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Tuesday, February 9, 2016

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 (2016.01.20)

[New York Daily News] Kristaps Porzingis listed as questionable for Knicks – Jazz (Wed, 20 Jan 2016 05:28:57 GMT) Kristaps Porzingis is listed as questionable for Wednesday’s game against the Utah Jazz due to a bruised right foot, the Knicks announced. [New York Times] Thunder Defeat Nuggets for Fifth Straight Win (Wed, 20 Jan 2016 06:39:38 GMT) Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook each had a double-double, while Enes Kanter scored a season-high 25 points and grabbed eight rebounds, as the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Denver Nuggets 110-104. [New York Times] Davis Scores 35; Pelicans Beat Timberwolves but Lose Gordon …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2016.01.19)

[New York Post] Phil Jackson gets cryptic in his tribute to Glenn Frey (Tue, 19 Jan 2016 01:38:33 -0500) Apparently running the Knicks is a much more noble task than we all realized. While paying tribute to the late Eagles guitarist Glenn Frey, Knicks team president Phil Jackson slipped in an interesting phrase. Jackson, a noted Deadhead, tweeted, “Glenn Frey oh, how sad. He was one of the reasons I’m here in NY doing… [New York Daily News] Knicks saved by Carmelo three-pointer, beat 76ers in 2OT (Tue, 19 Jan 2016 05:56:19 GMT) Thanks to a gritty 49 minutes from …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2016.01.18)

[ – New York Knicks] Knicks Daily Links: Monday (Mon, 18 Jan 2016 05:10:49 EST) Knicks Daily Links: Monday [New York Times] Harden Scores 31 as Rockets Rout Lakers 112-95 (Mon, 18 Jan 2016 05:06:32 GMT) James Harden scored 31 points and the Houston Rockets pulled away from the Los Angeles Lakers with a pivotal run in the third quarter en route to a 112-95 victory Sunday night. [New York Times] Westbrook’s Triple-Double Leads Thunder Past Heat (Mon, 18 Jan 2016 04:21:54 GMT) Russell Westbrook got another triple-double and as usual, the Thunder won. [New York Times] Aldridge Scores 23 …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2016.01.17)

[New York Post] Knicks find out how ‘way different’ life is without Carmelo (Sun, 17 Jan 2016 00:50:56 -0500) MEMPHIS, Tenn. — There were no fireworks at the FedEx Forum, just another Knicks' road loss minus Carmelo Anthony. As it turned out, Knicks coach Derek Fisher needed to be worried about Memphis center Marc Gasol — and not his antagonist Matt Barnes as peace prevailed. Without Anthony for the second straight game, the Knicks… [New York Newsday] Carmelo Anthony sits another game to rest sprained ankle (Sun, 17 Jan 2016 02:45:37 EST) MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Carmelo Anthony went through the …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2016.01.16)

[New York Times] Cavaliers End Road Trip With Win Over Rockets (Sat, 16 Jan 2016 07:18:27 GMT) With their season-long, six-game road trip coming to an end, Cleveland recognized the need for one determined push across the finish line and rebounded from their first loss this month to beat the Houston Rockets 91-77. [New York Times] Feud Adds Intrigue to Game Between Knicks and Grizzlies (Sat, 16 Jan 2016 06:11:09 GMT) As anticipation built for Saturday’s matchup, Knicks Coach Derek Fisher continued to play down his October altercation with Memphis forward Matt Barnes. [New York Times] Irving Scores 23 to …continue reading

Round Table: Knicks 2016 Midseason

1. How has the Knicks play through 41 games met, or not met, your expectations? Fisher-Cohen: They’re a little ahead of my expectations. Good health and surprising performances from some role players along with Porzingis have lifted the Knicks from less crappy to mediocre (and fun to watch!). Players like Lance Thomas and Derrick Williams, given their age and longer resumés, are probably risks to regress though. Cronin: Overall, roughly where I expected them, but that’s taking the season as a whole. If you believe that their recent play is more indicative of what to expect from them the rest …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2016.01.15)

[New York Times] Towns Acclimates to New League, New Life in Minnesota (Fri, 15 Jan 2016 08:06:52 GMT) When Karl-Anthony Towns heads out in the Twin Cities, he drives a vehicle with big, red rims on it. He also likes to wear a bright orange winter coat. [New York Times] Curry, Warriors Spoil Kobe’s Farewell in Oakland, 116-98 (Fri, 15 Jan 2016 06:57:41 GMT) Before he walked through the tunnel and out of Oracle Arena for the final time, Kobe Bryant stopped for a quick chat with Stephen Curry. [New York Times] Spurs Beat Cavaliers 99-95 for 32nd Straight Win …continue reading