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Friday, April 26, 2019

Knicks Morning News (2019.04.13)

[NYDN] Knicks season over, David Fizdale says it’s ‘all hands on deck’ for free agents and draft picks (Friday, April 12, 2019 5:20:09 PM) Chances are Kevin Durant will have already made up his mind when he sits down with the Knicks. Same with Kyrie Irving and the rest of the highest-class of free agents. But meetings will occur, nonetheless, and David Fizdale – the excellent pitchman – will be a part of New York’s contingent. The… [TheRinger] Knicks season over, David Fizdale says it’s ‘all hands on deck’ for free agents and draft picks (Friday, April 12, 2019 5:20:09 …continue reading

NBA Playoffs Western Conference First Round Prediction Thread!

I thought this might be a fun thing to do… Warriors vs. Clippers Nuggets vs. Spurs Blazers vs. Thunder Rockets vs Jazz Since the polls don’t track who voted for what, feel free to make a comment, as well, to take credit for your predictions. The site seems to have problems with too much script, so I split the conferences up.

Knicks Morning News (2019.04.12)

[Sports Illustrated] Watch: Derrick Rose Fights Back Tears Learning About 2016 Trade Sending Him From Bulls to Knicks (Thursday, April 11, 2019 9:22:01 PM) The moment Derrick Rose learns he’s being traded from his hometown team will break your heart. [YahooSports] New video shows Derrick Rose’s tear-filled reaction to the Bulls trading him to the Knicks (Friday, April 12, 2019 1:31:58 AM) Watch Derrick Rose learn the Bulls traded him With the release of its new documentary “Pooh: The Derrick Rose Story” on Thursday, Stadium revealed that it happened to have cameras on Rose the moment that he learned the …continue reading

Detroit Pistons 115 – New York Knicks 89 – Game (?) Recap

Minutes before this game was on, Al Trautwig was at center court telling the viewers that coach Fizdale told his guys to treat the last seven games of the season as a playoff series, and that since we were 3-3 in the last six the game against Detroit would have counted as a game seven. Now, aside from the total retconning bullshit of that claim (yeah, sure. The last seven. What if we went 5-1 during that stretch? Or 0-6? It’s things like this that trigger my inner con artist alarm, but whatever), I think now we know what would …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2019.04.11)

[FOXsports] Pistons top Knicks 115-89, clinch final playoff spot in East (Wednesday, April 10, 2019 11:26:21 PM) NBA Capsules [FOXsports] Pistons earn final playoff spot in East with win over Knicks (Wednesday, April 10, 2019 10:43:33 PM) Pistons earn final playoff spot in East with win over Knicks [SNY Knicks] Knicks fall to Pistons, 115-89, in their final game of the 2018-19 season (Wednesday, April 10, 2019 11:12:53 PM) The Knicks dropped their final game of the season to the Pistons, 115-89, on Wednesday night. [SNY Knicks] Knicks finish up season at MSG vs. Pistons, 8 p.m. (Wednesday, April 10, …continue reading

2018-19 Game Thread: Knicks vs Pistons – A Meaningful Game Where We Can Root For a Win!

As ptmilo nicely pointed out, this final game of the Knicks’ 2018-19 season is a meaningful game because the Pistons can still be eliminated if they lose and the Charlotte Hornets beat the Orlando Magic (which will be tough, since the Magic have seeding reasons to win tonight, as well). So we can actually watch a meaningful game where we can root for the Knicks to win! It’s a final treat for the season! Let’s go, MitchRob! This is your last game where you’re the best player on the team, so enjoy it!