This is going to be a tough game for the Knicks to lose, but hopefully they can pull it out with Philly and Minnesota both playing very losable games tonight. Hassan Whiteside is luckily healthy enough to play. And, of course, most importantly, so is Andrea Bargnani. Let’s go! Knicks?
[New York Times] Expanded All-Star Break Presents New Challenges This Season (Mon, 09 Feb 2015 09:07:16 GMT) The All-Star break is almost here. [New York Times] Cousins’ Jumper at Buzzer Falls as Kings Beat Suns 85-83 (Mon, 09 Feb 2015 06:04:20 GMT) DeMarcus Cousins made a jumper as time expired and finished with 28 points and 12 rebounds, giving the Sacramento Kings an 85-83 victory over the Phoenix Suns on Sunday night. [New York Times] Cousins’ Jumper at Buzzer Falls as Kings Beat Suns 85-83 (Mon, 09 Feb 2015 06:01:33 GMT) DeMarcus Cousins made a jumper as time expired and …continue reading
[New York Post] Amar’e plays possible last Garden game as Knick as Melo sits (Sun, 08 Feb 2015 01:03:13 -0500) Both Carmelo Anthony (37 minutes) and Amar'e Stoudemire (18 minutes) played Friday for the Knicks in their loss to the Nets at Barclays Center. So when the Knicks faced the… [New York Post] Stephen Curry gets hot to save Warriors from ‘horrible’ game (Sun, 08 Feb 2015 01:01:14 -0500) The Warriors were up 26 on the Knicks. Yawn. That's to be expected. But then here came the Knicks, and with 4:20 left in Saturday's game, they pulled within five…. [New …continue reading
You really have to wonder if Steve Kerr will be able to keep a straight face tonight when he sees what he could have been the coach of if he had honored his verbal agreement with Phil Jackson (I don’t think enough is made, by the way, about him breaking a verbal agreement to coach the Knicks. That’s not cool). We will get a chance to see a guy tonight that the Knicks might actually have an outside chance of getting this offseason, Draymond Green. Maybe the Knicks will surprise us and win this one! Let’s go Knicks!
[New York Daily News] Jarrett Jack hits clutch 3 as Nets hold off Knicks, 92-88 (Sat, 07 Feb 2015 06:14:23 GMT) Jarrett Jack hits a dagger 3-pointer with 13.8 seconds left to propel Brooklyn to a 92-88 win over the Knicks. [New York Daily News] For Carmelo Anthony, it’s another long night in Brick-lyn (Sat, 07 Feb 2015 06:09:13 GMT) The Knicks managed to battle back from a 17-point deficit and had every chance to defeat the Nets at Barclays Center Friday night. [New York Times] Davis Has 41, Hits 3 at Buzzer to Lift Pelicans Over Thunder (Sat, 07 …continue reading
On the one hand, we should likely be rooting for as many losses as this team can get, to best assure the worst record in the league. On the other hand, wouldn’t it be fun to help the Nets not even make the playoffs? As bad as the Knicks’ future is, the Nets is that much worse, since they don’t own their own first round pick until…man, I don’t even know when (will we need a new rule, call it the Billy King Rule, where you can’t do first round pick swaps in consecutive years?). So I’m going to root …continue reading
From ESPN: Amar’e Stoudemire is pondering his future and whether to ask the New York Knicks for a buyout, he said. “It’s not an easy decision to make,” Stoudemire told Yahoo! Sports. “Over time, we will see how things pan out. You give yourself a break during the All-Star break. You think about it with your family. … That will give me a good solid week on how to weigh out the rest of the season.” The Knicks have had internal discussions about a possible buyout but have yet to approach Stoudemire about it, sources told ESPN.com’s Ian Begley earlier …continue reading