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Friday, July 28, 2017

Knicks Morning News (2017.07.14)

[ESPN] Sources: Knicks put Melo trade talks on hold (Thursday, July 13, 2017 9:30:50 PM) Sources: Knicks put Melo trade talks on hold [ESPN] Sources: Rose, Bucks to set up 2nd meeting (Thursday, July 13, 2017 9:14:22 PM) Sources: Rose, Bucks to set up 2nd meeting [ESPN] Sources: Knicks to install Kings’ Perry as GM (Thursday, July 13, 2017 4:18:40 PM) Sources: Knicks to install Kings’ Perry as GM [NYPost] Carmelo Anthony trade talk pause rare good move by Knicks (Thursday, July 13, 2017 10:45:57 PM) Interesting day for the Knicks, Thursday. First, they went and hired themselves an actual …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2017.07.13)

[NYDN] Knicks-Rockets deal to send Carmelo to Houston ‘at 2-yard line’ (Wednesday, July 12, 2017 9:18:54 PM) It might take four teams, but the Knicks and Rockets are reportedly still motivated to get a Carmelo Anthony deal done. [NYDN] Peyton Manning, ESPYs host, opens up show by ripping Knicks (Wednesday, July 12, 2017 4:47:38 PM) The Knicks were the talk of the opening monologue at the ESPYs. [NYDN] Knicks smart to refuse Ryan Anderson in potential Carmelo deal (Wednesday, July 12, 2017 1:24:01 PM) Until further notice Ryan Anderson will be known as “the Melo stopper.” [NYPost] Peyton Manning absolutely …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2017.07.12)

[SNY Knicks] Knicks invite Xavier Rathan-Mayes to training camp (Tuesday, July 11, 2017 9:54:44 PM) The Knicks have invited former Florida State guard Xavier Rathan-Mayes to training camp, according to the Florida State Seminoles website. [SNY Knicks] Nene uses Instagram post to tease Carmelo Anthony to Rockets (Tuesday, July 11, 2017 12:00:29 PM) Rockets C Nene added more fuel to Knicks F Carmelo Anthony possibly joining him in Houston after posting an intriguing Instagram picture. [SNY Knicks] New York Sports Today: Knicks plan to move forward with Steve Mills as president (Tuesday, July 11, 2017 9:36:20 AM) [SNY Knicks] Knicks …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2017.07.11)

[NYPost] The Knicks already have their next Phil Jackson (Monday, July 10, 2017 5:43:14 PM) As the David Griffin flirtation demonstrated, the Knicks already have their successor to former president Phil Jackson. According to sources debriefed on their front-office search, owner James Dolan is moving forward with a plan that has Steve Mills remaining as the permanent president. No negotiations have taken place yet between the Knicks and Mills. However,… [NYPost] The Knicks timing is what shocked Tim Hardaway Jr. most (Monday, July 10, 2017 4:09:16 PM) When Phil Jackson got sacked days before the start of free agency, it …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2017.07.10)

[ESPN] Source: Griffin pulls out of Knicks’ GM search (Sunday, July 09, 2017 4:08:13 PM) Source: Griffin pulls out of Knicks’ GM search [SNY Knicks] Former Cavs GM Griffin withdraws name from Knicks’ consideration (Sunday, July 09, 2017 5:26:39 PM) Former Cleveland Cavaliers GM David Griffin reportedly took his name out of the New York Knicks’ front-office search. [NYPost] Firing Phil Jackson only enabled another henchman to ruin Knicks (Sunday, July 09, 2017 3:52:23 PM) It is perpetual midnight around the Knicks, a darkness that knows no bounds and respects no borders. It is a cruel truth for a city …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2017.07.09)

[NYTimes] It’s Official: Tim Hardaway Jr. Is Back With the Knicks (Sunday, July 09, 2017 3:05:26 AM) Hardaway, who was selected by the Knicks in the 2013 draft and most recently played for the Atlanta Hawks, was traded away by Phil Jackson in 2015. [NYTimes] James Harden Gets Record-Setting Contract Extension From Houston Rockets (Saturday, July 08, 2017 11:26:07 PM) Harden is to receive a four-year extension worth about $160 million, giving him an overall deal of six years for a guaranteed $228 million. [SNY Knicks] Report: Rockets pursuing Anthony after locking down Harden (Saturday, July 08, 2017 6:36:28 PM) …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2017.07.08)

[NYPost] Tim Hardaway Jr.? Shame on us for expecting real Knicks’ rebuild (Saturday, July 08, 2017 12:27:13 AM) Here’s the thing: The Knicks actually had built for themselves a safe place that is rare in professional sports, rarer still in the NBA, and all but impossible to achieve when you are talking about basketball fans in New York City. They finally had been freed from the basketball tyrannies of Phil Jackson, paroled from… [NYPost] Tim Hardaway Jr. move proves Steve Mills isn’t Phil Jackson (Friday, July 07, 2017 9:08:45 PM) Ousted Knicks president Phil Jackson wouldn’t have done this Tim …continue reading