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Wednesday, July 23, 2014

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 (2014.07.04)

[New York Post] Knicks offer Carmelo $129M, wait on decision (Fri, 04 Jul 2014 04:00:51 -0400) For the conspiracy theorists who thought Knicks president Phil Jackson only wanted Carmelo Anthony back for the right price, only wanted him if he took a paycut, the Zen Master… [New York Times] AP Source: Cavaliers Meet With Agent for James (Fri, 04 Jul 2014 03:53:15 GMT) Four years after their messy breakup, the Cavaliers and LeBron James are at least talking about a reunion. [New York Times] As Carmelo Anthony Makes Rounds, Knicks Hope to Be Final Stop (Fri, 04 Jul 2014 01:28:20 …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.07.03)

[New York Post] Knicks make offer to Kurt Rambis to be Derek Fisher’s top assistant (Thu, 03 Jul 2014 02:30:58 -0400) The Knicks have made Lakers coaching candidate Kurt Rambis a four-year offer of roughly $4.8 million to be rookie coach Derek Fisher's top assistant, according to an NBA source. Rambis,… [New York Times] Sports Briefing | Pro Basketball: Lowry Will Be Back With the Raptors (Thu, 03 Jul 2014 04:30:05 GMT) Point guard Kyle Lowry will re-sign with the Toronto Raptors, his agent confirmed. [New York Times] Lowry Will Return to Raptors (Thu, 03 Jul 2014 03:53:55 GMT) Kyle …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.07.02)

[New York Times] Roundup: Cano and Seager Lead Mariners in Pummeling Astros (Wed, 02 Jul 2014 04:35:36 GMT) A seven-run sixth inning helped the Seattle offense to the most runs it has scored this season on a season-high 18 hits. [New York Times] As N.B.A. Free Agency Opens, Anthony Is the Star (Wed, 02 Jul 2014 01:38:10 GMT) Carmelo Anthony began his tour of N.B.A. teams that are interested in his services. First stop: the Chicago Bulls. [New York Times] Source: Gortat Gets 5 Years, $60M From Wizards (Wed, 02 Jul 2014 01:24:08 GMT) Center Marcin Gortat agreed to a …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.07.01)

[New York Daily News] Carmelo Anthony’s tour ready to go in Chicago (Tue, 01 Jul 2014 02:34:03 GMT) The courtship of Carmelo Anthony was to begin at 12:01 a.m. Tuesday with the Knicks contacting the prized free agent to reiterate the club is committed to re-signing him. [New York Times] Cavs Make a Splash With Max Deal for Kyrie (Tue, 01 Jul 2014 07:35:53 GMT) Kyrie Irving isn’t going anywhere. [New York Times] Attention, Shoppers! Free Agency Opens in the NBA (Tue, 01 Jul 2014 04:32:52 GMT) Attention, shoppers! Free agency in the NBA is open, and LeBron James and …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.06.30)

[New York Post] Report: Melo’s tour begins in Chicago (Mon, 30 Jun 2014 02:16:01 -0400) If the Miami Heat are intent on creating their own Melo drama while chasing Carmelo Anthony in free agency, they have the means to do it. But they will need… [New York Times] 5 Teams to Watch When NBA Free Agency Opens (Mon, 30 Jun 2014 07:37:21 GMT) All the anticipation. All the rumors. All the speculation. [New York Times] Sports Briefing | Pro Basketball: Bosh Opts Out, Joining James and Wade (Mon, 30 Jun 2014 04:01:49 GMT) Chris Bosh told the Miami Heat that …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.06.29)

[New York Newsday] Phil Jackson, Knicks hope new moves impress Carmelo Anthony more than other suitors (Sun, 29 Jun 2014 01:57:27 EDT) Phil Jackson wants the Knicks to be the first or the last team to meet with Carmelo Anthony this week so they can leave an impression on him. [New York Times] Opting Out, Dwyane Wade Enables Heat to Increase Roster Flexibility (Sun, 29 Jun 2014 02:49:17 GMT) Wade informed the Miami Heat that he — like LeBron James earlier in the week — would opt out of his contract, increasing the likelihood that the team’s main cast would …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.06.28)

[New York Times] On Basketball: With Carmelo Anthony’s Future Uncertain, Phil Jackson Makes Bold Strokes (Sat, 28 Jun 2014 00:35:28 GMT) Phil Jackson this week turned his focus from wooing Carmelo Anthony to revamping the Knicks’ roster, an act that could prove to be the most effective appeal to Anthony. [New York Daily News] Jose Calderon out to point Carmleo Anthony toward winning (Sat, 28 Jun 2014 02:39:08 GMT) Carmelo Anthony’s future is uncertain since he opted out of his contract earlier this week to hit free agency. But the new Knicks point guard believes he can be of help …continue reading