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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 (2017.03.29)

[NYDN] Apologetic Joakim Noah says taking supplements ‘backfired’ (Tuesday, March 28, 2017 9:19:26 PM) Joakim Noah said he failed a drug test after independently ingesting supplements to help with his injuries. [NY Newsday] Knicks’ Joakim Noah apologizes for 20-game suspension, says he ‘made a mistake’ (Tuesday, March 28, 2017 2:52:00 PM) Joakim Noah apologized to his teammates and the Knicks organization on Tuesday for being suspended 20 games for taking a banned supplement. [ESPN] Wednesday’s Knicks News: Willy Hernangomez a bright light in a bad season (Wednesday, March 29, 2017 4:51:43 AM) Wednesday’s Knicks News: Willy Hernangomez a bright light …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2017.03.28)

[ESPN] Tuesday’s Knicks News: Noah hopes to begin suspension on Wednesday (Tuesday, March 28, 2017 5:01:25 AM) Tuesday’s Knicks News: Noah hopes to begin suspension on Wednesday [ESPN] Jeff Hornacek: Knicks will look to upgrade defense in free agency, draft (Tuesday, March 28, 2017 1:15:39 AM) Jeff Hornacek: Knicks will look to upgrade defense in free agency, draft [SNY Knicks] GEICO SportsNite: Carmelo Anthony weighs in on Joakim Noah’s ban (Tuesday, March 28, 2017 12:55:04 AM) Carmelo Anthony talks about Joakim Noah facing the consequences for being suspended due to the NBA’s anti-drug policy. [SNY Knicks] Anthony scores 21 in …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2017.03.27)

[NYPost] Knicks eye Carmelo Anthony replacement in March Madness (Sunday, March 26, 2017 8:07:38 PM) This is considered one of the best point-guard drafts in years, but that doesn’t mean the Knicks will wind up with one, according to an NBA source. If the tanking Knicks wind up with a top-six pick, as the odds now suggest, they haven’t ruled out passing on a point guard to take Josh Jackson,… [NYPost] Phil’s Joakim Noah love blinded him from the tutor Knicks need (Sunday, March 26, 2017 10:15:00 AM) A free agent last summer, center Pau Gasol waited for a call …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2017.03.26)

[NYPost] One Knicks bright spot making case for next year (Saturday, March 25, 2017 9:40:19 PM) SAN ANTONIO — Even before Joakim Noah’s drug suspension for taking a banned, over-the-counter, performance-enhancing supplement, Willy Hernangomez had muscled his way into the starting center picture for next season. Now it appears a near certainty. Saturday against the Spurs, Hernangomez had a career-high 24 points on 11-of-16 shooting to go along with 13 rebounds… [NYPost] Knicks’ trip west couldn’t have gone better — four straight losses (Saturday, March 25, 2017 7:13:46 PM) SAN ANTONIO — The Knicks’ western swing ended with another loss, …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2017.03.25)

[NYPost] Joakim Noah suspended 20 games for banned substance: report (Friday, March 24, 2017 10:27:35 PM) Now even next season will start badly for maligned center Joakim Noah. Noah, who has been out since late February after knee surgery, will be suspended Saturday by the NBA for 20 games for violating the league’s anti-drug policy, according to a Vertical report. Even though Noah is rehabbing, the suspension reportedly will begin with… [NYPost] Kristaps Porzingis as No. 1 option: An ugly work in progress (Friday, March 24, 2017 12:15:22 PM) SAN ANTONIO – Kristaps Porzingis was disappointed but hardly deterred after …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2017.03.24)

[NYPost] The Knicks are sure playing like a tanking team (Thursday, March 23, 2017 8:38:35 PM) PORTLAND, Ore. — There was no Derrick Rose in the Rose City, nor Carmelo Anthony. Indeed this was Tank City at Moda Center as the Knicks went through the motions of competing Thursday night. They allowed 37 points in the first quarter, trailed by 21 at halftime and predictably fell 110-95 to the hot Trail… [NYPost] Phil Jackson blows off scouting opportunity for Shaq (Thursday, March 23, 2017 8:24:47 PM) PORTLAND, Ore. — Phil Jackson stayed in Los Angeles after the Knicks departed, didn’t …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2017.03.23)

[NYPost] Knicks and Porzingis blitzed by Jazz’s monster big man (Wednesday, March 22, 2017 9:30:00 PM) SALT LAKE CITY — Knicks coach and Jazz legend Jeff Hornacek badly wanted to spoil his old team’s 20-year reunion party with a victory, and it looked like his current team might pull it off. Then Rudy Gobert happened. Hornacek’s club rocked the Jazz for nearly three quarters before their patented fourth-quarter collapse, combined with… [NYPost] Knicks rookie gets shot despite sandwich gift to Clippers fans (Wednesday, March 22, 2017 5:55:18 PM) SALT LAKE CITY — Knicks rookie center Marshall Plumlee thrilled Clippers fans …continue reading