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Friday, October 9, 2015

Knicks Morning News (2015.10.02)

[New York Post] Phil Jackson turns his preaching toward Army football team (Fri, 02 Oct 2015 02:30:13 -0400) Knicks team president Phil Jackson gave a 15-minute pep talk — to the Army football team. According to sources, Jackson spoke on Wednesday night for about 15 minutes inside Army… [New York Daily News] Knicks rookie Kristaps Porzingis tweaks knee in practice (Fri, 02 Oct 2015 06:51:40 GMT) Kristaps Porzingis, the Knicks’ prized rookie, tweaked his knee and was limited in practice Thursday on the third day of training camp. [New York Times] Former Head of Joint Chiefs Will Advise N.B.A. and …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2015.10.01)

[New York Post] Carmelo Anthony and Derek Fisher revise expectations for Knicks (Thu, 01 Oct 2015 04:01:11 -0400) Though he said Monday he held "no expectations at this time'' for the 2015-16 Knicks, Carmelo Anthony amended the remark two days later, saying the title still is "our big-picture…

Knicks Morning News (2015.09.30)

[New York Times] Fever and Lynx to Meet in WNBA Finals in Rematch of 2012 (Wed, 30 Sep 2015 06:42:36 GMT) Four years ago, Tamika Catchings and the Indiana Fever came into the WNBA Finals as a huge underdog to Minnesota. [New York Times] Rose’s Troubles Continue With Orbital Fracture (Wed, 30 Sep 2015 06:06:33 GMT) Derrick Rose’s troubled tenure with the Chicago Bulls took a fresh twist on Tuesday when he suffered a facial fracture from an accidental elbow during the team’s first day of practice. [New York Times] Brittney Griner to Miss Start of Training Camp (Wed, 30 …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2015.09.29)

[New York Post] Don’t ask Knicks’ Sasha Vujacic about Maria Sharapova (Tue, 29 Sep 2015 00:15:36 -0400) New Knicks sharpshooter Sasha Vujacic wasn't willing to bat the ball back when asked twice Monday if he still maintains a friendship with tennis star Maria Sharapova. The two broke… [New York Daily News] Isola: ‘Coach’ Jackson will be over Knick coach’s shoulder (Tue, 29 Sep 2015 02:23:54 GMT) Robin Lopez provided one of the few highlights when he referred to the President of the New York Knicks as “coach Jackson.” [New York Times] N.B.A. Roundup: Former Top Pick Anthony Bennett Returns Home, …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2015.09.28)

[New York Daily News] Carmelo Anthony says he’s excited by Knicks offseason moves (Mon, 28 Sep 2015 02:15:33 GMT) Over the past several months, Carmelo Anthony has sent mixed signals – publicly and privately – about his thoughts on the Knicks’ offseason. [New York Daily News] Carmelo and the new guys: Five questions facing the Knicks (Mon, 28 Sep 2015 02:05:30 GMT) Here’s the good news for the Knicks: They can’t be worse than last season. [New York Times] W.N.B.A. Roundup: Rally by Fever in 2nd Half Evens Series With Liberty (Mon, 28 Sep 2015 00:01:11 GMT) Down 15 points …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2015.09.26)

[New York Times] On Pro Basketball: For Better or Worse, These Knicks Belong to Phil Jackson (Sat, 26 Sep 2015 02:58:26 GMT) Since agreeing to preside over the team in 2014, Jackson has made over the Knicks, acquiring players like Robin Lopez and Arron Afflalo who he considers more aligned with his approach and his philosophies.

Knicks Morning News (2015.09.25)

[New York Times] Sports Briefing | Pro Basketball: World Peace Returns to Los Angeles (Fri, 25 Sep 2015 04:03:46 GMT) The Los Angeles Lakers re-signed forward Metta World Peace, who won a championship with the Lakers in 2010 when he was still known as Ron Artest. [New York Times] Los Angeles Lakers Sign Metta World Peace (Fri, 25 Sep 2015 00:25:15 GMT) The Los Angeles Lakers are giving Metta World Peace another chance.