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Saturday, July 21, 2018

Knicks Morning News (2018.07.13)

[NYPost] Emerging young defensive stopper slows down Kevin Knox (Thursday, July 12, 2018 11:42:13 PM) LAS VEGAS — Celtics forward Semi Ojeleye is starting to make his name as an emerging young defensive stopper. He played a lot on LeBron James during the playoffs. This was a bit less of a task, but the 23-year-old muffled 6-foot-9 Knicks lottery pick Kevin Knox, stalling his summer-league scoring rampage. After racking up… [NYPost] Mitchell Robinson breaks out for Knicks as Kevin Knox falters (Thursday, July 12, 2018 2:36:04 PM) LAS VEGAS — Kyrie Irving didn’t see the summer-best of Knicks lottery pick …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.07.12)

[SNY Knicks] Knicks’ Mario Hezonja celebrates Croatia’s World Cup win (Wednesday, July 11, 2018 5:10:02 PM) New Knicks guard Mario Hezonja celebrated Croatia’s World Cup victory over England on Wednesday. [SNY Knicks] All aboard the Kevin Knox hype train (Wednesday, July 11, 2018 11:30:03 AM) Knicks draft pick Kevin Knox has been unleashing ferocious dunks and burying threes while dominating in the Summer League. [SNY Knicks] D’Antoni quit Knicks because of Carmelo, but wants him in Houston (Wednesday, July 11, 2018 11:00:06 AM) There was no secret that former Knicks star F Carmelo Anthony and former head coach Mike D’Antoni …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.07.11)

[SNY Knicks] SEE IT: Knicks’ Kevin Knox scores 29 in Summer League game (Tuesday, July 10, 2018 11:56:23 PM) Knicks rookie Kevin Knox continued his strong Summer League campaign on Tuesday with a game-high 29-point effort in the Knicks’ loss to the Lakers. [SNY Knicks] Knicks fall to Lakers, 109-92, despite Kevin Knox’s big game (Tuesday, July 10, 2018 11:24:56 PM) The Knicks overcame a 25-point deficit in the second half thanks to a 28-3 run in the third quarter, but the Lakers pulled away in the final quarter and ran away with a 109-92 Summer League win on Tuesday …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.07.10)

[NYPost] Knicks’ lottery pick needs two games to show scary potential (Monday, July 09, 2018 5:20:52 PM) LAS VEGAS — “When is Kevin Knox going into the Hall of Fame?’’ one NBA scout asked a New York reporter Monday at Thomas & Mack Center. The talent evaluator was jesting, but it’s evidence of the buzz created among NBA cognoscenti by the 6-foot-9 Knicks lottery-pick forward at the Las Vegas summer league after… [NYPost] Ron Baker’s best Knicks shot could be long gone (Monday, July 09, 2018 12:05:36 PM) LAS VEGAS — A year ago, Knicks young guard Ron Baker sat …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.07.09)

[NYPost] Mitchell Robinson feels NBA-ready — and he’s playing like it (Sunday, July 08, 2018 6:58:23 PM) LAS VEGAS — Mitchell Robinson got his contract and a double-double on the same day. Hours after signing a four-year deal that could be worth as much as $6.4 million, Robinson, the Knicks’ second-round pick, was an inside force again as he posted 12 points, 11 rebounds and two blocks in the Knicks’ 90-85 summer… [NYPost] This isn’t the Frank Ntilikina Knicks were hoping to see (Sunday, July 08, 2018 3:22:33 PM) LAS VEGAS — At this stage, Knicks coach David Fizdale is …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.07.08)

[NYDN] Turkey sacks thousands of public servants for alleged links to terror groups (Sunday, July 08, 2018 2:35:00 AM) ISTANBUL — Turkey’s government on Sunday issued an emergency decree dismissing thousands of public servants for alleged links to terror groups. The decree, published in the Official Gazette, sacked 18,632 civil servants, including nearly 9,000 police officers, some 6,000 members of the military… [NYDN] England fans smash up IKEA, bus stop after win against Sweden (Sunday, July 08, 2018 2:25:00 AM) “Football is coming home” led to attacks on home furnishings during a night of revelry celebrating England’s World Cup win …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.07.07)

[NYDN] Heartbreaking scenes described in Thai boat sinking as death toll rises to 38 (Saturday, July 07, 2018 2:50:00 AM) PHUKET, Thailand — Divers who entered the wreck of a tour boat that sank in a storm off the southern Thai resort island of Phuket described heartbreaking scenes of bodies of children found in the arms of their mothers, as the search continued Saturday for 18 mostly Chinese tourists missing in a… [NYDN] EPA’s relief and worries after exit of scandal-plagued boss Scott Pruitt (Saturday, July 07, 2018 2:30:00 AM) WASHINGTON — Taking over from an ambitious predecessor known for …continue reading