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The last time Marcus Camby was a full-time backup center, his team made it to the NBA Finals.That was the 1998-99 season, and to this day, still stands as the closest Camby has gotten to winning that oh so coveted NBA title.Four NBA "All-Defensive" teams and a respectable decade-plus career later, Camby has returned to the Big Apple in hopes of finally winning that trophy once and for all.Just like in 1999, when Camby backed up one of the greatest big men of all-time in Patrick Ewing, he will again don orange and blue while backing up quite the skilled center in 2012 DPOY Tyson Chandler.How much easier could life get, for the returning Knickerbocker? Backing up a player of Chandler's caliber, the pressure is all but off of Camby. Though the big man is 38 years old, he proved last season what the Knicks will set out to prove all year: age is just a number.Last season, Camby started 53 out of 59 games for the Blazers and Rockets, still managing to grab 9 rebounds and swa...
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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."
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Tyson Chandler had some criticism of former teammate Jeremy Lin, saying that the Rockets point guard couldn't run the Knicks' offense.
J.R. Smith is one of the more well-known sixth men in the NBA, but he recently expressed some unhappiness with the role. Smith wants to start for the Knicks.
New York Knicks guard J.R. Smith is making it known that he wants to start this season.
Smith has come off the bench his entire NBA career, but he told Marc Berman of the New York Post that he is ready to be a starter.
“My goal was come in here and be a starter and try to play with the other four guys on the floor,’’ he said. “As of right now we’ll see how up in the air...
Thank you Lizz Robbins for agreeing to do this interview for Knickswag.com a Knicks site for the fans 24/7.
1) Leon: What are your thoughts of the roster this season and do you believe they improved in any way?
Lizz: Yes, I think adding a veteran and proven leader like Jason Kidd, even though he’s older is going to be very effective to the lineup, especially with him coming...
New York Knicks superstar/Olympic gold medalist, Carmelo Anthony went literally sky-high in his recent cover shoot upon Manhattan’s Ace Hotel, for the November 2012 issue of Slam Magazine. This issue has me reminiscing on my purchases of Slam just for the Slamups poster inside, those were the days.Anyway check out Melo’s hip feature with the mag,as he rocks some of the...
The NY Knicks will not be playing any home games this pre-season due to the transformation of the world’s most famous arena. The point of pre-season is not where you play, but to get into shape and gain chemistry against real competition. The Knicks have the chance for the first time as a team to get to know each other.
Two years ago was the signing of Amare and Raymond and then...
Tweet This off-season, the New York Knicks added a plethora of veterans to bolster their roster. It just so happens that most of those additions are among the oldest players in the NBA. Per Buckets Per Broadway, the Knicks with their new players have secured the oldest roster in NBA history. Literally: By adding the [...]
On Wednesday, I took a look at my phone and saw a text message from my friend, Tim, about the Knicks. Our exchange went a little something (exactly) like this:
“Rasheed Wallace? What the [censored]”
“We got him?”
Yes, Wallace came out of a two year retirement to play with Mike Woodson’s New York Knickerbockers. He is 38 years old, and when last he...
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...
Marcus Camby suffered a strained left calf Friday.
I really have no words for this.
Just that it further proves how wack JR Smith truly is, don’t believe me?
Follow him on twitter: @therealjrsmith
I really have no words for this.Just that it further proves how wack JR Smith truly is, don’t believe me? Follow him on twitter: @therealjrsmith S/O to MenudoBol for the scoop.-TO
J.R. Smith Has More Than One Girlfriend
Rihanna Spent Holiday Weekend with J.R. Smith
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 [...]