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Starting last season, the inside collar of all New York Knicks jerseys read “Once A Knick, Always A Knick.” Judging by the way they move players around, this statement couldn’t be any further from the truth. Unfortunately, it sometimes means that legendary Knicks are forced to suit up as an opponent in Madison Square Garden. This was perfectly exemplified when a certain number 33 showed up donning a green Sonics uniform.
It would be an understatement to say that Patrick Ewing left everything on the floor as a member of the New York Knicks. He fought through injury after injury, taking the Knicks from playoff series to playoff series, but in due time, all good things must come to an end.
By 2000, New York was ready to hand the reigns to Latrell Sprewell and company, refusing to give their franchise center a multi-year extension. Frustrated the city suggesting that the Knicks were better off without him, Ewing angrily demanded a trade and was granted his wish. Just a month before his...
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The New York Knicks couldn’t let us just coast into training camp next week, right? Right. In a surprising move, the team announced they are demoting GM Glen Grunwald to “advisor” AKA moving him to a cabin in New Hampshire and promoting team executive Steve Mills in his place. Why oh why and what does this mean?
Speculation is running rampant about the implications of the...
Via Ian Begley and Marc Stein
The New York Knicks have reshuffled their front office yet again, announcing Thursday that former executive Steve Mills has rejoined the organization as president and general manager, replacing Glen Grunwald.
Grunwald, who served as GM for two seasons, will be reassigned as an adviser, the team announced.
“I am pleased to be able to welcome Steve...
As we inch closer to the start of training camp, several projections and lists will make their way to the internet and one such list is the top-100 players in the NBA compiled by Sports Illustrated. New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony comes in at No. 10.
Other Knicks on the list include: Amar’e Stoudemire (85), J.R. Smith (83) and Tyson Chandler (27).... Read more
The Knicks have rehired Steve Mills to be their general manager It’s alright New York Knicks fans, the rehiring that will be taking place won’t have the name Isiah Thomas attached to him. Instead, the Knicks have announced that they will be replacing Glen Grunwald with former president and general managers, Steve Mills. Via ESPN: The New York Knicks on Thursday announced the...
The New York Knicks and Brooklyn Nets have made it a point to proclaim their dominance over the city this offseason. In 2015 both teams will have to share the city.
On Wednesday the NBA is set to announce that the Knicks and Nets will co host the 2015 NBA All Star Game. It will be the first All Star Game played in New York since 1998.
Outgoing NBA commissioner, David Stern...
The Knicks @ Nite crew and important Knickswag contributors have thought night and day about who the most important Knick could be. We all have come up with some great insight into this subject, so let’s skip the bloviating and get right to it… Enjoy.
Peter Arturi –
The idea that one player could be more important than the team concept is maddening to me. Assuming Melo picks...
You’ve probably already heard that the New York Knicks decided to replace Glen Grunwald with Steve Mills as Knicks General Manager. Well, technically the Knicks didn’t fire Grunwald. Instead Grunwald will be serving in an “advisory role.”
Most sports media outlets are criticizing Knicks owner James Dolan for the “clueless” move.
Indeed, what was Dolan thinking?
The New York Knicks have signed veteran forward Ike Diogu, who has been out of the NBA for nearly all of the last two seasons.
The team announced the move Friday.
The 6-foot-9 Diogu was the ninth overall pick in the 2005 draft by Golden State and also has played for Indiana, Portland, Sacramento, the Los Angeles Clippers and San Antonio. He appeared in two games for the Spurs in...
NEW YORK (AP) -- The Knicks and Nets are working together to split the NBA All-Star weekend in New York City in 2015.
The game will be played at Madison Square Garden and the slam dunk contest and other skills events held at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn. Wednesday's announcement completes about two years of planning, an idea brought to the teams by the league to share the...
Since staring at the schedule isn’t making the 2013-14 season get any closer, TOK is breaking down the New York Knicks’ games by division . We continue with the Southeast Division.
Last Year: The Knicks won 3 out of 4 over the Champs, including two 20 point victories.
This Year: Home – January 9th (TNT), February 1st (ESPN), Away – February 27th (TNT), April...
New York Knicks: Free Agency Grades
By Mike Samuels Hoopstuff/Writer
(G) Toure’ Murry (1 year deal worth $490K)
(PG) Chris Smith (2 year deal worth $1.31 million)
(PG) Beno Udrih (1 year deal worth $1.27 million)
(C) Jeremy Tyler (2 year deal worth $1.83 million)
(PF) Kenyon Martin (1 year deal worth $1.40 million)
(F) Metta World...
The Trail Blazers still have not forgiven Raymond Felton.
Felton is now a productive point guard for the Knicks, but two years ago he kind of, sort of, pretty much quit on the Blazers. In Portland unwillingly as a result of three-team trade involving a batch of role players, Felton coasted his way to more than $7.5 million in the 2011-12 season while career lows of 11.4 points per...
Just one year after re-branding and moving the franchise to Brooklyn, the Nets co-host the 2015 All-Star Weekend alongside the New York Knicks. According to ABC, the NBA commissioner David Stern and his counterpart Adam Silver announced the official host of the 2015 All-Star Weekend on Wednesday. The All-Star Game will be held at Madison […]
Back on Wednesday, NBA commissioner David Stern was announcing the New York Knicks and the Brooklyn Nets would be co-hosting the 2015 NBA All-Star Weekend at a press conference.
Sadly for David, he had a tiny slip-up by saying that the Nets were based in New York instead of Brooklyn:
To defend Mr. Stern, the Nets did play in New York from 1968-1977.
David Stern says New York...