(Tuesday, October 23, 2018 9:24:26 PM)
Dwyane Wade knows David Fizdale from their time together in Miami and he believes the coach is changing the perception of the Knicks‘ organization. â??I think heâ??s already changed that perception. Players around the league want to play for Fiz,â? Wade tells Stefan Bondy of the Daily News. â??Now that doesnâ??t mean itâ??s going to […]
(Tuesday, October 23, 2018 11:36:03 PM)
MIAMI — When the New York Knicks visit the Miami Heat on Wednesday night, the injury list may be more impressive than the players actually on the court.
(Tuesday, October 23, 2018 3:45:00 PM)
MIAMI — When David Fizdale joined the Heat as an assistant coach in 2008, Dwyane Wade was already a Finals MVP and an All-Star, one of the true superstars of the league alongside LeBron James and Kobe Bryant.
There weren’t many reasons for Wade to listen to a young, inexperienced assistant who…
(Wednesday, October 24, 2018 12:04:23 AM)
MIAMI — Knicks shooting guard Damyean Dotson felt he did all he could do in preseason to show coach David Fizdale he belonged in the rotation. It wasn’t enough. Dotson was the odd man out of an 11-man playing field, sitting out the first two games to start the season. It probably would be up…
(Tuesday, October 23, 2018 10:27:29 PM)
MIAMI — Tim Hardaway Jr. is well on pace for a career season. As the No. 1 option for the first time in his career, the Knicks’ 26-year-old shooting guard is averaging 27 points on 41.8 percent shooting through four games. Nevertheless, he wishes the wins had risen along with his scoring. After a 1-3…
(Tuesday, October 23, 2018 6:41:01 PM)
WASHINGTON — The temptation is there, of course. Patrick Ewing’s favorite part of coaching is seeing an idea in his brain become a habit in his players’ daily routines. Right now, as he tries to rebuild the Georgetown Hoyas to a program strong enough to lure the next Patrick Ewing, that is the key talking…
(Tuesday, October 23, 2018 4:56:25 PM)
We wanted to let NBA teams get a couple of games in before evaluating how “the market” is rating the league from top to bottom. Pro basketball lines are more volatile from day to day because of injuries, the fatigue impact of back-to-backs, and the relatively recent coaching tendency to rest starters on the second…
(Tuesday, October 23, 2018 4:13:13 PM)
MIAMI — Since taking over as Knicks head coach, David Fizdale has grown particularly close to Allan Houston, who is part of the team’s front office. Fizdale calls it “ironic” after he once despised Houston — the former shooting guard who once caused so much pain on South Beach. Tuesday, Fizdale was back at AmericanAirlines…
(Tuesday, October 23, 2018 6:55:33 AM)
Five takeaways from another “moral victory” as the 1-3 Knicks took the unbeaten Bucks down to the final 1:30 before being outscored 16-6 to close, dropping a 124-113 decision Monday night in Brew City. 1. The current starting lineup has one more game to prove itself, otherwise David Fizdale will change things up, likely at…
(Tuesday, October 23, 2018 9:16:18 PM)
The Knicks new head coach is highly respected around the league, so much so, that Heat guard Dwyane Wade said the perception about New York is changing.
(Tuesday, October 23, 2018 9:42:53 AM)
Clarence who? That was the message from Mario Hezonja after former Knicks executive Clarence Gaines Jr. ripped the small forward’s defense on Twitter prior to Monday night’s 124-113 loss to the Bucks.
(Tuesday, October 23, 2018 10:07:55 PM)
A brawl with spit. Suspensions. Bad defense. Misses by James. This is the Lakers, 2018.