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Sunday, June 24, 2018

Knicks Morning News (2018.06.12)

[NYDN] ‘The Affair’ returns to Showtime and its characters are as screwed up as ever (Tuesday, June 12, 2018 3:00:00 AM) Showtime’s “The Affair” spends its new season delving into whether people can change — or at least stop screwing up their lives. “That’s what season four will be exploring,” says Sarah Treem, who with Hagai Levi created the popular series that returns Sunday at 9 p.m. From the beginning, “The Affair”… [NYDN] Kim Jong Un commits to denuclearization after Trump summit (Tuesday, June 12, 2018 2:45:00 AM) North Korea leader Kim Jong Un committed to “complete denuclearization” in exchange …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.06.11)

[NYPost] Knicks want to see more of ‘best player’ in draft (Sunday, June 10, 2018 4:00:53 PM) Top-level Knicks brass will head to Chicago on Friday to work out Missouri small forward Michael Porter Jr., according to an NBA source. One year ago, the uber-athletic Porter was projected as the No. 1 pick of the 2018 draft, but he played in just three games for the Tigers last season after suffering a… [SNY Knicks] Knicks to host prep school point guard Anfernee Simons (Sunday, June 10, 2018 5:30:00 PM) Rick Pitino has been helping Anfernee Simons with the NBA Draft …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.06.10)

[NYPost] Miles Bridges’ path to the NBA doesn’t look like anyone else’s (Saturday, June 09, 2018 10:12:45 PM) The NBA mock drafts look like they did last spring — overpopulated with teenagers, who dutifully served one season in college. The 10 freshmen — and 18-year-old Frank Ntilikina — selected with last year’s top 11 picks couldn’t wait to enter the league. They couldn’t wait to become millionaires. And Miles Bridges couldn’t wait to… [NYPost] Kentucky forward’s youth won’t make him less intriguing to Knicks (Saturday, June 09, 2018 7:29:14 PM) Freshman Kevin Knox plays the position the Knicks crave — …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.06.09)

[NYTimes] Kyrie Irving Doesn’t Know if the Earth Is Round or Flat. He Does Want to Discuss It. (Saturday, June 09, 2018 1:26:37 AM) In his most extensive comments to date, the Boston Celtics star Kyrie Irving questioned again whether the Earth is round: “You know that for sure? Like, I don’t know.” [NYTimes] N.B.A. Finals: How the Warriors Swept the Cavs for a Third Title in Four Years (Saturday, June 09, 2018 6:39:15 AM) Kevin Durant was named the finals’ M.V.P. again, after the Warriors won their second straight championship over LeBron James and the Cavaliers. [NYTimes] On Pro …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.06.08)

[SNY Knicks] Knicks work out Kerem Kanter, Enes’ younger brother (Thursday, June 07, 2018 8:05:15 PM) Kerem Kanter, brother of Knicks C Enes Kanter, has worked out for the team ahead of the 2018 NBA Draft. Kerem is projected to be a second-round pick if he’s drafted. [SNY Knicks] Ex-Knick says LeBron James will sign with the team this summer (Thursday, June 07, 2018 6:15:55 PM) According to Kenyon Martin, the Knicks will sign both LeBron James and Paul George this summer. [SNY Knicks] Knicks name four assistant coaches under David Fizdale (Thursday, June 07, 2018 1:40:06 PM) Knicks head …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.06.07)

[NYPost] David Fizdale wants to mold Knicks in some old-school ways (Wednesday, June 06, 2018 1:14:02 PM) New Knicks coach David Fizdale was at the Museum of Natural History on Monday night but mostly wanted to talk Knicks history. Fizdale attended the Bill Bradley tribute gala hosted by the Hospital for Special Surgery, and he met several of the Knicks’ 1970s legends who were on hand — Earl Monroe, Willis Reed, Walt… [NYPost] Knicks are getting their first exclusive look at Villanova stud (Wednesday, June 06, 2018 6:43:37 AM) Villanova will be in the house. Mikal Bridges, the Wildcats’ premier …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.06.06)

[SNY Knicks] Knicks to host workout for Villanova’s Mikal Bridges (Tuesday, June 05, 2018 3:45:22 PM) Villanova SF Mikal Bridges will work out for the Knicks in the coming days as the team continues looking at players it might take at No. 9 in the NBA Draft. [SNY Knicks] Knicks target Trae Young excited at thought of playing in New York (Tuesday, June 05, 2018 11:05:22 AM) Oklahoma PG Trae Young, considered by some the second coming of Stephen Curry, had his private workout with the Knicks Tuesday. [NYDN] 3-year-old Indiana girl dies in hot car after trip to church …continue reading