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The New York Knicks, already the oldest team in the a little older this week with the addition of power forward/center Rasheed Wallace.  The Knicks and Wallace agreed to non-guaranteed contract for the veterans’ minimum of $1.7 million for one season.  Wallace ended his retirement to play for the Knicks, last playing in the NBA during the 2009-2010 season for the Boston Celtics.      “I’m not expecting to come in here to average 25 points.  I’m not expecting to come in here to average 35, 40 minutes,” said Wallace.  “I’m not one to complain.  I know I’m not the number 1 guy here. I’m willing to accept my role.”  Wallace is expected to help the Knicks off the bench as a backup to starting power forward Amar’e Stoudemire.    Wallace will add another dimension to an already deep Knicks team, as he is an above average post defender and can knock down an outside jump shot.  His veteran leadership will also be coveted, as the goal for the Knicks front office this off-season was t

Chandler: Shaq's rankings 'comical'

Shaquille O'Neal recently appeared on ESPN and revealed his NBA centers rankings. Tyson Chandler, who did not like where he landed, found it "comical."

Knicks Rumors: J.R. Smith Says He’s Frustrated Being 6th Man, Wants to be Permanent Starter

If JR Smith was starter worthy he would start, but he is too erratic in everything he does on the court to trust with heavy minutes. He will probably get the chance but only because of the injury to Iman Shumpert. Unlike Carmelo Anthony who said he is willing to do whatever it takes to [...] [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

New York Knicks a Little Banged Up?

The Knicks emerged from their first week of training camp a little banged up. This is to be expected and not to be focused on. The older age of the Knicks’ players is something to keep in your mind, but to point at this now, is not the time. First week of camp is like going back to the gym for the first time in months. We are all in pain during that first week, so not to be worried...

Chandler Pumped With Knicks Upgrade At The Point

Many NBA observers foisted huge expectations on the New York Knicks, once they acquired Free Agent center Tyson Chandler last year. However, despite the talent in the club’s front-court, with Chandler joining Carmelo Anthony and Amar’e Stoudemire, a lack of consistency at the point guard slot, kept the squad from reaching the lofty heights that many predicted.New York had a...

New York Knicks: The Hard Work Starts Here

Effort is a personal choice, you either put it in or you don’t. The Knicks are putting in the effort early and proving  how bad they want that elusive NBA Championship. Reading this report earlier on twitter from Jared Zwerling has me crazed with excitement. Effort and Injury, in my opinion was the part of the Knicks’ game that ended their season last year. @JaredZwerling...

J.R. Smith is sick of being a sixth man

J.R. Smith is one of the most interesting players in the NBA. Anyone who has ever watched him play knows that  offensively, he is as talented as they come. When he gets hot and his shot starts falling, forget about stopping him. This is what makes him a great video game player, for those of you NBA 2K fanatics. For most of his career, he has been a sixth man. His instant offense...

JR Smith wants to start for the Knicks this season

JR Smith joined the Knicks last season in February after spending time in China during the lockout. Smith came off the bench as a an energy guy, someone who could score in buckets and give the team a boost off the bench. During the playoffs he was one of their top scorers. So is it [...]

Camby Sidelined With Strained Left Calf

Marcus Camby suffered a strained left calf Friday.

Dropping Links: Sunday, October 7, 2012

Straight to the links as the 1:00 contests are about to kick off. - Curt Schilling thinks Bobby Valentine is "gutless" |Awful Announcing| - Timothy Olyphant will guest star on The League this season |Warming Glow| - A review of Out of the Park Baseball '13 |Hall of Very Good| - The early reviews for NBA 2K13 are great |Pastapadre| (I'll have my NBA 2K13 review...

Carmelo Wants To Play Less Minutes At Power Forward This Season

Carmelo Anthony typically has played small forward during his career.

Baron Davis, Danny Granger & Amar’e Stoudemire guest star on Fox’s “The Mindy Project”

Knicks stars Baron Davis and Amar’e Stoudemire plus Pacers forward Danny Granger will be featured on the new Fox Comedy, “The Mindy Project” next week.  In a scenario that gets played out in various night spots across the country every week, three NBA players invite a woman to their VIP table whose hanging out with [...]

Sheed Picks Up Boxing For The Knicks

Que the Rocky music. There it is.Proof Rasheed Wallace is doing anything and everything to get into proper shape for the upcoming season. But man, teaching Sheed how to box?That can become a liability, quick.
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