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Monday, January 26, 2015

Knicks Morning News (2015.01.04)

[New York Times] Clippers Rout 76ers 127-91 for 3rd Win in a Row (Sun, 04 Jan 2015 06:54:44 GMT) It’s a rare game when the Los Angeles Clippers’ starters get to rest the entire fourth quarter. [New York Times] Millsap With 27 and Hawks Down Blazers 115-107 (Sun, 04 Jan 2015 05:42:53 GMT) Paul Millsap had 27 points and the Atlanta Hawks beat the Portland Trail Blazers 115-107 on Saturday night for their fourth straight win. [New York Times] Roundup: Pau Gasol Leads Bulls Over the Celtics (Sun, 04 Jan 2015 05:32:22 GMT) Gasol had 29 points and 16 rebounds …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2015.01.03)

[New York Times] Curry, Green Lead Warriors Past Raptors, 126-105 (Sat, 03 Jan 2015 08:51:57 GMT) Forced to go small, the Golden State Warriors keep coming up big. [New York Times] Grizzlies Hold Off Lakers for 109-106 Victory (Sat, 03 Jan 2015 06:28:01 GMT) Mike Conley had 19 points and nine assists, Marc Gasol scored 18 points and the Memphis Grizzlies edged the Los Angeles Lakers 109-106 on Friday night. [New York Times] Pistons 97, Knicks 81: Knicks, Desperate for Points and Bodies, Fall Again (Sat, 03 Jan 2015 05:01:33 GMT) The injury-depleted Knicks lost for the 20th time in …continue reading

2014-15 Game Thread: Knicks vs. Pistons

Luckily for the Knicks, the Pistons, one of their closest competitors for the worst record in the league, have suddenly begun to look like the team Detroit fans were hoping they’d be. All they needed to do, apparently, was to cut out the cancer that was Josh Smith (okay, adding Jodie Meeks was important, as well – Stan Van Gundy clearly put a lot of faith in Meeks and so far it seems like he knew what he was doing). This is good news for Detroit fans but even better news for Knicks fans, as it makes it a lot …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2015.01.01)

[New York Post] Knicks’ Bargnani shows some positive signs in season debut (Thu, 01 Jan 2015 03:49:25 -0500) LOS ANGELES — At least he didn't get reinjured. Andrea Bargnani, showing some promising signs, made it through his first game since Jan. 22 , playing 20 minutes, scoring nine… [New York Times] N.B.A. Roundup: Kevin Durant Has 44 Points in Overtime Win (Thu, 01 Jan 2015 05:04:01 GMT) Kevin Durant scored a season-high 44 points in his return from a six-game absence as the Oklahoma City Thunder overcame Russell Westbrook’s ejection to outlast the Phoenix Suns in overtime. [New York Times] …continue reading

Happy Knicks Year! (And Knicks-Clippers Game Thread)

It’s a very Bargnani end to 2014! As we send this sad, no-good, laughable year of ‘Bocker basketball into the dustbin of history, Fred Katz of Bleacher Report, ESPN and a bunch of nifty sites dropped by to give us the skinny on Donald Sterling’s Steve Ballmer’s shiny new team. You can read my and Kevin McElroy’s scorching-hot Knicks takes over at ClipperBlog. So the Clips snaggled a slightly-used Mike Woodson. While It’s hard to gauge the impact of assistant coaches, your thoughts on his impact thus far? Like you said, it’s hard to judge assistants from the outside, but if you’re looking for someone …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.12.31)

[New York Times] Warriors Keep Rolling, Topple 76ers 126-86 (Wed, 31 Dec 2014 06:07:14 GMT) Marreese Speights scored 23 points, Stephen Curry added 13 points and nine assists, and the Golden State Warriors beat the Philadelphia 76ers 126-86 on Tuesday night. [New York Times] Blazers Down the Raptors 102-97 in OT (Wed, 31 Dec 2014 06:07:11 GMT) Damian Lillard had 26 points and nine assists and the Portland Trail Blazers rallied to beat the Toronto Raptors 102-97 in overtime on Tuesday night. [New York Times] Bryant Leads Lakers to 111-103 Win Over Nuggets (Wed, 31 Dec 2014 05:58:18 GMT) The …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2014.12.30)

[New York Daily News] Isola: Carmelo Anthony’s knee issue looms as ’15 nears (Tue, 30 Dec 2014 05:02:47 GMT) Carmelo Anthony’s status for the Knicks’ final game of 2014 is unknown. [New York Daily News] Mike Woodson won’t knock struggling Knicks or Phil Jackson (Tue, 30 Dec 2014 04:32:20 GMT) The Knicks have lost as many games this season under Derek Fisher as they did during the entire 2012-13 campaign under , Mike Woodson. [New York Times] Clippers Beat Jazz for 12th Straight Time, 101-97 (Tue, 30 Dec 2014 06:25:01 GMT) Blake Griffin scored 24 points and the Los Angeles …continue reading