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Thursday, February 23, 2017

Knicks Morning News (2017.02.06)

[ESPN] Monday’s Knicks News: Rose likely to play against Lakers (Monday, February 06, 2017 4:53:01 AM) Monday’s Knicks News: Rose likely to play against Lakers [ESPN] Knicks stuck between playoff push and playing for the future (Sunday, February 05, 2017 7:38:07 PM) Knicks stuck between playoff push and playing for the future [SNY Knicks] Former Knick Mark Jackson weighs in on Anthony situation (Sunday, February 05, 2017 5:50:00 PM) Former Knicks guard and current NBA analyst Mark Jackson weighs in on Carmelo Anthony’s impact on New York. [NYTimes] On Pro Basketball: As a Team-First LeBron James Soars, a Me-First Carmelo …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2017.02.05)

[ESPN] Melo: Knicks’ struggles, rumors ‘testing my will’ (Sunday, February 05, 2017 1:06:18 AM) Melo: Knicks’ struggles, rumors ‘testing my will’ [NY Newsday] LeBron James won’t comment on Knicks-Carmelo Anthony relationship (Sunday, February 05, 2017 2:35:59 AM) LeBron James considers Carmelo Anthony his “brother,” but King James made it clear on Saturday that he is not his brother’s keeper. [NY Newsday] Knicks players block out trade rumors about Carmelo Anthony (Sunday, February 05, 2017 2:29:22 AM) The Knicks’ players can’t help but hear the trade rumors, but they’re trying to block them out. They don’t want to consider life without …continue reading

2016-17 Game Thread: Knicks vs. Cavs

The tank is in a precarious position tonight. The Knicks host the Cleveland Cavaliers, who are in the middle of a major funk right now. Not only that, but while Kevin Love returns tonight, they will be without Kyrie Irving so, well, that’s a huge opening for the Knicks to sneak a win in at just the wrong time for the tank. Oh well, let’s at least hope Melo plays well in front of a big audience! Let’s? Go? Knicks?

Knicks Morning News (2017.02.04)

[NYPost] LeBron’s Carmelo speculation leaves door open for trade (Friday, February 03, 2017 5:25:06 PM) LeBron James wasn’t lobbying for Carmelo Anthony on the eve of their Garden showdown, but he also left open the door for his longtime compadre, who may want greener pastures beyond Broadway. Anthony has his first trade audition Saturday, when the Knicks host the Cavaliers, who have been approached by Knicks president Phil Jackson about… [NYPost] How the Knicks can be the loser of the Barkley-LeBron feud (Friday, February 03, 2017 3:52:19 PM) It’s hard for Knicks coach Jeff Hornacek to feel sympathetic about LeBron …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2017.02.03)

[ESPN] Friday’s Knicks News: Hernangomez has earned spot in rotation (Friday, February 03, 2017 4:56:06 AM) Friday’s Knicks News: Hernangomez has earned spot in rotation [SNY Knicks] Porzingis to compete in All-Star Weekend Skills Challenge (Thursday, February 02, 2017 8:22:32 PM) Knicks forward Kristaps Porzingis will participate in the Skills Challenge on All-Star Saturday in New Orleans Feb. 18 [SNY Knicks] Daily News Live: Knicks plan of action moving forward (Thursday, February 02, 2017 7:11:57 PM) [SNY Knicks] Melo was benched during fourth quarter of Wednesday’s win (Thursday, February 02, 2017 11:25:22 AM) Carmelo Anthony was on the bench during …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2017.02.02)

[NY Newsday] Kristaps Porzingis, Knicks bench key comeback win over Nets (Thursday, February 02, 2017 12:17:54 AM) On paper, it will go down as a win against the worst team in the league — a come-from-behind effort sparked by Kristaps Porzingis and the Knicks bench. In reality, it was a frantic effort to avoid complete humiliation at the hands of the Brooklyn Nets, who spent three quarters running circles around their floundering big brothers. [NY Newsday] Kristaps Porzingis returns from illness to rally Knicks (Wednesday, February 01, 2017 11:41:41 PM) Kristaps Porzingis was back from his bout with a stomach …continue reading

2016-17 Game Thread: Knicks @ Nets

I don’t think even the most ardent supporter of the tank expects them to lose this game, as the Lin-less Nets are awwwwwwful. But hey, ya never know! Still believe in the power of the tank and it might still surprise you! Let’s go? Knicks!