Knicks Morning News (2017.08.09)

  • [NYDN] New Knicks GM Scott Perry adds three new execs to his roster
    (Tuesday, August 08, 2017 9:37:28 PM)

    New GM Scott Perry has his put his prints on the Knicks front office.

  • [NYDN] Michael Beasley, Knicks closing in on a deal
    (Tuesday, August 08, 2017 9:36:51 PM)

    Michael Beasley, the former No. 2 overall pick in the 2008 NBA draft, is reportedly working on a deal with the Knicks.

  • [NYTimes] Knicks Add Michael Beasley, a Well-Traveled Forward
    (Wednesday, August 09, 2017 1:24:10 AM)

    Beasley, the second overall pick in the 2008 N.B.A. draft, gives the Knicks depth in the frontcourt, which could lose Carmelo Anthony in a trade.

  • [NYPost] New Knicks GM was able to bring in his own guys, after all
    (Tuesday, August 08, 2017 4:28:25 PM)

    General manager Scott Perry wasn’t kidding when he said he would have freedom to reshape the front office upon his hiring by president Steve Mills. The Knicks officially announced the additions of five front-office members, including three new names — Harold Ellis, ex-Knicks guard Fred Cofield and Michael Arcieri. Arcieri, named director of basketball strategy,…

  • [NYPost] Knicks sign ‘flat-out scorer’ Michael Beasley
    (Tuesday, August 08, 2017 11:31:00 AM)

    This would not have been a signature Phil Jackson maneuver. As they fill out the final couple of slots of their 15-man roster, the Knicks announced the signing of former first-round bust Michael Beasley, a 6-foot-9 combo forward. Beasley will sign a one-year contract for the veteran’s minimum for players with nine years of service…

  • [ESPN] Knicks sign journeyman Beasley to 1-year deal
    (Tuesday, August 08, 2017 3:41:17 PM)

    Knicks sign journeyman Beasley to 1-year deal

  • [SNY Knicks] Knicks build up front office with five new hires
    (Tuesday, August 08, 2017 6:28:35 PM)

    The Knicks announced five new front office hirings on Tuesday as the team continues to take shape under new general manager Scott Perry.

  • [SNY Knicks] Knicks sign Michael Beasley
    (Tuesday, August 08, 2017 6:50:37 PM)

    Beasley was originally selected by the Heat with the 2nd overall pick in the 2008 NBA Draft.

  • [SNY Knicks] Dirk Nowitzki calls Kristaps Porzingis ‘the real deal’ at NBA Africa Game
    (Tuesday, August 08, 2017 2:10:12 PM)

    Knicks F Kristaps Porzingis and Dallas Mavericks legend F Dirk Nowitzki both exchanged positive words about each other’s game, per’s Shaun Powell.

  • [SNY Knicks] New York Sports Today: Knicks make Ron Baker signing official
    (Tuesday, August 08, 2017 10:10:13 AM)

  • [NY Newsday] Knicks sign Michael Beasley, a former No. 2 overall pick
    (Tuesday, August 08, 2017 11:28:21 PM)

    Carmelo Anthony’s saga with the Knicks continues, but the needle moved a bit Tuesday when the team announced it had signed a one-year deal with free-agent forward Michael Beasley.

  • [NY Newsday] Knicks add Craig Robinson, four others to staff
    (Tuesday, August 08, 2017 6:27:51 PM)

    The Knicks continued to reshape their front office under new general manager Scott Perry by announcing several new additions to the staff.