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Monday, April 23, 2018

Knicks Morning News (2018.04.04)

[SNY Knicks] Magic handily defeat Knicks at MSG, 97-73 (Tuesday, April 03, 2018 10:14:40 PM) NEW YORK (AP) Mario Hezonja scored 19 points, Jamel Artis added 16 off the bench, and the Orlando Magic beat the New York Knicks 97-73 on Tuesday night. [SNY Knicks] Beasley, Kanter out Tuesday night; Lee, Ntilikina to return (Tuesday, April 03, 2018 5:39:17 PM) The Knicks will be without Michael Beasley and Enes Kanter for Tuesday night’s game against the Magic, reports Ian Begley of ESPN. [SNY Knicks] Knicks should subtract Lee and Mudiay, clear room for Burke (Tuesday, April 03, 2018 2:45:48 PM) …continue reading

2017-18 Game Thread: Knicks vs. Magic

Remember when they won a couple of games and it seemed like they were locked in to the #9 spot in the draft and people said, “You can’t get mad about the wins now, since they’re locked in to the #9 seed so it doesn’t matter”? Well, as it turned out, it still did matter, as the Knicks enter tonight just one game ahead of Chicago and just two ahead of the Nets. They still have a chance in this thing! Orlando, however, is going to be difficult to lose to, especially at home. I predict 25 points for THJ …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.04.03)

[NYDN] Knicks greats reflect on the impact of Dr. Martin Luther King (Monday, April 02, 2018 4:10:24 PM) Willis Reed was driving down the Van Wyck Expressway on April 4, 1968 when he heard that Dr. Martin Luther King was assassinated. [NYDN] Knicks’ Troy Williams out for season with fractured jaw (Monday, April 02, 2018 7:48:43 AM) Troy Williams’ trial this season is over. [SNY Knicks] Lance Thomas is tired of losing with Knicks (Monday, April 02, 2018 4:25:25 PM) Nobody hates losing more than Lance Thomas, and he has been doing it for awhile now. [SNY Knicks] Troy Williams …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.04.02)

[NYDN] As Knicks continue losing ways, no end in sight (Sunday, April 01, 2018 3:35:57 PM) The losing is now historic. [NY Newsday] Lance Thomas tormented by Knicks’ dismal last four years (Monday, April 02, 2018 1:31:12 AM) Lance Thomas doesn’t just play for the Knicks. He loves them. [NYPost] Trey Burke wants to bring back culture of winning to Knicks (Sunday, April 01, 2018 8:44:19 PM) Trey Burke talks now as if he will be the Knicks’ starting point guard next season. Certainly he’s solidified his status as starter for the rest of this lost season with five games …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.04.01)

[SNY Knicks] Beasley scores game-high 32 points, but Knicks fall to Pistons 115-109 (Saturday, March 31, 2018 8:25:02 PM) NEW YORK (AP) Blake Griffin sat with his injured ankle wrapped on one side of the locker room while Reggie Jackson dressed on the other. [SNY Knicks] Tonight’s game: Knicks vs. Pistons, 5 p.m. (Saturday, March 31, 2018 1:20:55 PM) The Knicks host the Pistons on Saturday at 5 p.m. [SNY Knicks] Hornacek: Management has no input on who gets minutes (Saturday, March 31, 2018 11:00:17 AM) Jeff Hornacek insists there has been no pressure from the front office to give …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.03.31)

[ESPN] Jeff Hornacek: Triangle offense ‘probably’ was a turnoff for free agents last summer (Friday, March 30, 2018 5:20:12 PM) The Knicks coach acknowledged on Friday what seemed obvious last summer: Last year’s free agents were likely wary of the team because of the triangle. [NYDN] For Knicks, the future is always brighter than the present (Friday, March 30, 2018 9:40:46 PM) The Knicks sit on the precipice of unfortunate history. [NY Newsday] Jeff Hornacek: Triangle didn’t square with attracting talent to Knicks (Friday, March 30, 2018 8:02:00 PM) GREENBURGH, N.Y. — The Knicks should have an easier time attracting …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2018.03.30)

[NYPost] Tim Hardaway Jr. appreciates Jeff Hornacek let him call a play (Thursday, March 29, 2018 9:12:25 PM) Tim Hardaway Jr. says his chance to draw up a play with a clipboard in the fourth quarter of a one-point game at Charlotte on Monday was genuine boost to his relationship with Jeff Hornacek. Nobody knows exactly what transpired to prompt Hornacek to spontaneously hand over the clipboard to the Knicks swingman, but Hardaway… [NYPost] Emmanuel Mudiay’s demotion is just what he needed (Thursday, March 29, 2018 11:13:09 AM) Leave it to Walt Frazier to paint it most properly in Philadelphia. …continue reading