Knicks Morning News (2018.09.29)

  • [Hoops Rumors] Knicks Notes: Trier, Porzingis, Hezonja, Kyrie
    (Friday, September 28, 2018 1:11:27 PM)

    The Knicks are currently carrying rookie guard Allonzo Trier using one of their two-way contract slots, but promoting him to the 15-man regular season squad isn’t out of the question, writes Marc Berman of The New York Post. Trier has made a good early impression on head coach David Fizdale, who called the former Arizona standout […]

  • [NYPost] Knicks trying to keep up with David Fizdale’s speed-ball vision
    (Friday, September 28, 2018 3:18:21 PM)

    Trey Burke has never played in a faster system in his first five seasons. Every coach likes to talk about running more, but Knicks first-year coach David Fizdale isn’t paying lip service to this goal. It’s happening in Tarrytown, and players are trying to keep up. “It’s a little fast right now, still getting adjusted…

  • [NYPost] Two reasons to believe Mudiay is ready for Knicks’ breakout
    (Friday, September 28, 2018 1:04:15 PM)

    Less turnovers. Less pounds. That’s been point guard Emmanuel Mudiay’s modus operandi during the first week of Knicks training camp. First-year coach David Fizdale said Mudiay has the lowest turnover rate of anyone during the first week of scrimmages. Mudiay’s loss of 10-15 pounds since the regular season finale has helped with stamina and adjusting…