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Sunday, April 26, 2015

2014-15 Game Thread: Knicks vs. Sixers: Tankageddon 2015

This game is very important not because the Sixers can really catch the Knicks, but because the Sixers are by far the worst team the Knicks play the rest of the year. So if the Knicks can somehow manage to lose to the Sixers, then they should be in good shape to get the worst record in the league. The Sixers played just last night (a one-point, last second loss) so this will be a tough game for the Knicks to lose. One bright spot is that Nerlens Noel will be suiting up for Philly tonight. A fellow on Twitter …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2015.04.05)

[New York Times] Warriors Beat Mavs 123-110 for Home Court, 12th Straight Win (Sun, 05 Apr 2015 05:06:16 GMT) The Splash Brothers had a little help from the big guys, and the Golden State Warriors had a little present for record-setting coach Steve Kerr. [New York Times] Gerald Green Off the Bench Scores 24, Suns Beat Jazz 87-85 (Sun, 05 Apr 2015 05:00:20 GMT) Gerald Green came off the bench to score all 24 of his points in three quarters, leading the Phoenix Suns to an 87-85 win over the Utah Jazz on Saturday night. [New York Times] Aldridge Has …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2015.04.04)

[New York Times] Blazers Celebrate Division Title With 107-77 Win Over Lakers (Sat, 04 Apr 2015 05:51:20 GMT) The Portland Trail Blazers returned to their locker room to find black T-shirts hanging in their stalls with bold red-and-white letters reading “Northwest Claimed.” [New York Times] Pelicans Beat Kings 101-95, Gain Ground in Playoff Race (Sat, 04 Apr 2015 05:48:08 GMT) The New Orleans Pelicans know exactly where they stand. [New York Times] Gasol Helps Bull Hold On for 88-82 Win Over Pistons (Sat, 04 Apr 2015 03:57:10 GMT) Pau Gasol was simply trying to redeem himself for two mistakes. He …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2015.04.03)

[New York Times] Barnes’ Shot Lifts Warriors to 107-106 Win Over Suns (Fri, 03 Apr 2015 06:15:35 GMT) Harrison Barnes made two huge defensive mistakes in the final minute. He redeemed himself and the Golden State Warriors with one big shot. [New York Times] Bhullar Makes History After Inking Kings Contract (Fri, 03 Apr 2015 05:06:03 GMT) The Sacramento Kings announced they had signed Sim Bhullar to a 10-day contract on Thursday, making the 7ft-5in center the first player of Indian descent to join an NBA roster. [New York Times] Phil Jackson Faces Fans and Talks of Future (Fri, 03 …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2015.04.02)

[New York Daily News] Lopez layup gives Nets win over Knicks and tie for 7th seed (Thu, 02 Apr 2015 06:01:14 GMT) The Nets found themselves in a dogfight against a bad team last night, a predicament that screamed of mismanagement from Lionel Hollins. [New York Daily News] Carmelo Anthony shows face at Garden for Knicks vs. Nets (Thu, 02 Apr 2015 05:15:26 GMT) Carmelo Anthony was at the Garden on Wednesday to rehab his surgically repaired knee, and he was spotted interacting with a few teammates. [New York Post] One reason Carmelo won’t sit on bench during Knicks games …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2015.04.01)

[New York Daily News] Isola: Phil Jackson’s only plan is more talk from Garden (Wed, 01 Apr 2015 03:40:41 GMT) The video sales pitch from Phil Jackson to season-ticket holders ends with the words “The Plan is in Place.” [New York Post] How Towns has turned No. 1 pick debate into a ‘coin flip’ (Wed, 01 Apr 2015 04:36:00 -0400) Karl-Anthony Towns hasn't necessarily surpassed Jahlil Okafor in the race for the top spot in June's NBA draft, but Kentucky's abundantly talented freshman is on even footing it seems with… [New York Times] Curry and Thompson Help Warriors Beat Clippers …continue reading