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Monday, March 30, 2015

Knicks Morning News (2015.03.12)

[New York Post] For Knicks’ Fisher, it’s a long way from his Lakers glory days (Thu, 12 Mar 2015 04:42:14 -0400) LOS ANGELES — Knicks rookie coach Derek Fisher may get a standing ovation Thursday night, but not for anything he has done lately on the sidelines. It's all about the… [New York Times] On College Basketball: Richmond Player Has Basketball, and Perseverance, in His Blood (Thu, 12 Mar 2015 09:02:11 GMT) T.J. Cline, a redshirt sophomore for the Spiders, is the son of Nancy Lieberman, a women’s basketball superstar born a generation too soon. [New York Times] Trail Blazers …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2015.03.11)

[New York Times] Pelicans 111, Nets 91: Pelicans Top Nets and Gain Ground in Playoff Race (Wed, 11 Mar 2015 05:46:35 GMT) New Orleans moved to within two percentage points of Oklahoma City in the chase for the Western Conference’s final playoff spot. The Nets lost their fourth straight. [New York Times] Sports Briefing | Pro Basketball: James Leads Cavaliers Past Mavericks (Wed, 11 Mar 2015 05:38:27 GMT) LeBron James had 27 points, making him one of four players with more than 20 for Cleveland, which has won 12 of its last 13 games against Western Conference opponents. [New York …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2015.03.10)

[New York Post] Jason Smith’s proving doubters wrong may cost Knicks (Tue, 10 Mar 2015 01:40:30 -0400) DENVER — Power forward Jason Smith hopes to be back with the Knicks next season, but he may be playing well enough to price himself out of Jackson's budget. There could… [New York Daily News] Knicks blown out again, but team getting schooled in Zen (Tue, 10 Mar 2015 03:47:10 GMT) Jason Smith estimated it has happened “over 10” times, and he wasn’t referring to the amount of games the Knicks have won this season. [New York Times] Bosh Addresses Heat in 1st Visit …continue reading

Knicks @ Nuggets or Up in Smoke

Knicks visit Colorado a state of majestic beauty,  wonderful history, and let’s just say a legislature recommitted to agriculture. Few teams have disappointed fans more than the Nuggets. A team that looked like they were set for solid playoff runs seemed to just have the runs this season.  Coach Shaw was dismissed two weeks ago.  One can only wonder how much more time fellow former Laker turned coach Derek Fisher has. Let’s find out.

Knicks Morning News (2015.03.09)

[New York Daily News] Knicks start off road trip vs. mega-trade partner Denver (Mon, 09 Mar 2015 03:22:29 GMT) Stinking it up on the East Coast has grown stale for the Knicks, so it’s a perfect time to embark on a league-worst roadshow out West. [New York Post] Return of speed-ball? Mike D’Antoni may be getting new job (Mon, 09 Mar 2015 01:11:28 -0400) DENVER — There's a definite chance of speed-ball coming to the Rocky Mountains next season. The Knicks visit the Nuggets Monday to begin a five-game Western swing and will face… [New York Post] Why the Nets …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2015.03.08)

[New York Post] Fisher cops to talks of giving Greek rookie spot on Knicks (Sun, 08 Mar 2015 01:21:03 -0400) Knicks coach Derek Fisher said it's out of his hands whether to fill the open roster spot but admitted their unsigned second-round pick, shooting guard Thanasis Antetokounmpo, continues to be… [New York Post] Harsh reality Knicks face as top-flight free agent already says no (Sun, 08 Mar 2015 00:44:09 -0400) Marc Gasol apparently has inflicted the first dose of the harsh reality Knicks fans could face more of during the offseason. Big-name players aren't necessarily going to be in a… …continue reading