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Monday, May 1, 2017

Knicks Morning News (2017.04.01)

[NYDN] Knicks, without Anthony, Rose, play spoiler in win over Heat (Friday, March 31, 2017 10:02:53 PM) Anthony spent the first half on the bench and presumably watched the second half from the locker room. [NYDN] Forget the triangle: Knicks’ greatest failure may be team defense (Friday, March 31, 2017 9:49:15 PM) While the Knicks were busy trying to make sense of Phil Jackson’s offense this season they ignored the other end of the court. [NYTimes] Knicks 98, Heat 94: On the Road, Knicks Earn a Rare Win Against the Heat (Saturday, April 01, 2017 3:35:18 AM) On a night …continue reading

2016-17 Game Thread: Knicks @ Heat

Pluses for the Knicks tonight – they’re terrible, the Heat are not terrible and the game is in Miami. Negatives for the Knicks tonight – the Heat are not that good and it is hard to win both ends of a home and home. Let’s hope that the Heat pull it out! The #4 spot in the draft is still up for grabs! Let’s? Go Knicks!

Knicks Morning News (2017.03.31)

[ESPN] Friday’s Knicks News: Courtney Lee: ‘Everything just didn’t work out’ (Friday, March 31, 2017 4:59:04 AM) Friday’s Knicks News: Courtney Lee: ‘Everything just didn’t work out’ [ESPN] Pippen: Phil’s tenure with Knicks should end (Thursday, March 30, 2017 8:11:26 PM) Pippen: Phil’s tenure with Knicks should end [SNY Knicks] Pippen blames old coach Jackson for Knicks poor season (Thursday, March 30, 2017 6:45:00 PM) Hall of Famer Scottie Pippen believes Phil Jackson is to blame for the Knicks’ awful season. The former Chicago Bull also offered his support for Carmelo Anthony, and said he thinks it’s time for Jackson …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2017.03.30)

[NY Newsday] Knicks fall to Heat and fall out of playoff contention (Wednesday, March 29, 2017 11:49:45 PM) Phil Jackson sat in his usual seat about 10 rows off the court, watching as the Knicks put the finishing touches on another lost season. [NY Newsday] NBA agrees with Knicks doctors that Joakim Noah can resume playing, so suspension starts (Wednesday, March 29, 2017 8:46:02 PM) Joakim Noah should make his 2017-18 season debut for the Knicks in Game 13, if he’s healthy. [NY Newsday] Knicks legend Bernard King relates to Carmelo Anthony’s burden (Wednesday, March 29, 2017 7:00:00 PM) If …continue reading

2016-17 Game Thread: Knicks vs. Heat

This is an interesting back-to-back matchup for the Knicks, as it is hard for mediocre teams to win both ends of a home and home, but I think that the Knicks can slump to the occasion and pull out an important pair of losses here. The Knicks have no answer for Dragic or Whiteside, so this should be a loss, but we shall see! Let’s? Go Knicks!

Knicks Morning News (2017.03.29)

[NYDN] Apologetic Joakim Noah says taking supplements ‘backfired’ (Tuesday, March 28, 2017 9:19:26 PM) Joakim Noah said he failed a drug test after independently ingesting supplements to help with his injuries. [NY Newsday] Knicks’ Joakim Noah apologizes for 20-game suspension, says he ‘made a mistake’ (Tuesday, March 28, 2017 2:52:00 PM) Joakim Noah apologized to his teammates and the Knicks organization on Tuesday for being suspended 20 games for taking a banned supplement. [ESPN] Wednesday’s Knicks News: Willy Hernangomez a bright light in a bad season (Wednesday, March 29, 2017 4:51:43 AM) Wednesday’s Knicks News: Willy Hernangomez a bright light …continue reading

Knicks Morning News (2017.03.28)

[ESPN] Tuesday’s Knicks News: Noah hopes to begin suspension on Wednesday (Tuesday, March 28, 2017 5:01:25 AM) Tuesday’s Knicks News: Noah hopes to begin suspension on Wednesday [ESPN] Jeff Hornacek: Knicks will look to upgrade defense in free agency, draft (Tuesday, March 28, 2017 1:15:39 AM) Jeff Hornacek: Knicks will look to upgrade defense in free agency, draft [SNY Knicks] GEICO SportsNite: Carmelo Anthony weighs in on Joakim Noah’s ban (Tuesday, March 28, 2017 12:55:04 AM) Carmelo Anthony talks about Joakim Noah facing the consequences for being suspended due to the NBA’s anti-drug policy. [SNY Knicks] Anthony scores 21 in …continue reading