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Monday, August 21, 2017

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 (2017.08.07)

[NYPost] Charles Oakley sounds OK with missing Knicks home games (Sunday, August 06, 2017 1:41:43 PM) Well, it certainly doesn’t sound like Charles Oakley is crushed by his one-year ban from Madison Square Garden. “I want to thank all my fans around the world. The case is over now that was the hard part. The easy part is stayin away from the Garden OAK,” the former Knicks All-Star power forward

Knicks Morning News (2017.08.06)

[NYPost] The long, winding road that brought Scott Perry to Knicks (Saturday, August 05, 2017 6:00:48 PM) Longtime NBA executive Pat Williams likes a good story — author of more than 100 books. And in new general manager Scott Perry, Knicks fans are getting a good underdog story — a meteoric, three-month rise after his Orlando ouster as assistant GM April 13. Williams, the Magic’s co-founder and senior VP, couldn’t imagine Perry’s… [SNY Knicks] Knicks among teams interested in Marshall Plumlee (Saturday, August 05, 2017 1:45:02 PM) The Knicks are reportedly among teams interested in free agent F Marshall Plumlee, …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2017.08.05)

[NYPost] Victim’s attorneys think Oakley got off easy thanks to celeb status (Friday, August 04, 2017 2:23:22 PM) Former Knicks big man Charles Oakley got off easy in a Manhattan courtroom Friday for his ugly February scuffle with Madison Square Garden security — and the lawyers for the MSG security personnel weren’t happy. Citing Oakley’s long history of boorish behavior, the lawyers accused the Manhattan district attorney’s office of coddling the retired power… [NYPost] Charles Oakley backs down, agrees to one-year MSG ban (Friday, August 04, 2017 7:25:47 AM) Ex-Knick Charles Oakley, who had insisted he was taking his misdemeanor …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2017.08.04)

[NYTimes] Kyrie Irving Wants to Play for the Knicks. That’s Good News and Bad. (Friday, August 04, 2017 1:06:10 AM) The Irving situation is reminiscent of what occurred in 2011, when the Knicks surrendered a package of players and draft picks to get Carmelo Anthony. [NYPost] Carmelo Anthony: The Knicks know ‘what I’m looking for’ (Thursday, August 03, 2017 9:31:56 PM) Carmelo Anthony, in quelling a misperception that communication between himself and the Knicks has been scarce, said he has had “great conversations’’ with the team and “they know how I feel’’ and “what I’m looking for.’’ In an interview …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2017.08.03)

[NY Newsday] Carmelo Anthony finding peace and happiness again (Wednesday, August 02, 2017 3:29:34 PM) BALTIMORE — Carmelo Anthony didn’t want to talk about his future — or potentially lack thereof — with the Knicks at a charity event in his hometown on Wednesday morning. [ESPN] Porzingis changes tune: New York is ‘now home’ (Wednesday, August 02, 2017 5:32:09 PM) Porzingis changes tune: New York is ‘now home’ [ESPN] Rumor Central: Have Knicks, Kristaps Porzingis resolved their issues? (Wednesday, August 02, 2017 10:48:59 AM) Rumor Central: Have Knicks, Kristaps Porzingis resolved their issues? [ESPN] Melo at ‘peace’ but unsure if …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2017.08.02)

[SNY Knicks] Former Knicks assistant Dan D’Antoni gives high praise to Sessions (Tuesday, August 01, 2017 12:40:13 PM) Former Knicks assistant coach Dan D’Antoni says it is about time the Knicks took a shot on PG Ramon Sessions, per The Post’s Marc Berman. [NYPost] Carmelo Anthony getting recruited by another Trail Blazer (Tuesday, August 01, 2017 8:16:51 PM) BALTIMORE — The Mayor of Baltimore says Carmelo Anthony would be “an asset” for any NBA team and Trail Blazers shooting guard Evan Turner believes that includes Portland. Turner appeared at Coppin State for the Anthony-sponsored “Basketball Tournament,” rooting on the alumni …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2017.08.01)

[NYPost] Old Knicks hand wanted Ramon Sessions here years ago (Monday, July 31, 2017 7:10:12 PM) During Dan D’Antoni’s three-plus seasons as a Knicks assistant coach, and even back in Phoenix before the 2007 NBA Draft, he lobbied for Ramon Sessions. D’Antoni is long gone and now head coach at Marshall, his alma mater, but Sessions is finally a Knick. D’Antoni, Rockets coach Mike D’Antoni’s brother, has known Sessions since he… [NYPost] Carmelo Anthony finally might be ready to come out of hiding (Monday, July 31, 2017 5:01:30 PM) The moment of truth has arrived for Carmelo Anthony. Tuesday night, …continue reading