Found August 03, 2013 on Turn On The Knicks:
According to ESPN’s Marc Stein, the New York Knicks are in pursuit of free agent point guard Beno Udrih, in hopes of signing another veteran to come off the bench. Udrih would be a great addition to the Knicks point guard rotation with his ability to shoot the three, create shots for his teammates, while bringing solid NBA experience to the table on a nightly basis. The only catch is the Knicks can only sign a free agent to the veteran’s minimum. Udrih would have to be convinced to take a substantial pay cut, after a season where he made a respectable 7.3 million dollars while playing for the Milwaukee Bucks, then eventually finishing the season with the Orlando Magic. With Jameer Nelson constantly hampered with injuries, Udrih did a solid job filling in as the full-time point guard, showing he’s capable of even a larger role when needed. The simple fact is, Udrih can put up solid offensive numbers. Udrih obviously doesn’t have the respect, championship pedigree, and leadership tha...

Raymond Felton and His Importance to the Knicks

By Aaron Kopperl The Knicks are often criticized for their continuous use of the isolation offense with Carmelo Anthony, J.R. Smith and Amar’e Stoudemire (when he’s healthy).  The ball stops completely in one area as the entire team watches that one particular player attempt to create his own shot and be the hero of the possession. NBA teams are usually successful when they...

Carmelo Anthony Says His ‘Window Is Closing’, Wants To Bring Championship To New York

While hosting his ProCamp for kids at Queens College, Carmelo Anthony told the campers that his “window is closing” and he’s tying to win a championship with the Knicks as soon as possible. According to Marc Berman, New York Post: “My window is closing,’’ Anthony told the campers. “I’m trying to bring a championship to New York ASAP.’’ Later on, Anthony specified...

Grizzlies Remain In Talks With Mo Williams, Udrih

The Memphis Grizzlies remain in discussions with both Mo Williams and Beno Udrih. The Grizzlies are seeking for depth at point guard. Williams and Udrih are both seeking a deal above the veteran's minimum.

Will Carmelo Anthony Leave New York For Los Angeles?

Midway though the 2011 regular season, Carmelo Anthony got what he was pushing for so vehemently; to be traded from the Denver Nuggets. After the Knicks sent Wilson Chandler, Danilo Gallinari, Timothy Mozgov, and Raymond Felton packing, it looked like ‘Melo found his new home for good. On top of being born in Brooklyn, Madison Square Garden is known as the Mecca of basketball,...

Report: Knicks Cancel Amar’e Stoudemire’s Training Session With Hakeem Olajuwon

Due to knee concerns and two surgeries last season, the Knicks are being extra cautious with power forward Amar’e Stoudemire and have reportedly pulled the plug on his upcoming training session with Hakeem Olajuwon. According to the NY Post: The Knicks have decided rest is more important for Amar’e Stoudemire than “The Dream Shake’’ and wisdom of Hakeem Olajuwon. Stoudemire...

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Amar'e Stoudemire applies for Israeli citizenship

While the New York Knicks had their own mass exodus from the NBA playoffs last season, Amar’e Stoudemire is now taking his own small steps closer to the Promised Land. The Knicks power forward — with reported Hebrew roots but who wasn't raised Jewish — has applied for Israeli citizenship after becoming part owner of a Jerusalem basketball team earlier this year. Stoudemire...

Carmelo Anthony Believes ‘Window Is Closing’ For Championship

Carmelo Anthony seems to be a realist, so one can assume that he understand’s that he only has so much time left in his career to win a championship. While working at a camp Saturday, Melo admitted that his window for winning a championship is quickly closing. Melo at Queens College camp. "My window is closing. I'm trying to bring a championship to New York ASAP."...

With Al Harrington gone, Hedo Turkoglu next

The Magic really have only one more thing left to do this summer before commencing training camp. With Al Harrington's future finally resolved, the next shoe to drop appears to be the future for Hedo Turkoglu (there is also the matter of signing Romero Osby, but there is still plenty of time for that and Osby will be in training camp if he has not signed elsewhere). Turkoglu...

Magic request waivers Al Harrington

The Magic have requested waivers on Al Harrington, ending Harrington's one-year stint with the Magic that was cut short by his struggles to return from a torn meniscus and complications that arose after his offseason surgery last year. Harrington announced the decision on his Instagram and Twitter accounts thanking Magic fans for their support: It's Official... Orlando...

Report: Knicks Won’t Let Amar’e Stoudemire Train With Hakeem Olajuwon Anymore

Either Amar’e Stoudemire has had a change of heart this summer, or the Knicks are not really feeling Dwight Howard going to Houston. After agreeing to travel to Houston to train with Hall of Fame center and big man guru Hakeem Olajuwon, Stoudemire, reportedly has changed his mind, and will instead rest. You probably assumed Stoudemire chose to pass on refining his post game, and...

Magic Waive Forward Al Harrington

Veteran forward Al Harrington got his wish Friday morning when he was officially waived by the Orlando Magic. The Magic have announced they have put Al Harrington on waivers. — Josh Robbins (@JoshuaBRobbins) August 2, 2013 Harrington took to Instagram to thank Magic fans and the organization. Harrington will now try and catch on with a contender.

Sources: Knicks talking to Johnson, Pargo

Amid their search for a young big man who could provide interior scoring rebounding and defense the Knicks are having discussions with free agent Ivan Johnson a player source told The 29-year-old Johnson who became an NBA player in 2011 and has played for the Hawks was initially campaigning for a mini mid-level contract. But with remaining attractive free agents...

Magic Waive Al Harrington

Veteran forward Al Harrington got his wish Friday morning when he was officially waived by the Orlando Magic. The Magic have announced they have put Al Harrington on waivers. — Josh Robbins (@JoshuaBRobbins) August 2, 2013 Harrington took to Instagram to thank Magic fans and the organization. Harrington will now try and catch on with a contender.

Stat will not visit The Dream

New York Knicks forward Amar’e Stoudemire worked on his post game with former Houston Rockets great Hakeem Olajuwon last off season and planned on doing so this summer too. The Knicks have squashed that though as they’d like to protect their oft-injured “star”. For those who’re thinking Olajuwon’s new position with the Rockets is the reason, it’s not. Stoudemire...
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