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Saturday, October 22, 2016

Knicks Morning News (2016.09.27)

[NYPost] Derrick Rose is borrowing from Kobe to save himself and Knicks (Monday, September 26, 2016 4:53:01 PM) Derrick Rose said Monday he is trying to be more like Kobe Bryant and make every dribble count, saying he is less “reckless” than earlier in his career and can play more like a point guard. He also said he believes the Knicks have more weapons than the Bulls. “I felt like [my game] changed… [NYPost] How defense and fate brought ‘other’ guard splashes to Knicks (Monday, September 26, 2016 2:45:27 PM) You hear “impactful new Knick guard,” and if you are …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2016.09.26)

[SNY Knicks] Five Questions Facing the Knicks in Training Camp (Sunday, September 25, 2016 2:30:37 PM) [NYTimes] NBA’s King of Fashion Russell Westbrook Talks Style (Sunday, September 25, 2016 7:06:41 AM) When you’re Russell Westbrook, the undisputed king of NBA fashion, you don’t spend the offseason like a typical player. [ESPN] Monday’s Knicks News: Jeff Hornacek needs Carmelo Anthony to change his game (Monday, September 26, 2016 5:32:34 AM) Monday’s Knicks News: Jeff Hornacek needs Carmelo Anthony to change his game [ESPN] Knicks hope summer additions lessen the burden on Carmelo Anthony (Sunday, September 25, 2016 8:57:25 AM) Knicks hope …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2016.09.25)

[NY Newsday] Phil Jackson optimistic Knicks are on the rise (Saturday, September 24, 2016 7:39:00 PM) Phil Jackson hopes to make his critics finally eat crow after what the Knicks have had to ingest for the past two seasons. [SNY Knicks] Knicks’ brass discusses finding support for Melo (Saturday, September 24, 2016 12:02:09 PM) While a hot topic during Phil Jackson and Co.’s press conference Friday was Derrick Rose’s forthcoming trial, Jackson did manage to discuss the Knicks’ overall potential. [NYTimes] Liberty and Mercury Players Join Anthem Protest Before Playoff Game (Sunday, September 25, 2016 12:27:11 AM) At Madison Square …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2016.09.24)

[SNY Knicks] GEICO SportsNite: Jackson, Knicks rejuvenated for upcoming season (Friday, September 23, 2016 10:11:47 PM) [SNY Knicks] Jackson said Knicks will let process play out regarding Rose’s rape trial (Friday, September 23, 2016 2:32:59 PM) The Knicks will let “the due process of the justice system” play out regarding Derrick Rose’s upcoming civil rape trial, team president Phil Jackson said. [SNY Knicks] Noah can provide a jolt of energy to the Knicks (Friday, September 23, 2016 11:30:55 AM) Joakim Noah provides energy, which is infectious to good teams. And many times it can make all the difference when it …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2016.09.23)

[ESPN] Jeff Van Gundy: Knicks have potential to win 50 games (Thursday, September 22, 2016 1:10:01 PM) Jeff Van Gundy: Knicks have potential to win 50 games [NYTimes] Bucks Acquire Michael Beasley From Rockets for Tyler Ennis (Thursday, September 22, 2016 10:04:03 PM) The Bucks have acquired forward Michael Beasley from the Houston Rockets for backup point guard Tyler Ennis in a deal that beefs up Milwaukee’s frontcourt depth. [NYTimes] Wolves Preparing for Life Without Kevin Garnett (Thursday, September 22, 2016 6:27:37 AM) Less than a week before the Minnesota Timberwolves open training camp, they still have not heard if …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2016.09.22)

[NYPost] The insight into Phil Jackson’s Zen that Derrick Rose will learn (Wednesday, September 21, 2016 6:24:28 PM) There shouldn’t be any surprises for Derrick Rose playing in a Phil Jackson program. The new Knicks point guard has the perfect counsel in his agent, B.J. Armstrong, the philosophical former Bulls point guard who played under Jackson from 1989-95 and won three NBA titles. Armstrong, 49, has been Rose’s agent since his rookie year,… [SNY Knicks] Jennings played at the West 4th street court on Tuesday (Wednesday, September 21, 2016 7:35:21 PM) New Knicks PG Brandon Jennings stopped by the famed …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2016.09.21)

[NYPost] Rose rape accuser ready for her identity to be revealed at trial (Tuesday, September 20, 2016 1:46:18 PM) She won’t back down. In a ruling Tuesday, a Los Angeles federal judge said the woman accusing new Knicks guard Derrick Rose of rape cannot remain anonymous if she wants to proceed with her civil case — and her lawyers said she is not dropping the suit. “She’s prepared to go to trial,” the woman’s… [NYPost] Derrick Rose explains his instant infatuation with Knicks (Tuesday, September 20, 2016 11:52:33 AM) Training camp hasn’t started yet, but Derrick Rose appears to be …continue reading