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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 (2018.07.06)

[NYPost] Knicks coach is planning a historically massive lineup (Thursday, July 05, 2018 1:29:12 PM) LAS VEGAS — Knicks coach David Fizdale has big — and small — plans for Kristaps Porzingis. Fizdale revealed he may try Porzingis at some small forward in an envisioned quartet that would be one of the longest the NBA has ever seen. Fizdale plans to visit Porzingis in Latvia about five days after the… [NYPost] Knicks can’t believe how good their new ‘athletic freak’ looks (Thursday, July 05, 2018 8:21:33 AM) LAS VEGAS — No rust? Fourteen months is a long time not to …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.07.05)

[NYPost] David Fizdale: No guaranteed Knicks starters right now (Wednesday, July 04, 2018 7:08:34 PM) LAS VEGAS — Knicks coach David Fizdale said every starter will have to recapture his spot — even center Enes Kanter and shooting guard Tim Hardaway Jr. The new coach, using grand rhetoric, wants them to fight it out. “I’m not even going to touch it yet,’’ Fizdale said. “I’m going to let them clash… [NYPost] New Knick looking to prove all the skeptics wrong (Wednesday, July 04, 2018 6:32:50 PM) LAS VEGAS — Allonzo Trier doesn’t know why he didn’t get drafted following his …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.07.04)

[NYTimes] Sports of The Times: The East Needs Some Beasts (Tuesday, July 03, 2018 10:39:03 PM) LeBron James as a Laker makes the Western Conference absurd. Time for most of the East to become the Far Eastern Conference. [NYTimes] DeMarcus Cousins Gives the Warriors a Fifth All-Star (Tuesday, July 03, 2018 2:20:46 PM) While the former Pelicans big man is still recovering from a ruptured Achilles’ tendon, he gives the team the one thing it has lacked: A dominant center. [NYPost] Knicks’ top draft pick vows to fix one weakness (Tuesday, July 03, 2018 11:20:30 PM) LAS VEGAS — When …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.07.03)

[NYPost] Knicks’ new forward has underachieved but dreams big (Monday, July 02, 2018 3:05:31 PM) Mario Hezonja’s NBA career hasn’t gone as projected, but that hasn’t dimmed his confidence. According to an NBA source close to Hezonja, the 6-foot-8 combo forward still believes he’s going to make it to an All-Star Game one day. On Sunday night, Hezonja agreed to terms on a one-year, $6.5 million contract with a portion… [NYPost] Where Knicks could turn next in free agency — at cost of others (Monday, July 02, 2018 1:39:35 PM) The Knicks have 16 players under contract for next season …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.07.02)

[ESPN] Sources: Ex-Magic F Hezonja headed to Knicks (Sunday, July 01, 2018 9:41:36 PM) Free-agent forward Mario Hezonja has agreed to a one-year, $6.5 million deal with the Knicks, league sources told ESPN. [NYPost] Knicks fans probably should give up the LeBron dream forever (Sunday, July 01, 2018 8:53:56 PM) LeBron James may be completely bald by the time he’s a free agent again and the Knicks can pursue him. And by then Knicks coach David Fizdale, who shares a bond with James dating to their Miami days, could have already packed his bags. It looks like King James will …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.07.01)

[SNY Knicks] Knicks’ Kanter discusses opting-in, takes $20m insurance policy (Saturday, June 30, 2018 10:30:18 AM) Enes Kanter admits that the market wouldn’t have been good had he decided to opt-out from the Knicks. [NYTimes] 2018 N.B.A. Free Agency: Kevin Durant, Paul George Make Waves While the World Waits for LeBron (Sunday, July 01, 2018 6:08:55 AM) The N.B.A.’s free agency period officially began at 12:01 a.m. Where will the big names, including LeBron James, land? [NYTimes] On Pro Basketball: The N.B.A. Has the Hottest Stove. LeBron James Is the Flame. (Sunday, July 01, 2018 1:25:27 AM) No other sports …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.06.30)

[ESPN] Kanter exercises option to remain with Knicks (Friday, June 29, 2018 2:11:44 PM) Enes Kanter has exercised his $18.6 million player option to remain with the Knicks. [NYDN] Red: CC Sabathia proves old is new again in Yankees’ rout of Red Sox (Saturday, June 30, 2018 3:00:00 AM) Mookie Betts hacked feebly at CC Sabathia’s 97th and final pitch, and the Red Sox right fielder was only able to send a dribbler 55 feet to the right of the mound. But the 37-year-old Sabathia, all 300 pounds of him, quickly pivoted from his follow-through, scooped up the ball and …continue reading