Starting the thread while it’s tied. So you can’t blame me if they blow the lead! The Hawks have lost eight straight. They are playing without Al Horford and Paul Millsap. Jeff Teague is playing hurt. So, well, come on Knicks!
[New York Post] Melo: Knicks have to move on from trade deadline (Sat, 22 Feb 2014 02:07:22 -0500) ORLANDO, Fla. — Carmelo Anthony isn't sure whether the Knicks standing pat at the trade deadline while their competitors improved was the right or wrong thing to do. But he… [New York Post] Tyson blooper has to be the last straw for Knicks (Sat, 22 Feb 2014 00:29:59 -0500) ORLANDO, Fla. — They have been dying bit by bit, piece by piece, week after week, game after game. They have suffered a thousand cuts, inflicted a thousand indignities on themselves… [New York Daily …continue reading
The Knicks play one of the tankiest tanking teams that ever tanked tonight in the Orlando Magic, who recently waived one of the few players on the team that has given Melo a bit of a hard time, Big Baby Davis, so we will hopefully see something we haven’t seen in too long – a two-game winning streak for the Knicks! The drive for .500 (or at least a playoff spot if not .500) continues! Let’s go Knicks!
So after all that, we’re back where we started. For the past week, the Knicks reportedly flirted with trading Iman Shumpert in approximately 72 different deals. He was going to the Clippers for Reggie Bullock, Darren Collison and Knicks’ right to leave Raymond Felton on the Clips’ doorstep. He was going to the Thunder for a sure-to-be-very-late first-round draft pick. He was going to the Clippers again just for Collison, and then maybe for Matt Barnes or maybe for Willie Green too. There was, allegedly, and in this universe, a bidding war for the services of Beno Udrih. Ink was …continue reading
[ESPN.com - New York Knicks] Opening Tip: Bench Felton & Shumpert? (Fri, 21 Feb 2014 06:00:56 EDT) After a lot of talk with several different teams, the Knicks ended up staying pat at the deadline. So that means that, barring any changes from Mike Woodson, New York’s starting backcourt in its three-guard lineup will be Raymond Felton, Pablo Prigioni and Iman Shumpert, when healthy. Shumpert will be out for approximately two weeks due to a mild left MCL sprain, the team announced. And Woodson told reporters on Wednesday that he expects to start J. [New York Daily News] Knicks make …continue reading
[New York Times] Rockets Beat Lakers 134-108 for 8th Straight Win (Thu, 20 Feb 2014 06:15:45 GMT) Dwight Howard thoroughly enjoyed his first road game against the team he left as a free agent after one tumultuous and contentious season, getting 20 points and 13 rebounds in the Houston Rockets’ 134-108 rout of the Los Angeles Lakers on Wednesday night that extended their winning streak to eight. [New York Times] Mills Has 29 and Spurs Edge Blazers 111-109 (Thu, 20 Feb 2014 06:09:56 GMT) Patty Mills came off the bench to score 29 points, Marco Belinelli hit a go-ahead 3-pointer …continue reading
New York Knicks 98 Final Recap | Box Score 91 New Orleans Pelicans Five Things We Saw The last game that I wrote a recap for was the overtime marathon with the Bucks, which contained that infamous Bargnani shot. It took over two months of recovery for me to once again volunteer to write a recap. This game was not nearly as traumatic. Thank you for that, Knicks. I’m going to get to the grades in a minute, but I have some other matters to discuss first. Have y’all been obsessing about every trade rumor that has come up the …continue reading