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Wednesday, October 22, 2014

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Knicks Morning News (2014.10.21)

[New York Times] Plumlee Lifts Nets to 99-88 Win Over 76ers (Tue, 21 Oct 2014 03:37:59 GMT) Mason Plumlee had 20 points and 17 rebounds to help the Brooklyn Nets beat the Philadelphia 76ers 99-88 on Monday night. [New York Times] Spurs Rally to Beat Kings 106-99 (Tue, 21 Oct 2014 03:34:56 GMT) Jeff Ayres had 15 points and rookie Kyle Anderson added 14 points as the San Antonio Spurs overcame DeMarcus Cousin’s 32 points and 11 rebounds to rally for a 106-99 victory over the Sacramento Kings on Monday night. [New York Times] Sports Briefing | Basketball: Defamation Lawsuit …continue reading

Pre-Bucks 120, Pre-Knicks 107

there is one thing I’ve learned in my brief time as a mild mannered #sporps blogger for a major metropolitan website, it’s that you can make very precise and incredibly accurate predictions from one preseason game. In fact, I started writing these predictions down after just the first quarter, due to my keen, well-honed powers of observation. Prepare yourself for some takes so ridiculously hot and heavy that they can fuse hydrogen atoms. They may melted yer eyeballs, so make sure you’ve got a home eye wash station installed. All ready? Roll the ugliness… HOT TAKES 1. The Knicks defense …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.10.20)

[New York Daily News] Knicks moving forward without Andrea Bargnani (Mon, 20 Oct 2014 00:23:50 GMT) Derek Fisher hopes to solidify his playing rotation later this week, but Andrea Bargnani’s continued absence will offer further opportunities for the other power forwards on the Knicks to impress the coaching staff. [New York Times] On Pro Basketball: Reminder of Knicks’ Dysfunction Is Again Hoping to Solve It (Mon, 20 Oct 2014 05:07:00 GMT) Jim Cleamons, a current assistant and former Knicks player, has ties to Phil Jackson, the team president, and an awkward history with Walt Frazier, the TV analyst. [New York …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.10.20)

[New York Daily News] Knicks moving forward without Andrea Bargnani (Mon, 20 Oct 2014 00:23:50 GMT) Derek Fisher hopes to solidify his playing rotation later this week, but Andrea Bargnani’s continued absence will offer further opportunities for the other power forwards on the Knicks to impress the coaching staff. [New York Times] On Pro Basketball: Reminder of Knicks’ Dysfunction Is Again Hoping to Solve It (Mon, 20 Oct 2014 05:07:00 GMT) Jim Cleamons, a current assistant and former Knicks player, has ties to Phil Jackson, the team president, and an awkward history with Walt Frazier, the TV analyst. [New York …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.10.19)

[New York Daily News] Melo says Knicks don’t need 25 per game from him in Phil Jackson’s system (Sun, 19 Oct 2014 02:54:55 GMT) Carmelo Anthony believes the days of the Knicks needing him to score 25 or more points per game are over. Of course, those words were barely out of Anthony’s mouth when he was politely reminded that he made a similar prediction two years ago and ended up winning the NBA’s scoring title. [New York Times] Faried Helps Nuggets Beat Clippers 104-93 (Sun, 19 Oct 2014 05:37:55 GMT) Kenneth Faried had 19 and seven rebounds to lead …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.10.18)

[New York Daily News] J.R. Smith says he sees similarities with Dennis Rodman (Sat, 18 Oct 2014 02:26:46 GMT) One dated Madonna, the other Rihanna. They both favor tattoos and have been known to party as hard as they play. This is why the original Bad Boy, Dennis Rodman, is calling the Knicks notorious bad boy, J.R. Smith, the new Rodman. [New York Times] Crawford Scores 25 as Clippers Beat Jazz 101-97 (Sat, 18 Oct 2014 05:40:55 GMT) Chris Paul and Jamal Crawford hit clutch 3-pointers in the final minute and the Los Angeles Clippers beat the Utah Jazz 101-97 …continue reading