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Thursday, November 27, 2014

Knicks Morning News (2014.11.11)

[New York Newsday] Knicks fall to Hawks again for fifth straight loss (Tue, 11 Nov 2014 00:06:47 EST) Hours before the Knicks stepped on the Madison Square Garden court Monday night for a rematch with the Hawks, the players got a visit from team president Phil Jackson during the morning shootaround. [New York Post] Under-the-radar All-Star praises Fisher, leaves Knicks drooling (Tue, 11 Nov 2014 02:11:25 -0500) With all the names slated to be free agents in 2015, Paul Millsap is never the headliner. But the Hawks unsung All-Star combo forward will be a free agent July… [New York Post] …continue reading

Hawks 91, Knicks 85

Atlanta Hawks 91 Final Recap | Box Score 85 New York Knicks Carmelo Anthony, SF 42 MIN | 11-25 FG | 3-5 FT | 9 REB | 7 AST | 0 STL | 0 BLK | 3 TO | 25 PTS | -9 Okay. This is a fun topic to start with. [Gets on top of barstool, begins bellowing at top of lungs] Melo doesn’t get foul calls because the media/the league/the Illuminati hate the Knicks. Or New York. They hate New York. It’s a conspiracy! And have you seen the chemtrails above MSG? BIAAAAAASSSSSSSSS!!!!!1!” [Gets off barstool. Adjusts tie. …continue reading

2014-15 Game Thread: Knicks vs. Hawks

This is a bit of a peculiar home and home, isn’t it? They rarely give teams a day off between them. I’ll definitely take it for the Knicks, as Prigs is back tonight and who knows if he would have been able to play if they played yesterday. I just bought tickets to the game (playing the ol’ StubHub game today – I sold an extra ticket I had to a concert this weekend and made enough on the sale that I figured I’d splurge on some cheap Knicks tickets – I ended up with some nice seats for half-face) …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.11.10)

[New York Times] NBA Rookie Extension Deadline Creates Distractions (Mon, 10 Nov 2014 09:07:19 GMT) The clock was ticking down on Halloween night, and millions of dollars hung in the balance for Ricky Rubio and several other players who entered the NBA in 2011 and were up for extensions of their rookie contracts. [New York Times] Lakers Beat Hornets 107-92 for 1st Win of Season (Mon, 10 Nov 2014 06:04:14 GMT) Purple and gold streamers descended from the ceiling and fans were on their feet applauding at the end. The Los Angeles Lakers finally won a game after five straight …continue reading

Hawks 103, Knicks 96

New York Knicks 96 FinalRecap | Box Score 103 Atlanta Hawks Carmelo Anthony, SF 37 MIN | 8-20 FG | 2-3 FT | 9 REB | 2 AST | 0 STL | 1 BLK | 1 TO | 20 PTS | +1A perfectly imperfect game for Melo—that first quarter outburst (14 points, eight ‘bounds and a block) flickered like a neon light spelling out ‘H-O-P-E’, before his next 25 minutes on the floor chewed up and spat out a line of 2-10 from the field, 1-for-2 at the line, three fouls, one board, and a solitary assist. He bodied up …continue reading

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