Hey Knick fans, what’s there to be unhappy about? (And for those needing a little extra Christmas cheer, I highly recommend Twas The Night Before Knicksmas.) Wait before you answer this question, I want to put things into perspective. First, the Knicks will have cap space this offseason. And not just a few million through the mid level exception to grab a Jerome James or Jared Jeffries. But rather enough room to get the best player in the NBA. And perhaps with a little luck there will be space for a second star as well. Considering the overspending of the …continue reading
This week marks the 5th anniversary of KnickerBlogger. When I started this venture, I didn’t imagine it would last this long. Five years ago, blogging was still in its infancy. There were less than 2 million blogs when KnickerBlogger came into existence. Just six months after, the number of blogs had doubled. Today it’s unknown how many blogs there are. One estimate is 200 million. Many of them are powered by individuals like myself. More important than the number of blogs is the role they perform. Once derided by the mainstream media, just about every newspaper, magazine, and network hosts …continue reading
[Late in the third quarter, the Knicks are up by about 20. An exchange between announcers Clyde Frazier and Gus Johnson.] Clyde: I think the crowd is stunned, Gus, by what has happened here tonight… Gus: I’m stunned. They’re playing so well. It’s almost too easy. Clyde: Yes, that word surreal… The crowd is like they’re waiting for something bad to happen… Gus: The Knicks are playing well. Watching from home, I was stunned from before the start of the game with the opening act of Q-Tip. For years “Take Me Home” by Doug E Fresh was one of the …continue reading
Mike D’Antoni has agreed to become the new coach of the New York Knicks. Four years for $24 million. Wow.
Isiah Thomas should be fired. Now…
Mar 6 vs Seattle L 99-100 Marbury 40/Richardson 9/Richardson 5 Mar 10 at Washington W 90-89 Francis 26/Curry 9/Marbury 5 Mar 14 at Toronto L 94-104 Marbury 31/Curry 6/Marbury 9 Mar 16 vs New Orl/OKC L 90-92 Francis 21/Frye 7/Francis 10 Mar 18 vs Toronto W 92-74 Marbury 21/Balkman 12/Marbury 9 Mar 20 vs Dallas L 77-92 Curry 22/Curry 12/Marbury 5 Mar 22 vs Portland L 86-92 Robinson 31/Francis 10/Marbury 6 Mar 23 at Cleveland L 68-90 Curry 27/Curry 9/Marbury 4 Mar 26 vs Orlando L 89-94 Marbury 32/Frye 7/Marbury 4 Mar 28 vs Cleveland W 97-93 Curry 25/Robinson 7/Marbury …continue reading