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Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Knicks Morning News (2016.10.14)

[NYPost] Jeff Hornacek’s split personality suits Knicks players perfectly (Thursday, October 13, 2016 4:03:29 PM) One moment, Jeff Hornacek takes on the persona of his former coach with the Jazz, taskmaster Jerry Sloan. The next moment, he is back to being good ol’ easy-going Hornacek. It is this balanced demeanor — and off-the-court rapport with veterans from whom he seeks input — that has Hornacek looking in command of his… [NYPost] Accuser’s friend: Derrick Rose pal demanded I ‘take off clothes’ (Thursday, October 13, 2016 12:24:37 PM) The black belt massage therapist pal of the woman accusing New York Knicks …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2016.10.13)

[NYDN] Knicks coach to ‘stall’ installation of offense ’til Rose returns (Wednesday, October 12, 2016 8:47:54 PM) For the last week and for an indefinite period moving forward, the Knicks have tried to teach an offense without their point guard. [NYDN] Carmelo Anthony upset over Slam Magazine ranking (Wednesday, October 12, 2016 3:36:23 PM) Carmelo Anthony’s elite superstar standing has taken a little bit of a hit in the last few years [NYDN] LAPD cop on Derrick Rose rape case found shot to death (Wednesday, October 12, 2016 1:22:57 PM) The Los Angeles detective investigating rape allegations against Rose has …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2016.10.12)

[NYPost] Brandon Jennings has eyed this Knicks fans love for a long time (Tuesday, October 11, 2016 6:14:21 PM) As Brandon Jennings sees it, the Garden chant should have started many years ago. “I feel like myself again,’’ Jennings said late Monday night, an hour after the entire arena chanted his name during the third quarter of the Knicks’ preseason victory over Washington. “I should’ve been here when I first got drafted, but that’s… [NYPost] McHale, Reggie agree: The less triangle, the further Knicks can go (Tuesday, October 11, 2016 11:35:59 AM) Kevin McHale, the former Rockets coach and Timberwolves …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2016.10.11)

[NYTimes] Sparks 78, Lynx 76 | Finals Los Angeles leads series, 1-0: Sparks’ Alana Beard Hits Buzzer-Beater to Defeat Lynx in Game 1 (Monday, October 10, 2016 7:31:48 PM) With two M.V.P. teammates drawing attention, Beard buried a baseline jumper to give Los Angeles the first game of the W.N.B.A. finals over the Minnesota Lynx. [SNY Knicks] Thomas sinks winning free throws in final second as Knicks top Wizards (Monday, October 10, 2016 10:18:38 PM) Lance Thomas hit two free throws with 0.2 seconds remaining to break a tie and give the New York Knicks a 90-88 win over the …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2016.10.10)

[SNY Knicks] Jennings and Randle play roles to perfection in win (Sunday, October 09, 2016 10:50:02 AM) On Saturday, the Knicks received all of the energy they needed from the point guard position and then some, despite Derrick Rose’s absence. [NYPost] There are reasons to doubt the story of Derrick Rose’s accuser (Sunday, October 09, 2016 11:48:19 PM) This trial boils down to one issue: whether the accuser consented to intercourse with Derrick Rose and his friends. Because there is a complete absence of any physical evidence, such as a rape kit or corroborating medical report — a fact that …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2016.10.09)

[NYDN] Jeremy Lin responds to Carmelo Anthony’s ‘franchise’ comment (Saturday, October 08, 2016 10:10:17 PM) Believe it or not, Jeremy Lin will not be playing on Saturday night against Carmelo Anthony and the Knicks. [NYDN] Kristaps Porzingis: Adidas deal not finalized; Nike can match (Saturday, October 08, 2016 9:16:34 PM) Kristaps Porzingis has proven to be a marketable phenomenon in the biggest market. [NYDN] Derrick Rose skips preseason game to remain in L.A. for trial (Saturday, October 08, 2016 6:54:54 PM) Phil Jackson’s summer reconstruction was based around two players – the starting point guard and center. [NYDN] Knicks may …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2016.10.08)

[NYDN] Derrick Rose’s lawyers want mistrial over racy text in rape suit (Friday, October 07, 2016 5:17:32 PM) Attorney Mark Baute cried foul, complaining that the accuser failed to turn over a profane text from the morning of the alleged attack. [NYDN] Knicks’ Carmelo Anthony gives Jeremy Lin backhand compliment (Friday, October 07, 2016 3:16:19 PM) It was a little over five years ago when the Knicks decided that $25 million was too much to pay for Jeremy Lin [SNY Knicks] Lawyers for Rose seek mistrial (Friday, October 07, 2016 8:46:32 PM) A lawyer for Derrick Rose asked a judge …continue reading