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Amar'e Stoudemire has gone from punching a fire extinguisher last season to reportedly saying he is willing to pack a punch off of the New York Knicks’ bench this season.
It depends how his injured left knee responds over the course of at least the next two weeks. Then it is on.
Or is it?
Believe it or not, a sixth-man role for Stoudemire just might be the final resolution to solving the dilemma of a co-existing relationship with Carmelo Anthony.
But that is head coach Mike Woodson's decision to make.
According to a source who spoke with ESPN New York.com's Ian Begley, Stoudemire would accept a role as the Knicks' sixth man if asked by Woodson, who has been rather tight-lipped about what role Stoudemire would play for New York upon returning from arthroscopic surgery and rehabilitation regiment during the past four weeks.
All he cares about right now is helping the team and winning," said one source, who has been around Stoudemire reg...
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The Knicks have been on a roll without Amar'e Stoudemire, and he reportedly would be willing to accept a sixth man role when he returns.
Current Lakers coach Mike D'Antoni says he regrets his decision to leave the Phoenix Suns in 2008 to coach the New York Knicks.
Have you forgotten? KnicksJournal.com is giving Knicks fans and its readers alike the exclusive opportunity to meet one of the team's heroes from Wednesday night's big 102-88 win over the Bucks!Alas, we're not talking about Pablo Prigioni, who had his best outing as a Knickerbocker in the victory. Though the rookie came up in the clutch, scoring 11 points and dishing...
The New York Knicks could be getting a nice Christmas present as forward Amar'e Stoudemire's goal is to return in late December and possibly play against the Lakers Christmas Day, reports the New York Post.
According to the New York Post's sources Stoudemire hasn't even ran on the court following his left-knee-debridement surgery Nov. 1.
Stoudemire said earlier...
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J.R. Smith had a nice night in the Knicks’ blowout win over the Wizards on Friday night. He also added a highlight reverse alley-oop dunk with the assist from the Knicks third string point guard Pablo Prigioni. Smith and Carmelo Anthony propelled the Knicks with 20 points a piece, but no two points were prettier than these two for Smith: The post J.R. Smith has nice reverse...
Mike D’Antoni helped turn the Phoenix Suns into a championship contender before abruptly leaving for the New York Knicks after the 2008 season, and now the current Lakers coach says he regrets making the move. D’Antoni led the Suns to the playoffs four straight seasons. They even made back-to-back appearances in the Western Conference Finals, and I’ll argue if it weren’t...
The whispers have already started about New York’s awesome start to the season and how that ties into Amare’s return from his injury.
It seems they’ve found a system and its flow is effective, to say the least. But where does that leave Stoudemire and his starting role? An anonymous source in New York says that he’s fine with the idea of coming off the bench….
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Carmelo Anthony and JR Smith each scored 20 points, and the New York Knicks beat the Washington Wizards for the 10th straight time, 108-87 on Friday night.
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MILWAUKEE -- Before his team hosted the New York Knicks on Wednesday night, Milwaukee coach Scott Skiles wasn't shy about what the Bucks had to do in order to win their second consecutive game. In short, the Bucks had to find a way to keep Carmelo Anthony in check. The plan didn't work as well as Milwaukee had hoped. Anthony scored 29 points and pulled down eight rebounds...
NEW YORK -- The New York Knicks are off to one of their best starts, the Washington Wizards are amid one of their worst and the teams played accordingly Friday night. The Knicks routed the Wizards 108-87 at Madison Square Garden, giving them their 11th win of the season, all coming in November. It was their most wins in the month since the 1972-73 Knicks, their last NBA championship...
MILWAUKEE -- Carmelo Anthony scored 29 points and had eight rebounds as the New York Knicks beat the Milwaukee Bucks 102-88 Wednesday night at the BMO Harris Bradley Center. Steve Novak, who grew up in the Milwaukee area, played collegiately at Marquette, had one of his best games of the young season, finishing with 19 points on 7-of-10 shooting while going 5 of 7 from beyond the...