[Hoops Rumors] Knicks Notes: Irving, Barrett, L.A., Pro Day (Thursday, May 23, 2019 7:30:11 PM) Free agency has not evenÂ begun, so this list is by no means set in stone, but as we sit here this evening, there appear to be four teams with a realistic shot of landingÂ Kyrie Irving thisÂ summer – theÂ Celtics, Knicks, Nets, and Lakers.Â For what it’s worth,Â Irving’s head coach from high school, Kevin Boyle, believes that IrvingÂ will […] [TheRinger] Knicks Notes: Irving, Barrett, L.A., Pro Day (Thursday, May 23, 2019 7:30:11 PM) Free agency has not evenÂ begun, so this list is by no means set in stone, …continue reading
[NYDN] NBA draft profile: Knicks target Jarrett Culver of Texas Tech (Wednesday, May 22, 2019 9:43:00 AM) With the top three picks in the 2019 NBA draft seemingly set in stone, a dozen or so players are vying to be selected in the remaining seven spots of the top 10. Jarrett Culver, a sophomore guard from Texas Tech, is projected as a lock for that group. Culver helped the Red Raiders to the national… [Hoops Rumors] Steve Mills Claims Kristaps Porzingis Gave The Knicks A Trade Ultimatum (Wednesday, May 22, 2019 9:53:18 PM) Knicks president Steve Mills offered some insight …continue reading
[NYTimes] And-Ones: Pelicans, Draft, Hornets (Wednesday, May 22, 2019 12:00:07 AM) New Pelicans GM Trajan Langdon said leaving Brooklyn was a “very difficult decision” for him and his family, as he told reporters, including Hoops Rumors, during his introductory press conference call earlier today. However, the chance to team up with GM David Griffin again was too great to pass up. “The opportunity to join up […] [NYTimes] Clippers Emerging Threat To Sign Kevin Durant (Tuesday, May 21, 2019 10:12:51 PM) The Clippers have emerged as an “equally dangerous” threat to the Knicks in luring Durant away from the Warriors, …continue reading
Woj tweeted out the results for the All-Rookie Team! Wow, the first five picks all made the first team of the All-Rookie team! That must be the first time that that has ever happened, right? Mitch should be first team, but hey, better than not being on the team at all! How grainy is that photo? Weird to see Woj tweet out such a grainy photo.
[NYDN] NBA draft profile: Knicks target RJ Barrett of Duke (Monday, May 20, 2019 12:34:00 PM) With Zion Williamson and Ja Morant seemingly already off the board, the list of prospects the New York Knicks will have available for them with the third pick starts with Duke’s RJ Barrett. The top recruit in the 2018 class, Barrett did not disapppoint during his only collegiate season, despite… [SNY Knicks] Knicks’ Frank Ntilikina reportedly switches agents amid trade rumors (Monday, May 20, 2019 8:01:48 PM) Knicks guard Frank Ntilikina has reportedly switched agents amid trade rumors. [SNY Knicks] Knicks target Kevin Durant …continue reading
[Hoops Rumors] Eastern Notes: Brooks, Ntilikina, Lopez, Knicks (Sunday, May 19, 2019 10:44:00 PM) Wizards coach Scott Brooks recently finished his third season with Washington and 10th season as an NBA head coach, reaching a full decade in the position and achieving a goal that very few coaches have done today. Brooks guided the Wizards through a tumultuous, injury-plagued season and finished with a 32-50 record, causing some around […] [Hoops Rumors] Atlantic Notes: Knicks, King, Hernandez, Raptors (Sunday, May 19, 2019 8:01:13 PM) KnicksÂ presidentÂ Steve Mills broke his silence last week but declined to address whether the team will look …continue reading
[NYTimes] Joe Tsai Is Big in Business. Now He’s Taking On Women’s Basketball. (Sunday, May 19, 2019 7:00:06 AM) Tsai, the new owner of the Liberty and part owner of the Nets, has made a fortune as a founder of the Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group. He’s hoping his skills can produce needed revenue for the W.N.B.A. [NYTimes] In the East, It Has Been All Bucks So Far (but Not All Giannis) (Saturday, May 18, 2019 4:34:17 PM) Milwaukee is just two wins against the Raptors from its first N.B.A. finals appearance since 1974 behind the play of Giannis Antetokounmpo …continue reading