Knicks Morning News (2017.02.28)

  • [NYTimes] Raptors 92, Knicks 91: Knicks Get Younger in a Hurry, but Aren’t Quick to Abandon Playoff Hopes
    (Tuesday, February 28, 2017 3:42:20 AM)

    After releasing Brandon Jennings and losing Joakim Noah to surgery, the Knicks built a 17-point lead against the Raptors — and lost in the final seconds.

  • [NYTimes] News Flash: Warriors Heading to Playoffs (and the Earth Is Round, Too)
    (Monday, February 27, 2017 2:26:11 PM)

    With a record of 49-9, the team has clinched a berth with a mind-boggling 24 games to play. It sealed the deal on Feb. 25, the earliest date ever.

  • [NYTimes] As Rosters Lock In, the Best N.B.A. Games This Week
    (Monday, February 27, 2017 9:42:10 PM)

    The Celtics, who stayed put at the trade deadline, and the Cavaliers, who are trying to add Deron Williams and Andrew Bogut, meet on Wednesday in a battle of Eastern powers.

  • [NYDN] Carmelo misses game-winner at buzzer as Knicks fall to Raptors
    (Monday, February 27, 2017 9:14:46 PM)

    The Knicks’ youth movement began in earnest Monday night at the Garden.

  • [NYDN] Joakim Noah undergoes knee surgery, season likely over
    (Monday, February 27, 2017 6:13:21 PM)

    It was only a matter of time before Joakim Noah’s body broke down.

  • [NYDN] Knicks to waive Brandon Jennings
    (Monday, February 27, 2017 6:13:12 PM)

    Unable to find a trade for him at the deadline, the Knicks are planning to waive Brandon Jennings.

  • [NYDN] Henrik Lundqvist says James Dolan has ‘been the best owner’
    (Monday, February 27, 2017 9:18:34 AM)

    Many hate James Dolan, but apparently The K