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Saturday, December 15, 2018

Knicks Morning News (2018.12.08)

[NYDN] Failed Knicks coach Derek Fisher looking for fresh start with L.A. Sparks (Friday, December 07, 2018 3:30:00 PM) It was a “short but sweet” search to find the new coach of the Los Angeles Sparks. Turns out he has been sitting in the courtside seats for years. Derek Fisher was introduced Friday as coach of the team that he watched play at Staples Center while helping the Lakers win five NBA championships as… [NYDN] Knicks’ Mario Hezonja opens up about his offensive struggles and importance of remaining a starter (Friday, December 07, 2018 7:10:00 AM) BOSTON – For the …continue reading

New York Knicks 100 – Boston Celtics 128 – Game Recap

Today I woke up and followed my normal routine of recap weekdays: set the alarm at 7am local time (1am ET), grab the iPad, spend the next 90 minutes give or take watching the Knicks while forming ideas for the recap according to whatever events unfold, eat something, drink espresso, get ready to leave my house for the day. Usually, next thing I do is driving my car to work. Today it was different, because I had to get a patch of skin on my right pinky toe surgically removed following another surgical procedure I did two weeks ago to …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.12.07)

[NYDN] Celtics get their revenge, crushing lackluster Knicks on national TV (Thursday, December 06, 2018 8:15:00 PM) BOSTON – The Celtics wanted revenge and punished their inferior opponent. Just about two weeks after the Knicks pulled off an upset in Beantown, the Celtics returned the favor Thursday with a wire-to-wire 128-100 blowout victory that had Kyrie Irving giddy. “We should have fun kicking people’s… [NYDN] Here’s what Knicks coach David Fizdale’s pitch to 2019 free agents could sound like (Thursday, December 06, 2018 9:40:00 AM) BOSTON – Despite the continued losing and ugly record, Knicks coach David Fizdale says New …continue reading

Post Game: Celtics beat Knicks, 128-100

Full BoxScore: Score by Period: Team 1 2 3 4 TOTAL Knicks 30 28 26 16 100 Celtics 38 31 30 29 128 Four Factors TEAM eFG TOR ORB FTR NYK 0.462 0.139 0.265 0.176 BOS 0.604 0.082 0.176 0.185 Simple Box Score Name min pts fga 3pm ftm or Reb ast stl to blk pf +/- Hezonja, Mario 18:27 3 4 0 1 0 3 2 0 2 0 2 -7 Vonleh, Noah 34:17 12 5 1 3 2 10 3 2 1 0 0 -13 Kanter, Enes 23:45 14 12 0 0 5 11 1 0 1 …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.12.06)

[NYDN] Why Tim Hardaway Jr. is unfazed by dad becoming viral Knicks meme (Thursday, December 06, 2018 3:00:00 AM) A peek into Tim Hardaway Jr.’s demanding upbringing went viral recently, when his father, the former All-Star point guard, was inside Detroit’s arena watching the Knicks game. Hardaway Jr. had just hit a buzzer-beater at the end of the half against the Pistons, an impressive dribbling move and… [NYDN] Ex-Knicks scapegoat Derek Fisher gets another shot at coaching (Wednesday, December 05, 2018 6:30:00 PM) Let’s hope Derek Fisher learned a lesson from his time with the Knicks. The former Knicks player …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.12.05)

[Hoops Rumors] Knicks Considering John Wall Trade? (Tuesday, December 04, 2018 7:41:57 PM) The Knicks‘ long-term answer at the point guard position may not be in the roster and some within the league believe the team is gearing up to make the Wizards an offer for John Wall, Marc Berman of the New York Post reports. Berman writes that the Knicks are “stocking up” their young talent and […] [NYDN] Knicks guard Trey Burke talks to the News about his approach to free agency (Tuesday, December 04, 2018 9:50:00 AM) Trey Burke has been through an NBA catalogue already, from …continue reading