Found September 14, 2012 on
Hakeem Olajuwon will oversee workouts at the Knicks practice facility in Greenburgh, N.Y.
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Hakeem Olajuwon to Visit Knicks
It looks like Amar’e Stoudemire had such a positive experience this summer in Texas with Hakeem Olajuwon, he has convinced his teammates to also take part.
Stoudemire worked with Olajuwon for two-and-a-half weeks earlier this summer at Olajuwon’s house in Houston, Texas. Stoudemire came away with much more confidence in his post game...
Though the Knicks have passed on Patrick Ewing for numerous assistant coaching vacancies, and the legend most recently declined the chance to coach their D-League affiliate, it would still be oh but a dream for fans to watch the "Big Fella" even simply just mentor some of the team's players.New York will certainly be taking advantage of "The Dream," but it...
Not to play, but to coach and advise their big men: Anthony, Amare, Chandler and Camby. New York has run out of excuses as to why they can’t get it done in the playoffs. And it seems chemistry on the court is their only remaining hurdle (now that the PG issue has been addressed with Kidd) and this is why they’ve hired Hakeem.
“They both have to realize that the most important...
The New York Knicks decided if Hakeem Olajuwon was good enough for Amare Stoudemire than he's good enough for all of their big men.
Chris Broussard with ESPN reports that the Knicks have hired Olajuwon to train several of its players.
Olajuwon will fly from his home in Houston and train Stoudemire, Carmelo Anthony, Tyson Chandler and Marcus Camby at the Knicks' practice...