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Saturday, December 20, 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 (2014.11.28)

[New York Post] ‘One point in time’ I picked the Bulls, Melo says in documentary (Fri, 28 Nov 2014 04:01:14 -0500) OKLAHOMA CITY — A new documentary detailing his two-week free-agent odyssey in July depicts how close Carmelo Anthony was to requesting a sign-and-trade to join Chicago, saying, "There was one… [New York Daily News] Knicks may have to face Westbrook, Durant without Melo (Fri, 28 Nov 2014 03:50:12 GMT) The teams sport matching 4-12 records, but their star-quotient injury situations suddenly are headed in opposite directions. [New York Times] Huskies Beat Spartans 78-56 in Wooden Opener (Fri, 28 Nov …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.11.26)

[New York Daily News] J.R. Smith links ‘Black Friday’ to slavery on Instagram (Wed, 26 Nov 2014 06:46:57 GMT) Don’t expect J.R. Smith to master something as complicated as a triangle offense when he can’t even grasp basic American history. [New York Daily News] Carmelo doubtful vs. Mavericks, could miss extended time (Wed, 26 Nov 2014 06:36:14 GMT) Carmelo Anthony, as expected, is listed as doubtful for Wednesday night’s game in Dallas after back spasms forced him out of Monday night’s 91-86 loss to the Rockets. [New York Daily News] Isola: Knicks have little to gain from Carmelo Anthony pain …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.11.25)

[New York Newsday] Carmelo Anthony goes out with back spasms and Knicks lose tough fight with Rockets (Tue, 25 Nov 2014 00:28:07 EST) Carmelo Anthony was doubled over and wincing late in the first half before slowly walking off the court and into the locker room. Nearly two hours later, he still was grimacing and walking very gingerly as he left the arena. [New York Times] Rockets 91, Knicks 86: In Latest Loss, Carmelo Anthony Hurts Back to Add to Knicks’ Woes (Tue, 25 Nov 2014 05:09:43 GMT) Troubled by what the team described as back spasms, Anthony left the …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.11.24)

[New York Daily News] Isola: Knicks can’t be thinking about lottery (Mon, 24 Nov 2014 04:00:37 GMT) All the losing the Knicks have done in November is not a total loss. Remember, Phil Jackson does own a first-round pick in the June draft, which looks more like a lottery selection each day. [New York Times] As 76ers’ Brown Nears 100 Games, Can He Be Judged? (Mon, 24 Nov 2014 08:52:40 GMT) Brett Brown is nearing 100 games with Philadelphia, and not many coaches had fewer victories when they got there. [New York Times] N.B.A. Game of the Week: Pelicans at …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.11.23)

[New York Times] N.B.A. Roundup: Nets Fall to Surging Spurs; Raptors Extend Cavs’ Skid (Sun, 23 Nov 2014 05:33:00 GMT) Lou Williams scored a career-high 36 points, and Toronto turned an 18-point deficit into a convincing 110-93 victory on the road over Cleveland. [New York Times] Harden Scores 32 as Rockets Beat Mavericks 95-92 (Sun, 23 Nov 2014 05:19:00 GMT) James Harden has starred on offense since joining the Houston Rockets. After some intense criticism in the offseason, he’s now stepped things up on defense, too. [New York Times] Williams, Raptors Beat Struggling Cavs, 110-93 (Sun, 23 Nov 2014 05:03:56 …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.11.22)

[New York Post] ‘Limited’ Andrea Bargnani unlikely to play vs. 76ers (Sat, 22 Nov 2014 03:05:44 -0500) When the record is 3-10, going 1-for-2 is not all that bad. So, the Knicks apparently will welcome Jose Calderon back into the active playing fold Saturday against the Sixers… [New York Post] In one play, Duke phenom Okafor gives Knicks fans reason to hope (Sat, 22 Nov 2014 02:37:34 -0500) It was Brooklyn, not the Garden, and a college game, not an NBA battle, but the potential future for both the Knicks and their fans opened eyes with a phenomenal… [New York …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.11.21)

[New York Times] Cousins, Gay Lead Kings Past Bulls, 103-88 (Fri, 21 Nov 2014 06:38:49 GMT) DeMarcus Cousins had 22 points and 14 rebounds and Rudy Gay scored 20 points to help the Sacramento Kings beat Chicago 103-88 Thursday night, snapping the Bulls’ six-game road winning streak. [New York Times] Sports Briefing | Pro Basketball: Memphis Grizzlies Have Seven Ailing Players (Fri, 21 Nov 2014 05:17:01 GMT) Seven members of the Memphis Grizzlies were dealing with a stomach virus and their status was uncertain for Friday’s game with the Boston Celtics. [New York Times] Sports Briefing | Pro Basketball: Clippers …continue reading