Found November 20, 2012 on The Sports Fan Journal:
The New York Knicks have the best record in the NBA, and no this isn't a typo or a joke. Instead of waiting for the other shoe to fall, lets just appreciate this moment for what it is. The post Temporary Excitement And The New York Knicks appeared first on The Sports Fan Journal.
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
RELATED ARTICLES

NBA Early Season Report Card

Fan map of the NBA   In every sport whenever a new season is about to tip off every team has high expectations for their squad. But after the first couple weeks of the NBA season I feel like we can already tell how each team will play out for the rest of the year. In this column I will be talking about the most surprising teams to begin the NBA year, and the most disappointing teams...

Will Marcus Camby Eventually Break the Knicks' Rotation?

Earlier today, Knicks' Coach Mike Woodson wouldn't discuss how he plans on re-acclimating Amar'e Stoudemire back into the lineup when he returns from injury next month. Will he be a starter? With New York off to such a strong start, the team needs to be careful not to rock the boat. Whose minutes would Stoudemire potentially take away?Of course, with his return nearly...

Amar'e Stoudemire may not start for Knicks after return

New York Knicks coach Mike Woodson was asked Tuesday during the team's morning shootaround if Amar'e Stoudemire will return as starting power forward.  He wouldn't really say. “I’m going to address that when we get to that point,’’ Woodson said at New Orleans Arena via The New York Post. “Right now I’m just taking it a day at a time and work the guys we...

Knicks Getting a Boost From Their Bench In Form of Defense

Often times, NBA teams like to fill their bench out with players who can score in bunches. Such an offensive boost is necessary when sitting down a team's top scorers.And over the years, the NBA's top scorer from a second unit has been continuously recognized as the league's "Sixth Man of the Year."In the early goings of the season, this NBA campaign isn'...

Donnie Walsh Spot On With Melo Assessment

Donnie Walsh may no longer be with the Knicks, but it is clear that no bridges have been burned with his former employer. Walsh spoke with New York reporters about the Knicks prior to their 88-76 victory over the Pacers, his current employer, and touched base on a number of topics regarding his old team.  Walsh spoke highly about the Knicks’ early success, and more specifically...

Rasheed Wallace Yells, ‘Ball Don’t Lie’ After Missed Austin Rivers Free Throw (Video)

If you were to ask Rasheed Wallace, he might tell you he’s never committed a foul in his life. On Tuesday night, the Knicks’ new addition clearly got a piece of Austin Rivers’ arm as the rookie drove to the basket. Wallace apparently didn’t remember that part of the play. After Rivers missed his first free throw, Wallace yelled — twice — “Ball don’t lie.” If you’re...
KNICK OF TIME

James White caps breakaway with big slam

Tweet New York Knicks reserve wing James White has been known for his highlight-reel dunks since his high school days. It was once rumored that he had a 44-inch vertical. White put his hops on display Tuesday night against the New Orleans Hornets with this high-flying slam after a steal: That was impressive, but honestly [...]

Rasheed Wallace Is The Gift That Keeps On Giving

This Thanksgiving, when you sit down with your family and loved ones and think about everything you’re thankful for, don’t forget to include Rasheed Wallace. It’s been over two years since we’ve been graced with one of Wallace’s “BALL DON’T LIE!” exclamations, leaving a basketball sized hole in our soul. And now, with Sheed’s return to the NBA and Austin Rivers...

Mike Woodson avoids hard talk on Stoudemire

As the New York Knicks ride a wave that for the time being has them registered as the best team in the NBA, more than a few people have verbally exposed the idea that at some point Amare Stoudemire could return from injury and spoil the entire affair.  Please Click Here To Read This Story

Lakers avoid a close call during Mike D’Antoni’s debut

Had the Lakers lost during Mike D’Antoni’s debut as the team’s Commander-In-Chief there may have been some slow singing and flower bringing out in Los Angeles. After the team passed on arguably the best suited coach for the job in Phil “The Zen Master” Jackson, the Lakers just had to win against the Brooklyn Nets on Tuesday. Please Click Here To Read This Story

Rasheed Wallace yells ‘Ball don’t lie!’ after Austin Rivers misses free throw (Video)

Apparently Rasheed Wallace decided to come out of retirement to join the New York Knicks for two reasons — to win a championship and to scream at people who miss free throws. The 2012-2013 season is only a few weeks old, but we can already say heckling opponents after missed free throws is Wallace’s thing. As you can see from the video above that @Jose3030 shared with us on Tuesday...

Anthony fuels red-hot Knicks

Carmelo Anthony scored 29 points and the New York Knicks extended the undermanned New Orleans Hornets' losing streak to four games with a 102-80 victory Tuesday night. Raymond Felton and J.R. Smith each added 15 points. Felton scored all of his points on five 3-pointers as New York hit 14 3s as a team. Tyson Chandler grabbed 12 rebounds for the Knicks, who've won two straight...

NBA reveals new Christmas Day uniforms (VIDEO)

Check out the Special Christmas Day jerseys the Lakers, Knicks, Nets, Thunder and Heat will be wearing on December 25th as you listen to the original version of Jingle Bells. The NBA has revealed some bold new designs for Christmas Day this year. The BIG Color uniforms are a single, solid colorway with an alternate color stencil design that give these uniforms a very distinct look...
Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.