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Monday, June 24, 2019

Knicks Morning News (2019.06.11)

[Hoops Rumors] Lakers, Knicks Top Anthony Davis’ Wish List (Monday, June 10, 2019 6:24:38 PM) Anthony Davis is focused on joining either the Lakers or Knicks as his long-term destination, Shams Charania of The Athletic reports. Davis, who can become a free agent next summer, has not formally told Pelicans executive VP of basketball operations David Griffin that he has narrowed his list. Davis submitted a four-team list to the Pelicans […] [Hoops Rumors] Eastern Draft Notes: Hawks, Barrett, Knicks, Pistons (Monday, June 10, 2019 4:53:38 PM) With six of the top 44 picks in the 2019 NBA draft, the Hawks …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2019.06.10)

[Hoops Rumors] Atlantic Notes: Udoka, Knicks, Celtics (Sunday, June 09, 2019 5:00:44 PM) As we relayed earlier this week, new Sixers coach Ime Udoka is replacing Monty Williams as lead assistant coach under head man Brett Brown. Unlike Williams, however, Idoka will also be tasked with being the team’s new defensive coordinator next season, writes Rich Hofmann of The Athletic. Udoka has interviewed unsuccessfully for some head coaching positions over the last couple offseasons […] [Hoops Rumors] Knicks Notes: Barrett, Walker, Durant, Robinson (Sunday, June 09, 2019 12:36:59 PM) Kevin Knox, the Knicks‘ first-round pick last season, is lobbying for R.J. Barrett to get that designation …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2019.06.09)

[NYPost] Kevin Knox sees RJ Barrett as his perfect Knicks complement (Saturday, June 08, 2019 5:52:09 PM) OAKLAND, Calif. — Knicks forward Kevin Knox didn’t get to see his idol Kevin Durant, but he got a taste of what the NBA Finals is about. Knox, the Knicks’ 2018 lottery pick, attended Friday’s Game 4 at frenzied Oracle Arena. In a red hoodie, Knox sat in the 100-level section with fellow rookie Allonzo… [SNY Knicks] Knicks’ free agency plans if Kyrie Irving joins Nets, and execs weigh in on if Kemba Walker would come to NY (Saturday, June 08, 2019 9:42:27 …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2019.06.08)

[Hoops Rumors] Atlantic Division Workouts: Sixers, Knicks, Nets (Friday, June 07, 2019 10:57:37 PM) The Sixers will bring some potential late-first round prospects on Saturday, Keith Pompey of the Philadelphia Inquirer reports. Tennessee power forward Grant Williams, ranked No. 30 overall by ESPN’s Jonathan Givony, and Villanova power forward Eric Paschall (No. 31) will visit, as well as Oregon forward Louis King (No. 51).  Theyâ??ll be joined by Justin […] [NYPost] Inside Chase Center: The Warriors’ $1.4 billion pitch to keep Kevin Durant (Friday, June 07, 2019 12:56:11 PM) SAN FRANCISCO — On Wednesday, with all the hullabaloo swirling over …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2019.06.07)

[Hoops Rumors] Knicks Interested In Kawhi Leonard (Thursday, June 06, 2019 7:07:18 PM) As the possibility of Kevin Durant making his way to the crosstown rival Nets in free agency just became a little bit more realistic with this afternoon’s trade between Brooklyn and Atlanta, Steve Popper of Newsday writes that Kawhi Leonard is another player the Knicks are highly motivated to sit down with when free agency starts on […] [HoopsHype Rumors] Knicks want meeting with Kawhi Leonard (Friday, June 07, 2019 5:07:59 AM) System.Xml.XmlElement [NYPost] Some Knicks are actually going to the NBA Finals (Thursday, June 06, 2019 9:30:21 PM) …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2019.06.06)

[Sports Illustrated] NBA Rumors: Anthony Davis Names Lakers, Knicks, Clippers as Top Trade Destinations (Wednesday, June 05, 2019 12:12:49 PM) Find out the latest news and rumors around the NBA. [SNY Knicks] After Knicks workout, NBA Draft prospect Jarrett Culver says he’s ‘elite’ defensively (Wednesday, June 05, 2019 5:55:44 PM) Texas Tech’s Jarrett Culver, who worked out for the Knicks on Wednesday, says his “elite” defensive ability separates him from some other prospects in this year’s NBA Draft. [SNY Knicks] SEE IT: Is Knicks free agent target Kyrie Irving hinting he wants to come home? (Wednesday, June 05, 2019 4:48:48 …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2019.06.05)

[YahooSports] Charles Barkley says Kevin Durant doesn’t have ‘mental makeup’ to play for Knicks (Wednesday, June 05, 2019 12:46:47 AM) We still have at least three games left in the NBA Finals and haven’t seen Kevin Durant play since May 8, but that doesn’t mean the Golden State Warriors superstar’s free agency this summer carries any less intrigue. The New York Knicks are widely thought to be a favorite to land Durant (and maybe another star on a max contract), but one of the NBA’s loudest analysts doesn’t think it would be a good fit. Some of the thinnest skin …continue reading