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Wednesday, March 4, 2015

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 (2015.02.20)

[New York Daily News] Isola: Phil Jackson must score in draft after trade failures (Fri, 20 Feb 2015 05:00:55 GMT) The NBA trade deadline was never going to be a banner day for Phil Jackson. [New York Daily News] Phil Jackson gets show of support from old pal Charley Rosen (Fri, 20 Feb 2015 00:59:38 GMT) Charley Rosen said he was not “there to defend” friend and business partner Phil Jackson at the CUNYAC’s awards luncheon on Thursday. [New York Times] Thunder, Heat Make Big Moves at NBA’s Trade Deadline (Fri, 20 Feb 2015 08:54:27 GMT) The No. 8 seeds …continue reading

Anthony’s Shutdown Another Sign of Knicks Distressing Future

According to ESPN, the New York Knicks have shutdown Carmelo Anthony for the season. For the Knicks, the news has some upside. First off, without ‘Melo, New York will likely end up with a better spot in the draft. Second, giving Anthony rest should extend his career. Given that the Knicks are tied to Carmelo until Buck Rodgers returns to Earth, the less tread on his tires, the more bang New York can get for it’s buck. So, then how come this doesn’t sit right with my stomach? Well the reason the Knicks are shutting Carmelo down is because Carmelo …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2015.02.19)

[New York Daily News] Doctor: Carmelo Anthony could miss up to 8 months (Thu, 19 Feb 2015 06:01:35 GMT) A top New York sports medicine specialist said Carmelo Anthony’s recovery time frame is more likely 6 to 8 months, not 4 to 6. [New York Daily News] Isola: Have we seen the best of Carmelo Anthony with Knicks? (Thu, 19 Feb 2015 06:01:14 GMT) Raise your hand if you had Andrea Bargnani lasting longer this season than both Amar’e Stoudemire and Carmelo Anthony. [New York Daily News] Carmelo Anthony season over as Knicks star to have surgery (Thu, 19 Feb …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2015.02.18)

[New York Times] As NBA Soars On and Off Floor, Trouble Could Be Looming (Wed, 18 Feb 2015 07:48:57 GMT) The NBA is soaring higher than ever. [New York Times] As N.B.A. Trading Deadline Nears, Celtics Have Lots of Picks and Possibilities (Wed, 18 Feb 2015 03:54:09 GMT) With his team 20-31 but only a game and a half out of a playoff spot, Danny Ainge is ready, willing and more than able to deal. [New York Times] Amar’e Stoudemire Is Said to Have Agreement With Mavericks (Wed, 18 Feb 2015 03:39:05 GMT) Stoudemire, who had the remainder of his …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2015.02.17)

[New York Daily News] Amar’e Stoudemire expected to join Mavericks (Tue, 17 Feb 2015 07:10:59 GMT) The Knicks have made it official, announcing Monday afternoon that they have waived Amar’e Stoudemire. [New York Daily News] Adie’u to Amar’e: A look back at Stoudemire’s Knicks’ career (Tue, 17 Feb 2015 03:57:40 GMT) A look back of Amar’e Stoudemire’s time with the Knicks. [New York Daily News] Raissman: Selling future only Zen-sible game plan for Knicks (Tue, 17 Feb 2015 03:47:24 GMT) Too bad all those championship rings can’t be turned into life preservers. That’s what Phil Jackson needs, in a basketball …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2015.02.16)

[New York Times] Klay Thompson Gives a Glimpse of All-Star Life in New York (Mon, 16 Feb 2015 08:21:56 GMT) Klay Thompson walked off the elevator on the fifth floor of the Sheraton Times Square Hotel wearing a white-collared shirt with thin red checkers, dark denim jeans and a tired face. [New York Times] Report: Knicks, Stoudemire Agree to Contract Buyout (Mon, 16 Feb 2015 06:46:01 GMT) The New York Daily News is reporting that the New York Knicks have agreed to a buyout with Amare Stoudemire. [New York Times] Knicks, Stoudemire Agree on Buyout (Mon, 16 Feb 2015 06:27:48 …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2015.02.15)

[New York Post] Steve Kerr laughs off boos at Garden (Sun, 15 Feb 2015 02:10:39 -0500) Warriors coach Steve Kerr heard boos when introduced during the Western Conference All-Star team's practice at the Garden. Kerr backed out of a verbal agreement with the Knicks last May… [New York Post] Anthony Mason ‘holding his own’ (Sun, 15 Feb 2015 02:03:00 -0500) Though the situation remains serious, former Knick Anthony Mason has continued to show improvement following his hospitalization for congestive heart failure. His son, Anthony Jr., sent out a release on… [New York Post] Two Knicks legends’ advice for Melo: Get …continue reading