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Wednesday, October 26, 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 (2016.10.09)

[NYDN] Jeremy Lin responds to Carmelo Anthony’s ‘franchise’ comment (Saturday, October 08, 2016 10:10:17 PM) Believe it or not, Jeremy Lin will not be playing on Saturday night against Carmelo Anthony and the Knicks. [NYDN] Kristaps Porzingis: Adidas deal not finalized; Nike can match (Saturday, October 08, 2016 9:16:34 PM) Kristaps Porzingis has proven to be a marketable phenomenon in the biggest market. [NYDN] Derrick Rose skips preseason game to remain in L.A. for trial (Saturday, October 08, 2016 6:54:54 PM) Phil Jackson’s summer reconstruction was based around two players – the starting point guard and center. [NYDN] Knicks may …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2016.10.08)

[NYDN] Derrick Rose’s lawyers want mistrial over racy text in rape suit (Friday, October 07, 2016 5:17:32 PM) Attorney Mark Baute cried foul, complaining that the accuser failed to turn over a profane text from the morning of the alleged attack. [NYDN] Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony gives Jeremy Lin backhand compliment (Friday, October 07, 2016 3:16:19 PM) It was a little over five years ago when the Knicks decided that $25 million was too much to pay for Jeremy Lin [SNY Knicks] Lawyers for Rose seek mistrial (Friday, October 07, 2016 8:46:32 PM) A lawyer for Derrick Rose asked a judge …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2016.10.07)

[NYDN] Derrick Rose shows up to rape trial during accuser’s testimony (Thursday, October 06, 2016 8:00:08 PM) Rose showed up at his rape trial just as his accuser was testifying she’s convinced she was drugged at his mansion. [NYDN] Joakim Noah injury, Rose rape trial have marred Knicks preseason (Thursday, October 06, 2016 11:54:01 AM) The Knicks’ no-show performance in Thursday’s exhibition opener is not even the most discouraging moment of the team’s preseason. [SNY Knicks] Update: Noah did not practice Thursday (Thursday, October 06, 2016 1:25:44 PM) Joakim Noah did not practice on Thursday, two days after missing the …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2016.10.06)

[ESPN] Thursday’s Knicks News: Defense needs to improve moving forward (Thursday, October 06, 2016 5:08:03 AM) Thursday’s Knicks News: Defense needs to improve moving forward [ESPN] Jury of 6 women, 2 men set for Rose lawsuit (Wednesday, October 05, 2016 5:51:21 PM) Jury of 6 women, 2 men set for Rose lawsuit [NYPost] Knicks shooter rents $8K/month home court in Midtown (Wednesday, October 05, 2016 11:42:55 PM) Knicks shooting guard Sasha Vujacic has rented a two-bedroom apartment at Sky, the colossal rental at 605 W. 42nd St., that was asking a mighty $8,200 per month. Vujacic has been spotted shooting …continue reading

Knicks First Preseason Game Recap: Rockets 130, Knicks 103

Hey Vegas, I’ll take the under. Before the game, Jeff Van Gundy said the Knicks could win 45-50 games if the starters stay healthy. Given that the starters were between -19 and -24, I’m not sure if that’s true. The obvious problem was defense, as the team gave up 68 points in the half, including a putrid 41 point second quarter. If this is what the team will look like in the games Noah misses, then New York is in for a long winter. I’m going to pass on the starters, and talk about the bench. Brandon Jennings made some …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2016.10.05)

[NYDN] Knicks bounced in preseason opener, trial hangs over Derrick Rose (Tuesday, October 04, 2016 9:40:46 PM) The Knicks clearly need all the practice they can get after getting bulldozed in their preseason opener. [NYDN] Knicks, Rockets have display of unity, lock arms for anthem (Tuesday, October 04, 2016 9:01:19 PM) The Knicks talked about making a gesture of unity during the national anthem. So they included every player on both rosters. [NYDN] Lawyers say Derrick Rose violated gag order in rape trial (Tuesday, October 04, 2016 4:49:51 PM) Lawyers for the woman accusing Knicks guard Derrick Rose of rape …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2016.10.04)

[NYDN] Noah could miss Knicks preseason opener with hamstring injury (Monday, October 03, 2016 8:42:06 PM) One piece of the Knicks’ brittle Big Three is already nursing a nagging injury. [NYDN] Knicks expect Derrick Rose to play in preseason opener (Monday, October 03, 2016 8:41:16 PM) The Knicks don’t know exactly how much Derrick Rose will play in this preseason, or exactly when he’ll get called away to Los Angeles. [NYDN] Spotlight will be on Melo during Knicks preseason opener anthem (Monday, October 03, 2016 2:34:41 PM) Three months ago, Carmelo Anthony begged his fellow professional athletes to grow more …continue reading