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Tuesday, December 12, 2017

2017-18 Game Thread: Knicks vs. Magic

The Knicks have yet another home game as they host the spiraling Orlando Magic. This is a huge game for the Knicks, as they have a stretch of winnable games coming up and they really need to, you know, win them. Let’s go, Knicks!

Knicks Morning News (2017.12.03)

[SNY Knicks] Patrick Ewing “knew if someone didn’t wash their hands” after using the bathroom (Saturday, December 02, 2017 3:05:55 PM) Former Knicks trainer Timmy Walsh shared amusing Patrick Ewing stories. [SNY Knicks] Porzingis misses practice (illness), questionable for Sunday (Saturday, December 02, 2017 11:25:51 AM) Kristaps Porzingis missed practice Saturday (illness) and is questionable for Sunday’s game against the Magic. [NYPost] Kristaps Porzingis can add illness to his ailment list (Saturday, December 02, 2017 9:29:25 PM) Kristaps Porzingis has a second reason he could miss the Knicks’ next game. In addition to still recovering from the sprained right ankle …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2017.12.02)

[NYPost] Knicks’ Jeff Hornacek: G-League can be good for Joakim Noah (Friday, December 01, 2017 10:14:21 PM) Joakim Noah could be line for more minutes — with the Westchester Knicks. Noah, who has played just three minutes with the big league Knicks since returning from his season-opening 12-game suspension, debuted with the team’s G-League affiliate Wednesday, scoring nine points, with five rebounds and four assists in 23 minutes. He may need to… [NYPost] Kristaps Porzingis in limbo with ankle injury (Friday, December 01, 2017 8:54:48 AM) It could have been so much worse. When Kristaps Porzingis’ right foot violently turned …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2017.12.01)

[SNY Knicks] Daily News Live: Kanter, Melo trade chips stepping up (Thursday, November 30, 2017 5:42:41 PM) [SNY Knicks] MRI on Kristaps Porzingis’ ankle reveals no structural damage (Thursday, November 30, 2017 3:05:26 PM) Despite the Knicks — and all of Madison Square Garden — expecting the worst, Kristaps Porzingis’ ankle is only sprained. [SNY Knicks] Michael Beasley continues to spark Knicks as fill-in for Porzingis (Thursday, November 30, 2017 2:30:01 PM) Knicks F Michael Beasley continues to thrive when called upon to fill in for Kristaps Porzingis. [SNY Knicks] Enes Kanter has been driving force behind Knicks’ resurgence (Thursday, …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2017.11.30)

[NY Newsday] Kristaps Porzingis sprains ankle in Knicks’ rout of Heat (Thursday, November 30, 2017 12:04:33 AM) The Madison Square Garden crowd fell silent as Kristaps Porzingis was lying on the floor, and then it gasped and moaned after he had to be helped off the court. [NY Newsday] Never a dull moment for Knicks with Enes Kanter around (Wednesday, November 29, 2017 11:18:37 PM) Enes Kanter was back and basketball was fun again at Madison Square Garden. [NY Newsday] Joakim Noah assigned to Knicks’ G-League team (Wednesday, November 29, 2017 8:09:16 PM) Joakim Noah was inactive again Wednesday night, …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2017.11.29)

[NYPost] Enes Kanter doesn’t let LeBron live down first-career ejection (Tuesday, November 28, 2017 5:01:27 PM) Whenever LeBron James falters, you can bet Enes Kanter is lurking in the shadows. The Knicks center who has been publicly feuding with James all season mocked the Cavaliers superstar on Twitter after he was ejected from a game Tuesday night for the first time in his career. “King of Cleveland,” read Kanter’s post, in… [NYPost] Hornacek hints this Knicks big-man glut cannot last (Tuesday, November 28, 2017 2:43:13 PM) With Enes Kanter set to return from a three-game absence, the questions as to …continue reading