Knicks Morning News (2019.03.24)

  • [Hoops Rumors] Frank Ntilikina Believes ‘Nothing Is Lost’ As Knicks Guard Returns
    (Saturday, March 23, 2019 12:11:48 PM)

    After an extended absence, Knicks point guard Frank Ntilikina returned to action on Friday against the Nuggets. New York’s first-round pick from 2017 played in 25 minutes, tallying five points, five assists and four rebounds. The Frenchman had not suited up since Jan. 27 when he suffered a groin injury that sidelined him for nearly […]

  • [FOXsports] Knicks face the Clippers on 3-game losing streak
    (Sunday, March 24, 2019 3:05:19 AM)

    DeAndre Jordan and the Knicks will play host to the Los Angeles Clippers at Madison Square Garden

  • [NYPost] The all-time best players who were ‘lifers’ with their NY teams
    (Saturday, March 23, 2019 6:13:30 PM)

    Now that Mike Trout is signing for what will surely be the balance of his career to play for the Angels, he has a distinct opportunity to join what has become a shrinking club: the great player who plays every moment of his career for one team. This is something that fascinates us as sports…

  • [NYPost] Kevin Knox wants future Knicks’ Marches to have Kentucky feel
    (Saturday, March 23, 2019 2:04:25 PM)

    A year ago at this time, Kevin Knox was another member of the Kentucky basketball factory, albeit with his freshman season ending abruptly in a heartbreaking loss to Kansas State in the Sweet 16. The rookie forward has endured both high and low stretches within his game during his first year with the league-worst Knicks,…

  • [NYPost] Fizdale sets long-term award goal for ‘uncanny’ Mitchell Robinson
    (Saturday, March 23, 2019 1:10:50 PM)

    David Fizdale believes Mitchell Robinson’s “natural” and “uncanny” shot-blocking abilities will one day make him a candidate for the NBA’s defensive player of the year award. The Knicks’ 7-foot-1 second-round pick has managed at least two blocked shots in 21 straight appearances entering Sunday’s home game against the Clippers. Robinson, who didn’t play college ball…

  • [SNY Knicks] Kevin Knox wants Knicks games to feel like March Madness next season
    (Saturday, March 23, 2019 7:49:11 PM)

    With March Madness in full effect, Kevin Knox is nostalgic as he remembers this time last year he was wearing Kentucky’s blue and white trying to win a National Championship.

  • [NYTimes] The Making of Ja Morant
    (Sunday, March 24, 2019 12:21:07 AM)

    A role player as a freshman, the Murray State star stepped out of the shadows and straight into the N.B.A. draft lottery.