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Friday, October 28, 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 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

Knicks Morning News (2016.10.03)

[ESPN] Monday’s Knicks News: Eventful first week during training camp (Monday, October 03, 2016 5:05:04 AM) Monday’s Knicks News: Eventful first week during training camp [NYDN] After rocky training camp, can Knicks get it together in time? (Sunday, October 02, 2016 3:27:32 PM) It was been an eventful first week for the Knicks but then the Knicks have a history of having to deal with issues off the court. [NYDN] Knicks’ Derrick Rose rape trial set to begin Tuesday (Sunday, October 02, 2016 1:46:09 PM) Derrick Rose is in for an ugly week, and it has nothing to do with …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2016.10.02)

[NYTimes] NBA: Preseason Opens With Raptors’ Protest During Anthems (Sunday, October 02, 2016 12:57:28 AM) Members of the Toronto Raptors locked arms in solidarity during the playing of the Canadian and U.S. national anthems on Saturday, as protests to draw attention to racial inequality spread to the National Basketball Association and into Canada. [NYTimes] Raptors Open Preseason With a Win and a Protest (Sunday, October 02, 2016 3:24:28 AM) The NBA preseason opened on Saturday with a protest and a 97-93 victory for the Toronto Raptors over the new Golden State Warriors ‘dream team’, featuring Stephen Curry and Kevin Durant, …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2016.10.01)

[NYDN] Joakim Noah skips out on Knicks’ dinner with West Point cadets (Friday, September 30, 2016 9:03:32 PM) The Knicks’ new center said that he has ‘mixed feelings’ about being at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point. [NYDN] US Military Academy responds to Joakim Noah sitting out dinner (Friday, September 30, 2016 5:34:49 PM) The U.S. Military Academy is not happy with Joakim Noah. [NYDN] Joakim Noah once told KG he was his fav player — didn’t go well (Friday, September 30, 2016 1:29:15 PM) Joakim Noah grew up with Kevin Garnett jerseys and posters. Then Noah got to …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2016.09.30)

[NYDN] Derrick Rose still a square when it comes to Knicks’ triangle (Thursday, September 29, 2016 9:51:06 PM) Derrick Rose’s triangle immersion is going to require some time. [NYDN] Kristaps Porzingis won’t be holding back 3-pointers for Knicks (Thursday, September 29, 2016 9:39:43 PM) Given the green light by Phil Jackson, Kristaps Porzingis is heading into the season unafraid of releasing a pull-up 3-pointer. [NYDN] ‘Fed up’ judge in Derrick Rose rape case orders end to bickering (Thursday, September 29, 2016 11:19:28 AM) The federal judge overseeing Knicks guard Derrick Rose’s upcoming trial on rape allegations ordered a timeout on …continue reading