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Monday, December 5, 2016

Knicks Morning News (2016.11.21)

[ESPN] Monday’s Knicks News: Anthony plays big in win over Hawks (Monday, November 21, 2016 6:02:27 AM) Monday’s Knicks News: Anthony plays big in win over Hawks [ESPN] Marshall Plumlee’s NBA debut includes sprint through New York (Monday, November 21, 2016 12:05:57 AM) Marshall Plumlee’s NBA debut includes sprint through New York [ESPN] Knicks cite ‘productive’ team meeting after beating Hawks (Sunday, November 20, 2016 6:50:12 PM) Knicks cite ‘productive’ team meeting after beating Hawks [ESPN] Rockets players support LeBron James’ stance on Phil Jackson’s ‘posse’ comments (Sunday, November 20, 2016 2:54:20 PM) Rockets players support LeBron James’ stance on …continue reading

2016-17 Game Thread: Knicks vs. Hawks

The Knicks host the Hawks in another one of those weird noon games that nobody likes playing. Hopefully the Hawks went out partying in New York City last night (although after what happened to Thabo Sefolosha last year, perhaps they would be a bit wary of partying in New York City) and that the early game time will slow them down. The Hawks lost their last game after Dwight Howard was ejected for a flagrant foul late in the fourth quarter against Charlotte. Charlotte then scored nine unanswered points and ended up winning the game despite being down ten points …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2016.11.20)

[NY Newsday] () [ESPN] Joakim Noah assesses his play: ‘It’s been really up and down’ (Saturday, November 19, 2016 9:31:13 PM) Joakim Noah assesses his play: ‘It’s been really up and down’ [ESPN] Kristaps Porzingis swats to support local hoops program (Saturday, November 19, 2016 7:30:22 PM) Kristaps Porzingis swats to support local hoops program [NYDN] Knicks still have plenty of work to do on defense (Saturday, November 19, 2016 2:42:10 PM) The Knicks must soon find answers for their defensive woes, or their underwhelming start will mushroom into yet another disappointing season [SNY Knicks] GEICO SportsNite: Porzingis announces partnership …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2016.11.19)

[NYPost] Phil Jackson pal rips LeBron for ‘posse’ gripe: ‘Such bulls- -t (Friday, November 18, 2016 9:02:29 PM) Charley Rosen, Phil Jackson’s longtime confidant, is in an uproar over LeBron James’ statment he has lost respect for the Zen Master. Rosen said Jackson deserves the benefit of the doubt and is shocked James became so enraged about him using “posse’’ to describe the Cavaliers star’s management team. Rosen said political correctness has gone… [NYPost] Derrick Rose won’t be bullied into selling his Trump property (Friday, November 18, 2016 11:18:28 AM) While some NBA teams will boycott staying at Trump hotels …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2016.11.18)

[NYTimes] This Phoenix Suns Reserve Calls the City’s Police Chief ‘Mom’ (Thursday, November 17, 2016 9:45:05 PM) Alan Williams, a reserve center, is in his second season with the Phoenix Suns. His mother, Jeri Williams, is in her first month as the leader of the city’s police force. [SNY Knicks] Rose’s accuser appeals defeat in rape lawsuit (Thursday, November 17, 2016 10:21:01 PM) The ex-girlfriend who lost her lawsuit accusing NBA star Derrick Rose and two friends of raping her appealed the verdict Thursday on the grounds that damning testimony should have been excluded and other evidence should have been …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2016.11.17)

[NYDN] The Knicks are slowly but surely evolving into Porzingis’ team (Wednesday, November 16, 2016 8:47:47 PM) There no stopping Kristaps Porzingis. The fans, chanting “M-V-P” in the fourth quarter, can sense it as well. [NYDN] Stan Van Gundy says Pistons never stay at Trump hotels (Wednesday, November 16, 2016 8:47:25 PM) Pistons president and coach Stan Van Gundy was outspoken last week after Donald Trump was elected president [NYDN] Kristaps Porzingis has career night in Knicks’ win over Pistons (Wednesday, November 16, 2016 8:11:21 PM) Kristaps Porzingis’ emergence as a breakout star continued moving forward on Wednesday night. [NYDN] …continue reading