2016-17 Game Thread: Knicks @ Rockets

Happy New Year’s Eve, everyone! The Knicks head to Houston tonight to end 2016 with a tough matchup against the Rockets. This is a very difficult test for the Knicks, made even more difficult with KP, Lee and O’Quinn missing tonight’s game, and I would hate to see them enter the New Year with a […]

Knicks Morning News (2016.12.31)

[NYTimes] Pelicans 104, Knicks 92: Top-Heavy Knicks Are Toppled by New Orleans Pelicans (Saturday, December 31, 2016 5:07:55 AM) Carmelo Anthony scored 26 points, Kristaps Porzingis 21 and Derrick Rose 20, but no other Knicks player reached double-digits. [NY Newsday] Balanced Pelicans leave Knicks frustrated, upset (Saturday, December 31, 2016 12:18:34 AM) NEW ORLEANS — […]

2016-17 Game Thread: Knicks @ Pelicans

The Knicks are in New Orleans tonight to face Anthony Davis and the New Orleans Pelicans. The Pelicans are not particularly good, but nor are they especially bad. They’re sort of in that middle ground with teams like the Hawks, Pistons and Bulls. So you’d like to see the Knicks beat the Pelicans, but this […]

Knicks Morning News (2016.12.30)

[NYDN] Hornacek defends Carmelo Anthony, says Sefolosha had it coming (Thursday, December 29, 2016 8:11:45 PM) Jeff Hornacek was adamant Thursday that his star didn’t deserve the ejection and was merely reacting to the mugging from his opponent. [NYDN] Carmelo: Phil’s breakup with Jeanie Buss puts Lakers rumor to bed (Thursday, December 29, 2016 12:31:31 […]

Knicks Morning News (2016.12.29)

[NYTimes] Hawks 102, Knicks 98 | Overtime: With Carmelo Anthony Ejected, Knicks Show Defensive Grit but Fall in Overtime (Thursday, December 29, 2016 5:36:55 AM) An elbow in the second quarter cost the Knicks their star. Offensive miscues late in the game cost them a chance to escape with a win. [NYTimes] On Pro Basketball: […]

2016-17 Game Thread: Knicks @ Hawks

After the top two teams in the Eastern Conference, the rest of the conference is a shocking mass of mediocrity from #3 to #12. However, despite the parity between these teams, two of these teams will get home court advantage in the playoffs. One of these teams will get home court advantage in the playoffs […]

Knicks Morning News (2016.12.28)

[NYTimes] Phil Jackson of Knicks and Jeanie Buss of Lakers Announce Their Breakup (Wednesday, December 28, 2016 5:50:48 AM) Jackson and Buss, who had been engaged for several years but were never married, said via social media that they had ended their engagement. [SNY Knicks] GEICO SportsNite: Melo and Noah on team chemistry (Tuesday, December […]

Knicks Morning News (2016.12.27)

[ESPN] Tuesday’s Knicks News: Jennings, Melo not on same page (Tuesday, December 27, 2016 6:13:37 AM) Tuesday’s Knicks News: Jennings, Melo not on same page [NYTimes] After an N.B.A. Christmas, the Best Games This Week (Monday, December 26, 2016 6:49:25 PM) The Cleveland Cavaliers edged the Golden State Warriors on Sunday. Can the improved Boston […]

Knicks Morning News (2016.12.26)

[ESPN] Monday’s Knicks News: Celtics hang on for close Christmas day win (Monday, December 26, 2016 5:37:22 AM) Monday’s Knicks News: Celtics hang on for close Christmas day win [ESPN] Knicks in a giving mood on defense in Christmas Day loss to Boston (Sunday, December 25, 2016 6:42:20 PM) Knicks in a giving mood on […]

2016-17 Game Thread: Knicks vs. Celtics

Merry Christmas, everyone! The Knicks host the Celtics this afternoon in a big game. If they win this one, the Knicks will actually become tied for the #3 seed in the entire Eastern Conference and ahead of the Celtics! How awesome would that be? Let’s hope that they give us all a fun Christmas present […]