Knicks Morning News (2019.02.22)

[Sports Illustrated] David Fizdale Believes the Knicks Have a Fortnite Problem (Thursday, February 21, 2019 12:20:50 PM) Fizdale and the Knicks are last in the East at 11–47.  [NYDN] Enes Kanter gets a win in his Blazers debut and then gets in a dig at the Knicks (Thursday, February 21, 2019 9:00:00 PM) When Enes […]

Knicks Morning News (2019.02.21)

[Hoops Rumors] Knicks Notes: Ntilikina, Mudiay, Middleton, Kanter (Wednesday, February 20, 2019 7:26:42 PM) The Knicks are about to have an overcrowded situation at point guard, writes Marc Berman of The New York Post. Frank Ntilikina is close to returning from a groin strain and Emmanuel Mudiay has nearly recovered from a strained left shoulder. […]

Knicks Morning News (2019.02.20)

[Hoops Rumors] Knicks To Sign Henry Ellenson To 10-Day Deal (Tuesday, February 19, 2019 9:16:20 PM) The Knicks will sign Henry Ellenson to a 10-day contract, according to Shams Charania of The Athletic (Twitter link). Detroit selected Ellenson with the No. 18 overall pick in the 2016 draft, but he never saw much action for […]

Knicks Morning News (2019.02.19)

[NYDN] Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving’s All-Star game conversation is giving Knicks fans false hope (Monday, February 18, 2019 5:40:00 PM) It would take a professional lip-reader to truly find out, but Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving were definitely cooking up some kind of scheme at the All-Star game Sunday night. Whether they were actually […]

Knicks Morning News (2019.02.18)

[NYPost] Phone call, testy answer: LeBron-Kyrie Lakers team-up signs are there (Sunday, February 17, 2019 11:55:52 AM) CHARLOTTE, N.C. — If the Lakers fail to land LeBron James’ preferred choice of hybrid big man Anthony Davis via a summer trade, could the Lake Show make a play at free-agent-to-be Kyrie Irving if he’s leaving Boston? […]

Knicks Morning News (2019.02.17)

[NYDN] Watch Knicks stud Dennis Smith Jr. dunk over J. Cole (Saturday, February 16, 2019 7:55:00 PM) J. Cole is no stranger to putting on shows — none, though, quite like this. The famed rapper, clad in a tie-dye hoodie, looked terrified as newly-acquired Knick Dennis Smith Jr. came barreling down on him during Saturday’s […]

2019 NBA Slam Dunk Contest Thread

I figured we should have a thread to celebrate Dennis Smith Jr. in the dunk contest this year (they’re still in the three-point contest). Let’s go, DSJ!

Knicks Morning News (2019.02.16)

[NYDN] Rick Barry thinks Kevin Durant would be nuts to leave Warriors for Knicks (Friday, February 15, 2019 4:40:00 PM) CHARLOTTE – Rick Barry, the NBA Hall of Famer who is never shy about expressing his opinion, made it clear where he stands on the most important decision of the NBA summer: In short, Barry […]

Mtn Dew Ice Rising Stars: Team U.S. vs. Team World Game Thread

They seriously couldn’t just spell “Mountain” out? Anyhow, I figured we should have a game thread for those willing to watch the Rising Star debut of New York Knick, Kevin Knox! If there’s any basketball justice in this world, Mitchell Robinson will be on the team next season as a sophomore. Where he will be […]

Knicks Morning News (2019.02.15)

[NYDN] Knicks’ franchise-worst losing streak mercifully ends at 18 (Thursday, February 14, 2019 7:20:00 PM) Knicks coach David Fizdale gives his team credit for not giving up during a losing streak that lasted nearly six weeks. “I keep talking about this team’s character,” Fizdale said. “It would’ve been very easy for us to check out […]