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Sunday, November 23, 2014

Knicks Morning News (2014.11.09)

[New York Post] Knicks’ Iman Shumpert bounces back from Nets’ debacle (Sun, 09 Nov 2014 02:58:57 -0500) ATLANTA — Iman Shumpert took plenty of the blame for Friday's loss to the Nets in Brooklyn, knowing he got schooled by former All-Star point guard Deron Williams. But Shumpert,… [New York Times] Curry Has 34, Warriors Beat Depleted Rockets 98-87 (Sun, 09 Nov 2014 05:49:10 GMT) Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr can’t figure out how his team is still undefeated. [New York Times] Sports Briefing | Pro Basketball: Ricky Rubio of Timberwolves Is Sidelined by Sprained Left Ankle (Sun, 09 Nov …continue reading

Nets 110, Knicks 99

New York Knicks 99 Final Recap | Box Score 110 Brooklyn Nets Derek Fisher Welp, One never thought Of all things Derek’s lineup choices would be a Simulacrum Of a certain ex-coach’s Numbskullery. Yeah, you pulled up your ol’ pal Knickerblogger, hoping to get a passel of easy-to-digest letter grades. Sorry, y’all. It’s not that kind of night. We—or at least I—have been far more willing to let bad losses be thing that we expect without shredding two or three layers of stomach lining. The main ingredient in this soothing, hoops-based Metamucil has been the assumption that the contractors that …continue reading

2014-2015 Game Thread: Smiths v. Nets

Star center Jason Smith (3.9rbs/36min) looks to lead the Knicks to victory tonight in Brooklyn versus the Nets. The Knicks have dropped 2 in a row including a heart breaker to the Pistons in which the team came up just one ill-advised-step-back three pointer short of a victory. Speaking of which… J.R. Smith (.440 TS%)–the second part of the dynamic Smith duo–is done serving his one game suspension. J.R. Smith sat a game after the NBA head offices decided his ball hawking wasn’t exactly directed where it should be. Hopefully the Smiths will get help from supporting players Anthony, Stoudemire, …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.11.07)

[New York Times] Sports Briefing | Pro basketball: Dwight Howard Leads Rockets Over Spurs (Fri, 07 Nov 2014 04:27:16 GMT) Howard scored 32 points and grabbed 16 rebounds as the Houston Rockets won, 98-81, over the visiting San Antonio Spurs, who were missing Tim Duncan, Tiago Splitter and Manu Ginobili. [New York Times] Nets and Knicks Resuming Rivalry Amid Cooperation (Fri, 07 Nov 2014 04:21:48 GMT) The Knicks visit the Nets on Friday for their first face-off of a season in which they will serve as joint hosts of the N.B.A. All-Star Game. [New York Times] Beneath a Pile of …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.11.07)

[New York Times] Sports Briefing | Pro basketball: Dwight Howard Leads Rockets Over Spurs (Fri, 07 Nov 2014 04:27:16 GMT) Howard scored 32 points and grabbed 16 rebounds as the Houston Rockets won, 98-81, over the visiting San Antonio Spurs, who were missing Tim Duncan, Tiago Splitter and Manu Ginobili. [New York Times] Nets and Knicks Resuming Rivalry Amid Cooperation (Fri, 07 Nov 2014 04:21:48 GMT) The Knicks visit the Nets on Friday for their first face-off of a season in which they will serve as joint hosts of the N.B.A. All-Star Game. [New York Times] Beneath a Pile of …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.11.06)

[New York Post] Prigioni exits with sprained right ankle, says it’s ‘not too bad’ (Thu, 06 Nov 2014 04:17:37 -0500) AUBURN HILLS, Mich. — Say it ain't so, Pablo. Knicks backup point guard Pablo Prigioni suffered a sprained right ankle late in the second quarter of the Knicks' 98-95 loss… [New York Times] Warriors Crush Clippers 121-104, Remain Unbeaten (Thu, 06 Nov 2014 07:15:52 GMT) Golden State Warriors co-owner Joe Lacob smiled as he approached Stephen Curry in the locker room, shook his star guard’s hand and asked a question that needed no reply. [New York Times] Jazz Beat Cavs …continue reading