsday.com] Carmelo Anthony’s buzzer-beater lifts Knicks over 76ers in thriller Full BoxScore: http://www.nba.com/games/20190113/PHINYK#/boxscore Score by Period: Team 1 2 3 4 TOTAL 76ers 36 30 17 25 108 Knicks 24 26 32 23 105 Four Factors TEAM eFG TOR ORB FTR PHI 0.495 0.138 0.308 0.253 NYK 0.489 0.092 0.138 0.245 Simple Box Score Name min pts fga 3pm ftm or Reb ast stl to blk pf +/- Butler, Jimmy 28:28 16 15 0 2 3 8 2 0 1 0 2 12 Chandler, Wilson 29:59 7 5 1 2 1 2 1 1 1 1 4 -2 …continue reading

Game Thread: Philadelphia 76ers at New York Knicks

Game Thread: Philadelphia 76ers at New York Knicks Start Time: 01/13/2019 13:00:00 Both Sixers, Knicks looking for turnarounds The Philadelphia 76ers missed Joel Embiid’s impact in clogging the paint and experienced a night to forget against the Atlanta Hawks on Friday, especially in the final seconds. [Read more] Pre Game Links: [cbssports.com] Both Sixers, Knicks looking for turnarounds [heavy.com] Sixers Trade Talk: Knicks’ Noah Vonleh Among Three Forward Targets [usatoday.com] Why David Fizdale believes the Knicks are struggling so badly on defense [elitesportsny.com] New York Knicks: Philadelphia 76ers eyeing Noah Vonleh (Report) [nypost.com] David Fizdale’s Knicks concern is only getting …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2019.01.13)

[NYDN] Zion Williamson’s injury likely a scary sight for Knicks fans (Saturday, January 12, 2019 5:25:00 PM) TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — It was a scary sight for the basketball community, Knicks fans surely included. Duke freshman Zion Williamson suffered double vision Saturday after being poked in the left eye during the No. 1 Blue Devils’ 80-78 win over No. 13 Florida State. Williamson did not play during the… [SNY Knicks] David Fizdale knows exactly what’s wrong with the Knicks’ defense (Saturday, January 12, 2019 9:23:10 PM) Following yet another rout on his home floor Friday night against the Pacers, Knicks head …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2019.01.12)

[Hoops Rumors] Knicks Notes: Hezonja, Porzingis, Burke, Vonleh (Friday, January 11, 2019 2:00:16 PM) Mario Hezonja is one of several Knicks players who have found themselves out of the lineup as part of coach David Fizdale’s revolving rotation, but he might be the only one who believes the experience was positive, relays Chris Iseman of NorthJersey.com. Hezonja has played his best basketball since being given another chance, averaging 14.3 […] [NYDN] Knicks pounded by Pacers but are still preaching progress as the tanking continues (Friday, January 11, 2019 7:05:00 PM) The Knicks have lost 16 of 18 and are falling …continue reading