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Saturday, December 20, 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 (2014.12.10)

[New York Post] Why Jason Smith’s return to New Orleans was so emotional (Wed, 10 Dec 2014 04:48:04 -0500) Knicks power forward Jason Smith got together with Ryan Anderson, his former New Orleans teammate. It was an emotional reunion and an emotional return here for Smith. One month ago,… [New York Newsday] Another city, another loss for Knicks (Wed, 10 Dec 2014 00:17:20 EST) The Knicks couldn't shake their "loser's mentality" Tuesday night, and now they're tied for the most losses in the league. [New York Newsday] Carmelo Anthony might sit out to rest troublesome left knee (Wed, 10 Dec …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.12.09)

[New York Daily News] ‘Disappointed’ Phil Jackson ‘not happy’ with Knicks’ start (Tue, 09 Dec 2014 06:59:19 GMT) Phil Jackson admitted that he’s ‘obviously disappointed’ with the Knicks’ 4-18 record. [New York Post] Phil Jackson dishes on Knicks: Melo must do more than score (Tue, 09 Dec 2014 02:52:21 -0500) It was not a case-by-case, player-by-player assessment. But during the course of Phil Jackson speaking on virtually all things Knicks Monday, he spent time answering questions asked about three specific… [New York Post] Phil Jackson struggling to wield the power of a president (Tue, 09 Dec 2014 00:19:39 -0500) Phil …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.12.08)

[New York Times] J.B. Bickerstaff Rebuilds Rockets Defense (Mon, 08 Dec 2014 08:57:48 GMT) When Damian Lillard drilled the 3-pointer to beat Houston in Game 6 of the first round of the playoffs last season, the Rockets left Portland knowing that they had to do one thing if they were going to become legitimate contenders in the powerful Western Conference. [New York Times] Davis Scores 23, Pelicans Top Lakers 104-87 (Mon, 08 Dec 2014 05:40:00 GMT) Anthony Davis scored 23 points, Jrue Holiday had 22 points and eight assists, and the New Orleans Pelicans beat the Los Angeles Lakers 104-87 …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.12.06)

[New York Times] Ginobili, Duncan Lift Spurs Over Grizzlies 107-101 (Sat, 06 Dec 2014 08:03:54 GMT) The Memphis Grizzlies dominance at home could only be outdone by the San Antonio Spurs dominance over the Grizzlies. [New York Times] Gay, Landry Lead Kings Over Pacers 102-101 in OT (Sat, 06 Dec 2014 06:18:48 GMT) Rudy Gay scored 27 points, Carl Landry made the game-winning basket with just under a second to play and the Sacramento Kings beat the struggling Indiana Pacers 102-101 in overtime Friday night to stop a four-game losing streak. [New York Times] James Scores 24, Cavaliers Beat Raptors …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.12.05)

[New York Times] Warriors Beat Pelicans for 11th Straight Win (Fri, 05 Dec 2014 07:09:41 GMT) The Golden State Warriors built the top record in the NBA on the strength of their offense, one of the league’s best. [New York Times] Aldridge, Lillard Lead Blazers Past Pacers, 88-82 (Fri, 05 Dec 2014 06:54:49 GMT) LaMarcus Aldridge missed 14 of his 21 field-goal attempts, but still ended up with 18 points and 13 rebounds. It was just one of those games. [New York Times] Highlights of Thursday’s NBA Games (Fri, 05 Dec 2014 06:33:38 GMT) Highlights of Thursday’s National Basketball Association …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.12.04)

[New York Post] Knicks’ J.R. Smith expected to play against LeBron, Cavaliers (Thu, 04 Dec 2014 04:55:08 -0500) Probably, the Knicks are getting some help back to face the Cavaliers on Thursday. So there is probable cause for some relief. J.R. Smith — who sat out Tuesday against… [New York Post] Gregg Popovich finds creative way to take shot at Phil Jackson (Thu, 04 Dec 2014 04:40:18 -0500) Gregg Popovich isn't interested in talking about Phil Jackson. The Spurs coach was queried about his longtime coaching rival before the Nets beat the Spurs, 95-93, in overtime Wednesday night,… [New York …continue reading