Knicks Morning News (2016.10.03)

  • [ESPN] Monday’s Knicks News: Eventful first week during training camp
    (Monday, October 03, 2016 5:05:04 AM)

    Monday’s Knicks News: Eventful first week during training camp

  • [NYDN] After rocky training camp, can Knicks get it together in time?
    (Sunday, October 02, 2016 3:27:32 PM)

    It was been an eventful first week for the Knicks but then the Knicks have a history of having to deal with issues off the court.

  • [NYDN] Knicks’ Derrick Rose rape trial set to begin Tuesday
    (Sunday, October 02, 2016 1:46:09 PM)

    Derrick Rose is in for an ugly week, and it has nothing to do with the start of the NBA preseason.

  • [NYTimes] On Pro Basketball: For Knicks’ Joakim Noah, Principled Stand Isn’t a Novelty
    (Sunday, October 02, 2016 1:00:25 PM)

    Noah’s decision to skip a team dinner at the U.S. Military Academy, which came amid prominent protests by other athletes, sprang from long-held pacifist beliefs.

  • [NYTimes] Kings Guard Collison Suspended Eight Games Over Domestic Incident
    (Monday, October 03, 2016 2:54:27 AM)

    Sacramento Kings point guard Darren Collison has been suspended for eight games after pleading guilty to a misdemeanor domestic violence charge, the National Basketball Association announced on Sunday.

  • [NYTimes] Rockets Rout Yao’s Shanghai Sharks 131-94 in Exhibition
    (Monday, October 03, 2016 2:45:49 AM)

    The Houston Rockets gave Yao Ming a warm welcome and his Shanghai Sharks a rude one.

  • [NYPost] Derrick Rose, Joakim Noah making wrong first impression
    (Sunday, October 02, 2016 9:47:26 PM)

    Title the controversial beginnings of the Knicks’ two biggest offseason additions — courtesy of Chicago — as “War and Peace.’’ Derrick Rose’s knees held up fantastically during training camp at West Point. Joakim Noah’s surgically repaired shoulder was a non-issue. In fact, the Knicks, derided for the potential of an injury-wracked season, passed the initial…

  • [NYPost] Knick opens up on baby niece as sister-in-law awaits brain surgery
    (Sunday, October 02, 2016 5:59:17 PM)

    Justin Holiday, the Knicks’ new shooting guard, spent late nights at West Point FaceTiming with a newborn baby girl. It was not his baby, but his first niece — the daughter of brother Jrue Holiday, the New Orleans Pelicans point guard. The birth became national news because Holiday’s wife, Lauren, a former soccer star for…

  • [SNY Knicks] Rose in ‘great condition’ at Knicks camp
    (Sunday, October 02, 2016 9:35:09 AM)

    Newly acquired Knicks guard Derrick Rose said Saturday that he is in good physical condition and feels that his training camp with the Knicks is one of the best of his career, reports Ian Begley of ESPN New York.