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Thursday, January 29, 2015

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).

Recent Articles

Knicks Morning News (2015.01.08)

[New York Times] Clippers Rout Lakers 114-89 on 27 Points by Griffin (Thu, 08 Jan 2015 07:06:25 GMT) The Clippers stormed out of the gate, getting after the Lakers defensively and hitting shots on their own end. [New York Times] Suns Survive, Hand Wolves 13th Straight Loss (Thu, 08 Jan 2015 06:18:24 GMT) Andrew Wiggins and the Minnesota Timberwolves were 10 minutes away from snapping a torturous losing streak that has already turned this season into a lost cause. [New York Times] Thompson Scores 40, Warriors Beat Pacers 117-102 (Thu, 08 Jan 2015 06:06:26 GMT) Klay Thompson scored 40 points, …continue reading

Roundtable: Knicks Trade Shump and J.R.

[This round table was conducted mid-day Tuesday. As of the scheduled published date, none of the players the Knicks received have been officially waived, so some of us went on that assumption. As more information comes in, we will report on it here or in the comments below.] Of all the tangible assets in the trade (Lou Amundson, Alex Kirk, Lance Thomas, and a 2019 second-round draft choice from Cleveland) which will be the most useful for the Knicks? Kurylo: As per Alex Kirk’s Draft Express page “The downside, however, is that his 13.6% body fat ranked second highest among …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2015.01.07)

[New York Times] Known Best for Offense, Warriors’ Defense Also Leads the Way (Wed, 07 Jan 2015 08:18:27 GMT) Look past the hot-shooting touch of Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson, the pace-and-space attack under rookie coach Steve Kerr and the highlight-worthy plays the Golden State Warriors deliver every game. [New York Times] Pistons Rally in Final Seconds to 105-104 Win Over Spurs (Wed, 07 Jan 2015 05:57:27 GMT) The San Antonio Spurs kept giving the Detroit Pistons hope. Brandon Jennings made the most of a last-second opening. [New York Times] Larry Sanders on Bench but Still Out for 7th Straight …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2015.01.06)

[New York Post] Tyson Chandler surprised by the mess the Knicks have become (Tue, 06 Jan 2015 01:40:05 -0500) After Tyson Chandler spent three years in New York, he's back with his new/old team and surprised at the dumpster fire the Knicks have become since he was traded away…. [New York Post] Phil Jackson clears tons of cap space — for Marc Gasol? (Tue, 06 Jan 2015 01:17:26 -0500) MEMPHIS, Tenn. — It may be a pipe dream to think of landing free-agent-to-be center Marc Gasol, but it is one the Knicks still cling to as they absorb this… [New …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2015.01.05)

[New York Post] Knicks big man may be angling for way out of ‘tragic’ season (Mon, 05 Jan 2015 00:45:44 -0500) Knicks center Samuel Dalembert admitted the Knicks' season has been "a tragedy'' and a "tragic thing.'' And there's a chance he could escape it soon because of a quirk in… [New York Post] There’s nothing left for these Knicks to do except give tanks (Mon, 05 Jan 2015 00:44:51 -0500) OK , it’s time for big changes at the Garden. Replace the Knicks "Defense!” chant. Time to go with "Tank!” The fans started a mild "Fire Fisher” chant late in …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2015.01.04)

[New York Times] Clippers Rout 76ers 127-91 for 3rd Win in a Row (Sun, 04 Jan 2015 06:54:44 GMT) It’s a rare game when the Los Angeles Clippers’ starters get to rest the entire fourth quarter. [New York Times] Millsap With 27 and Hawks Down Blazers 115-107 (Sun, 04 Jan 2015 05:42:53 GMT) Paul Millsap had 27 points and the Atlanta Hawks beat the Portland Trail Blazers 115-107 on Saturday night for their fourth straight win. [New York Times] Roundup: Pau Gasol Leads Bulls Over the Celtics (Sun, 04 Jan 2015 05:32:22 GMT) Gasol had 29 points and 16 rebounds …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2015.01.03)

[New York Times] Curry, Green Lead Warriors Past Raptors, 126-105 (Sat, 03 Jan 2015 08:51:57 GMT) Forced to go small, the Golden State Warriors keep coming up big. [New York Times] Grizzlies Hold Off Lakers for 109-106 Victory (Sat, 03 Jan 2015 06:28:01 GMT) Mike Conley had 19 points and nine assists, Marc Gasol scored 18 points and the Memphis Grizzlies edged the Los Angeles Lakers 109-106 on Friday night. [New York Times] Pistons 97, Knicks 81: Knicks, Desperate for Points and Bodies, Fall Again (Sat, 03 Jan 2015 05:01:33 GMT) The injury-depleted Knicks lost for the 20th time in …continue reading