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We last profiled the other older-than-usual, out-of-nowhere Knicks rookie, so it makes sense to transition directly to the other. Like Pablo Prigioni, Chris Copeland was an total unknown when the Knicks scooped him up. Most of us figured he wouldn’t make much of an impact, he’d spend most of the season as the 14th or 15th man, playing garbage time and look cool while doing it. And for a lot of the season, that’s exactly what Copeland was, but just like Prigioni, he proved himself to be much more valuable than most could have reasonably expected.
The numbers: 56 gp, 13 gs, 15.4 mpg, 8.7 ppg, 42.1 3-point %
This season, Copeland proved he can score at the NBA level. He showed he’s versatile enough that he can play both as a spot-up 3-point shooter and as a one-on-one isolation threat. Early in the year, Copeland did some damage in garbage time. Almost every team has one of those guys, the ones that come in when games are out of hand and look great and make fans think “Hey! ...
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The NBA has released its 2013 Las Vegas summer league schedule. Below is the New York Knicks schedule.
Knicks vs. Pelicans July 12, 2o13 at 1pm
Knicks vs. Wizards July 14, 2013 at 1pm
Knicks vs. Bobcats July 15, 2013 at 1pm
July 17-22 Summer League Tournament
Yes, you read that correctly, a summer league tournament where a champion...
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Brooklyn Nets head coach, Jason Kidd, threw out the ceremonial first pitch Wednesday night prior to the Yankees-Dodgers game at Yankee Stadium. Kidd walked out to the mound with his youngest son, Chance, and threw a strike to Yankees catcher, Austin Romine. According to ESPN: Jason Kidd doesn’t remember if his first ceremonial first pitch, thrown in 2002, was a strike…His second...
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Depth- With Jason Kidd retiring and taking over the Head Coaching job of the Brooklyn...
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Coming into the 2013 season, part of which he played with the New York Knickerbockers, Kenyon Martin earned roughly $110,784,447.00 in his 12-year NBA career. With the money he didn’t spend on tattoos, he purchased a 15,000 square foot colony in Dalworthington Gardens, Texas. And now, it’s for sale again.
It sits on 8.4 acres
Game room with four-lane bowling...
Every Wednesday at Turn On The Knicks our staff will debate an issue of the week surrounding the team here in Roundtable Format. Make sure to give everybody a follow on Twitter, along with follow the site right here. Let us know if you agree/disagree.
Who is more important to bring back next year, Pablo Prigioni or Chris Copeland?
Joe Caporoso - After an initial urge to pick...
When I was a junior high schooler, Isiah Thomas was one of my favorite players. When my Dad and I hit the courts every Saturday morning, he’d encourage me by saying my skill could compensate for my small size a la Zeke. From that moment on, I always admired Thomas. Until he came to New York and ruined my Knicks. Now, I cringe anytime Thomas’s name and the Knicks are mentioned...
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Jay-Z celebrated the 10 year anniversary of his 40/40 Club opening in New York City.
Among the guests were Victor Cruz, Amare Stoudemire and Geno Smith, you can check out all the photos above.