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By Max Marcilla
After an exit out of the playoffs that was far too early for any Knick fans expectations, everyone has one thing to look forward to: Iman Shumpert.
Despite not playing a full season due to a league-wide lockout and an ACL tear, Shumpert has developed his game and IS ready to take the next step. Iman proved that in the playoffs, as he was the only Knick to play consistently well for both the Boston series and the Indiana series.
Iman Shumpert came into the league with one big positive and one big negative. The positive was that he was a lock-down defender, and he hasn’t disappointed on that side of the court. In his junior year (his last) as a Georgia Tech Yellow Jacket, Shumpert averaged nearly 3 steals a game and locked down his opponent. However, the one weakness was his erratic shooting.
Even in his junior year when Shumpert scored 17 points per game, he struggled shooting the ball. He had a career low 29% shooting year from beyond the arc, which was a big concern...
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Are you ready for your latest new couple alert? One of my theories is that every athlete that’s able wants to add a celebrity chick to his roster. It’s sort of like a “mama I made it moment” or at the very least, more love and adoration from the homies back home and the professional friends. :giggle: Add another jock to the pile, New York Knicks guard Iman Shumpert has been...
Unless you’re a serious observer of international basketball, you didn’t know who Pablo Prigioni was when the Knicks signed him on July 23, 2012. I was one of those, and our first look at him was during the Olympics. While Olympic hoops is a different game than the NBA, you could see right away that Prigioni was a pro, and to be overly simple, knew what he was doing out there...
Chris DiGioia kicks off our look at New York Knicks Draft Prospects by breaking down North Texas forward Tony Mitchell.
The New York Knicks are going to have plenty on their plate come draft day, and having possession of the 24th overall pick, a wide range of intriguing prospects could be available. North Texas combo forward Tony Mitchell could easily find himself in a Knicks uniform...
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New York Knicks big man Amar’e Stoudemire and his wife Alexis Welch were spotted walking around the Big Apple yesterday. Amare is seen wearing the Nike Air Foamposite One “Fighter Jet”, the first of this year’s camo colored releases from those Nike Air Penny sneaks. Great looking shoes.-TO
Amare Stoudemire Reveals New Son’s Name
Stoudemire and Wife Welcome...
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A source confirms Jason Kidd will be the new coach of the Nets.
— Stefan Bondy (@NYDNInterNets) June 13, 2013
Jason Kidd did not stay away from the NBA for long. Kidd, 40, recently retired but will return to the league as the new head coach of the Brooklyn Nets.
Kidd played for the Nets from 2001-2008 and reportedly blew the team away when interviewed for...
Over the past few weeks, we’ve been showing you some of the more miserable draft nights in New York Knicks history. In case you missed them, here’s the list that leaves much to be desired.
Nene Hilario (the Antonio McDyess trade)
If you thought things couldn’t get any worse, you are sorely mistaken. This Throwback Thursday, we’re taking you...
Every Wednesday at Turn On The Knicks our staff will debate an issue of the week surrounding the team here in Roundtable Format. Make sure to give everybody a follow on Twitter, along with follow the site right here. Let us know if you agree/disagree.
Who do you prefer the New York Knicks take with the 24th overall pick in the NBA Draft?
Joe Caporoso - Considering their position...
Though they only own the 24th overall selection in this month's NBA Draft, Glen Grunwald and the Knicks know anything they can happen.Trades often go down just seconds before a pick, and though a team may not have multiple draft choices, moves can always be made to snag another pick in order to reel in that second or third player that caught an executive's eye during workouts...
With Jason Kidd becoming the Brooklyn Nets' new head coach, Raymond Felton admits he will need to take an elevated leadership role on the New York Knicks, as well as increased pressure to make smart decisions.
“I guess that means I have to step up my game a little but more, be a little bit more of a leader,” Felton said. “It’s just a little more pressure on me I guess...
Carmelo Anthony visited his wife LaLa on the set of Think Like A Man 2 today, then stopped to take this picture with comedian Kevin Hart. Not gonna lie, Hart looks dapper. Maybe Melo shoulda stepped up and gone with the headband to spice things up. Just sayin
Happy Bday Melo
LaLa In Vegas
(good find by Terez)
Gabrielle W/O Makeup
CP3 Texts Dwight