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Friday, December 19, 2014

2014-15 Game Thread: Knicks vs. Cavaliers

Tonight is an important game for the Knicks. Their victory in the second game of the season against the Cavaliers was the Knicks’ best win of the season. However, that win was one of the Knicks’ only victories of the season, to the point where if they lose tonight they will officially have the worst record through 20 games in Knick history, and the Knicks have had a lot of bad seasons (they’ve lost 59 games four times!) so it would be nice if the Knicks didn’t have the worst record in the history of the franchise, but it doesn’t …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.12.04)

[New York Post] Knicks’ J.R. Smith expected to play against LeBron, Cavaliers (Thu, 04 Dec 2014 04:55:08 -0500) Probably, the Knicks are getting some help back to face the Cavaliers on Thursday. So there is probable cause for some relief. J.R. Smith — who sat out Tuesday against… [New York Post] Gregg Popovich finds creative way to take shot at Phil Jackson (Thu, 04 Dec 2014 04:40:18 -0500) Gregg Popovich isn't interested in talking about Phil Jackson. The Spurs coach was queried about his longtime coaching rival before the Nets beat the Spurs, 95-93, in overtime Wednesday night,… [New York …continue reading

Nets 98, Knicks 92

Brooklyn Nets 98 Final Recap | Box Score 93 New York Knicks Amar’e Stoudemire, PF 37 MIN | 6-10 FG | 5-7 FT | 9 REB | 2 AST | 0 STL | 1 BLK | 3 TO | 17 PTS | +6 I mean, sure. Why not start STAT. At this point, I’m going to assume that Fisher generates a lineup and subsequent substitution patterns by writing out every Knick’s name on an index card and plops them down on the plush shag carpeting, cranks the heat in his office up to 100 degrees, puts on three heavy nylon …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.12.03)

[New York Daily News] Brook Lopez gets 23 points as Nets hold off Knicks’ comeback (Wed, 03 Dec 2014 07:12:33 GMT) It may not be much and it was way harder than it should‘ve been. But it’s still a title — the Nets are not the worst team in New York. [New York Daily News] Knicks Insider: With J.R. sick, Tim Hardaway Jr. slumps (Wed, 03 Dec 2014 06:57:29 GMT) It turns out that J.R. Smith was really as sick as he looked and Tim Hardaway Jr. is playing as if he’s ill. [New York Daily News] Isola: Derek looks …continue reading

2014-15 Game Thread: Knicks vs. Nets

We’re almost certainly at the point in the season when we should be rooting for the Knicks to lose every game, but I’m sorry, I just can’t do it, not when the #8 seed is the 7-10 Indiana Pacers. So I’m still rooting for the Knicks against the Nets tonight. Let’s go Knicks!

Knicks Morning News (2014.12.02)

[New York Post] Anthony has ‘ordinary soreness’ in back following Knicks return (Tue, 02 Dec 2014 01:02:01 -0500) Carmelo Anthony's bad back responded well the day after he made his return to the Knicks lineup. The Knicks star scored 31 points in 41 minutes in Sunday night's 86-79… [New York Daily News] As Knicks sink, minutes for Carmelo and Amar’e rise (Tue, 02 Dec 2014 05:36:07 GMT) How desperate were Derek Fisher and the Knicks to win Sunday night’s home game against the Heat, even though they fell short yet again? [New York Daily News] Bondy: Knicks and Nets rival …continue reading