Knicks Summer League Schedule in Las Vegas. [All Times listed are local Las Vegas time.] Sunday July 11 COX Pavilion 1 PM – New York vs. Denver Monday July 12 COX Pavilion 1 PM – LA Lakers vs. New York Wednesday July 14 COX Pavilion 3 PM – New York vs. Toronto Friday July 16 COX Pavilion 1 PM – Detroit vs. New York Saturday July 17 COX Pavilion 1 PM – New York vs. Washington And the full list… Friday July 9 COX Pavilion 1 PM – Denver vs. Dallas 3 PM – Houston vs. Phoenix 5 PM – …continue reading
Before the 11/6/09 Cleveland game I was able to ask Mike D’Antoni and Donnie Walsh a few questions. Mike Kurylo It seems like the team is struggling from three, except for Gallinari. In the preseason you had a few guys like Joe Crawford and Morris Almond who could knock down the three… Mike D’Antoni Morris Almond was never in the preseason… He was in the summer league. Mike Kurylo I’m sorry you’re right summer league. Are there any thought of bringing in another shooting guard? Mike D’Antoni No. Mike Kurylo Do you … Donnie Walsh Where are you from? Mike …continue reading
Mike Kurylo explores both sides of his brain when looking at the upcoming season.
Knick fans that hoped the 2009 #8 pick would pay immediate dividends are going to be disappointed. Mike D’Antoni said Jordan Hill “got a ways to go” with regards to being NBA ready. A quote like this would be expected if New York grabbed a teenager from Europe like Ricky Rubio or Brandon Jennings. But Jordan Hill is 22, and spent 3 years in Arizona. Shouldn’t he be ready to contribute to the NBA now? Perhaps I’ve been spoiled by the Knicks recent power forward draftees. Channing Frye, like Hill, was 22 year old #8 overall pick from Arizona and …continue reading
My interview with Toney Douglas on his shot, running the team, and his defense.
My interview with Jordan Hill on adjusting to the NBA, getting in shape, and the front court competition.
With not much else Knick related going on, my mind has wandered to the end of the bench. It goes without saying that last year’s team wasn’t very deep. However this year Eddy Curry could see a role in D’Antoni’s rotation, as well as summer acquisition Darko Milicic. Danilo Gallinari will likely see more than the 400 injury filled minutes of last year. Add rookies Jordan Hill and Toney Douglas to the mix, and the Knicks have a much deeper roster this year. But still there are a few spots up for grabs at the end of the bench. Currently …continue reading