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Monday, October 20, 2014

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New York Knicks Coaching Roundup, Part 3: Brian Shaw And Friends

If you looked up “Phil Jackson” in the Urban Dictionary (do not look up Phil Jackson in the Urban Dictionary) I imagine the definition would essentially read “winning.” Phil Jackson has won a lot of championships, and so he’s become synonymous with winning. Even though it’s a bit of a tautology, It’s a reputation he, himself, has earned, but one his protégés have not. Phil’s coaching tree is more like a Whomping Willow which includes: Kurt Rambis, Jim Cleamons, Bill Cartwright, Frank Hamblen and…Brian Shaw. The jury is still out on Shaw’s coaching acumen, but turning a 50-plus-win team into a …continue reading

Game Preview & Thread: Nuggets at Knicks

The New York Knicks host the Denver Nuggets at 7:30 EST tonight. The Nuggets and Knicks are both in 10th place in their respective conferences, which is not a good place to be in the NBA. This will be the second meeting of the season for the two clubs, with the Nuggets winning the first game 97-95. To get a better idea of where the Nuggets are now as a team I brought in Nate Timmons of Denver Stiffs and David Walker of Roundball Mining Company. Enjoy! The Nuggets are coming into tonight’s game winner’s of their last two. Prior …continue reading

Game Preview & Thread: Knicks @ Nuggets

We noted in the Knicks-Blazers preview how rough this Western Conference road trip could potentially be and so far its been just that. The Knicks have fallen to the Portland Trail Blazers and Los Angeles Clippers, and now must face a red-hot Denver Nuggets team. To help get a better idea of what to expect out of the Nuggets-Knicks game tonight I brought in Nate Timmons from the SBNation site, DenverStiffs and Justin Faudree, a Nuggets fan, basketball observant and former Warriorsworld contributor. The Denver Nuggets are currently riding a four game winning streak after getting off to a pretty rough …continue reading