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Thursday, August 17, 2017

Knicks Morning News (2017.08.10)

[SNY Knicks] Dwayne Wade has positive words for ‘lil bro’ Tim Hardaway Jr. after L.A. workout (Wednesday, August 09, 2017 12:40:46 PM) Chicago Bulls’ G Dwayne Wade believes Knicks G Tim Hardaway Jr. has improved tremendously, per SNY’s Taylor Rooks. [SNY Knicks] Michael Beasley could be viable replacement if Melo is traded (Wednesday, August 09, 2017 11:00:37 AM) Beasley was originally selected by the Heat with the 2nd overall pick in the 2008 NBA Draft. [NYPost] MSG Network to tab new Knicks’ radio play-by-play man (Wednesday, August 09, 2017 4:52:52 PM) Madison Square Garden Network is expected to announce soon …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2017.08.09)

[NYDN] New Knicks GM Scott Perry adds three new execs to his roster (Tuesday, August 08, 2017 9:37:28 PM) New GM Scott Perry has his put his prints on the Knicks front office. [NYDN] Michael Beasley, Knicks closing in on a deal (Tuesday, August 08, 2017 9:36:51 PM) Michael Beasley, the former No. 2 overall pick in the 2008 NBA draft, is reportedly working on a deal with the Knicks. [NYTimes] Knicks Add Michael Beasley, a Well-Traveled Forward (Wednesday, August 09, 2017 1:24:10 AM) Beasley, the second overall pick in the 2008 N.B.A. draft, gives the Knicks depth in the …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2017.08.08)

[SNY Knicks] Knicks announce Baker’s signing (Monday, August 07, 2017 7:13:50 PM) The New York Knicks announced they re-signed guard Ron Baker on Monday. [SNY Knicks] Knicks hire Barack Obama’s brother-in-law to front office position (Monday, August 07, 2017 4:15:40 PM) Robinson is the brother of former first lady Michelle Obama. [SNY Knicks] DeMarcus Cousins appears to want Melo in New Orleans (Monday, August 07, 2017 11:49:11 AM) With plenty of interest from different teams in Carmelo Anthony, New Orleans Pelicans center/forward DeMarcus Cousins has joined the group of those who want the All-Star forward. [SNY Knicks] Charles Oakley won’t …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2017.08.07)

[NYPost] Charles Oakley sounds OK with missing Knicks home games (Sunday, August 06, 2017 1:41:43 PM) Well, it certainly doesn’t sound like Charles Oakley is crushed by his one-year ban from Madison Square Garden. “I want to thank all my fans around the world. The case is over now that was the hard part. The easy part is stayin away from the Garden OAK,” the former Knicks All-Star power forward

Knicks Morning News (2017.08.06)

[NYPost] The long, winding road that brought Scott Perry to Knicks (Saturday, August 05, 2017 6:00:48 PM) Longtime NBA executive Pat Williams likes a good story — author of more than 100 books. And in new general manager Scott Perry, Knicks fans are getting a good underdog story — a meteoric, three-month rise after his Orlando ouster as assistant GM April 13. Williams, the Magic’s co-founder and senior VP, couldn’t imagine Perry’s… [SNY Knicks] Knicks among teams interested in Marshall Plumlee (Saturday, August 05, 2017 1:45:02 PM) The Knicks are reportedly among teams interested in free agent F Marshall Plumlee, …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2017.08.05)

[NYPost] Victim’s attorneys think Oakley got off easy thanks to celeb status (Friday, August 04, 2017 2:23:22 PM) Former Knicks big man Charles Oakley got off easy in a Manhattan courtroom Friday for his ugly February scuffle with Madison Square Garden security — and the lawyers for the MSG security personnel weren’t happy. Citing Oakley’s long history of boorish behavior, the lawyers accused the Manhattan district attorney’s office of coddling the retired power… [NYPost] Charles Oakley backs down, agrees to one-year MSG ban (Friday, August 04, 2017 7:25:47 AM) Ex-Knick Charles Oakley, who had insisted he was taking his misdemeanor …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2017.08.04)

[NYTimes] Kyrie Irving Wants to Play for the Knicks. That’s Good News and Bad. (Friday, August 04, 2017 1:06:10 AM) The Irving situation is reminiscent of what occurred in 2011, when the Knicks surrendered a package of players and draft picks to get Carmelo Anthony. [NYPost] Carmelo Anthony: The Knicks know ‘what I’m looking for’ (Thursday, August 03, 2017 9:31:56 PM) Carmelo Anthony, in quelling a misperception that communication between himself and the Knicks has been scarce, said he has had “great conversations’’ with the team and “they know how I feel’’ and “what I’m looking for.’’ In an interview …continue reading