Knicks Morning News (2019.04.14)

  • [Sports Illustrated] Hall of Famer Patrick Ewing to Serve as Knicks’ Representative at Draft Lottery
    (Saturday, April 13, 2019 12:55:11 PM)

    Ewing was drafted by the Knicks with the first-overall pick in 1985.

  • [YahooSports] Report: Patrick Ewing to represent Knicks at NBA draft lottery for a chance to select Zion
    (Saturday, April 13, 2019 1:30:28 PM)

    Former New York Knicks star Patrick Ewing is rumored to be representing the struggling franchise at next month’s NBA draft lottery. The New York Knicks are counting on Patrick Ewing to be their good luck charm at next month’s NBA draft lottery, according to ESPN. Ewing, who was New York’s last first overall pick has been tasked to represent the franchise in hopes they can land NCAA superstar Zion Williamson.

  • [Hoops Rumors] Knicks Notes: Jordan, Ewing, Williamson, Fizdale, Coaching Staff
    (Saturday, April 13, 2019 11:42:42 AM)

    The Knicks acquired veteran center DeAndre Jordan as part of the Kristaps Porzingis blockbuster in February. Jordan was viewed as a potential buyout candidate; a veteran player likely interested in latching on with a contending team. However, he finished out the season in New York. Head coach David Fizdale said this week that the Knicks […]

  • [NYPost] Now hear this: New York’s loudest sports moments
    (Saturday, April 13, 2019 6:13:19 PM)

    I won’t pretend this is any kind of complete list. I have no idea, for instance, what the old Polo Grounds sounded like in 1921 and ’22 when the Yankees and the Giants played every World Series game there. I never set foot inside Ebbets Field or the Old Garden, so I can’t tell you…

  • [NYTimes] N.B.A. Photographers ‘Do It for the Gram,’ Too
    (Saturday, April 13, 2019 5:33:32 PM)

    New technology and the rise of social media have changed what it means to take pictures of the N.B.A. One new requirement: making the athletes look good on Instagram.