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Friday, October 24, 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 (2014.10.13)

[New York Newsday] Phil Jackson: We haven't seen Carmelo Anthony's best yet (Mon, 13 Oct 2014 00:38:49 EDT) Knicks president Phil Jackson believes the best is yet to come for Carmelo Anthony. [New York Daily News] Tim Hardaway making impact for Knicks off the bench (Mon, 13 Oct 2014 05:04:13 GMT) J.R. Smith and Iman Shumpert each have started one of the Knicks’ first two games at shooting guard, but Tim Hardaway Jr. continues to emerge as a scoring option off the bench for first-year coach Derek Fisher. [New York Daily News] Phil Jackson defends James Dolan’s ownership of Knicks: …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.10.12)

[New York Daily News] Jose Calderon pointing way for Knicks (Sun, 12 Oct 2014 05:43:01 GMT) Jose Calderon inherited one of the easiest jobs in the New York (erasing the memory of Raymond Felton) as well as one of the toughest (resurrecting the career of Andrea Bargnani). [New York Times] Gasol, Butler Lead Bulls Over Bucks, 91-85 (Sun, 12 Oct 2014 03:33:12 GMT) Pau Gasol scored 20 points, Jimmy Butler added 18 and the Chicago Bulls picked up their first win in three preseason games, beating the cold-shooting Milwaukee Bucks 91-85 on Saturday night. [New York Times] Conley’s 23 Points …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.10.11)

[New York Times] Suns Beat Nuggets; Gallinari Has 17 in Return (Sat, 11 Oct 2014 04:51:09 GMT) Goran Dragic and Markieff Morris each scored 12 points to lead the Phoenix Suns past the Denver Nuggets, 97-89 in preseason action Friday night. [New York Times] Thunder Beat Mavericks 118-109 in Exhibition (Sat, 11 Oct 2014 03:33:12 GMT) Anthony Morrow scored 21 points, Steven Adams and Jeremy Lamb added 19 apiece, and the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Dallas Mavericks 118-109 on Friday night. [New York Times] Mo Williams Shines as Wolves Beat Sixers, 116-110 (Sat, 11 Oct 2014 02:24:21 GMT) Mo …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.10.10)

[New York Times] Burke Has 22 and Jazz Down Blazers 109-105 (Fri, 10 Oct 2014 04:51:19 GMT) Trey Burke had 22 points and seven assists, and the Utah Jazz beat Portland 109-105 Thursday night for their second straight preseason victory over the Trail Blazers. [New York Times] Nets and Dodgers Ponder a Complex Deal to Merge Assets (Fri, 10 Oct 2014 03:06:08 GMT) Mikhail D. Prokhorov, the Nets’ owner, is trying to create a new company by combining his team and arena assets with those owned by the investor group that bought the Los Angeles Dodgers two years ago. [New …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.10.09)

[New York Post] Sore hamstring forces Shumpert to miss preseason opener (Thu, 09 Oct 2014 03:38:37 -0400) HARTFORD, Conn. — Though Iman Shumpert had campaigned to play the Knicks' preseason opener against the Celtics at XL Arena Wednesday despite a right hamstring strain, coach Derek Fisher's wishes… [New York Post] Knicks’ J.R. Smith: Learning triangle will take ‘few months’ (Thu, 09 Oct 2014 03:00:39 -0400) HARTFORD, Conn. — J.R. Smith started at off guard for the Knicks in their first preseason game Wednesday, but coach Derek Fisher was quick to point out nothing is etched… [New York Post] Knicks suffer …continue reading

2015 Preseason Keys: Part 4

Although the NBA preseason games are officially meaningless, they contain indicators that may reveal what the regular season will be like. With the Knicks’ first game coming soon (October 8th), the good folks here at KnickerBlogger have put together a guide for the keys to watch for.


Knicks Morning News (2014.10.08)

[New York Post] Phil Jackson makes no major changes to Knicks front office (Wed, 08 Oct 2014 02:49:52 -0400) Though Knicks president Phil Jackson took a hatchet to last season's roster and coaching staff, the Zen Master went status quo with the basketball operations department. Jackson added former Bulls… [New York Daily News] Forgotten Amar’e Stoudemire looking to rebound from difficult year (Wed, 08 Oct 2014 03:52:31 GMT) Try to picture Amar’e Stoudemire as a modern day Judd Nelson, wearing a trench coat while walking across an empty football field and defiantly raising his fist to the tunes of 80’s …continue reading