Knicks Morning News (2018.03.01)

  • [SNY Knicks] Noah, Jack among veterans Knicks must decide to keep or let go Thursday
    (Thursday, March 01, 2018 11:25:53 AM)

    With the playoff-eligible waiver deadline on Thursday, the Knicks need to decide what to do with Joakim Noah and Jarrett Jack fast.

  • [SNY Knicks] GEICO SportsNite: Doc Rivers and Jeff Hornacek
    (Wednesday, February 28, 2018 11:38:20 PM)

    Knicks head coach Jeff Hornacek could be replaced as the head coach of the Knicks this offseason and Doc Rivers could be his replacement.

  • [SNY Knicks] Kanter: ‘Ntilikina is doing an unbelievable job’
    (Wednesday, February 28, 2018 10:40:13 PM)

    Enes Kanter understands that being a rookie in the NBA isn’t easy but says that Frank Ntilikina is doing an ‘unbelievable job.’

  • [ESPN] Durant and Beasley: From childhood friends to hoop legends
    (Wednesday, February 28, 2018 3:38:06 PM)

    The NBA forwards share stories about growing up together, how their careers took different paths and much more.

  • [NYTimes] After Fasting and Before the Sabbath, Yeshiva Debuts in N.C.A.A. Tournament
    (Thursday, March 01, 2018 6:37:07 PM)

    Yeshiva’s basketball team has won its first-ever post-season tournament berth. It is a point of pride not just for the university, but the Jewish community as a whole.

  • [NYTimes] The Warriors’ 70-Year-Old Truth-Teller
    (Thursday, March 01, 2018 4:40:57 PM)

    Ron Adams is an assistant coach with wide-ranging interests and an obsession with good basketball. He’ll send the wine back if it doesn’t taste right.

  • [NY Newsday] Jeff Hornacek sees injuries as reason for Knicks’ collapse
    (Wednesday, February 28, 2018 7:54:00 PM)

    GREENBURGH, N.Y. — Would the remainder of the Knicks season be centered upon talk of lottery picks and the development of their young guards if they hadn’t suffered major injuries early in the season?

  • [NYPost] Frank Ntilikina displaying unexpected versatility at guard
    (Wednesday, February 28, 2018 6:01:35 PM)

    So is the Knicks’ point guard of the future the Knicks’ two guard of the future? “I’m learning every day,” Frank Ntilikina said after practice Wednesday in Tarrytown. “I want to bring everything to the team. Either on the point-guard position or the 2 position. If coach wanted me to play the 5, I would…

  • [NYPost] Knicks facing decisions on Noah, Jack as key deadline nears
    (Wednesday, February 28, 2018 3:35:04 PM)

    The situation remains the same on the Joakim Noah front. “No updates,” Knicks coach Jeff Hornacek said Wednesday. Players must be waived by Thursday at 11:59 p.m. in order to have playoff eligibility for any postseason-contending team that subsequently picks them up. Noah has been away from the Knicks since a heated argument with Hornacek…