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Friday, February 22, 2019

Game Thread: Philadelphia 76ers at New York Knicks

Game Thread: Philadelphia 76ers at New York Knicks Start Time: 02/13/2019 19:30:00 Knicks lug 17-game skid into meeting with 76ers On Monday night, the New York Knicks broke the franchise record for longest single-season losing streak. [Read more] Pre Game Links: [cbssports.com] Knicks lug 17-game skid into meeting with 76ers [bleacherreport.com] Knicks Trade Rumors: Teams Interested in Wesley Matthews; 76ers Speculated [washingtonpost.com] Hayward scores 26, Celtics beat 76ers again 112-109 [stlamerican.com] Knicks, 76ers make major moves; Lakers still in limbo

All Hail Mitchell Lobinson!

In the interest of getting a fresh thread up and of sparking a little discussion, here is some Mitchell Robinson reportage today from the NY Post. https://nypost.com/2019/02/12/where-mitchell-robinsons-fast-growing-game-can-go-next/ Some interesting things to parse, including his trainer’s comments and Fizdale’s at the end. Personally, I haven’t noticed all that much of a change in his play and conditioning. He was great in summer league and to start the season and he is still great. However, his fouls have dropped substantially and it’s interesting that Kerry Kittles might have made an impact. And if we are talking rookies, I liked this video piece …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2019.02.13)

[Hoops Rumors] New York Notes: Nets, Knicks, Robinson (Tuesday, February 12, 2019 3:59:15 PM) The Nets had a quiet trade deadline last week, making just one small move when they acquired a second-round pick by taking on Greg Monroe‘s contract and sending a little cash to Toronto. While Brooklyn is having its best season in years and is in position to make the playoffs, general manager Sean Marks isn’t […] [NYPost] Journeyman ‘pretty shocked’ David Fizdale trusted him down stretch (Tuesday, February 12, 2019 7:22:32 PM) John Jenkins played for three NBA teams from 2012-17, logging 148 games. It wasn’t …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2019.02.12)

[NYDN] Knicks lose franchise-worst 17th straight game, which is really just a win (Monday, February 11, 2019 6:35:00 PM) The Knicks have gone from just plain bad to historically awful. And it’s barely even bothering their fans. The players, however, are not taking it lightly. They lost a franchise-worst 17th straight game on Monday night with a 107-104 defeat to the Cavaliers, one of the only teams in the league… [NYDN] Mario Hezonja gives Knicks fans something to watch for a brief moment (Monday, February 11, 2019 5:20:00 PM) There haven’t been many highlights for the Knicks this season, but …continue reading

Post Game: Cavaliers beat Knicks, 107-104

Potential Links [cleveland.com] Cavaliers 107, Knicks 104: Relive the Cavs’ 3-point home win vs. New York [stltoday.com] James, Love lead Cavaliers to 111-104 win over Knicks [sportsnet.ca] LeBron becomes youngest to reach 28K points as Cavaliers beat Knicks [nba.nbcsports.com] LeBron James, Kevin Love lead Cavaliers to 111-104 win over Knicks Full BoxScore: http://www.nba.com/games/20190211/NYKCLE#/boxscore Score by Period: Team 1 2 3 4 TOTAL Knicks 22 26 31 25 104 Cavaliers 30 33 26 18 107 Four Factors TEAM eFG TOR ORB FTR NYK 0.495 0.091 0.205 0.142 CLE 0.474 0.149 0.321 0.179 Simple Box Score Name min pts fga 3pm ftm …continue reading

Game Thread: New York Knicks at Cleveland Cavaliers

Game Thread: New York Knicks at Cleveland Cavaliers Start Time: 02/11/2019 19:00:00 Someone has to win when Cavaliers host Knicks The good news is that someone will have to win Monday night, when the New York Knicks and Cleveland Cavaliers play each other. The bad news is … someone will have to win. [Read more] Pre Game Links: [cbssports.com] Knicks vs. Cavaliers odds, line: NBA picks, top predictions, best bets from model on 35-19 roll [sports.yahoo.com] Knicks delete Durant photo from ticket pitch on website [nypost.com] Knicks are one loss away from making worst possible history [cbssports.com] Knicks vs. Cavaliers …continue reading