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Sunday, February 7, 2016

Author: Mike Kurylo

Mike Kurylo is the founder and editor of KnickerBlogger.net. 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 (2016.01.11)

[New York Post] Calderon gets back in good grace of Knicks fan … for a night (Mon, 11 Jan 2016 00:02:05 -0500) When point guard Jose Calderon and Carmelo Anthony were taken out by coach Derek Fisher in the final minutes of the Knicks' victory over the Bucks on Sunday night, the Garden crowd gave a huge ovation to the duo. It truly seemed the cheers weren't just for the Knicks superstar, but their oft-critiqued point guard… [New York Daily News] Knicks get out to big lead, need it to beat Bucks at MSG (Mon, 11 Jan 2016 06:10:58 GMT) …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2016.01.10)

[New York Times] Curry Scores 38 Points in Warriors’ 128-116 Win Over Kings (Sun, 10 Jan 2016 07:21:44 GMT) Even though this was a road game, the crowd enthusiastically cheered for the visiting Golden State Warriors — a common occurrence this season. [New York Times] Curry Delivers 38 Points, 11 Assists in Warriors’ Win (Sun, 10 Jan 2016 07:15:27 GMT) After watching his MVP light up the scoreboard with an array of long-distance bombs, short flips and ridiculous layups, Golden State Warriors coach Luke Walton summed up Stephen Curry’s night relatively simply. [New York Times] N.B.A. Roundup: Two Young Pistons …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2016.01.09)

[New York Post] How Kristaps Porzingis forced a Gregg Popovich about-face (Sat, 09 Jan 2016 02:37:02 -0500) SAN ANTONIO — In recent years, Spurs coach Gregg Popovich has carried on his legendary schtick in giving very short, bland non-answers to most questions he doesn't find appealing. Popovich did perk up Friday when the subject came around to Knicks rookie Kristaps Porzingis, then he watched the Latvian nearly deal his club their first… [New York Daily News] Melo, Knicks trying to follow Spurs’ recipe for success (Sat, 09 Jan 2016 06:41:41 GMT) Tim Duncan is the ultimate franchise player, a star …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2016.01.08)

[New York Post] Are Knicks playoff contenders? Win over Spurs would help case (Fri, 08 Jan 2016 01:09:55 -0500) SAN ANTONIO — The Knicks have gone from league laughingstocks to contenders for the East's eighth seed. Friday night in Alamo City, the Knicks can stamp themselves as the dark-horse club none of the East's giants would care to battle in the first round if they can be the first team this season to go… [New York Times] Defensive-Minded Bulls Top Celts for Sixth in a Row (Fri, 08 Jan 2016 06:57:37 GMT) The Chicago Bulls are becoming an offensive juggernaut …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2016.01.07)

[New York Post] Robin Lopez improving in one area the Knicks need him most (Thu, 07 Jan 2016 02:46:56 -0500) MIAMI — Robin Lopez and Carmelo Anthony posted the same shooting ledger Wednesday — 9-of-12. That may never happen again. But Lopez, known more for his defense, is slowly improving his post play and he had his best night as a Knick in their 98-90 victory over the Heat. Lopez scored 19 points, had two… [New York Daily News] Knicks getting hot, beat Heat for third straight win (Thu, 07 Jan 2016 02:39:32 GMT) The Knicks could’ve taken a schedule …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2016.01.06)

[New York Times] Butler, Bulls Bound Past Bucks (Wed, 06 Jan 2016 07:57:35 GMT) The Chicago Bulls extended their winning streak to a season-high five games by defeating the Milwaukee Bucks 117-106 on Tuesday at the United Center. [New York Times] Klay Has 36, Steph Sits Late as Warriors Beat Lakers 109-88 (Wed, 06 Jan 2016 07:18:52 GMT) After Stephen Curry came up limping from another blow to his sore left leg, Golden State coach Luke Walton thought the reigning MVP should take the rest of the night off while the Warriors wrapped up another blowout win. [New York Times] …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2016.01.05)

[New York Post] Knicks putting into perspective how god-awful last year was (Tue, 05 Jan 2016 00:12:07 -0500) Unless you're the Giants or the Jets, 17 victories is no reason to pop champagne and reflect with warm, fuzzy thoughts. But then, if you only won 17 games the previous season and are less than halfway through the current schedule, maybe there is cause for celebration. And so the Knicks, holding a 16-19 record… [New York Daily News] Melo focusing on assisting Knicks, not hung up on scoring (Tue, 05 Jan 2016 03:33:10 GMT) Carmelo Anthony was told he’s only 156 …continue reading