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Wednesday, May 4, 2016

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

Knicks Morning News (2016.04.22)

[ESPN.com – New York Knicks] Friday's Knicks Links: Melo skips Jackson's 'triangle' workshop (Fri, 22 Apr 2016 04:42:18 EST) Friday's Knicks Links: Melo skips Jackson's 'triangle' workshop [New York Post] Carmelo curiously skipped Phil Jackson’s triangle meeting (Fri, 22 Apr 2016 00:54:15 -0400) Before the season finale and on Trash-Bag Day, Carmelo Anthony admitted he was tired of saying the word "triangle.'' Apparently he's also tired of listening to the word triangle. According to a basketball source, Anthony was not one of the 10 Knicks who were part of Phil Jackson's triangle workshop held Tuesday and Wednesday in… [New York …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2016.04.20)

[ESPN.com – New York Knicks] Wednesday's Knicks Links: Phil Jackson's triangle seminar (Wed, 20 Apr 2016 05:06:03 EST) Wednesday's Knicks Links: Phil Jackson's triangle seminar [New York Times] Stephen Curry’s Ankle Finally Gives Warriors Cause to Worry (Wed, 20 Apr 2016 01:07:32 GMT) Golden State’s 2-0 lead over Houston belies the fragility of its championship chances when the health of Stephen Curry, the reigning M.V.P., is in question. [New York Times] Roundup: A 7-Point First Quarter Dooms the Celtics (Wed, 20 Apr 2016 03:26:13 GMT) The Celtics’ troubles were not unexpected as they had to play without Avery Bradley, their …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2016.04.19)

[ESPN.com – New York Knicks] Tuesday's Knicks Links: Jackson, Walton deny head coach job was discussed (Tue, 19 Apr 2016 04:49:08 EST) Tuesday's Knicks Links: Jackson, Walton deny head coach job was discussed [New York Times] Warriors 115, Rockets 106: Warriors Get By Without Stephen Curry, but His Injury Looms Large (Tue, 19 Apr 2016 06:03:44 GMT) Golden State’s 2-0 lead over Houston belies the fragility of its championship chances when the health of Curry, the reigning M.V.P., is in question. [New York Times] N.B.A. Roundup: Mavericks Survive at Buzzer and Tie Series With Thunder (Tue, 19 Apr 2016 03:41:22 …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2016.04.18)

[ESPN.com – New York Knicks] Monday's Knicks Links: Walton declines Jackson's offer (Mon, 18 Apr 2016 05:12:26 EST) Monday's Knicks Links: Walton declines Jackson's offer [New York Times] N.B.A. Roundup: Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love Make Fulfilling Playoff Returns (Mon, 18 Apr 2016 03:42:10 GMT) Both players had been knocked out of the playoffs with injuries last year. [New York Times] Clippers Rout Blazers 115-95 With 3 Double-Doubles in Game 1 (Mon, 18 Apr 2016 06:48:46 GMT) Blake Griffin is back to his old ferocious self just in time for the playoffs. [New York Times] Blowouts Were Everywhere on Sunday …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2016.04.17)

[New York Times] Warriors 104, Rockets 78 | Warriors lead series, 1-0: Stephen Curry Leaves With Mild Injury, but the Warriors Fare Well Without Him (Sun, 17 Apr 2016 00:31:33 GMT) Curry rolled his ankle while trying to change directions but finished with a game-high 24 points. [New York Times] Westbrook, Durant Lead Thunder Past Mavericks in Game 1 (Sun, 17 Apr 2016 06:03:43 GMT) The Thunder scored the first nine points Saturday night against Dallas Mavericks. [New York Times] Opening Burst of Thunder Too Much for Mavs (Sun, 17 Apr 2016 04:48:28 GMT) Russell Westbrook scored 24 points to …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2016.04.16)

[New York Post] It won’t be busy Warriors keeping Luke Walton from Phil Jackson (Sat, 16 Apr 2016 00:19:41 -0400) If Knicks president Phil Jackson wanted to talk to Warriors stud assistant Luke Walton during their expected long playoff run, Golden State would not stand in the way, according to an NBA source. Golden State's position is that an assistant can interview for a head-coaching position "as long as it does not interfere with the… [New York Times] After Devouring League, Warriors Remain Hungry (Sat, 16 Apr 2016 00:03:07 GMT) The Golden State Warriors broke a cherished record and have …continue reading