Found April 19, 2013 on Turn On The Knicks:
The New York Knicks have endured in one of their best regular seasons in team history, finishing with an 54-28 record under Head Coach Mike Woodson. In Woodson’s first full training camp and season under his belt at the helm, the Knicks are one of only seven teams in the NBA that have surpassed the 50 win mark. Led by superstar Carmelo Anthony, reigning defensive player of the year in Tyson Chandler, coupled with the veteran leadership of Jason Kidd, the Knicks have gone above and beyond this year, despite a few mid-season bumps in the road. However, not taking a single bit of credit away from the core of the team, it’s time to recognize the impact that Chris Copeland has had on this team. Looking at the Copeland situation from another aspect, it’s about time the Knicks front office and coaching staff deserve an immense amount of credit for what I believe was arguably the best free-agent find of the year in the 29-year-old rookie. Copeland has provided a consistent scoring threat fo...

Prigioni out, Copeland in for Knicks in Game 1

The New York Knicks were without starting guard Pablo Prigioni in their playoff opener, going with rookie Chris Copeland against the Boston Celtics. Prigioni sprained his right ankle Wednesday in the regular-season finale. Coach Mike Woodson says Saturday that Prigioni has been running and ''coming along nicely,'' but wanted to give him a few more days off. The...

TOK End Of The Season New York Knicks Bench Report

This is my last installment of the weekly bench report for the 2012-2013 New York Knicks season. In the final week of the season, the Knicks finished by winning three of their final four games. The biggest win coming on Sunday at the Garden against the Pacers, when the Knicks clinched the number 2 seed in the playoffs. Their only loss was handed to them in Charlotte when basically...

Knicks Update: Pablo to Play in Game 2?

According to Marc Berman, Mike Woodson stated that Pablo will most likely play in game 2 Tuesday night. These extended breaks in between games benefits the Knicks in every way. With Pablo back in the rotation the Knicks can go back to the starting line up that gave them so much success the last month of the season. Marc Berman NY Post: Knicks coach Mike Woodson said if yesterday...

TOK Game Recap – Knicks Close on an Encouraging “W”

In a game where Knicks fans were hoping the team could work out any last-minute kinks as long as nobody got hurt, there was quite the scary moment. On a drive to the hoop, starting shooting guard, Pablo Prigioni took a long step that sprained his right ankle. The expression on his face indicated there might be a reason to worry but thankfully the X-rays were negative. Prigioni was...

Amar’e Stoudemire Most Likely Out for Entire First-Round Playoff Series Against Celtics, Mike Woodson Says

The Knicks of the last few weeks are the Knicks that the Celtics will be seeing in the opening round of the playoffs. Knicks coach Mike Woodson said Thursday that Amar’e Stoudemire, who has been dealing with lingering knee injuries throughout the season and has been out for more than a month, is doubtful for the entire first-round series, according to ESPN. “I think he’s going...

The Many Reaction Faces Of Mike Woodson

Got four minutes to spare? Good. Spend them enjoying an entire season’s worth of reactions by Knicks head coach Mike Woodson. [BallDon'tLie] Article found on: Next Impulse Sports

Mike Woodson Post Game: Game 1

For more Knicks Post Game interviews click here The post Mike Woodson Post Game: Game 1 appeared first on Knickswag - A New York Knicks Blog - News, Rumors, and more!.

Knicks bench beats the Hawks bench in the final game of the season and Carmelo wins the scoring title 98-92

The Knicks reserves were able to overcome the Hawks reserves in the last game. It’s not like these teams were fighting for any playoff spot so it’s to be expected that they both wouldn’t play their starters. The Knicks started Earl Baron and James White while the Hawks started guys like Mike Scott and John Jenkins. Chris Copeland took full advantage of the extra playing time...

TOK Game Preview – New York Knicks vs. Boston Celtics, Game 1

We are finally ready for the NBA Playoffs to tip-off and appropriately enough they kick off with the Knicks taking on the Celtics. Make sure you check out our two-part preview from this week, along with our first round predictions and Knicks/Celtics Playoff history. The New York Knicks are finally opening up the playoffs at Madison Square Garden as first round favorites. They have...

Mike Woodson Wins Coaching Honor; We Remember Rasheed Wallace

To lighten the mood before what's sure to be an intense and gritty first round playoffs' matchup between the Knicks and Celtics, here are a couple of video clips highlighting a couple major contributors to New York's successful regular season.First, in honor of Knicks' head coach Mike Woodson taking home "Coach of the Month" honors for the season's final...

Knicks End Regular Season with Victory

By Max Marcilla Knicks 98 Hawks 92 Boxscore The Knicks have 2 days before the playoffs start, and after a 54-28 season, everyone has to be very confident. While the game that the Knicks just played, a 98-92 win against the Atlanta Hawks, had no significance for New York, there were a few things that will be noted from this game going into the playoffs. The most important thing to...

Enemy Chatter: Amar’e guarantees Knicks win, thinks god will touch him

We often wonder what opposing teams, their beat reporters and bloggers are saying about the Celtics. Here’s a look at some enemy chatter from New York. The Knicks often-injured Amar’e Stoudemire has been out the past six weeks after undergoing yet another procedure on his knees. Knicks coach Mike Woodson doesn’t expect him back for the Celtics series, but Amar’e thinks a...

Gritty Effort and Veteran Know-How Help Knicks Win Game One Against Celtics

Down by four at halftime of game one of their playoff series against the Celtics, the Knicks clearly needed to come out in the second half with a little more pep in their step.Alas, surprising to some was the fact that it was not New York's defense that needed an injection of life, but their offense instead. Mike Woodson seemed to understand that, and had a plan for the rest...
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