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Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Knicks Morning News (2016.04.28)

[New York Times] Warriors 114, Rockets 81 | Golden State Wins Series, 4-1: No Curry? No Problem, as Warriors Eliminate Rockets (Thu, 28 Apr 2016 05:30:45 GMT) Golden State routed Houston as it showed it was more than just one man. [New York Times] Trail Blazers 108, Clippers 98 | Portland Leads Series, 3-2: Trail Blazers Rally Late to Push Depleted Clippers to the Edge (Thu, 28 Apr 2016 06:11:30 GMT) Portland heads home with a three-games-to-two lead in the series. [New York Times] N.B.A. Roundup: David Blatt Is Said to Have Discussed Knicks Job With Phil Jackson (Thu, 28 …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2016.04.27)

[New York Post] Phil Jackson’s agents meeting points to inside job with Rambis (Wed, 27 Apr 2016 00:39:54 -0400) Knicks president Phil Jackson met with Kurt Rambis' Chicago-based agents Tuesday night in New York. That may well be a sign things are progressing toward Rambis being announced soon as the Knicks head coach. However, Rambis' agents are also Jackson's representatives. The agents are also close, longtime friends with Jackson. The meeting could have been… [ESPN.com – New York Knicks] Wednesday's Knicks Links: Jackson meets with Rambis' agents (Wed, 27 Apr 2016 04:52:35 EST) Wednesday's Knicks Links: Jackson meets with Rambis' …continue reading

Porzingods and Men

By now, perhaps you’ve seen the short film “Porzingod,” which debuted at the Tribeca Film Festival recently. It’s a 3+ minute prayer to the gods of the New York Knickerbockers, conducted by John Leguizamo and Adam Mucci. The film was written and directed by Conor Byrne, and produced by Tyler Byrne for Brudder Films. You’ve been there. I’ve been there. It’s part of who we are. Enjoy and give praise to the most high….Kristaps Porzingod.

Knicks Morning News (2016.04.26)

[ESPN.com – New York Knicks] Tuesday's Knicks Links: Lakers' next head coach could impact Phil Jackson, Knicks (Tue, 26 Apr 2016 05:05:31 EST) Tuesday's Knicks Links: Lakers' next head coach could impact Phil Jackson, Knicks [New York Times] Sports of The Times: N.B.A. Should Cut to the Chase With a Best-of-3 First Round (Tue, 26 Apr 2016 01:56:20 GMT) In late April, the N.B.A. playoff season has an event horizon out there at the edge of Alpha Centauri, with long series and long games. [New York Times] Roundup: Thunder Finish Off Mavericks and Will Next Face the Spurs (Tue, 26 …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2016.04.25)

[New York Times] Warriors 124, Rockets 94 | Warriors lead series, 3-1: Warriors Defeat the Rockets, but Lose Stephen Curry, Again (Mon, 25 Apr 2016 00:11:22 GMT) Curry returned for Game 4 of the playoff series after missing the last two games with a right ankle sprain, but he injured his knee on the final play of the first half and sat out the second half. [New York Times] Roundup: Spurs and Cavaliers Sweep Their Way Into Second Round (Mon, 25 Apr 2016 03:53:15 GMT) The San Antonio Spurs swept their way into the Western Conference semifinals over the Memphis …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2016.04.24)

[New York Times] N.B.A. Roundup: Nerves Fray as Thunder Leave Mavericks on Brink; Pacers Rout Raptors (Sun, 24 Apr 2016 05:35:58 GMT) Enes Kanter scored 28 points, and Kevin Durant had 19 before he was ejected late in the game as Oklahoma City took a three-games-to-one lead on Dallas. [New York Times] Spurs, Cavs Look to Sweep; Celtics, Rockets Try to Get Even (Sun, 24 Apr 2016 06:24:41 GMT) The San Antonio Spurs know finishing off a playoff series is challenging. Being a win away from sweeping an opponent is even harder. [New York Times] Trail Blazers Get Back Into …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2016.04.23)

[New York Times] Roundup: Celtics Beat Hawks as Isaiah Thomas Scores 42 (Sat, 23 Apr 2016 03:21:43 GMT) Thomas’s point total was a career high as the Celtics closed to two games to one in the best-of-seven series. [New York Times] Pearl Washington, Dazzling Guard Who Put Syracuse on Basketball Map, Dies at 52 (Sat, 23 Apr 2016 01:08:19 GMT) A charismatic point guard who achieved legend status as a Brooklyn schoolboy, he helped lift Syracuse University to national prominence in basketball and went on to play in the N.B.A. [New York Times] Hornets, Blazers Need a Win; Thunder, Raptors …continue reading