Knicks Morning News (2018.04.17)

  • [NY Newsday] Next season will be slow going for Nets and Knicks fans
    (Tuesday, April 17, 2018 2:45:31 AM)

    There’s nothing more painful than watching your team go through a slow rebuild. OK, take that back. There’s nothing more painful than watching two of your teams go through a slow rebuild, which is exactly what NBA fans around here are going to be doing for the next few years.

  • [NY Newsday] Jerry Stackhouse arrives as Knicks begin coach search
    (Monday, April 16, 2018 9:13:28 PM)

    Let the interviewing begin.

  • [NYDN] Fizdale, Jackson and Stackhouse top candidates for Knicks job
    (Monday, April 16, 2018 3:00:54 PM)

    Jeff Van Gundy was never a serious candidate for the Knicks head coaching job, that much is clear.

  • [NYDN] Jerry Stackhouse in New York to interview for Knicks’ head coach
    (Monday, April 16, 2018 12:46:23 PM)

    Jerry Stackhouse arrived today for an interview with the Knicks, the Daily News has learned.

  • [NYTimes] N.B.A. Roundup: Vintage Dwyane Wade Propels Heat Past Streaking 76ers
    (Tuesday, April 17, 2018 5:41:48 AM)

    Philadelphia’s 17-game winning streak came to a halt thanks to Wade rediscovering the magic that eluded him during stints with Chicago and Cleveland.

  • [NYTimes] Hal Greer, Hall of Fame Jump Shooter for 76ers, Is Dead at 81
    (Monday, April 16, 2018 10:32:15 PM)

    In the era of Oscar Robertson and Jerry West, Greer was a brilliant and prolific star guard in his own right, leading Philadelphia to the 1967 title.

  • [NYTimes] 2018 N.B.A. Playoff Preview: As the Playoffs Begin, the N.B.A.’s Biggest Stars Are Going Ring Hunting
    (Monday, April 16, 2018 2:22:43 PM)

    The Rockets, Warriors and Cavaliers all think they have an edge in the league’s annual contest for the jewelry that tends to dominate the conversation.

  • [NYPost] Jeff Van Gundy won’t interview with Knicks — but Mark Jackson will
    (Monday, April 16, 2018 2:41:22 PM)

    While Mark Jackson reportedly will interview with the Knicks on Wednesday, his broadcast partner Jeff Van Gundy won’t get one. The Knicks talked to Van Gundy’s reps over the weekend, but the team’s brass has decided not to schedule a sit-down. While it was reported the Knicks “reached out’’ to Van Gundy, it was more…

  • [NYPost] How Jerry Stackhouse crafted himself into hot-shot Knicks candidate
    (Monday, April 16, 2018 2:01:55 PM)

    Avery Johnson, the former Nets head coach now at Alabama, said Jerry Stackhouse’s grooming as a future NBA head man started in Brooklyn. Now Johnson feels Stackhouse is ready to take over the Knicks. Johnson, who coached Stackhouse from 2004-08 in Dallas, summoned him to Brooklyn to finish out his 18-year playing career in 2012-13…

  • [ESPN] Knicks have no interest in JVG, sources say
    (Monday, April 16, 2018 4:02:48 PM)

    Despite being the last coach to lead the Knicks to a conference title, New York isn’t interested in hiring Jeff Van Gundy, sources tell ESPN.

  • [SNY Knicks] Mark Jackson to interview with Knicks on Wednesday
    (Monday, April 16, 2018 11:21:11 PM)

    Former Golden State Warriors coach and current NBA analyst Mark Jackson will reportedly interview for the Knicks’ head coaching vacancy on Wednesday.

  • [SNY Knicks] Daily News Live: Knicks’ head coach search continues
    (Monday, April 16, 2018 7:10:44 PM)

    The DNL panel debates over which direction the Knicks’ head coach search should go and discuss the familiar candidates being interviewed.

  • [SNY Knicks] Report: Knicks currently have no interest in Jeff Van Gundy
    (Monday, April 16, 2018 4:22:30 PM)

    Though the Knicks have contacted his representatives, New York doesn’t seem interested in a reunion with former head coach Jeff Van Gundy.

  • [SNY Knicks] Mike Woodson wants to ‘finish what I started’ with Knicks
    (Monday, April 16, 2018 10:59:27 AM)

    The Knicks not only have former players in their head coach candidates pool. A former coach could see a New York reunion as well.