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Two teams that have combined for a single playoff victory over the past five seasons will meet during the opening week of the NBA season. The Brooklyn (née New Jersey) Nets will host the New York Knicks on TNT Thursday, November 1, according to Newsday. The game would mark the Nets’ first appearance on national television since April 2011, and the team’s first home game on national TV since the 2007 playoffs. Knicks/Nets is one of several possible games that [...]
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The newest member of the Knicks, Ronnie Brewer, joined Joe and Evan on WFAN this afternoon to talk about his role with the team, his unorthodox shot, and his journey through free agency:
What exactly does Ronnie Brewer bring to the table?
Hard worker, hustle player, a very good perimeter defender. I can play up tempo basketball, I can execute offense, and I can make easy plays for...
The New York Knicks have signed free-agent Pablo Prigioni, who was the starting point guard for the Argentinian national team that played Team USA in an exhibition game last week. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. The 6-3 Prigioni is 35 years old and has played professionally since 1995, primarily in the Argentine and Spanish leagues. He was a key member of the Argentina...
One of the positions the New York Knicks are still looking to solidify with the veteran’s minimum is shooting guard. They have full intentions of starting J.R. Smith this season — taking the ball out of his while going up the court and allowing him to focus on scoring and playing defense. However, they are still [...]
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Carmelo Anthony & Tyson Chandler recently sat down with ‘The Guardian‘ to talk winning an Olympic gold, sightseeing in London, and the best players at the games:
How would an Olympic gold compare with an NBA championship?
Tyson Chandler: Winning the NBA Finals with Dallas was a great experience for me. As far as the Olympics goes, it’s something that I dreamed of as a...
Since joining the Association in 1976, there has never really been a rivalry between the New Jersey Nets and the New York Knicks, however that situation could change soon now that the Nets have relocated to Brooklyn. The NBA marketing team is doing their best to stoke the competition between the two clubs, as “Newsday” is reporting that according to their sources, the Knicks...
While many teams in the Association have chosen to add youth to their rosters this summer, the New York Knicks have taken an opposite approach, shedding some younger players while replacing them with more experienced members of the NBA. Tuesday, the “New York Post” reported that the Knicks have signed veteran shooting guard Ronnie Brewer to a one-year contract, most likely...
July 26: J.R. Smith was seen getting ready to hit the golf course today when he posed for a picture with a fan.
July 26: Carmelo Anthony & Kevin Durant were spotted getting fitted for opening ceremonies this afternoon.
At a recent Jordan Brand event, Carmelo Anthony touched on the different aspects of Team USA and paying homage to the troops:
The New York Knicks 2012-2013 regular season schedule was announced last night.
Their first game of the season will start November 1st against the Brooklyn Nets in the new Barclays Center.
In all honesty, I expected the Knicks to play the Nets in Brooklyn. This is the matchup that the NBA wanted to schedule on opening night.
Let's hope this starts a new rivalry between...
That would be No. 1 overall pick Anthony Davis rocking the Burgundy & Gold during USA Basketball’s team sleepover/flight (via BuzzFeed). As Bog notes, this isn’t the first time Davis has worn the hat. But why is he wearing it? Or, who cares? Still, cute pic, guys.
The photographer was Kevin Love, who also just shared Kevin Durant and Carmelo Anthony in berets. Kevin Love is loved.
The New York Knicks will waist no time re-heating rivalries as they open the season at the Barclay’s Center on November 1st. After they battle the Brooklyn Nets for the crown of New York, they’ll host their Eastern conference rival, Miami Heat, at Madison Square Garden the very next night. What better way to get the season started than to heat up some rivalries, right? Other...
It won’t take long for the rivalry to heat up. According to Newsday, the New York Knicks will open the 2012-2013 NBA season against the Brooklyn Nets at the new Barclays Center on November 1st. It will be each team’s inaugural game and will be televised on TNT. According to the report, the Knicks home opener will be played the following night against the defending champion...