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Thursday, September 21, 2017

Knicks Morning News (2017.09.14)

[NYTimes] Keeping Score: Stephon Marbury Announces His N.B.A. Comeback (Wednesday, September 13, 2017 11:02:51 PM) Marbury, always a polarizing figure, has been out of the league since 2009, but is hoping to turn back the clock and return to the N.B.A. at age 40. [SNY Knicks] Carmelo Anthony slams ESPN’s NBA rankings after he drops 33 spots (Wednesday, September 13, 2017 11:45:08 AM) Knicks star F Carmelo Anthony took to Twitter on Tuesday to criticize ESPN after he was ranked 64th in their Top 100 NBA player rankings. [NYPost] Marbury: I’ve ‘spoken’ to an NBA team (Thursday, September 14, 2017 …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2017.09.13)

[NY Newsday] Charles Oakley files civil suit against Knicks owner James Dolan, Madison Square Garden (Tuesday, September 12, 2017 7:00:42 PM) Charles Oakley filed a civil lawsuit against James Dolan, Madison Square Garden and MSG Networks on Tuesday, seeking unspecified damages related to the former Knicks player’s scuffle with Garden security during a game last February. [NYTimes] Sylvia Fowles, W.N.B.A. Star and Aspiring Funeral Director (Wednesday, September 13, 2017 3:56:51 AM) The defensive ace and possible M.V.P. from the Minnesota Lynx is studying mortuary science. [NYTimes] Charles Oakley Files Lawsuit Against James Dolan and Madison Square Garden (Tuesday, September 12, …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2017.09.12)

[NYPost] Charles Oakley to file civil suit against Madison Square Garden (Monday, September 11, 2017 8:43:53 PM) Charles Oakley’s battle with his former employer and current nemesis is not over yet. Oakley is preparing to file a civil law suit stemming from the February incident in which he was forcibly removed from Madison Square Garden after an altercation with security, according to an ESPN report. Oakley’s fight with Madison Square Garden and… [NYPost] Carmelo Anthony just gave us all a preview of his possible future (Monday, September 11, 2017 3:21:33 PM) If Carmelo Anthony can’t go play with the team …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2017.09.11)

[SNY Knicks] Porzingis leads Latvia to Eurobasket quarterfinals (Sunday, September 10, 2017 9:06:16 PM) Oklahoma City Thunder C Enes Kanter spoke on his time playing with Knicks SF Carmelo Anthony’s alter ego, “Hoodie Melo,” on Timeout with Taylor Rooks. [NYPost] Knicks will eagerly watch Team Porzingis vs. potential No. 1 stud (Sunday, September 10, 2017 10:58:40 AM) Kristaps Porzingis isn’t coming to Tarrytown just yet. On Sunday, Latvia advanced to the quarterfinals of the European Championships with a 100-68 bashing of Montenegro in elimination play. Porzingis, the 7-foot-3 Knicks phenom, starred again with 19 points on 5-of-8 shooting, six rebounds …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2017.09.09)

[SNY Knicks] Enes Kanter talks ‘Hoodie Melo’ and more on Timeout with Taylor Rooks (Friday, September 08, 2017 5:26:51 PM) Oklahoma City Thunder C Enes Kanter spoke on his time playing with Knicks SF Carmelo Anthony’s alter ego, “Hoodie Melo,” on Timeout with Taylor Rooks. [NYDN] Short-lived Knick Tracy McGrady to enter Hall, despite no ring (Friday, September 08, 2017 11:05:45 AM) After a 15-season NBA career and a couple years spent as a commentator and analyst, Tracy McGrady will get the nod Friday to join the Hall. [NYDN] Kristaps Porzingis, other young Knicks making noise at Euros (Friday, September …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2017.09.08)

[NYPost] Knicks center’s new hobby has him working for Derek Jeter (Thursday, September 07, 2017 4:48:47 PM) Knicks big man Kyle O’Quinn wasn’t just a spectator at the U.S. Open this week. He was working on assignment in his new gig — as a photojournalist. A slimmed-down O’Quinn is showing vast improvement this offseason, working hard on his frame. That is, camera frame. The 6-foot-11 enforcer lugged around his state-of-the-art camera at… [NYPost] The NBA’s tanking problem could be on its way out (Thursday, September 07, 2017 3:21:22 PM) The NBA wants to make it harder for other teams to …continue reading