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Friday, April 18, 2014

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 (2014.04.07)

[New York Daily News] Knicks’ playoffs hopes up in smoke with loss to Heat (Mon, 07 Apr 2014 04:45:45 GMT) Carmelo Anthony was either unwilling or unable to demand the ball and therefore unable to rescue the Knicks on Sunday. With the postseason slipping away and J.R. Smith left to fire away at will, Anthony was reduced to being the NBA’s most famous and expensive decoy.     [New York Daily News] Knicks Insider: Amar’e says team didn’t think big (Mon, 07 Apr 2014 03:05:04 GMT) Amar’e Stoudemire admitted that the Knicks failed to take advantage of the Miami Heat’s smaller lineup …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.04.06)

[New York Times] Surprising Connecticut and Kentucky Make NCAA Finals (Sun, 06 Apr 2014 05:00:53 GMT) Connecticut ended heavily favored Florida’s 30-game winning streak and advanced to the national collegiate basketball title game with a 63-53 victory on Saturday.     [New York Times] N.B.A. Roundup: Bobcats Top Cavs and Make Playoffs (Sun, 06 Apr 2014 04:54:48 GMT) Charlotte clinched its second postseason spot and its first since 2010.     [New York Times] Sports Briefing | Pro Basketball: Dante Cunningham Back With Timberwolves (Sun, 06 Apr 2014 04:30:10 GMT) Minnesota Timberwolves forward Dante Cunningham has rejoined the team, two days after he was …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.04.05)

[New York Post] Smith can’t bail out Knicks as last-second heave falls short (Sat, 05 Apr 2014 06:06:52 -0400) To J.R. Smith, it doesn't matter if he is 12-of-12, zero-for-a-billion or if somebody else is shooting lights out. Smith is a shooter and regardless, he would like the last… [New York Post] Woodson turned to history, not common sense, at game’s end (Sat, 05 Apr 2014 05:56:26 -0400) The common practice is you go to your superstar when the game is on the line. That's just the way it is in the NBA. Check out who gets paid… [New York …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.04.04)

[New York Daily News] Phil focused on Melo’s present with Knicks, not future (Fri, 04 Apr 2014 02:19:44 GMT) Phil Jackson believes there will be a better time for him to really sit down and talk at length with Carmelo Anthony about their potential future together with the Knicks.     [New York Daily News] Jax says Knicks could give teams ‘trouble’ in playoffs (Fri, 04 Apr 2014 02:19:28 GMT) Phil Jackson’s first two weeks on the job as the new president and overseer of the Knicks have included three games he’s attended in person.     [New York Times] Mavericks Beat Clippers 113-107 …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.04.03)

[New York Post] Nets blow chance to gain ground in East (Thu, 03 Apr 2014 04:32:28 -0400) The Nets entered the Garden Wednesday night with a chance to not only deal their crosstown rivals' playoff hopes a serious blow, but to remain in the race for both… [New York Post] No doubt which team has motive (Thu, 03 Apr 2014 04:17:58 -0400) Maybe this how it's going to work out for the Knicks. Maybe this is the way they'll secure the eighth spot in the Eastern Conference and qualify for the postseason…. [New York Post] Felton takes fall, but keeps …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.04.01)

[New York Daily News] Knicks Insider: No Amar’e no problem vs. Jazz (Tue, 01 Apr 2014 05:51:12 GMT) Amar’e Stoudemire was held out of Monday’s game against the Utah Jazz, a decision Stoudemire claims was made before the West Coast trip that concluded with two games over 24 hours. Mike Woodson, though, said the veteran power forward was experiencing knee soreness.     [New York Daily News] Knicks beat Jazz to keep pace, remain one game back (Tue, 01 Apr 2014 05:51:01 GMT) The Knicks completed a successful West Coast trip, gained ground on the Atlanta Hawks but in the process they …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.03.31)

[New York Times] Knicks 89, Warriors 84: Knicks Hold Off Warriors and Keep a Foot in the Playoff Race (Mon, 31 Mar 2014 05:05:38 GMT) The Knicks pulled to a game behind the Atlanta Hawks for the eighth and final playoff spot in the Eastern Conference.     [New York Times] N.B.A. Game of the Week: Mavericks’ Defense Is Key in Final Push (Mon, 31 Mar 2014 04:30:37 GMT) On Thursday, Dallas faces the Los Angeles Clippers, who have beaten the Mavericks three times this season in close games.     [New York Times] Kaman Helps Lakers Surprise Suns 115-99 (Mon, 31 Mar 2014 …continue reading