Knicks Morning News (2016.06.24)

  • [New York Times] To Escape N.B.A.’s Depths, 76ers Go Down Under and Draft Ben Simmons (Fri, 24 Jun 2016 01:13:21 GMT)

    The Los Angeles Lakers followed by selecting Duke’s Brandon Ingram, and the Boston Celtics made the first unexpected pick of the night: California forward Jaylen Brown at No. 3.

  • [New York Times] Phil Jackson Outlines the Rewards and the Risks of His Newest Knick (Fri, 24 Jun 2016 02:53:33 GMT)

    In its acquisition of Derrick Rose, a team envisions a “decisive attack guard.”

  • [New York Times] LeBron James Opts for Summer Vacation Instead of Summer Olympics (Fri, 24 Jun 2016 01:49:07 GMT)

    A day after the parade celebrating the Cavaliers’ N.B.A. title, James decided to skip the Games in August in Rio. It was James’s sixth straight trip to the finals.

  • [New York Times] Trades Are Part of NBA Draft Day (Fri, 24 Jun 2016 03:25:07 GMT)

    The long wait to find out which NBA team would be in his future was over in a hurry for Domantas Sabonis.

  • [New York Times] Column: If Ben Simmons Is the Question, Who’s ‘The Answer’? (Fri, 24 Jun 2016 06:36:57 GMT)

    If Ben Simmons is the question, who’s The Answer?

  • [New York Times] Draft Over, and Now the Summer of Durant Has Arrived (Fri, 24 Jun 2016 06:39:56 GMT)

    Draft night belonged to Ben Simmons.

  • [New York Times] First-Round Selections in NBA Draft (Fri, 24 Jun 2016 05:42:44 GMT)

    First-round selections in the National Basketball Association draft on Thursday at the Barclays Center (tabulate under number of pick, NBA team, player, position, previous team):

  • [New York Times] Celtics Resist Overtures, Pick Jaylen Brown With Third Pick (Fri, 24 Jun 2016 02:46:31 GMT)

    With little mystery surrounding how the first two picks would go in Thursday’s NBA draft, the Celtics responded to wider theories about selection No. 3 by keeping things simple.

  • [ – New York Knicks] Friday's Knicks Links: Phil Jackson realizes there's more work to do (Fri, 24 Jun 2016 05:52:14 EST)

    Friday's Knicks Links: Phil Jackson realizes there's more work to do

  • [ – New York Knicks] 2016 Draft Picks: New York Knicks (Fri, 24 Jun 2016 01:49:54 EST)

    2016 Draft Picks: New York Knicks

  • [New York Post] Knicks start wooing undrafteds after failing to buy pick (Fri, 24 Jun 2016 00:56:32 -0400)

    The Knicks had just five players on the roster entering draft night Thursday and without a draft pick or a point guard other than the newly acquired Derrick Rose. Knicks president Phil Jackson had hoped to purchase a mid-to-late second-round pick, but with the price soaring well past $2 million, he passed. The Knicks will…

  • [New York Post] Phil Jackson shows Carmelo Anthony he wants to win now (Fri, 24 Jun 2016 00:44:37 -0400)

    In making the blockbuster move for Derrick Rose, Knicks president Phil Jackson acknowledged it was partly done with an eye on Carmelo Anthony's timetable to win now, but admitted the deal was "risk-reward.” During a pre-draft press conference Thursday at the team's Tarrytown headquarters, Jackson said making the trade for the 2011 MVP was also…

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